Business

Pies and pints will contribute to Town's balance sheet

Huddersfield Town get percentage of food and drink sales at John Smith's Stadium

Now with French hospitality giant Sodexo Prestige having taken over the catering contract, Town chairman Dean Hoyle has negotiated a share of the pie

Businesses must make sure they backup their data, says Michael Branford, of Crest IT

Following on from last month’s look at IT security, this month’s focus in on data backups

Which local nominee should be crowned a 2015 Digital Hero? You decide

Meet the two locals who are making a real difference in their community and find out how you can support them

Businesses must make sure they backup their data, says Michael Branford, of Crest IT

Following on from last month’s look at IT security, this month’s focus in on data backups

Employers must heed the "band of reasonable responses" when considering dismissing an employeer, says Daniel Krigers, of Chadwick Lawrence

Daniel J Krigers, employment law solicitor, Chadwick Lawrence
Empahsis on Employment Tribunal issues

Rogue landlords face a clampdown, says Martin Thompson, of Armitage Sykes

Martin Thompson of Armitage Sykes
Measures to tackle rogue landlords and improve the private rented sector will pay careful attention

Business Profile: Martin Haigh, of Lattitude7

There's never a dull moment for Lattitude 7 founder Martin Haigh

Business Profile: James Boothroyd, of Media29 (Creative) Ltd

James Boorthroyd sampled life as a paperboy, a lifeguard and a barman before launching his own business, Media29 (Creative) Ltd

It pays to check what tax relief is available when investing in plant and machinery, says Colin Barratt, of Wheawill & Sudworth

Colin Barratt
The amount of tax relief it will receive is a key consideration for a business

Commercial Property

Park Valley House attracts two occupiers

Holmfirth Dyers and Momentum Sales Solutions are taking space at former mill offices Park Valley House in Lockwood

RICS sees rise in demand for commercial property

Graeme Haigh, of Bramleys, says interest in commercial property has risen, but good quality units are in short supply\nJS*48345955

Mayor of Calderdale opens eco-houses

Brighouse firm Ploughcroft staged an open day for people to view two energy efficient houses at Sowerby Bridge

Stafflex teams up with Town

Recruitment firm Stafflex and Huddersfield Town have launched a new initiative to Get Kirklees Working

Business Profile: Andy Gledhill and Antony Leech, of Project Sport

Former Greenhead College students Andy Gledhill and Antony Leech are keeping local kids active at Project Sport

Holme Valley chef Tim Bilton faces second cancer battle

Tim and Adele Bilton of the Spiced Pear, Sheffield Road, Hepworth.
Spiced Pear to focus on tearoom as TV chef faces surgery for second time after initially recovering from eye cancer

Journalists

Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent