An 89-year-old man using a zimmer frame was robbed outside his Greetland home after coming back from work

The attack on the frail pensioner happened on Rochdale Road in Greetland

Just the ticket! Bread stall in Huddersfield Railway Station is booming

The sight and smell of freshly baked bread is not what most would expect to find in a busy station thoroughfare

Police appeal after driver reverses into officer during series of dangerous incidents

Police were urging the driver to pull over when the incident happened in Sunnyside, Heckmondwike

Testicular cancer survivor Rick Brook joins Movember challenge with Kirklees Council colleagues

The team hope to raise as much money to help charities battling against the disease

Free events Monday at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival

Musicians will treat audiences to some experimental and intriguing sounds in a series of free events on Monday as Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival gets into full swing

Dewsbury businessman Omar Mayet jailed for £40,000 VAT fraud has jail term cut within days

cash, money
Judge says she didn't give him enough credit for his guilty plea

Bella the dog found safe and well - after the driver seen 'snatching' her was actually taking her to kennels in Barnsley

Her owner John Clough has now thanked the driver for coming to the Staffy's rescue

Residents of Liversedge flats had to be evacuated when a blaze broke out at a storage bin

The cause of the fire at Fairfield court is now being investigated

Teenage girl's mock Gucci handbag taken during Batley knife-point robbery

The 17-year-old was robbed at Hyrstlands Road in Batley on Saturday night

Road tragedy victim Gary Pedelty's mum calls for drink drive limit to be zero and that people convicted of crimes should serve their full sentence

Family still suffering their loss four years on

Shopkeeper suffers head injury during armed robbery on Friday

Smoker's Corner, Albion Street
Man seriously injured after two suspects threaten him in Albion Street premises

Ex Huddersfield police officer and former Mr Gay UK Mark Carter suspended after headbutting man in toilets

Pc Mark Carter
Carter - a former Mr Gay UK - was convicted of assault by beating following a trial before magistrates
A & E department at Calderdale Royal Hospital

Come clean over A&E: MP tells House of Commons not to "take people for fools" over cuts

Speaking in Parliament yesterday, Halifax Labour MP Linda Riordan also accused the Government and health chiefs of failing to consult local people

Former Golcar Labour councillor Paul Salveson announced as Yorkshire First's candidate for Colne Valley

Transport expert is named as new party's first General Election candidate

Slaithwaite Aldi to open on Thursday, November 27 - with 'golden ticket' for first 100 customers through door

Now and then: The new Aldi store, and the mill which was on the site.
Plans for the new store spilt the village with protesters fearing that the extra traffic would clog the streets and claiming business would be lost from independent shops
A & E department at Calderdale Royal Hospital

Come clean over A&E: MP tells House of Commons not to "take people for fools" over cuts

Speaking in Parliament yesterday, Halifax Labour MP Linda Riordan also accused the Government and health chiefs of failing to consult local people

Investigation launched as Huddersfield hospital bosses admit they will be £4m in the red by 2015

Owen Williams, new chief executive of Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust
NHS regulator calls for greater pace of change for HRI and CRH restructure

Private firms battling for £284,000,000 NHS deal for Huddersfield and Kirklees

Private firms bidding for NHS work
NHS activists in Huddersfield have said there “is no place for private profit in the provision of health and social care” and called on Kirklees and Calderdale councils to use their powers to stop the tendering process

Crown Decorating Centre top for recycling

The team at the Crown Decorating Centre in Huddersfield is the regional winner in the firm's Kick Out The Can campaign

Sodexo staff host students' visit to Huddersfield’s John Smith’s Stadium

The John Smith's Stadium
Hospitality and business management students from Huddersfield University were given an insight into life at the John Smith's Stadium

Myers Group buys Leeds builders merchants

The acquisition of Bulk Builders Merchants marks the start of expansion plans for Huddersfield-based Myers Group

Speaking out against violence to women

Huddersfield activist Norah Hamill's poetry speaks out against violence towards women

Illustrator Emily holds largest solo exhibition to date at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

The work of Emily Sutton is influenced by the illustrators of the early to mid 20th century.

Denby Dale Nursery prepares to leave village school building after 140 years

End of era for Denby Dale Nursery School as school prepares to move to Gilthwaites First School campus

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