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How much have Huddersfield house prices changed since 2000? We'll show you the shocking rise in your area

Take a look by postcode to see just how much the cost of a home has rocketed in your area

Deighton man Adrian Markowski caught by police on M1 after kidnapping girl, 9

Markowski knew the girl and her family and had spoken to her when he saw her playing in the garden at her home

Huddersfield nostalgia pictures from October 1988 - who do you recognise?

The clothes and hair may have changed but have the faces? Are you or your school friends pictured?

Huddersfield Oktoberfest: Come and try real ales says organiser

CAMRA Oktoberfest beer festival at the Apna Venue, Springwood. Branch Chairman, Michael Robinson (left) with guests, Deputy Mayor of Kirklees,Clr Christine Iredale and consort Robert Iredale (centre), Colne Valley MP, Jason McCartney (2nd right) Venue manager, Balbir Singh Uppal (2nd left) and Clr Mohan Sokhal (right) toast the annual success of the beer festival.
Huddersfield CAMRA are offering more than 75 ales at their festival this weekend - plus we've got all the details you need

Former car wash boss 'Mr Sparkles' must repay £1m or face more jail time

Mohammed Azam Yaqoob, known as 'Mr Sparkles', outside his house in Ravensthorpe
Mohammed Azam Yaqoob washed cars and money, says National Crime Agency

Driest September in Huddersfield for almost 30 years - and one of the warmest too

The UK as a whole has received 19.4mm (0.8in) of rain, just 20% of the normal amount of rainfall which would be expected for the month

Blooming marvellous gardens scoop awards for Kirklees attractions

Oakwell Hall Country Park
Oakwell Hall Country Park, Birstall, and the Red House Museum, Gomersal have both been awarded a Gold Medal

Leanne Rawlinson in court after swearing on a hospital ward and spitting at a police officer while drunk

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
Kirklees magistrates heard that Rawlinson, of New Street, wanted help for her alcohol problem

Majestyk fire: man arrested after former Leeds nightclub devastated by blaze

Police said the 32-year-old was taken into custody after witnesses made reports of a man behaving suspiciously

Ex Huddersfield Giants rugby player Phil Joseph to become professional boxer

Rugby League players Paul Reilly (left) and Phil Joseph (right) training to box in an earlier charity show
Joseph, 29, who has nicknamed himself the ‘Widnes Wrecking Ball’, will work under world champion trainer Oliver Harrison, who looks after WBC silver middleweight title-holder Martin Murray

Brighouse engineering firm Alco Valves bought out in £72m US deal

Directors and employees at Alco Valves Group celebrating winning the Queen's Award for Enterprise
Pledge of more investment in Calderdale site - which could mean more jobs

Gibraltar or bust ... on £10 and one tank of fuel

Pair hope that by doing a series of oddjobs and challenges along the way, they will get money to complete the journey - and hopefully raise money for the Samaritans

Rawthorpe's Netherhall High School posts best GCSE improvements in Kirklees

Joan Young, principal of Netherhall Learning Campus, Rawthorpe
Small is beautiful insists Huddersfield head teacher

History of British Bhangra scene uncovered in new book by University of Huddersfield researcher Hardeep Singh Sahota

University of Huddersfield researcher Hardeep Singh Sahota
Dozens of oral histories were carried out by Hardeep and a dedicated team of community volunteers who came together through his group, Virsa

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Peppa Pig's Big Splash

Peppa Pig to make a Big Splash at West Yorkshire Playhouse - click here to win tickets!

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Ferret racing at Cannon Hall farm, Cawthorne

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Take That managed relight their fire to achieve three number one albums

Could it be magic? Take That have had one of the most successful British comebacks EVER

Travellers at St Andrew's Road, Aspley

Travellers move onto Aspley site

The travellers have moved on to the site of the former Huddersfield Examiner press hall in St Andrew’s Road

Crash snarls up Huddersfield ring road close to the university entrance on Queensgate

Car badly damaged in crash on Queensgate stretch of Huddersfield ring road
Silver car ploughs through central barrier

Deighton man Adrian Markowski caught by police on M1 after kidnapping girl, 9

Markowski knew the girl and her family and had spoken to her when he saw her playing in the garden at her home

Majestyk fire: man arrested after former Leeds nightclub devastated by blaze

Police said the 32-year-old was taken into custody after witnesses made reports of a man behaving suspiciously

Former car wash boss 'Mr Sparkles' must repay £1m or face more jail time

Mohammed Azam Yaqoob, known as 'Mr Sparkles', outside his house in Ravensthorpe
Mohammed Azam Yaqoob washed cars and money, says National Crime Agency

Can you help police catch Leeds sex attacker?

The man police would like to speak to in connection with a sex attack in Leeds
Police are asking anyone on a night out when the attack happened if they can identify a man they'd like to speak to
Leader of the House William Hague

After David Cameron names former foreign secretary William Hague, we ask you - who's our greatest living Yorkshireman?

Prime minister said MP William Hague was greatest living Yorkshireman - do you agree?

Golcar Labour activist and ex-councillor Paul Salveson quits party to join Yorkshire First

Paul Salveson
Paul Salveson and will make an announcement about whether he will stand as a candidate in the 2015 elections within the next month

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman confident he can save free Town Bus

Huddersfield free town bus in front of Huddersfield station
Rallying call issued over threatened bus service

Freak ladder fall ends in leg amputation for Will Binns after doctors spot tumour

A teenager's fall from a ladder led to a diagnosis of a rare cancer which led to surgeons amputating his leg

Are health changes just shifting care responsibility onto local council?

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
First joint meeting of Kirklees and Calderdale Scrutiny Panels looks at community care and future hospital services

Health and Family: Why are men not fighting the obesity battle?

Just as many men as women in the UK are obese and yet slimming clubs are seen as an exclusively female world.

Legacy Sport entrepreneur Shaun Fox shortlisted for award

Shaun is among five finalists who are in with the chance of winning the UK-wide £10,000 award

Kirklees Business Week to feature address by BBC Future Media exec

The BBC works with suppliers all around the UK to improve the value and quality of its digital services

Southdale reveals major housing plans

Construction and development specialist Southdale has joined forces with Brewster Bye Architects to work on several developments across the region

Huddersfield nostalgia pictures from October 1988 - who do you recognise?

The clothes and hair may have changed but have the faces? Are you or your school friends pictured?

Legacy Sport entrepreneur Shaun Fox shortlisted for award

Shaun is among five finalists who are in with the chance of winning the UK-wide £10,000 award

History of British Bhangra scene uncovered in new book by University of Huddersfield researcher Hardeep Singh Sahota

University of Huddersfield researcher Hardeep Singh Sahota
Dozens of oral histories were carried out by Hardeep and a dedicated team of community volunteers who came together through his group, Virsa
 

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