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Milnsbridge

Milnsbridge is around two miles west of Huddersfield town centre. The name is said to have derived from the water-powered mill and the bridge that stood alongside it in the 13th century. Sited in the Colne Valley, the Huddersfield Narrow Canal runs through Milnsbridge close to the River Colne. The area has a rich textile heritage and former Prime Minister Harold Wilson went to primary school at the then New Street School.

 

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The tunnel area in Lowergate, Milnsbridge, where a man was found collapsed in the street

Man found collapsed in Milnsbridge street

Police investigating after man found in early hours of the morning

Former Huddersfield man Walter Oakley saved the day at world summit

Has letter signed by George Bush and Mikhail Gorbachev

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Tragedy of Honley brothers Fred and Willie Newsome killed in World War One

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What's on in Huddersfield this weekend and beyond

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Men use garden hose to tackle house fire in Huddersfield

The pair needed treatment for smoke inhalation after the incident in Milnsbridge

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Kirklees Magistrates' Court, Huddersfield.

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New Street, Huddersfield

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For sale: One chimney, 90ft tall - but buyer must collect!

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Journalists

Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent