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...

Hundreds join Kirklees MPs to discuss ‘transformative solutions’ for district

Hundreds of Labour Party members from across Kirklees gathered in Huddersfield to discuss transformative ideas to shape the future of our district.   The event, which...

Batley and Spen MP slams Government for forcing taxpayers to fund police officers

Batley and Spen MP Tracy Brabin has slammed Government plans to force taxpayers to foot the bill for more police officers as “unjust and...

NSPCC and West Yorskshire Police urge parents to have online safety chats with children

The NSPCC and West Yorkshire Police are urging parents across the county to take just five minutes to have an online safety chat with...

Kirklees Council’s ambitious Local Plan another step closer

Kirklees Council's ambitious Local Plan is another step closer to completion following backing from a Government Planning Inspector. The Local Plan sets out the council's...

Dewsbury explorer to feature in BBC radio show

Amelia Oldroyd was an intrepid Victorian explorer who helped bring ancient Egyptian artefacts back to the people of Dewsbury - artefacts that are now...

Batley and Spen MP Tracy Brabin calls for smoking ban on hospital grounds

By SEHERISH MAHMOOD Tracy Brabin MP is calling on the Government to ban smoking in hospital grounds in a bid to ‘create a more pleasant,...

Castle Hill Ranger invites public to celebrate beginning of Spring

By SEHERISH MAHMOOD On Friday 1st February, the Castle Hill Ranger, Julian Brown, invites people to join him on a walk to enjoy the celebration...

Creative writing session at Birstall’s Oakwell Hall Country Park

By SEHERISH MAHMOOD Do you enjoy writing? Love the great outdoors? Then the perfect place to be on Sunday, 17 March, is Oakwell Hall Country...