Latest member of grooming gang jailed as part of extensive investigation into child sexual...

A Huddersfield man has been jailed for more than four years after becoming the latest defendant to be sentenced as part of a major...

Detectives Appeal for information in Hyrstlands Road murder investigaiton

Police are calling on the community of Batley to come forward with information about the last movements of a man who was found dead...

MP for Batley & Spen sprinkles some Easter fun for Children during lockdown

To celebrate the incredible key workers doing amazing work during the Coronavirus crisis and provide some Easter weekend entertainment, MP for Batley & Spen,...

KIRKLEES: Local landmarks to shine blue for the NHS

Kirklees Council will flood Castle Hill’s Victoria Tower, Dewsbury Town Hall and Batley Town Hall in blue light today evening, to coincide with the national...

KIRKLEES: How much has your council been given to tackle coronavirus pressures?

By Tony Earnshaw, Local Democracy Reporter Kirklees Council has been handed more than £12 million to help tackle the coronavirus emergency at a local level. The...

KIRKLEES: Bodies can be “held over” if virus death rate increases

By TONY EARNSHAW, Local Deocracy Reporter Council chiefs in Kirklees are preparing for the worst of the coronavirus crisis and have vowed to handle excess...

KIRKLEES: Registering babies’ births to be postponed

By TONY EARNSHAW, Local Democracy Reporter Parents of newborn babies will not be able to register their child’s birth in Kirklees until the coronavirus crisis...

KIRKLEES: “Help binmen by bagging rubbish correctly”

By Tony Earnshaw, Local Democrac Reporter The people of Kirklees are being asked to support bin workers as they continue their rounds to deal with...

KIRKLEES: Council pumps extra cash into borough

By BBC LDRS News Hub Communities in Kirklees being asked to come forward with ideas to build a sense of community spirit and resilience. The call...

Boris Johnson: Stay at Home or Face a Fine

It's perhaps the moment many have been waiting for, Prime Minister has made his toughest decision yet, by announcing that Britons must stay at...