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Newsholme Food Group premises on New Hey Road, Oakes. updated

Country Park Foods chemical leak in Oakes sees three employees taken to hospital

Mix of chemicals caused potent fumes but workers rectified problem before leaving Country Park Foods Ltd

Hundreds expected for 1940s weekend in Holmfirth over September 6th and 7th

Idea is to commemorate the Great War

Dovestone Reservoir death: Two more arrested in Craig Wilcox murder probe

Craig Wilcox
Police make arersts over reservoir death

Who are they? Police investigating mystery of five unidentified bodies found in our area

Efit issued by police to trace ID of man whose body was found in Huddersfield
Two of the of the grim finds were in Huddersfield, with both bodies being recovered from the River Colne.

Kirkheaton Playgroup lodges official complaint following Ofsted inspection

Laura Binns and Sarah Hinchliffe with children at Kirkheaton Playgroup
New row between playrgoup and Ofsted
Police

Calvin Smith of Crosland Moor stole wallet from police car when officer chased after shop thief

Smith, from Crosland Moor, saw an opportunity when he spotted the vehicle's open window

Huddersfield magistrate Gillian Dawson retires

End of a 25-year career on court bench

Football hooligan Craig Roberts gets 12 weeks for St George's Square brawl after Huddersfield Town v Barnsley game

St George's Square
Roberts, of Brownroyd Avenue in Rawthorpe, was involved in a mass brawl with Barnsley fans after a match in Huddersfield
Craig Wilcox

Dovestone Reservoir death: Two more arrested in Craig Wilcox murder probe

Police make arersts over reservoir death

Meltham man Roy Stobbs jailed for second lot of child porn crimes

Roy Stobbs
Second offence for porn pervert

Huddersfield man Pepukayi Chitakunye jailed for sex assaults

Leeds Crown Court
Court hears how teenage girl was repeatedly assaulted

Conservatives select solicitor Imtiaz Ameen to contest Batley and Spen seat at 2015 general election

Former Kirklees councillor selected as Conservative candidate

Armitage Bridge environmentally friendly hair salon Eclips Hair and Beauty Rooms is a cut above

Eclips Hair and Beauty Rooms recycles hair and waste water

Limit to public speakers and a super planning committee - ideas to overhaul Kirklees planning process

Holmfirth Tesco plan thrown out by Kirklees Council planners
Clr Steve Hall says move is in line with neighbouring authorities

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary League of Friends celebrate 60 years of service

Group supports patients and families along with fundraising for equipment

From 250 deaths at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital, there are just NINE organ donors - and that is one of the BEST records in Yorkshire

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
NHS appeals for more organ donors at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital

Watchdog airs complaints over patients registering with NHS dentists as Almondbury woman travels to Elland to see her dentist

Almondbury woman, 24, says she has to trek all way to Elland!

Huddersfield paving stone supplier Marshalls reports pre-tax profits up 75%

The firm said revenues lifted 15% to £180 million in the six months to June 30, as trading conditions cheered across all its major markets

Clough & Company in tax errors alert

Nigel Westman, partner at Clough & Company in Cleckheaton
An estimated 3.5m underpaid tax during the 2013-14 financial year, according to chartered accountancy firm Clough & Company

Hoyer Petrolog takes on 253 extra trucks

Hoyer Petrolog has strengthened its position in the market for petroleum distribution by acquiring extra vehicles
Wartime sketchbook

Astonishing art book kept by a wartime Huddersfield nurse sheds touching light on injured World War One soldiers

The great grand daughter of Hilda Brook has now begun research into the artists and hopes to show their talents with surviving family members

New TV show for Educating Yorkshire star Mushy P

Special show for stammering student

Ploughcroft launches apprenticeship scheme

A new schemehas been set up to equip apprentrices with roofing skills and energy-efficient construction techniques

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