West Yorkshire News

It's a girl! Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to a girl

New princess born on May 2 weighs 8lbs 3oz

The Big Picture: Expat David Hobson's Yorkshire pride

The Big Picture: David Hobspon
Check out David Hobson's colourful gallery

Missing Shepley First World War plaque turns up at auction - 200 miles away

Kirkburton parish councillor Dave Bradbury hopes to bring it back to village

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It's a girl! Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to a girl

New princess born on May 2 weighs 8lbs 3oz

The Big Picture: David Hobspon

The Big Picture: Expat David Hobson's Yorkshire pride

Check out David Hobson's colourful gallery

Missing Shepley First World War plaque turns up at auction - 200 miles away

Kirkburton parish councillor Dave Bradbury hopes to bring it back to village

Clr Vivien Lees-Hamilton.

Councillor Vivien Lees-Hamilton calls in police over confrontation with Kirklees Council road contractors

Mayor of Mirfield left "frightened" by workmen who blocked her car

Video: Mother's heartfelt appeal as arsonist remains free - 18 years after her son's death

Joe McCafferty was just seven-years-old when he suffered fatal in an arson attack in Marsh

Joshua Rowe locked up for nine years after Dalton machete attack

Victim almost died after arm was almost 'amputated' and he lost two litres of blood

Clr Nicola Turner, Colne Valley Lib Dem

Local elections 2015: The Liberal Democrats share some of their policies for Kirklees

Liberal Democrats put community and democracy at heart of local campaign

Local elections 2015: TUSC shares some of its policies for Kirklees

Why the TUSC says change is needed inside Kirklees Council

The devastating scene in the Almondbury/Farnley Tyas area after contractors from Norther Powergrid struck

Almondbury residents angered after mature oak trees felled

Contractor for Northern Powergrid said to be responsible

Former Zetland landlord Christopher Baird sentenced to 100 hours community service after admitting VAT offences

Baird, 39, failed to provide the correct receipts when he filed a tax return for the pub

Thrills and spills as the Tour de Yorkshire gets underway

Huge crowds turn out at watch riders complete Stage 1 from Bridlington to Scarborough but slippery roads take their toll

25-year-old man found dead at his home in Dalton

Police cordoned off the house at Langdale Drive on Friday morning

Prolific burglar Michael Jefferson jailed over Ferrari thefts

Brighouse man targeted two replica vehicles worth around £60,000 a piece

Sir Bradley Wiggins at the start of the Tour de Yorkshire between Bridlington and Scarborough. Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Tour de Yorkshire 2015: Riders get underway

Riders set off on Stage 1 in Bridlington with Huddersfield cycling fans and shoppers getting in the mood with our TdY photobooth

Man subjected to terrifying 'car jacking' in Kirkheaton

Police have recovered the vehicle but are appealing for witnesses

Colne Valley fundraiser Jennifer Smith-Wignall releases uplifting poetry book to raise funds for Kirkwood Hospice

The money from Little Book of Poems will be given to the charity's family care team

LOOK: Pedal for Pounds riders head off to Blackpool

Huddersfield Town's latest fundraising ride is underway

Man threatened with firearm at his home by gang of five men in Thornhill Lees

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident at Slaithwaite Road

Voluntary organisations 'swamped' by welfare benefits confusion, claims report from Involve Yorkshire & Humber

Groups such as Kirklees Citizens' Advice & Law Centre under pressure

Chief constable Mark Gilmore

West Yorkshire's top cop still suspended after nearly a year

Mark Gilmore's salary while suspended would have funded seven PCSOs

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Blackpool vs Huddersfield Town abandoned after pitch invasion

The Big Picture: David Hobspon

The Big Picture: Expat David Hobson's Yorkshire pride

Reader picture competition: Your entries for May

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