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More than 100 new jobs created as Town and Local Care lands Calderdale Council contract

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Huddersfield firm starts recruitment for home care workers

Parents barrage police officers with abuse during parking row at Fixby Junior & Infant School

Parking problems at Fixby Junior and Infant School, Lightcliffe.
The shock allegations were made by headteacher, Claire Allen,amid attempts to tackle dangerous parking

Denby Dale crash investigation will interview schoolchildren at bus stop just yards from scene

The scene of the crash in Denby Dale.
The injured man was taken to Leeds General Infirmary for serious but non-life threatening injuries

iPads for Kirklees bin men? Council is looking at new technology to improve the service

What technology will binmen be getting?
Kirklees Council says its premature to know what new technology will involve

Power house: 50 years ago this week Huddersfield's Harold Wilson became Prime Minister - but who lives in his childhood Cowlersley home today?

Mum Babette Harrison with her two children Breanna, five, and Ellie, two. They are living in the same house that former Prime Minister Harold Wilson lived in all those years ago...
“My aunt Doris used to go to New St School with Harold. She said he was a loner and his mother used to kick him out and make him play with the lads roundabouts," said one neighbour

Huddersfield doorman Mirza Yamin attacked club customers

Mavericks 80's Lounge, King Street
Man in court over assaults

WATCH: is this the best school football team talk ever? Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell surprises Linthwaite pupils

Headteacher Eelin Megson reveals youngsters were "hanging onto his every word."

Man steals two phones from young Huddersfield men in Alder Street after threatening to rip their jaws off

Police have launched a man hunt to find the criminal who wore a baseball cap with Dope emblazoned across it

Report reveals ambulance delays after Huddersfield killer Subhan Anwar was murdered in his cell by two inmates

Subhan Anwar
Change in procedures now at Long Lartin Prison in Worcestershire

Huddersfield taxi drivers threaten wildcat strike over proposed Kirklees Council policy stopping cabbies working if they get 9 points on their licence

Members of Kirklees Hackney Carriage Association threaten to strike over new taxi licensing policy
Town centre cabbies say new policy is 'draconian' and would force them to take a special retest at nine points before they could work again

Anger as 999 crews spend 80 minutes reaching collapsed Huddersfield pensioner

Yorkshire Ambulance Service
Woman waited on pavement for ambulance

3D sound project at University of Huddersfield aiming to revolutionise the cinema experience

Music technology expert Hyunkook Lee receives £100k to add vertical dimension to recorded sound

Big Ballet UK nominated for British Plus Size Awards

Channel 4 dancers helping break down barriers

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's Mod Revue at Golcar Royal British Legion

4,000 votes, 202 pictures, one town: winners of Examiner calendar for 2015 revealed

Halloween is coming!

Little Horrors 2014: send us snaps of your kids kitted out ready for Halloween

Nostalgia: it's 1990 in Huddersfield - are you pictured?

Property of the Week: Sunny Bank road in Meltham

CBeebies star Dr Ranj to switch on Huddersfield Christmas lights

Halloween is nearly here...

Halloween hi-jinx: what's on in Huddersfield this half-term?

Bonfire Night in Huddersfield: our snaps show more than 60 years of Bonfire Night fun - are you pictured?

Where will you celebrate Bonfire Night this year?

Where can you celebrate Bonfire Night 2014 in Huddersfield?

Birstall's Oakwell Hall was sent into 17th century time warp at the weekend as English Civil War Society resurrect the Batt family

The group, who have not visited the museum for several years, turned the clocks turned back to 1647 at the Elizabethan manor

Couple with slurred speech attack people in car after road rage incident in Crosland Moor

Car they were driving had been stolen

Parents barrage police officers with abuse during parking row at Fixby Junior & Infant School

Parking problems at Fixby Junior and Infant School, Lightcliffe.
The shock allegations were made by headteacher, Claire Allen,amid attempts to tackle dangerous parking

Security guard taken to hospital after suffering head injuries during attempted robbery at Green Hill Mills in Grange Road, Batley

The crime happened at around 11.30pm on Friday night when four men attempted to steal cigarettes

Man steals two phones from young Huddersfield men in Alder Street after threatening to rip their jaws off

Police have launched a man hunt to find the criminal who wore a baseball cap with Dope emblazoned across it

Report reveals ambulance delays after Huddersfield killer Subhan Anwar was murdered in his cell by two inmates

Subhan Anwar
Change in procedures now at Long Lartin Prison in Worcestershire
Mum Babette Harrison with her two children Breanna, five, and Ellie, two. They are living in the same house that former Prime Minister Harold Wilson lived in all those years ago...

Power house: 50 years ago this week Huddersfield's Harold Wilson became Prime Minister - but who lives in his childhood Cowlersley home today?

“My aunt Doris used to go to New St School with Harold. She said he was a loner and his mother used to kick him out and make him play with the lads roundabouts," said one neighbour

Retired jeweller Tony Bailey tells of nights spent 'nursemaiding' former Prime Minister Harold Wilson in Huddersfield

Tony Bailey used to keep former Prime Minister Harold Wilson amused with his sparkling company
He used to look after him of a night, pour his brandy and make sure he was entertained

Huddersfield PM Harold Wilson scores 7/10 - now it's your turn to rank Britain's post-war Prime Ministers

Harold Wilson has been given 7/10 for his PM years by a political expert
Political expert scored Wilson 7/10 - what marks would you give our post-war PMs?

Family and Health: Campaigning for MS awareness in the Asian community

Ranjit Kaur was surprised to learn that MS is a hidden disease among members of the Asian community.

Two Colne Valley GP surgeries with 10,000 patients announce plans to merge due to funding issues

Marsden Health Centre and Colne Valley Family Doctors will pool resources

WATCH: Picket lines at Huddersfield and Halifax hospitals as NHS staff go on strike

Midwives, nurses, paramedics, ambulance staff, and hospital porters and cleaners mounted picket lines across England from 7am for four hours
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Amanda Vigar suggests a manifesto for business

Politicians have been urged to remember the needs of UK small businesses in the run-up to next year' general election

ConnectChina opens Shanghai office

Batley-based ConnectChina Ltd has underscored its commitment to clients by opening a branch in Shanghai, China

Crowther & Shaw secures Safecontractor status

Mark Gledhill Crowthe,r and Shaw
Lockwood-based Crowther & Shaw has been recognised for its high standards of health and safety management

Robert Sutcliffe: Wearing their hearts on their book sleeves

Graham Norton, John Cleese, Stephen Fry and Paul Merton all have autobiographies out

Educating Yorkshire stars at chamber dinner

Jonny Mitchell and Mike Steer gave their views on benchmarking schools at the Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce annual dinner

Denis Kilcommons: Troubled times for pro Democracy students in Hong Kong

Hong Kong, a region of seven million people that is, at the moment, in political turmoil
 

Videos & Photos

Birstall's Oakwell Hall was sent into 17th century time warp at the weekend as English Civil War Society resurrect the Batt family

Couple with slurred speech attack people in car after road rage incident in Crosland Moor

Security guard taken to hospital after suffering head injuries during attempted robbery at Green Hill Mills in Grange Road, Batley

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