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More ‘spotters’ at West Yorkshire football grounds to tackle high cost of policing

Extra ‘spotters’ are being deployed at football grounds around West Yorkshire this season in a bid to reduce the cost to taxpayers of policing matches in the county.

Crime
Halifax band The Orielles sign deal with Heavenly thanks to law firm Shoosmiths

Halifax band The Orielles sign deal with Heavenly thanks to law firm Shoosmiths

Law firm Shoosmiths has advised up and coming band The Orielles on a deal with leading indie record label Heavenly Recordings.

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Halifax and Doncaster primaries in UK’s bottom 10: See how YOUR school rates

TWO councils in Yorkshire have some of the highest proportions of under-performing primary schools in the country.

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Adverts posted for 'naked female cleaners' for homes across Yorkshire

Naked female cleaners are being sought to clean houses across Yorkshire for up to £55 an hour - but is it right to offer such a service?

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The Futurist in Scarborough.

YP Letters: Why there was no future for the Futurist in Scarborough

From: Richard Webb, Halifax.

Opinion
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Attempted robbery at Halifax newsagents

Police are appealing for witnesses following an attempted robbery at a newsagents in Halifax.

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Police at the scene of a murder on Shirley Terrace, Gomersall...15th January 2017 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

Police get extension in Gomersal murder investigation

Detectives investigating the death of a man in Gomersal have been granted more time to quiz a woman arrested on suspicion of murder.

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M606 reopens after major paint spillage

A motorway in West Yorkshire has now been reopened, more than 24 hours after a large quantity of paint was spilt onto the road.

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VIDEO: Looks like the snow could be heading for Calderdale

VIDEO: Looks like the snow could be heading for Calderdale

It looks as though the snow could be making its way to Calderdale.

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Police are investigating an assault

Man freed from car crash in West Yorkshire

Emergency services are currently at the scene of a road accident in West Yorkshire.

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Police are advising drivers to seek alternative routes.

Jewellery recovered as part of burglary investigation

Suspected stolen jewellery has been recovered following a burglary investigation in Halifax.

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Woman treated in hospital after Halifax armed robbery

A victim of an armed robbery has been treated in hospital after an incident in Halifax early this morning.

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Internal flood damage at Riverside Mills in Elland

New dawn for business whose offices were destroyed by Boxing Day floods

One year on from the Boxing Day floods, a Halifax business is marking an impressive rebuilding project.

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Victims of £220,000 jewellery robbery speak on anniversary of ordeal

A COUPLE from Wyke in  Bradford who were victims of a violent robbery in which jewellery worth more than £200,000 was stolen have spoken publicly about their ordeal for the first time.

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Appeal after death of Halifax pensioner

CORONER'S officers in Bradford are appealing for relatives of a 73-year-old man found dead at his home in Halifax to come forward.

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Twin brothers Donald and Geoffrey Oates, 93, were reunited at Cornmill Nursing and Residential Home on Bonds Lane, Garstang.

An emotional reunion as identical Halifax twins are reunited, at 93

IDENTICAL 93-year-old twins from West Yorkshire, who feared they would never see each other again when they both went into nursing homes, have been reunited by staff.

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Man stabbed in early morning pub robbery

Man stabbed in early morning pub robbery

Detectives in Calderdale are appealing for information after a man was stabbed in a robbery at the Shibden Mill Inn pub in Halifax.

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Robbers targeted victims in Halifax town centre

Police in Halifax are appealing for information  after a man and a woman were robbed in the town centre last night.

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Two taken to hospital after blaze at Elland house

A MAN suffered serious burns during a house fire in Elland near Halifax area this morning.

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Missing Elland man found safe and well

A MAN who was reported missing from his home in Elland near Halifax earlier this week has been found safe and well.
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