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People trafficker Mohammed Rafiq to be sentenced

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Number of hospital beds could be reduced by 70 per cent

Hands Off HRI: Number of beds at Huddersfield hospital could be reduced from 400 to 120

Under hospital shake-up proposal, newly built HRI will have 70% LESS  bed capacity of current hospital

Reilly stabbed a Poundland employee with a hypodermic needle when she confronted him about stealing a Toblerone

Poundland shopworker stabbed with syringe over theft of a Toblerone in Huddersfield

David Paul Reilly jailed for 30months after Poundland attack

Dr Manohar Singh found guilty of making inappropriate remark to five-year-old boy

GMC tribunal finds Birkby GP guilty of misconduct including offering £10,000 to 'resolve' problem

Newsome man James Dollive jailed after being given last chance by judge

He committed crimes days after being handed suspended sentence

Teenage biker Khevin Ngibi attacked pensioners in Dewsbury church while still wearing his helmet

The bizarre attack at Our Lady and St Paulinus Church in Dewsbury started in a row over seating

Mean-spirited thieves steal DVDs and toys from Dewsbury children's A&E

Pushchairs and donated toys snatched in series of thefts

Almondbury pub could finally be demolished to make way for supermarket

Development could see the Rose and Crown knocked down

Calderdale magistrates and county courts to shut to help save taxpayers £27 million

Courts will shut by the end of the year with cases transferred to Bradford

Giants boss Ken Davy says all options for HRI should be considered

Hands Off HRI: Huddersfield Giants owner Ken Davy urges health chiefs to consider all options

He calls for A&E plans to be decided on business grounds

Police, stock

Attack on woman prompts Meltham man hunt

Police looking for man in his 50s after Mean Lane incident

Would-be robber Michael Farrer jailed after syringe threat at coffee shop

Second time Elland man had used a syringe in a crime

Kirklees Council to take action over blackspot Bellstring Lane/Liley Lane

Highways officers to investigate spate of crashes and put in extra warning signs

Crew shortages cause rail delays with service through Huddersfield badly hit

1.9m service disruptions logged last year

Unions raise fears as 500 Kirklees Council staff to move out of public sector

Building Services team to join Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing

Man attacked in attempted knifepoint robbery in Dalton

One of them was armed with a knife

It looks like Spring - but another wintry blast on way for Huddersfield

Frost and snow likely over next few days

Watch as blue-light trained driver Steve Bateman writes off van in Bellstring Lane/Liley Lane

Former paramedic tells how easy it is for experienced drivers to lose it on notorious country lane

Second temporary bridge to be installed in Elland

It will carry utilities over the canal after historic bridge was wrecked by floods

WATCH: A jockey's eye view from the saddle aboard Huddersfield Town's new racehorse

Experience what it's like to ride a thoroughbred racehorse on the gallops — and suggest a name for Town's new steed

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Number of hospital beds could be reduced by 70 per cent

Hands Off HRI: Number of beds at Huddersfield hospital could be reduced from 400 to 120

Mean-spirited thieves steal DVDs and toys from Dewsbury children's A&E

Giants boss Ken Davy says all options for HRI should be considered

Hands Off HRI: Huddersfield Giants owner Ken Davy urges health chiefs to consider all options

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