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Award nomination, the Pink Pig, Emley - Nick Wilson, MD of the Pink Pig and Susan Crowther, HR manager, the Pink Pig.

Pink Pig boss Nick Wilson nominated for Employer of the Year at the MS Awards

Nick Wilson, of The Pink Pig, has been nominated for an award by employee Susan Crowther after she was diagnosed with MS

BIPP associateships for Huddersfield photographers Chrissy Eastwood and Nicole Jopek

Professional photographers Chrissy Eastwood and Nicole Jopek have received top honours

Health trust behind Dewsbury and District Hospital is fourth most complained about in England

Dewsbury District Hospital
Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust received almost four complaints a day in 2013/14

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Award nomination, the Pink Pig, Emley - Nick Wilson, MD of the Pink Pig and Susan Crowther, HR manager, the Pink Pig.

Pink Pig boss Nick Wilson nominated for Employer of the Year at the MS Awards

Nick Wilson, of The Pink Pig, has been nominated for an award by employee Susan Crowther after she was diagnosed with MS

BIPP associateships for Huddersfield photographers Chrissy Eastwood and Nicole Jopek

Professional photographers Chrissy Eastwood and Nicole Jopek have received top honours

Dewsbury District Hospital

Health trust behind Dewsbury and District Hospital is fourth most complained about in England

Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust received almost four complaints a day in 2013/14

Diabetes

North Kirklees diabetes patients to get care closer to their homes

New nurses appointed as services move out of hospital

Two tyres were among the rubbish left by travellers on the Bradley to Birkby Greenway, off Leeds Road, Deighton.

Travellers leave one illegal Huddersfield encampment - but more arrive at Salendine Nook

Bleach bottle, weedkiller packet and rotting food left among blackberry bushes on Bradley to Birkby Greenway

Leeds Crown Court

Honley man Robert Wimpenny given "cooling off" order by judge after assault on ex wife

Sentence deferred to let Honley couple get back on track

The George, Cleckheaton

£9,000 fine for brawlers after Christmas Eve fight in Cleckheaton pub car park

Leeds Crown Court heard that both groups had been drinking in the George public house in Cleckheaton on December 24 last year and as a result of some scuffles breaking out a number of them had been asked to leave or escorted out

Zero hours protesters outside McDonald's on Kirkgate, Huddersfield, (left to right) David Waight, Mick McDonnell, Martin Jones, Sam Vickers and Jack McLean.

Protesters leaflet McDonalds workers in Huddersfield in anti-low pay campaign

Staff at McDonald's in Huddersfield town centre were leafleted by BFAWU members over low pay and zero-hours in the fast food industry

Police

Calvin Smith of Crosland Moor stole wallet from police car when officer chased after shop thief

Smith, from Crosland Moor, saw an opportunity when he spotted the vehicle's open window

Huddersfield magistrate Gillian Dawson retires

End of a 25-year career on court bench

St George's Square

Football hooligan Craig Roberts gets 12 weeks for St George's Square brawl after Huddersfield Town v Barnsley game

Roberts, of Brownroyd Avenue in Rawthorpe, was involved in a mass brawl with Barnsley fans after a match in Huddersfield

Newsholme Food Group premises on New Hey Road, Oakes. updated

Country Park Foods chemical leak in Oakes sees three employees taken to hospital

Mix of chemicals caused potent fumes but workers rectified problem before leaving Country Park Foods Ltd

Hundreds expected for war weekend in Holmfirth over September 6 and 7

Idea is to commemorate the Great War

Craig Wilcox

Dovestone Reservoir death: Two more arrested in Craig Wilcox murder probe

Police make arersts over reservoir death

Conservatives select solicitor Imtiaz Ameen to contest Batley and Spen seat at 2015 general election

Former Kirklees councillor selected as Conservative candidate

Quarmby man Gareth Earnshaw's charity bike ride on track for Rome

Gareth Earnshaw, of Quarmby is getting in the saddle for Diabetes UK

Efit issued by police to trace ID of man whose body was found in Huddersfield

Who are they? Police investigating mystery of five unidentified bodies found in our area

Two of the of the grim finds were in Huddersfield, with both bodies being recovered from the River Colne.

Moorland airlift to improve Huddersfield's drinking water

Yorkshire Water spending millions to improve Pennine moors

Some of the nation's favourite cars

Jaguar E-Type crowned favourite British car of all time as Aston Martins make top 10

It beat seven other British classic vehicles, including the Mini, Aston Martin DB5 and Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost, to head the top 10, and also won the poll for greatest classic car

Laura Binns and Sarah Hinchliffe with children at Kirkheaton Playgroup

Kirkheaton Playgroup lodges official complaint following Ofsted inspection

New row between playrgoup and Ofsted

Videos & Photos

BIPP associateships for Huddersfield photographers Chrissy Eastwood and Nicole Jopek

Two tyres were among the rubbish left by travellers on the Bradley to Birkby Greenway, off Leeds Road, Deighton.

Travellers leave one illegal Huddersfield encampment - but more arrive at Salendine Nook

Leeds Crown Court

Honley man Robert Wimpenny given "cooling off" order by judge after assault on ex wife

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