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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.

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

Leeds Crown Court
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

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

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

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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

Real camels and wise men planned for Brighouse Victorian Christmas Festival this weekend

Central Methodist Church staging iconic Christmas scene

Giants star Luke Robinson and Lauren Barber of Overgate Hospice.

Huddersfield Giants' Luke Robinson pledges support for Elland's Overgate Hospice appeal

Luke, who will be dedicating his light to his Uncle David who sadly passed away five years ago, is keen to raise awareness of the appeal and its value at this special time of year

Jack Darrell Henry

Specialist 'scambusters' cracked Jack Darrell Henry's council tax fraud operation

Huddersfield 'businessman' jailed for five years after £250,000 fraud

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Robert Joseph in court after brandishing knife during Huddersfield town centre brawl

Joseph, of Waterloo, now faces sentencing at crown court after admitting his part in the brawl on New Street

Huddersfield driver James Shillinglaw jailed after high-speed chase which started in Fartown and ended in the River Calder

Shillinglaw told police he had panicked because his documents were not up to date

Marsden Mechanics Hall

Marsden Community Trust set up with hopes to eventually take over ownership of Marsden Mechanics Hall

A dozen people have been elected as trustees

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Calderdale councillors aiming for local authority to take tough stance on fracking

They want the authority to consider the environment when looking at any possible applications for the extraction of shale gas

Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Pragmatism suggests keeping A&E in Huddersfield is right but plan needs to overcome journey time questions

While funding is an issue, an even bigger problem is a lack of senior doctors, especially in A&E - read Examiner Health Reporter Nick Lavigueur's expert view

Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Huddersfield to expand A&E, Calderdale to lose A&E, 409 jobs to be lost: Hospital cuts plans finally revealed

Document finally published reveals no concerns over 999 journeys if Halifax A&E closed

Videos & Photos

Gina Williams in Remember Me

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

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's the Junction at Marsh

Black Friday chaos at Tesco Batley

Black Friday chaos at Tesco Extra Batley

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