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


Three people rescued from severe house fire in Huddersfield

The fire ripped through the families home in Moorbottom Road at Thornton Lodge last night

Drug dealer Mohammed Akram jailed for 10 years

Akram admitted further drug offences while on bail after supplying drugs to an undercover police officer

Teenage girl 16, flees man after he lures her into car and tries to kiss her

Girl, 16, escaped into bus station toilet after being picked up outside Aspley takeaway

£530k play and open spaces boost as funding from developers earmarked for 18 projects

Kirklees cabinet say the spending will improve the play areas near to new developments

Man robbed and assaulted in his own Thornton Lodge home

Police are appealing for information following the attack at 9.45pm on Sunday

Police raid at Manchester Road, Linthwaite

Man charged after major drugs raid in Thornton Lodge

Specialist team carried out raids, seizing drugs and cash

Police raid at Manchester Road, Linthwaite

Six arrested after Manchester Road drugs raids

Officers acting on intelligence raided properties on Wednesday afternoon

Three arrests in early hours after spate of Huddersfield car crimes

The arrests follow a number of crimes in recent days in which property has been taken from private cars and taxis

Bankfield Road, just off Manchester Road

Driver pulled over to jump out and sexually assault 13-year-old girl in Huddersfield: Police appealing for public's help to catch him

Driver pulled over to jump out and sexually assault 13-year-old girl in Huddersfield: Police appealing for public's help to catch him

Ammar Akbar and Jacob Quinn win for Huddersfield Gladiators Boxing Academy in Rotherham

Prospects show they can have bright future, writes Luqman Liaqat

Family and Health: Campaigning for MS awareness in the Asian community

Ranjit Kaur was surprised to learn that MS is a hidden disease among members of the Asian community.

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

University student Usman Saleem, 19, banned for 'one of the worst driving displays ever seen'

Drove on wrong side of the road for almost half a mile at speeds of up to 60mph

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Usman Saleem in court over one of the worst driving displays a Huddersfield police officer had ever seen

The 19-year-old, from Thornton Lodge, admitted dangerous driving

Lindsey Robinson and friends painted Thornton Lodge Nursery School during the summer holidays

Dedicated teacher Lindsey gives up summer holidays to revamp Thornton Lodge school with family and friends

Teacher Lindsey Robinson couldn’t wait for Thornton Lodge Nursery School to shut down for the summer holidays.

Huddersfield woman Rani Kaur nominated for MS Society Awards

Volunteer Rani hailed for boosting awareness of condition in Asian community

Dance class led by Instructor Laura Firth at Thornton Lodge Community Centre.

New dancing courses for Thornton Lodge Community Action members

Hundreds of predominantly Asian female Thornton Lodge residents are now looking forward to much brighter futures

West Yorkshire Police

Crime for Almondbury, Newsome

Crimes in the Almondbury and Newsome area

Leeds Crown Court

Lockwood man Mohammed Shafique defrauded Post Office out of £11,000

Suspended jail term for Huddersfield businessman


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