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Thousands of extra patients cause Calderdale and Huddersfield hospitals to miss A&E target for whole year

Average waits for 2014/15 longer than NHS guidelines

Retailing expert Stephen Wigley highlights problems facing shops in Huddersfield

Kingsgate Centre in Huddersfield.
Big-name shopping centres draw away major firms

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Thousands of extra patients cause Calderdale and Huddersfield hospitals to miss A&E target for whole year

Average waits for 2014/15 longer than NHS guidelines

Kingsgate Centre in Huddersfield.

Retailing expert Stephen Wigley highlights problems facing shops in Huddersfield

Big-name shopping centres draw away major firms

Who should fill Sir Patrick's shoes?

VOTE: Who should take over from Sir Patrick Stewart as Huddersfield University chancellor?

We asked for your nominations — now vote for your favourite

Marsden Jazz Festival to get national recognition through BBC Radio Easter broadcast with piece by Dewsbury-born musician Simon Fell

BBC Radio 3 will broadcast his The Ragging of Time composition on the Jazz on 3 programme at 11pm on April 6

Kelly McManus

Kelly McManus sets record straight on NHS tummy tuck in new book after story 'twisted' by The Sun

Tabloid's front page story about the £5,000 operation made the Dalton mum feel like the worst woman in Britain

Caught on Camera 27-03-15

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

Images may be of both potential suspects or witnesses

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman brands lack of action in Cologne investigation into death of Jane Khalaf 'scandalous'

He made his remarks ahead of a poignant memorial service on what would have been her 20th birthday at Huddersfield Town Hall on Sunday

Marsden Junior School

Marsden headteacher and Kirklees Council slammed by Ofsted for dragging their feet

Damning report by education inspectors

Sir Patrick Stewart to step down as Huddersfield University chancellor

A tough act to follow as curtain comes down on Sir Patrick's chancellor role

Almonbury Co-op on Northgate

James Price threatened to come at magistrate "like a fireball" after being sentenced to six months in jail

The Almondbury man was sent to prison after assaulting a Co-op store manager and helping himself to gin there

Kirklees Council

Top Kirklees councillor says government's "ill-thought out" idea is going to cost us money

Universal Credit admin is falling on council's shoulders - along with 500 extra pieces of paperwork every month

Holme, Colne and Calder valleys featured in BBC documentary celebrating 50th anniversary of Pennine Way

Explorer Paul Rose treks the 268-mile hilltop route from Edale to Kirk Yetholm

Jack Rigby

Lee Rigby's son Jack fronts new fundraising campaign for Forces Support

Young son of murder victim Lee Rigby appeals for donations

'Bigger and better' Huddersfield Criterium set to return to town centre in June

Criterium organisers promise a bigger and better spectacle

Google Map view of Commercial Road., Skelmanthorpe

Skelmanthorpe housing bid on hold as councillors "fed-up" with developers over affordable housing numbers

Local ward councillors was one of the applicants of the housing bid

Suspected armed robbery at the Texaco petrol station, Heckmondwike

Police hunt armed raiders who struck at Texaco garage in Heckmondwike

Duo escape with cash on a motorbike

Leeds Crown Court

Man convicted after £7,000 worth of cannabis found at Birkby house

Suspended jail term for Aaqib Saghir

Road shut in Lindley after crash

Car overturns on main road

All Saints Catholic College in Bradley gets go-ahead for new-build

Plus councillors agree to new school for Cleckheaton

All-stars have been captured in iconic pose on banners around the club’s PPG Canalside training complex

LOOK: Huddersfield Town unveil Pink Link Walkway of Legends at PPG Canalside

Andy Booth, Ray Wilson, Peter Jackson and Mark Lillis tell why club is special to them

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Who should fill Sir Patrick's shoes?

VOTE: Who should take over from Sir Patrick Stewart as Huddersfield University chancellor?

Marsden Jazz Festival to get national recognition through BBC Radio Easter broadcast with piece by Dewsbury-born musician Simon Fell

Caught on Camera 27-03-15

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

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