Lockwood sits around a mile to the south west of Huddersfield town centre and to the west of the River Holme. Historically, the area was called North Crosland but was renamed when taken over by the Lockwood family. Lockwood has a train station and also the 32-arched Grade II listed viaduct. It is also home to engineering firm David Brown's Park Works site.

The Head of Steam, St George's Square, Huddersfield

Huddersfield Head of Steam pub manager stole almost £5,000 to fund gambling addiction

Robert Evans 'borrowed' cash from safe while in a debt spiral

Lexus Wakefield spat at female police officer following his arrest at Asda in Dewsbury

Kirklees magistrates heard that Wakefield, of Lockwood, was upset as customers had stared at him being paraded through the store

Tighter controls by Kirklees Council on lap dancing and strip clubs to be brought in which could see licences revoked

Kirklees Council to become last area in West Yorkshire to adopt new powers

Huddersfield skip company Hunter Group branded 'garbage' after failing to collect full containers

Hunter Group, of Lockwood, blasted after leaving festival organisers and residents with skips for months

Digital Velocity suits Charles Wilson Clothing

Charles Wilson Cloting has recruited Digital Velocity to overhaul its online store and digital marketing services

Re-build bid for Lockwood school is £1.5m over budget and already facing delays

Costs of moving 600 children to temporary school spiral - and the much-loved Lockwood clock tower remains at risk too

Kirklees Magistrates Court

David Harris in court after snatching a family's pet during a drunken argument

The Lockwood man took the eight-week-old into the street and threatened its owner with a bottle of brandy

Partially mown grass at Knowl Park, Mirfield

Gold, silver, bronze... or natural? Kirklees reveals where it will stop cutting the grass near you

There are four tiers of service - gold, silver, bronze and natural - with the fourth meaning the grass simply won't be cut including on some recreation grounds

Tributes to former councillor and music expert Barry Fearnley

Man who helped hundreds of Huddersfield musicians

Milnsbridge and Lockwood at centre of police operation on school holiday railway trespassers

Trouble hotspots in Huddersfield and Dewsbury to be targeted by officers as school holidays start

Club is set for a bright future says Golcar cricket captain Steve Whitwam

Steve Whitwam intends to use the second half of this season for Golcar to create a platform for future success

Examiner readers back roadside job bid

Jobless Jason Allen's placard job appeal wins support from Huddersfield - but will it get him a job?

Jason got inventive when looking for work - and won the praise of the people of Huddersfield

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Amondbury's Stewart McKean landed with restraining order after shouting abuse at neighbour

Restraining order imposed on him with regard to his neighbour Samantha Matthews as court hears he has psychological difficulties

Former Huddersfield woman Anne Popplewell's Liz Taylor dream

Liz lookalike plans photoshoot in hope of new career

Accordion players raise cash for Chernobyl victims

A concert by virtuoso accordion players in New Mill will raise funds for a Ukrainian charity helping those affected by Chernobyl disaster.

Sarah Metcalfe celebrates 100th birthday

Former nurse marks centenary

Review, pictures and video: Concert On The Hill

Choirs and bands unite for fine spectacle, writes David Lockwood


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We remember the excitement of le Grand Depart in Huddesfield in July 2014 - take a look at our pictures and videos and bring that smile back!

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