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Council election

Kirklees Council has confirmed that a complaint of electoral fraud has been reported to West Yorkshire Police as voters go to the polls today

Water supplies

Water supplies have been restored to 18 properties at Sigott Street, Longwood, reports Yorkshire Water.

Town centre roadworks

Gas maains replacement work at Kirkgate in Hudersfield has been extended until Monday May 9, Metro has announced - meaning buses using the route will continue to be diverted

Knife find

Police have appealed for people to contact the police to dispose of knives safely after a large knife was discovered discarded in woodland at Paddock


If you use Halifax train station you might be able to help police trace this man.


Bad news if you were planning to drive to the Yorkshire coast...the A64 is closed just beyond York.


If you live in Longwood there appears to be a problem with the water supply. Details below.


West Yorkshire Police have a new horse and they are asking their Twitter followers to help name it. He looks like a cheeky mare!

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