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Kirklees Magistrate's Court

Banned driver Anton Copperwaite in court after getting behind the wheel

The 22-year-old abandoned his car down a dirt track when police spotted him driving in the Fartown area

E-fit image released by West Yorkshire Police of bogus Kirklees Council worker who tricked his way into a Rawthorpe home

Bogus Kirklees Council workers have conned their way in to a house in Rawthorpe

Huddersfield Literature Festival organiser Michelle Hodgson launches National Library Day events to promote closure-threatened service

Libraries will be celebrated at a two-week event to urge support amidst threats of cuts

Isaac Nash Trust skatepark appeal closes in on £100,000 target

Isaac Nash (right) with younger brother Xander
Incredible fundraising effort in just five months

Mystery blaze discovered by nine-year-old boy at Adgil Farm in Southowram

Fire investigation underway

Golf club website hacked with religious message and gun image

Crosland Heath golfers logged on to find the club's site had been infiltrated by someone claiming to be a renowned Moroccan hacker

Do you recognise this knife-wielding robber who raided One Stop Shop in Almondbury?

Police release chilling CCTV images which capture robbery

Driver was more than twice the legal limit when he crashed after his grandmother's funeral

Thomas Mellor's brother - a ski instructor - broke his ankle in the accident

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Man stabbed in street attack in Dewsbury Moor

Man arrested by police after incident at Gledhill Terrace

Holocaust memorial candle by artist Anish Kapoor to be lit at Dewsbury Town Hall

Candle artwork one of 70 to be lit to commemorate 70 years since liberation of Auschwitz

Bank of Mum and Dad pays out £2.3bn in Yorkshire

Look after the pennies and the pounds will take care of themselves
The Equity Release Council says one in six of Yorkshire's over 55s are helping fund their adult offspring and grandchildren

Brighouse woman Jane Speller to hold fundraising night for a non-animal medical research charity Dr Hadwen Trust

The buffet and quiz night will be held next month in aid of the Dr Hadwen Trust

Search is underway for Huddersfield's Pet Idol

Do you own the cutest pet in our circulation area

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Real life CSI: Behind the scenes look at fascinating world of West Yorkshire Police’s Scientific Support Department

Property of the Week is Fleminghouse Lane in Waterloo - Take a look inside

Nostagia: It's back to January 1985 for this week's All Our Yesterdays - Are you pictured?

Have a look inside this week's pick of the properties: Moor House in Farnley Tyas

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What did Kirklees' MPs get up to in Parliament during 2014? Find out here

Take a look around Ian and Linda Wiggins' home on Hollybank Road in Upper Cumberworth - It's our Property of the Week

Will you be taking the Dry January challenge?

Dry January: could you give up booze for one month?

Huddersfield Town commercial director Sean Jarvis hailed nine-year-old son a hero after freak blaze at home

Family thank firefighters for saving 200-year-old farmhouse after heating pipe is believed to have set timber alight

Huddersfield lovers wanted to cook up a storm for Couples Come Dine With Me

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Apply to take part in the Channel 4 cooking contest - and relive shocking moments from the show

Huddersfield Literature Festival organiser Michelle Hodgson launches National Library Day events to promote closure-threatened service

Libraries will be celebrated at a two-week event to urge support amidst threats of cuts

E-fit image released by West Yorkshire Police of bogus Kirklees Council worker who tricked his way into a Rawthorpe home

Bogus Kirklees Council workers have conned their way in to a house in Rawthorpe

Teacher Brendan O'Brien accused of sex assaults against boys denies charges as he gives evidence

"I have never touched children in that way" he tells the jury at Leeds Crown Court

Do you recognise this knife-wielding robber who raided One Stop Shop in Almondbury?

Police release chilling CCTV images which capture robbery
Karen Wynard

Karen Wynard, of Eastwood Financial Services examines the implications of changes to the rules governing pension death benefits

Individuals will have the freedom to pass on their unused defined contribution (DC) pension savings to any nominated beneficiary when they die

Turbo Precision Components ordered to take down 'illegal' banner advertising new jobs

Firm slams Kirklees Council for failing to support growing businesses

Thousands of Huddersfield children living in fuel poverty

Many have trouble sleeping because bedrooms are too cold

Marsden nurse Julie Flaherty tells of five weeks on Ebola frontline

Health worker reveals despair and hope on the ground in Sierra Leone

Thousands of Huddersfield children living in fuel poverty

Many have trouble sleeping because bedrooms are too cold

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary completes refurb of first hospital operating theatre

One down five to go as modernisation project continues
Colin Barratt

Colin Barratt, of Wheawill & Sudworth on making the most of important tax thresholds

There are a number of important tax thresholds where rates jump or reliefs are available and which with a little careful planning can be mitigated or enjoyed

Syngenta joins up with Huddersfield Town

Crop protection company Syngenta has joined Huddersfield Town's Schools Partnership for 2015

Huddersfield University appoints rail safety expert

Dutchman Dr Coen Van Gulijk has joined Huddersfield University's Institute of Railway Research as Reader in Railway Safety

Syngenta joins up with Huddersfield Town

Crop protection company Syngenta has joined Huddersfield Town's Schools Partnership for 2015

Common Purpose promotion for Claire Bennett

The regional operations director for leadership development body Common Purpose will now lead its activities across the north

University accommodation in Huddersfield: One-bedroom luxury studio flat costs more than five-bedroom detached house

Students living in Aspley House and Little Aspley House can use a £500k 'social space' with cinema, gym and games room
 

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