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Oakes family fundraising for a hearing dog after tragic accident

Rachael Reynolds and her three children lost their hearing dog Sadie after it was knocked down

Man in court over glass attack on dancer Chloe Knapton

Andrew Shires was in the dock at Leeds Crown Court charged with causing grievous bodily harm with intent

Backing to merge Kirklees Council's building control service with Bradford

Scaffolding being erected around the former Coop building on New St, Huddersfield.
Building control could be run as one service between two West Yorkshire councils

Woman's lucky escape as car overturns in Ainley Top crash

Driver taken to hospital after crash

New trial date set over Brighouse hotel balcony collapse

A general view of the damage caused when a balcony collapsed at the Casa Hotel and Restaurant in Brighouse
Court to hear further evidence over incident

Man who lost part of his ear in street attack in Huddersfield has been found - warning graphic content

The severed ear found in King Street, Huddersfield
Detectives renewed their appeal for the ear-attack 'victim' to make himself known to police

Calder Valley MP Craig Whittaker criticised for sharing joke comparing Labour to Jimmy Savile

Craig Whittaker, left shared a joke comparing Labour to Jimmy Savile
The Tory MP led a Commons group for foster children but the joke made in the Daily Mail was shared on his account

Police release pair on bail in Joe McCafferty murder inquiry

Joe Mcafferty
New appeal by murder hunt detectives

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Vital effort by women in textile mills for World War One

Huddersfield researcher looks into their forgotten story

Amira Mellor's globetrotting mum raises cash for Nepalese earthquake victims

Rachael Mellor's love of Nepal has led to her organising an event this weekend and auctioning a signed Tour de Yorkshire jersey

Planning starts for 2016 Tour de Yorkshire

Organisers delighted with 1.5m turnout for big race

Police still seeking man who lost part of his ear in Huddersfield street attack - warning graphic content

Detectives renewed their appeal for the 'victim' to make himself known as two men are bailed

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Huddersfield Town take on 200 kids in end of season match

Take a guided tour of this Lindley apartment - is loft living for you?

Ninth Golcar Lily Day to take place on May 9

Three Towers fundraising cycle riders pay tribute to fallen of World War One

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LOOK: Huddersfield Scouts stage St George's Day parade in Beaumont Park

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LOOK: Hundreds of people take part in Huddersfield's tough road race

WATCH: £27m University new-build gets go-ahead at gateway to Huddersfield

Celebrity Kerry Katona parties at Popkidz in Huddersfield

DJ stint at Marsh Popkidz venue

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Football fan Bronwyn Wain enjoys her VIP treatment in the Highlands

Soccer treat for Huddersfield couple thanks to Scottish generosity

Video: Mother's heartfelt appeal as arsonist remains free - 18 years after her son's death

Joe McCafferty was just seven-years-old when he suffered fatal in an arson attack in Marsh

Prolific burglar Michael Jefferson jailed over Ferrari thefts

Brighouse man targeted two replica vehicles worth around £60,000 a piece

Jonathan Sutton told he can appeal against sentence giving for killing pregnant girlfriend Emma Mansell

Sutton's legal team argued the punishment was far too tough and more in line with a homicide involving guns
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Mirfield family with two autistic boys launch new support group for Kirklees parents

Families have revealed anguished stories about chldren suffering from autism and the apparent lack of help. Health reporter NICK LAVIGUEUR looks at the work of a new support group

Mental health services for children "not fit for purpose" in Kirklees and Calderdale

Health chiefs hold summit to tackle crisis

Huddersfield scientist Graham Williams pioneers breakthrough in research into identical twins

Concept of DNA under the microscope
Stephen Newman, senior partner at Baxter Caulfield

Baxter Caulfield survey reveals further growth

Data from law firm Baxter Caulfield shows at least 1,178 private sector jobs were createrd in Yorkshire during the first quarter of 2015

Chris Wood welcomes fall in insolvency figures

Chris Wood, of Clough Corporate Solutions, said insolvency figures were now back down to pre-crisis levels

Longwood Engineering lands RoSPA award

Aspley-based Longwood Engineering has secured a silver award from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents

Huddersfield University professor wins prestigious French prize

Prof Ted Charsley has been awarded the 2015 Prix Calvet for his work on thermal analysis and calorimetry

Santander awards for Huddersfield students

Enterprising students at Huddersfield University have won prizes in the Santander Universities Entrepreneur Awards

Huddersfield's Molly Schofield from Impact Diving Club,Halifax, wins three gold medals in GBDF Spring Masters

Impact Diving Club's Lizzie Wrench, left, Molly Schofield and Harriet Stott who train at Halifax swimming pool
Clubmates also succeed and do club proud
 

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