Harold Blackburn's Daisies on the Piazza

Pictured: Huddersfield through the years

The 20 works, all from the Kirklees collection, show an evolving town as well as depictions of buildings long gone from the local scene

Marsden Mechanics Hall

Time in Colne Valley village stands still after iconic Marsden Mechanics Hall clock stops

Now the team who manage the hall, which they hope to bring under full control of the community, have launched a bid to bring it up to speed

Site of proposed wind turbine on land next to track leading to Cupwith Reservoir, above Nont Sarah's at Scammonden.

Controversial decision over 100m wind turbines in Colne Valley deferred

Colne Valley Co-operative makes late representations ... and a foggy day didn't help

Les Clancy of Silver Lining, Market Avenue, Huddersfield, with flyers banned by Huddersfield University Students Union.
Compo and Nora Batty
Kirklees Council logo

Barcelona, Stockholm, Athens, Warsaw ... and Kirklees - council wins €1,000,000 for 'bartering' plan

Kirklees rated as top 5 winner in global competition for community sharing idea

Longley School

Just 70 responses from 2000 people contacted over Kirklees Council plans for special school changes

Longley and Lydgate schools affected by Kirklees Council plans

Marsden Jazz Festival 2013

Watch: Were you at Marsden Jazz Festival 2013?

We look back to last year's event, where rainy weather failed to dampen spirits

Public meeting set to rally residents to save Kirkburton Library

Meeting on October 7 will kick-start process to save village library

Fly tippers turn Crosland Hill country lane into rubbish dump

Road next to airfield targeted by criminals dumping building and motor waste

Clr Nigel Patrick, Holme Valley South Conservative, Colne Vallley MP Jason McCartney with Netherthong resdients, members of Netherthong Action Group, opposing housing plans

Planning Inspector overrules Kirklees councillors to allow controversial Netherthong housing plan

Developer gets consent due to Kirklees' lack of five-year housing supply

Slaithwaite Library.

Kirklees Council gets £826k boost by selling vacant buildings and land

Auction saw some Kirklees Council lots sell way above guide price

cash, money

Kirklees' social workers leaving to join Calderdale service after 'golden handcuff' incentive

Kirklees has seen some staff leave to work for Calderdale after financial incentive was introduced

Sheepridge Post Office plans given the go ahead for new village amenities

Existing Post Office will be demolished and rebuilt at the site on Sheepridge Road

First affordable homes are completed as part of a 300 home development in Lindley Moor

The 18 houses havd been constructed by housebuilder Miller Homes

Pictured outside their shops on Carr Lane, Slaithwaite are, l to r, Carol Wood (Green Valley Grocers), Terry Bullen (Blackburn Menswear), Janice Joyce (Vanilla Bean), Ray Howard (Colne Valley Motor Parts) and Richard Grange (E and R Grange, Butchers)

Slaithwaite road changes hit businesses and disabled say firms

Businesses in the main shopping street, Carr Lane, are now faced with nowhere for delivery vans to unload and the loss of a 'much-used' disabled spot

Sabiq Arshad, Assistant Manager of Aldi in Milnsbridge,Clr Hilary Richards and Polly McGrail, Chair of Milnsbridge Enhancement Group welcome the new solar light


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