Lindley Moor, Huddersfield, from Lindley Moor Road.

Major housing and industry plan for Lindley Moor gets the go-ahead

But the controversial application divided the planning committee

Sheikh Ullah of Newsome chosen as Greenhead Labour candidate

Vacancy arose after Mehboob Khan stood down

Jolly Sailor pub at junction of Broad Lane and Hill Top Road, Dalton, Huddersfield.

Former Dalton pub The Jolly Sailor will become an education centre

A dozen youngsters will have lessons there


Kirklees councillors re-think suspension ruling for taxi drivers with nine penalty points

Compromise found after uproar over ruling on taxi drivers' licences

Mirfield pub Airedale Heifer agrees to limit live music noise - minutes before councillors were to rule on licence over complaints

Airedale Heifer faced the Licensing Panel after a series of complaints dating back to 2013

Approved development on Slipper Lane in Mirfield - Land on the east side of Slipper Lane.

Controversial Mirfield housing and industry plan predicted to bring £10m to local economy

Kirklees councillors vote 4 vs 2 in favour of the major housing and employment plans

'Glamping' pods backed for Jackson Bridge campsite to tap into tourist trade

Councillors on the planning committee were split over the plan but it was narrowly backed

Anti-child sexual exploitation campaign poster

Should awareness of child sexual exploitation be taught in Kirklees schools?

Clr Kath Pinnock says awareness is key to getting young people to spot the signs of abuse

Clr Judith Hughes

Greenhead councillor Judith Hughes axed by Labour from standing for ward election again in 2015

She lost out to former Crosland Moor councillor Carole Pattison

Lidget Street, Lindley, Huddersfield

Is Lindley 'full'? Councillors have their say on latest housing plans for Lindley Moor

Concerns over schools and roads over Lindley plan

Lindley moor

30 more homes for Lindley Moor

Kirklees councillors split over the decision and developer told to make five of the homes "affordable"

Huddersfield town centre bar Varsity to re-open in September renamed as The Picture House

Councillors on Kirklees Council’s Licensing Panel agreed it could open from 8am and serve alcohol until 3.30am and closing at 4am on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays

Ali Jones and son Ruddi

Ruddi's Bistro in Linthwaite told to address noise concerns - but can continue operating under temporary licence

Charity bistro went before Huddersfield Planning Committee after one objection to change of use bid

Popular retro Hepworth business The Carding Shed gets longer opening hours support

The Carding Shed can hold functions until midnight on Fridays and Saturdayss after support by Kirklees Licensing

Local election count at Cathedral House, Huddersfield

UKIP miss out on Kirklees Council seat: who the winners were and their reaction here

Opposition leaders pleased UKIP missed out on a spot - but the party says: 'wait until next year and see'

Election ballot box

Thursday is election day - see the list of Kirklees candidates here and an expert's view ahead of polling day

Politics expert Dr Andy Mycock says Lib Dem need to rally voters to prevent overall Kirklees Labour control

Election ballot box
Twenty-five glorious years: Mohan Sokhal celebrates his anniversary as a ward councillor.

Mohan Sokhal chalks up 25 years on Kirklees Council

Former Mayor of Kirklees marks big anniversary on council

The former tram shelter on Edgerton Road, which now stands alone in front of the Clayton Fields site

Historic former tram shelter to be restored in time for Tour de France

Edgerton bus shelter to be dismantled and repaired

The Popkidz party venue in Marsh

Licence bid for Marsh children's disco parties venue to open until 1am

But local councillors and residents object to Popkidz request to Kirklees Licensing


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