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Councillor slams Kirklees road surface as 'cheap' and 'dangerous to cyclists' after loose chippings spread on road

Kirklees Council criticised for using loose chippings to prolong the life on roads used for Tour de France Grand Depart

Police say £100,000 blaze at Land Rover Centre in Lockwood could be arson

Police appeal for information over suspicious early morning fire

Huddersfield postman Mark Sandell accused of stealing 71 parcels from Royal Mail

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
Mark Sandell to appear before judges at Leeds Crown Court

Huddersfield Town's Keep It Up charity campaign to be extended until 2017

Huddersfield Town reach one million milestone for Keep It Up campaign.
The air ambulance at Canalside, l to r, Andy Armitage (paramedic), Tony Wilkes (paramedic), Katie Collinson (YAA Partnership manager), Dean Hoyle (Huddersfield Town chairman), Andy Booth (Huddersfield Town ambassador), Sean Jarvis (Huddersfield Town commercial director), Paul Gowland (YAA Director of Fundraising), Capt Ian Mousette (pilot), Mark Lillis (Huddersfield Town Academy manager) and Robyn Deegan (Huddersfield Town Supporter Partnerships manager).
Keep It Up campaign to run until 2017

Reception class teacher Sue Crowther retires after 38 years at Wilberlee J&I

End of an era at Slaithwaite school
More women than men achieved perfect first-time passes in Huddersfield

Perfect passes: more women than men passed their first driving tests with no faults in Huddersfield

Women in Huddersfield bucked the national trend by outperforming men

Miss England lends her support to Kirklees youth project

New coach for Kirklees Duke of Edinburgh project

Deighton man Dominic Mills who turned his life around after prison has pledged to devote himself to giving Huddersfield youngsters a better start in life

Dominic Mills, 30, is one of the heads at the pioneering Global Diversity Positive Action project in Huddersfield
Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Huddersfield postman Mark Sandell accused of stealing 71 parcels from Royal Mail

Mark Sandell to appear before judges at Leeds Crown Court

Man charged with violent disorder after knife attack in Dalton

North Carr at Dalton in Huddersfield.
Victim, 28, has undergone surgery following attack in North Carr, Dalton

PCSOs numbers decrease in West Yorkshire but above national average

West Yorkshire PCSO figures decline

PCSOs numbers decrease in West Yorkshire but above national average

West Yorkshire PCSO figures decline

Bed cuts at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospital review even bigger than first thought

Hospital beds
Hospital chiefs slash another 100 beds from target

Kirklees councillors' plea to government: let us borrow to build affordable homes for our residents

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Rare unity among Kirklees councillors who want to reduce 6,794-strong council house waiting list

Campaigners tug at heart strings in bid to save services at Dewsbury District Hospital

Patients hang 'thank you' messages on hospital entrance sign

Green light for Huddersfield and Halifax hospitals on new NHS safety website

Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
But Dewsbury flagged red as "among the worst" on a range of quality standards

Hairy Bikers Diet Club: Si & Dave's top 10 tips for healthy weight loss this summer

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Howarths People and Safety Management chairman launched new business support group

Prominent business figures from West Yorkshire have joined forces to provide mutual support and back local charities

R3 welcomes proposals to safeguard supplies

Chris Wood, of R3 and Clough Corporate
Chris Wood, of Cleckheaton-based Clough Corporate Solutions,has welcomed proposals to tackle "ransom" charges levied on failed firms

SCALA Consulting crowns Mondelez team winners of the Fresh Connection

A competition to run an imaginary manufacturing firm has been won by a Dutch based firm

Deighton man Dominic Mills who turned his life around after prison has pledged to devote himself to giving Huddersfield youngsters a better start in life

Dominic Mills, 30, is one of the heads at the pioneering Global Diversity Positive Action project in Huddersfield

Reception class teacher Sue Crowther retires after 38 years at Wilberlee J&I

End of an era at Slaithwaite school

Procession through Marsden to mark 100 years since the start of World War One and a major exhibition at St Bartholomews Church

Bugle played by Harry Beardsall when he was killed on the Somme to be played for three generations of his family

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  • NEWS: A Marsden woman has raised her concerns after her E-cigarette charger exploded.

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  • NEWS: Cannon Hall Farm Park will move 500 of its sheep when a music festival takes over this weekend.

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  • NEWS: This is a lovely, up-lifting story about Huddersfield man, Dominic Mills, who turned his life around after coming out of prison by pledging to help steer other youngsters away from a life of crime.

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  • NEWS: Huddersfield women have done a great job at disproving that men are better drivers after more women passed their driving test with no faults in the area than men.

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  • TRAVEL: Roads are generally clear, asides from a 'severe' blockage on the M1 in West Yorkshire on entry slip road southbound at J42, M62 (Lofthouse), because of a broken down vehicle.

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  • WEATHER: The warm weather is set to continue until at least Friday, accordingto the Met Office. Temperatures could reach 25c by Saturday but slight rain has been predicted for Sunday evening.

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  • TRAVEL: A629 Wakefield Road busy but moving between Southgate (Shorehead Roundabout) and B6432 Firth Street (New Wharf Traffic lights).

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  • NEWS: Charges have been dropped against the partner of Jack Darrell Henry who has already admitted his part in a council tax fraud.

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  • NEWS: Edgerton residents are looking forward to the Imperial Road sign being restored half way up the street and opposite the red post box.

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Deighton man Dominic Mills who turned his life around after prison has pledged to devote himself to giving Huddersfield youngsters a better start in life

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Underneath the Stars Festival at Cannon Hall Farm this weekend

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