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Tree falls onto car in Liversedge

We’ve had reports that a large tree has fallen onto a car on Leeds Road in Liversedge, near the old Yewtree pub. The incident is said to be causing traffic chaos, so avoid the area. More on this as we get it.

Stock image of road closure

Kirklees will be asked to take on more refugee children

Kirklees cabinet members will be asked to agree to accept more asylum seeking children at their next meeting.

A child at a refugee camp in Lesbos - copyright Sakeeb Khan

This picture of a dog being rescued from a river will melt your heart

Check out this heartwarming moment a fire fighter from Honley rescued a four-legged friend.

Teenager assaulted on train

Do you recognise this man? Police want to speak to him after a teenager was the victim of a sexual assault on her first train ride.

British Transport Police
Man police want to speak to following incident on train

Who are the other candidates?

And speaking of Tracy Brabin, here is a round up of some of the candidates standing against her and which parties they are representing.

Rui Vieira/PA Wire

MP hopeful Tracy visits care home residents

Tracy Brabin has been out visiting residents at Meadow Green care home this morning.

Ben Needham: Police find signs of decomposition

An update into the ongoing Ben Needham investigation in Kos: Police say they have recovered signs of decomposition while digging up a site near where he disappeared.

Press Association
Undated handout file photo of Ben Needham

Exhibition to showcase black history through newspaper cartoons

To mark Black History Month, the University’s Heritage Quay will be hosting a free exhibition on newspaper cartoons through the ages relating to black issues.

(c) British Cartoon Archive
Exhibition of newspaper cartoons on black issues.

Thousands greet Yorkshire's Olmpic heroes

Thousands turned out yesterday to watch Yorkshire’s Olympic and Paralympic heroes.

Two lanes closed on M62

Reports that the M62 is broken again. Two lanes are closed eastbound between Brighouse and Chain Bar due to a broken down vehicle.

M62 motorway junction 25 near Brighouse.
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