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Thomas Clements and Luke Greenwood

Huddersfield thugs who attacked boy in Ravensknowle Park fail in appeal to get sentences cut

Thomas Garfield Clements, 20, and Luke Stephen Greenwood, 21, were each caged for five years at Leeds Crown Court in November after admitting the robbery

BBC's Easter blockbuster Jamaica Inn filmed in Huddersfield

Yorkshire to the fore in remake of classic film - see pictures and a trailer for the show

Big support in Huddersfield for St George's Day holiday

University of Huddersfield political expert Dr Andy Mycock
We want to celebrate our Englishness say survey respondents

Warm weather set to disappear for Easter weekend

Lucy Simpson and Abbie Anthony enjoy the Spring sunshine outside Dewsbury Town Hall
Make the most of the sunshine says Huddersfield weather expert

18-year-old arrested over armed robbery at Honley Domino's

Domino's Pizza at former Railway pub, Honley
Attack happened on Sunday night at Domino's Pizza on Huddersfield Road
Lucy Simpson and Abbie Anthony enjoy the Spring sunshine outside Dewsbury Town Hall

Warm weather set to disappear for Easter weekend

Make the most of the sunshine says Huddersfield weather expert

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Community honours Titanic band leader Wallace Hartley with memorial service on 102nd anniversary

Wallace Hartley and the Titanic
Dewsbury remembers famous son who went down with the ship
Domino's Pizza at former Railway pub, Honley

18-year-old arrested over armed robbery at Honley Domino's

Attack happened on Sunday night at Domino's Pizza on Huddersfield Road

Huddersfield thugs who attacked boy in Ravensknowle Park fail in appeal to get sentences cut

Thomas Clements and Luke Greenwood
Thomas Garfield Clements, 20, and Luke Stephen Greenwood, 21, were each caged for five years at Leeds Crown Court in November after admitting the robbery

Huddersfield criminologist studies crime on London Underground

Huddersfield criminologist Dr Andrew Newton, studying Tube crimes
New study of rail crime by Huddersfield expert
Kirklees Council Leader-Elect David Sheard.

Kirklees Labour pledge on business, housing, road repairs and community grow-it projects in manifesto ahead of May 22 local elections

The party launched its election manifesto ahead of the May 22 local election - when nine current Labour councillors will seek re-election and party candidates will contest the remaining seats

First step to devolving Kirklees Council services backed by cross-party councillors

Kirklees Council logo
But not all could agree on where local boundaries should fall

No Kirklees schools yet ready to cope with new free school meals plan and £900,000 bill to be met

School meals
Kirklees Council estimates £900,000 needed to meet cost of new school meals scheme
Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Whole of HRI would have to be strengthened to let Yorkshire Air Ambulance land on roof

The All Party Parliamentary Group for Air Ambulances (APPGAA) has highlighted that 60% of major trauma centres have ‘inadequate’ air ambulance landing facilities

Oh baby: annual party for parents helped by hospital's Assisted Conception Unit

Sixteenth annual party for families helped by assisted conception unit

Watch: Shadow Health Secretary Andy Burnham on how public can stop "steamroller" of proposed Huddersfield and Halifax A&E cut

Top Labour politician says health chiefs have 'not made out clinical case' for change
Ian Cour, of NatWest. with Jessica Elvidge, owner of Princess Paws Dog Grooming and Spa, and dog Missy

NatWest backs dog grooming and spa business

A dog grooming salon offering mud baths, coat colouring and dental treatment for pampered pooches has opened with funding from NatWest

Pepamint secures place among UK's top social media businesses

Nicola Mellor of Pepamint
Slaithwaite-based Pepamint has been listed in the Social Media Top 500

Woodcock & Wilson appoints new managing director

Woodcock & Wilson chairman Mark Jones (left) with new managing director Ian Crum
Fan manufacturer Woodcock & Wilson has made changes at the top as long-standing MD Mark Jones moves to chairman

Education Options 2014: your guide to the area's schools and colleges

Take a look below and find out the information for schools and colleges in our area to make the best choice for your child

Kirkheaton Primary School downgraded from Good to Requires Improvement by Ofsted

Acting headteacher Barbara Robson of Kirkheaton Primary School
One of the main points highlighted by the inspectors was that pupils’ progress in writing and maths was not as consistently good as it should be

No Kirklees schools yet ready to cope with new free school meals plan and £900,000 bill to be met

School meals
Kirklees Council estimates £900,000 needed to meet cost of new school meals scheme

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Lucy Simpson and Abbie Anthony enjoy the Spring sunshine outside Dewsbury Town Hall

Warm weather set to disappear for Easter weekend

Wallace Hartley and the Titanic

Community honours Titanic band leader Wallace Hartley with memorial service on 102nd anniversary

BBC's Easter blockbuster Jamaica Inn filmed in Huddersfield

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