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Historic music revived by experts at University of Huddersfield

Bagpipe music from 1797: will it be a hit in 2016?

'Someone up there was looking after me' says mum whose car spun three times and crashed into field on Liley Lane/Bellstring Lane

Kirsty Senior tells of lucky escape on notorious Liley Lane/Bellstring Lane

Man hit in face with iron bar as he confronts burglars in Batley

Police appeal over Batley raid

How's your commute? Report says it's getting SLOWER on Huddersfield's roads

More traffic and more congestion - it's official

Late Huddersfield community worker Kamal Aftab's appeal exceeds 50k target on his birthday

The target for Bloodwise was Kamal's dying legacy

Cat blamed for Bradley Road smash as van knocks over lamppost

Driver swerved to avoid animal and demolished the lamppost

Urgent safety checks on Yorkshire's ambulances after wheel nuts found loose

6,000 wheel nuts replaced on 300 ambulances

People trafficker Mohammed Rafiq to be sentenced

Big inquiry centred on bed firms in Kirklees

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

Videos & Photos

Historic music revived by experts at University of Huddersfield

'Someone up there was looking after me' says mum whose car spun three times and crashed into field on Liley Lane/Bellstring Lane

Man hit in face with iron bar as he confronts burglars in Batley

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