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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.


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

Lockwood tip fire: Blaze reignites as firemen battle to protect nearby Novaglaze premises

The Queens Mill Road glass firm supplied curved panes for the London Eye

Lockwood tip fire: Are fumes from smouldering rubbish mountain making residents ill?

Star Inn owner and neighbour Sam Watt says she's been feeling dizzy and nauseous

Are you looking for engineering apprentices? Kirklees College needs you!

Kirklees College is appealing for firms in the Colne and Holme valleys to take on eager and willing engineering apprentices

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

'Hunter Group were irresponsible, arrogant and unprofessional', say neighbouring firms

Exasperated business owners blast 'rogue' waste disposal company

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

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

Huge blaze rips through abandoned Lockwood tip site

Explosions reported in the inferno

A level results 2016 from Greenhead College

Students celebrate success

A-level results 2016 for Huddersfield New College

Students celebrate exam success

Driver's warning to others after being landed with parking fine in Asda car park

Fatih Udin got the fine dropped after making his case to car park owner Horizon Ltd but fears others may be hit

LEP stages pop-up cafe for Kirklees firms

SMEs can access advice and funding to grow their businesses, delegates were told at an event at the 3M BIC

Former Hunter Group skip hire premises, Queens Mill Road, Huddersfield
Student housing being built next to Kirklees College, Manchester Road, Huddersfield

More student flats on the way for Huddersfield's Waterfront Quarter

Kirklees councillors have approved plans near Kirklees College

Man arrested over gunshots in Deighton

Chestnut Street was closed off after reports of shots being fired

Crime report: Incidents round Huddersfield this week

These incidents were reported to West Yorkshire Police this week

Man arrested after gun shot heard on Thursday night

The incident occurred on North Street Lockwood at 8pm last night

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Court in brief: Begging, drink-driving and travelling on a train without a ticket

Huddersfield Magistrates recorded the following decisions

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


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