West Yorkshire News

The construction of the M62

The calm before the storm: amazing pictures of the M62 under construction 45 years ago

See the motorway take shape — and the building of Scammonden Bridge

Calderdale rail campaigners call for better services for Brighouse

Brighouse station
Plea for more Sunday services

Number of registered voters in Huddersfield has fallen by nearly 4,000 in the past year

According to the figures the area has suffered one of biggest drops nationally

All stories

The construction of the M62

The calm before the storm: amazing pictures of the M62 under construction 45 years ago

See the motorway take shape — and the building of Scammonden Bridge

Brighouse station

Calderdale rail campaigners call for better services for Brighouse

Plea for more Sunday services

Number of registered voters in Huddersfield has fallen by nearly 4,000 in the past year

According to the figures the area has suffered one of biggest drops nationally

Girls got brass: Huddersfield Tea & Tarts WI musical novices start up brass band to perform at Royal Albert Hall

They will head to the revered brass band venue in June to join in the WI centenary celebrations

Fixby Junior and Infant School teacher Elinor Priestley to embark upon trip of a lifetime as part of mission to save endangered Moon Bears

Elinor has been campaigning hard with her year five students for action to stop their bile being used in traditional Chinese medicine

Dream Homes: Buckfield House, Almondbury

In the latest in our Dream Homes series, we take a look at Buckfield House, Almondbury - on the market for £900,000.

Bricklayer Jonathan Clegg killed two pet snakes with eight-inch knife

The 30-year-old called police himself and was discovered still clutching the knife he'd used

Huddersfield firms supply golf's revered Green Jacket

The winner of the 2015 US Masters golf tournament at Augusta will be presented with a Green Jacket made of Huddersfield cloth

Pictures: Farm lets Twitter followers get up close and personal with 24-hour lambing

Robert Nicholson on the trials and tribulations of lambing season at Cannon Hall Farm

Ambulance

A man has been injured in a building-site fall in Dewsbury

Fire crews and paramedics were called to Caledonian Road, Saville Town

Volunteers create new community garden in Rastrick

New look to barren strip of land

Man attacked in Slaithwaite pub with meat cleaver

West Yorkshire Police are investigating the Saturday night attack on a 28-year-old man

Man assaulted after being threatened with a pitchfork and knives in Birkby

Police are investigating the robbery which happened on Saturday

UK solar eclipse 2015: Huddersfield plunged into darkness in biggest blackout since 1999

At its peak only 10 per cent of the sun will be visible in Huddersfield as the moon passes across its surface

Major housing plan for Dalton unveiled

Plans show nearly 130 houses could be built on former industrial mill site

Minister defends new franchise for East Coast line

Partnership between Virgin and Stagecoach new running service

Man held over nightclub attack near Club Mission in Leeds

Police thank public for help and ask for further assistance in identifying a man from CCTV

The Duke and Duchess of York

LOOK: The Queen Mother in Batley — fascinating archive pictures from when the Duke and Duchess of York came to town in 1928

Royal pair visited in 1928 to open extension to Batley hospital

Police launch new tests to trap West Yorkshire's drug drivers

Fears as drivers are menace on the roads

Search for relatives of wartime Lancaster Bomber crewman Flight Engineer Ernest Booth from Skelmanthorpe

Plans for a memorial decades after war

Videos & Photos

The construction of the M62

The calm before the storm: amazing pictures of the M62 under construction 45 years ago

Girls got brass: Huddersfield Tea & Tarts WI musical novices start up brass band to perform at Royal Albert Hall

Dream Homes: Buckfield House, Almondbury

Journalists

Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Val Javin
Features Editor
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent