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Lockwood tip fire: Warning to residents to keep doors and windows shut

Authorities also warn people to stay away from former Hunters Group waste site

Kirklees Council recycling: What you can and can't put in your green bin

Lists of what Kirklees Council is and isn't able to recycle

Kirklees Council 'worst in England' for trashing recyclable waste

Green bin contamination rates five times national average

What is the Watershed in Slaithwaite?

Home to several groups and activities

Mirfield pet crematorium plans submitted to Kirklees Council

David Aris wants to put cremator in the back garden of a house

Ever wondered about your World War I ancestors? Help is on hand as part of history project

Every family has a story to tell and Kirklees Council wants to help tell them

Yet another accident in Bellstring Lane blackspot

Lulu Brown said an increase in HGVs on the narrow stretch was making matters worse

Huddersfield is a ghost town thanks to bus gates, say traders, as 1000s sign petition to scrap them

Traders say parts of Huddersfield are being turned into a ghost town

Fire crews at work at site of former Hunter Group tip site, Lockwood

Lockwood tip fire: No end in sight says firefighter - as he urges council and Env Agency to do more

Fire crews have had to maintain a constant presence at Queens Mill Road and one commander says other authorities need to help tackle it

Hade Edge could be getting a new housing estate

Plan will 'dramatically change' village, residents warn

Kirklees Council faces £6m budget overspend

Adult and children's social care behind the rising costs

What's happening to Cellars Clough Mill in Marsden?

A new planning application has been submitted

Lockwood tip fire: Date set for Kirklees Council court action against Hunter Group

The council is taking the firm to court over alleged planning breaches

How you pay your council house rent could be changing

The plans will help people pay their rent in line with their earnings, the council say

Lockwood tip fire: Up to 200 residents lost water while crews tried to dowse Hunter site blaze

The fire service are now using water from the river and say they will be there for "at least a week"

Fire at former Hunter Group site

HD One flies higher with new appointment

Manchester Airport strategy chief Andrew Harrison has joined the board of HD One to further its leisure development plans

Meltham and Skelmanthorpe have benefited from new housing developments says builder

Barratt MD says the company has contributed thousands for local improvements


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