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Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Quarmby's Mohammed Zaheer jailed after drink-driving and ignoring his driving ban twice

Zaheer, 37, was jailed by a district judge when he appeared at Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Scammonden sailors' success nets them Yorkshire champions title

Two Scammonden sailors won the Yorkshire Cup after competiting in 24 hour race for charity

Former Comet store at Leeds Road Retail Park could become supermarket, TK Maxx or gym

Former Comet store, Leeds Road Retail Park, Huddersfield
Developer applies to Kirklees Council to ease restrictions following lack of interest from eligible businesses

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Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Quarmby's Mohammed Zaheer jailed after drink-driving and ignoring his driving ban twice

Zaheer, 37, was jailed by a district judge when he appeared at Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Scammonden sailors' success nets them Yorkshire champions title

Two Scammonden sailors won the Yorkshire Cup after competiting in 24 hour race for charity

Former Comet store, Leeds Road Retail Park, Huddersfield

Former Comet store at Leeds Road Retail Park could become supermarket, TK Maxx or gym

Developer applies to Kirklees Council to ease restrictions following lack of interest from eligible businesses

ATL claims

130 appeals against Kirklees Council school place allocation

Focus on planning future need rather than reacting, Kirklees says

Police are appealing for information

Woman, 41, had her bag snatched in Birkby

Police are appealing for anyone who may have seen suspects on Miln Road

cash, money

Huddersfield buyers only have small deposits to get first foot onto property ladder, survey reveals

Mortgage survey looks at thousands of home-buyers

Police

Three arrested after police pursuit ends in Birchencliffe

Police helicopter and dogs unit tasked to support in incident off Halifax Road

Brewing of green hops at Small World Beers, Shelley. L to r, Dave Hill and Pete Forder (joint owners, Small World Beers), Chris McHugh (manager of the Woodman Inn) and David Woodhead (Woodman Inn cellarman)

Shelley's Small World Beers brews up a true Yorkshire pint

A micro-brewery in Shelley has combined local spring water with Yorkshire-grown hops and malt to create a Yokshire-ness pale ale

Man found unconscious after Huddersfield town centre attack leaves hospital

The 23-year-old was left with serious facial injuries following a horrific early-hours attack in Huddersfield

Marsden bellringers

The bells, the bells: Bell ringers at Marsden's St Bartholomew's church say sorry to community after two years of practice

The sextet are now looking forward to a much more tuneful future after they successfully completed their first quarter peal

The Huddersfield District Committee is at 7pm on Tuesday at Huddersfield Town Hall

Potential £26k boost for Newsome ward road repairs at first Huddersfield District Committee on Tuesday

New Committee meets at Huddersfield Town Hall on Tuesday at 7pm

Bold as brass! Brighouse train passengers set for rousing wake-up call with launch of Brass Factor on Tuesday

The Wardle Academy Band will treat lucky travellers to the off-beat performances to celebrate the competition's expansion

To mark the second anniversary of his death, Tom’s dad Mick, mum Claire and sister Demi made a special visit to his graveside at Helme churchyard

Family pay tribute to Yorkshire Regiment soldier Tom Wroe of Meltham on second anniversary of his death

“We have lost a son and brother but heaven has gained a hero.”

Heritage open day at Huddersfield's Holy Trinity Church: treasurer and church warden Peter Skuse, left, Building Development Group chairman Sarah Wickham and parochial church council member Lyndy Cossey

The mysteries of Huddersfield's most historic buildings revealed at town's biggest heritage weekend

Hundreds of lucky visitors were invited inside dozens of iconic landmarks to learnt about their history and find out what goes on behind the scenes

Mohammed Azam Yaqoob, known as 'Mr Sparkles'

'Mr Sparkles' jailed for part in £5m drug conspiracy

Former Mirfield millionaire gets nine years

Cabinet member for children's services, Clr Jean Calvert

Young people with special needs in Kirklees supported up to the age of 25 under new law

Kirklees Council to adapt to new family law

Longwood Sing at Nab End Tower, Longwood. Musical director Suzanne Smelt.

Watch: Over 200 people sing clouds away at 141st Longwood Sing

Toddlers to the over nineties all played their part in performing a selection of rousing hymns accompanied by the Golcar Band

Seonaid Matheson and her daughter Ruby Paechter get stuck in at Huddersfield Town Hall

First ever Great Northern Ukulele Festival in Huddersfield strikes the right chord

The second ever event was so successful that organiser, Mary Agnes Krell, announced that it will become an annual event in the town

Police are treating these incidents as targeted attacks

Batley's Conway Crescent hit with more crimes following stun gun attack on mum and son

Police believe that a high speed car chase involving a gun and reports of shots fired in the street are linked

The scene in St George's Square after soccer fans clashed

Man left with serious facial injuries after early morning attack in Huddersfield - plus police deal with clashes between football fans

Huddersfield police believe that the incident was caused after a fight between five men outside Centro's takeaway spilled around the corner

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Scammonden sailors' success nets them Yorkshire champions title

cash, money

Huddersfield buyers only have small deposits to get first foot onto property ladder, survey reveals

Police

Three arrested after police pursuit ends in Birchencliffe

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