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Calderdale Council announces plans for 200 voluntary redundancies - and wants applicants

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

Calderdale councillors reject bid for lapdancers to dance fully nude

Dancer at a pole dancing club
Calderdale councillors rule on bid by lapdancers boss

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

The Penistone Line near Berry Brow station
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

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Calderdale Council logo

Calderdale Council announces plans for 200 voluntary redundancies - and wants applicants

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

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

The three care homes in our report

Squalid conditions in Huddersfield care homes which broke promise to improve

Huddersfield care homes break promise to improve as regulator reveals three under watchdog enforcement action

Collage of new starter pictures

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

We asked schools to send in pictures of the youngsters beginning their school journey

Haroon Aswat, who allegedly conspired to establish a jihadi training camp in Oregon, has been extradited from the UK to the US, Scotland Yard said

Dewsbury terror suspect Haroon Rashid Aswat pleads not guilty to US charges after extradition

Haroon Rashid Aswat is accused by US authorities of working with Abu Hamza in 1999 to set up a Jihadist training camp in Oregon

Huddersfield and District Family History Society helps Honley historian Cyril Ford with a new book on World War One

Society holding its fair on November 8 at Cathedral House in Huddersfield

Could a Tour de France movie put Huddersfield back on the big screen?

Scriptwriters exploring the possibility of putting together a Tour de France movie after Yorkshire's success this summer

Site of new Lidl store on Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth

Lidl ready to open Holmfirth store

Colne Valley MP Jason McCartney will be among those taking part in the official opening of the new Lidl store in Holmfirth

Cannabis, joint

Huddersfield mum Claire Summers caught after police discovered cannabis dealing operation in her Fartown basement

Officers kept a man under surveillance and he was observed going into the house in Corby Street, Fartown

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Disappearing Romanian man who stole 42 bottles of vodka in Batley is caught after two years - at Luton Airport

Alexander Constantine was arrested by airport police as he arrived back in the UK

Huddersfield-born Norwich City striker Cameron Jerome makes allegation of racist comment against Leeds United defender Giuseppe Bellusci

Investigation under way after incident at Carrow Road

New bus on show at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary - driver Dene McAuley

A taste of the 'big smoke' comes to town! New Routemaster London bus coming to town centre for public viewing

First West Yorkshire wants public's comments

Historic wooden pavilion being demolished close to Gibson Mill on the Hardcastle Crags estate in Hebden Bridge

National Trust reveals that 90% of the wood is completely rotten

Kirklees Council

New technology for Kirklees vehicles backed

Cabinet yesterday agreed to add tracker systems and on-board vehicle weighing systems for a new fleet of vehicles

Maria Harris

Maria Harris: missing Huddersfield woman found

The vulnerable 66-year-old had gone missing from here home just after 7am on Tuesday

Mum of Emmerdale tot Harry Whittaker to run London Marathon in his memory

Family pays tribute to Forget Me Not Children's Hospice

Huddersfield doctor Geraldine O'Hara on ebola front line in Africa

Dr O’Hara is working with a team from Médecins Sans Frontières in west Africa but the team have hit problems

West Yorkshire Police has improved 'rape recording' in wake of government report

New processes have been implemented after crime recording audit highlighted errors

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The Penistone Line near Berry Brow station

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

It was 28 years ago - are you featured in our Huddersfield nostalgia pictures from 1986

Collage of new starter pictures

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

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