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Johnny Nelson (centre right) at Rawthorpe Boxing Club with Mark Reynolds (centre left) and young boxers from the Kirklees Boxing Academy at the gym in the Gasworks Club

Fancy punching your workmates? Train for new Huddersfield White Collar boxing event

White Collar Boxing originated in New York in the late 1980s. People train for eight weeks and then take on one of their work colleagues in the ring.

A smashed window at GT Taxis in Lord Street, Huddersfield

Richard Taylor given conditional discharge over disturbance at GT Taxis in Huddersfield

Window smashed after confrontation after Town lost derby clash with Leeds United

Drug addict who stole from Primark urges judge: "Send me to prison"

Kate Longshaw, of Netherton, believed a spell in jail would help her overcome her addiction

Car abandoned in deep flooding in Calder Drive, Mirfield

Huddersfield braced for wettest November in history

Well over 200mm of rain fell during the month to challenge the record set in 2009

First glimpse inside the Packhorse Kitchen as Huddersfield gets new food court

Burger King is back in town along with a host of new faces at the Packhorse Kitchen - take a look around here

Three-day Huddersfield First bus strike planned before Christmas

A Unite union representative has First and passengers that today's strike could be the first of four days of walk-outs

Birkby Bargain and Home Improvement Centre loses planning fight against Kirklees Council

Shop was operating without planning permission

Luke Joseph admits knife charge after threatening to kill Five Bar staff when they wouldn't let him in

“The defendant has pulled out a knife from his waistband. With that kitchen knife he’s threatened to kill the door staff,” the court heard

Portable en suite potty for toddlers designed and sold by Dalton mum's new business

Hairdresser Alison Toole, of Dalton, has just launched her pop up privacy room and toilet which fits in a rucksack

Clr Mumtaz Hussain and scenes from the disturbance in Ravensthorpe

Councillor appeals for calm as police demand end of 'vigilante' actions

Clr Mumtaz Hussain’s 22-year-old nephew was one of five people ploughed into by a fleeing car driver on Thursday night

Cost of Christmas: Payday loan could push up your spend by 72%

Take a look and see just how much presents would cost if you used a payday loan to pay for them

Calendar kids have fun for Shabang! in Slaithwaite

New calendar on theme of Live, Love, Laugh and Learn

Huddersfield bus strike: Drivers and commuters have their say - plus full list of services running today

180 employees are said by Unite to have taken part, meaning at least 18 services did not run

Want to know your rights on returning unwanted Christmas gifts? Here is everything you need to know about your consumer rights

As we continue our Christmas shopping following Black Friday, here is what you need to know about taking back unwanted Christmas presents and your rights on returning goods

Ornamental sword stolen in Huddersfield burglary

The burglary happened in Union Street, Lindley

Opticians in Huddersfield which suddenly closed has been taken over by Vision Express

Premier Vision in New Street closed without warning leaving customers in the dark

Bradley Pavilion expected to get £100,000 from Kirklees Council after arson attack

Changing rooms destroyed in blaze could now be replaced

Police appeal for witnesses over assault in troubled Ravensthorpe street where five people were mown down 24 hours earlier

Man taken to hospital after attack in street

Former world boxing champ Joe Calzaghe gives boost to Rawthorpe Amateur Boxing Club in Milnsbridge

Fundraising at sporting dinner raised £1,000 to help fit out new Milnsbridge gym

Praise for forward-thinking Haydn Wood Music Festival in Huddersfield

Haydn Wood Music Festival again a success thanks to young musicians

Videos & Photos

Car abandoned in deep flooding in Calder Drive, Mirfield

Huddersfield braced for wettest November in history

First glimpse inside the Packhorse Kitchen as Huddersfield gets new food court

Three-day Huddersfield First bus strike planned before Christmas


Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent