Batley bookies gets the go-ahead - but Kirklees councillors are not happy about it

Councillors rule on three north Kirklees applications

Barratt and David Wilson Homes offered just TWO affordable units

It's an absolute joke: Councillor slams builders trying to cut affordable housing

Kirklees councillors angry after Barratt Homes bid to reduce affordable housing for Golcar estate

Pies and pints will contribute to Town's balance sheet

Huddersfield Town get percentage of food and drink sales at John Smith's Stadium

Now with French hospitality giant Sodexo Prestige having taken over the catering contract, Town chairman Dean Hoyle has negotiated a share of the pie

Skip company Hunter Group under investigation by Environment Agency after waste spills onto river bank

Lockwood firm, under fire for not collecting skips, also accused of damaging pavement

A lifeline for many, how Kirklees Council's home library service team rise to the challenge

Mayor of Kirklees traces the steps of the council's home library service

11-storey student complex with 290 flats to be built near Kirklees College waterfront site?

Plans for land near to Kirklees College building are in addition to the 500 flats already being built there

Councillor wants greater powers to stop travellers using public land

Anger at mess left in Mirfield park by travellers

One in ten in Kirklees at risk of developing type 2 diabetes

  • NHS

Health officials to launch new scheme amid fears of thousands of new cases

Kirklees councillors agree to sell former Dewsbury supermarket land - but could use it for a care home

Retail interest shown in council-owned site but councillors keen to explore wider potential

Colne Valley roads may not be resurfaced for '20 years' councillor warns

Kirklees cabinet branded 'out of control' after changing road resurfacing priorities

Councillors to rule on housing plan for former Huddersfield school

Kirklees planners signal ok for former Stile Common School site to become housing but it's up to councillors

Jenny Butterfield admits animal cruelty after moving out and leaving her dog behind to die of starvation

Kirklees Magistrates' Court heard that the pet, named Woody, was so hungry he had swallowed birthday candles

Councillors to rule on housing plan for former Huddersfield school

Kirklees planners signal ok for former Stile Common School site to become housing but it's up to councillors

Is your street in line for resurfacing? Kirklees Council has (some) money to spend on local roads

Councillors to decide which 'unclassified' roads should be improved across the district - take a look at the list of roads here

Roebuck Memorial Homes in Dalton

The most beautiful council houses in the country? The search is on for someone to help save them

Trust appeals for donations and volunteers to turn around ornate but dilapidated 'council' estate

Money cash

Kirklees Council set to lose £1.6m from public health budget - and jobs may go

Councillors prepare for Government's cash 'clawback' from budget used to tackle smoking, obesity and more

Are they near you? Kirklees Council selling off 21 plots of land for housing

21 sites in Newsome, Clayton West, Denby Dale, Slaithwaite, Dewsbury, Batley, Heckmondwike and Shepley land could be sold off

WATCH: Katrina Cliffe soars from apprentice to company director

She advocates apprenticeship schemes to today's exam students

Dewsbury care home boss admits tougher rules forced him to close three homes, losing £2m in the process

Surinder Khurana says CQC gave him hell putting his own health at risk


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