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Bank of Mum and Dad pays out £2.3bn in Yorkshire

Look after the pennies and the pounds will take care of themselves
The Equity Release Council says one in six of Yorkshire's over 55s are helping fund their adult offspring and grandchildren

Brighouse woman Jane Speller to hold fundraising night for a non-animal medical research charity Dr Hadwen Trust

The buffet and quiz night will be held next month in aid of the Dr Hadwen Trust

Search is underway for Huddersfield's Pet Idol

Do you own the cutest pet in our circulation area

Save Butterley Spillway Group contines battle to save Victorian stucture from tonnes of concrete

Butterley Reservoir Spillway, Marsden.
Planning inquiry goes on after Kirklees Council drops its objections

Special service held in Huddersfield to welcome the new Bishop of Huddersfield, the Rt Revd Dr Jonathan Gibbs

The civic service took place at Huddersfield Parish Church over the weekend

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  • HTAFC: Chris Powell hailed the debut display of David Edgar as Lee Peltier finally completed his transfer to Town’s Championship rivals Cardiff City.

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  • The pressure group battling to stop Yorkshire Water’s plans to modernise the historic spillway at Butterley Reservoir in Marsden will carry on its battle at the planning inquiry.

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  • Roadshows are to be staged so businesses can be make the most of the first ever Tour de Yorkshire when it comes to Huddersfield.

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  • A former wheelchair sports star is seeking help from former colleagues after discovering he has asbestos related cancer.

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  • WEATHER: Today remains largely dry, top temperatures six degrees, with maybe a drop of rain this afternoon.

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  • TRAVEL: Traffic easing, accident cleared on M62 Eastbound between J22 A672 (Rishworth Moor) and J23 A640 / A643 (Huddersfield). Two lanes were closed, now re-opened.

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  • Huge potholes outside a centre for disabled people in Slaithwaite are giving wheelchair users a rough ride.

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  • What will take three weeks to fill and be a guaranteed splash?

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Real life CSI: Behind the scenes look at fascinating world of West Yorkshire Police’s Scientific Support Department

Property of the Week is Fleminghouse Lane in Waterloo - Take a look inside

Nostagia: It's back to January 1985 for this week's All Our Yesterdays - Are you pictured?

Have a look inside this week's pick of the properties: Moor House in Farnley Tyas

Houses of Parliament

What did Kirklees' MPs get up to in Parliament during 2014? Find out here

Take a look around Ian and Linda Wiggins' home on Hollybank Road in Upper Cumberworth - It's our Property of the Week

Will you be taking the Dry January challenge?

Dry January: could you give up booze for one month?

For Sale Signs

What's in a name? Huddersfield roads ending in Way or Lane could have higher house prices, research finds

You could be on your Way to a bigger sale price depending on your road name

Bank of Mum and Dad pays out £2.3bn in Yorkshire

Look after the pennies and the pounds will take care of themselves
The Equity Release Council says one in six of Yorkshire's over 55s are helping fund their adult offspring and grandchildren

Review: Marriage of Figaro by Opera North just gets better and better

International cast gets witty interpretation across well

62-year-old Almondbury drugs mule Penderel Evans jailed for £240,000 drugs offences

Caught red-handed bringing drugs back into West Yorkshire from Liverpool

Mark Nash double murder trial due to resume on Monday

Most of Friday's hearing taken up with legal arguments

Real life CSI: Behind the scenes look at fascinating world of West Yorkshire Police’s Scientific Support Department

West Yorkshire Police has biggest centre outside London

Thousands of Huddersfield children living in fuel poverty

Many have trouble sleeping because bedrooms are too cold

Former Huddersfield refugees appeal to Prime Minister to overturn ban on parents attending daughter's funeral

Zimbabwean relatives barred from attending child's funeral by Home Office

Baroness Warsi accuses government of creating a lack of trust in Muslim community

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi
Both Labour and the Coalition accused of 'non-engagement'

Thousands of Huddersfield children living in fuel poverty

Many have trouble sleeping because bedrooms are too cold

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary completes refurb of first hospital operating theatre

One down five to go as modernisation project continues

TB rates in Kirklees second worst in Yorkshire as health chief says it "should be consigned to history"

Tuberculosis bacteria
Public Health England announces £11.5m fund to tackle the disease

Jermyn Consulting moves to Huddersfield

Business continuity specialist Jermyn Consulting has moved from the Midlands to Huddersfield's Media Centre

Enterprise Print signs for Town

Honley-based Enterprise Print has become the latest business to sign up as a partner with Huddersfield Town

Somerset House date for Steve Bradley

Pennine Business Partners marketing expert Steve Bradley has been helping start-ups at an event in London

Obituary: Huddersfield teacher and golfer Seamus McMahon

Man spent 27 years as school's deputy head

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils
School transport talks for Kirklees councillors while Calderdale will discuss webcasting council meetings

They'll be tying the knot before they go to university!

Young actors Tom Cousins and Tamsin Kendall make their final appearance in Holmfirth panto - before heading to university.
 

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For Sale Signs

What's in a name? Huddersfield roads ending in Way or Lane could have higher house prices, research finds

Huddersfield firefighters attend blaze at former Kirklees College building

Thinking of trading during the Tour de Yorkshire? Kirklees to host roadshows offering help and advice

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