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Kirklees Magistrates Court in Huddersfield.

Driver Mohammad Jahngir who led police on a 90mph chase through Huddersfield is jailed for 26 weeks

Mohammad Jahngir ignored red lights and crashed the car - fleeing the moving vehicle with passngers still inside

Communities rally round to save Kirklees libraries from closure

Meeting in Golcar on Monday for villagers interested in saving the library

Huddersfield man who fathered three children with own daughter has sentence doubled after appeal

Prison bars crime jail
Perverted father gets longer jail term over sex with daughter

Communities rally round to save Kirklees libraries from closure

Meeting in Golcar on Monday for villagers interested in saving the library

Calderdale pledges to get even tougher with litter louts

Heavy fines for people who fail to clean up in Calderdale

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Sir Patrick Stewart at the official opening of the Huddersfield University branch of Santander

Sir Patrick Stewart opens Santander branch at Huddersfield University to mark new partnership

Huddersfield University and Santander partnership will fund international scholarships

Mother of Dewsbury tot Summer Rogers-Ratcliffe was probably to blame for her death, judge rules

Summer Mai Rogers-Ratcliffe
Ban lifted on publishing damning verdict of court hearing into the death of child

76-year-old robbed for her handbag in Lindley

Police are appealing for information
Police are investigating reports of other thefts near the hospital

Calderdale pledges to get even tougher with litter louts

Heavy fines for people who fail to clean up in Calderdale

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

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
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

Communities rally round to save Kirklees libraries from closure

Meeting in Golcar on Monday for villagers interested in saving the library

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

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
Celebrate Emily Bronte's birthday this weekend at Haworth

Celebrating a Bronte birthday

Emily Bronte would have been celebrating her birthday on July 30, so the Bronte Society is hosting events to mark the occasion

Sir Patrick Stewart opens Santander branch at Huddersfield University to mark new partnership

Sir Patrick Stewart at the official opening of the Huddersfield University branch of Santander
Huddersfield University and Santander partnership will fund international scholarships

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

Study says Huddersfield pupils not given right support from teachers

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