West Yorkshire News

Textiles firm Camira Group wins fourth Queen's Award

This time Camira has won the award for its environmentally-sustainable fabrics

Parking hike at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals and disabled drivers must now pay

Private firms bidding for NHS work
Changes to Blue Badge policy amid 25 per cent rise in parking charges for everyone else

Slow-motion police chase as getaway driver's van weighed down by stolen road roller

Having loaded the heavy roller into a Ford Transit, Johnathon McCormack was caught after the van struggled to move

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Textiles firm Camira Group wins fourth Queen's Award

This time Camira has won the award for its environmentally-sustainable fabrics

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Parking hike at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals and disabled drivers must now pay

Changes to Blue Badge policy amid 25 per cent rise in parking charges for everyone else

Slow-motion police chase as getaway driver's van weighed down by stolen road roller

Having loaded the heavy roller into a Ford Transit, Johnathon McCormack was caught after the van struggled to move

Holmfirth woman's injuries revealed following Netherthong attack

Chloe Knapton suffered serious facial injuries and has undergone surgery at Leeds General Infirmary

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Convicted double murderer Mark Nash guilty of two further murders 18 years ago

Nash, who lived in Bradley, Huddersfield and attended All Saints College, is likely to end his life in jail

New Mill cycling ace thrilled to take on world's best in Tour de Yorkshire

And 19-year-old Gabz Cullaigh will ride through his own village on stage three of the inaugural race

Batley fire victim named

Stephen Speight, 55, died on April 17 at his flat in Conway Crescent

Obituary: Huddersfield Giants stalwart Nancy Beaumont

Stadium tribute to lifelong fan

WATCH: Shocking state inside Mirfield's blighted public toilets

Workers are struggling to rid the toilets of the sexually-explicit graffiti on the walls

Longwood entrepeneur Marcus Wilson asks for public help to help grow his Little Fingers Organic Baby Food business

He has entered his pioneering family business into Richard Branson's £1m Pitch to Ritch contest

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service

Kirklees firefighters hit targets with fall in arsons, house fires and road accidents

Arsons down by more than half and road accidents down by almost half, according to West Yorkshire Fire Service figures

Holmfirth Folk Festival.
Orange Peel Morris of Ontario, Canada.

Tenth Holmfirth Festival of Folk to hit town on May 8 to 10

Over 20 musicians will descend on the town to perform and host workshops

Huddersfield town centre's last independent musical instrument shop is to close

GTR says online competition to blame for demise of community asset

Tour de Yorkshire riders revealed

Huddersfield riders Ed Clancy and Gabriel Cullaigh join Bradley Wiggins and Marcel Kittel

Huddersfield school history

LOOK: Take a Huddersfield history lesson with these century old school snaps

Huddersfield schools caught on camera more than 100 years ago

Obituary: John Tracey

Former football referee and Hospital Radio founder

Locala scraps nurses' bonuses after directors scooped huge pay boost

Chief executive gets six figures while front line staff denied £40 voucher

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WATCH: Huddersfield Scouts stage St George's Day parade in Beaumont Park

400 members of Huddersfield South West District at Beaumont Park

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Pictures and video: Hundreds gather for Huddersfield's annual Sikh parade for Vaisakhi

The colourful procession wound its way through the streets of the town on Sunday

Student Morgan Sykes fights back after being diagnosed with cancer just weeks after her 18th birthday

Friends and family rally round brave Morgan as she undergoes gruelling chemotherapy

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Textiles firm Camira Group wins fourth Queen's Award

Holmfirth woman's injuries revealed following Netherthong attack

New Mill cycling ace thrilled to take on world's best in Tour de Yorkshire

Journalists

Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Val Javin
Features Editor
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent