New Mill planning application war heats up as villagers report Holme Valley Land Charity to council watchdog

Meanwhile Land Charity member reports Kirklees Council for delay on Sude Hill application

Unpaid council tax, business rates and housing and rental payments topped £8.9m

Kirklees Council facing £9m debt write-off

But authority says while it may be 'written-off' for accounting purposes - Kirklees can still chase money its owed

Kirklees Council Chief Executive Adrian Lythgo

Kirklees Council chief's pay now tops £150k

A management review is underway to cut £489,000 from Kirklees senior management pay in the next three years

Wanted: Volunteers for Huddersfield Carnival 2015

Organisers need people to fill dozens of roles due to funding cuts, which has also affected activities

Huddersfield Town Hall

Builder wins go-ahead for housing in Skelmanthorpe

Kirklees Council planners back scheme for 85 homes on grazing land while only one of two Cleckheaton plans is successful

Kirklees Council must boost district's creative sector, says study

Creative industries are making a major contribution to the Kirklees economy, a study has revealed

Artist's impression of the ski slope proposed as part of the HD One project

£9m regeneration loan for HD One would be "good business" for Kirklees

Kirklees Cabinet agree to explore £9m loan for HD One development

'We're putting our own house in order to tackle low pay' Kirklees Clr says as new policy is backed

But oppositon councillors said Kirklees plans were not costed

Road sweeper saves toddler stranded in middle of Leeds Road

The child - believed to be two-years-old - wanted to get an ice cream from Dixons Milk Ices

Huddersfield Sports Centre, the proposed site for the axed Tesco store.

Kirklees confirms it will clear old sports centre site to sell on after failed Tesco deal

More details have emerged of the £18.79m settlement and the negotiations between the council and the financially-troubled retailer

Child in classroom

Book your holidays now - Kirklees agree school term dates until 2018

For the first time Kirklees sets two years of school term and holiday dates to help parents plan

Short-staffed Dewsbury care home permanently shut by inspectors

Oxford Grange will not re-open at current site after operator's registration revoked

Huge backlog in bulky waste collections in Kirklees

Council staff working extra shifts to try and catch up

Colne Riverside Park Project: Businesses pledge cash for Greenstreams project

John Smith's Stadium managers pledge first donation for five-mile park from Milnsbridge to Cooper Bridge

Park Valley House attracts two occupiers

Holmfirth Dyers and Momentum Sales Solutions are taking space at former mill offices Park Valley House in Lockwood

Huddersfield Sports Centre, Southgate, Huddersfield. exclusive

Kirklees Council scooped £18.79m from failed Tesco deal

Figure can be revealed as details of agreement between Tesco and Kirklees look set to emerge

Valley Wind withdraw bid for three 100m turbines in the Colne Valley

Community wind group had faced battle after Kirklees planners signalled refusal status

Obituary: Animal lover Gurdev Singh

Former bus driver Gurdev Singh, of Beaumont Park was a respected member of Huddersfield's Sikh community


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