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Calderdale and Huddersfield hospital chiefs told to slash even deeper as NHS plans "simply unaffordable"

The trust is now predicting a £23m deficit for the end of this year
Finance chiefs told to freeze recruitment except for "essential vacancies". 110215Dhri

Marstons Chicken Shop celebrates 30th anniversary with tasty offer

Marstons is celebrating 30 years
Customers queue out the door as Huddersfield family business marks big birthday

Honley's mothballed public toilets set to be transformed into offices

Fight to save loos lost but councillor welcomes redevelopment of site

Drivers held up on M62 after crash

Lorry and a car in collision

Concerns over supported living project in Huddersfield

Care Quality Commission inspectors issue Requires Improvement rating

WW2 flypast: Slaithwaite company hosts Battle of Britain commemoration

Spitfire and Hurricane
Fundraiser with live music hosted in aid of RAF Benevolent Fund

Joseph St Hilaire jailed after attack on teenage schoolgirl

Bottle thug Joseph St Hilaire jailed for five years
Man already on bail for bottle attack on girlfriend

Teenager Zacky Mahmood in court after speeding on the M62 at 120mph - in a car stolen from his mum

The 19-year-old was chased by police as he raced at nearly twice the speed limit through residential streets in Mirfield and Dewsbury

Decision day as Kirklees councillors set to rule on changes to parking permits

1 free permit but households face £15 charge for second permit under new proposals

Berry Brow man Luke Whiteley grew cannabis in flat

Judge hands down suspended jail sentence

Man, 33, charged over Tesco Express robbery on Leeds Road

Police are still seeking two further suspects in connection with the robbery

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Man allegedly threatened to kill two women in Lockwood with a crossbow

Police called to Swan Lane, Lockwood on Monday night

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Huddersfield school students enjoy their Proms

LOOK: Cowcliffe Liberal Club raise £3,000 for Help For Heroes in centenary celebration

All Our Yesterdays this week takes us back to 1989 - Are you in our pictures?

Slide the City Leeds postponed due to 'health and safety'

Julian Cope

Rock icon Julian Cope to perform at Holmfirth Picturedrome this Thursday

Cheers! The Fleece Countryside Inn in Barkisland crowned Yorkshire's Favourite Pub

Staff from Decorative Panels raise £13,000 through two-day charity event

Decorative Panels Group raise £13,000 for children's charities

Buyers are spending a greater proportion of their income on mortgage costs than ever before

Andrew Jackson: Kirklees Council needs to stand firm on affordable housing

Property developers have to be made to fulfill obligations on affordable housing

Calderdale and Huddersfield hospital chiefs told to slash even deeper as NHS plans "simply unaffordable"

The trust is now predicting a £23m deficit for the end of this year
Finance chiefs told to freeze recruitment except for "essential vacancies". 110215Dhri

Bare-faced cheek! As Kirklees Council cuts mowing, officials tell Mirfield woman: 'Cut your grass!'

Janne Shread left fuming at warning letter over long grass

Christopher Day flooded his Dewsbury jail cell in frustration at being held there

The Paddock man stuffed food packaging down the toilet as he was held at Dewsbury Police Station

Three arrested after man found collapsed in Dewsbury covered in blood

School Crescent, Dewsbury Moor
Police seal off School Crescent after nasty attack

Man threw brick at car belonging to his ex's father after row over drink and drugs

Kirklees Magistrates Court in Huddersfield.
Kodie Widdop, of Brighouse, was ordered to pay compensation after admitting a charge of criminal damage
Nick Gartland

Attention is switching from Greece to China amid fears for the world's second biggest economy, says Nick Gartland

The topic of Greece has been somewhat exhausted through extensive coverage by the media

Dewsbury MP Paula Sherriff questions hospital trust over delay in announcing new parking fees

Paula Sherriff, Labour MP for Dewsbury.
MP demands answers after hsopital trust's two days notice of changes

Councillor calls for vigilance after late withdrawal of Bellway Homes plan

Clr Martyn Bolt has warned campaigners fighting to save green fields to be vigilant
Clr Martyn Bolt slams developers for pulling application just 40 minutes before meeting
Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Kirklees and Calderdale included in £200m NHS emergency care shake-up scheme

Health campaigners still waiting for news on plans to reform A&E at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Huddersfield mum in court after falsely claiming young son had cancer

Huddersfield woman subjected boy to repeated medical tests

Hospital Baby Café campaign to help new mums proves a winner

Global award for the Baby Cafes
Nick Gartland

Attention is switching from Greece to China amid fears for the world's second biggest economy, says Nick Gartland

The topic of Greece has been somewhat exhausted through extensive coverage by the media

Clough Corporate Solutions in merger

Clough Corporate Solutions has merged with BHP's business recovery and insolvency team following the BHP-Clough & Company tie-up

Summer can bring simmering discontent when it comes to the staff holiday rota, says Mark Weeks, of Wilby Ltd

Mark Weeks
We are at that time of year again where many employees decide to take a break from their everyday work and take an opportunity to go on holiday

Business Profile: Mark Pullar and Briony Pullar-Heyhoe, of All My Systems

All My Systems aims to help firms better-connect their systems, people and processes

Kirklees College principal blasts PM for cuts in English as a second language courses

More cuts looming at Kirklees College

Huddersfield Town midfielder crosses bitter divide - to arch enemies Leeds United

Midfielder Shauna Messenger links up with ladies team
 

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