Mirfield housing plans shelved at 11th hour

Developer's decision greeted with caution by campaigners

Students from Kirklees College help smarten up AFC Emley's Welfare Ground for new season

Trainees from Dewsbury Construction Academy give football club a boost on eve of campaign

No way Bellway: Planners set to reject new housing estate for Balderstone Fields in Mirfield

Planning officers recommend refusal for controversial scheme - but battle only just beginning

Tim and Adele Bilton of the Spiced Pear, Sheffield Road, Hepworth.

Holme Valley chef Tim Bilton faces second cancer battle

Spiced Pear to focus on tearoom as TV chef faces surgery for second time after initially recovering from eye cancer

AFC Emley

Cleethorpes trip for AFC Emley as Brighouse Town host Guiseley

The non-league sides are stepping things up in pre-season

Get lost with Caro in Yorkshire's Sculpture Triangle

West Yorkshire hosts a summer exhibition celebrating the work of British sculpture Anthony Caro.

Suicide of popular Holmfirth businessman 'with everything to live for'

Inquest hears that Jonathan Platt 'hid depression for years'

Borough of Kirklees swimmers bag three gold medals at Northern Region age-group championships

Two Borough of Kirklees swimmers struck gold at the ASA North East Regional Age-group Summer Championships held at the Manchester Aquatic Centre

Brass bands descend on Brighouse for annual contest

Crowds gather on streets to enjoy the music which included a band from the USA

Hundreds pay silent tribute to victims of Tunisia attack

Muslims show respect for Isis victims and condemn crimes

Police make fresh appeal over Cooper Bridge crash

One man still serious in hospital as eight are hurt

Property of the Week: Lower Maythorne Farm in Holmfirth

Sitting on the very edge of the Holme Valley is this former farm, which now offers a stunning combination of old and new

AFC Emley welcome introduction of play-offs

Three sides will now win promotion from the Northern Counties East League

Kirkwood Hospice Midnight Memory Walk

WATCH: Hundreds take to streets for Kirkwood Hospice Midnight Memory Walk

More than £96,000 raised — a record total for the charity event

WATCH: Campaigners take to the skies with camera drone in battle to save Balderstone Fields

Mirfield town councillor Steve Benson wants video to go viral

Ford Inn and Bradley's Restaurant look to a new future

The Ford Inn at Holmfirth has changed hands while Bradley's Restaurant in Huddersfield is on the market

Halifax reveal house prices rose by 8.6% in May

Land Registry statistics have identified the most expensive properties in Kirklees and Calderdale

Inquest opens into mystery death of Holmfirth businessman Jonathan Platt

Hundreds expected to attend funeral on Friday

AFC Emley

AFC Emley hope Wednesday night switch will attract Huddersfield Town fans

Midweek games at the Welfare Ground have often clashed with those at the John Smith's Stadium


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Huddersfield Giants correspondent
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Crime correspondent
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Health Correspondent
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Local Government Correspondent
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Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent