Mirfield

Stephen Grant, and the Assumption Thonburi College where he worked

Sex offender and disgraced teacher Stephen Grant dies in Thailand — where he had been working at a school

Colleague tells how sex offender tricked his way into school post

High-profile launch for new children's charity Let June Make A Difference

Deputy Lieutenant of West Yorkshire Major Stan Hardy with June's husband Graham, their son Philip with his wife Debbie and their children Jennifer and Charlotte, Sarah Osborn and Colin Bradley at the launch.
Fundraising efforts by family of late June Dewhirst

200 turn out at cricket tournament to back Isaac Nash appeal

Isaac's grandfather, Howard Lewis and Seema Green, one of the organisers from the Isaac Nash Trust with the junior and senior teams of cricketers who were playing at the event.
Organisers hope to raise up to £1,500 for memorial fund

Kirklees looking for staff to root out child terrorists in the making

The council is setting up a new team to tackle extremism in young people
New jobs aim to stop youngsters being groomed by ISIS

News

Stephen Grant, and the Assumption Thonburi College where he worked

Sex offender and disgraced teacher Stephen Grant dies in Thailand — where he had been working at a school

Colleague tells how sex offender tricked his way into school post

High-profile launch for new children's charity Let June Make A Difference

Deputy Lieutenant of West Yorkshire Major Stan Hardy with June's husband Graham, their son Philip with his wife Debbie and their children Jennifer and Charlotte, Sarah Osborn and Colin Bradley at the launch.
Fundraising efforts by family of late June Dewhirst

200 turn out at cricket tournament to back Isaac Nash appeal

Isaac's grandfather, Howard Lewis and Seema Green, one of the organisers from the Isaac Nash Trust with the junior and senior teams of cricketers who were playing at the event.
Organisers hope to raise up to £1,500 for memorial fund

Sport

Andrew Jackson leads Huddersfield Falcon Challenge at Silsden

Mirfield rider impresses at Kath Cockshott Memorial Trial

Mirfield racer Ryan Strafford ready for Thundersport challenge in Wales

Rider bounces back from crash at Rockingham Raceway

Huddersfield Town fans feel manager Chris Powell should be more proactive with substitutes after draw with Brighton

Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion. Town fans at the game.
Good signs but need to be more positive

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

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M62 shut by huge car transporter fire

Farnley Country Park bosses launch a foundation to handle affairs from now on

'The shop that sells everything' C Booth and Son celebrates 150 years in business

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