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The delay in consultation, which was due this autumn, was announced late last week

Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS campaigners accuse health chiefs of denying them their say

Clinical commissioners say they are "fully committed" to public consultation

Road safety charity Brake calls for compulsory regular eyesight testing for drivers

Bad eyesight is causing 2,900 road casualties a year, it is claimed
Bad eyesight causing 2,900 road casualties a year, it is claimed

Lindley man Andrew Whiston died at employer's luxury house from cocaine and alcohol cocktail following Christmas party

Coroner's Office
Andrew Whiston died from 'potentially fatal' dose of cocaine exacerbated by heavy drinking

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The delay in consultation, which was due this autumn, was announced late last week

Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS campaigners accuse health chiefs of denying them their say

Clinical commissioners say they are "fully committed" to public consultation

Bad eyesight is causing 2,900 road casualties a year, it is claimed

Road safety charity Brake calls for compulsory regular eyesight testing for drivers

Bad eyesight causing 2,900 road casualties a year, it is claimed

Coroner's Office

Lindley man Andrew Whiston died at employer's luxury house from cocaine and alcohol cocktail following Christmas party

Andrew Whiston died from 'potentially fatal' dose of cocaine exacerbated by heavy drinking

Unison urges police staff members to reject a 1% pay offer

Unison staff involved include including 999 call takers and Police Community Support Officers

Mamas & Papas

Up to 90 jobs to go at Huddersfield-based Mamas & Papas

Nursery products firm also seeks rent cut deal to combat tough trading conditions

Fire engine

Woman escapes Hillhouse flat fire

The cause of the blaze is believed to have been a pan of food on the hob which burst into flames

Saqib Bhatti flees Kirklees Magistrates' Court seconds before being sentenced to custody for shop thefts

A warrant has now been issued for the Heckmondwike man, who was jailed for 16 weeks

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Three women in court after using pushchair to steal from Dewsbury store

Romanians Amgelina Bilea, Georgeta Ciurar and Aurelia Lapusan admitted stealing from Quality Save

Sgt Catherine Cawood (Sarah Lancashire)

Gritty BBC crime drama Happy Valley set for second series

BBC commissions return for Sarah Lancashire drama filmed in Huddersfield and Calderdale

Warwick Davis and Sam get shown around The Maize Maze in Cawthorne

Harry Potter and Life's Too Short star Warwick Davis is a-mazed at Maize Maze

Warwick loves giant crops at Cawthorne

Oliver Atkins ordered to pay compensation to a police officer after kicking him while drunk

Atkins, of Brighouse, admitted the offence after being ejected from Lloyds Bar in Huddersfield town centre

Field Lane estate, Rastrick.

Five boys accused of girls rape in Rastrick appear at Calderdale Youth Court

The case has been sent to Bradford Crown Court next month

Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Yorkshire Air ambulance called to motorcyclist in Bradley

Biker hurt but taken by land ambulance to HRI

Leeds Crown Court

Lockwood man Ryan Turpin who breached restraining order given a community order for the second time this year

Ryan Turpin was sentenced to a two year community order

Stephen and Karen Bottomley with their son Sam

Mirfield youngster Sam Bottomley set for life-saving surgery to help him walk again

Family's epic fundraising effort raises £50,000 for operation

Travellers reappear at playing fields in Salendine Nook

More than eight caravans are illegally parked on land off New Hey Road

Firefighters tackle Ravensthorpe mill blaze

Investigation underway after charity clothes and rags go up in flames

Woman tied up and robbed in her Denby Dale home

Police appeal after raids on neighbouring homes in Denby Dale

Youngsters drinking alcohol

Police clampdown on sale of alcohol to under age drinkers in Huddersfield

Police Licensing officers checked seven premises in Huddersfield and three failed by selling booze to teenage girls

Police appeal over man Abubaker Rawat who went missing from Dewsbury Distrct Hospital

Detectives appeal over missing patient Akubaker Rawat

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Sgt Catherine Cawood (Sarah Lancashire)

Gritty BBC crime drama Happy Valley set for second series

WATCH: Iraqi doctor settled in Huddersfield speaks of fears for lives of his wife and young children over immigration red tape

Manchester United fan Darren Haigh, wife Lindsay and son Sam, two, meet club mascot Fred the Red

Crosland Moor couple brush shoulders with Man Utd stars at Old Trafford VIP weekend

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