Imam Questioner From BBC Live Debate Suspended by Employers

By GRAHAME ANDERSON An imam from Gloucester has been suspended from his job as a primary school deputy head following his appearance on the BBC's...

West Yorkshire Police Arrest 44 in Historic Child Abuse Investigation

West Yorkshire Police have arrested 44 people as part of a major historic child abuse investigation detectives in Kirklees arrested 36 men and three...

Help Us Get Parking Right for You

Kirklees Council is asking residents for their say on how parking in Huddersfield and Dewsbury town centres can be made better. Today an online survey...

Rat-infested Huddersfield Takeaway Fined and Temporarily Closed

Kirklees Council has prosecuted the owner of Huddersfield Town Centre takeaway after a live rat ran past inspectors during their visit. Munawar Sharif (58), Director of...

Yorkshire Schools Invited to Join ‘Recycle with Michael’ Challenge

Yorkshire schools are being encouraged to 'Recycle with Michael', as part of an initiative by The Salvation Army Trading Company Ltd to divert thousands...

Jo Cox: Three Years On

Sunday 16 June marks the third anniversary of Batley & Spen MP Jo Cox’s murder and the week after that is the third anniversary...

Full programme of events to celebrate Refugee Week 2019

There’s a whole host of celebratory events taking place across Kirklees to mark Refugee Week this month. Refugee week - from 17-23 June - is...

New App Gives Parents 50 Things to do With Children Under Five in Kirklees

A new smartphone app is being launched in Kirklees to give parents 50 activities they can do with their children before they turn five...

Chef at Batley Curry House Scoops Starring Role in Touring Play

A CHEF from a Batley curry house is to star on stage in a deliciously entertaining comedy show. The Chef Show is a story about...

Batley Plaza Set To Turbo Charge Areas Regeneration

By GRAHAME ANDERSON New life is set to regenerate the centre of Batley as work nears completion on a modern 29,000 square foot retail and...