1) ‘Once a hero, always a hero’ – Meltham community pays tribute to Private Tom Wroe one year after death in Afghanistan

A military parade from the Carlile Institute was followed by a memorial service at St Bartholomew’s Church

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2) New £22m Huddersfield University centre to get an early opening

A big Christmas push by construction workers means students and staff can look forward to state-of-the-art sport, leisure, catering and social facilities when it opens in mid-January next year

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3) Wet and windy yesterday ... but next weekend could be worse due to a tropical storm!

Yesterday’s powerful winds reached 42mph at Salendine Nook and when the showers came they were heavy

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4) HOST of artwork at Huddersfield Open Studios Trail

Events were spread across the borough and the Packhorse Gallery – one of the newest galleries in the town – was a hub of all things creative

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5) How housing market led to £2.8m care bill for Kirklees Council

The council, like all others, allow deferred payments to cover care costs for people with their own homes but no savings

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