West Yorkshire News

Cyclists, 1910

Tour de Yorkshire 2015: This is what cycling looked like more than a century ago

LOOK: Sports day races, tandems, no helmets and not a scrap of lyrca in sight

Survey shows World War Two Spitfire most iconic British vehicle of all time

Third place went to James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5 – and the company which built it was owned by Huddersfield's Sir David Brown.

Trainee priests from Mirfield go to muddy hell and back at Wolf Run obstacle challenge

Students from College of the Resurrection raise £3,000 for Kirkwood Hospice

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Cyclists, 1910

Tour de Yorkshire 2015: This is what cycling looked like more than a century ago

LOOK: Sports day races, tandems, no helmets and not a scrap of lyrca in sight

Survey shows World War Two Spitfire most iconic British vehicle of all time

Third place went to James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5 – and the company which built it was owned by Huddersfield's Sir David Brown.

Trainee priests from Mirfield go to muddy hell and back at Wolf Run obstacle challenge

Students from College of the Resurrection raise £3,000 for Kirkwood Hospice

Huddersfield folk told to enjoy the sun - because it may not last

Parts of UK are hotter than the Med

PICTURES AND VIDEO: Huddersfield's new Leisure Centre seen from the air

Birds' eye view as new centre gets close to opening

Dozens of music lovers queue overnight outside Vinyl Tap to bag rare releases on Record Store Day

Hundreds of people crammed into the store during the day to buy mainly vinyl singles and albums

Concerns over road plans for Skelmanthorpe

Council insist surface dressing is sound repair for roads

Report written in Huddersfield reveals that Asian women sent to jail are shunned by their families

But Asian men are treated more sympathetically

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

updated

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

Videos & Photos

Dream Homes: The Old Rectory, Mirfield

Cyclists, 1910

Tour de Yorkshire 2015: This is what cycling looked like more than a century ago

Trainee priests from Mirfield go to muddy hell and back at Wolf Run obstacle challenge

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