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Kirklees Council reveals shock details about weight of some wheeled bins

Councillor explains reasons behind bin plans by Kirklees Council

Paul Thornton jailed for a spate of burglaries in Dewsbury town centre

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
Kirklees Magistrates' Court heard that the 37-year-old smashed his way into several stores using a crowbar

Emley mum Rachel Hale crowned Novice Strongwoman at XL Strength Games

Mum-of-two can lift up to 90kilos and pull a van along with a rope and her bare hands

Thugs assault Dewsburty man in targetted attack

Police appeal for witnesses after attack

Joshua Regan spat at police officer that helped paramedics trying to treat him

Kirklees Magistrates' Court
Kirklees magistrates heard that the Mirfield man had been jailed previously for assaults on police

Dewsbury taxi driver assaulted by passenger in Liversedge

Police are looking to trace suspect who also stole the taxi driver's Iphone 6

Huddersfield retailer Love Sofas ad "misleading" says watchdog

The Advertising Standards Authority has upheld a complaint about a Love Sofas website advert for a leather sofa

Huddersfield skip company Hunter Group branded 'garbage' after failing to collect full containers

Hunter Group, of Lockwood, blasted after leaving festival organisers and residents with skips for months

Mirfield housing plans shelved at 11th hour

Developer's decision greeted with caution by campaigners

Look: Can you identify four suspects wanted for interview following Boxing Day fox hunt protestor assault at Jack O'Mitre pub in Scammonden?

Police attended the scene to respond to allegations

Councillors debate threat to libraries in Kirklees

Councillors have debated how to slash £1.85m from Kirklees’ libraries budget

Illegal immigrants arrested in Huddersfield raid at former Ivy House Inn

Former Ivy House Inn, Ivy Street, Crosland Moor, Huddersfield.
Home Office claim they acted on a tip-off from the public

Meltham sex offender Roy Stobbs jailed again for child porn crimes

Roy Allen Stobbs
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Huddersfield school students enjoy their Proms

LOOK: Cowcliffe Liberal Club raise £3,000 for Help For Heroes in centenary celebration

All Our Yesterdays this week takes us back to 1989 - Are you in our pictures?

Slide the City Leeds postponed due to 'health and safety'

Julian Cope

Rock icon Julian Cope to perform at Holmfirth Picturedrome this Thursday

Cheers! The Fleece Countryside Inn in Barkisland crowned Yorkshire's Favourite Pub

Staff from Decorative Panels raise £13,000 through two-day charity event

Decorative Panels Group raise £13,000 for children's charities

Holme Valley to Leeds commuters promised refund after First accidently DOUBLES ticket price

'Admin error' lead to 99% rise in combined rail and bus ticket

Man knocked unconscious in Huddersfield town centre altercation

A 23-year-old man was taken to LGI with head injuries after Byram Street fight

Huddersfield skip company Hunter Group branded 'garbage' after failing to collect full containers

Hunter Group, of Lockwood, blasted after leaving festival organisers and residents with skips for months

Father and son Christopher and Billy Callaghan convicted of fly-tipping

Council pledge to get tough on the rubbish dumpers

Meltham sex offender Roy Stobbs jailed again for child porn crimes

Roy Allen Stobbs
Meltham man breached order weeks after release from prison

Thugs assault Dewsbury man in targeted attack

Police appeal for witnesses after attack
Council approves plan for development in Grimescar Valley

Campaigners 'disgusted' as councillors approve plan for for 190 homes in Grimescar Valley

Developers win backing to build in Huddersfield beauty spot after campaigners' pleas to save valley

Full agenda for Huddersfield Town Supporters Association meeting

Huddersfield Town Supporters Association (HTSA)
With the start of the new season it is not surprising that there is a full agenda for tonight’s HTSA board meeting

Mirfield housing plans shelved at 11th hour

Developer's decision greeted with caution by campaigners

Huddersfield mum in court after falsely claiming young son had cancer

Huddersfield woman subjected boy to repeated medical tests

Hospital Baby Café campaign to help new mums proves a winner

Global award for the Baby Cafes

Calderdale Royal Hospital radiographer Andy Cross embarks on emotional 620 mile cycle ride with friends to help premature babies

Money will help Calderdale's Special Care Baby unit

Huddersfield retailer Love Sofas ad "misleading" says watchdog

The Advertising Standards Authority has upheld a complaint about a Love Sofas website advert for a leather sofa

Michael Branford, of Crest IT, looks at cyber security and asks: How safe is your business data?

For most businesses the answer is likely to be not as safe as it could or should be

KC Communications lands three new clients

KC Communications has secured work with The WonderWorks, Huddersfield Partnership and Temple Moor High School
The Mirfield Junior Seminary run by the Vernoa Fathers at Roe Head, Mirfield.

Court to hear historic sex abuse allegations against Mirfield priests

Abuse victim Peter Murray seeks damages after alleged campaign of abuse by seminary teacher

Work starts on University of Huddersfield's £27m expansion

Top builder appointed for Queensgate contract

Students from Kirklees College help smarten up AFC Emley's Welfare Ground for new season

Trainees from Dewsbury Construction Academy give football club a boost on eve of campaign
 

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Man knocked unconscious in Huddersfield town centre altercation

Look: Can you identify four suspects wanted for interview following Boxing Day fox hunt protestor assault at Jack O'Mitre pub in Scammonden?

Burst water pipe in Meltham throws up 25m fountain

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