Dewsbury’s Sweeney shines to overcome Regan in latest Spen Winter Sweep

DEWSBURY bowler Michael Sweeney was the 11th winner of the Spen Winter Sweep competition last Saturday.

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Will this crash on the M62 in West Yorkshire affect your commute home tonight?

Will this crash on the M62 in West Yorkshire affect your commute home tonight?

Three lanes of the M62 are closed as emergency services deal with a collision between a HGV and a car.
Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

Revealed: The number of complaints received by each Yorkshire train company in 2017

The Office for Road and Rail has revealed how many complaints passengers made against rail firms in 2017 - and what their biggest gripes were.
A WHOPPER: The Big Big Camera will be at The National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield.

How Ian Beesley used one of the world’s biggest cameras to take intimate portraits of former miners

It was while rooting around a storage room that Ian Beesley stumbled across the inspiration for his latest project – a giant camera, 8ft long and 5ft high, one that takes four people to move and which was built to use film that isn’t made anymore.

Cleckheaton Under-13s earned an impressive win over Old Brods despite four of the team playing their first game of rugby union.

Cleckheaton youngster Pippa impresses at performance trials

Cleckheaton Girls rugby player Pippa Curley has gained successful entry into the England Rugby Developing Player Programme (ERDPP).

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The stylish Absalon Hotel on Helgolandsgade, Vesterbro.

Travel: Keep on running in stylish and cosmopolitan Danish capital

A large chunk of our great continent which has eluded me until now is Scandanavia, so when I took the plunge and decided to visit Copenhagen, in a country thought to be one of the happiest in the world, I couldn’t wait to get there.
The mobile dental unit is returning to Dewsbury this Saturday

Extra free dental clinic returns to Dewsbury this Saturday

People in Dewsbury who are finding it difficult to access dental care have another opportunity to receive free, pain-relieving treatment.

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TV Choice: What to download or stream this week

There's a world of entertainment out there - here's some of the stuff you could watch from Saturday January 22

TV Choice: Five of the best shows this week

Lowdown on the listings - what to watch or record from Saturday January 20.
Lucille (LEONIE ELLIOTT), Valerie Dyer (JENNIFER KIRBY), Nurse Trixie Franklin (HELEN GEORGE), Nurse Barbara Hereward (CHARLOTTE RITCHIE) - (C) Neal Street productions - Photographer: Nicky Johnston.

TV Highlight AND TRAILER: Call The Midwife delivers again

Call The Midwife, Sunday, 8pm, BBC One

RAIL REVAMP: State of the art signalling equipment will replace old equipment.

Rail project signals new era for area

Network Rail’s latest work to upgrade signalling in Huddersfield and Dewsbury will take place this weekend as part of the Great North Rail Project.

Neato Botvac WiFi Connected Robotic Vacuum Cleaner, 649.99,

Gadgets: 5 of the best Robot vacuum cleaners

We look at 5 of the best Robot vacuum cleaners

Gardening gauntlets cream leather and English rose linen

Gardening: 5 of the best garden gloves

We look at 5 of the best garden gloves

An accident is causing traffic delays

Traffic delays after serious accident in Ravensthorpe

A road accident is causing traffic delays and disruption to bus services.

Kirklees Magistrated Court in Huddersfield. (D525A439)

Latest court reports from Kirklees Magistrates

Numbers refer to defendants’ ages. The latest court reports as published in the Reporter Series January 18 edition are published below.

Paul Sykes will lead Dewsbury Rams out on Sunday ahead of his testimonial match against Bradford Bulls.

Sykes honoured to earn testimonial

PAUL SYKES will see his glittering career honoured on Sunday when he leads hometown side Dewsbury Rams out in his testimonial game against the club where he started his career 19 years ago, Bradford Bulls.

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Catholic Action, gig in Leeds.

Fans ready for Action at Leeds venue

Glasgow’s Catholic Action have announced a 14-date UK headline tour, which will bring their raucous live show to venues across the country, including Leeds.

Roads are closing after flooding

Road closures and traffic delays around Yorkshire

Flooding and wintry weather has been causing road closures and traffic delays around the county this morning.

Crackenedge power into WR County Trophy last 16

Crackenedge power into WR County Trophy last 16

Crackenedge produced an impressive display to defeat Robin Hood Athletic 6-3 and power into the last 16 of the West Riding County FA Challenge Trophy last Saturday.

Hanging Heaton's Joe Jagger slots a 0penalty into the top corner on his way to scoring five goals against Wellington Westgate last Sunday.

Navigation hit fine form ahead of table topping showdown

Navigation remain four points clear at the top of the Heavy Woollen Sunday League Premier Division following a 4-1 win away to FC Walkers Hounds.

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