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The former North Bierley water treatment works (centre of picture) could become a 500,000sq ft industrial and business park under plans tabled by Keyland Developments

New M62 business park at Chain Bar could create 1,000 jobs

About 1,000 jobs could be created by turning North Bierley water treatment works into a site for industrial units, it is claimed

Century-old pictures of Yorkshire's coastal resorts like you've never seen them before

Children's Corner, Bridlington
And you'll be surprised to find out where they came from

Runaway van that killed Dewsbury mum-of-four Simran Ahmed was left in neutral with brake 'partially applied', court told

The white Ford Transit Connect which struck mum-of-four Simran Ahmed can be seen in the centre of the picture
Mohammed Karani, of Batley, denies causing the death of Simran Ahmed by careless or inconsiderate driving last April

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The former North Bierley water treatment works (centre of picture) could become a 500,000sq ft industrial and business park under plans tabled by Keyland Developments

New M62 business park at Chain Bar could create 1,000 jobs

About 1,000 jobs could be created by turning North Bierley water treatment works into a site for industrial units, it is claimed

Children's Corner, Bridlington

Century-old pictures of Yorkshire's coastal resorts like you've never seen them before

And you'll be surprised to find out where they came from

The white Ford Transit Connect which struck mum-of-four Simran Ahmed can be seen in the centre of the picture

Runaway van that killed Dewsbury mum-of-four Simran Ahmed was left in neutral with brake 'partially applied', court told

Mohammed Karani, of Batley, denies causing the death of Simran Ahmed by careless or inconsiderate driving last April

The Mirfield 25 site on land off Leeds Road and Slipper Lane in Mirfield

Plans for 166 new homes in Mirfield may bring £1,000,000 windfall - but it could have been up to £4,000,000

Mirfield Free Grammar and Old Bank schools set for cash boost

Cyclist and Colne Valley High School Student, Emelia Clarke, who has been asked to represent Yorkshire in the Sainsburys School Games

Colne Valley High School pupil whizzing to success after being selected to represent Yorkshire for cycling in the Sainsbury's School Games

Emelia Clarke started has come on leaps and bounds after taking up the sport only six months ago

Fire at Peridot Fold, Fartown

Man arrested over suspected arson attack in Fartown

Police believe attack on flat in Peridot Fold was "targeted"

Isaac Atkinson

Skate4Isaac hopes to secure more funds thanks to Holmfirth snapper

Alexis Smith is hoping to raise money for skatepark in memory of Isaac Atkinson

Police guard the scene near where the body of a 46-year-old woman was found in Leeds Road, Dewsbury

Police return to Dewsbury street where woman's body found

Detectives await results of post-mortem examination

Police are appealing for information

Police to test dog which bit child in Highfields to discover whether it's a banned breed

Police await tests on seized dog

Wigan Casino dancers in 1975

Northern Soul movie rekindles memories of big Huddersfield nights

Find out more about Huddersfield's northern soul heritage as well as watching the movie trailer and seeing pictures from the legendary Wigan Casino

Huddersfield Thespians in 1948 when staging Anthony Ireland's Byron In Piccadilly presented in St Patrick's Hall

Future of Huddersfield Thespians theatre group in 'serious doubt'

The shocking news was revealed on the front page of the society's newsletter, which called for an 'extraordinary board meeting'

Fire at Peridot Fold, Fartown

Firefighters rescue two men after Fartown arson attack

The two residents rang 999 just before 5am this morning after a smoke alarm alerted them to a fire near the front door of their first floor flat in Peridot Fold

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Isaac Nash memorial service: 'Our grief is tremendous but our love is bigger' say family of boy swept out to sea

Dad's emotional tribute to 12-year-old lost at sea off Anglesey

Elmwood Close, Highfields, Huddersfield

Three-year-old Huddersfield boy bitten by pitbull-type dog

Police seize dog and arrest a 21-year-old man under Dangerous Dogs Act

Huddersfield free town bus in front of Huddersfield station

Campaign to save Huddersfield's free town bus starts to motor

Social enterprise, donation box or retailer funding being explored

Pennine Sailing Club holds world record race in memory of sailing champion Andrew 'Bart' Simpson

Bart's Bash saw over 10,000 sailors compete at sailing clubs across the world

Kirklees Council logo

Kirklees Council spends £250,000 on language translation services - but unit also generates money

Costs revealed through Freedom of Information request

Anita and Allan Broadhead posing with their photograph find outside the Denby Dale branch of Kirkwood Hospice

Family historian Allen Broadhead turns detective after finding century-old photograph in Kirkwood Hospice shop

Allan tracks down relatives of Hatterstone family

Jack and Betty Brown

Diamonds are an Almondbury couple Betty and Jack Brown's best friend as they celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary

Betty and Jack Brown are the latest of four Huddersfield siblings to celebrate the milestone achievement in the same year

Gary and Hazel Cooper

Huddersfield couple Hazel and Gary Cooper's love glitters like gold as they celebrate 50 happy years together

And Hazel and Gary Cooper, of Lindley, are just one of three generations who tied the knot on the same date

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Children's Corner, Bridlington

Century-old pictures of Yorkshire's coastal resorts like you've never seen them before

Police are appealing for information

Police to test dog which bit child in Highfields to discover whether it's a banned breed

Wigan Casino dancers in 1975

Northern Soul movie rekindles memories of big Huddersfield nights

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