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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.

 

Visually impaired Huddersfield mum of four still going strong at the age of 101

Molly James was born during the First World War

Hundreds of cyclists take part in a memorial ride in memory of John Radford

Around 300 people took part in the mixed ability event organised by Streetbikes

Brunch at Coffeevolution

Where are the best places for brunch in Huddersfield?

The best places for breakfast and brunches for lazy weekend mornings in Huddersfield according to Tripadvisor

From Huddersfield's mills to to the Isle of Mull: Bob Ryan awarded MBE

Robert Ryan recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to weaving

Kirklees Magistrates' Court, Huddersfield.

Six days in Kirklees magistrates court - The 36 convictions in full

Animal cruelty, weapons and drugs are among the convictions from June 2-7thr

Hundreds sign up for John Radford memorial ride

Mirfield’s Tour de France pioneer Brian Robinson will start the event

New Street, Huddersfield

Are there too many discount stores in Huddersfield town centre?

Mixed views on Huddersfield shopping scene as research shows growth of discount stores like Aldi, Lidl and Poundland

Parky's Bistro in Milnsbridge is moving

Parky's is leaving Home Mills — find out where it's moving to

Father's Day ideas - things to do in Huddersfield and beyond

Things to do on Father's Day for all the family

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

Proceeds from sale of Milnsbridge dyeworks chimney to go to Help for Heroes

Kirklees Magistrates' Court, Huddersfield

Milnsbridge man in court for assaulting a policeman

He also was accused of abusive behaviour

AC/DC took a special trip to Huddersfield in the eighties — find out why

It's been 30 years since their special visit — watch what happened ahead of band's Manchester gig tonight

Mark Reynolds of Rawthorpe Amateur Boxing Club (right) and volunteer coach, Gabor Voros outside the new premises for the club in Milnsbridge.

Huddersfield boxing club faces fight of its life at new home — can you help?

Rawthorpe Amateur Boxing Club says it's in 'desperate need of help'

100,000 flock to Brighouse 1940s weekend

Revellers go the extra mile to put on the 1940s style

Huddersfield memories of boxing legend Muhammad Ali

Don't mourn, celebrate is message after boxer's death

Revellers flock in their thousands to Brighouse's 1940s weekend

Revellers go the extra mile to put on the 1940s style

Charlotte's Crohn's and Colitis Fundraiser marks three years of skydives and three peaks challenges

The cause helps fund non-invasive endoscopy examinations for children in Huddersfield

Man who was on run from police for 10 days in court over affray charge

Court told man was arrested by armed police after 10 days on the run

Fugitive who was on the run for 10 days is arrested in Sheepridge

Sheldon Coore, 37, is now in custody being interviewed for alleged knife threats to officers

Videos & Photos

Oldest cloth merchant in Huddersfield town centre celebrates 120 years

Dogs Trust homeless hounds

Watch these playful pooches - could you give one a loving home?

Which former Huddersfield Town player has followed Tom Denton to FC Halifax Town?

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Education Correspondent
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Business Correspondent
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Mirfield Correspondent