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Under offer: Potential buyer for £1m Briarcourt in Lindley from Kirklees Council

Grade II building is under offer but Kirklees Council won't comment on sale potential

Lady Gaga studies? University of Huddersfield academic looks at icon's Telephone hit

Lady Gaga in Manchester
Dr Lisa Colton has contributed to Lady Gaga and Popular Music - Performing Gender, Fashion and Culture

West Yorkshire Police issue warning about suspicious advertising calls - for the West Yorkshire Police magazine

The force advises businesses to be on their guard against calls from individuals claiming to be calling on behalf of West Yorkshire Police

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Under offer: Potential buyer for £1m Briarcourt in Lindley from Kirklees Council

Grade II building is under offer but Kirklees Council won't comment on sale potential

Lady Gaga in Manchester

Lady Gaga studies? University of Huddersfield academic looks at icon's Telephone hit

Dr Lisa Colton has contributed to Lady Gaga and Popular Music - Performing Gender, Fashion and Culture

West Yorkshire Police issue warning about suspicious advertising calls - for the West Yorkshire Police magazine

The force advises businesses to be on their guard against calls from individuals claiming to be calling on behalf of West Yorkshire Police

Traffic on New Hey Road in Salendine Nook after the incident

Pensioners injured after collision with van in Salendine Nook

Van driver stopped at the scene following collision at 8.02am near New Hey Road

Huddersfield University pianist Philip Thomas' set for the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival evokes powerful emotions

A performance artfully designed to be enjoyed live

Firefighters are on strike for the weekend in their bitter row with the Government over pensions.

£800,000 saved in wages on striking firefighters used to pay for cover, report reveals

Money saved on staff wages for strikers has been spent on emergency cover

Number of foreign criminals arrested by West Yorkshire Police using European Arrest Warrant nearly doubles in four years

Arrests made under controversial EU legislation

M62 average speed checks during managed motorway works

M62 speed cameras: Hundreds of speeding tickets not issued due to wording mix up

The cameras to the west of Huddersfield along the M62 and M60 have been trapping speeders, but no fines issued because of a wording on the technical order

Obituary: Maureen Gallagher, a stalwart of the Irish community

Celebration of her life in Huddersfield next month

Huddersfield in fine tune as its 37th Contemporary Music Festival returns to the town

The event brings together performers from around the world for 10 days of events

M62 night time work will mean closures around Ainley Top junction 24

Work planned on the M62 sliproads at Junction 24

New Mill neighbours object to Holme Valley Land Charity proposal to turn 'public amenity' land into houses

Charity, at the heart of land ownership disputes, hopes to build homes on former church land

Could new jobs be on the way after firms snap up huge industrial space at business parks?

Three industrial units - two at Grange Moor and one at Dewsbury - have been bought by Green and Brown and UK Greetings Ltd respectively

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Heart surgery campaigners claim "postcode lottery" is affecting Kirklees

But NHS England denies any significant differences in Yorkshire

Over 1,000 people get into the Christmas spirit at Kirkwood Hospice's annual fair

The event, held at the John Smith's Stadium, is one of the charity's biggest fundraising events

Scissett songbirds give Band Aid a run for their money as they record eight track festive fundraising album

Money raised will go to St Augustine's Church roof fund

Abbey Place Dementia Care Home and (inset) Gemma Hannam

Relatives of dementia patients at soon-to-close Abbey Place Dementia Care Home given more time to find new places

All but two have found new homes, says Kirklees Council

Talented musical duo Rock My Reception shortlisted for prestigious Wedding Industry Awards

The Shelley-based band beat over 1,000 entrants to get to the finals in the best musical act category

Travellers pitch up at the former Motor World site in Pennine Business Park

Around a dozen caravans and vans arrived over the weekend - moving a concrete barrier into the road to gain access

Bella the dog found safe and well - after the driver seen 'snatching' her was actually taking her to kennels in Barnsley

Her owner John Clough has now thanked the driver for coming to the Staffy's rescue

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Under offer: Potential buyer for £1m Briarcourt in Lindley from Kirklees Council

Lady Gaga in Manchester

Lady Gaga studies? University of Huddersfield academic looks at icon's Telephone hit

M62 average speed checks during managed motorway works

M62 speed cameras: Hundreds of speeding tickets not issued due to wording mix up

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