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Going up! New Rastrick Fire Station build on schedule

New fire station set for completion in March 2015

Saqib Bhatti flees Kirklees Magistrates' Court seconds before being sentenced to custody for shop thefts

A warrant has now been issued for the Heckmondwike man, who was jailed for 16 weeks

Oliver Atkins ordered to pay compensation to a police officer after kicking him while drunk

Atkins, of Brighouse, admitted the offence after being ejected from Lloyds Bar in Huddersfield town centre

Lockwood man Ryan Turpin who breached restraining order given a community order for the second time this year

Leeds Crown Court
Ryan Turpin was sentenced to a two year community order

Huddersfield project to warn children about dangers of grooming and sexting gets £6k police grant

£6,000 award for Freedom Personal Safety

GCSE results: Kirklees College

Kirklees College pupils celebrate GCSE results

GCSE results: Crossley Heath School

Crossley Heath School pupils celebrate GCSE results

35-year-old Elland mum Riyma Raziq's GCSE success means she can now pursue dream to be a teacher

Riyma Raziq from Elland gets an A* in GCSE maths

Caring for the victims of crime in Kirklees

Victim Support celebrates 40 years as a service to both victims of crime and witnesses.

Unison urges police staff members to reject a 1% pay offer

Unison staff involved include including 999 call takers and Police Community Support Officers

Saqib Bhatti flees Kirklees Magistrates' Court seconds before being sentenced to custody for shop thefts

A warrant has now been issued for the Heckmondwike man, who was jailed for 16 weeks

Rising car costs: Save money on your motor with whocanfixmycar.com

Did you know that keeping a car on the road now costs more than insuring one? Save money on car servicing with comparison site whocanfixmycar.com today!

WATCH: Iraqi doctor settled in Huddersfield speaks of fears for lives of his wife and young children over immigration red tape

Dr Naser Jarallah, settled in Dalton, fled to UK to escape persecution

Protesters lobby rail commuters in Dewsbury as train fares set to rise by 3.5%

Labour's prospective parliamentary candidate for Dewsbury, Paula Sherriff (front) with fellow rail campaigners at Dewsbury Railway Station
Passengers face inflation-busting 3.5% fare hike from January
Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

From 250 deaths at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital, there are just NINE organ donors - and that is one of the BEST records in Yorkshire

NHS appeals for more organ donors at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital

Watchdog airs complaints over patients registering with NHS dentists as Almondbury woman travels to Elland to see her dentist

Almondbury woman, 24, says she has to trek all way to Elland!

Student midwives from Huddersfield take giant leap for neonatal bereavement charity

Charity sky dive raises £4,000 for Still Birth and Neonatal Death charity
Amanda Vigar

Amanda Vigar, of V&A Bell Brown, looks to her Yorkshire roots

Yorkshire Day gives Tykes a chance to celebrate their regional roots - without feeling trapped by them

Chadwick Lawrence partner awarded MBA

Sarah Crowther, head of family law and probate at Chadwick Lawrence, studied part-time to gain an MBA at Huddersfield University

Syngenta backs apprenticeships

A leading Huddersfield manufacturer is urging school leavers to take the apprenticeship route into a career

GCSE results from around Kirklees and Calderdale

Results are pouring into the Examiner office from across the area and are being put on the website as soon as we get them

35-year-old Elland mum Riyma Raziq's GCSE success means she can now pursue dream to be a teacher

Riyma Raziq from Elland gets an A* in GCSE maths

Caring for the victims of crime in Kirklees

Victim Support celebrates 40 years as a service to both victims of crime and witnesses.

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  • GCSEs: Almondbury High School are still assessing their results - pupil Jack Senior is happy with his nine passes but hoped for better than a B in PE when his coursework put him on track for an A*.

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