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Westminster terror attack: Barry Sheerman faces Twitter backlash for "insensitive" tweets during parliament...
Barry Sheerman has faced a barrage of angry tweets over his "insensitive" twitter response to today's terror attack in London in which four people died. Huddersfield Labour MP Mr Sheerman was in the House of Commons when the attack took...
All four Kirklees MPs were caught up in the Westminster attack this afternoon. Barry Sheerman, Jason McCartney and Tracy Brabin were all in lockdown in the House of Commons after a policeman was stabbed and killed near parliament. The attacker was shot a
A council meeting had to be called off – after the ceiling started leaking. A full meeting of Kirklees Council had to be adjourned on Wednesday night when water started dripping down on councillors. The meeting in the main council chamber at Huddersfield
WHICH are Huddersfield’s steepest roads? The question for #AskExaminer was prompted by a BBC story which named the thigh-burning inclines in England, from the cobbled Gold Hill in Shaftesbury, Dorset - made famous by the 1973 Hovis advert - to the aptly-
Huddersfield Town players have been given a big morale boost by their most famous fan. Mirfield-born Hollywood star Sir Patrick Stewart treated the first team to a premiere of his new movie Logan. Sir Patrick hosted the X-Men spin-off film at Huddersfiel
Two men brawled outside Huddersfield Police Station became enemies following a baseball bat attack in Dewsbury. Basharat Hussain, 33, of Burnsall Avenue in Batley, pleaded guilty to using threatening behaviour when he appeared at Kirklees Magistrates’ Co
Two men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was badly hurt in a lunchtime shooting in a barber’s shop. The victim, thought to be in his 20s, suffered serious injuries in an incident which is thought to have taken place inside
A Kirklees Council bailiff suffered terrible injuries to his arm when he was attacked by a woman’s dog as he attended her home to collect debts. David Jones had to undergo corrective surgery after being savaged by a Japanese Akita at an address in Dewsbu
COLNE Valley MP Jason McCartney has asked the Health Secretary if he agrees with the plan to downgrade Huddersfield Royal Infirmary. The Conservative MP raised the issue with Jeremy Hunt during a meeting in the House of Commons about national A&E...
Two men will stand trial later this year after denying the attempted murder of a hairdresser in Huddersfield. Joshua Gibbon, 25 and Aaron Holroyd, 23 each denied five charges when they made their first appearance at Leeds Crown Court on Wednesday. Both p
Hundreds of MPs, including Jason McCartney and Barry Sheerman, are locked in the Houses of Parliament after a police officer was stabbed nearby. It is thought the assailant was shot by armed police. There are also reports of five people being deliberatel
A teenager is crowdfunding to help fulfil her ambition of becoming an Olympic athlete. Medal-winning Kyla Julien, of Dalton, dreams of representing Team GB at the Olympics as a taekwondo fighter. The 15-year-old has been training with Hillhouse-based Pre
A firm supplying trucks is set to create 16 jobs in a move to bigger premises. Truck supplier Mac’s Trucks aims to move from Outlane in August to a new building under construction at Lindley Moor. The steel frame of the building near the junction of Lind
A gang thought to be armed with baseball bats left a man seriously injured after an attack in Dewsbury town centre this morning. Police, including armed officers, attended this scene on Wellington Street at around 10am to reports that a man had been pull
A new community group has been set up to help people in need. Bread of Life is providing support for adults who may be homeless, lonely, depressed or those struggling to make ends meet by providing hot and cold drinks, soup, sandwiches cakes – and compan
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