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WATCH - Kirklees "wave the white flag" as developers move in with Huddersfield Gateway plan for Grimescar Valley

Hundreds at public meeting over planning application

Brockholes student Patricio Kochmann suffered fatal head injury in fall after night out in Huddersfield, inquest told

Patricio Kochmann, 20, died on April 30 at Leeds General Infirmary after a brain injury
Patricio Kochmann was found unconscious in the entrance to an alleyway, off Wakefield Road, Moldgreen, in the early hours of April 17

Two jailed for St George's Square football brawl after Huddersfield Town v Barnsley game

St George's Square
“This ridiculous, mindless violence is damaging to football and damaging to Huddersfield as well. It ruins the face of British football and no-one can be under any illusion that it will be tolerated," said the judge

Young Linthwaite footballer Sam Wisniewski stars on big screen in Manchester United football film Believe

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Footy kid features in new movie about Manchester United legend Sir Matt Busby

Home help and husband guilty of fleecing pensioner out of thousands of pounds

Theresa & Paul Frost at Leeds Crown Court
Mrs Frost, a home help, has been convicted on 12 charges of defrauding an elderly man during a three-year period when she was looking after him in Huddersfield

BBC radio show on mystery of vanishing Colne Valley MP Victor Grayson

New investigation into Labour MP disappearance

Huddersfield as hot as the Med on warmest day of year

Children cool down in the fountain in Greenhead Park
More good weather on way for August in Huddersfield

Former Huddersfield man Danish Irfan accused of killing wife with claw hammer

Bradford Crown Court
Danish Irfan on trial for murder
Paul Whiteley of West Yorkshire Polices homicide and major enquiry team (HMET) is charged with committing assault at a pub in Fylingthorpe, near Whitby on the east coast,and girlfriend Claire Hughes

Grange Moor detective Paul Whiteley faces sack after drunken North Yorkshire pub attack conviction

Court finds Huddersfield cop guilty of drunken pub attack

Home help and husband guilty of fleecing pensioner out of thousands of pounds

Theresa & Paul Frost at Leeds Crown Court
Mrs Frost, a home help, has been convicted on 12 charges of defrauding an elderly man during a three-year period when she was looking after him in Huddersfield

Murder squad policeman accused of attack on pub customer had been there for seven hours, court told

Paul Whiteley of West Yorkshire Polices homicide and major enquiry team (HMET) is charged with committing assault at a pub in Fylingthorpe, near Whitby on the east coast,and girlfriend Claire Hughes
Paul Whiteley, 50, said he and girlfriend Claire Hughes, 43, had shared two and a half bottles of red wine during the afternoon the Fylingdales Inn, Fylingthorpe, near Whitby, North Yorkshire

BBC radio show on mystery of vanishing Colne Valley MP Victor Grayson

New investigation into Labour MP disappearance

PCSOs numbers decrease in West Yorkshire but above national average

West Yorkshire PCSO figures decline

Bed cuts at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospital review even bigger than first thought

Hospital beds
Hospital chiefs slash another 100 beds from target

Campaigners tug at heart strings in bid to save services at Dewsbury District Hospital

Patients hang 'thank you' messages on hospital entrance sign

Green light for Huddersfield and Halifax hospitals on new NHS safety website

Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
But Dewsbury flagged red as "among the worst" on a range of quality standards

Hairy Bikers Diet Club: Si & Dave's top 10 tips for healthy weight loss this summer

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Howarths People and Safety Management chairman launched new business support group

Prominent business figures from West Yorkshire have joined forces to provide mutual support and back local charities

R3 welcomes proposals to safeguard supplies

Chris Wood, of R3 and Clough Corporate
Chris Wood, of Cleckheaton-based Clough Corporate Solutions,has welcomed proposals to tackle "ransom" charges levied on failed firms

SCALA Consulting crowns Mondelez team winners of the Fresh Connection

A competition to run an imaginary manufacturing firm has been won by a Dutch based firm
Bradford Crown Court

Former Huddersfield man Danish Irfan accused of killing wife with claw hammer

Danish Irfan on trial for murder

Huddersfield teenagers with Type 1 diabetes not supported at school, study claims

Huddersfield University study says pupils not given right support from teachers

Hollybank Trust celebrates first birthday of Little Pips

A group for parents and carers of pre-school children with disabilities and complex needs has marked its first anniversary

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  • NEWS: A charity fun day will take place to raise moeny for a thrombosis charity on August 17.

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  • SPORT: A Netherthong gymnast is enjoying the sun at Glasgow's Commonwealth Games.

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  • WEATHER: It looks like more good weather is in store for Huddersfield over the next few days-hooray!

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  • NEWS: Councillor Cahal Burke has just tweeted that the beleagured Salendine Nook Swimming Pool should at last open at the end of July.

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  • NEWS: Kirklees Council has released its list of upcoming meetings in the area which will be held at Huddersfield town hall. The licensing panel will meet on July 28 at 10am, whilst cabinet will meet on July 29 at 3pm.

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  • NEWS: A former Huddersfield man, Danish Irfan, has been accused of killing wife with claw hammer.

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  • NEWS: Huddersfield teenagers with Type 1 diabetes are not supported at school, a University of Huddersfield study has claimed.

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