Arctic blast to send temperatures plummeting in Huddersfield

All schools open and all but minor and highest roads clear but biting cold to last for a week

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Glorious sunrise greets Huddersfield as cold snap looks set to continue

Huddersfield woke up to a sky of colour this morning

More than 70 Kirklees schools shut their doors due to snow

More than a third of the area's schools fell victim to the weather while the council reveals it has used 750 tonnes of grit since Wednesday morning

Cold weather set to continue with threat of further snow

Weatherman Paul Stevens says it will be up to a week before we see an end to the cold and snow

Newsome school children, Stirley Farm and Simon Armitage to appear on Sunday's BBC Countryfile

Pupils make soup out of organic vegetables grown at eco-farm for show which is touring West Yorkshire

Tom Sykes makes most of track time in Jerez

Huddersfield racer enjoys testing run on Kawasaki Racing Team bike for 2015 season

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Huddersfield braced for snowfall which could last for hours

Weatherman Paul Stevens warns of blizzard conditions for some with amber snow warning for the region

Car driver Mohsin Rasul left car on Meltham moor after skidding on ice and returned to find it OVERTURNED

One theory is the Toyota Yaris, which is now a write-off, was blown over by high winds

Snow is on the way - but just how much?

Examiner weather expert Paul Stevens predicts coldest spell of winter so far but says New York snow won't come our way

Worst weather of the winter heading Huddersfield's way on Wednesday

Watch the forecast hour by hour says Huddersfield weather expert Paul Stevens

White-out Wednesday saw up to 26 HOURS of snow

But one degree warmer and it would have been rain!

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Recap: Snow closes schools and hits roads, rail and bus routes

The latest on the snow and what's being affected - keep checking for road conditions, school closures and public transport updates 

Pictures and weather update: Snow makes for slow going on high roads and closes schools

Commuters were caught in queues of traffic as snow fell across Kirklees and Calderdale.

Up to 15cm of snow tonight says Examiner weather expert Paul Stevens

Holme Moss to bear the brunt but cold snap could end on Sunday, he predicts

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Pictures: Snowy scenes across the region and more on the way warns Examiner weatherman Paul Stevens

Polar winds have brought snow and made Saturday the coldest night in the area since March 2013

Huddersfield braced for coldest spell of weather for two years

Temperatures expected to hover at freezing or below for next four days

Kirklees to test its grit to see if it can be improved after 40% of £1.8m winter budget already spent

As call comes for areas to be gritted based on need and not to a set schedule

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Gales lash Huddersfield - and there are more on the way

Tree brought down in Mount by gales

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