West Yorkshire News

Emley Moor Mast: Amazing new pictures show Yorkshire icon just hours before massive collapse in 1969

The current structure was completed and transmissions began on January 21, 1971

Damian Wood: Poignant tributes left at scene of Flockton crash that killed 22-year-old

Police are continuing to investigate the head-on crash on Barnsley Road

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Emley Moor Mast: Amazing new pictures show Yorkshire icon just hours before massive collapse in 1969

The current structure was completed and transmissions began on January 21, 1971

Damian Wood: Poignant tributes left at scene of Flockton crash that killed 22-year-old

Police are continuing to investigate the head-on crash on Barnsley Road

Christmas tree outside Mirfield Library.

Councillors asked to agree £10,000 funding for 16 Christmas trees for towns and villages across Huddersfield and Kirklees

Spreading some festive cheer with Christmas trees in town & village centres

Artist's impression of the proposed Holmfirth Tesco

Tesco to sell Holmfirth Midlothian Garage site citing planning refusal and shoppers' changing habits

Troubled supermarket chain to sell Midlothian Garage site after failed superstore bid

Road tragedy victim Gary Pedelty's mum calls for drink drive limit to be zero and that people convicted of crimes should serve their full sentence

Family still suffering their loss four years on

Testicular cancer survivor Rick Brook joins Movember challenge with Kirklees Council colleagues

The team hope to raise as much money to help charities battling against the disease

Police appeal after driver reverses into officer during series of dangerous incidents

Police were urging the driver to pull over when the incident happened in Sunnyside, Heckmondwike

Free events Monday at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival

Musicians will treat audiences to some experimental and intriguing sounds in a series of free events on Monday as Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival gets into full swing

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Dewsbury businessman Omar Mayet jailed for £40,000 VAT fraud has jail term cut within days

Judge says she didn't give him enough credit for his guilty plea

Just the ticket! Bread stall in Huddersfield Railway Station is booming

The sight and smell of freshly baked bread is not what most would expect to find in a busy station thoroughfare

Poundstretcher fined £30,000 over massive mouse infestation at Huddersfield warehouse

More than 400 mice caught after the scale of the contamination shut the building

Text Santa! Fundraising extravaganza will support sick children at Forget Me Not Children's Hospice

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Milnsbridge Village Hall group unhappy at lack of building upkeep by Kirklees Council

The secretary of Milnsbridge Village Hall, Deborah Wright, says she was dismayed that the council, which currently owns the hall, has failed to maintain the building’s outside

Smoker's Corner, Albion Street

Shopkeeper suffers head injury during armed robbery on Friday

Man seriously injured after two suspects threaten him in Albion Street premises

Kirklees Magistrates Court

Batley man Craig Midgley admits string of driving offences

But Kirklees Magistrates spare him jail

Pc Mark Carter

Ex Huddersfield police officer and former Mr Gay UK Mark Carter suspended after headbutting man in toilets

Carter - a former Mr Gay UK - was convicted of assault by beating following a trial before magistrates

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Flockton fatal crash victim named locally as Damian Wood

Police are continuing to investigate the head-on crash on Barnsley Road

John Cotton of John Cotton Ltd. Nunbrook Mills, Mirfield.

Mirfield textile legend John Cotton has big date at Buckingham Palace to receive MBE

The chairman of John Cotton Group Ltd to receive MBE

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Huddersfield on the small screen: TV hits filmed in our back yard

From The Last of the Summer Wine to a new BBC drama to hit our screens this weekend, film crews have flocked to Huddersfield over the years

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Huddersfield patient waiting more than a year for NHS treatment - but you're not allowed to know why

A spokesman declined to give reasons for the slow service but said it was “appropriate”

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Emley Moor Mast: Amazing new pictures show Yorkshire icon just hours before massive collapse in 1969

Damian Wood: Poignant tributes left at scene of Flockton crash that killed 22-year-old

Road tragedy victim Gary Pedelty's mum calls for drink drive limit to be zero and that people convicted of crimes should serve their full sentence

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