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Holmfirth woman's injuries revealed following Netherthong attack

Chloe Knapton suffered serious facial injuries and has undergone surgery

Slow-motion police chase as getaway driver's van weighed down by stolen road roller

Having loaded the heavy roller into a Ford Transit, Johnathon McCormack was caught after the van struggled to move

Convicted double murderer Mark Nash guilty of two further murders 18 years ago

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Nash, who lived in Bradley, Huddersfield and attended All Saints College, is already serving a double life sentence

Kirklees firefighters hit targets with fall in arsons, house fires and road accidents

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service
Arsons down by more than half and road accidents down by almost half, according to West Yorkshire Fire Service figures

New Mill cycling ace thrilled to take on world's best in Tour de Yorkshire

And 19-year-old Gabz Cullaigh will ride through his own village on stage three of the inaugural race

Councillors to launch drive to clean up blighted public toilets in Mirfield

Workers are struggling to rid the toilets of the sexually-explicit graffiti on the walls

Locala scraps nurses' bonuses after directors scooped huge pay boost

Chief executive gets six figures while front line staff denied £40 voucher

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Report written in Huddersfield reveals that Asian women sent to jail are shunned by their families

But Asian men are treated more sympathetically

Textiles firm Camira Group wins fourth Queen's Award

This time Camira has won the award for its environmentally-sustainable fabrics

Student Morgan Sykes fights back after being diagnosed with cancer just weeks after her 18th birthday

Friends and family rally round brave Morgan as she undergoes gruelling chemotherapy

Holme Valley beauty spot ruined by faulty sewer discharging human faeces, condoms and sanitary products

Rakes Dyke, at Hepworth, has been polluted by raw sewage for at least 12 months, neighbours say

Woman cut free after two-car crash in Mirfield

Smash happens right outside Teale's specialist recovery garage

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  • Firefighters tackled a car fire in Liversedge last night. The blaze broke out at Firstcliffe Drive. A Vauxhall Astra was 100% involved in fire.

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  • Rail: There is disruption on Northern Rail services between Selby and Leeds, between Selby and Huddersfield and between Selby and Wakefield Kirkgate due to a cracked rail.

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LOOK: Huddersfield Scouts stage St George's Day parade in Beaumont Park

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LOOK: Hundreds of people take part in Huddersfield's tough road race

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

Nick Lawton-over Wessenden Valley

Why love Yorkshire? Famous Kirklees men and women speak out about what makes the county so great

Record Store Day to be celebrated at Huddersfield's Vinyl Tap on April 18

This week's All Our Yesterday's looks back to April 1990 - Are you pictured?

Renowned Builders Club revived for just one night at Vox Bar for special remembrance event

Textiles firm Camira Group wins fourth Queen's Award

This time Camira has won the award for its environmentally-sustainable fabrics

Parking hike at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals and disabled drivers must now pay

Private firms bidding for NHS work
Changes to Blue Badge policy amid 25 per cent rise in parking charges for everyone else

Slow-motion police chase as getaway driver's van weighed down by stolen road roller

Having loaded the heavy roller into a Ford Transit, Johnathon McCormack was caught after the van struggled to move

Report written in Huddersfield reveals that Asian women sent to jail are shunned by their families

But Asian men are treated more sympathetically

Convicted double murderer Mark Nash guilty of two further murders 18 years ago

updated
Nash, who lived in Bradley, Huddersfield and attended All Saints College, is likely to end his life in jail

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

Examiner reporter Louise Cooper explores the world of police imaging

What's in a name? Quite a lot of it's going on a ballot paper, Kirklees councillors say

Changes to electoral registration mean election candidates have no say over how their name appears on ballot papers

Politician Kath Pinnock sees runaway car on campaign trail

Smash closes Cleckheaton road

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

Student Morgan Sykes fights back after being diagnosed with cancer just weeks after her 18th birthday

Friends and family rally round brave Morgan as she undergoes gruelling chemotherapy

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

Hartrose Associates launches in Huddersfield

Sheffield-based accountancy and financial consultancy firm Hartrose Associates has opened offices at The Triangle, Paddock\n

David Parkin launches travel and events business

Huddersfield University graduate David Parkin has assembled a top team for new business venture

Kirklees Business News 21/04/15: Read the latest edition here

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

IdeasHAUS is providing a route to industry

Huddersfield University lecturer Joanne Harris has launched an enterprise to help students get their designs into commercial production

Business Profile: Yasmin Rahmatullah, of YTR Design

Former Huddersfield University student Yasmin Rahmattulah is supplying greetings cards to retailers across the UK and abroad

LOOK: Take a Huddersfield history lesson with these century old school snaps

Huddersfield school history
Huddersfield schools caught on camera more than 100 years ago
 

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Holmfirth woman's injuries revealed following Netherthong attack

New Mill cycling ace thrilled to take on world's best in Tour de Yorkshire

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