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Police searching for a man after a police car was damaged during a pursuit in Cleckheaton

They have released a CCTV image following the incident in which crow bars were thorwn at the car

Examiner Charity Challenge 2015: Organisers map out the routes

Charity Challenge 2014
Plea to charity fundraisers to back the Challenge

Marsden Jazz Festival to get national recognition through BBC Radio Easter broadcast with piece by Dewsbury-born musician Simon Fell

BBC Radio 3 will broadcast his The Ragging of Time composition on the Jazz on 3 programme at 11pm on April 6

Sir Patrick Stewart to step down as Huddersfield University chancellor

A tough act to follow as curtain comes down on Sir Patrick's chancellor role

Major regeneration of St Luke's Hospital site gets the go-ahead

Indicative site layout of the proposed redevelopment of the St Luke's Hospital site at Crosland Moor.
Housing and retail plan for the Crosland Moor site

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

Caught on Camera 27-03-15
Images may be of both potential suspects or witnesses

Marsden and Scissett churches share £87k roof repair grants

St Bartholomew's Church at Marsden and St Augustine's Church in Scissett share £87,000 in grants to go towards vital roof repairs

Recap: Huddersfield breaking news, sport updates, travel and M62 traffic news, plus weather on March 27

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Fartown woman Heather Taylor admits attack on pal in Dewsbury

Dewsbury bus station
Pair brawled in street after fallout

Kelly McManus sets record straight on NHS tummy tuck in new book after story 'twisted' by The Sun

Kelly McManus
Tabloid's front page story about the £5,000 operation made the Dalton mum feel like the worst woman in Britain

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman brands lack of action in Cologne investigation into death of Jane Khalaf 'scandalous'

He made his remarks ahead of a poignant memorial service on what would have been her 20th birthday at Huddersfield Town Hall on Sunday

Marsden headteacher and Kirklees Council slammed by Ofsted for dragging their feet

Marsden Junior School
Damning report by education inspectors

James Price threatened to come at magistrate "like a fireball" after being sentenced to six months in jail

Almonbury Co-op on Northgate
The Almondbury man was sent to prison after assaulting a Co-op store manager and helping himself to gin there
Charity Challenge 2014

Examiner Charity Challenge 2015: Organisers map out the routes

Plea to charity fundraisers to back the Challenge

Thousands of extra patients cause Calderdale and Huddersfield hospitals to miss A&E target for whole year

Average waits for 2014/15 longer than NHS guidelines

Retailing expert Stephen Wigley highlights problems facing shops in Huddersfield

Kingsgate Centre in Huddersfield.
Big-name shopping centres draw away major firms

Police searching for a man after a police car was damaged during a pursuit in Cleckheaton

They have released a CCTV image following the incident in which crow bars were thorwn at the car

Fartown woman Heather Taylor admits attack on pal in Dewsbury

Dewsbury bus station
Pair brawled in street after fallout

James Price threatened to come at magistrate "like a fireball" after being sentenced to six months in jail

Almonbury Co-op on Northgate
The Almondbury man was sent to prison after assaulting a Co-op store manager and helping himself to gin there
Kingsgate Centre in Huddersfield.

Retailing expert Stephen Wigley highlights problems facing shops in Huddersfield

Big-name shopping centres draw away major firms

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman brands lack of action in Cologne investigation into death of Jane Khalaf 'scandalous'

He made his remarks ahead of a poignant memorial service on what would have been her 20th birthday at Huddersfield Town Hall on Sunday

Skelmanthorpe housing bid on hold as councillors "fed-up" with developers over affordable housing numbers

Google Map view of Commercial Road., Skelmanthorpe
Local ward councillors was one of the applicants of the housing bid

Scarlet Fever cases rise by four hundred per cent in Kirklees in just one year

Scarlet Fever has increased by over 400% in just one year in Kirklees

Marlene Parr raises awareness of Group B Strep Support charity after her first grandchild died from the infection at birth

Holly was stillborn after her mother Helen unknowingly passed the infection onto her

NHS admits A&E target will be missed by hospitals for the first time ever

Annual Calderdale and Huddersfield results will be revealed next month

Huddersfield University takes technology from lab to shopfloor

A new project will see Huddersfield University's nanoscale defect detection technology adapted for the factory environment

Close Brothers survey shows SMEs upbeat

The latest Close Brothers Business Barometer shows trading conditions and job prospects are improving among Yorkshire SMEs

Kirklees College hosts exports event

Directors of successful exporting firms offered advice to would-be exporters at an event staged at Kirklees College in Huddersfield
Kingsgate Centre in Huddersfield.

Retailing expert Stephen Wigley highlights problems facing shops in Huddersfield

Big-name shopping centres draw away major firms

Marsden headteacher and Kirklees Council slammed by Ofsted for dragging their feet

Marsden Junior School
Damning report by education inspectors

Jazz guitar festival comes to Huddersfield this summer

The area's only jazz guitar society will be bringing headline acts Jim Mullen and John Etheridge to Huddersfield in July.
 

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Police searching for a man after a police car was damaged during a pursuit in Cleckheaton

Charity Challenge 2014

Examiner Charity Challenge 2015: Organisers map out the routes

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