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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

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

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

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

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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

Huddersfield GP concerned about ethics of NHS £55 bonus plan for dementia diagnoses

Kirkburton doc says Government plan will open up "ethical dilemmas"

Kate Adie (right) with Prof Alison Fell at Huddersfield Town Hall

Huddersfield Literature Festival to be staged from March 5-15 2015

Line-up now being organised but will include the art of Japanese storytelling and Huddersfield author Joanne Harris

Taxi driver Ikram Hussain and his wife Humaira fined for taking child out of Paddock school to attend his mother's funeral in Pakistan

Funeral service included 40 days of prayer

Leymoor Road, Golcar

Three car crash closes Golcar road - driver arrested for suspected drink driving

A woman in her 40s was injured in the crash in Leymoor Road this afternoon

M62 crash at Milnrow

M62 crash near Milnrow means long delays after three HGVs collide

One motorist was trapped in his vehicle following the crash at 2pm

Entrance to Grimescar Road, just off Brighouse Road at Ainley Top

Paddock man who flipped car onto roof at Ainley Top after drinking banned from road

David Bamford, 55, was taken to hospital after the smash in Ainley Top

Calderdale Council logo updated

200 Calderdale jobs to go - council looking for volunteers to retire or take redundancy

The local authority is having to make £40m savings by 2016/17, which was agreed by councillors at a budget meeting earlier this year

The Poundstretcher depot in Deighton, Huddersfield

Poundstretcher in court after mice and rat droppings were allegedly found at its Deighton headquarters

The firm, based in Leeds Road, faces six charges of failing to comply with food hygiene regulations

Dancer at a pole dancing club

Calderdale councillors reject bid for lapdancers to dance fully nude

Calderdale councillors rule on bid by lapdancers boss

The Penistone Line near Berry Brow station

Leaves on the line cause morning delays for Huddersfield TransPennine Express commuters to Manchester and Leeds

The issue is being dealt with by trains' in built gritters and has no plans to bring in an autumn leaf fall timetable like the Penistone Line

Maria Harris

Maria Harris: family's thanks as missing woman found safe

Maria, 66, who suffers from dementia went missing from home in Moldgreen

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

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

Upset as thieves strip lead off Scissett church roof

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