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Adele Jackson beats off competition from hundreds to land place on four-strong team to Antarctica

The Kirklees Council arts officer will take five month trip of a lifetime in November

Man, 23, sexually assaulted in Heckmondwike

Kirklees police need help tracing male suspect following alleyway attack

Facebook appeal leads to Bank Holiday clear up of 20-plus bags of rubbish from Holme Moss

Residents took action after noticing how much rubbish had been left behind at the beauty spot

Huddersfield fashion student lands dream placement with fashion giant Topshop

Design Assistant job for Jessica Herndlhofer after impressing British Fashion Council with her designs

Who will take control of Calderdale Council?

Party with most councillors is promising change - but will opposition block them?

More people in Kirklees are seeking help over cannabis abuse

New figures show nine-fold increase in number of people being treated

Free transport for faith schools could end in 2016 as Kirklees unveils its preferred option

Cabinet to make final ruling for pupils attending faith schools

Friends and family rally round to send Sarah Brooke and family on a trip of a lifetime

Time is running out for 41-year-old mum-of-two Sarah Brooke who has terminal cancer

Flockton villagers rally behind community centre plan

Fundraising is underway and it's hoped the scheme to convert part of the church will be completed by Christmas

Gun threat in Batley robbery attempt

Victim rode off on bike after attack

Football club serves up seaside treat for 300 Huddersfield school children

Town Foundation funds day trip to Yorkshire coast for whole school

Reporter Chloe Glover sees exactly what's on offer at the brand new Huddersfield Leisure Centre

Chloe tests the water experiencing the terrors of the Sidewinder, the rigours of the fitness suite and the fun of the splash pool

Travellers set up camp in Huddersfield park

Council seeks eviction order

Fartown dad condemns vandals who fired air rifle pellets into family's home

Wayne Brett with window hit by air pellet at his home of in Clara Street, Fartown
Police are stepping up patrols in Fartown after the incident in Clara Street

Scammonden's Moorland Lodge goes up for sale after 40 years

Owner Mary Lockwood admits: "It will be a big wrench"

Adele Jackson beats off competition from hundreds to land place on four-strong team to Antarctica

The Kirklees Council arts officer will take five month trip of a lifetime in November

Man, 23, sexually assaulted in Heckmondwike

Kirklees police need help tracing male suspect following alleyway attack

Man who caused £1000 of damage soaking his neighbour's convertible Audi convicted of "malicious" hate campaign

Jeremy Hoyle, 43, compiled a dossier on neighbour Chris O’Brien in a row over parking in their quiet cul-de-sac

Two locked up after unprovoked bottle attack in Elland

Court told victim was left unconscious after being set upon by group of men

Sex beast Peter Carter found guilty of raping seven-year-old girl

The dad-of-two - who was also convicted of abusing another youngster - has been remanded in custody awaiting sentence

Who will take control of Calderdale Council?

Party with most councillors is promising change - but will opposition block them?

Huddersfield poet Simon Armitage bids for top role

Poet Simon Armitage
Poet wants to be Professor of Poetry at Oxford University

Scrutiny system in Kirklees 'reduced to tokenism' as some councillors oppose changes

But vote to axe four scrutiny panels was won, despite opposition

Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice supporters urge funding protection for respite breaks

Local authorities facing a squeeze are reviewing funding for respite and short breaks, but one Huddersfield family speaks of importance of beaks

Health and Family: Vicky Smith piled the pounds between pregnancies

Vicky Smith gained seven stones between having her two daughters but is now determined to help others not to fall into the fat trap

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

Lizzie Armistead delivers lesson in winning

Olympic silver medal cyclist Lizzie Armistead joined business leaders for a discussion at Aspire in Leeds

Purnima Tanuku wins childcare sector award

The chief executive of the National Day Nurseries Association in Bradley has triumphed in the NMT magazine awards

Huddersfield sees fall in new home starts

Building, Builders
Figures from the Department for Communities shows just 2.3 new homes are started in Huddersfield for every 1,000 existing houses

Huddersfield fashion student lands dream placement with fashion giant Topshop

Design Assistant job for Jessica Herndlhofer after impressing British Fashion Council with her designs

Teachers 'work their socks off' to restore Kirkburton Middle School's good reputation

Bright future for school\n

Free transport for faith schools could end in 2016 as Kirklees unveils its preferred option

Cabinet to make final ruling for pupils attending faith schools
 

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Scammonden's Moorland Lodge goes up for sale after 40 years

Adele Jackson beats off competition from hundreds to land place on four-strong team to Antarctica

Man, 23, sexually assaulted in Heckmondwike

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