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Dalton toddler mauled by grandparents' dog

Police seize Staffie type dog after 14-month-old Jensen suffers fractured jaw and serious wounds following attack in grandmother's garden

Hundreds of attacks on Huddersfield and Calderdale hospital workers revealed

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
Rise in serious assaults despite overall drop in incidents

Yorkshire Sculpture Park and Cannon Hall Farm vie for top attraction title

Public urged to back Yorkshire attractions

Huddersfield cycle tribute to injured campaigner John Radford one year on from serious accident

Emma Boyes and her injured dad John Radford, now in a rehab centre in York
Injured Huddersfield cyclist now in rehab unit

Principle Group embarks on £3m-plus project to redevelop former Huddersfield Remploy building

Remploy site at Waterloo in Huddersfield.
The former Remploy factory is being redeveloped under a job-creating scheme by brand specialist Principle Group

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Travellers' vehicles on Salendine Nook High School playing fields.

Travellers set up camp on Salendine Nook school fields

They moved on to sports fields at the front of Salendine Nook High School Academy this morning

Golcar man Chris Chambers loses cancer battle

Chris Chambers (left) who is terminally ill with his friend Chris Karolczuk (right).
Tributes pour in for Huddersfield man

Huddersfield town centre bar Varsity to re-open in September renamed as The Picture House

Councillors on Kirklees Council’s Licensing Panel agreed it could open from 8am and serve alcohol until 3.30am and closing at 4am on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays
Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Hundreds of attacks on Huddersfield and Calderdale hospital workers revealed

Rise in serious assaults despite overall drop in incidents

Youth in hospital after Huddersfield street attack

Police in Huddersfield town centre
Police appeal for witnesses after Fartown assault

Calderdale pledges to get even tougher with litter louts

Heavy fines for people who fail to clean up in Calderdale

Remploy site at Waterloo in Huddersfield.

Principle Group embarks on £3m-plus project to redevelop former Huddersfield Remploy building

The former Remploy factory is being redeveloped under a job-creating scheme by brand specialist Principle Group

Robert Sutcliffe: New book by Dan Davies reveals the true malevolence of Jimmy Savile

Jimmy Savile
The man who groomed Britain laid bare

Kirklees councillors to rule on Holme Valley housing plans

Kirklees Council
Meltham, Netherthong and Honley housing plans to be decided by planning committee

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

It's officially holiday season! Get your beach body on with our 10 tips to getting in shape, plus, take advantage of a 7-day FREE trial of the Hairy Bikers Diet club now...

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

Frenchman's birthday gift to his girlfriend - a surprise trip to watch Catalan play Huddersfield Giants

Many friendships are formed across the Channel thanks to the Catalan/Giants matches over the years

University of Huddersfield staff and students get hands dirty for good cause

University of Huddersfield Students' Union staff and sabbatical officers volunteered to paint and redecorate Penistone Scout Hut
The group of 21 lived up to the scouting honour when they redecorated and restored Penistone's scout hut

Celebrating a Bronte birthday

Celebrate Emily Bronte's birthday this weekend at Haworth
Emily Bronte would have been celebrating her birthday on July 30, so the Bronte Society is hosting events to mark the occasion

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Chris Chambers (left) who is terminally ill with his friend Chris Karolczuk (right).

Golcar man Chris Chambers loses cancer battle

Huddersfield town centre bar Varsity to re-open in September renamed as The Picture House

Yorkshire Sculpture Park and Cannon Hall Farm vie for top attraction title

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