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Bank of Mum and Dad pays out £2.3bn in Yorkshire

Look after the pennies and the pounds will take care of themselves
The Equity Release Council says one in six of Yorkshire's over 55s are helping fund their adult offspring and grandchildren

Brighouse woman Jane Speller to hold fundraising night for a non-animal medical research charity Dr Hadwen Trust

The buffet and quiz night will be held next month in aid of the Dr Hadwen Trust

Search is underway for Huddersfield's Pet Idol

Do you own the cutest pet in our circulation area

Save Butterley Spillway Group contines battle to save Victorian stucture from tonnes of concrete

Butterley Reservoir Spillway, Marsden.
Planning inquiry goes on after Kirklees Council drops its objections

Special service held in Huddersfield to welcome the new Bishop of Huddersfield, the Rt Revd Dr Jonathan Gibbs

The civic service took place at Huddersfield Parish Church over the weekend

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  • TRAVEL: A58 Bolton Brow busy but moving around A6026 Wakefield Road traffic lights.

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  • EVENT: Tolson Museum in Huddersfield is giving the public the chance to find out more about its collections from the people who look after them with a trio of ‘Meet the Curator’ sessions.

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  • NEWS: We all know that potholes are a perennial issue, but have you thought about the affect they could have on diasbled people?

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  • THEATRE: Looking for something to brighten up the dark nights this month?

    Marriage of Figaro by Opera North

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  • WEATHER: Just when you thought the bad weather was over, it's been announced that more sleet could be on the way this week.

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  • NEWS: Do you operate your own bank of mum and dad?

    Look after the pennies and the pounds will take care of themselves
    Look after the pennies and the pounds will take care of themselves

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  • COMMENT: Have you taken up the Dry January challenge?

    January 31 marks the end of my alcohol-free month
    January 31 marks the end of my alcohol-free month

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  • NEWS: Do you think street names could affect house prices?

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  • EVENT: Are you confused over who you should vote for in the elections this May?

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Real life CSI: Behind the scenes look at fascinating world of West Yorkshire Police’s Scientific Support Department

Property of the Week is Fleminghouse Lane in Waterloo - Take a look inside

Nostagia: It's back to January 1985 for this week's All Our Yesterdays - Are you pictured?

Have a look inside this week's pick of the properties: Moor House in Farnley Tyas

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What did Kirklees' MPs get up to in Parliament during 2014? Find out here

Take a look around Ian and Linda Wiggins' home on Hollybank Road in Upper Cumberworth - It's our Property of the Week

Will you be taking the Dry January challenge?

Dry January: could you give up booze for one month?

Worst weather of the winter heading Huddersfield's way on Wednesday

Watch the forecast hour by hour says Huddersfield weather expert Paul Stevens

Turbo Precision Components ordered to take down 'illegal' banner advertising new jobs

Firm slams Kirklees Council for failing to support growing businesses

What's in a name? Huddersfield roads ending in Way or Lane could have higher house prices, research finds

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You could be on your Way to a bigger sale price depending on your road name

62-year-old Almondbury drugs mule Penderel Evans jailed for £240,000 drugs offences

Caught red-handed bringing drugs back into West Yorkshire from Liverpool

Mark Nash double murder trial due to resume on Monday

Most of Friday's hearing taken up with legal arguments

Real life CSI: Behind the scenes look at fascinating world of West Yorkshire Police’s Scientific Support Department

West Yorkshire Police has biggest centre outside London

Turbo Precision Components ordered to take down 'illegal' banner advertising new jobs

Firm slams Kirklees Council for failing to support growing businesses

Thousands of Huddersfield children living in fuel poverty

Many have trouble sleeping because bedrooms are too cold

Former Huddersfield refugees appeal to Prime Minister to overturn ban on parents attending daughter's funeral

Zimbabwean relatives barred from attending child's funeral by Home Office

Thousands of Huddersfield children living in fuel poverty

Many have trouble sleeping because bedrooms are too cold

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary completes refurb of first hospital operating theatre

One down five to go as modernisation project continues

TB rates in Kirklees second worst in Yorkshire as health chief says it "should be consigned to history"

Tuberculosis bacteria
Public Health England announces £11.5m fund to tackle the disease

Turbo Precision Components ordered to take down 'illegal' banner advertising new jobs

Firm slams Kirklees Council for failing to support growing businesses

Jermyn Consulting moves to Huddersfield

Business continuity specialist Jermyn Consulting has moved from the Midlands to Huddersfield's Media Centre

Enterprise Print signs for Town

Honley-based Enterprise Print has become the latest business to sign up as a partner with Huddersfield Town

Obituary: Huddersfield teacher and golfer Seamus McMahon

Man spent 27 years as school's deputy head

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils
School transport talks for Kirklees councillors while Calderdale will discuss webcasting council meetings

They'll be tying the knot before they go to university!

Young actors Tom Cousins and Tamsin Kendall make their final appearance in Holmfirth panto - before heading to university.
 

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Worst weather of the winter heading Huddersfield's way on Wednesday

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What's in a name? Huddersfield roads ending in Way or Lane could have higher house prices, research finds

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