Tracy Brabin MP raises Birstall crime wave in House of Commons plea

Batley and Spen MP Tracy Brabin has raised a spate of crimes in Birstall with a government Minister in a House of Commons debate. Discussing...

Kirklees Council throws weight behind social worker recruitment campaign

Kirklees Council is throwing its weight behind a new social workers recruitment campaign, ‘Improving Lives’. The campaign, which is being launched across Yorkshire and...

Kirklees Council named one of the best local authorities for tackling anti-LGBT bullying

Kirklees Council has been named one of the best local authorities for tackling anti-LGBT bullying and celebrating difference in its schools by Britain’s leading...

Firefighter Valentine encourages others to show the love for their local community

An on-call firefighter might be dashing away from his candlelit meal this February 14th- but his wife understands it’s all for the love of...

Oakwell Hall run half-term activity trail for families

Oakwell Hall and Country Park in Birstall is running one of its popular outdoor activity trails during February half term. This time the theme...

St.Valentine’s Cream Tea served at the Tolson Museum

There is still time to treat someone you love to a special St.Valentine's Cream Tea at Tolson Museum, Huddersfield, on Sunday, 17 February. The Friends...

Half term performance for children and families in the heart of community

A brand new play set in the Mangrove forests between India and Bangladesh is to be performed in venues across Dewsbury and Batley during...

Police investigations rule out Gas as cause of explosion in Batley

Five males suffered burn injuries following an explosion on Hick Lane in Batley on Wednesday. Officers were called at 6:47pm (6 February) to Hick Lane...

Tolson Museum holds family craft workshops

Children can have ‘SCRAPtastic’ fun at Tolson Museum in Huddersfield this half-term. On Wednesday, 20 February, fairandfunky will be bringing their popular family workshop to...

Kirklees Council awarded over £8 million for highway improvements

Kirklees Council has been awarded over £8 million to make highways improvements in key locations. The funding has been agreed by the West Yorkshire Combined...