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Jonathan Sutton after his arrest for the murder of Emma Mansell

Emma Mansell murder: horror of Jonathon Sutton's murderous attack revealed in court

WARNING: This story contains graphic details of the attack which were told to Leeds Crown Court

Wakefield Road stab man was knifed through chest reveals victim's family

Police incident, Wakefield Road, Aspley, Huddersfield.
The family of the 22-year-old claim he is lucky to be alive, after the knife narrowly missed vital organs

Huddersfield firefighters set to walk out for four days across bonfire weekend

Huddersfield Fire Station crews support 4 hour strike
Angry union steps up strike action after negotiations break down

Denby Dale pensioner tied up and robbed in her own home by masked raiders tells of attack

The woman, who we have agreed not to identify, was tied up and robbed by robbers
Victim has spoken out to urge witnesses or the suspects themselves to come forward

New Starters: Friday's gallery has even more pictures of kids starting school

New starters images 2014 - see below for more pictures
Wonderful images snapped during children's first days at school

Burglar Scott Bolland who drank tea with his 84-year-old victim deserved his 45-month jail sentence, say Court of Appeal judges

Convicted burglar Scott Bolland
He fleeced victim out of 90% of her bank balance

New health boss joins Kirklees Council on six-figure salary

Richard Parry, Director for Commissioning, Public Health and Adult Social Care at Kirklees Council
Social worker Richard Parry will join Kirklees for a role advertised in the range of £110,000 and £121,000

Family of brain damaged John Radford speak of "torturous" consequences of road clash as man guilty of dangerous driving incident

Emma Boyes and her injured dad John Radford, now in a rehab centre in York
'No winners' as driver Michael Gledhill told he faces jail

Emma Mansell murder: horror of Jonathon Sutton's murderous attack revealed in court

Jonathan Sutton after his arrest for the murder of Emma Mansell
WARNING: This story contains graphic details of the attack which were told to Leeds Crown Court

Wakefield Road stab man was knifed through chest reveals victim's family

Police incident, Wakefield Road, Aspley, Huddersfield.
The family of the 22-year-old claim he is lucky to be alive, after the knife narrowly missed vital organs

Huddersfield firefighters set to walk out for four days across bonfire weekend

Huddersfield Fire Station crews support 4 hour strike
Angry union steps up strike action after negotiations break down

Phillip Simpson caught drink-driving - after he beeped his horn as police drove past

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
Simpson, of Dewsbury Moor, was banned from the road for 18 months

Restaurant review: Hare and Hounds at Upper Hopton

Quest for Sunday evening meal ends in disappointment

Young Huddersfield actor Megan Rosendale lands star role in feature film The Taking

Emmerdale star, Dominc Brunt, with Megan Rosendale on the set of his new feature film, The Taking
It is the latest of a string of accolades for the seven-year-old who is also a dab hand at dancing, ice skating and guitar

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's The Savages at The Foresters, Crosland Moor

Vote for your 14 Huddersfield Town legends to take part in The Pink Link Walkway Of Legends

Yorkshire Jets toppled by Manchester Thunder as netball draws big crowd in Huddersfield

Restaurant review: Hare and Hounds at Upper Hopton

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Property of the Week: The Barn in Helme

It was 28 years ago - are you featured in our Huddersfield nostalgia pictures from 1986

Spooky goings on

A healing white spirit, a devil dog and a phantom bingo player - 7 tales of spooky paranormal activity in haunted Huddersfield

Arnie will appear at the black tie dinner on November 14

Would you pay £1,500 to meet the Terminator? An Evening With Arnold Schwarzenegger planned in Leeds

Historic wooden pavilion being demolished close to Gibson Mill on the Hardcastle Crags estate in Hebden Bridge

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Little Horrors 2014 - your kids dressed up ready for Halloween

File photo dated 08/02/12 of a pupil at work in a classroom as more children are reaching the standards expected of them in the three Rs by the time they leave primary school, new figures show. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday August 28, 2014. But tens of thousands of youngsters are still failing to achieve the expected level in reading, writing and maths. The results of this year's national curriculum tests - known as Sats - show a four percentage point improvement in the proportion of 11-year-olds gaining at least a Level 4 - the standard expected of the age group, in the basics. See PA story EDUCATION Tests. Photo credit should read: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Huddersfield and Dewsbury GCSE results above national average say Department for Education

