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Thug Simon Brooke jailed for attack on wheelchair man in Dewsbury

Jailed - thug Simon Brooke who attacked a disabled teenager
Teenage victim left on road with wheelchair on top of him

Kirklees one of top ten places in the country 'at risk' of flooding

Council gets £450k for services of projects to prevent flooding

General Election 2015: Barry Sheerman weighs in over Cameron v Milliband TV debate

Should Cameron take on Milliband in a head-to-head debate?
Barry Sheerman said voters deserved to see a TV election debate between David Cameron and Ed Milliband

Smithy Place Lane to be shut for another month as 'skid pan' investigations continue

Drivers demand answers over Brockholes road closure

West Yorkshire Police hold 400 for "trolling" offences

New study reveals huge number caught sending malicious messages

Dilnawaz Khan admits drink driving, having no insurance and possession of drugs

Kirklees Magistrates Court
Magistrates sentence him to 18 months disqualification and heavy fine

Auction of unused Kirklees Council's land and buildings fetching more than expected

Kirklees Council
Kirklees Council is listing vacant plots of land and unused buildings for sale in the aim of generating more than £25m in five years

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Delight as hundred take park in 200th Huddersfield parkrun

Race is now one of country's biggest and best

CCTV released to trace suspect in pub attack in Berry Brow - Do you know him?

The attack happened on December 6 last year at a pub in School Lane

Aaron Bonner jailed after terrifying shop robbery in Huddersfield

Shopworker robbed at knifepoint by masked men

Drug dealer Mohammed Akram jailed for 10 years

Akram admitted further drug offences while on bail after supplying drugs to an undercover police officer

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Baby boom as 17 Portland Nurseries staff have babies in last 12 months - with two more due in weeks

Take a tour around Sycamore Cottage in Jackson Bridge, this week's top property

Girls got brass: Huddersfield Tea & Tarts WI musical novices start up brass band to perform at Royal Albert Hall

Injured horse Oscar Flyer saved from slaughterhouse and nursed back to winning ways by Huddersfield woman

Nostalgia: This week we're looking back at Huddersfield 25 years ago - Now that's a scary thought if you're pictured!

Watch: Huddersfield skateboarder scene going from strength to strength

Restaurant Review: Toss O'Coin at New Mill

LOOK: Armed police swoop on Dewsbury street as suspects crash BMW trying to escape

An eyewitness described the “absolute mayhem”

Thug Simon Brooke jailed for attack on wheelchair man in Dewsbury

Jailed - thug Simon Brooke who attacked a disabled teenager
Teenage victim left on road with wheelchair on top of him

Kirklees one of top ten places in the country 'at risk' of flooding

Council gets £450k for services of projects to prevent flooding

Police swoop to arrest gang on suspicion of stealing high value cars

Police have carried out a number of raids at home in Kirklees as part of an pre-planned operation

Dilnawaz Khan admits drink driving, having no insurance and possession of drugs

Kirklees Magistrates Court
Magistrates sentence him to 18 months disqualification and heavy fine

Man who racially abused and punched taxi drivers walks free from court

Damien Scanlon, of Dalton, also damaged two taxis after drunken night out
Andy Parsons: Live and Unleashed — But Naturally Cautious

Review: Andy Parsons — Live and Unleashed, but Naturally Cautious at Leeds City Varieties

Spitting Image writer Parsons is still a pro at political satire

General Election 2015: Barry Sheerman weighs in over Cameron v Milliband TV debate

Should Cameron take on Milliband in a head-to-head debate?
Barry Sheerman said voters deserved to see a TV election debate between David Cameron and Ed Milliband

Lewis Byram hits top four for Holmfirth Harriers in nationals

Youngster stars in cross-country championships on Hampstead Heath

Hartshead heart patient John Laville gives thumbs up to new local service

Tests done at GP practice instead of hospital as North Kirklees officials roll out care closer to home scheme

Family and Health: Life after a catastrophic stroke

Annette Dancer has finally had to accept that she is now disabled - but that doesn't mean she's given up on living life to the full.

Huddersfield firm Paxman in six-figure boost to crack US market

Fenay Bridge firm Paxman expects to create up to 10 jobs after a £470,000 boost from Yorkshire Bank to help it enter the US market

Riasca UK Ltd bought by two former employees

Stewart Marshall and Paul Buckley have acquired Riasca UK Ltd, the company where they were previously employees

We are International recruits more export ambassadors

Exporters in Bradford and Halifax have been recruited to help Kirklees firms break into overaess markets

Faith PR director Carl Hopkins nominated for Man of the Year in the International Women’s Day Awards 2015

Stefanie Hopkins, of Faith PR, with newly-appointed commercial director Carl Hopkins
Entrepreneur Carl Hopkins has been nominated for an award recognising his contribution to the success of Brighouse-based Faith PR

LOOK: Armed police swoop on Dewsbury street as suspects crash BMW trying to escape

An eyewitness described the “absolute mayhem”

Thug Simon Brooke jailed for attack on wheelchair man in Dewsbury

Jailed - thug Simon Brooke who attacked a disabled teenager
Teenage victim left on road with wheelchair on top of him

Happiness is.... being back in Ofsted's good books for Golcar playgroup

Praise at last for playgroup
 

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LOOK: Armed police swoop on Dewsbury street as suspects crash BMW trying to escape

Smithy Place Lane to be shut for another month as 'skid pan' investigations continue

CCTV released to trace suspect in pub attack in Berry Brow - Do you know him?

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