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Baroness Warsi accuses government of creating a lack of trust in Muslim community

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi
Both Labour and the Coalition accused of 'non-engagement'

Former Huddersfield refugees appeal to Prime Minister to overturn ban on parents attending daughter's funeral

Zimbabwean relatives barred from attending child's funeral by Home Office

Campaigner Jean Goodison on the warpath over broken heating at Queensgate Market

Petition launched to put heat under Kirklees Council bosses

Thinking of trading during the Tour de Yorkshire? Kirklees to host roadshows offering help and advice

Disruption on roads expected to be far less than the Tour de France

Ukip MEP Amjad Bashir who represents Huddersfield is suspended by his party ... and defects to Tories

Ukip says it is looking at "grave" financial allegations against the Yorkshire and Humber MEP

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils
School transport talks for Kirklees councillors while Calderdale will discuss webcasting council meetings

Huge potholes cause nightmare for wheelchair users at Waves in Slaithwaite

Rough ride for Liam Centeno and his friends

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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

Save Butterley Spillway Group contines battle to save Victorian stucture from tonnes of concrete

Butterley Reservoir Spillway, Marsden.
Planning inquiry goes on after Kirklees Council drops its objections

Special service held in Huddersfield to welcome the new Bishop of Huddersfield, the Rt Revd Dr Jonathan Gibbs

The civic service took place at Huddersfield Parish Church over the weekend

Kirklees leader says review of councillors may be needed in future if devolution heads West Yorkshire's way

Kirklees Council Leader-Elect David Sheard.
Views of councillors to ideas form the budget consultation

Live Breaking News

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  • Police officers seized cocaine with a street value of £240,000 when they stopped a car on the M62 – which led to jail terms for two Kirklees men.

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  • The weather is set to remain topsy turvy... and it certainly was for this small hatchback.

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  • Black ice was so bad in the Wellhouse area even a Kirklees gritter came to grief.

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  • METRO: Service K85- Shelley High bus has broken down this morning, expect delays. Replacement on the way.

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  • HTAFC: Congratulations to Huddersfield Town. Their 1-0 away victory against Wigan was their third of the season.

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  • Firefighters from four stations braved dangerous conditions to tackle a fire  inside the old Kirklees College building in Portland Street in the early hours of this morning.

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  • TRAVEL: Heavy traffic clearing on A629 Calderdale Way southbound towards  M62 / A643 (Ainley Top Roundabout).

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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

Houses of Parliament

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 firefighters attend blaze at former Kirklees College building

Firefighters braved dangerous conditions to tackle a fire in the vandalised former Kirklees College building in Portland Street

Obituary: Huddersfield teacher and golfer Seamus McMahon

Man spent 27 years as school's deputy head

Wheelchair sports star Joseph Lawrence instructs lawyers to investigate if Huddersfield firms caused his cancer

Ex-employees of Foster Wheeler and LB Holliday urged to come forward

62-year-old Almondbury drugs mule Penderel Evans jailed for £240,000 drugs offences

Caught red-handed bringing drugs back into West Yorkshire from Liverpool

Mark Nash double murder trial due to resume on Monday

Most of Friday's hearing taken up with legal arguments

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

West Yorkshire Police has biggest centre outside London

Former Huddersfield refugees appeal to Prime Minister to overturn ban on parents attending daughter's funeral

Zimbabwean relatives barred from attending child's funeral by Home Office

Baroness Warsi accuses government of creating a lack of trust in Muslim community

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi
Both Labour and the Coalition accused of 'non-engagement'

Ukip MEP Amjad Bashir who represents Huddersfield is suspended by his party ... and defects to Tories

Ukip says it is looking at "grave" financial allegations against the Yorkshire and Humber MEP

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary completes refurb of first hospital operating theatre

One down five to go as modernisation project continues

TB rates in Kirklees second worst in Yorkshire as health chief says it "should be consigned to history"

Tuberculosis bacteria
Public Health England announces £11.5m fund to tackle the disease

Heckmondwike mother-of-three Sally Parker warns of dangers of skin cancer

Husband Steve spotted it on honeymoon

Jermyn Consulting moves to Huddersfield

Business continuity specialist Jermyn Consulting has moved from the Midlands to Huddersfield's Media Centre

Enterprise Print signs for Town

Honley-based Enterprise Print has become the latest business to sign up as a partner with Huddersfield Town

Somerset House date for Steve Bradley

Pennine Business Partners marketing expert Steve Bradley has been helping start-ups at an event in London

Obituary: Huddersfield teacher and golfer Seamus McMahon

Man spent 27 years as school's deputy head

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils
School transport talks for Kirklees councillors while Calderdale will discuss webcasting council meetings

They'll be tying the knot before they go to university!

Young actors Tom Cousins and Tamsin Kendall make their final appearance in Holmfirth panto - before heading to university.
 

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Huddersfield firefighters attend blaze at former Kirklees College building

Thinking of trading during the Tour de Yorkshire? Kirklees to host roadshows offering help and advice

Former Huddersfield refugees appeal to Prime Minister to overturn ban on parents attending daughter's funeral

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