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Huddersfield GPs win £10,000 prize for innovative patient-alert system

Dr Steve Ollerton
'Red Button' feedback monitoring system wins NHS Challenge award

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

Caught on Camera 27-02-15
Images may be of both potential suspects or witnesses

Brighouse Bandmaster Stuart Lingard charged with child sex offences

Stuart Lingard
Lingard. 38, charged with five counts of sexual activity with a child

Former Dalton pub The Jolly Sailor will become an education centre

Jolly Sailor pub at junction of Broad Lane and Hill Top Road, Dalton, Huddersfield.
A dozen youngsters will have lessons there

Fox's Biscuits to axe up to 80 jobs

Fox's Biscuits has announced up to 80 redundancies at the firm's Batley headquarters

Thief Antoni Wisniewski in court after targeting people at Dewsbury Market

A man who caught Wisiniewski trying to steal from him ended up photographing the 48-year-old and his vehicle

Skate4Isaac skate park dream comes true with green light to begin building

Design companies are now submitting their ideas to the group behind the campaign, who will decide on which to use by the end of March

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Developer at Clayton Fields, Huddersfield, threatens to build under 1967 planning ruling

Clayton Fields in Birkby
'I'm getting a feeling Kirklees is being pushed around by this applicant' top councillor says in 1967 planning wrangle

Jason Berry jailed after burgling student accommodation to fund his addiction to legal-high

He stole an Xbox from the complex in Aspley while another man, Cameron McKay, acted as lookout

Electronic rostering system sparks complaints from nurses at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals

Automated rota system not the "magic wand" managers had hoped, union claims

Police investigate double stabbing in Batley

Men aged 18 and 24 suffered slash and puncture wounds in the attack near Grange Road Area of Batley

Stolen banana a big puzzle in Honley

Vandals hit Fairtrade campaign

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Injured horse Oscar Flyer saved from slaughterhouse and nursed back to winning ways by Huddersfield woman

Nostalgia: This week we're looking back at Huddersfield 25 years ago - Now that's a scary thought if you're pictured!

Watch: Huddersfield skateboarder scene going from strength to strength

Restaurant Review: Toss O'Coin at New Mill

This week's All Our Yesterday's feature looks back to February 1988 - Are you in there?

WATCH: See John Longson's stunning memorial drone video tribute to Huddersfield's fallen Afghanistan heroes featuring landmark Greenhead Park monument

Huddersfield Giants stars turn to restaurant duties for charity event

Caught on Camera 27-02-15

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

Images may be of both potential suspects or witnesses

Old, rattling Pacer trains will go, government promises Huddersfield commuters

List of proposals the franchises for Northern Rail and TransPennine services must meet

Former Dalton pub The Jolly Sailor will become an education centre

Jolly Sailor pub at junction of Broad Lane and Hill Top Road, Dalton, Huddersfield.
A dozen youngsters will have lessons there

Mansoor Akhtar from Huddersfield among 25 men facing catalogue of sex offences who will go on trial next year

English Defence league staged protest at Leeds Crown Court hearing

Thief Antoni Wisniewski in court after targeting people at Dewsbury Market

A man who caught Wisiniewski trying to steal from him ended up photographing the 48-year-old and his vehicle

Claudia Lawrence: Police search alleyway in suspected murder investigation

Detectives are expected to search an alleyway in York in connection with Miss Lawrence's disappearance in March 2009

Denis Kilcommons comparing today's gap between rich and poor and the hardship faced by working people in the 19th century

Thoughts on the crass comments by Sir Malcolm Rifkind

Developer at Clayton Fields, Huddersfield, threatens to build under 1967 planning ruling

Clayton Fields in Birkby
'I'm getting a feeling Kirklees is being pushed around by this applicant' top councillor says in 1967 planning wrangle

Fire tax precept to rise in West Yorkshire as brigade faces £4m funding cut

Clr Judith Hughes: Small increase means we can balance the books

Family and Health: Life after a catastrophic stroke

Annette Dancer has finally had to accept that she is now disabled - but that doesn't mean she's given up on living life to the full.

Huddersfield firm Paxman in six-figure boost to crack US market

Fenay Bridge firm Paxman expects to create up to 10 jobs after a £470,000 boost from Yorkshire Bank to help it enter the US market

New diamond coated drill heart surgery a boon for Huddersfield and Halifax

Patients get chance to undergo new procedures
Karen Wynard

Parents should weigh up the options when it comes to savings for their children, says Karen Wynard, of Eastwood Financial Services Ltd

Parents should weigh up the options when it comes to savings for their children, says Karen Wynard, of Eastwood Financial Services Ltd

Camira counts sheep for Chinese New Year

Textile firm Camira has provided upholstery fabric to fit out a Chinese teahouse in London for the Chinese Year of the Sheep

Asparagus Green serves up meals at leading museum

Anthony Hegney has set up contract catering firm Asparagus Green and is already serving up fare at the National Mining Museum

Celebrating the life and work of Maya Angelou

An event celebrating the life of Maya Angelou, once described as 'phenomenal' by Barack Obama, is part of Huddersfield Literature Festival.

Brighouse Bandmaster Stuart Lingard charged with child sex offences

Stuart Lingard
Lingard. 38, charged with five counts of sexual activity with a child

Jason Berry jailed after burgling student accommodation to fund his addiction to legal-high

He stole an Xbox from the complex in Aspley while another man, Cameron McKay, acted as lookout
 

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Caught on Camera 27-02-15

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

Charity Challenge 2014

Huddersfield fundraisers gear up for Examiner Charity Challenge

Skate4Isaac skate park dream comes true with green light to begin building

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