West Yorkshire News

X Factor boy band Union J share their thoughts on their rising stardom, their upcoming release and becoming a 'modern day Westlife'

The talented four piece also sent Huddersfield Examiner readers Christmas message in the special interview

The Big Picture: Anna Christensen's unusual shots from around the UK

We want to showcase the work of amateur photographers with their finest shots - this week we feature Anna Christensen

See hundreds queue to meet X Factor boy band Union J for album signing at Huddersfield Morrisons in Waterloo

Some fans had been waiting since 7am to meet the stars and get their copy of their new album, You Got It All, signed

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X Factor boy band Union J share their thoughts on their rising stardom, their upcoming release and becoming a 'modern day Westlife'

The talented four piece also sent Huddersfield Examiner readers Christmas message in the special interview

The Big Picture: Anna Christensen's unusual shots from around the UK

We want to showcase the work of amateur photographers with their finest shots - this week we feature Anna Christensen

See hundreds queue to meet X Factor boy band Union J for album signing at Huddersfield Morrisons in Waterloo

Some fans had been waiting since 7am to meet the stars and get their copy of their new album, You Got It All, signed

£24k drugs find in Huddersfield puts Nazish Iqbal behind bars

Police find heroin worth £24,000

Johnnys in the 1990s

Legendary Huddersfield nightclub Johnnys opened an amazing 45 years ago this week - take a look back at some memorable nights

Just how the iconic Huddersfield club came about - and see pictures from 45 years of fun

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Magistrates grant "ban" on Meltham flats after repeated problems with anti-social behaviour

Police and council officials unite to take strict action

Burglar Burglary

Would you meet the man who burgled your house?

Restorative justice brings together people harmed by crime or conflict with those responsible for the harm, to find a positive way forward.

Newsome unique housing idea could cut £30k off fuel bills

Kirklees Council will explore possibility of 'passive house' idea for Newsome site sale

The not so festive Christmas card for the region's burglars.

West Yorkshire Police planning Christmas visits to 50 known burglars ahead of big day

Thieves will also receive Christmas cards from police to let them know they've got an eye on them

Make the most of falling fuel prices says economist who says it's a short-term "blip"

£1 a litre very unlikely despite recent cuts in price at pumps

Mark Noblet's stunning photograph features alongside those taken by stars in Willow's Stars on Canvas auction

Golcar man had 'special day' thanks to charity

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman and Colne Valley MP Jason McCartney

Huddersfield and Colne Valley MPs on English votes for English laws

Colne Valley's Jason McCartney said the proposals would increase fairness Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman said it would be hard to define which issues only affect England

Can you be Santa? Clare Harwood has 91 pressies for needy children - and wants charities to deliver them in time for Christmas

Care worker has loads of presents - and no one to give them to

June Langley

Thief June Langley who targeted the elderly in distraction raids is jailed for 5 years

“Courts have to send out a message they will protect the elderly from people like you," said judge

Huddersfield New College students stage World War One football match and celebrate raising of £6,000 for charity

Pupils at the town’s New College in New Hey Road put on two special events on the campus to celebrate raising over £6,000 for charities and to commemorate the First World War

Dave Hall, John Lambe, Luke Oliver and Kevin Byrne examining the part of Pioneer House formerly used as a restaurant.

Kirklees College students to become part of team behind massive Dewsbury Pioneer House restoration project

Pupils in the college's Dewsbury Construction Academy will help to renovate cornices, paint and work in other areas

Elderly man and daughter treated for effects of smoke after Marsh chip pan blaze

Man left pan on stove to write Christmas cards

A car submerged in flood water in Calder View, Lower Hopton.

WATCH: Heavy rain sees rivers burst their banks

Watch our video showing just how full local rivers and canals are

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's The White Hart, New Mill

Today's photos are from the White Hart, New Mill

Surjit Singh Sidhu and Nicola Bedford murdered Martin Ackroyd

They killed for kicks: Murderers of Newsome dad Martin Ackroyd jailed for minimum of 21 years each

The judge said Nicola Bedford and Surjit Sidhu were “drug addicts killing for kicks” when the attack on father-of-three Martin Ackroyd turned into murder

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X Factor boy band Union J share their thoughts on their rising stardom, their upcoming release and becoming a 'modern day Westlife'

The Big Picture: Anna Christensen's unusual shots from around the UK

See hundreds queue to meet X Factor boy band Union J for album signing at Huddersfield Morrisons in Waterloo

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