Little Explorers discover new premises

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Little Explorers Day Nursery has moved into larger premises with financial support from Royal bank of Scotland\n

Plea for help as number of West Yorkshire organ donors falls

Only nine donors out of hundreds in Huddersfield and Calderdale

11 acres of Kirklees Council land to be listed for sale to expand Bradley Business Park

Cabinet asked to agree to sell land at Bradley Business Park

Kirklees NHS chiefs admit not enough is spent on children's mental health

Ongoing review aims to boost funding and plug gaps in service

Brothers Mark and James Brown are set to compete against each other in the British Transplant Games later this month

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The four day event in Newcastle aims to celebrate the tranformative effects of transplants

cash, money

Fears over funding for local children's hospices

Huddersfield's Forget me Not Hospice receives below average funds from Government

Denis Kilcommons: I blame Les Dawson

I blame Les Dawson. I had been laughing too much at the comedian on that Gold television series The Interviews

Key Security lands business award

Wakefield-based Key Security is the latest winner of the Eaton Smith Business of the Month Award

Only three GPs are on duty for house calls on weekday evenings and four at weekends

Only three GPs doing out-of-hours house calls across Huddersfield

Almost 200 patients waited over six hours for late night or weekend care

FEATURES: No gain without pain - the bodybuilder's mantra

What does it take to become a competitive bodybuilder? Fitness experts Carl Ellis and Sarah Simmons explain how there’s no gain without pain

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital

More staff on long-term sick at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals

Latest figures reveal that 10 consecutive days off per illness is the average

Kirklees GPs spend £1m prescribing paracetamol and ibuprofen

Retired doctor says patients should just buy them over the counter

Huddersfield heatwave: Seven tips for staying safe in the sun

Enjoy the sunny weather — but make sure you protect yourself too

Huddersfield hospital A&E shake-up plans to be revealed this year

Health officials tell Kirklees councillors the proposals for accident and emergency departments should be public by the autumn

Huddersfield based blood donors honoured at a ceremony at Hazlewood Castle, Tadcaster: Graham Readshaw, Rodney Hill, Gordon Bray, Kenneth Powell, David Hall, Anne Hirst and Richard Searby.

Huddersfield Natwest Bank to appear in three part series starting tonight

The Bank: A Matter of Life and Debt is on BBC2 tonight

Dewsbury District Hospital

£22m revamp of Dewsbury hospital set to start this year

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Construction firm appointed to overhaul Ridings Building and Service Centre

How far would you go to see the right GP? New NHS patient survey

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Patients surveyed to see if they mind seeing any doctor in the district

Healthwatch Kirklees celebrates two years of helping patients

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Team works to influence health bosses, hospitals, dentists and GPs

A nurse giving a patient a diabetes test

Diabetes levels surging twice the national average in north Kirklees

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Charity calls for better education for sufferers


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