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Arrest made in Huddersfield murder investigation

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a 79-year-old man was found in Huddersfield.

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The Hillsborough disaster

South Yorkshire Police chief describes Hillsborough disaster as 'appalling tragedy'

South Yorkshire Police's Chief Constable has described the Hillsborough disaster as an 'appalling tragedy'.
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Police concerned for missing Chloe, 16

Police concerned for missing Chloe, 16

Concerns are growing for the welfare of a teenager who has been missing since Sunday.

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Fans trying to avoid the crush at Hillsborough in 1989

BREAKING: Six individuals to face charges over Hillsborough disaster

Criminal charges are to be brought over the deaths of 96 football fans at a game in Sheffield 28 years ago, it was announced this morning.
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VIDEO: Sir Vince Cable urges firms to back £1m Weston Park Cancer Charity 2020 For Business Appeal

Sir Vince Cable took time out of his campaign to become the next Liberal Democrat leader to urge business leaders to back a £1 million appeal boosting world leading cancer services in Sheffield.
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Hillsborough football stadium.

BREAKING: No organisations to face prosecution over Hillsborough disaster

Prosecutors announced today that no organisations are to face prosecution over the Hillsborough disaster.

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The M1 is currently blocked between junctions 36 and 37. Google Street View

BREAKING: M1 closed in both directions in South Yorkshire due to police incident

A stretch of the M1 in South Yorkshire is currently closed in both directions due to a police incident.

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Whitcliffe Mount Sports Centre.

LETTER: Farcical to stage two big events on same day

Why is it that the Whitcliffe Mount Foundation Building open day collides with the annual Cleckheaton Folk Festival?

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Dewsbury town centre.

LETTER: Our once proud town needs to breathe again

In late 1972, I left Dewsbury for the bright lights of London with little regret.
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M62 motorway re-opened after HGV and caravan crash but delays continue

M62 motorway re-opened after HGV and caravan crash but delays continue

All lanes of the M62 have been re-opened following a crash between a lorry and a caravan but motorists are being warned they still face delays.

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Rain clouds have been sweeping across Yorkshire (Image: Met Office)

Yorkshire weather: Heavy rain and strong winds to last

What a difference a week makes.

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WELL CONNECTED: An elderly resident at Wellington Court gets some expert help during the special visit.

Elderly are up to speed with web

An evening of samosas and charged laptops connected the elderly of Wellington Court to the internet during a special visit.

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The woman was walking along 'The Tops' in Thornhill when she was attacked. Picture: Google

Woman, 18, left unconscious after being attacked on Dewsbury footpath

An 18-year-old woman was left unconscious after being assaulted by a man on a footpath in Dewsbury.

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Latest planning applications

Latest planning applications

Here are the latest applications that have been submitted, approved and refused by Kirklees Council’s planning department.

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Officers are appealing for information

Bandana-clad robber and accomplice threaten men at knifepoint in Huddersfield

Two men used a knife to threaten another pair as they demanded their money and phones.
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How a Dewsbury hospital is calming children’s nerves

How a Dewsbury hospital is calming children’s nerves

Children who are nervous about visting hospital are having their fears calmed thanks to an innovative new concept.

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SHEER GLASS: Nadine Coyle.

Specs appeal contest - do your eyes have it? You could win £10,000

THIS is the last chance for Batley’s most striking specs wearers to show off their style and be in with a chance of winning £10,000 cash and £1,000 worth of new glasses.

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Man in his 70s hurt in Dewsbury crash

Man in his 70s hurt in Dewsbury crash

An elderly man has been injured in a collision in Dewsbury.

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Haydn Avenue, Stanley, Wakefield. Photo: Google

Man dead after reports of assault in Wakefield

A MAN has died after he was reportedly assaulted  in Wakefield today.
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