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Tighter controls by Kirklees Council on lap dancing and strip clubs to be brought in which could see licences revoked

Kirklees Council to become last area in West Yorkshire to adopt new powers

Four arrested and axe recovered at Dewsbury Asda after fight breaks out

Trouble flared inside before escalating outside with a weapon

Taste Trail cancelled ahead of Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival

Festival itself looks set to be biggest yet

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Tighter controls by Kirklees Council on lap dancing and strip clubs to be brought in which could see licences revoked

Kirklees Council to become last area in West Yorkshire to adopt new powers

Four arrested and axe recovered at Dewsbury Asda after fight breaks out

Trouble flared inside before escalating outside with a weapon

Taste Trail cancelled ahead of Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival

Festival itself looks set to be biggest yet

First accidentally doubled the cost of its weekly bus and train ticket - because of an admin error

Holme Valley to Leeds commuters promised refund after First accidentally DOUBLES ticket price

'Admin error' lead to 99% rise in combined rail and bus ticket

Man knocked unconscious in Huddersfield town centre altercation

A 23-year-old man was taken to LGI with head injuries after Byram Street fight

Huddersfield skip company Hunter Group branded 'garbage' after failing to collect full containers

Hunter Group, of Lockwood, blasted after leaving festival organisers and residents with skips for months

Council approves plan for development in Grimescar Valley

Campaigners 'disgusted' as councillors approve plan for 190 homes in Grimescar Valley

Developers win backing to build in Huddersfield beauty spot after campaigners' pleas to save valley

Father and son Christopher and Billy Callaghan convicted of fly-tipping

Council pledge to get tough on the rubbish dumpers

Look: Can you identify four suspects wanted for interview following Boxing Day fox hunt protestor assault at Jack O'Mitre pub in Scammonden?

Police attended the scene to respond to allegations

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RECAP: Kirklees Council planning committee approves plan for 190 homes in Grimescar Valley

Re-read the debate at Huddersfield Town Hall, including campaigners fighting to save Grimescar Valley — but losing the battle

Burst water pipe in Meltham throws up 25m fountain

James Hamby captured the impressive fountain on video

Mirfield housing plans shelved at 11th hour

Developer's decision greeted with caution by campaigners

Stolen car torched in Lower Fitzwilliam Street

Police were forced to close the road to allow fire crews to tackle the fire

Kirklees Council reveals shock details about weight of some wheeled bins

Councillor explains reasons behind bin plans by Kirklees Council

Emley mum Rachel Hale crowned Novice Strongwoman at XL Strength Games

Mum-of-two can lift up to 90kilos and pull a van along with a rope and her bare hands

South Avenue, Cowlersley

Kevin Goodman, 76, died from hypothermia after living in 'freezing' Cowlersley home

He and his brother Keith had plenty of money but chose not to put central heating on

Roy Allen Stobbs

Meltham sex offender Roy Stobbs jailed again for child porn crimes

Meltham man breached order weeks after release from prison

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Paul Thornton jailed for a spate of burglaries in Dewsbury town centre

Kirklees Magistrates' Court heard that the 37-year-old smashed his way into several stores using a crowbar

Former Ivy House Inn, Ivy Street, Crosland Moor, Huddersfield.

Illegal immigrants arrested in Huddersfield raid at former Ivy House Inn

Home Office claim they acted on a tip-off from the public

Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Joshua Regan spat at police officer that helped paramedics trying to treat him

Kirklees magistrates heard that the Mirfield man had been jailed previously for assaults on police

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Four arrested and axe recovered at Dewsbury Asda after fight breaks out

Taste Trail cancelled ahead of Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival

Man knocked unconscious in Huddersfield town centre altercation

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