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Video: Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall surprise traders in Halifax

Traders and shoppers in Halifax borough market received a royal surprise as HRH Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall took a tour of the building.
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VIDEO: 'I’ll be at next Games' - Brighouse snowboarder Katie Ormerod

Snowboarder Katie Ormerod admitted she had never felt pain like it after breaking her heel clean in two – but has vowed to realise her Olympic dream in 202

Sport
Anthony Conroy

Body found in search for missing pensioner with dementia

A body has been found in the search for a missing Calderdale man with dementia.
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Lewis Hilton

Meningitis alert after tragic death of talented Halifax rugby player, 19

Heartbroken parents Tracy and Morley Hilton have paid tribute to their “kind, loving and caring” son Lewis in order to raise awareness of meningitis after their teenage son died from the devastating disease.

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Old Rishworthians pay tribute to Lewis Hilton, 19

Rugby club’s tribute to player with ‘heart of a lion’

The coach of Lewis Hilton says he will never forget the teenager after his tragic death from meningitis.

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Tony Abbott

Controversial cold-calling boss of Elland firm hit with 12 year disqualification

A director of a cold-calling company based in Elland that went into liquidation has been handed a 12 year disqualification by the Insolvency Service.
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Chemical attack on security guard during Brighouse bank robbery

Chemical attack on security guard during Brighouse bank robbery

A large section of Brighouse town centre was closed off after a security gurad was attacked with a chemical during a bank robbery in Thornton Square.

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Hebble Brook, left, and Ursula Keogh

Tributes to Lightcliffe schoolgirl as police confirm identity of body found in river

Tributes have been paid to a Lightcliffe schoolgirl after West Yorkshire Police confirmed that the body found in Hebble Brook, Halifax, was that of missing 11-year-old Ursula Keogh.
Education
Hebble Brook, left, and Ursula Keogh

Enquiries ongoing after body of young girl found in Hebble Brook

Enquiries remain ongoing after a body was found in the Hebble brook in Halifax yesterday evening.

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St Peters Gate, Walsden.  (Google Street View)

Woman injured in attempted carjacking by masked man armed with baseball bat

A woman was threatened by a masked man carrying a baseball bat who demanded her keys in an attempted carjacking in Calderdale

Crime
Attempted murder investigation launched in Todmorden

Attempted murder investigation launched in Todmorden

An investigation into an attempted murder of a man in Todmorden are appealing for information
Crime
Armed police officers have been called to Halifax

Armed police deployed to Halifax after reports of man with a firearm

Armed police officers were deployed to Halifax after receiving reports of a man in a car with a firearm.
Crime
Chris Green, centre, who sadly died following a football match (Pic: Greetland AFC)

Football club in shock after club captain dies after game

Tributes have been paid to a Calderdale footballer who died of a suspected heart-attack after a match at the weekend.
Football
David Phillip Lamb has been jailed for five years

Serial Halifax burglar used stolen car to raid house as victims slept

A Halifax man has been jailed for a series of burglaries including one he used a stolen car from Elland to drive to Hebden Bridge to raid a house.
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Halifax teenager jailed after admitting terrorism offences

Halifax teenager jailed after admitting terrorism offences

A teenager from Halifax has been jailed for 18 months after she pleaded guilty to four offences under section two of the Terrorism Act

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Oxford Road, Siddal

Leeds man denies murdering Halifax mum-of-two Jessica King

A 27-year-old man has denied murdering Halifax mum-of-two Jessica King during a hearing before a crown court judge this morning (Friday.)
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Rishworth School where Jordan Moseley was a pupil

Tributes paid to talented footballer and Rishworth School pupil after sudden death

Tributes have been paid to a Rishworth School pupil and talented footballer after his sudden death.
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