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Cameron Smith jailed for Huddersfield mugging

Woman attacked as she walked to car in Fartown

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

Caught on Camera - 29-05-15
Images may be of both potential suspects or witnesses

Alwoodleigh care home in Edgerton told to improve after critical Care Quality Commission report

People told inspectors they didn't feel safe because of "challenging behaviour" of resident

Kirklees Council saved £4.5m last year - how should they spend it?

Kirklees Council bosses saved more than £4.5m last year.
Council favours using extra cash to top-up reserves, but what do you think? Vote here...

Too small and young to use the Splash Park slides at Huddersfield Leisure Centre, but little Harrison has to pay for it anyway

Samantha Beaumont and her son Harrison Taylor-Craighan, 3, of Milnsbridge
Mum Samantha Beaumont criticises hidden pricing of Huddersfield's new leisure centre

Why did Kirklees Council hold the same council meeting twice?

Rules mean party leaders cannot attend one meeting, but no-one spotted the 'rule-breaker' among the members

Bullying victim Nico Bajerski becomes one of the youngest gym owners in the country

23-year-old turned to martial arts after being picked on

KPMG administrators axe 160 jobs at Kozee Sleep

Efforts to sell Ravensthorpe bedding firm Kozee Sleep as a going concern have failed, say administrators from KPMG

Outlane couple left 'devastated' after their dream wedding weekend cancelled

No explanation from booking agency

Chocolate cake heaven: Rory Wallin and Victoria Arabskyj cook up a treat for Sick Children's Trust

Two year old Scarlett Wallin guessing the weight of a cake.
Rory and Victoria prove baking champs

Arsah Radmard attacked female clubber after she confronted him over his video of a gay couple kissing

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
The victim, Bethany O'Brien, lost consciousness during the assault at the Camel Club

Take a look around this week's featured property - White House Farm in Scholes

House dates back to 1700s

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Firefighters tackle huge blaze at pallet yard in Horbury Bridge

Plume of smoke can be seen for miles around

WATCH: Honley mum says she was told not to breastfeed in bridal shop because she'd 'spurt milk all over the dresses’.

Josephine Fenton says she was told to feed baby in the street - but the shop has refuted the claims

KPMG administrators axe 160 jobs at Kozee Sleep

Efforts to sell Ravensthorpe bedding firm Kozee Sleep as a going concern have failed, say administrators from KPMG

Kirkheaton man Michael Humphries jailed for street attack

He had only been released from a 30-month jail term at the start of this year

Man, 36, suffers fractured eye socket and cheek bone during attempted robbery in Marsden

Police have now released details of the attack which happened last Friday to appeal for witnesses

Arsah Radmard attacked female clubber after she confronted him over his video of a gay couple kissing

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
The victim, Bethany O'Brien, lost consciousness during the assault at the Camel Club
Calderdale council leader, Clr Tim Swift in Halifax Town Hall

Lib Dems refuse to back new minority Labour administration for Calderdale Council

Lib Dem leader Janet Battye refuses to back Labour

Honley's history revealed by historian Mary Jagger who lived well over 100 years ago

New booklet published by Honley Civic Society

There's good news for Kirklees Council on the housing front, says Martin Thompson, of Armitage Sykes

Martin Thompson of Armitage Sykes
There's good news

Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice supporters urge funding protection for respite breaks

Local authorities facing a squeeze are reviewing funding for respite and short breaks, but one Huddersfield family speaks of importance of beaks

Health and Family: Vicky Smith piled the pounds between pregnancies

Vicky Smith gained seven stones between having her two daughters but is now determined to help others not to fall into the fat trap

Mirfield family with two autistic boys launch new support group for Kirklees parents

Families have revealed anguished stories about chldren suffering from autism and the apparent lack of help. Health reporter NICK LAVIGUEUR looks at the work of a new support group

KPMG administrators axe 160 jobs at Kozee Sleep

Efforts to sell Ravensthorpe bedding firm Kozee Sleep as a going concern have failed, say administrators from KPMG

FMB gives "cautious welcome" to late pay proposals

Brian Berry, chief executive of Federation of Master Builders
Legislation to tackle late payment to small firms has been pledged by business secretary Sajid Javid

Longley Park KIA signs for Huddersfed Town

Paddock-based Longley Park KIA has become a commercial partner of Huddersfield Town

Brockholes badminton player Hannah Boden wins top Scottish junior event

Hannah Boden has won her first international singles title in badminton

Heart patient Vanessa Dyson to tackle gruelling Three Peaks walk

Woman had 11-hour heart operation to save her life

Student accommodation provider Unite to offer mental health support for students in Huddersfield

The company has teamed up with Nightline, who have trained up its staff to look for warning signs and refer students to the local Nightline service
 

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Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? This week it's the Friend To Friend Charity Vintage Fashion Show at The Carding Shed in Hepworth

WATCH: Honley mum says she was told not to breastfeed in bridal shop because she'd 'spurt milk all over the dresses’.

John Smith's Stadium pitch refurbished in time for Huddersfield Giants v Wigan game

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