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Clr Mahmood Akhtar, Clr Vivien Lees-Hamilton, Clr Darren O'Donovan and Clr Amanda Stubley

Snubbed: Police chief and five council bosses prepare to be scrutinised by six Kirklees councillors - but four were absent and one arrived 56 minutes late

Scrutiny Panel of six members but only two turned up to discuss police and planning issues

Stunning 2015 calendar features inspiring youngsters from Slaithwaite project Shabang!

Cover image from Shabang 2015 calender - Spaceman Jack Davies
Children with additional needs become calendar stars

Flooding fears for Huddersfield and Kirklees ahead of wet winter

Kirklees cleans the drains, streets and culverts, but can the UK cope with a wet winter?

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Clr Mahmood Akhtar, Clr Vivien Lees-Hamilton, Clr Darren O'Donovan and Clr Amanda Stubley

Snubbed: Police chief and five council bosses prepare to be scrutinised by six Kirklees councillors - but four were absent and one arrived 56 minutes late

Scrutiny Panel of six members but only two turned up to discuss police and planning issues

Cover image from Shabang 2015 calender - Spaceman Jack Davies

Stunning 2015 calendar features inspiring youngsters from Slaithwaite project Shabang!

Children with additional needs become calendar stars

Flooding fears for Huddersfield and Kirklees ahead of wet winter

Kirklees cleans the drains, streets and culverts, but can the UK cope with a wet winter?

Estate agent boards

Hundreds of families take advantage of Help To Buy in Huddersfield and Calderdale to get on property ladder

Since the Help To Buy mortgage guarantee and equity loan scheme was launched in April last year, 316 households have completed purchases

Can you sum up Huddersfield in 25 words?

Creative writers asked to pen 25 word long idea about their town

Fenay Bridge mum Laura Washington is one of top five Huddersfield University students in mental health nursing degree

It was just a new challenge for Laura, 37, who is also married with two children

Tandem Trekkers Huddersfield blind tandem biking project gets £1,000 windfall

Boost for charity group

Five riders from the Kirklees Cycling Academy have been accepted onto the Olympic Development Apprentice Programme. From left to right: Jamie Ridehalgh, aged 15, Harry Hardcastle, 15, Tom Humphrey, 15, Brad Dransfield, 15, and Alex Ridehalgh, 14.

Youngsters from Kirklees Cycling Academy aiming for Olympics

Harry Hardcastle, 15, of Roberttown, Ben Dransfield and Tom Humphrey, both 15 and from Penistone, and Jamie Ridehalgh, 15, and 14-year-old brother Alex, from Keighley, all have medal dreams for the future

Nine miles of M62 queues after Friday afternoon eastbound crash

The delays were created by a crash eastbound between junction 25 Bradley and junction 26 at Chain Bar at around 4pm which closed three lanes of the motorway

Car fire on M62 - Queuing traffic on the eastbound carriageway of the M62 null

Friday evening M62 crash closes three lanes between Bradley and Chain Bar

Three lanes of the M62 have been closed eastbound between junction 25 Bradley and junction 26 Chain Bar - we'll bring you the latest updates.

Leeds Crown Court

Serial Huddersfield pest jailed after breaching Asbo when he asked pensioner in library how often she had sex with her husband

Steven Carr was also under a community order when he sexually assaulted two girls in Huddersfield and made sexual remarks to a pensioner in the library

Gina Williams in Remember Me

Remember Me? Birkby pensioner Gina Williams revels in BBC1 drama's TV spotlight - aged 81

Dram role for former council worker - plus see our guide to see our guide to exactly where scenes on screen were filmed in Huddersfield

Kirklees Council

Kirklees councillors unite over plea for formal role in safeguarding children

Unity among councillors for a seat on board to protect vulnerable children

Black Friday chaos at Tesco Batley

Black Friday chaos at Tesco Extra Batley

Shoppers swarm Batley superstore to grab discount televisions and electricals

Darrell Jack Henry

Jailed council tax conman Jack Darrell Henry will not have to pay back a penny of £250,000 he swindled

Investigators can't find any assets to seize under Proceeds of Crime Act

Boxer Frank Bruno

Know what I mean, 'arry? Frank Bruno comes to Huddersfield to support Leanne Baker Trust

Ex-boxing champ raises money and awareness for mental health

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

Police have released the images in the hope that members of the public may be able to put a name - or more - to a face

Go-Go Gaggia keeps Michael Palin topped up with coffee on Remember Me set

Mobile coffee business Go Go Gaggia provided liquid refreshment for cast and crew of Remember Me on location in Slaithwaite

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police

Police have released the images in the hope that members of the public may be able to put a name - or more - to face

Five teenagers from Kirklees Cycling Academy on road to Olympic glory

Young cyclists accepted for British Cycling's Olympic Development Apprentice Programme

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What time is DJ Yoda at the Festival of Light 2014?

Flooding fears for Huddersfield and Kirklees ahead of wet winter

Tandem Trekkers Huddersfield blind tandem biking project gets £1,000 windfall

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