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Villager calls for action after HGV gets stuck on Miry Lane

It was trapped there for at least an hour and Steve Cook now wants warning signs to be put in place

Travellers leave trail of rubbish at derelict pub site in Salendine Nook

Caravans parked up at former Spotted Cow pub for three weeks

Ofsted tells local primary school again that it needs to improve

Education watchdog says some pupils not making enough progress

8.8% of children in Kirklees are taught in classes exceeding the statutory limit of 30 pupils

Kirklees primary pupils suspended for assaulting staff hits nine year high

But Kirklees Council says the numbers are in line with the national pattern

Calderdale parks named some of the top in Britain - with Kirklees not far behind

Seven of Calderdale's parks have been given the Green Flag Award for their space and greenery

Take a look round Clare House, the lifeline for Huddersfield's homeless

It boasts facilities which wouldn't be out of place in a three-star hotel

Isaac Nash, 12, from Huddersfield, died after he was swept out to sea whilst on holiday at Aberffraw, Anglesey

Police investigation after sergeant tried to block Isaac Nash skate park

West Yorkshire Police had already supported the application

Tears of joy and relief as plans for Isaac Nash skate park approved

Family members overjoyed as planning committee backs memorial to Isaac

Marsden station full with Ale Trail passengers

Drinking a beer in any of these locations could cost you an extra £100

Street drinking in villages could be banned as part of Kirklees Council crackdown on antisocial behaviour

Travellers camp on land off Leeds Road

Travellers accused of cutting bolt to access land

Council believed to be taking eviction action

Should Huddersfield be more like Leeds when it comes to flower displays?

Our flowers are in a sorry state following a spell of hot weather

Neighbours complaining about the hazardous condition of a property to let in Newsome Road, Newsome

Neighbours' nightmare over stinking rubbish on hottest day of the year

Rats seen as students move out of Newsome house leaving rotting mess behind

Isaac Nash, 12, from Huddersfield, died after he was swept out to sea whilst on holiday at Aberffraw, Anglesey

Isaac Nash's family confident memorial skate park set for Kirklees Council approval

£100,000 raised for park — but plans have caused divisions within community

William Riley outside Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Police warn that begging will not be tolerated in Huddersfield town centre

Officers welcome ban for 'aggressive beggar' William Riley

More than 100 homes planned for Brockholes green fields

New estate proposal near Brockholes

Fakir Mullah stole more than £1,000 from his father's bank account

The Batley man added an overdraft to the Yorkshire Bank account to pay his bills

Beggar William Riley is banned from entering Huddersfield town centre for two years

The Criminal Behaviour Order was made after he asked female members of the public for cash

Do you trust politicians? Kirklees Council launches project to get you involved in politics

Democracy Commission project launched in partnership with Huddersfield University

Plans forming for Wannasee Festival Huddersfield 2017

Tributes festival will return to Greenhead Park next year subject to council approval


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Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Martin Shaw
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