West Yorkshire News

Taliban killer of Almondbury bomb disposal expert Capt Lisa Head 'released in secret government deal', former soldier claims

War hero who served at secretive prison makes revelation in new book

David Walker puts on best poker face for Grosvenor Casino's David v Goliath showdown

Poker player David Walker of Golcar who has won a place in Europe's biggest poker tournament.
Novice player in finals of huge poker tournament

10-inch hunting knife found in car abandoned in Kirkburton

Car parks off Burton Acres Lane, Kirkburton
Man arrested for possessing offensive weapon

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Taliban killer of Almondbury bomb disposal expert Capt Lisa Head 'released in secret government deal', former soldier claims

War hero who served at secretive prison makes revelation in new book

Poker player David Walker of Golcar who has won a place in Europe's biggest poker tournament.

David Walker puts on best poker face for Grosvenor Casino's David v Goliath showdown

Novice player in finals of huge poker tournament

Car parks off Burton Acres Lane, Kirkburton

10-inch hunting knife found in car abandoned in Kirkburton

Man arrested for possessing offensive weapon

Greenfield Station, Oldham

Trans-Pennine line suspended after person hit by train at Greenfield on Saturday

Disruption leaves Ale Trail revellers stranded

School Crescent, Dewsbury Moor

Three arrested after man found collapsed in Dewsbury covered in blood

Police seal off School Crescent after nasty attack

Kirklees Magistrates Court in Huddersfield.

Man threw brick at car belonging to his ex's father after row over drink and drugs

Kodie Widdop, of Brighouse, was ordered to pay compensation after admitting a charge of criminal damage

Police crime scene

Man suffers fractured eye socket after late night attack

Large group of teenagers seen arguing in the street before the assault

Heroic group smash way into flat to save sleeping residents from fire.

Three people taken to hospital after Dewsbury flat fire

Former soldier Wesley Booth jailed for drink and drug crimes

Man found with cannabis when stopped in car in Deighton

The Head of Steam, St George's Square, Huddersfield

Huddersfield Head of Steam pub manager stole almost £5,000 to fund gambling addiction

Robert Evans 'borrowed' cash from safe while in a debt spiral

Business set to run Huddersfield's newest school

Firms invited to bid to head up 630-place school

Fraudster Marc Charles Jones tricked a Huddersfield pensioner out of £36,000

Rogue traders tricked Huddersfield pensioner out of £36,000 for botched building work

Marc Jones even drove pensioner to solicitor to sign forms for equity release on his home

Lexus Wakefield spat at female police officer following his arrest at Asda in Dewsbury

Kirklees magistrates heard that Wakefield, of Lockwood, was upset as customers had stared at him being paraded through the store

VIDEO: Memorial skate park for young skater Isaac Atkinson opened in Holmfirth after three year campaign

Friends and families formed the Skate4Isaac group and worked with the council, community and local businesses to raise over £55,000

Drunk Kieron Fosbrook threw a child's ball at a Huddersfield Royal Infirmary security guard

The Halifax man admitted using threatening behaviour when he became frustrated that staff were unable to understand him

Chief Librarian Carol Stump presents white roses to Mayoress Susan Bedford watched by Mayor Clr. Paul Kane, Kathryn Harrison , Nicola Boundy and Town Crier Vic Watson.

Yorkshire Day marked early in Huddersfield with flag waving and Mayoral cuppas

And TransPennine Express offer customers 'appy Yorkshire Day' flags

Bin going crazy over rubbish? Kirklees Council answers five most asked questions over bin collections

If you think you're due a Council Tax refund - don't bank on it!

Kirklees Mayor Clr Paul Kane invites Dewsbury-born Larry Hirst to speak at business lecture at Dewsbury Town Hall

It was the first of several similar events planned for the coming months

Huddersfield University partners go-ahead firms

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships between Huddersfield University and local firms are bearing fruit

12-year-old boy robbed in Greenhead Park

The boy was approached by a mixed race man who stole his scooter

Videos & Photos

Taliban killer of Almondbury bomb disposal expert Capt Lisa Head 'released in secret government deal', former soldier claims

Poppy installation WAVE set for Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Iconic Tower of London war poppies coming to Yorkshire Sculpture Park

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