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Do you know Huddersfield men police want to speak to after brawl outside Bradford nightclub?

Five people were injured in Sackville Street, near Club C’s, in the early hours of Monday May 26 - see images of men police would like to speak to

Huddersfield man Jonathan Pardon's death prompts heatwave 'no reservoir swimming' warning from Yorkshire Water

Jonathan Pardon whose body was found after going missing after going swimming in a rural reservoir
New plea over water safety as heatwave continues

Meltham man Roy Stobbs on trial accused of 25 charges of making indecent images of children

Roy Stobbs, of The Hollow in Meltham.
The court heard that forensic experts recovered the images after attempts had been made to delete them from both computers, the first of which Stobbs maintains he got second hand

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Jensen, the 14-month-old, attacked by the dog in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, and is currently in hospital with his 'devastated' mother Stephanie Dunk. updated

Dalton dog attack on toddler: Beautiful smile of tot attacked by pet

Incident occurred on Saturday afternoon

Jonathan Pardon whose body was found after going missing after going swimming in a rural reservoir

Huddersfield man Jonathan Pardon's death prompts heatwave 'no reservoir swimming' warning from Yorkshire Water

New plea over water safety as heatwave continues

Roy Stobbs, of The Hollow in Meltham.

Meltham man Roy Stobbs on trial accused of 25 charges of making indecent images of children

The court heard that forensic experts recovered the images after attempts had been made to delete them from both computers, the first of which Stobbs maintains he got second hand

UKIP byelection candidate Greg Broome in Golcar.

Colne Valley UKIP chairman Greg Broome may resign after being found guilty of assault on wife

Greg Broome injured estranged wife's face during argument in bathroom

Wedding of David Barker and Daphne Thorpe after 42-year engagement - Huddersfield Town Hall.

Here comes the bride ... 42 years after getting engaged!

Bride Daphne, 82, told groom David, 'I'm not wearing white - four decades after proposal'

Doreen Maude - Obituary

Obituary: Doreen Maude, awarded MBE for her work for Ministry of Defence

Obituary for Doreen Maude

British Geological Survey map into areas where there is potential for shale gas. Yellow shows areas that are licensed while blue areas with lines through highlight areas surveyed that could be used for fracking.

Could Kirklees be in the fracking firing line?

Map shows part of Kirklees as 'prospective area' for extraction of oil and gas from fracking

The new Rastrick Fire Station taking shape on Clough Road, Rastrick.

Foundations laid for new fire station at Rastrick to replace Elland and Brighouse stations

Work began in May and will be completed in April 2015

Hagg Wood shooting: Moneylender blasted in chest with gun made using instructions from YouTube, court told

Convicted drug dealer Neil Hazelwood was shot in the chest at Hagg Wood, Holmfirth, with the ‘home-made lethal weapon’ after refusing to give his captors £100,000 or two kg of cocaine, Manchester Crown Court heard

Huddersfield in pictures: The results are in!

A big thank you to everyone who sent in images - you dazzled us with dozens of gorgeous photos

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War heroes' medals stolen during house burglary

War heroes' medals hold huge sentimental value for the owner

Bradford Crown Court

Judge begins summing up in trial of former Huddersfield takeaway worker accused of murdering wife with claw hammer

Danish Irfan, 22, who used to live in Great Northern Street, has admitted the manslaughter of Ridda Zanab at their home in Bradford last November, but he has denied a charge of murdering the 21-year-old, who only gave birth to a baby daughter a few months before her death

'A waste of time and public money' Solicitor's blast as pensioner, 70, hauled before court for grabbing care home resident's arm to stop her banging a teaspoon

The 70-year-old's solicitor crirticised the decision to prosecute him following the incident at Colne Valley Residential Home

The Mayor and Mayoress of Kirklees, Clrs Ken Smith and Christine Smith, along with MP Barry Sheerman (centre) welcome Wenmei Du (centre left) and her delegation from the China Innovation and Development Association who were visiting the town.

Chinese billionaires in Huddersfield to look at investment opportunities outside London

A group of high-powered investors from China has toured Huddersfield's educational and business "hotspots"

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Travellers' vehicles on Salendine Nook High School playing fields.

Travellers set up camp on Salendine Nook school fields

They moved on to sports fields at the front of Salendine Nook High School Academy this morning

Chris Chambers (left) who is terminally ill with his friend Chris Karolczuk (right).

Golcar man Chris Chambers loses cancer battle

Tributes pour in for Huddersfield man

Huddersfield town centre bar Varsity to re-open in September renamed as The Picture House

Councillors on Kirklees Council’s Licensing Panel agreed it could open from 8am and serve alcohol until 3.30am and closing at 4am on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays

Yorkshire Sculpture Park and Cannon Hall Farm vie for top attraction title

Public urged to back Yorkshire attractions

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Dalton toddler mauled by grandparents' dog

Police seize Staffie type dog after 14-month-old Jensen suffers fractured jaw and serious wounds following attack in grandmother's garden

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