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Man hid in Subway toilet to escape 150-strong crowd after five hit by car

Amid fears that a robbery gang targeting Asian families was in their area, a group of locals confronted the drivers of three suspicious cars

Alleged rape in Alder Street, Huddersfield

Man in court accused of Fartown rape

The alleged attack happened in an alleyway in Alder Street, Fartown, in the early hours of last Friday

Leeds busker Steven Lockmoore takes to Kings Street in Huddersfield in the pouring rain to advertise new documentary film Busking Turf Wars

Steven Lockmoore braves torrential rain to promote documentary Busking Turf Wars in Huddersfield

New film follows the stories of buskers from Leeds


Ten new jobs as Wynsors opens new shoe shop in Ravensthorpe

Firm has 40 branches across the north

First bus strike will go ahead on Monday: Full list of service changes and cancellations here

Five hours of talks between the union and the company came to nothing - we have full list of service changes here

Huddersfield Bus Station, main entrance, Upperhead Row

Suspicious package prompts Huddersfield Bus Station evacuation

Station cordoned off after unattended bag found

Scene on Huddersfield ring road after closure

Huddersfield ring road shut after woman knocked down

67-year-old woman suffers head injuries in collision with taxi

Police appeal for calm after Ravensthorpe disturbances

Man arrested after locking himself in toilet in Subway store

Moorland community centre gets a makeover to secure its future

Volunteers rally round to save the centre in Dunford Bridge

Holmfirth Civic Hall

Six month reprieve for threatened Holmfirth Civic Hall as Kirklees Council extends bookings

Hall was to cease taking bookings past March 31 as community groups work to take over village hub

Black Friday sees petrol prices drop below £1 for first time in six years

But make the most of it - they will rise again on Monday

The woman stands in the street with her arms out urging an end to the fight

Moment mystery woman steps into armed street brawl to try and end it

Shocking video footage has emerged of a terrifying violent street attack in which two groups fight

Praise for forward-thinking Huddersfield music festival

Haydn Wood Music Festival again a success thanks to young musicians

Kirklees Local Plan: Golfers reveal special place in their hearts for Bradley Park course

One man says he loves course so much he comes from Rochdale

Quiet start to Black Friday early morning sales in Kirklees

There were much smaller queues at Curry PC World and Batley's Tesco Extra, in sharp contrast to last year's sales madness

"Gang warfare" fears after clash in Ravensthorpe

Huge police inquiry launched into robberies gang

Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, and the Mirfield25 site from above

Big jobs boost for Kirklees and Calderdale as Chancellor approves new Enterprise Zone

Hundreds of jobs could be created on industrial sites in Lindley, Brighouse and Mirfield

The Taylor family from Brighouse are upset that any redevelopment of Bradley Park could see a memorial destroyed

Family's torment as dad's memorial faces being paved over in Bradley Park housing plans

The ashes of Beverley Taylor’s late husband Jim are buried near the fifth green, next to his memorial tree planted after his sudden death in 1998

The chaotic scenes echoed Black Friday sales across the country live

Black Friday 2015: Best deals, news, video and pictures plus breaking news

What's happening on Black Friday? Latest reports plus breaking news on Friday, November 27

Pensioner Lionel Peters has been left in the dark after rats chewed through electrical cables

Lionel's had no lights for three months thanks to this little fella — find out why here

Pensioner left in the dark for months after ceiling lights in all four rooms in his flat went out

Videos & Photos

Man hid in Subway toilet to escape 150-strong crowd after five hit by car

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's The White Swan

The woman stands in the street with her arms out urging an end to the fight

Moment mystery woman steps into armed street brawl to try and end it


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