C&K Careers make the case for higher level apprenticeships

Kirklees Council is urgibng firms to take on a higher level apprentrice through a new grant scheme

Portable en suite potty for toddlers designed and sold by Dalton mum's new business

Hairdresser Alison Toole, of Dalton, has just launched her pop up privacy room and toilet which fits in a rucksack

Bradley Pavilion expected to get £100,000 from Kirklees Council after arson attack

Changing rooms destroyed in blaze could now be replaced

Kirklees Local Plan: Consultation on huge housing and industry plans extended by five weeks

February 1 deadline comes amid complaints Christmas was overshadowing crucial consultation

Holmfirth Civic Hall

Six month reprieve for threatened Holmfirth Civic Hall as Kirklees Council extends bookings

Hall was to cease taking bookings past March 31 as community groups work to take over village hub

Kirklees Local Plan: Golfers reveal special place in their hearts for Bradley Park course

One man says he loves course so much he comes from Rochdale

The Taylor family from Brighouse are upset that any redevelopment of Bradley Park could see a memorial destroyed

Family's torment as dad's memorial faces being paved over in Bradley Park housing plans

The ashes of Beverley Taylor’s late husband Jim are buried near the fifth green, next to his memorial tree planted after his sudden death in 1998

Isaac Nash with little sister Greta

Sport England objects to proposed Isaac Nash skate park at Highburton Recreation Ground

Objection by statutory body is a blow to Isaac Nash Trust which has raised more than £100,000 for project

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne delivers his joint Autumn Statement and Spending Review to MPs in the House of Commons

Kirklees Council tax bills could rise by £25 to pay for social care

Chancellor George Osborne confirms care precept in Spending Review

Dalton Grange saved from demolition

But Syngenta set to call time on historic building's use as a wedding venue

Find out the healthy life expectancy where you live

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Clr Viv Kendrick is urging people to get tested early

Kirklees Council backs World AIDS Day with appeal for people to have HIV tests

Clr Viv Kendrick says early treatment can save your life

Kirklees Labour party reveals who will fight 2016 elections

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

Aaron Vowles crash: Police make new appeal for witnesses to fatal collision

Kirklees Council boss pays tribute to young biker

Whitcliffe Mount Sports Centre
Standard House, Huddersfield, could be converted into student flats

Huddersfield town centre's Standard House to be turned into student flats

Former home of Standard Fireworks to be transformed into 55 student flats and 'edgy' coffee shop

Councillors argued over the proposed Local Plan

Kirklees Local Plan: Council defends consultation for biggest building plan in Huddersfield for a generation

Independent planning expert joins complaints that documents are hard to understand

Royds Hall new school steel work goes up.

Royds Hall Community School: Work well under way on new multi-million pound primary school at Paddock

Some 420 new places to be offered to youngsters, with more than 1,500 pupils by 2020

Traffic wardens to be brought in at Great Northern Retail Park

They will patrol the site each weekend before Christmas after motorists faced huge problems on Saturday


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