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Pictures: Devastated couple tell how massive electric shocks broke their dogs' legs

Owners tell how pedigree labradors Chester and Monty needed surgery on fractures and torn ligaments after Castle Hill ordeal

Shop worker robbed at Dewbsury Nisa store

Robbery happened at Nisa in Wakefield Road Dewsbury last night

Talented footballer John Cyrus in court over drugs crimes

Judge imposes a suspended sentence after saying it was sad to see a man of his talents in court

School volunteer James Sweeting jailed for sex abuse

Skelmanthorpe man groomed young girls developing contact with them on the internet

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Lap dancing benefit cheat failed to declare her earnings

Samira Abdullah has since gained a law degree but her legal future is in doubt following her criminal conviction

Thomas Varley jailed for partially blinding shopkeeper during raid

Victim clubbed with iron dumbell bar by Slaithwaite man

Triathletes stung by shock increase in fees at Holmfirth Pool

Holmfirth Harriers Triathlon Club members demand explanation over fees hike

Gunman Kym Walter locked up for six years after revenge attack

Court hears of shooting threats after fight outside working men's club

Huddersfield Literature Festival acts announced

Mad Hatters, Manga and Marvel comics will take over Huddersfield when its Literature Festival returns

Scrap Kirklees Cabinet positions - opposition group urges to save 40% funding

Huddersfield Town Hall
Liberal Democrats have proposed a new slimmed-down committee system to run the council

Elderly couple taken to hospital following 1am kitchen fire

Couple aged 87 and 85 were treated as a precaution

Health watchdogs warn Meltham's Bell House Care Home for second time in six months

Bell House Care Home, Wilshaw Road, Meltham.
CQC Inspectors say service is not safe and not caring

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  • NEWS: He admits he’s done well for a lad from Deighton.

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  • TRAVEL: A6024 Holme Moss in both directions closed due to snow between A628 (Holmfirth Turn Off) and Old Gate.

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  • NEWS: A man has been jailed after stealing a car from a vicar who had offered him shelter for the night.

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  • TRAVEL: Heavy traffic on A629 Calderdale Way Southbound before M62/A643 (Ainley Top Roundabout).

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  • NEWS: An alleged road rage bust-up between former Manchester United captain Roy Keane and a taxi driver is being investigated by police.

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  • NEWS: West Yorkshire Police today joined a ground-breaking new Home Office scheme which sees details of police stops and searches mapped online.

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  • TRAVEL: Slow traffic on A644 Wakefield Road at A62 Cooper Bridge Road (Cooper Bridge Roundabout).

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  • TRAVEL: Queueing traffic on A629 Calderdale Way Southbound before M62 / A643 (Ainley Top Roundabout).

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  • NEWS: A woman admitted £4,000 worth of benefit fraud after failing to declare that she was in employment - as a lap dancer.

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Huddersfield Giants stars turn to restaurant duties for charity event

Take a look around this week's Property of the Week: The home of Julian and Kate Askew of Meltham

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Health unions consulted over government pay rise offer

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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Huddersfield Town defender Tommy Smith airlifted to hospital by Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Town right-back Tommy Smith injured as Leeds United score in final minutes to seal derby win

Police presence at Town game to 'reassure residents and ensure supporters safety'

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Police were seen escorting Leeds fans from St George's Square ahead of today's Town game

Shop worker robbed at Dewsbury Nisa store

Robbery happened at Nisa in Wakefield Road Dewsbury last night

School volunteer James Sweeting jailed for sex abuse

Skelmanthorpe man groomed young girls developing contact with them on the internet

Residents say Ludenscheid Link subway is Brighouse's worst grot spot

Residents demand CCTV and better lighting for smelly, antisocial behaviour hotspot

Kenny Martin attacked partner in Brighouse home

Bradford Crown Court
Court told of victim's 30-minute ordeal on New Year's Day

Robert Sutcliffe: Are teetotal Muslims really to blame for pub closures?

Lib Dem minister says says waves of immigration have replaced the "white working class" with deleterious impact on pub trade

Recalling the days when Leeds United looked like Huddersfield Town

The neighbours both wore blue and white stripes in the twenties

Lindley's Clr Cahal Burke chosen as Lib Dem candidate for Colne Valley in general election

And he's set out his priorities and made a vow over councillor role too

Huddersfield care agency failed to investigate potential abuse of OAPs

Health watchdog warns Unique Care Providers it must improve

NHS strike suspended after "breakthrough" in talks

Strike action
Hospital and ambulance staff had already walked out twice in row over no pay rise

Marsden nurse Julie Flaherty tells of five weeks on Ebola frontline

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

Insolvency Service reports fall in bankruptcies

Clough Corporate Solutions partner Chris Wood said fewer bankuptcies may mask consumer debt issues

WSI Yorkshire acquires Cloudspotting

Holmfirth-based WSI Yorkshire has bought digital agency Cloudspotting and formed a new umbrella company, Attercopia Ltd

LV= comes top for customer satisfaction

Insurer LV= has been ranked alongside major names such as Amazon and John Lewis as a leader in the field of cuastomer care

School volunteer James Sweeting jailed for sex abuse

Skelmanthorpe man groomed young girls developing contact with them on the internet

Buckingham Palace date for Prof Bob Cryan as he collects CBE from Prince of Wales

Prof Robert Cryan at Buckingham Palace with the CBE he received from the Prince of Wales
University chief in London for top honour

History of Rugby League added to school curriculum thanks to Huddersfield heritage project

Rugby League education scheme launched by Huddersfield Rugby League: A Lasting Legacy project
 

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