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

Kirklees Council

Planning applications for the Colne Valley areas

Kirklees Council has received the following planning applications:

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Thornton Lodge woman Genna Holdsworth escapes jail after throwing a pint glass at a woman

Kirklees magistrates heard that the incident happened at The Wellington pub last August

Child in classroom

Faith schools on the increase in Kirklees

The number of faith schools in Kirklees has increased from one in every four to one in three over the last couple of years

Thornton Lodge Action Group members Ibrar Hussain, Project Coordinator with (left) Missbah Mahmood, health champion volunteer and (right) Shahana Ali, committee member, at the award ceremony at the Savoy in London

Thornton Lodge Action Group members rub shoulders with Simon Cowell after bumper grant award to get women fighting fit

Thornton Lodge Action Group met Simon Cowell at a glittering Healthy Lottery ceremony at the Savoy Hotel

Jamil Aktar (centre) with some of the members of the elderly group at the Pakistan Association premises at Thornton Lodge.

Donations wanted to help pioneering cultural club that has united diverse Huddersfield community

Treasurer of the Pakistan Association in Thornton Lodge says that £2000 would help put on courses to help better the lives of those living nearby

Kirklees Magistrate's Court

Businessman Mohammed Shafique in court after defrauding Royal Mail out of £11,000

Shafique, of Thornton Lodge, faces a crown court judge after admitting obtaining services dishonestly

Kirklees Council

Planning applications for the Colne Valley area

Kirklees Council has received the following planning applications:

Lorry stuck under the railway bridge at Swan Lane in Lockwood

Train commuters disrupted after lorry driver gets vehicle wedged under Lockwood railway bridge

Police and Network Rail engineers were called when the articulated vehicle became stuck under the Swan Lane bridge on Saturday

Dinner lady Balquees Ali, 57, (left) and Rukhsana Parveen, 53, outside Huddersfield Magistrates court

Dinner ladies cleared of smacking five-year-old's bottom at Kirklees school

Rukhsana Parveen and Balquees Ali of Huddersfield denied assault

Mosque welcomes Indian visitor for special ceremony

Members of an Islamic movement from across the globe met at a special event in Huddersfield.

Graphic content warning

Sick: horrific photo issued after dog drowned with dumbbell weights tied around its neck

RSPCA Inspector and passerby struggled to pull the German Shepherd out of Milnsbridge water - can you help catch who did it?

Kirklees Magistrate's Court

Psychology student Mohammed Roheel banned from the road after drink-driving

The 22-year-old Muslim man claimed that his drinks had been spiked, Kirklees magistrates heard

A paradise for rats: Walker demands action over Thornton Lodge flytipping grot spot

Council's no tipping signs and fine warnings have no effect as offenders cover outdoor land in rubbish

Former Mayor of Kirklees Clr Jean Calvert

Volunteers urged to join the Big Dig at community gardens in Huddersfield, Dewsbury and Batley

Celebrity gardener Alys Fowler backs national grow-your-own project

Fire engine

Man cut free from car after smash in Crosland Moor

Driver, 68, taken to Huddersfield Royal Infirmary after firefighters remove roof

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