Kirklees Labour party reveals who will fight 2016 elections

Axed Dewsbury councillor Karen Rowling set to take on Mirfield Tory Martyn Bolt


Are some councillors overruling officials to get taxi drivers with convictions back on the road?

Councillor hits out after colleagues hand reprieves to four out of five drivers brought before regulatory panel

Taxi rank

Taxi drivers' bid to use 15-year-old cars is knocked back by Kirklees councillors

Licensing panel says it will wait and see what other West Yorkshire councils want

'Vaping' with an e-cigarette

Traders who sell e-cigarettes to under 18s face fines of up to £2,500

West Yorkshire Trading Standards to enforce law on selling to children and young teens

Licence granted to Newsome Tap pub in former working men's club

The pub hopes to use part of the bowling green at the back as a car park if planning permission is granted to its owner

Denby Cricket Club

Denby Cricket Club wins approval for alcohol sales despite opposition from villagers

'Alcohol sales will help our financial position', club treasurer says


New Mayor of Kirklees Clr Paul Kane sworn in at mayor-making ceremony

The new mayor, who took over from Clr Ken Smith, will have his partner, Mrs Susan Bedford, as mayoress

Kirklees mayor's fundraising for Kirkwood Hospice is set in stone

Commemorative stone unveiled after mayor raises £7,300 for the hospice

First swimmers dive into Huddersfield's new leisure centre which was officially opened by the Mayor this morning

Mayor of Kirklees even tried out the fitness suite at the centre, said to cost £36m

Poignant moment as poppies flutter in the wind during dedication of memorial garden in Ravensknowle

The Bishop of Huddersfield, the Rev Dr Jonathan Gibbs, formally dedicated the Tolson Heritage Memorial Garden

Events planned to mark anniversary of VE day in Huddersfield

Beacons to be lit at Castle Hill and Holmfirth

Memorial to bomber crew killed in crash at Farnley Tyas

Seventy three years on, RAF veterans unveil plaque to honour victims at crash site


WATCH: Huddersfield Scouts stage St George's Day parade in Beaumont Park

400 members of Huddersfield South West District at Beaumont Park

Nick Lawton-over Wessenden Valley

Why love Yorkshire? Famous Kirklees men and women speak out about what makes the county so great

Celebrities gave their opinions following a survey of the public

Members of Colne Valley Male Voice Choir.

Holocaust memorial candle by artist Anish Kapoor to be lit at Dewsbury Town Hall

Candle artwork one of 70 to be lit to commemorate 70 years since liberation of Auschwitz

Special service held in Huddersfield to welcome the new Bishop of Huddersfield, the Rt Revd Dr Jonathan Gibbs

The civic service took place at Huddersfield Parish Church over the weekend

Red carpet treatment for Huddersfield University as Anne, Princess Royal, arrives in town

She was there to conduct the official opening of the institution's new Student Central building

Computer graphic of the proposed Tesco Extra store at Southgate, Huddersfield


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