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Well-Known faces encourage South Asian community to download NHS COVID-19 App

People across England and Wales are being urged to download the NHS COVID-19 app to help control the spread of coronavirus and protect themselves...

Hospital campaigner pours scorn on Huddersfield A&E plan

By Tony Earnshaw- LDRS The man who has led the campaign to save Huddersfield Royal Infirmary has rubbished a report that says the site is...

Tracy Brabin MP accuses the Chancellor of forgetting workers in region

Tracy Brabin has accused the Chancellor Rishi Sunak of dismissing workers and businesses, that are currently shut down or operating at hugely reduced capacity...

Kirklees Covid-19 outbreak

By Tony Earnshaw- LDRS A textile mill near Dewsbury has become the latest site to suffer an outbreak of coronavirus. Ulster Yarns, based at Ravensthorpe Mills...

60 time-consuming complaints taking up Council time

By Tony Earnshaw- LDRS Kirklees Council received 60 complaints about councillors’ behaviour in the six months from March 11 this year. Most were from members of...

Desi twitter raging over viral ‘chai latte’ video

South Asians are extremely unhappy with a ‘Learn how to make chai latte’ video via WebMD, which has now gone viral on twitter. The viral...

Council has not recycled cardboard at its tips for months

Municipal tips in Kirklees have not accepted cardboard for recycling for months. Now, in Recycling Week, a leading local Tory has challenged the Labour-led authority...

Crackdown on “rough drivers” sees penalty notices issued

By Tony Earnshaw-LDRS   “Rough drivers” in Huddersfield have been slapped with dozens of penalty notices following a police crackdown. Offences included speeding and failure to wear...

Kirklees leisure centres could be at risk of full closure

70% of all public leisure facilities owned by local authorities, are at risk of closures that will ultimately fall back onto taxpayers due to...

Huddersfield set for a new A&E by 2023

By Tony Earnshaw- LDRS Massive investment at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary could see a new A&E department up and running by 2023. But the development – with...