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Spending a penny to now be free at remaining public toilets in Huddersfield and Dewsbury

But Kirklees Council also confirms plans to shut other public loos

Kirklees council house tenant who claimed to be living in Huddersfield flat found to be running a pub near Hull

Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing
He was tracked down by investigators as part of a crackdown on people duping the house-letting system

Huddersfield Examiner calendar 2015: May - choose your winner

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Spending a penny to now be free at remaining public toilets in Huddersfield and Dewsbury

But Kirklees Council also confirms plans to shut other public loos

Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing

Kirklees council house tenant who claimed to be living in Huddersfield flat found to be running a pub near Hull

He was tracked down by investigators as part of a crackdown on people duping the house-letting system

May

Huddersfield Examiner calendar 2015: May - choose your winner

We'll be sharing a gallery of pictures for each month over 12 days

Cause of Majestyk fire in former Leeds nightclub under investigation

At its height 75 firefighters tackled the fire at the Grade II listed building in City Square, Leeds, which was empty

Road traffic accident at the junction of Marsh Lane, Shepley and New Mill Road. Emergency service crews at the accident scene.

Police appeal after fatal crash on Shepley road

Fire crews and police attend incident and police launch an appeal for witnesses

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Majestyk nightclub fire in Leeds: Huddersfield, Dewsbury, Elland, Batley and Cleckheaton crews tackle huge blaze at city centre building

The Majestyk fire in Leeds last night saw firefighters from across West Yorkshire battle the blaze

Paul Salveson

Golcar Labour activist and ex-councillor Paul Salveson quits party to join Yorkshire First

Paul Salveson and will make an announcement about whether he will stand as a candidate in the 2015 elections within the next month

Gibraltar or bust ... on £10 and one tank of fuel

Pair hope that by doing a series of oddjobs and challenges along the way, they will get money to complete the journey - and hopefully raise money for the Samaritans

University of Huddersfield researcher Hardeep Singh Sahota

History of British Bhangra scene uncovered in new book by University of Huddersfield researcher Hardeep Singh Sahota

Dozens of oral histories were carried out by Hardeep and a dedicated team of community volunteers who came together through his group, Virsa

Joan Young, principal of Netherhall Learning Campus, Rawthorpe

Rawthorpe's Netherhall High School posts best GCSE improvements in Kirklees

Small is beautiful insists Huddersfield head teacher

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Leanne Rawlinson in court after swearing on a hospital ward and spitting at a police officer while drunk

Kirklees magistrates heard that Rawlinson, of New Street, wanted help for her alcohol problem

Mohammed Azam Yaqoob, known as 'Mr Sparkles', outside his house in Ravensthorpe

Former car wash boss 'Mr Sparkles' must repay £1m or face more jail time

Mohammed Azam Yaqoob washed cars and money, says National Crime Agency

Award winning energy-efficient cowshed conversion CRe8 Barn at Stirley Community Farm, Berry Brow, carried out by Green Building Store, of Bolster Moor

Converted cowshed at Berry Brow wins international energy award

Energy efficient building praised

Oakwell Hall Country Park

Blooming marvellous gardens scoop awards for Kirklees attractions

Oakwell Hall Country Park, Birstall, and the Red House Museum, Gomersal have both been awarded a Gold Medal

Driest September in Huddersfield for almost 30 years - and one of the warmest too

The UK as a whole has received 19.4mm (0.8in) of rain, just 20% of the normal amount of rainfall which would be expected for the month

Kerstin and Stephen Botham and friend Jen Ritchie after the North West Triathlon relay event

Fundraising campaign in memory of Rosy Hinchliffe raises more than £4,000

Former Shelley High School pupil Kerstin and her husband Stephen Botham said the £4,370 donations went ‘far beyond’ their expectations

Huddersfield free town bus in front of Huddersfield station

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman confident he can save free Town Bus

Rallying call issued over threatened bus service

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Drink driver Samantha Whitham, of Kirkburton, was trailed by motorist after crashing into street furniture, court told

The 46-year-old was followed by another driver after hitting some street furniture in Fenay Bridge

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Water leak forces gas cut to 300 homes in Dalton, Moldgreen and Waterloo

Engineers worked through Monday night and restored supplies to 150 of the affected properties on the Greenlea Court estate at lunchtime

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Kirklees Council social worker told client he would "wipe her down with his beard", care regulator told

John Harry Forbes has been summoned before the Health and Care Professions Council’s Conduct and Competence Committee in London

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May

Huddersfield Examiner calendar 2015: May - choose your winner

Cause of Majestyk fire in former Leeds nightclub under investigation

Road traffic accident at the junction of Marsh Lane, Shepley and New Mill Road. Emergency service crews at the accident scene.

Police appeal after fatal crash on Shepley road

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