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Bridie Larkin, of Almondbury, pictured in her award-winning garden with judge Stephen Dyson

Praise for Kirklees tenants in gardens competition

Tenants show off their green fingers

Driving instructor Michael Pawsey demands action after reporting fly-tipping at Milnsbridge while on a lesson

Fly tipping on George Street, Milnsbridge, Huddersfield
Two men seen dumping rubbish from back of a van - but so far no action says furious instructor

Should trees hiding one of the world's largest ceramic murals on Huddersfield's Queensgate Market be chopped down?

Trees obscuring artwork on the side of Queensgate Market, Huddersfield
Huddersfield Civic Society says artwork should be shown off in all its glory

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Bridie Larkin, of Almondbury, pictured in her award-winning garden with judge Stephen Dyson

Praise for Kirklees tenants in gardens competition

Tenants show off their green fingers

Fly tipping on George Street, Milnsbridge, Huddersfield

Driving instructor Michael Pawsey demands action after reporting fly-tipping at Milnsbridge while on a lesson

Two men seen dumping rubbish from back of a van - but so far no action says furious instructor

Trees obscuring artwork on the side of Queensgate Market, Huddersfield

Should trees hiding one of the world's largest ceramic murals on Huddersfield's Queensgate Market be chopped down?

Huddersfield Civic Society says artwork should be shown off in all its glory

Artist Nigel Cooke in his studio at Rockwood Garden Centre, Grange Moor.

The most in-demand artist you've never heard of: Nigel Cooke opens gallery in Grange Moor - see his work here

Nigel Cooke has sold £3 million-worth of artwork in just four years

We are not a-moo-sed. A cow

Silly moo! Cow stuck in tunnel under Saddleworth Road, Greetland, rescued by firefighters

Lost bovine trapped in drainage tunnel had to be sedated and towed out

Crash at Chickenley Lane and Wakefield Road junction, Chickenley

Pair injured in horror smash on Chickenley Lane, Dewsbury

Woman trapped following crash with motorist at junction with Wakefield Road

Fiona Banner exhibition 'WpWpWp' at Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Bretton

Artist Fiona Banner's Chinook installation could put fans in a spin at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

The work features two pairs of disembodied giant copter blades hung from the ceiling, which rotate in opposition to one another at various speeds and overlap

cash, money

After Netherthong planning dispute - should councillors make a stand knowing it may cost Kirklees Council thousands?

Planning chair's casting vote saves Kirklees cash - but split saw abstentions over application - vote here with your view

Stephen Rouell, using a walking stick, leaves Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Falklands war hero Stephen Rouell stalked ex due to post-traumatic stress disorder, court hears

Kirklees magistrates heard that the Falklands survivor's disorder was partly to blame for his attachment to her

Leeds Crown Court

Fartown's Kyle Baptiste jailed for attack on girlfriend's mum that left her in plaster

Kyle Baptiste was already under a suspended jail term for other offences when his temper erupted on June 8

Skateboard jewellery

Skelmanthorpe couple transform broken skateboards into beautiful jewellery

Work in tribute of crash victim

Kathy Augustine's stall for Pulmonary Fibrosis at Huddersfield Open Market Brook Street

Idiopathic Pulmonary fibrosis: those affected by incurable lung condition speak out

Families affected by lung disease speak out to raise awareness

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Slaithwaite's Jamie Spencer stole to fund secret gambling addiction, court hears

Spencer pocketed £400 he was meant to use to provide a controller for underfloor heating

Michael Sierotko

'YouTube gunmaker' Michael Sierotko jailed for 9 years after weapon was used in Holmfirth shooting

Nine years in jail for man who made home-made gun

Things we get to share with Scotland

20 things we get to keep thanks to Scotland turning down independence

Scotland voted 'no' to independence - let's celebrate the union by remembering what we can still share with our northern neighbour

Yorkshire flag

What will change for Yorkshire after Scotland referendum vote?

“Those at Westminster have to listen to the arguments and will have to devolve more power. It will be a question of the MPs being like turkeys and voting for Christmas; things have to change” says expert

Helen Morgan, Head Teacher, Hipperholme & Lightcliffe High School.

Positive outlook and teamwork driving improvements at Hipperholme and Lightcliffe

School in special measures awaits new Ofsted report

Polly Fletcher trapped this monster under a glass updated

Five ways to get rid of spiders in your home - plus check out some of Huddersfield's giants!

If you're freaking out about spiders at home, here's five ways to set them free outdoors

Premier League footballer Delroy Facey who has appeared in court after being charged over an alleged match-fixing conspiracy updated

Former Huddersfield Town player Delroy Facey in court over match-fixing allegations

Case is adjourned to October

Police at accident scene on Gledholt Road, Gledholt, Huddersfield

Woman badly hurt in hit-and-run near Greenhead Park on Friday morning

She was taken to hospital with serious facial injuries after the incident this morning in Gledholt

Videos & Photos

Fly tipping on George Street, Milnsbridge, Huddersfield

Driving instructor Michael Pawsey demands action after reporting fly-tipping at Milnsbridge while on a lesson

Trees obscuring artwork on the side of Queensgate Market, Huddersfield

Should trees hiding one of the world's largest ceramic murals on Huddersfield's Queensgate Market be chopped down?

Artist Nigel Cooke in his studio at Rockwood Garden Centre, Grange Moor.

The most in-demand artist you've never heard of: Nigel Cooke opens gallery in Grange Moor - see his work here

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