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Scene of fatal road accident on Springwood Road, Thongsbridge

Grace Dyson, 18, killed in freak Thongsbridge accident

Police said the teenager, named locally as Grace Dyson, was walking along Springwood Road at 6.15pm on Friday when she apparently slipped on the pavement and fell into the road and into the path of an incoming Nissan Cabstar tipper van

Meltham cannabis factory discovered by police in raid

Police says more than 300 plants were found in the raid

Travellers set up on former car showroom site in Huddersfield

Travellers at former Almondbury BMW garage site
Eviction notice set to be served on travellers

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Scene of fatal road accident on Springwood Road, Thongsbridge

Grace Dyson, 18, killed in freak Thongsbridge accident

Police said the teenager, named locally as Grace Dyson, was walking along Springwood Road at 6.15pm on Friday when she apparently slipped on the pavement and fell into the road and into the path of an incoming Nissan Cabstar tipper van

Meltham cannabis factory discovered by police in raid

Police says more than 300 plants were found in the raid

Travellers at former Almondbury BMW garage site

Travellers set up on former car showroom site in Huddersfield

Eviction notice set to be served on travellers

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House prices in Kirklees now FIVE TIMES annual salary says new survey

It is reported that the ratio of house price to earnings is now 5.30 in Kirklees, compared to 2.95 in 1997 - find out the cheapest and most expensive streets in our area

Brighouse Canal, Beer & Music Festival: Thousands flock to first ever event

The event ran over Saturday and Sunday in town centre and canal basin

Isaac Nash with mum Zoe

Isaac Nash: Tributes to boy with "big smile and happy heart" who was swept out to sea while on holiday in Anglesey

He was due to start his final year at Kirkburton Middle School

The Nash family's favourite shot of Isaac

Isaac Nash: Dad of boy swept out to sea tells of moment that holiday fun turned into tragedy

Adam Nash spoke to the Examiner following the disappearance of his eldest son, Isaac, a pupil at Kirkburton Middle School, on Friday lunchtime

Rigfest: Beaumont Park plays host to music event

Organisers were delighted that the weather stayed fine for Saturday's Rigfest event, which featured a varied line-up of musicians and artists, many of them from the Huddersfield area

Barry Sheerman

Huddersfield MP revealed fears of child sex exploitation in Huddersfield to West Yorkshire Police six years ago - and now calls for national enquiry

Mr Sheerman said he investigated claims that teenage girls from Huddersfield and Dewsbury were being lured into sex by older men

A 999 call handler

Hoax caller? West Yorkshire's fire service could get your mobile disconnected

Fire bosses get mobiles axed after hoax calls- and have done 31 so far

Author Sinclair McKay, who will discuss his new book The Moments of Dunkirk, at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax

Author Sinclair McKay to give talk on new book about the battle of Dunkirk at Victoria Theatre in Halifax

McKay's new book The Moments of Dunkirk gives snapshot on history

Sunningdale Road, Crosland Moor

Crosland Moor stabbings: Five knifed in dawn fight

Police make fresh appeals for witnesses

Isaac Nash, 12, from Huddersfield, who is missing after he was swept out to sea whilst on holiday at Aberffraw, Anglesey

Isaac Nash, 12, named as Huddersfield boy missing after being swept out to sea in Anglesey

Kirkburton Middle School pupil Isaac was on holiday when he went missing at Aberffraw on Friday lunchtime

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Stab and slash-type wounds found on five people following fight in Crosland Moor

Five people needed hospital treatment after fight in Crosland Moor

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£1.8m housing boost for Kirklees people with learning or physical disabilities

New housing a good use of council assets and garnts, senior Kirklees councillor says

Danielle Montgomery and Sam Page of the Farmer's Arms.

Fancy a pint and a walk? The Farmer's Arms near Holmfirth may have the answer for you!

Danielle Montgomery hopes punters will enjoy breathtaking scenery around pub

Police are appealing for information

Sixteen-year-old girl robbed at knife point of her phone in Birkby area

Police hunting for two young Asian men in connection with the incident

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Woman, 18, killed in Thongsbridge road accident

At around 6.15pm, the teenager was walking along Springwood Road when she left the pavement and went into the road

Coastguards search for a missing 12 year old boy at Aberffraw beach on Friday afternoon.

Search resumes for Huddersfield boy, 12, swept out to sea in Anglesey

The boy had been on rocks with another child when he was swept into the water on Friday afternoon

Saxon's Biff Byford: He's sold 15 million albums, influenced Metallica and toured the world - but did you know he was from Huddersfield?

Selling more than 15 million records world wide, counting 20 albums under the band’s belt and acting as a major influence of later heavyweight gods such as Metallica, Mötley Crüe and Megadeath, it has certainly been a spectacular career

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Meltham cannabis factory discovered by police in raid

Travellers at former Almondbury BMW garage site

Travellers set up on former car showroom site in Huddersfield

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House prices in Kirklees now FIVE TIMES annual salary says new survey

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