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Moldgreen shop faces licence review after 96,000 smuggled and fake cigarettes were discovered

Police found items in shipping container shopkeeper Shabir Ali visited daily

Man crushed by 10-tonne digger in Honley remains in hospital

The Health and Safety Executive are investigating the incident

Woman driver attacked in Holmfirth may have been lured into a trap

Police are investigating whether the 22-year-old was ambushed when she stopped for a bike left in the road

Big fall in number of speeding drivers in West Yorkshire

More than 17,000 people were caught by cameras in West Yorkshire in 2013 but that’s a huge fall

Plan for 53 Holme Valley homes agreed with more to be decided upon

Brockholes housing plans raise concerns with members of the Kirklees planning committee

Huddersfield care home rapped for having toast that's too cold

OAPs not bothered but health watchdog says "improvement required"

Plans for new 'Asda' supermarket in Mirfield have been withdrawn

Leeds-based supermarket giant admits for the first time they have "looked at the site"

Huddersfield firefighter Will Basnett stars on all-new Celebrity Squares

Thirty-five-year-old from Lepton could win jackpot of £25,000 on the ITV show on Sunday

Kirklees rescue kitten Peanut capture's world's heart to raise thousands for life-saving operation

Heronbank Rescue, Batley, needs £8,000 to fix kitten's deformed front legs

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Fox's Biscuits faces strike action

Forty-two engineers at Fox's Biscuits in Batley are set to strike on two days next week in protest at a "paltry" pay offer

Crosland Moor man Erwin Tomaszewicz banned from every Boots branch in West Yorkshire

Boots The Chemist
Admits stealing almost £400 worth of perfume from King Street branch

Man dies in house fire in Batley

Police were called to Conway Crescent Batley on Thursday night
A Yorkshire guide to the bike races: swap helmets for flat caps

WATCH: Reet proper advice for the Tour de Yorkshire cyclists

Enjoy pie and peas, leave the bike helmets at home and don a good old flat cap, instructs Holme Valley cycling fan's video

The Big Picture: Award-winning amateur photographer captures inspirational shots of Yorkshire

Pictures by David Zdanowicz
David Zdanowicz's pictures have appeared on Countryfile, ITV, the BBC and Sky News

Pedal poetry! 10 tunes for the Tour de Yorkshire from Queen to Kraftwerk and beyond

Tunes for the Tour de Yorkshire
Get into gear with some bicycle-themed melodies ahead of the Tour de Yorkshire

Ever wondered how West Yorkshire Police produce E-fit images?

Examiner reporter Louise Cooper explores the world of police imaging

Woman driver attacked in Holmfirth may have been lured into a trap

Police are investigating whether the 22-year-old was ambushed when she stopped for a bike left in the road

Big fall in number of speeding drivers in West Yorkshire

More than 17,000 people were caught by cameras in West Yorkshire in 2013 but that’s a huge fall

Robert Sutcliffe: Why this General Election is gearing up to be dullest ever

Too many parties fighting for our attention and not enough "clear blue water" to divide Conservatives and Labour

Huddersfield and Colne Valley buck national jobless decline

The number of people claiming jobseekers's allowance rose in Huddersfield and Colne Valley during March

Birkby film composer Benson Taylor honoured with fellowship into Royal Academy of Arts for selfless volunteer work

He joins fellows such as Stephen Hawking to promote positive social change

Family and Health: Has the time come to give patients real end-of-life choices?

After losing a parent to a rare neurological condition Hilarie Stelfox asks if assisted suicide should be an option for those who want it.

Hospital food improvements at Huddersfield and Calderdale to be showcased

Members to get behind the scenes tour

Family and Health: Living with early-onset Parkinson's

David Mills was just 54 when he first noticed the symptoms of Parkinson's, a disease that normally affects much older people.
Mark Weeks

Mark Weeks, of Wilby Ltd, highlights the launch of a new health and safety app to help construction sector SMEs

The CITB has launched an app to help small and medium-sized construction businesses put together health and safety plans

DM Keith ŠKODA dealership gets major makeover

A new showroom has been unveiled at the DM Keith ŠKODA dealership at St Andrew's Road, Huddersfield

Kirklees Business News 14/04/15: Read the latest edition here

The latest edition of the best guide to what's happening in business in Kirklees

New College teacher inspired me to work in the theatre

Huddersfield-born Steven Hoggett says he has New College teacher Liz Heywood to thank for his successful career in theatre.

WATCH: £27m University new-build gets go-ahead at gateway to Huddersfield

Kirklees councillors approval for iconic Huddersfield University new-build overlooking Shorehead roundabout

Aussie Matthew Bremner in new-look side under Chris Kilner at Slaithwaite in Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League Premiership: Full preview of season

Can anyone knock Hoylandswaine off top spot?
 

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A Yorkshire guide to the bike races: swap helmets for flat caps

WATCH: Reet proper advice for the Tour de Yorkshire cyclists

Pictures by David Zdanowicz

The Big Picture: Award-winning amateur photographer captures inspirational shots of Yorkshire

Tunes for the Tour de Yorkshire

Pedal poetry! 10 tunes for the Tour de Yorkshire from Queen to Kraftwerk and beyond

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