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Parents urged to have a say before council axe falls on free transport for faith school pupils in Kirklees

No decision until feedback has been assessed

Ripponden Parish could become a new Neighbourhood Area which would give it far more control over planning issues

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Idea set to get go-ahead at Calderdale Cabinet's meeting on February 2

David Brown tractors ride to the rescue

Tractors from David Brown's Meltham Mills factory were called into service to clear massive snowdrifts during the winter of 1947

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Parents urged to have a say before council axe falls on free transport for faith school pupils in Kirklees

No decision until feedback has been assessed

Calderdale Council logo

Ripponden Parish could become a new Neighbourhood Area which would give it far more control over planning issues

Idea set to get go-ahead at Calderdale Cabinet's meeting on February 2

David Brown tractors ride to the rescue

Tractors from David Brown's Meltham Mills factory were called into service to clear massive snowdrifts during the winter of 1947

Dexter's Light may brighten future for victims of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Greetland parents take part in pioneering study to understand mystery of cot death

Thieves steal 200-year-old footpath from Christ Church at Linthwaite

Church left with £2,000 repair bill and race against time before funeral on Thursday

£530k play and open spaces boost as funding from developers earmarked for 18 projects

Kirklees cabinet say the spending will improve the play areas near to new developments

Mark Nash murder trial adjourned for a week for legal arguments

Mark Nash, who grew up in Bradley before moving to Ireland in 1996, denies the murder of Sylvia Shields, 60, and Mary Callanan, 61, in 1997

Car driver Mohsin Rasul left car on Meltham moor after skidding on ice and returned to find it OVERTURNED

One theory is the Toyota Yaris, which is now a write-off, was blown over by high winds

Huddersfield Town stars drop into Dalton J & I School to host Early Kick-Off Breakfast Club

Sean Scannell and Dean Hoyle among the guests at Huddersfield Town Foundation event

Fears are growing for welfare of missing Huddersfield teen Luke Jones

West Yorkshire Police are appealing to trace 16-year-old Luke who has not been seen since Sunday afternoon

Sutton Bank, North Yorkshire

Yorkshire crowned second most picturesque county in England — we show you why

Region loses out to Cornwall in beauty poll - but our pictures boast of Yorkshire's glory

Huddersfield Town commercial director Sean Jarvis hailed nine-year-old son a hero after freak blaze at home

Family thank firefighters for saving 200-year-old farmhouse after heating pipe is believed to have set timber alight

Couples Come Dine With Me

Huddersfield lovers wanted to cook up a storm for Couples Come Dine With Me

Apply to take part in the Channel 4 cooking contest - and relive shocking moments from the show

Huddersfield Literature Festival organiser Michelle Hodgson launches National Library Day events to promote closure-threatened service

Libraries will be celebrated at a two-week event to urge support amidst threats of cuts

Kirklees Magistrate's Court

Banned driver Anton Copperwaite in court after getting behind the wheel

The 22-year-old abandoned his car down a dirt track when police spotted him driving in the Fartown area

Butterley Reservoir Spillway, Marsden.

Standard engineering solution is not good enough for Butterley Spillway, campaigners say as planning inquiry ends

Planning Inspector now considering ruling over Yorkshire Water's £6m plan for Marsden spillway

E-fit image released by West Yorkshire Police of bogus Kirklees Council worker who tricked his way into a Rawthorpe home

Bogus Kirklees Council workers have conned their way in to a house in Rawthorpe

Man stabbed in street attack in Dewsbury Moor

Man arrested by police after incident at Gledhill Terrace

Snow is on the way - but just how much?

Examiner weather expert Paul Stevens predicts coldest spell of winter so far but says New York snow won't come our way

December header picture competition

Examiner header picture competition: send us your best pictures of Huddersfield

We want landscape-shaped shots taken in the Huddersfield area

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Dexter's Light may brighten future for victims of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Thieves steal 200-year-old footpath from Christ Church at Linthwaite

Huddersfield Town stars drop into Dalton J & I School to host Early Kick-Off Breakfast Club

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