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Kirklees special school saw its budget go from £245,000 surplus to £200,000 loss in just two years

Fairfield School in Batley is at the centre of an investigation into claims staff were bullied

Huddersfield school demolition plan approved

Mount Pleasant Primary pupils and staff will get new school

£2million plan to move primary school to new site abandoned

Council says Mount Pleasant children and staff will stay put while new school is built

One in ten parents in Huddersfield miss out on first choice secondary school

But Kirklees Council says 96% matched with one of their top three choices

Investigation launched into Kirklees special school amid claims staff were bullied and threatened

Former teachers at Fairfield School in Batley say staff were on beta blockers and anti depressants


Former Kirklees councillor Peter O'Neill dies on holiday in Vietnam

Ex-Labour member, described by fellow councillors as passionate and caring, passed away during Christmas holiday

Top of the class: Kirklees schools among best in country

New study by Ofsted reveals many are classed as good or outstanding

Kirklees Council will reconsider demolition of Whitcliffe Mount Sports Centre

Latest challenge to council sparks motion of no confidence by Tories

Kirklees Labour party reveals who will fight 2016 elections

Axed Dewsbury councillor Karen Rowling set to take on Mirfield Tory Martyn Bolt

Royds Hall new school steel work goes up.

Royds Hall Community School: Work well under way on new multi-million pound primary school at Paddock

Some 420 new places to be offered to youngsters, with more than 1,500 pupils by 2020

Moor End Academy chosen to run new 630 place Huddersfield primary school on Dryclough Road

The new school will be one of two on the same road. A second primary school of 840 children will be created by merging three existing schools

Councillor Shabir Pandor appeals for calm in the wake of Batley terror arrests

Man and woman arrested released on bail over terror funding

Kirklees cabinet agrees to rehome around 130 Syrian war refugees over next two years

But Labour councillor says a 'western democracy' should take in many more

First Syrian refugees to arrive in Kirklees before Christmas

Calderdale Council has said it will take 50 refugees but Kirklees has not yet declared how many it will settle

Work starts on new multi-million pound Royds Hall school

Excited youngsters don hard hats for launch of work

Business set to run Huddersfield's newest school

Firms invited to bid to head up 630-place school

Kirklees councillors pave the way for major changes to Huddersfield schools

Consultation planned as council looks at new primary for Moor End and merging and expanding others

Marsden Junior School

Kirklees set to expand five of its primary schools - find out which here

Expansions plans for Marsden, Dewsbury, Cleckheaton and Heckmondwike schools


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