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Will you be affected by the collection changes?

Bin men will take excess rubbish for one week only as sweeping changes come into force

'Suitable bagged' extra waste will be collected during 1st week of bin changes

Come bang the drum for samba as Slick Stick Sambastic group bounces back into action

The Huddersfield group is looking for new members regardless of musical experience

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Will you be affected by the collection changes?

Bin men will take excess rubbish for one week only as sweeping changes come into force

'Suitable bagged' extra waste will be collected during 1st week of bin changes

Come bang the drum for samba as Slick Stick Sambastic group bounces back into action

The Huddersfield group is looking for new members regardless of musical experience

Melvyn Hill , his daughter Lyndsey, his grand-daughter Jade and Brent Nicholls, Wavin managing director for South West Europe

Fifty years on the job: Melyvn Hill celebrates long service at Hepworth's Wavin

Marking half a century at the same job he began at 15

Jeanette Thomas, left, stole at least £2,000 from Margaret Robson

Care assistant Jeanette Thomas admits stealing £2,000 from frail 80-year-old dementia sufferer

Mrs Robson's son Mark furious over "massive breach of trust"

Tony Hodkinson before and after

Slimmer Tony Hodkinson sheds three stones to raise cash for Huddersfield and Calderdale's poorly newborns

Car parts team draw outline on wall of canteen to show gut-busting progress

Huddersfield escapologist Antony Britton

Escapologist Antony Britton to revive 'buried alive' stunt in Slaithwaite

All money raised through donations at the free event on Saturday will go towards Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research

Stop and search figures in Huddersfield fall — with one in seven in West Yorkshire resulting in no further action

West Yorkshire Police stopped 8,463 people in six months this year but just 84% were pursued for offences

Almost 60% of women working part-time in Huddersfield earn less than the Living Wage

More than half of women working part time in Huddersfield earn less than Living Wage, TUC reveals

Huddersfirled branded a blackspot for female workers

Police cordon off Huddersfield Road, Brighouse

Brighouse towpath assault was sex attack, police reveal

The attack happened at 6.44am off Huddersfield Road, Brighouse

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M62 shut by huge car transporter fire

Fire caused hundreds of thousands of pounds worth of damage to the Land Rovers - and closed the M62

Farnley Country Park bosses launch a foundation to handle affairs from now on

Land owning family step back from project to create huge park on Farnley Estates

Neil Marren was almost three times over the limit (stock image)

Builder Neil Marren loses his job after crashing into a wall while almost three times over the limit

Marren, of Lepton, was banned from the road for 23 months after admitting the offence

'The shop that sells everything' C Booth and Son celebrates 150 years in business

Huddersfield hardware store marking anniversary with fundraiser for Teenage Cancer Trust

Dominic Matteo working as a pundit in 2008

Ex Leeds United and Liverpool player Dominic Matteo declared bankrupt

Matteo, who ended his playing career in 2009 and is now aged 41, filed for bankruptcy on August 4

Charity haircut for young Ruby Shackleton

Girl and family raise hundreds for Little Princess Trust

Colne Valley soul and funk fans dance Sunday away for Forget Me Not Children's Hospice

Groove-laden Sunday at Sands House raises cash for good cause

The story of the £250,000 raised in one week by the people of Holmfirth for HMS will be retold

Staggering fundraiser in Holmfirth remembered more than 70 years on

HMS Hero was town's adopted warship

Parents launch THIRD appeal to try get four-year-old Megan into a Deighton school

Couple have lost two school place appeals, with third yet to be heard

Readers rally round with names for 1959 photo of Huddersfield Youth Brass Band

Special memories of Edgar Whitham who was a driving force in brass band music

Chloe Glover helps out at the Real Junk Food Project Dewsbury

Feeding bellies not bins: Chloe Glover helps out at the Real Junk Food Project Dewsbury

Innovative project a big hit in Kirklees

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updated

M62 shut by huge car transporter fire

Farnley Country Park bosses launch a foundation to handle affairs from now on

'The shop that sells everything' C Booth and Son celebrates 150 years in business

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Health Correspondent
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Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Martin Shaw
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