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John Radford

Holmfirth driver Michael Gledhill found guilty of dangerous driving after smash left cyclist John Radford with serious brain injuries

A driver has been found guilty of dangerous driving in a smash which left cyclist John Radford with terrible brain damage.

Troubled Tesco deal for Huddersfield town centre won't affect Kirklees coffers, say council chiefs

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Kirklees says they have a legal agreement with the troubled supermarket giant

A and E performance slips as Huddersfield and Calderdale doctors hit by surge of extra patients

Calderdale Royal Hospital
Huddersfield MP says struggles show plan to consolidate emergency units is flawed

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John Radford

Holmfirth driver Michael Gledhill found guilty of dangerous driving after smash left cyclist John Radford with serious brain injuries

A driver has been found guilty of dangerous driving in a smash which left cyclist John Radford with terrible brain damage.

Tesco

Troubled Tesco deal for Huddersfield town centre won't affect Kirklees coffers, say council chiefs

Kirklees says they have a legal agreement with the troubled supermarket giant

Calderdale Royal Hospital

A and E performance slips as Huddersfield and Calderdale doctors hit by surge of extra patients

Huddersfield MP says struggles show plan to consolidate emergency units is flawed

The home, with brown window frames (centre right), where a nine-year-old boy and a 44-year-old man have died following a house fire yesterday afternoon on Tennyson Close, Penistone

Penistone fire deaths: Father and son named

South Yorkshire Police said the fire was being treated as suspicious

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Festival of Light 2014: Frozen singalong revealed for event - plus more acts revealed

Plenty of attractions for families but main stage act has yet to be announced

A man, thought to be aged 20 and Eastern European, was found hanging from a tree in parkland off Track Road, Batley

Mum walking child to school finds man's body hanging from tree in Track Road, Batley

Police called as parents and children make way to school

Crash on M62

M62 wrong way crash: Holmfirth victim remains in hospital a week after incident

Holmfirth woman was driving an Audi on the M62 when she was hit head-on by Vauxhall car

Man stabbed in Birkby street brawl where gangs clashed with sticks and bars after car crash

The incident unfolded at around 11pm when police received reports of men fighting in the street with sticks and bars and a man being assaulted

Cawthorne Avenue, Fartown, Huddersfield

Fartown man stabbed multiple times in knife attack

He remains seriously ill in hospital

Rising Sun, Leymoor Road, Golcar

Official: Tesco put in planning application for Golcar's Rising Sun pub

If planning permission is granted, the Leymoor Road pub will become a Tesco Express, creating around 20 jobs

Mum walking child to school finds man's body hanging from tree

Police confirmed that a body had been found in the area following an alert at 8.35am

LOOK: Evocative pictures as Huddersfield Scooter Club celebrate 30th anniversary

The club is preparing to mark their 30th anniversary with a special get-together on Saturday, November 8, with a concert at The Irish Centre by famed Huddersfield mod band The Killermeters

Kevin Scullin, who claims he was a victim of sexual abuse at the Mirfield Junior Seminary run by the Verona Fathers, pictured there in 1967

Men who claimed they were sexually abused as boys by Verona Fathers in Mirfield settle out of court for £120,000

The 11 men were training to be priests at the Mirfield Junior Seminary run by the Verona Fathers, an Italian missionary order

Latest new starter pictures

New Starters 2014: even more Huddersfield youngsters pictured as they start school

We asked schools to send in pictures of the youngsters beginning their school journey - see our updated gallery

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service

Part of fire West Yorkshire fire HQ could be razed to make way for housing

Plan submitted by West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service for buildings no longer in use

Upset as thieves strip lead off Scissett church roof

Church will now need a major fundraising drive to fund repairs

Simon Reevell MP's dog Cosmo

Aaaw! Cute pup Cosmo, owned by Dewsbury MP Simon Reevell, aims to be Parliament's top dog

Simon and fox terrier hope to succeed in dog-eat-dog world of politics

The home, with brown window frames (centre right), where a nine-year-old boy and a 44-year-old man have died following a house fire yesterday afternoon on Tennyson Close, Penistone

Penistone fire: boy, 9, and man killed in blaze

A man aged 44 and a nine-year-old boy both died in the house fire at Tennyson Close, Penistone last night

John Radford

Holmfirth driver Michael Gledhill denies road rage in incident that left veteran Huddersfield cyclist John Radford brain damaged

The driver denies causing serious injury to Mr Radford by dangerous driving. The jury has heard he may never recover from his injuries

Kirklees politicians demand wheels be put in motion to create influential 'cycling champion' for the area

Colne Valley MP Jason McCartney and former mayor and Mirfield Councillor, Martyn Bolt, believe the role is vital to make cycling safer

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Troubled Tesco deal for Huddersfield town centre won't affect Kirklees coffers, say council chiefs

Frozen movie

Festival of Light 2014: Frozen singalong revealed for event - plus more acts revealed

Man stabbed in Birkby street brawl where gangs clashed with sticks and bars after car crash

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