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Last ever Huddersfield Town Crier Championships to be held this year

Huddersfield Town Crier Vic Watson in his new turquoise outfit in St. George's Square, Huddersfield.
Organiser and Huddersfield town crier Vic Watson said it must end due to funding difficulties

Motorists anger over council pay and display parking machines that don't give change

A total of 32 sites in the area use machines which keep any overpayment

Family fundraiser to help hospital unit after vital operation for baby Joshua Stead

Rare condition meant three-week-old Joshua was vomiting for six days

Fury after Holmfirth left without Post Office for three weeks

Councillor inundated with complaints from people who were left without the service due to a refurbishment and a staffing crisis

Pizza delivery man ambushed and robbed by three youths

The teenagers ordered the pizzas and then robbed the delivery driver for them

Blackpool vs Huddersfield Town abandoned after pitch invasion

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Match was abandoned for safety reasons and people were asked to leave the stadium

Missing Shepley First World War plaque turns up at auction - 200 miles away

Kirkburton parish councillor Dave Bradbury hopes to bring it back to village

Northern Gas Networks promises to tackle fuel poverty and care for environment in community pledge

Northern Gas Networks
Northern Gas Networks has launched its Community Promises document to support people in the areas in which it operates

Tour de Yorkshire 2015: Eight of the most Yorkshire things that happened

From dressed up dogs to high-fiving policemen, we did it in style

Video: Mother's heartfelt appeal as arsonist remains free - 18 years after her son's death

Joe McCafferty was just seven-years-old when he suffered fatal in an arson attack in Marsh

Former Zetland landlord Christopher Baird sentenced to 100 hours community service after admitting VAT offences

Baird, 39, failed to provide the correct receipts when he filed a tax return for the pub

Huddersfield's new leisure centre will open on Monday May 18 - Here's the full list of prices

And see what it will cost you to access the splash park and other activities here

Live: Huddersfield breaking news, sport updates, travel and M62 traffic news, plus weather on May 1

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Fire service warns arson attacks in Kirklees could put lives at risk

West Yorkshire Fire Service is leading an arson prevention campaign ahead of a season busy period for attacks

Hung parliament and weekend of deal-making to follow General Election, says Huddersfield University expert

The ITV Leaders' Debate 2015
Dr Pete Woodcock predicts a hung parliament

Northern Gas Networks promises to tackle fuel poverty and care for environment in community pledge

Northern Gas Networks
Northern Gas Networks has launched its Community Promises document to support people in the areas in which it operates

Video: Mother's heartfelt appeal as arsonist remains free - 18 years after her son's death

Joe McCafferty was just seven-years-old when he suffered fatal in an arson attack in Marsh

Prolific burglar Michael Jefferson jailed over Ferrari thefts

Brighouse man targeted two replica vehicles worth around £60,000 a piece

Jonathan Sutton told he can appeal against sentence giving for killing pregnant girlfriend Emma Mansell

Sutton's legal team argued the punishment was far too tough and more in line with a homicide involving guns
The ITV Leaders' Debate 2015

Hung parliament and weekend of deal-making to follow General Election, says Huddersfield University expert

Dr Pete Woodcock predicts a hung parliament

Local elections 2015: Kirklees Conservatives share some of their policies for Kirklees

Kirklees Council Conservative leader Robert Light
See what the Kirklees Conservatives are campaigning on here

Local elections 2015: Kirklees Labour share some of its policies for Kirklees say:

'We recognise people focus on other services but let’s focus on the care service'

Mental health services for children "not fit for purpose" in Kirklees and Calderdale

Health chiefs hold summit to tackle crisis

Huddersfield scientist Graham Williams pioneers breakthrough in research into identical twins

Concept of DNA under the microscope

Direct Health aims to recruit 100 care workers

A recruitment drive is under way for care and support workers who can work in various parts of Kirklees and Calderdale

WSI Yorkshire in key appointment

Gail Bellamy has been appointed operations director at internet marketing business WSI Yorishire

Shackletons shares in awards success

Dewsbury-based Shackletons helped a number of clients achieve success in the Healthcare Design Awards

Transline Group goes carbon neutral

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Impact Diving Club's Lizzie Wrench, left, Molly Schofield and Harriet Stott who train at Halifax swimming pool

Huddersfield's Molly Schofield from Impact Diving Club,Halifax, wins three gold medals in GBDF Spring Masters

Clubmates also succeed and do club proud

GOLF: Sweet revenge for Megan Lockett in Yorkshire Championship final

Huddersfield’s Megan Lockett is the new Yorkshire Ladies Champion.

The four personalities of Dex Hannon seen through their art

He's just one man, but four distinct artistic personalities - and Dex Hannon is showing what he can do.
 

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Meltham Scarecrow Festival 2015

Hundreds turn out for Meltham's annual scarecrow competition

Save Butterley Spillway campaign reignited

The Royal baby has been named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

Royal baby named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana: Kate Middleton and Prince William reveal what new princess is called

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