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

Nearly 900 pupils in Kirklees don't get their first choice of secondary school

More than one in six children missed out on the school at the top of their list

Check how your child's school is performing at GCSE and A-level

Kirklees schools' GCSE and A level results just above average - use our widget to see the results that matter to you

Uncertain future for 60 children as campaigners fail to overturn school expansion u-turn

Reinwood Infant and Junior School will not expand with money diverted to Royds Hall Community High instead

All Saints Catholic College in Huddersfield

Catholic schools raise concerns about Kirklees Council's proposal to axe transport subsidy for pupils

Headteachers of St John Fisher and All Saints join forces to speak to councillors

Councillors back changes to Lydgate and Longley schools

Lydgate's £4.9m move backed while Longley will become an autism specialist school

File photo dated 08/02/12 of a pupil at work in a classroom as more children are reaching the standards expected of them in the three Rs by the time they leave primary school, new figures show. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday August 28, 2014. But tens of thousands of youngsters are still failing to achieve the expected level in reading, writing and maths. The results of this year's national curriculum tests - known as Sats - show a four percentage point improvement in the proportion of 11-year-olds gaining at least a Level 4 - the standard expected of the age group, in the basics. See PA story EDUCATION Tests. Photo credit should read: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Three 'new schools' to be created by Kirklees Council - but no locations revealed

“It is our intention to create more new schools in the areas where they are needed most," said councillor in charge of education

Reinwood Junior and Infant Schools

Expansion plans at Reinwood schools to be dropped in favour of bigger Royds Hall primary

Kirklees Cabinet to re-think plan for new school places


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