The Mirfield 25 site on land off Leeds Road and Slipper Lane in Mirfield

Kirklees Council could have asked for £4m but they will settle for £1m - see why here

Major employment and housing plans on agenda of new planning committee

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Huddersfield shops raided for illegally-imported cigarettes

Police and licensing officials carry out raids

Huddersfield doctors and Kirklees health officials to take part in Yorkshire ebola planning exercise

Kirklees Council and Huddersfield Royal Infirmary involved in Public Health England plan

Huddersfield bowlers back in numbers at Huddersfield Sports Centre for crucial season

Defiant teams hope to carry on bowling

Essential repairs work starts on historical Huddersfield's New Street Co-operative building

Essential repairs work is now being carried out on the historical Huddersfield Co-operative building in New Street

Award-winning music star DJ Yoda to headline at Huddersfield's Festival of Light

Unique sci-fi film and music show for St George's Square

Golcar Scout and community centre asset transfer bid put into question despite being given go-ahead by Kirklees Council three months ago

4th Huddersfield Golcar Scout Group does not know whether its asset transfer bid will continue as planned due to confusion over management

Duke of York presents award to Skelmanthorpe sports charity

Dearne Valley Sports Village receives community initiative status

Growing for gold: Netherton Infants and Nursery School transforms grounds to become gardening hub

The school hopes that the improvements will enable them to put on community courses with Kirklees Council

Colne Valley Business Network bounces back on the scene to throw spotlight on 'inspirational' local talent

And many businesses, big or small, have been invited to attend the network's next meeting on January 20

Plans showing housing proposals in the Grimescar Valley

National Milestone Society launch TV bid to resurrect historic Colne Valley Jaggers packhorse trail

Members want to transform the 220 metre trail out of 'terrible disrepair' into a heritage rich walking trail

Kirklees Council

Huddersfield's newest sports club bowled over with members at Greenhead Park

Huddersfield Petanque Club is growing in popularity since it began six months ago

File photo dated 08/02/12 of a pupil at work in a classroom as more children are reaching the standards expected of them in the three Rs by the time they leave primary school, new figures show. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday August 28, 2014. But tens of thousands of youngsters are still failing to achieve the expected level in reading, writing and maths. The results of this year's national curriculum tests - known as Sats - show a four percentage point improvement in the proportion of 11-year-olds gaining at least a Level 4 - the standard expected of the age group, in the basics. See PA story EDUCATION Tests. Photo credit should read: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Battle for school places rages on as the Examiner reveals the most popular schools in Kirklees and Calderdale

Find out just how over or under-subscribed your local school is here


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