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Scaffolding being erected around the former Coop building on New St, Huddersfield.

Backing to merge Kirklees Council's building control service with Bradford

Building control could be run as one service between two West Yorkshire councils

Man in court over glass attack on dancer Chloe Knapton

Andrew Shires was in the dock at Leeds Crown Court charged with causing grievous bodily harm with intent

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Scaffolding being erected around the former Coop building on New St, Huddersfield.

Backing to merge Kirklees Council's building control service with Bradford

Building control could be run as one service between two West Yorkshire councils

Man in court over glass attack on dancer Chloe Knapton

Andrew Shires was in the dock at Leeds Crown Court charged with causing grievous bodily harm with intent

General Election 2015 guide — all you need to know

Our guide to voting, the count, constituencies and how a prime minister is elected

Woman's lucky escape as car overturns in Ainley Top crash

Driver taken to hospital after crash in Brighouse Road this afternoon

Mirfield family with two autistic boys launch new support group for Kirklees parents

Families have revealed anguished stories about chldren suffering from autism and the apparent lack of help. Health reporter NICK LAVIGUEUR looks at the work of a new support group

The severed ear found in King Street, Huddersfield

Man who lost part of his ear in street attack in Huddersfield has been found - warning graphic content

Detectives renewed their appeal for the ear-attack 'victim' to make himself known to police

Craig Whittaker, left shared a joke comparing Labour to Jimmy Savile

Calder Valley MP Craig Whittaker criticised for sharing joke comparing Labour to Jimmy Savile

The Tory MP led a Commons group for foster children but the joke made in the Daily Mail was shared on his account

Police issued CCTV of men they would like to speak to regarding a street attack on April 9 , 2015 in Huddersfield's John William Street.

Do you recognise these three men captured in CCTV in Huddersfield? Police are appealing to trace the men following an assault

Police are appealing to trace the men following an assault last month on John William Street

A general view of the damage caused when a balcony collapsed at the Casa Hotel and Restaurant in Brighouse

New trial date set over Brighouse hotel balcony collapse

Court to hear further evidence over incident

Man suffered broken jaw after he is punched by dog walker in Deighton

Police are appealing for witnesses to trace the suspect who has distinctive scars to his face

Huddersfield Giants forward Craig Huby shaves beard off to help the family of the late Danny Jones

Beard goes in a bid to help the Just Giving Fund

Police still seeking man who lost part of his ear in Huddersfield street attack - warning graphic content

Detectives renewed their appeal for the 'victim' to make himself known as two men are bailed

Yorkshire Building Society hits £6m charity mark

Kirkwood Hospice and The Hub at Denby Dale are among those benefit from Yorkshire Building Society's charitable foundation

Activities and projects a plenty for young people thanks to newly re-launched Marsden Youth Club

Marsden gets new group

Bluebells flourish in Huddersfield woods

The Bluebell is under threat

Planning starts for 2016 Tour de Yorkshire

Organisers delighted with 1.5m turnout for big race

Engineers fix rail problems in Standedge Tunnel

Rail services back to normal after day of disruption

Huddersfield man and woman arrested on suspicion of Joe McCafferty murder - 18 years after arson attack in Marsh

Police had appealed for information two days ago to mark 18 years since seven-year-old Joe McCafferty died

Love a duck! Matchmaker Wendy Crowther delivers mate for Dewsbury's solo Mandarin duck

Mate flies in to find she has THREE suitors!

Honley soldier James Cairns training, left, and in Afghanistan

Blade runner! Honley soldier James Cairns, who lost a leg after being shot in Afghanistan, wants to be a running star

Ex-squaddie hopes to devote life to raising money for ex-servicemen's charities

Videos & Photos

Man in court over glass attack on dancer Chloe Knapton

The severed ear found in King Street, Huddersfield

Man who lost part of his ear in street attack in Huddersfield has been found - warning graphic content

Police issued CCTV of men they would like to speak to regarding a street attack on April 9 , 2015 in Huddersfield's John William Street.

Do you recognise these three men captured in CCTV in Huddersfield? Police are appealing to trace the men following an assault

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