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Boss of Brighouse firm Quickslide shares delight after winning national prize

Adrian Barraclough, chairman of Quickslide Ltd in Brighouse has presented awards to all 100 employees after winning a national trophy

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Council forced to offer £9m discount on council house sales in two years - and there's nothing they can do about it

Right to Buy has seen massive discounts offered on house sales

Postman Jason Lee talks of dog attack which left him scarred for life

New ban on mail deliveries in Meltham

New campaign to save Holmfirth Library as council budget cuts loom

Appeal to public to get involved

Woman found unconscious in Marsh street had fallen

Kirklees Council accused of favouring councillor in parking permit row
An elderly woman was found unconscious in the middle of a street in Marsh

Hartlepool United rule out move for rapist Ched Evans

Big row over convicted footballer

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Boss of Brighouse firm Quickslide shares delight after winning national prize

Adrian Barraclough, chairman of Quickslide Ltd in Brighouse has presented awards to all 100 employees after winning a national trophy

New campaign to save Holmfirth Library as council budget cuts loom

Appeal to public to get involved

Postman Jason Lee talks of dog attack which left him scarred for life

New ban on mail deliveries in Meltham

New £1.5m West Yorkshire Police team to help investigate child sex cases

£1.5m for new safeguarding squad

£24k drugs find in Huddersfield puts Nazish Iqbal behind bars

Police find heroin worth £24,000

Would you meet the man who burgled your house?

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New campaign to save Holmfirth Library as council budget cuts loom

Appeal to public to get involved

Huddersfield and Colne Valley MPs on English votes for English laws

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman and Colne Valley MP Jason McCartney
Colne Valley's Jason McCartney said the proposals would increase fairness Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman said it would be hard to define which issues only affect England

Yorkshire First call for more parish councils to be set up to give communities a bigger 'local voice'

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But Colne Valley Liberal Democrat councillor, Nicola Turner, said that the time was not right to introduce them
Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Yorkshire ambulance chief urges people to only dial 999 in a medical emergency

Flood of calls for colds and flu amid struggle to get GP appointments

Green light for Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals redundancy scheme for 400 jobs

Private firms bidding for NHS work
Hospital chief says key people will not be allowed to leave

Health and Family: This new technique for fibroids got me back in action after days

Exercise teacher Anne Little says women can avoid a hysterectomy for fibroids by asking for a technique called embolisation.

Boss of Brighouse firm Quickslide shares delight after winning national prize

Adrian Barraclough, chairman of Quickslide Ltd in Brighouse has presented awards to all 100 employees after winning a national trophy

600 UK Ltd hosts EEF growth forum launch

Manufacturers in Kirklees are set to benefit from the EEF's new Yorkshire & Humber Growth Forum

Wellhouse Leisure takes Ford Terrier to Turkey

David Elliott and Layne Stuart travelled 4,500 miles to show off the Ford Terrier campervan to workers at a Ford plant in Turkey

Huddersfield New College students stage World War One football match and celebrate raising of £6,000 for charity

Pupils at the town’s New College in New Hey Road put on two special events on the campus to celebrate raising over £6,000 for charities and to commemorate the First World War

Kirklees College students to become part of team behind massive Dewsbury Pioneer House restoration project

Dave Hall, John Lambe, Luke Oliver and Kevin Byrne examining the part of Pioneer House formerly used as a restaurant.
Pupils in the college's Dewsbury Construction Academy will help to renovate cornices, paint and work in other areas

Christmas past is a present from the Rex

Cinema in Elland is hosting two festive events.
 

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Bruising Banditas roller derby team start training in Huddersfield

Work on new Rastrick fire station taking shape

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