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Emmerdale star, Dominc Brunt, with Megan Rosendale on the set of his new feature film, The Taking

Young Huddersfield actor Megan Rosendale lands star role in feature film The Taking

It is the latest of a string of accolades for the seven-year-old who is also a dab hand at dancing, ice skating and guitar

Drug runner Kabir Hussain fails in his bid to have his sentence reduced

Kabir Hussain
35-year-old told he must serve 12 years for conspiracy to supply class A drugs and money laundering offences

Three cars driven off by burglars in Brighouse and Halifax

Calderdale CID are linking two Hanoi burglaries

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Emmerdale star, Dominc Brunt, with Megan Rosendale on the set of his new feature film, The Taking

Young Huddersfield actor Megan Rosendale lands star role in feature film The Taking

It is the latest of a string of accolades for the seven-year-old who is also a dab hand at dancing, ice skating and guitar

Kabir Hussain

Drug runner Kabir Hussain fails in his bid to have his sentence reduced

35-year-old told he must serve 12 years for conspiracy to supply class A drugs and money laundering offences

Three cars driven off by burglars in Brighouse and Halifax

Calderdale CID are linking two Hanoi burglaries

Emma Boyes and her injured dad John Radford, now in a rehab centre in York

Family of brain damaged John Radford speak of "torturous" consequences of road clash as man guilty of dangerous driving incident

'No winners' as driver Michael Gledhill told he faces jail

Richard Parry, Director for Commissioning, Public Health and Adult Social Care at Kirklees Council

New health boss joins Kirklees Council on six-figure salary

Social worker Richard Parry will join Kirklees for a role advertised in the range of £110,000 and £121,000

Convicted burglar Scott Bolland

Burglar Scott Bolland who drank tea with his 84-year-old victim deserved his 45-month jail sentence, say Court of Appeal judges

He fleeced victim out of 90% of her bank balance

Kirklees Magistrate's Court

David Nutton in court after swearing at police when they found him sleeping on a Dewsbury Railway Station platform

Nutton admitted being drunk and disorderly in public at Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Shadow minister Liz Kendall visits Home Instead, Honley. Liz Kendall (right) meets Anna Kybaluk (staff member) and John Arkwright (client).

Vow to end 'scandal' of 15 minute home care visits as shadow minister Liz Kendall visits top Huddersfield care firm Home Instead Care

Labour shadow minister visited award-winning care provider in Honley

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Phillip Simpson caught drink-driving - after he beeped his horn as police drove past

Simpson, of Dewsbury Moor, was banned from the road for 18 months

Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Would-be thief breaks both legs in fall after attempted burglary at Clayton West

Ambulance responded to man who had fallen from scaffolding in the early hours of the morning

John Radford

Driver Michael Gledhill warned to expect jail after collision which left John Radford with severe brain damage

Judge adjourns sentence until November

Police incident, Wakefield Road, Aspley, Huddersfield.

Three arrested after broad-daylight stabbing at Relish Piri Piri in Wakefield Road, Huddersfield

Victim was taken by ambulance to Leeds General Infirmary

John Radford

Holmfirth driver Michael Gledhill found guilty of dangerous driving after smash left cyclist John Radford with serious brain injuries

A driver has been found guilty of dangerous driving in a smash which left cyclist John Radford with terrible brain damage.

Tesco

Troubled Tesco deal for Huddersfield town centre won't affect Kirklees coffers, say council chiefs

Kirklees says they have a legal agreement with the troubled supermarket giant

Calderdale Royal Hospital

A and E performance slips as Huddersfield and Calderdale doctors hit by surge of extra patients

Huddersfield MP says struggles show plan to consolidate emergency units is flawed

The home, with brown window frames (centre right), where a nine-year-old boy and a 44-year-old man have died following a house fire yesterday afternoon on Tennyson Close, Penistone

Penistone fire deaths: Father and son named

South Yorkshire Police said the fire was being treated as suspicious

Frozen movie

Festival of Light 2014: Frozen singalong revealed for event - plus more acts revealed

Plenty of attractions for families but main stage act has yet to be announced

A man, thought to be aged 20 and Eastern European, was found hanging from a tree in parkland off Track Road, Batley

Mum walking child to school finds man's body hanging from tree in Track Road, Batley

Police called as parents and children make way to school

Crash on M62

M62 wrong way crash: Holmfirth victim remains in hospital a week after incident

Holmfirth woman was driving an Audi on the M62 when she was hit head-on by Vauxhall car

Man stabbed in Birkby street brawl where gangs clashed with sticks and bars after car crash

The incident unfolded at around 11pm when police received reports of men fighting in the street with sticks and bars and a man being assaulted

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Emma Boyes and her injured dad John Radford, now in a rehab centre in York

Family of brain damaged John Radford speak of "torturous" consequences of road clash as man guilty of dangerous driving incident

Police incident, Wakefield Road, Aspley, Huddersfield.

Three arrested after broad-daylight stabbing at Relish Piri Piri in Wakefield Road, Huddersfield

Tesco

Troubled Tesco deal for Huddersfield town centre won't affect Kirklees coffers, say council chiefs

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