West Yorkshire News

Hundreds of entries in Slaithwaite Flower Show

Hard job for judges at 108th annual event

Huddersfield and District Archaeological Society reveals life with the Romans in Huddersfield

New book focuses on excavations at Slack Roman fort in Outlane, writes local archaeologist Gerrie Brown

Student Shaun Poucher plans charity run in dad's memory

Shaun Poucher is taking part in the Great North Run in his dad John's memory.
Fundraising on behalf of Macmillan Cancer Support

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Hundreds of entries in Slaithwaite Flower Show

Hard job for judges at 108th annual event

Huddersfield and District Archaeological Society reveals life with the Romans in Huddersfield

New book focuses on excavations at Slack Roman fort in Outlane, writes local archaeologist Gerrie Brown

Shaun Poucher is taking part in the Great North Run in his dad John's memory.

Student Shaun Poucher plans charity run in dad's memory

Fundraising on behalf of Macmillan Cancer Support

Rainy Golcar

Bank Holiday set to be a damp one in Huddersfield

Better week ahead for final week of school holidays

Rick and Maggie Starkey see 10 year dream finally come true as they take over The Clough House, Rastrick

Popular couple already own home just yards from the pub as well as The Roundhill Inn in the same area

North Kirklees mums to get new birthing centre at Dewsbury hospital

Mid Yorkshire Trust set to move baby doctors to Pinderfields

Man stabbed in Golcar incident just yards from scene of Sean Annandale attack a week earlier

Police stress no link with previous incident

The student hostels at Ashenhurst

Drunk teen burgled student hostel on way home from all night party

Court told of break-in after all-night party

Mother and daughter Andrea and Mikaela Peel preparing for The Great North Run

Moldgreen mum and daughter duo to take on Great North Run

Duo will run in memory of the late Michael Peel

Bee in meadow at Ainley Top, Huddersfield

The bee's knees! Green delight as new apiary opened at Kirklees College

Helping hand for Huddersfield's bee population

The council is setting up a new team to tackle extremism in young people

Kirklees looking for staff to root out child terrorists in the making

New jobs aim to stop youngsters being groomed by ISIS

Lexus Wakefield

Lexus Wakefield in court after spitting at police officer who arrested him for putting bottle of vodka down his trousers

Lexus Wakefield was upset as shoppers were staring at him as he was escorted by police through Asda

Police are investigating after the incident in Greenhead Park

Greenhead Park gang attack spark extra police patrols call

A woman was in the park with four young children when she was surrounded by a group of 12-15 teenagers who verbally abused and spat at her

Man using his mobile phone while driving, as many as 13% of drivers are still using hand-held mobile phones while at the wheel, according to a survey.

Police issue fine every three days in Kirklees for using mobile while driving

Of 1,000 people surveyed about hand-held and hands-free calls in the last year, almost a quarter admitted talking to a family member while driving

Mirfield residents could have to fork out up around £10k

£10 a vote: Is the latest Mirfield Town Council by-election the biggest waste of money yet?

Political row erupts over 'unnecessary' election that could end up costing more than £10,000 - and had just over 1000 votes

Wobbly Bob, from top left: James 'Dibble' Davison, Sumo, Jay Walshe, Phil Houlton, Gavin Brown. From bottom left: Joe Bicker, Piper Dawes

Ska poppers Wobbly Bob to headline Sparkle Stage at Manchester Pride

Band releasing their first ever single to put transgender issues in the limelight

Video link problems as boy charged with murder of Sean Annandale faces court

The Recorder of Leeds, Judge Peter Collier QC remanded the teenager, who cannot be identified, to youth detention accommodation after being told there was no bail application in his case

Kewz Bar, Queen Street, Huddersfield

An appalling display of public violence: Six jailed for running attack outside Huddersfield nightclub

Sentencing the group at Leeds Crown Court Judge Christopher Batty said he accepted they had been to some extent provoked but in all about 20 people joined in the running attack on the victim

Emergency services have found a body in the hunt for Robert Carter

Robert Carter: Police confirm man found dead in woods was missing man

File on death now passed to Coroner

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Hundreds of entries in Slaithwaite Flower Show

Huddersfield and District Archaeological Society reveals life with the Romans in Huddersfield

Rick and Maggie Starkey see 10 year dream finally come true as they take over The Clough House, Rastrick

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