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Chancellor George Osborne will reveal his Autumn Statement spending review today at 11am.


Another sad tale about the loss of Biff Byford and band’s friend Nick Alexander in the Paris attacks



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A fire left a house inhabitable in Longwood early this morning.

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Delays to trains running between Leeds and Manchester


Queueing traffic on M62 Eastbound between J26 M606 / A58 (Chain Bar) and J27 M621 / A650 / A62 (Gildersome).


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Good Morning - It's Wednesday

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Huge crowds pack centre of Honley for Christmas lights switch-on

New look for Brook's restaurant in Brighouse but is the food still top notch?

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The show's writers and performers, Jeremy Dyson, Reece Shearsmith and Mark Gatiss, were awarded honorary degrees from the University of Huddersfield at the town hall in 2006. Pictured are Mark Gatiss Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton

League of Gentlemen comeback denied by show writer Reece Shearsmith

Left to right, The Rat Brewery brewing team, Paul Spencer, Richard Armitage and Robin Moss celebrate their 1000th brew from beneath the Chapel Hill pub

Rat Brewery celebrates pub's 1000th brew with Grapes of Rat — but you won't be able to try it for six months

Huddersfield film-maker Shayan Shayegani — aka Speedo Shy — praises work of Street Angels

Huddersfield prankster Speedo Shy present Street Angels with flowers and gifts in touching video

Beautiful views & stylish interior: Our property of the week

Which supermarket or bakery has the best mince pies?


Videos & Photos

Honley singer Biff Byford's grief over death of Nick Alexander in the Paris terror attacks

Merlin Entertainments says 'lessons have been learned' from Alton Towers rollercoaster crash — read park owners statement here

Chloe tries out an anti-gravity treadmill

Fancy walking on the moon in Huddersfield? New machine mirrors sensation of lunar stroll

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