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Council tax rebate conman Jack Darrell Henry jailed

He was the man behind a Huddersfield-based business, Council Tax Review, which offered people the chance to get rebates in their council tax bills

Could Kirklees Council begin to 'tax' wind turbines?

Giant wind turbines above Ingbirchworth.
David Smith, director of resources, says no rates have yet made their way to the authority as a result of turbines

It wasn't all good news for Aldi today... advertising vehicle promoting new store has mishap in village

Van left battered after hitting bridge

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Jordan Pedelty and Dee Kimmings of Slaithwaite who want compensation from their holiday company.

Slaithwaite holidaymakers subjected to 7am building work get full refund from Thomson after Examiner intervenes

Jordan Pedelty and Dee Kimmings were awoken every morning by drilling - just watch the video of the racket around the pool.

Jack Darrell Henry

Council tax rebate conman Jack Darrell Henry jailed

He was the man behind a Huddersfield-based business, Council Tax Review, which offered people the chance to get rebates in their council tax bills

Giant wind turbines above Ingbirchworth.

Could Kirklees Council begin to 'tax' wind turbines?

David Smith, director of resources, says no rates have yet made their way to the authority as a result of turbines

It wasn't all good news for Aldi today... advertising vehicle promoting new store has mishap in village

Van left battered after hitting bridge

Two men arrested on suspicion of firearms offences in Liversedge

Police are investigating the incident which happened on November 25

Huddersfield Giants star Luke Robinson backs Overgate Hospice appeal

Light Up A Life at Overgate Hospice

Huddersfield to London direct rail link on the cards?

Huddersfield to London train link announced - with a single daily train to and from the capital starting in five years

Huddersfield and Dewsbury feature in new East Coast rail deal

Shoppers began arriving at MIDNIGHT to be first in queue for opening of Slaithwaite Aldi store

Prize for being first in line for the 8am opening was a £100 store voucher

So this is what Peter Andre was up to in Huddersfield - a special Surprise Surprise for a very deserving lady!

Paula Kershaw rewarded by Linda Barker and Peter Andre for 60 hours per week service to One Good Turn

West Yorkshire Police

Mixed inspection report for West Yorkshire Police by watchdog

It received a Good rating for preventing and reducing crime and tackling anti-social behaviour but was rated as Requires Improvement for investigating crime

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Huddersfield anthrax scare: A year ago tomorrow the town centre was shut down - relive the drama here

Parts of Huddersfield town centre, Aspley and Wakefield Road were closed as the drama unfolded

A man, thought to be aged 20 and Eastern European, was found hanging from a tree in parkland off Track Road, Batley

Hungarian man found hanging from tree in Batley was victim of human trafficking gangmaster Janos Orsos

Bed factory worker Viktor Fejes turned to drink and drugs

Examiner Calendar 2015: Take a look at the finished product and buy yours here

Calendars are now available to buy online or via a form in your printed Examiner!

Queues at Aldi in Slaithwaite

Hundreds queue for opening of new Aldi in Slaithwaite

Queues around the car park on opening day of new supermarket

Huddersfield to London direct rail link on the cards?

Huddersfield to London link plan as Virgin and Stagecoach chosen to run re-privatised East Coast main line train route

Dewsbury is also set to get a direct link to the capital - find out more here

Marsden Junior School

Marsden Junior School to become academy after damning Ofsted placed it in 'Special Measures'

Marsden Junior School will follow Colne Valley High as the third school - along with Mirfield Free Grammar - to be run by the academy trust

Leeds Crown Court

Newsome mum thought she was going to die when drunk partner strangled her & threatened to slit her throat, court hears

Jason Richard Cooke had been drinking throughout the afternoon Leeds Crown Court was told

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Chances to save Deighton mum found hanged missed due to poor communication between mental health staff, inquest hears

Mum-of-two Sheryl Calcutt had suffered from bipolar disorder and had stopped taking her medication

The Nash family's favourite shot of Isaac

Isaac Nash: More than £60,000 raised so far for foundations in schoolboy's memory

Dozens of fundraising events have been held since youngster's tragic death on August 29

Seven new AccessBuses for Kirklees and Calderdale

West Yorkishire Combined Authority has unveiled new AccessBuses for people who have difficulty using conventional buses

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It wasn't all good news for Aldi today... advertising vehicle promoting new store has mishap in village

Two men arrested on suspicion of firearms offences in Liversedge

Shoppers began arriving at MIDNIGHT to be first in queue for opening of Slaithwaite Aldi store

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