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Mark Fisher detained in hospital after posting false claims online linking Huddersfield people to paedophilia

The Lockwood man's fantastical posts mean that one of his victims, a schoolteacher, has been unable to return to work

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Free films on big screen for summer evenings in Huddersfield's St George's Square

Festivals firm plans big-screen weekends

Two men charged with burglary at King's Street Beaverbrooks in Huddersfield

The two men are due to appear at Kirklees Magistrates Court in Huddersfield today

Who'll step up to fill Sir Patrick Stewart's shoes at Unievrsity of Huddersfield?

Simon Armitage and Joanne Harris are popular contenders

Anger over Syngenta's decision to demolish Dalton Grange in Rawthorpe

Victorian Society says it is acting on nothing more than "a corporate whim"

Police investigating sexual assault in Dewsbury

The 26-year-old woman told police she was sexually assaulted near The Old Turk pub in Dewsbury

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  • NEWS:  Are you excited for the general election or could you not care less?  If it's the former you'll be interested, if not a little amused, to hear that Nick Clegg has defiantly refuted predictions of obliteration the Liberal Democrats.

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  • NEWS:  Here's one for fans of restorative justice...i.e. making good what you did wrong! Three youths who smashed up allotments in Berry Brow have been back to say sorry.

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  • NEWS:  The police chopper is out above Liversedge looking for a stolen vehicle.

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  • Two men accused of burglary at Huddersfield's Beaverbrooks have appeared in Huddersfield Magistrates court this morning.

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LOOK: Hundreds of bikers arrive in Huddersfield for Easter charity fundraiser

Sivan John from Malaysia explains why Huddersfield Town are his passion while friends follow the big Premier League clubs

New plane rides to woo crowds at this year's Meltham Memories 1940s weekend unveiled

A dazzling light show lit up Huddersfield Town Hall hours before the solar eclipse

Huddersfield homelessness charity Simon on the Streets reveals big issues in getting people's lives back on track

Children do their bit to help build extension at Kirkburton school

Young Slaithwaite tattooist Adam Blakey wins major award at Manchester Tattoo Convention despite only one year in the business

Pitch confusion looms as new photos revealed of Huddersfield's new Leisure Centre

Sports hall set to be used by six sports

Free films on big screen for summer evenings in Huddersfield's St George's Square

Festivals firm plans big-screen weekends

The Big Chill set to hit Huddersfield for Easter

Weatherman Paul Stevens warns of winds and rain

Mark Fisher detained in hospital after posting false claims online linking Huddersfield people to paedophilia

The Lockwood man's fantastical posts mean that one of his victims, a schoolteacher, has been unable to return to work

Police investigating sexual assault in Dewsbury

The 26-year-old woman told police she was sexually assaulted near The Old Turk pub in Dewsbury

E-fit released of suspect who posed as a police officer in Heckmondwike

The suspect entered a house in Cemetery Road, Heckmondwike on March 16 and posed as a police officer

My Manifesto 2015: Huddersfield's election demands

The results are in — see what Huddersfield folk want from the next government

Cinderhills neighbours consider appeal against Kirklees Council housing plan approval

Neighbours may appeal to Planning Inspectorate to overturn decision

'Disorganised' Labour branch criticised for displacing hard-working Kirklees councillor Judith Hughes

Judith Hughes
But Greenhead branch say they have to abide by national party rules

Scarlet Fever cases rise by four hundred per cent in Kirklees in just one year

Scarlet Fever has increased by over 400% in just one year in Kirklees

Marlene Parr raises awareness of Group B Strep Support charity after her first grandchild died from the infection at birth

Holly was stillborn after her mother Helen unknowingly passed the infection onto her

NHS admits A&E target will be missed by hospitals for the first time ever

Annual Calderdale and Huddersfield results will be revealed next month

How Marsden's Fettle Animation firm is flying the flag for great British business

Fettle Animation is part of government's Business is GREAT campaign - and it's growing

Huddersfield University takes technology from lab to shopfloor

A new project will see Huddersfield University's nanoscale defect detection technology adapted for the factory environment

Close Brothers survey shows SMEs upbeat

The latest Close Brothers Business Barometer shows trading conditions and job prospects are improving among Yorkshire SMEs

Who'll step up to fill Sir Patrick Stewart's shoes at University of Huddersfield?

Simon Armitage and Joanne Harris are popular contenders

Schools in Kirklees and Calderdale get a share of £367 million repairs fund

Shelley College
More than two dozen local schools are to receive a share of a £367 million fund to repair and extend their buildings

Obituary: Stephen Priest

Man who helped keep Huddersfield beauty spot immaculate
 

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Pitch confusion looms as new photos revealed of Huddersfield's new Leisure Centre

Free films on big screen for summer evenings in Huddersfield's St George's Square

The Big Chill set to hit Huddersfield for Easter

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