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

Hospital chiefs slash another 100 beds from target

Kirklees crime falls overall with 1,799 fewer crimes recorded - a drop of 7% in a year

Police crime scene
But sexual offences have risen with 66 more victims in the last 12 months than in 2012/2013

Fire crews back at work after eight days of strike action in West Yorkshire

Strike action
Fire chiefs relieved after brigade industrial action

Granny, 80, suffering from cancer was burgled by grandson three times

Leeds Crown Court
Leeds Crown Court heard yesterday David Holland had been told by his victim not to call at her home anymore and she had written him a letter saying she did not want any more to do with him

Matthew Stansfield in court after smashing a takeaway window and fighting with his friend over a 'stolen' burger

The incident happened at the Chicken Hut in Cross Church Street after Stansfield complained that his fast food had been taken
Strike action

Fire crews back at work after eight days of strike action in West Yorkshire

Fire chiefs relieved after brigade industrial action

Granny, 80, suffering from cancer was burgled by grandson three times

Leeds Crown Court
Leeds Crown Court heard yesterday David Holland had been told by his victim not to call at her home anymore and she had written him a letter saying she did not want any more to do with him

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

Hospital beds
Hospital chiefs slash another 100 beds from target
Police crime scene

Kirklees crime falls overall with 1,799 fewer crimes recorded - a drop of 7% in a year

But sexual offences have risen with 66 more victims in the last 12 months than in 2012/2013

Elland murder investigation: Huddersfield man due in court charged with murder of Daniel Campbell

Daniel Shane Campbell who lost his life on Friday night. His body was found in Elizabeth Street, Elland. He died from multiple stab wounds.
The body of Mr Campbell, 38, was found at an address on Elizabeth Street on Friday evening

Elland murder investigation: Neighbours pay tribute to Daniel Campbell

Daniel Shane Campbell who lost his life on Friday night. His body was found in Elizabeth Street, Elland. He died from multiple stab wounds.
A forty-five year old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder
Hospital beds

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

Hospital chiefs slash another 100 beds from target

Kirklees councillors' plea to government: let us borrow to build affordable homes for our residents

Building Construction
Rare unity among Kirklees councillors who want to reduce 6,794-strong council house waiting list

Dewsbury and District Hospital chiefs acknowledge "more work to do" on reporting patient safety incidents

Dewsbury District Hospital
Hospital rated "among the worst" by NHS website

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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Wilkinson Woodward & Norcliffe appoints new director

Commercial and property lawyer Laura Kurowski has been appointed a director as part of expansion plan sat at Huddersfield law firm

Kirklees Business News 22/07/14: read the latest edition here

Read the latest edition of Kirklees Business News below

Sanderson Associates makes key appointments

Sanderson Associate's (from left) Tim Conroy, Ashley Armitage, Joanne Burchall, Ian Ellis and Richard Carr
Specialist consultancy Sanderson Associates has boosted its team at Grange Moor with a series of key appointments

YH Training Services champions apprenticeships

A training provider with premises in Huddersfield has secured 111 apprenticeship opportunities for young people across the region

Holme Valley News finds sweet way to success

A newsagent business has teamed up with a prestigious confectionery firm to offer customers high-class treats

Business Profile: Shannon Martin of Evelyn Taylor Bridal

After 10 years working in womenswear retailing, Golcar woman Shannon Martin has set up her own bridalwear business

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Man, 28, seriously injured after being stabbed in Dalton street brawl on Sunday

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Fire at Land Rover Centre in Lockwood causes more than £100,000 of damage

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