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Members of Music for the Deaf signing and singing Choir during a rehearsal at the Huddersfield Methodist Mission with (left to right) Liz Thomas, Helen Mitchell and Jess Baker who were leading the session

Huddersfield's Music and the Deaf charity to move to Halifax's Eureka!

Music and the Deaf needs more space as its services grow in demand

Property trader masterminded a £3m mortgage fraud on homes in London, Kent and Huddersfield, court told

Rachel Gledhill (left) with Wayne and Wendy Stubbs
His girlfriend Rachel Gledhill from Milnsbridge claimed to be earning £67,000 a year as a self-employed IT consultant

Are health changes just shifting care responsibility onto local council?

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
First joint meeting of Kirklees and Calderdale Scrutiny Panels looks at community care and future hospital services

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Members of Music for the Deaf signing and singing Choir during a rehearsal at the Huddersfield Methodist Mission with (left to right) Liz Thomas, Helen Mitchell and Jess Baker who were leading the session

Huddersfield's Music and the Deaf charity to move to Halifax's Eureka!

Music and the Deaf needs more space as its services grow in demand

Rachel Gledhill (left) with Wayne and Wendy Stubbs

Property trader masterminded a £3m mortgage fraud on homes in London, Kent and Huddersfield, court told

His girlfriend Rachel Gledhill from Milnsbridge claimed to be earning £67,000 a year as a self-employed IT consultant

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Are health changes just shifting care responsibility onto local council?

First joint meeting of Kirklees and Calderdale Scrutiny Panels looks at community care and future hospital services

Gillette Rugby League Heritage Centre formerly at George Hotel, Huddersfield

George Hotel's Rugby League Heritage Centre memorabilia to go on tour - before heading back to new Huddersfield home

Exact details of the new home are not being revealed but both the John Smith’s Stadium and the University of Huddersfield have been mooted

Fish and chips are England's delicacy - don't forget the mushy peas

A healthier takeaway? Kirklee Council team aiming to get businesses to cut salts and fats in fast food

Results include a cut in salt levels, poaching instead of frying and reduced sugar drinks

Tony Wood and the stumps he used as a lad - 60 years earlier

Stumped - 60 years on! Former Huddersfield man Tony Wood finds childhood game still painted in ginnel cricket pitch

The cricket pitch he shared with school pals was created in a small ginnel, tucked away between the rows of weavers’ cottages, and the stumps were chalked on a wall

Steven Michael OBE, Chief Executive of South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Recovery College Kirklees launches to help people learn their way back to health

New classes will aid recovery from mental and physical ill-health

Anti-child sexual exploitation campaign poster

22 young girls in Kirklees currently at risk of child sexual exploitation, report reveals

Police and council explain the situation in our area after the horrifying revelations in Rotherham

Chris Roche on the challenging course

Huddersfield Hilly Half Marathon back for fourth year

The event will again see runners take on the challenging course of Huddersfield’s hilly terrains in support of Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice

Tom Lonsdale's picture of riders taking part in Trip Endura in the Himachel Pradesh, Himalyas in 2008

Marsden amateur motorbike photographer Tom Lonsdale hopes for a podium finish after gaining place in the final of nationwide contest

Landscape architect and urban designer, Tom Lonsdale, took up the hobby to combine his dual loves of biking and cameras

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 and beauty spots 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

Videos & Photos

Drive-by pizza theft captured on video

Gillette Rugby League Heritage Centre formerly at George Hotel, Huddersfield

George Hotel's Rugby League Heritage Centre memorabilia to go on tour - before heading back to new Huddersfield home

Fish and chips are England's delicacy - don't forget the mushy peas

A healthier takeaway? Kirklee Council team aiming to get businesses to cut salts and fats in fast food

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