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Kirklees Council puts down boulders to keep travellers off Lindley Moor fields after Jake Mangel-Wurzel refuses them entry

Eight tons of rocks blocks Heatherleigh playing fields

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Kirklees Council puts down boulders to keep travellers off Lindley Moor fields after Jake Mangel-Wurzel refuses them entry

Eight tons of rocks blocks Heatherleigh playing fields

Yorkshire Day 2014: Three words to describe Yorkshire - we want to know yours!

It's the one day a year we can officially brag about how great our county is

How much science do you remember? Take our quiz to find out

Can you pass GSCE Science? Try our quiz - and check out 15 important scientific discoveries

How well do you know your biology, chemistry and physics?

Hammer killer Danish Irfan. updated

Former Huddersfield takeaway worker guilty of murdering wife with claw hammer

Danish Irfan, 22, who used to live in Great Northern Street, had already admitted the manslaughter of Ridda Zanab at their Bradford home last November, but it took a jury just two hours to find him guilty of murder following a trial at Bradford Crown Court

UKIP byelection candidate Greg Broome in Golcar. updated

Colne Valley UKIP chairman Greg Broome must resign after conviction for wife assault or will face no confidence vote says branch treasurer

Branch treasurer Melanie Roberts has advised Broome to resign or face a vote of no confidence when the branch next meets on Tuesday

Huddersfield couple scoop lettuce award at Tatton Park flower show

Andrew and Kate Mallinson beat the slugs to win awards

Royal Mail

Royal Mail changes delivery schedules in Scissett - less bags more trolleys mean post will arrive later

Postal deliveries in Scissett have been changed as part of a modernisation programme by Royal Mail

Watch: Huddersfield turned into Russia for sci-fi monster thriller Scintilla

Secret parts of the town have been captured in a new 18-rated sci-fi thriller, which is set for release next month having been filmed in Huddersfield

Brighouse folk singer Roger Davies sings praises of fallen servicemen and women with launch of charity single 'Wear Your Poppy With Pride'

A Brighouse folk singer is to sing the praises of fallen servicemen and women thanks to the launch of a charity single

Huddersfield University prize for Elland mum Lindsey Emerton

Student's vital research in Huddersfield into childhood safety

Do you know Huddersfield men police want to speak to after brawl outside Bradford nightclub?

Five people were injured in Sackville Street, near Club C’s, in the early hours of Monday May 26 - see images of men police would like to speak to

Jensen, the 14-month-old, attacked by the dog in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, and is currently in hospital with his 'devastated' mother Stephanie Dunk. updated

Dalton dog attack on toddler: Beautiful smile of tot attacked by pet

Incident occurred on Saturday afternoon

Jonathan Pardon whose body was found after going missing after going swimming in a rural reservoir

Huddersfield man Jonathan Pardon's death prompts heatwave 'no reservoir swimming' warning from Yorkshire Water

New plea over water safety as heatwave continues

Roy Stobbs, of The Hollow in Meltham.

Meltham man Roy Stobbs on trial accused of 25 charges of making indecent images of children

The court heard that forensic experts recovered the images after attempts had been made to delete them from both computers, the first of which Stobbs maintains he got second hand

UKIP byelection candidate Greg Broome in Golcar.

Colne Valley UKIP chairman Greg Broome may resign after being found guilty of assault on wife

Greg Broome injured estranged wife's face during argument in bathroom

Wedding of David Barker and Daphne Thorpe after 42-year engagement - Huddersfield Town Hall.

Here comes the bride ... 42 years after getting engaged!

Bride Daphne, 82, told groom David, 'I'm not wearing white - four decades after proposal'

Doreen Maude - Obituary

Obituary: Doreen Maude, awarded MBE for her work for Ministry of Defence

Obituary for Doreen Maude

British Geological Survey map into areas where there is potential for shale gas. Yellow shows areas that are licensed while blue areas with lines through highlight areas surveyed that could be used for fracking.

Could Kirklees be in the fracking firing line?

Map shows part of Kirklees as 'prospective area' for extraction of oil and gas from fracking

The new Rastrick Fire Station taking shape on Clough Road, Rastrick.

Foundations laid for new fire station at Rastrick to replace Elland and Brighouse stations

Work began in May and will be completed in April 2015

Hagg Wood shooting: Moneylender blasted in chest with gun made using instructions from YouTube, court told

Convicted drug dealer Neil Hazelwood was shot in the chest at Hagg Wood, Holmfirth, with the ‘home-made lethal weapon’ after refusing to give his captors £100,000 or two kg of cocaine, Manchester Crown Court heard

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Kirklees Council puts down boulders to keep travellers off Lindley Moor fields after Jake Mangel-Wurzel refuses them entry

How much science do you remember? Take our quiz to find out

Can you pass GSCE Science? Try our quiz - and check out 15 important scientific discoveries

Huddersfield couple scoop lettuce award at Tatton Park flower show

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