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Poundstretcher fined £30,000 over massive mouse infestation at Huddersfield warehouse

More than 400 mice caught after the scale of the contamination shut the building

Text Santa! Fundraising extravaganza will support sick children at Forget Me Not Children's Hospice

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Milnsbridge Village Hall group unhappy at lack of building upkeep by Kirklees Council

The secretary of Milnsbridge Village Hall, Deborah Wright, says she was dismayed that the council, which currently owns the hall, has failed to maintain the building’s outside

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Poundstretcher fined £30,000 over massive mouse infestation at Huddersfield warehouse

More than 400 mice caught after the scale of the contamination shut the building

Text Santa! Fundraising extravaganza will support sick children at Forget Me Not Children's Hospice

Phillip Schofield's 24-hour broadcast

Milnsbridge Village Hall group unhappy at lack of building upkeep by Kirklees Council

The secretary of Milnsbridge Village Hall, Deborah Wright, says she was dismayed that the council, which currently owns the hall, has failed to maintain the building’s outside

Smoker's Corner, Albion Street

Shopkeeper suffers head injury during armed robbery on Friday

Man seriously injured after two suspects threaten him in Albion Street premises

Kirklees Magistrates Court

Batley man Craig Midgley admits string of driving offences

But Kirklees Magistrates spare him jail

Pc Mark Carter

Ex Huddersfield police officer and former Mr Gay UK Mark Carter suspended after headbutting man in toilets

Carter - a former Mr Gay UK - was convicted of assault by beating following a trial before magistrates

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Flockton fatal crash victim named locally as Damian Wood

Police are continuing to investigate the head-on crash on Barnsley Road

John Cotton of John Cotton Ltd. Nunbrook Mills, Mirfield.

Mirfield textile legend John Cotton has big date at Buckingham Palace to receive MBE

The chairman of John Cotton Group Ltd to receive MBE

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Huddersfield on the small screen: TV hits filmed in our back yard

From The Last of the Summer Wine to a new BBC drama to hit our screens this weekend, film crews have flocked to Huddersfield over the years

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Huddersfield patient waiting more than a year for NHS treatment - but you're not allowed to know why

A spokesman declined to give reasons for the slow service but said it was “appropriate”

A & E department at Calderdale Royal Hospital

Come clean over A&E: MP tells House of Commons not to "take people for fools" over cuts

Speaking in Parliament yesterday, Halifax Labour MP Linda Riordan also accused the Government and health chiefs of failing to consult local people

Former Golcar Labour councillor Paul Salveson announced as Yorkshire First's candidate for Colne Valley

Transport expert is named as new party's first General Election candidate

Citizens Advice Bureau, Standard House, Half Moon Street, Huddersfield.

From World War Two to 2014: Staff and volunteers preparing to mark 75 years of Kirklees Citizens Advice in Huddersfield

Celebration in Huddersfield for staff, volunteers, trustees and the public which Citizens Advice supports

Huddersfield health workers set for second walk-out on Monday as unions step up action

Patients advised to attend Monday morning appointments unless they hear otherwise

Robert Shaw was overcharged at the BP petrol station on Leeds Road

Penny wise! Motorist Robert Shaw secures 10p refund after being overcharged for diesel at Bradley garage

West Yorkshire Trading Standards warn retailers

Scene of fatal accident on Barnsley Road, Flockton.

Police continue investigations into fatal Flockton crash that claimed life of 22-year-old

Police release driver arrested over road tragedy

Is backyard kitten breeder behind pedigree cats dumped in Huddersfield?

Pregnant Bengal cat and two other pedigrees found abandoned

Arts organisations pay tribute to Examiner journalist Val Javin

Head of Features retires after 44 years

Traffic on Meltham Road, Lockwood

Accident hotspot Meltham Road hasn't had enough serious accidents to qualify for speed cameras

Kirklees says accident numbers have significantly decreased in recent years

cash, money

Gambling sales rep Christopher Ames stole £38,000 from employers Imperial Tobacco, court told

Ames worked in the van sales team supplying outlets such as petrol stations in an area including Huddersfield, Leeds, Batley and Dewsbury

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