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Mount Pleasant Primary School, Lockwood

Mount Pleasant clock tower: Campaign to keep landmark as Lockwood school set to be razed

The public meeting will increase pressure on the council to save the historic 80ft clock tower, which dates back to 1875

Couple gear up for mammoth 100-mile tandem bicycle challenge for Meningitis Now

Phil Hewitt and Claire Leaver, who will take part in the 100-mile Wiggle Peak District Punisher on September 27
Claire Leaver and Chris Hewitt take on challenge in tribute to Claire's dad Kevin — who died of the disease within five hours of being rushed to hospital

Teenager Callam Jervis locked up after stabbing wall with kitchen knife

Teen was already on a suspended sentence when he damaged his mother's home

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Mount Pleasant Primary School, Lockwood

Mount Pleasant clock tower: Campaign to keep landmark as Lockwood school set to be razed

The public meeting will increase pressure on the council to save the historic 80ft clock tower, which dates back to 1875

Phil Hewitt and Claire Leaver, who will take part in the 100-mile Wiggle Peak District Punisher on September 27

Couple gear up for mammoth 100-mile tandem bicycle challenge for Meningitis Now

Claire Leaver and Chris Hewitt take on challenge in tribute to Claire's dad Kevin — who died of the disease within five hours of being rushed to hospital

Teenager Callam Jervis locked up after stabbing wall with kitchen knife

Teen was already on a suspended sentence when he damaged his mother's home

Former Shelley man and kite surfer Phil Barton kite surfs in front of a humpback whale

Former Shelley man Phil Barton breaks world kite surfing record - across Great Barrier Reef

The team has raised over £70,000 which will be used to fund research into the terminal illness

Listed status for the war memorial at Holme Valley Memorial Hospital

War memorial gets listed status at hospital

Praise for historic cross at Holme Valley Memorial Hospital

Diamond wedding of Roy and Shirley Moorhouse

Former Armitage Bridge Cricket Club team captain Roy Moorhouse and wife Shirley celebrate diamond anniversary

Couple grew up streets apart in Berry Brow

Beth Valvona (front) and her daughter, Miley-Grace Howatson, a heart patient at Leeds hospital are joined by Childrens Heart Surgery Fund mascot, Katie Bear with Gerry Robertson (left), Rebecca Wilkinson and Nicole Brewer (right) of The Silent Woman pub in Slaithwaite who raised £877

Silent Woman pub regulars raise cash for two-year-old Millie, born with a hole in her heart

Pub holds fun day for Skelmanthorpe toddler and Children's Heart Surgery Fund

Paul Quinn in court after headbutting girlfriend

He could not accept relationship was off

Kirklees Council pledge to offer 'safe haven' to desperate refugees

"Whole-hearted commitment" to help says leading councillor

Travelodge is expanding in Yorkshire

New Travelodge hotels in pipeline for Huddersfield and Brighouse

Budget hotel chain planning expansion in Yorkshire

Firefighters could respond to medical emergencies in proposed pilot scheme for Skelmanthorpe Fire Station

A pilot scheme is being proposed for three locations in West Yorkshire

Police cordon off Huddersfield Road, Brighouse

Brighouse sex attack: 48-year-old man appears in court charged with sexual assault

Brighouse man Darren Halford accused of Tuesday's alleged attack on Brighouse canal towpath

Holmfirth post office

Holmfirth post office to shut for refurbishment

Customers will get longer opening hours and a wider range of services following three-week refurb

The Co-Op store at the petrol station on New Mill Road, Brockholes

Raiders target second Co-op petrol station in three days

Intruders forced their way into the back of the Co-op shop in New Mill Road at 3.40am

Clothing and other goods donated in Meltham to help ease the refugee crisis

Overwhelming response to Meltham refugee appeal

Dozens make donations of clothing and equipment to help refugees

Library campaigners gather signatures outside Huddersfield Library

New campaign to try and save Kirklees' libraries

Huddersfield, Calderdale and Bradford branch of union Unite Community has now launched a campaign to persuade the council to change its plans

British Heart Foundation logo

Heart attacks claimed 150 lives 'prematurely' in Kirklees last year

The British Heart Foundation (BHF), says urgent research is needed to target causes of heart attack amid news that thousands of people under the age of 75 suffered fatal heart attacks in 2014

The Byram and Imperial arcades

Could our historic arcades be the catalyst to kick-start the revolution of Huddersfield town centre?

“I want to see pride in our town centre and think independent shops are the way forward, " said one of the business owners

More than 30 shops are up for sale or to let in Huddersfield Town Centre

More pedestrian zones and greater numbers living there: Kirklees Council's 'masterplan' to save Huddersfield town centre

2,000 people living in town, but we can't determine the market says Clr Peter McBride

The Taverners Club

Batley pub Taverners Club destroyed by 4am blaze

Investigation into fire at Taverners Club on Heritage Road in Batley

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Kirklees Council pledge to offer 'safe haven' to desperate refugees

The Co-Op store at the petrol station on New Mill Road, Brockholes

Raiders target second Co-op petrol station in three days

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