In this week’s Dewsbury Reporter

In this week's Reporter...
In this week's Reporter...

In this week’s Reporter, a drunk has been jailed after battering a man with a shovel outside his Thornhill home.

Read about the schoolboy who was hit by a digger in Ravensthorpe, the historic Dewsbury tapestry that nearly ended up in a jumble sale, and the Thornhill man who beat a debilitating illness to run a marathon.

In our four page election special, find out how all the Dewsbury parliamentary candidates fared, the town’s former MP Simon Reevell says farewell, and hear from the councillors who’ll be representing you on Kirklees.

In sport, read about the warm-up for the Rams Challenge Cup tie against Super League big guns Warrington Wolves tomorrow.

Plus, see who’s been brought before the courts in our weekly round-up, plan your weekend with our WOW 24/7 entertainment guide and find your dream home in our 20-page property supplement!

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