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Artist's impression of the proposed HD One complex

HD One Huddersfield: £100m regeneration of area around John Smith's Stadium remains a reality as ski slope plans amended

Minor planning changes submitted to amend snow slope in HD One regeneration

Isaac Nash: Community unites in lantern tribute for missing boy

Celebration of the life of Isaac Nash at Gregory Fields recreation ground, Highburton
Lanterns released in memory of the popular 12-year-old who went missing while swimming near rocks off Anglesey

Jack Russell owner had to punch 30kg Bull Mastiff on head after huge dog went went "ballistic", court told

Kirklees Magistrates' Court
The 30kg dog escaped from its Almondbury home after ‘going ballistic’ at the sight of the Jack Russell

New Rastrick High headteacher Steve Evans reflects on a remarkable year after GCSE and A Level results rocket

Rastrick High School headteacher Steve Evans
GCSE successes have shot up 11% in 12 months, propelling the school from the bottom half of the Calderdale league table to second for non-selective schools

Former Ben Shaws and Britivic factory in Birkby could be changed into church and community centre

The former Huddersfield soft drink manufacturer Ben Shaws, now Britvic Huddersfield premises on Willow Lane, Birkby
Rivertree Trust - which runs the Jubilee Centre in Paddock - is looking to expand
Waste left behind after travellers moved on from the Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook. updated

Mess as travellers leave Salendine Nook playing fields - and head for nearby YMCA car park

Caravans head straight up New Hey Road to Huddersfield YMCA

Grace Dyson: Tributes paid to former Holmfirth High and Greenhead College pupil killed in Thongsbridge road tragedy

Floral tributes to Grace Dyson (inset)
Eighteen-year-old Grace Dyson was walking along Springwood Road at 6.15pm on Friday when she apparently slipped and fell into the road and into the path of a van

Former Ben Shaws and Britivic factory in Birkby could be changed into church and community centre

The former Huddersfield soft drink manufacturer Ben Shaws, now Britvic Huddersfield premises on Willow Lane, Birkby
Rivertree Trust - which runs the Jubilee Centre in Paddock - is looking to expand

Former Huddersfield Town striker Delroy Facey charged with bribery as part of football match-fixing probe

Facey, 34, of Huddersfield, who played 10 times for Bolton Wanderers in the top tier of English football from 2002-04, was originally arrested in November 2013

Huddersfield MP revealed fears of child sex exploitation in Huddersfield to West Yorkshire Police six years ago - and now calls for national enquiry

Barry Sheerman
Mr Sheerman said he investigated claims that teenage girls from Huddersfield and Dewsbury were being lured into sex by older men

Crosland Moor stabbings: Five knifed in dawn fight

Sunningdale Road, Crosland Moor
Police make fresh appeals for witnesses
Margaret Bates at an election count in Dewsbury

Obituary: Margaret Bates, former Mayor of Kirklees

Woman who rose from humble roots to be area's first citizen

Huddersfield MP revealed fears of child sex exploitation in Huddersfield to West Yorkshire Police six years ago - and now calls for national enquiry

Barry Sheerman
Mr Sheerman said he investigated claims that teenage girls from Huddersfield and Dewsbury were being lured into sex by older men

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman officially reopens Almondbury Post Office

Barry Sheerman performs the official re-opening of Almondbury Post Office.
Residents delighted as Post Office gets new lease of life

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary League of Friends celebrate 60 years of service

Group supports patients and families along with fundraising for equipment

From 250 deaths at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital, there are just NINE organ donors - and that is one of the BEST records in Yorkshire

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
NHS appeals for more organ donors at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital

Watchdog airs complaints over patients registering with NHS dentists as Almondbury woman travels to Elland to see her dentist

Almondbury woman, 24, says she has to trek all way to Elland!

Kirklees Business News 02/09/14: read the latest edition here

Read the latest edition of Kirklees Business News below

Peter Jones and Edge Foundation join forces for Edge Challenge 2014

Students with bright business ideas have been urged to enter a competition backed by Dragon's Den star Peter Jones

Bond It seals joint venture deal

Brighouse-based adhesives specialist Bond It has agreed a joint venture with Indian business Astral Poly Technik
Floral tributes to Grace Dyson (inset)

Grace Dyson: Tributes paid to former Holmfirth High and Greenhead College pupil killed in Thongsbridge road tragedy

Eighteen-year-old Grace Dyson was walking along Springwood Road at 6.15pm on Friday when she apparently slipped and fell into the road and into the path of a van

Peter Jones and Edge Foundation join forces for Edge Challenge 2014

Students with bright business ideas have been urged to enter a competition backed by Dragon's Den star Peter Jones

Fat-Chilli reaches £100,000 milestone for good causes

An Elland-based social enterprise is producing cards and gifts based on children's designs to raise funds for good causes

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  • NEWS: Grace Dyson: Tributes paid to former Holmfirth High and Greenhead College pupil killed in Thongsbridge road tragedy

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  • NEWS: A former Huddersfield pop factory could soon become a community centre.

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  • NEWS: A community united in sorrow last night in tribute to Isaac Nash.

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  • NEWS: Jack Russell owner had to punch 30kg Bull Mastiff on head after huge dog went went "ballistic", court told

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  • NEWS: And they're here too.

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  • NEWS: What do travellers like so much about Huddersfield?

    This morning they're at Kirklees College's engineering centre.

    Thanks to Chris Batley for the photo.

    Chris Batley Travellers camped at Kirklees College's Engineering Centre, Aspley
    Travellers camped at Kirklees College's Engineering Centre, Aspley

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  • NEWS: There's still hope for a massive leisure development which includes a ski slope.

    HD One will see 51 acres of land around John Smith's Stadium developed into a huge complex including 147 apartments, a 144-bed hotel, an air chimney, a ski slope, a casino, 21 bars and restaurants, a surf simulator, 10-pin bowling alley, two nightclubs, a music venue, offices and a bingo hall.

    A application seeking planning consent for the minor changes has been submitted to Kirklees Council for consideration.

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    Ski slope at the new proposed HD One complex
    Ski slope at the new proposed HD One complex

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  • TRAVEL: Nothing major so far. If you know different let us know.

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  • Traffic: Wakefield Road in Huddersfield is busy, but moving, between Southgate (Shorehead Roundabout) and Firth Street (New Wharf Traffic lights).

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Videos & Photos

Waste left behind after travellers moved on from the Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook. updated

Mess as travellers leave Salendine Nook playing fields - and head for nearby YMCA car park

Floral tributes to Grace Dyson (inset)

Grace Dyson: Tributes paid to former Holmfirth High and Greenhead College pupil killed in Thongsbridge road tragedy

Celebration of the life of Isaac Nash at Gregory Fields recreation ground, Highburton

Isaac Nash: Community unites in lantern tribute for missing boy

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