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West Yorkshire Police hold 400 for "trolling" offences

New study reveals huge number caught sending malicious messages

Dilnawaz Khan admits drink driving, having no insurance and possession of drugs

Kirklees Magistrates Court
Magistrates sentence him to 18 months disqualification and heavy fine

Auction of unused Kirklees Council's land and buildings fetching more than expected

Kirklees Council
Kirklees Council is listing vacant plots of land and unused buildings for sale in the aim of generating more than £25m in five years

Man who racially abused and punched taxi drivers walks free from court

Damien Scanlon, of Dalton, also damaged two taxis after drunken night out

Savers in collapsed Castle & Minster Credit Union should get money back within seven days

Financial Services Compensation Scheme says all £2.4 million of savings are safe

Penistone fire death boy told police his dad started the blaze

Coroner heard fatally-injured 12-year-old told doctors and police his father - Darren Sykes - had set the house on fire

Double killer David Mitchell given whole life term after killing sex offender

David Mitchell updated
Murderer likely to die in jail

Elland Nursery children inspired to help fundraise for cancer sufferer Will Binns

Children and staff at Waters Edge Nursery in Elland are fundraising for Will Binns, who is battling cancer.
Dan Binns works at Water's Edge Nursery and his brother Will is suffering from cancer

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Delight as hundred take park in 200th Huddersfield parkrun

Race is now one of country's biggest and best

CCTV released to trace suspect in pub attack in Berry Brow - Do you know him?

The attack happened on December 6 last year at a pub in School Lane

Aaron Bonner jailed after terrifying shop robbery in Huddersfield

Shopworker robbed at knifepoint by masked men

Drug dealer Mohammed Akram jailed for 10 years

Akram admitted further drug offences while on bail after supplying drugs to an undercover police officer

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  • NEWS: A young man who agreed to drive his drunk friend’s father’s car ended up banned from driving and with a hefty bill to pay.

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  • NEWS: Refurbishment of King's Head pub, next to Huddersfield's railway station continues apace. Landlord Bruce Travis says it will be just under three weeks before toilets are finished.

    King's Head, St. George's Square, Huddersfield

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  • TRAVEL: Traffic moving well on A62 Castlegate/Queensgate around A616 Chapel Hill.

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  • SPORT: Bit of injury news from Huddersfield Town's press conference just coming through. Nahki Wells likely to miss out again and Jack Robinson is a doubt. A full round-up coming soon.

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  • NEWS: What is it that makes Huddersfield's Parkrun so special? Almost 600 runners took part in the town's 200th run. Pretty impressive. Are you in our gallery?

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  • BREAKING NEWS: A "radicalised" chemistry teacher whose family hid his passport in a desperate attempt to stop him joining Isis has been jailed for six years.

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  • SPORT: Could Huddersfield Town's 'forgotten' midfielder Radi Majewski finally get a chance to show what he can do against Rotherham on Saturday?

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  • TWEET: Ever fancied a go at American football? Pop along to Huddersfield New College tonight from 4.30pm.

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Baby boom as 17 Portland Nurseries staff have babies in last 12 months - with two more due in weeks

Take a tour around Sycamore Cottage in Jackson Bridge, this week's top property

Girls got brass: Huddersfield Tea & Tarts WI musical novices start up brass band to perform at Royal Albert Hall

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

CCTV released to trace suspect in pub attack in Berry Brow - Do you know him?

The attack happened on December 6 last year at a pub in School Lane

Tapas restaurant El Gato Negro reveals new site in Manchester

Restaurateur Simon Shaw has announced Ripponden's El Gato Negro will now move to a three-storey former retail site in the heart of Manchester

Popular and quirky Longwood Edge Cafe to be shut down in April by Kirklees Council due to disagreement over legality

The decision follows a drawn out dispute between owner Richard Whitworth and planning officers about how long the cafe has been open
Kirklees Magistrates Court

Dilnawaz Khan admits drink driving, having no insurance and possession of drugs

Magistrates sentence him to 18 months disqualification and heavy fine

Man who racially abused and punched taxi drivers walks free from court

Damien Scanlon, of Dalton, also damaged two taxis after drunken night out

Double killer David Mitchell given whole life term for killing sex offender

David Mitchell updated
Murderer likely to die in jail

Lewis Byram hits top four for Holmfirth Harriers in nationals

Youngster stars in cross-country championships on Hampstead Heath

Huddersfield mum reveals nine month wait for daughter's wheelchair

NHS campaigners say Kirklees and Calderdale wheelchair services still not up to speed

Number of registered voters in Huddersfield has fallen by nearly 4,000 in the past year

According to the figures the area has suffered one of biggest drops nationally

Hartshead heart patient John Laville gives thumbs up to new local service

Tests done at GP practice instead of hospital as North Kirklees officials roll out care closer to home scheme

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

Riasca UK Ltd bought by two former employees

Stewart Marshall and Paul Buckley have acquired Riasca UK Ltd, the company where they were previously employees

We are International recruits more export ambassadors

Exporters in Bradford and Halifax have been recruited to help Kirklees firms break into overaess markets

Faith PR director Carl Hopkins nominated for Man of the Year in the International Women’s Day Awards 2015

Stefanie Hopkins, of Faith PR, with newly-appointed commercial director Carl Hopkins
Entrepreneur Carl Hopkins has been nominated for an award recognising his contribution to the success of Brighouse-based Faith PR

Happiness is.... being back in Ofsted's good books for Golcar playgroup

Praise at last for playgroup

Hundreds look for job opportunities for the future in Huddersfield

Success of apprenticeship evening

King James's School sees red over teenager Alana Harrison's new hairstyle

Family anger over isolation ban for pupil
 

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CCTV released to trace suspect in pub attack in Berry Brow - Do you know him?

Tapas restaurant El Gato Negro reveals new site in Manchester

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