In Kirklees, 55.1% of students achieved at least five A* to C grades at GCSE, including English and maths, when their first results were taken into account

LOOK: Overturned lorry spills 10 tonnes of rubbish on road in Elland causing traffic chaos

The A6025 Park Road between Elland and Brighouse was closed in both directions

Emma Mansell murder: horror of Jonathon Sutton's murderous attack revealed in court

Jonathan Sutton after his arrest for the murder of Emma Mansell
WARNING: This story contains graphic details of the attack which were told to Leeds Crown Court
A baseball bat

Police hunt gang of thugs after Liversedge baseball bat attack

Robbers strike in village home

Emma Mansell murder: We may never know why Jonathan Sutton killed her, says top cop

Jonathan Sutton after his arrest for the murder of Emma Mansell
Sutton was today handed three life sentences for his horrific crimes in Oakes in May

Emma Mansell murder: Jonathan Sutton gets 3 life sentences

Leeds Crown Court heard horrific details of the attack on Miss Mansell, who suffered 81 separate injuries
Dewsbury MP Simon Reevell with Westminster Dog of the Year winner Cosmo (left) and pal George.

Puppy love! Dewsbury MP Simon Reevell's cute fox terrier Cosmo is Westminster Dog of the Year

Pup and owner Dewsbury MP Simon Reevell top paw-blic vote

Vow to end 'scandal' of 15 minute home care visits as shadow minister Liz Kendall visits top Huddersfield care firm Home Instead Care

Shadow minister Liz Kendall visits Home Instead, Honley. Liz Kendall (right) meets Anna Kybaluk (staff member) and John Arkwright (client).
Labour shadow minister visited award-winning care provider in Honley

A and E performance slips as Huddersfield and Calderdale doctors hit by surge of extra patients

Calderdale Royal Hospital
Huddersfield MP says struggles show plan to consolidate emergency units is flawed

Huddersfield GP concerned about ethics of NHS £55 bonus plan for dementia diagnoses

Kirkburton doc says Government plan will open up "ethical dilemmas"

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
Federation of Master Builders

FMB says housebuilding industry on the up

SME workloads are growing across all sectors, according to a report by the Federation of Master builders

Waverley Consultancy nets a new client

Waverley Consultancy has been founded by former broadcaster, journalist and political adviser Stephen Naylor and will be based in Brighouse
Brighouse-based Waverley Consultancy has been appointed by Superleague netball team the Yorkshire Jets to raise its profile

Travel tots taking the hassle out of holidays

A Waterloo-based private maternity nurse is helping parents with small children have hassle-free holidays
File photo dated 08/02/12 of a pupil at work in a classroom as more children are reaching the standards expected of them in the three Rs by the time they leave primary school, new figures show. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday August 28, 2014. But tens of thousands of youngsters are still failing to achieve the expected level in reading, writing and maths. The results of this year's national curriculum tests - known as Sats - show a four percentage point improvement in the proportion of 11-year-olds gaining at least a Level 4 - the standard expected of the age group, in the basics. See PA story EDUCATION Tests. Photo credit should read: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Huddersfield and Dewsbury GCSE results above national average say Department for Education

In Kirklees, 55.1% of students achieved at least five A* to C grades at GCSE, including English and maths, when their first results were taken into account

Emma Mansell murder: horror in a Huddersfield street

The scene on Reinwood Road and Emma Mansell (inset)
Police arrived to discover a bloodbath after a boy ran into the street, bleeding heavily from stab wounds

Penistone fire: police release images from fire which was 'started deliberately'

Penistone house fire victim Paul Sykes
Paul Sykes, nine, and his father Darren Sykes, 44, died following the fire at a house on Tennyson Close on Wednesday evening
 

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Jonathan Sutton after his arrest for the murder of Emma Mansell

Emma Mansell murder: horror of Jonathon Sutton's murderous attack revealed in court

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