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More than 30 shops are up for sale or to let in Huddersfield Town Centre

More pedestrian zones and greater numbers living there: Kirklees Council's 'masterplan' to save Huddersfield town centre

2,000 people living in town, but we can't determine the market says Clr Peter McBride

Batley pub Taverners Club destroyed by 4am blaze

The Taverners Club
Investigation into fire at Taverners Club on Heritage Road in Batley

The vineyard, the objectors and the 'vicious hate campaign' which engulfed a planning application in leafy Holmfirth

Holmfirth Vineyard owners the Shevelings and the area in question
The vineyard's owners said the issue had affected their child’s education and hobbies, while neighbours said the vineyard’s operations affected their quality of life

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More than 30 shops are up for sale or to let in Huddersfield Town Centre

More pedestrian zones and greater numbers living there: Kirklees Council's 'masterplan' to save Huddersfield town centre

2,000 people living in town, but we can't determine the market says Clr Peter McBride

The Taverners Club

Batley pub Taverners Club destroyed by 4am blaze

Investigation into fire at Taverners Club on Heritage Road in Batley

Holmfirth Vineyard owners the Shevelings and the area in question

The vineyard, the objectors and the 'vicious hate campaign' which engulfed a planning application in leafy Holmfirth

The vineyard's owners said the issue had affected their child’s education and hobbies, while neighbours said the vineyard’s operations affected their quality of life

John Benson leaving Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Marsh man John Benson in court after police raid on his home found almost 1,700 indecent images of children

The 65-year-old was caught after purchasing a DVD from a Canadian website with links to child pornography

Migrants wait inside the Keleti Railway Station in Budapest, Hungary

Want to help the refugees? The Carlile Institute has opened its doors to take donations of clothes, tinned food and medical items

Three Meltham organisations working together to take donations and equipment to help migrants

Chinese lanterns

Release of Chinese lanterns banned on Kirklees Council land

Paper lanterns can no longer be released from Castle Hill or local parks

Carr Top Lane

Go-ahead for housing on Golcar site - but Kirklees councillors want to see the design before final sign-off

Council papers show 24 letters of objection were submitted against the plans, with residents raising concerns about the impact on highways and loss of open space

The Post Office Hotel on Market Street, Milnsbridge

Former Milnsbridge pub the Post Office Hotel to become flats and cafe

Planning committee member Clr Mohan Sokhal said: “It has been empty seven or eight years – it’s an eyesore."

Are we fast food addicts? Figures show area as takeaway hotspot

There are 805 takeaway businesses across Kirklees and Calderdale, according to figures from the Food Standards Agency

Site of proposed Cummins Turbo Technologies factory at Ainley Top

Ainley Top villagers raise concerns over Cummins Turbo Technologies factory plan

Some described the plan as “ridiculous”, another said she was “gutted”, while others said they were pleased to see the company committing its future to West Yorkshire

Football League report on why Huddersfield Town fans won't get compensation for Blackpool abandonment published

Up to 200 Blackpool supporters invaded the pitch just after half-time forcing the game to be called off - leaving Town fans out of pocket

James Trotter, Jack Trotter and James Lilley

Jailed: Burglary gang who stole £150,000 of cars and jewellery are locked up

15 burglaries or attempted burglaries were committed at homes in Heckmondwike, Dewsbury, Gomersal, Cleckheaton, Huddersfield and Bradford

We asked Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman for his views on the candidates

Labour Party leadership election: What does Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman think of the candidates?

Labour veteran on the pros and cons of all four leadership hopefuls

The ceramic poppies at Yorkshire Sculpture Park and the Tower on London

Tower of London poppies go on display at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

The original sculpture Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red was created to mark the centenary of the First World War

Milnsbridge flasher: Do you recognise him?

A 20-year-old woman saw a man expose himself in Milnsbridge

Elland police operation: Six men in court charged with robbery offences

The Metropolitan Police are dealing with the case as part of an operation

Counter-terrorism police carry out a training exercise

Counter-terrorist police used in hunt for missing Huddersfield sex offender who fled UK to try and return home to Sudan

Police swooped on the 27-year-old's last known address in Hillhouse during the hunt for him which criss-crossed Europe

Survey reveals Huddersfield's property hotspots

New survey reveals Huddersfield's property hotspots — how pricey is your postcode?

HD3 - Lindley, Salendine Nook and Birchencliffe - on the rise in house price table

Proposed site of new Cummins' factory in Ainley Top

Cummins Turbo Technologies' Ainley Top factory: First picture reveals plans

An image has been released showing how a factory planned by Cumins Turbo Technologies at Ainley Top would look

Yorkshire paramedic's banter with call centre staff sees him sacked and banned from the profession

Nigel Roberts made rude comments while at incident

Videos & Photos

More than 30 shops are up for sale or to let in Huddersfield Town Centre

More pedestrian zones and greater numbers living there: Kirklees Council's 'masterplan' to save Huddersfield town centre

John Madigan's home on Thornhill Road, Longwood

Former Conservative Club turned spacious family home: Take a tour of our Property of the Week

Are we fast food addicts? Figures show area as takeaway hotspot

Journalists

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