Mirfield

Broad Oak winners of the Jedi Sport Champions (from left) back row: Jack Wadsworth, Daniel Rushworth, Dylan Bailie, Ryan Wadsworth, Tom McCreadie, Alex Slack, Jack Harper, Daniel Taylor, Richard Horner (coach). Front row: John Keeling, John Greaves, Lee Baxter (Capt), Sven Burluraux, Jarryd Vernon, Nathan Wadsworth (Scorer) Not pictured - Sean Mee.

Hoylandswaine celebrate Drakes Premiership title win in style

Broad Oak and Moorlands take Championship promotions slots, while Kirkheaton and Cumberworth United step up from Conference

'Mr Sparkles' jailed for part in £5m drug conspiracy

Mohammed Azam Yaqoob, known as 'Mr Sparkles'
Former Mirfield millionaire gets nine years

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils
Kirklees heritage and sports plans, Calderdale will hold People's Commission on health plans

Yorkshire Water reopens Old Bank Road at Mirfield after work to stop flooding

Work under way on an underground storage tank to help prevent sewer flooding at Old Bank Road, Mirfield
An underground storage tank capable of holding 400,000 litres of storm water has been installed at old Bank Road in Mirfield

Washout fails to resolve Drakes Cricket League issues

Only two games get underway in rained off penultimate round of matches

News

Mohammed Azam Yaqoob, known as 'Mr Sparkles'

'Mr Sparkles' jailed for part in £5m drug conspiracy

Former Mirfield millionaire gets nine years

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils
Kirklees heritage and sports plans, Calderdale will hold People's Commission on health plans

Yorkshire Water reopens Old Bank Road at Mirfield after work to stop flooding

Work under way on an underground storage tank to help prevent sewer flooding at Old Bank Road, Mirfield
An underground storage tank capable of holding 400,000 litres of storm water has been installed at old Bank Road in Mirfield

Sport

Broad Oak winners of the Jedi Sport Champions (from left) back row: Jack Wadsworth, Daniel Rushworth, Dylan Bailie, Ryan Wadsworth, Tom McCreadie, Alex Slack, Jack Harper, Daniel Taylor, Richard Horner (coach). Front row: John Keeling, John Greaves, Lee Baxter (Capt), Sven Burluraux, Jarryd Vernon, Nathan Wadsworth (Scorer) Not pictured - Sean Mee.

Hoylandswaine celebrate Drakes Premiership title win in style

Broad Oak and Moorlands take Championship promotions slots, while Kirkheaton and Cumberworth United step up from Conference

Washout fails to resolve Drakes Cricket League issues

Only two games get underway in rained off penultimate round of matches

Pennine Canoe Polo take tenth place in the Gekko International in Belgium

Mirfield-based team put on strong show on European trip

About Mirfield

Mirfield is a small town that sits between Brighouse and Dewsbury. In the 2001 Census, Mirfield was recorded as having a population of 18,621. Mirfield was also the birthplace of the actor Sir Patrick Stewart, as well as Richard Reed, the co-founder of Innocent Drinks. Mirfield also has an annual agricultural show called Mirfield Show held on the third Sunday in August and in May 2005, Mirfield became the first Fairtrade Town in Kirklees and only the fourth in West Yorkshire.

Videos & Photos

Red wristbands in memory of Isaac Nash who was swept out to sea at Anglesey on August 29

The Isaac Nash Trust sell 1,000 fundraising wristbands in just two days

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Huddersfield Examiner calendar 2015 - submit your pictures!

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