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Huddersfield firefighters attend blaze at former Kirklees College building

Firefighters braved dangerous conditions to tackle a fire in the vandalised former Kirklees College building in Portland Street

Obituary: Huddersfield teacher and golfer Seamus McMahon

Man spent 27 years as school's deputy head

Wheelchair sports star Joseph Lawrence instructs lawyers to investigate if Huddersfield firms caused his cancer

Ex-employees of Foster Wheeler and LB Holliday urged to come forward

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Huddersfield firefighters attend blaze at former Kirklees College building

Firefighters braved dangerous conditions to tackle a fire in the vandalised former Kirklees College building in Portland Street

Obituary: Huddersfield teacher and golfer Seamus McMahon

Man spent 27 years as school's deputy head

Wheelchair sports star Joseph Lawrence instructs lawyers to investigate if Huddersfield firms caused his cancer

Ex-employees of Foster Wheeler and LB Holliday urged to come forward

Thinking of trading during the Tour de Yorkshire? Kirklees to host roadshows offering help and advice

Disruption on roads expected to be far less than the Tour de France

Former Huddersfield refugees appeal to Prime Minister to overturn ban on parents attending daughter's funeral

Zimbabwean relatives barred from attending child's funeral by Home Office

Huge potholes cause nightmare for wheelchair users at Waves in Slaithwaite

Rough ride for Liam Centeno and his friends

Campaigner Jean Goodison on the warpath over broken heating at Queensgate Market

Petition launched to put heat under Kirklees Council bosses

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi

Baroness Warsi accuses government of creating a lack of trust in Muslim community

Both Labour and the Coalition accused of 'non-engagement'

Ukip MEP Amjad Bashir who represents Huddersfield is suspended by his party ... and defects to Tories

Ukip says it is looking at "grave" financial allegations against the Yorkshire and Humber MEP

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils

What's on this week at Kirklees and Calderdale councils

School transport talks for Kirklees councillors while Calderdale will discuss webcasting council meetings

Brighouse woman Jane Speller to hold fundraising night for a non-animal medical research charity Dr Hadwen Trust

The buffet and quiz night will be held next month in aid of the Dr Hadwen Trust

Butterley Reservoir Spillway, Marsden.

Save Butterley Spillway Group contines battle to save Victorian stucture from tonnes of concrete

Planning inquiry goes on after Kirklees Council drops its objections

Special service held in Huddersfield to welcome the new Bishop of Huddersfield, the Rt Revd Dr Jonathan Gibbs

The civic service took place at Huddersfield Parish Church over the weekend

Search is underway for Huddersfield's Pet Idol

Do you own the cutest pet in our circulation area

Black ice sends gritter careering into wall in the Wellhouse area of Golcar in Huddersfield

Specialist recovery team needed after rear wheels were left hanging in mid air

62-year-old Almondbury drugs mule Penderel Evans jailed for £240,000 drugs offences

Caught red-handed bringing drugs back into West Yorkshire from Liverpool

The Big Picture - this week it's Matt Turner's beautiful landscapes

We feature the work of amateur photographers from the Huddersfield area - this week it's Matt Turner

Peahen spotted in Birkby garden!

But she's not the most unusual animal spotted on the loose in Huddersfield

Man escapes serious injury after his electric heater caught fire while he was sleeping at his Cleckheaton home

The property, which suffered substantial fire damage, had no working smoke alarms

Female shop worker is subjected to a terrifying knife-point robbery at the One Stop Shop in Almondbury

Police are now searching for two men following the attack at the store in Fernside Avenue where cash was taken from the till

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Huddersfield firefighters attend blaze at former Kirklees College building

Thinking of trading during the Tour de Yorkshire? Kirklees to host roadshows offering help and advice

Former Huddersfield refugees appeal to Prime Minister to overturn ban on parents attending daughter's funeral

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