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Huddersfield's Greenhead College crowned country's top 6th form college

The college claimed top spot in the prestigious Sunday Times Parent Power list, which rates the UK’s top 2,000 state and independent schools

Kirklees College students help to remove carpet of remembrance poppies at Tower of London

Armistice Day at the Tower of London and the scene afterwards as the poppies were removed
Amazing images as carpet of ceramic red flowers disappears - see images here

Remember Me: More than 5m tune in to watch BBC drama filmed in Huddersfield

Remember Me stars Michael Palin
What did you make of the drama? Read some reviews of the chilling show

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Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

New mum verbally abused by drunk in street punched him in eye and tried to headbutt him, court hears

Her solicitor to Kirklees Magistrates Court: "She punched him and had I been a member of the public I would have said it serves you right."

Huddersfield's Greenhead College crowned country's top 6th form college

The college claimed top spot in the prestigious Sunday Times Parent Power list, which rates the UK’s top 2,000 state and independent schools

One Community launch surviving winter appeal to help keep out the cold in vulnerable Huddersfield residents homes

Paul Johnson has asked for warm-hearted residents to consider donating their winter fuel payments

Armistice Day at the Tower of London and the scene afterwards as the poppies were removed

Kirklees College students help to remove carpet of remembrance poppies at Tower of London

Amazing images as carpet of ceramic red flowers disappears - see images here

Remember Me stars Michael Palin

Remember Me: More than 5m tune in to watch BBC drama filmed in Huddersfield

What did you make of the drama? Read some reviews of the chilling show

Huddersfield NHS staff return to picket line in fight for a pay rise

Hospital and ambulance staff walk out as part of national industrial action

Under offer: Potential buyer for £1m Briarcourt in Lindley from Kirklees Council

Grade II building is under offer but Kirklees Council won't comment on sale potential

Lady Gaga in Manchester

Lady Gaga studies? University of Huddersfield academic looks at icon's Telephone hit

Dr Lisa Colton has contributed to Lady Gaga and Popular Music - Performing Gender, Fashion and Culture

West Yorkshire Police issue warning about suspicious advertising calls - for the West Yorkshire Police magazine

The force advises businesses to be on their guard against calls from individuals claiming to be calling on behalf of West Yorkshire Police

Traffic on New Hey Road in Salendine Nook after the incident

Pensioners injured after collision with van in Salendine Nook

Van driver stopped at the scene following collision at 8.02am near New Hey Road

Huddersfield University pianist Philip Thomas' set for the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival evokes powerful emotions

A performance artfully designed to be enjoyed live

Firefighters are on strike for the weekend in their bitter row with the Government over pensions.

£800,000 cost of firefighters' strike, report reveals

Money saved on staff wages for strikers has been spent on emergency cover

Number of foreign criminals arrested by West Yorkshire Police using European Arrest Warrant nearly doubles in four years

Arrests made under controversial EU legislation

M62 average speed checks during managed motorway works

M62 speed cameras: Hundreds of speeding tickets not issued due to wording mix up

The cameras to the west of Huddersfield along the M62 and M60 have been trapping speeders, but no fines issued because of a wording on the technical order

Obituary: Maureen Gallagher, a stalwart of the Irish community

Celebration of her life in Huddersfield next month

Huddersfield in fine tune as its 37th Contemporary Music Festival returns to the town

The event brings together performers from around the world for 10 days of events

M62 night time work will mean closures around Ainley Top junction 24

Work planned on the M62 sliproads at Junction 24

New Mill neighbours object to Holme Valley Land Charity proposal to turn 'public amenity' land into houses

Charity, at the heart of land ownership disputes, hopes to build homes on former church land

Could new jobs be on the way after firms snap up huge industrial space at business parks?

Three industrial units - two at Grange Moor and one at Dewsbury - have been bought by Green and Brown and UK Greetings Ltd respectively

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Heart surgery campaigners claim "postcode lottery" is affecting Kirklees

But NHS England denies any significant differences in Yorkshire

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Huddersfield's Greenhead College crowned country's top 6th form college

Armistice Day at the Tower of London and the scene afterwards as the poppies were removed

Kirklees College students help to remove carpet of remembrance poppies at Tower of London

Remember Me stars Michael Palin

Remember Me: More than 5m tune in to watch BBC drama filmed in Huddersfield

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