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Fred Daly's winning Open Championship golf ball from 1947 presented to Royal Liverpool Golf Club by Brenda Firth of Huddersfield

Signed and dated memento was in sideboard drawer

Kirklees Councillors hike school dinner cost

School dinners.
School dinners to rise by 5p in January - with further increases in coming years

Hunt for Cleckheaton knifeman after double attack

Police hunt man after two attacks

Rawcliffes schoolwear shop in Huddersfield to close

Administrators at Grant Thornton are set to close the Rawcliffes store in Byram Street before the end of September

Unite members at Yorkshire Ambulance Service set for two more strikes

Strike action
Smaller union announces action a week after large Unison strike shelved
Scores of people are taking the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness, and money, for the ALS Association

Holy ice bucket, Batman! Caped crusader takes the Ice Bucket Challenge in Huddersfield's Greenhead Park

Watch John Longson take the charity challenge - with a surprise ending!

Fred Daly's winning Open Championship golf ball from 1947 presented to Royal Liverpool Golf Club by Brenda Firth of Huddersfield

Signed and dated memento was in sideboard drawer

New TV show for Educating Yorkshire star Mushy P

Special show for stammering student

West Yorkshire Police implements changes to Stop and Search powers for greater transparency

From today, police will record all outcomes on whether there is a connection between the grounds for the search and the outcome

Dr Graham Williams' delight as CSI Huddersfield university student Miranda Blackburn picked as first to work with police

updated
Forensics student Miranda Blackburn chosen for placement with crime scene investigation unit

Brother of missing Moor Murders victim Keith Bennett meets police in bid to re-open case

Keith Bennett
Alan Bennett believes Greater Manchester Police files could spark new clues in hunt for remains

Canadian family take on epic voyage to Castle Hill to discover renowned, long lost relative

Charles Clough was a respected geologist who was brought up in Huddersfield and worked across northern Britain

Canadian family take on epic voyage to Castle Hill to discover renowned, long lost relative

Trena and Ken Hollands and the memorial dial
Charles Clough was a respected geologist who was brought up in Huddersfield and worked across northern Britain

End of the line for indoor bowlers as Kirklees Council removes facility from new sports centre

Twins Barry and Steven Nicholson with Margaret Haigh and Doris Longbottom of the Owls bowling club, pictured outside Huddersfield Town Hall.
Cabinet stick to their guns and remove indoor bowling from £36m sports centre

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary League of Friends celebrate 60 years of service

Group supports patients and families along with fundraising for equipment

From 250 deaths at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital, there are just NINE organ donors - and that is one of the BEST records in Yorkshire

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
NHS appeals for more organ donors at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital

Watchdog airs complaints over patients registering with NHS dentists as Almondbury woman travels to Elland to see her dentist

Almondbury woman, 24, says she has to trek all way to Elland!

Hoyer Petrolog takes on 253 extra trucks

Hoyer Petrolog has strengthened its position in the market for petroleum distribution by acquiring extra vehicles

Knight Frank sees resurgent industrial property market

There was strong take-up of industrial property across West Yorkshire during the first half of 2014, a survey has revealed

Ferno UK to open customer experience centre in Cleckheaton

Ferno (UK) Ltd managing director Jon Ellis (left) explains some of the patient handling equipment made by the firm to Kirklees Mayor Clr Martyn Bolt
A company manufacturing patient transportation equipment is set to unveil a new customer experience centre

New TV show for Educating Yorkshire star Mushy P

Special show for stammering student

'People before buildings' warning as Kirklees Cabinet put £69m cut ideas out to public debate

Kirklees Council
Ideas to help shape 'new-look' Kirklees Council

Ploughcroft launches apprenticeship scheme

A new schemehas been set up to equip apprentrices with roofing skills and energy-efficient construction techniques

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Scores of people are taking the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness, and money, for the ALS Association

Holy ice bucket, Batman! Caped crusader takes the Ice Bucket Challenge in Huddersfield's Greenhead Park

New TV show for Educating Yorkshire star Mushy P

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary League of Friends celebrate 60 years of service

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