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Traffic stopped as police restrain woman (circled) on bridge over M62 at Scammonden

Watch: West Yorkshire Police officers save 'distressed' woman on Scammonden bridge who halted M62 traffic

Traffic stopped as police restrain woman at infamous suicide spot

Anti A&E cuts protesters form Band Together For Our NHS to try and halt proposals

Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
Group seeking legal advice to halt A&E axe proposal

30 new apprenticeships on offer from Kirklees Council

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May deadline for apprenticeships in IT, outdoor work, vehicle maintenance and construction

Pensioner Malcolm Cooper to skydive for Forget Me Not Children's Hospice - when he turns 74!

Malcolm Cooper, 73, of Dewsbury, doing his first skydive
Malcolm Cooper can't wait for his second parachute jump

Alco Valves Group and A-Safe (UK) Ltd win Queen's Award for Enterprise

Staff and directors at A-Safe (UK) Ltd of Elland
The two firms have secured awards in the category for international trade – recognising their successes in securing export contracts overseas
Traffic stopped as police restrain woman (circled) on bridge over M62 at Scammonden

Watch: West Yorkshire Police officers save 'distressed' woman on Scammonden bridge who halted M62 traffic

Traffic stopped as police restrain woman at infamous suicide spot

30 new apprenticeships on offer from Kirklees Council

Kirklees Council logo
May deadline for apprenticeships in IT, outdoor work, vehicle maintenance and construction

Alco Valves Group and A-Safe (UK) Ltd win Queen's Award for Enterprise

Staff and directors at A-Safe (UK) Ltd of Elland
The two firms have secured awards in the category for international trade – recognising their successes in securing export contracts overseas

Bogus callers visit homes in Almondbury and Lindley in two separate distraction burglaries

Police warning bogus callers operating in the area and warn residents to be vigilant

Pay back £83,000 - or go to jail: judge's warning to fraudster Sheed Raj

Bradford Crown Court
Sheed Raj, 33, admitted fraudulently obtaining three houses and money laundering

Marsh man jailed for 16 weeks for assault and breach of restraining order

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
Darren Mooney of Brooks Buildings in Marsh was jailed at Kirklees Magistrates' Court
Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Anti A&E cuts protesters form Band Together For Our NHS to try and halt proposals

Group seeking legal advice to halt A&E axe proposal

Forget the House of Commons - I'm lovin' McDonalds: Barry Sheerman tries his hand at burger joint

Barry Sheerman, Huddersfield MP and McDonald franchisee Pritpal Singh
Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman's shift at McDonalds

The 'Greatest Briton' entertains on stage at Square Chapel

Pip Utton as Churchill
Pip Utton brings his 'Churchill' to life on stage at the Square Chapel
Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Anti A&E cuts protesters form Band Together For Our NHS to try and halt proposals

Group seeking legal advice to halt A&E axe proposal

Dewsbury District Hospital and other Mid Yorkshire Hospitals: seven out of 10 happy with standard of care

Dewsbury District Hospital
But more than half unhappy with lack of nurses on duty

Don't call the midwife - call the Dr! PhD for Huddersfield midwife Marilyn Rogers

Marilyn Rogers, infant feeding advisor at the Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust. Pictured with twins Ted and Sonny Fairbairn and their mum Jade, from Greetland
Marilyn, who works as the infant feeding advisor at the Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust, studied for her PhD at Leeds University at the same time as being a working mum and heading up the Baby Café support group in Halifax
Staff and directors at A-Safe (UK) Ltd of Elland

Alco Valves Group and A-Safe (UK) Ltd win Queen's Award for Enterprise

The two firms have secured awards in the category for international trade – recognising their successes in securing export contracts overseas

Ferno supplies oximeters for Haiti

Ferno business development manager Darren Sharman, Madeleine Radburn, medical devices advisor at the South Central Ambulance Service , and Dr Joanna Cherry
Cleckheaton medical equipment firm Ferno is helping volunteer doctors provide much-needed help to people in Haiti

Unemployment figures fall in Huddersfield and Dewsbury

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A record 30.3m people are in work, according to latest UK employment figures
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30 new apprenticeships on offer from Kirklees Council

May deadline for apprenticeships in IT, outdoor work, vehicle maintenance and construction

Well done Casey! Casey Reast, 6, win's national dance title at Blackpool's Winter Gardens

National dance award for Casey Reast, 6, of Cowlersley
Casey, a pupil at Linthwaite Ardron CE (VA) Junior and Infant School, won the International Dance Teachers’ Association Rosette of the Year for Latin dance in her age group

Forget the House of Commons - I'm lovin' McDonalds: Barry Sheerman tries his hand at burger joint

Barry Sheerman, Huddersfield MP and McDonald franchisee Pritpal Singh
Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman's shift at McDonalds

Videos & Photos

Traffic stopped as police restrain woman (circled) on bridge over M62 at Scammonden

Watch: West Yorkshire Police officers save 'distressed' woman on Scammonden bridge who halted M62 traffic

Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Anti A&E cuts protesters form Band Together For Our NHS to try and halt proposals

University of Huddersfield sports hall demolition

Demolition of sports hall at University of Huddersfield nears completion

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