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LIVE: Kirklees Council planning committee decides on controversial plan for 190 homes in Grimescar Valley

Follow our liveblog as the Strategic Planning Committee rules on development rejected by Save Grimescar Valley campaigners

Stolen car torched in Lower Fitzwilliam Street

Police were forced to close the road to allow fire crews to tackle the fire

Kirklees Council reveals shock details about weight of some wheeled bins

Councillor explains reasons behind bin plans by Kirklees Council

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Follow our liveblog for the latest updates live

LIVE: Kirklees Council planning committee decides on controversial plan for 190 homes in Grimescar Valley

Follow our liveblog as the Strategic Planning Committee rules on development rejected by Save Grimescar Valley campaigners

Stolen car torched in Lower Fitzwilliam Street

Police were forced to close the road to allow fire crews to tackle the fire

Kirklees Council reveals shock details about weight of some wheeled bins

Councillor explains reasons behind bin plans by Kirklees Council

Emley mum Rachel Hale crowned Novice Strongwoman at XL Strength Games

Mum-of-two can lift up to 90kilos and pull a van along with a rope and her bare hands

South Avenue, Cowlersley

Kevin Goodman, 76, died from hypothermia after living in 'freezing' Cowlersley home

He and his brother Keith had plenty of money but chose not to put central heating on

Roy Allen Stobbs

Meltham sex offender Roy Stobbs jailed again for child porn crimes

Meltham man breached order weeks after release from prison\n280714stobbs

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Paul Thornton jailed for a spate of burglaries in Dewsbury town centre

Kirklees Magistrates' Court heard that the 37-year-old smashed his way into several stores using a crowbar

Former Ivy House Inn, Ivy Street, Crosland Moor, Huddersfield.

Illegal immigrants arrested in Huddersfield raid at former Ivy House Inn

Home Office claim they acted on a tip-off from the public

Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Joshua Regan spat at police officer that helped paramedics trying to treat him

Kirklees magistrates heard that the Mirfield man had been jailed previously for assaults on police

Gary Flowers spent £1,500 on a highly-visible protest campaign against the 8ft fence next door to his home in Wakefield Road, Earlsheaton, Dewsbury.

Off the fence! Council planners reject 8ft fence in Dewsbury - after eight month wait

Gary Flowers wins his costly - and bizarre - planning battle with Kirklees Council\n220715fence

The Mirfield Junior Seminary run by the Vernoa Fathers at Roe Head, Mirfield.

Court to hear historic sex abuse allegations against Mirfield priests

Abuse victim Peter Murray seeks damages after alleged campaign of abuse by seminary teacher

Thugs assault Dewsbury man in targeted attack

Police appeal for witnesses after attack

Coroner's Court

Tragic Susan Allen lost interest in life after beloved husband Geoffrey died, inquest heard

The 67-year-old of Dodlee Lane, Huddersfield, suffered from severe depression and began drinking excessively

David Mitchell

Report says Dewsbury bail hostel could not have forseen killer David Mitchell's crime

Prison and Probation Service report reveals further details of Robert Hind murder

Work starts on University of Huddersfield's £27m expansion

Top builder appointed for Queensgate contract

LOOK: Save Grimescar Valley holds show of strength at site earmarked for 190 homes as planning panel visits

Campaigners in final week of protests as decision date approaches

Crazy Deportivo de la Coruna fan Stuart Hardcastle gears up for friendly clash at Huddersfield Town

Stuart once splashed out £1,000 to go to a game

Dewsbury taxi driver assaulted by passenger in Liversedge

Police are looking to trace suspect who also stole the taxi driver's iPhone 6

Huddersfield retailer Love Sofas ad "misleading" says watchdog

The Advertising Standards Authority has upheld a complaint about a Love Sofas website advert for a leather sofa

Students from Kirklees College help smarten up AFC Emley's Welfare Ground for new season

Trainees from Dewsbury Construction Academy give football club a boost on eve of campaign

Videos & Photos

Stolen car torched in Lower Fitzwilliam Street

Emley mum Rachel Hale crowned Novice Strongwoman at XL Strength Games

Gary Flowers spent £1,500 on a highly-visible protest campaign against the 8ft fence next door to his home in Wakefield Road, Earlsheaton, Dewsbury.

Off the fence! Council planners reject 8ft fence in Dewsbury - after eight month wait

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