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Cheers! Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival could be back ON

New group called Huddersfield Live! set to take over running of popular festival

Do you struggle to find suitable child care for your children?

Mums and dads want more after-school and holiday clubs

Honley Community Centre

Suspended Stay and Play sessions in Honley and Marsden to be reinstated

Date set for return of fun sessions for mums and toddlers

Isaac Nash

Police continue to investigate sergeant accused of abusing his position over Issac Nash skatepark

Sgt Austen Brook submitted objection letter to Kirklees Council

Sam Hunter arriving at Huddersfield County Court

Lockwood tip fire: Who should pay for the clean up?

Judge set to decide who is responsible for clearing waste mountain

Lockwood tip fire: 'It's not right that council taxpayers should pay for clean up' says judge

Judge has sympathy - but agony goes on as court hearing is adjourned

Lockwood tip fire: Businesses hit out over 'wall of silence' from Kirklees Council

Group of Lockwood firms demand answers over fumes from former Hunters tip

WATCH: Sam Hunter delivers two-fingered gesture over Hunters tip site clear up

Company boss turns up at Huddersfield County Court in grubby vest

Jo Cox

Will there be a vote to find replacement for Jo Cox MP?

Batley and Spen by-election scheduled but not certain

Anger as Batley car park left a "state" from flytipping and vandalism

Kirklees-run Field Lane car park has been ruined by dumped furniture and a burnt-out car

What a mess! Huddersfield's main Post Office looks like a giant waste bin

Traffic cone, oil container, takeaway food boxes, plastic bottles and cans dumped outside historic building

Mum's match-making led to a lifetime of love for Trevor and Kathleen Burgin

Beaumont Park couple celebrate SEVENTY years of marriage

Lockwood tip fire: Council taxpayers must dig deep for clean-up costs

Kirklees Council sets aside public money to clear up waste

Kirklees Council to pay £205,000 to tear down 'eyesore' Moldgreen homes

Approval to demolish the Wakefield Road properties last year but failure to make contact with a private owner held up the process

Public meeting called to save 'threatened' Slaithwaite Civic Hall

A group wants to take it from Kirklees Council to bring it under community control

Kirklees Council

Latest planning applications received by Kirklees Council

Latest plans to be submitted to the council    

Contractors helping firefighters at the tip last Sunday

Kirklees Council to foot bill for Lockwood tip fire

Cabinet said they hoped to recoup some money from prosecutions and from the Environment Agency

The ski slope proposed as part of the HD One project

Kirklees Council cabinet approve £4m loan to turn HD One ski slope dream "into a reality"

The cabinet also approved transfer of ownership of Holmfirth Civic Hall to parish council

Marsden Mechanics Hall

Parents angry as Marsden and Honley Stay and Play sessions suspended

Staff shortage leads to Stay and Play hiatus

Enforced clean up suits eccentric Jake Mangel-Wurzel down to the ground

Council allows joker Jake to keep his two telegraph poles - and his throne


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