Mirfield

It's the Bishop! Karen Atkinson and Nigel Codman are licensed by Bishop of Wakefield Tony Robinson

Rector Richard Steel delighted by appointments

New president welcomed into post at Colne Valley Probus Club

A new era has begun in the life of Colne Valley Probus Club with the welcoming of its new president.

Sob story woman Shabana Ellis stole from vulnerable men, court told

Leeds Crown Court
She knocked on a 79-year-old man's door and offered him a massage before she ended up moving in with him

Striking memorial unveiled at Battyeford Sporting Club pitch for renowned referee, Colin Heeley, who collapsed and died during a football match

His wife, Pauline, made the donation and also hopes that a defibrillator will be given to the club, thanks to donations in his honour

Rail passengers can help boost Mirfield Railway Station at meeting with train operator with cash to spend

Grand Central has £7.8m to improve stations and Clr Martyn Bolt hopes some will come Mirfield's way

News

It's the Bishop! Karen Atkinson and Nigel Codman are licensed by Bishop of Wakefield Tony Robinson

Rector Richard Steel delighted by appointments

New president welcomed into post at Colne Valley Probus Club

A new era has begun in the life of Colne Valley Probus Club with the welcoming of its new president.

Sob story woman Shabana Ellis stole from vulnerable men, court told

Leeds Crown Court
She knocked on a 79-year-old man's door and offered him a massage before she ended up moving in with him

Sport

LOOK: Kirklees referee Martin Atkinson caught up in shocking violence during Serbia v Albania Euro 2016 violence

The report of Heavy Woollen referee Martin Atkinson will be key to UEFA’s investigation into the abandoned UEFA 2016 qualifying match between Serbia and Albania, writes Jonas Giaever

Poignant tribute to Larrett Roebuck - Huddersfield Town footballer killed in France a century ago

Memories of a footbaling hero of the WWI trenches

Dewsbury Rangers still with only one point from four matches in RCD Huddersfield Junior Football League

Brighouse Under 14s grab first win

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

The Penistone Line near Berry Brow station

Leaves on the line cause morning delays for Huddersfield TransPennine Express commuters to Manchester and Leeds

It was 28 years ago - are you featured in our Huddersfield nostalgia pictures from 1986

Collage of new starter pictures

New Starters 2014: more Huddersfield youngsters pictured as they start school

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
Val Javin
Features Editor
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent