Happy Valley star Sarah Lancashire 'slightly speechless' after receiving OBE

Happy Valley star Sarah Lancashire said she was thrilled and "slightly speechless" after receiving the OBE.

Police have appealed for witnesses.

Passenger suffers 'serious head injuries' after Halifax van collision

A man suffered serious head injuries after the van he was a passenger in collided with a tree and a car, police said.

Skinny lattes, prosecco, Piece Hall - and affordable homes: Why Halifax is booming

Estate agents are tipping Halifax to be Yorkshire's next property hotspot.

Police are appealing for information.

Police appeal after 'lone woman threatened during attempted robbery' in Todmorden

A masked male threatened a lone woman and demanded her car keys before fleeing in Todmorden, police have said.
Former West Yorkshire Police chief Mark Gilmore.

What were the allegations made against ex-West Yorkshire Police chief Mark Gilmore?

A High Court judge has spelled out a series of allegations which were made against a police chief.


CCTV appeal after man suffers serious injuries in Halifax assault

Police have released CCTV images as they try to trace two men following an assault in Halifax town centre last night.

Turbury Lane. Photo: Google.

Rescue operation after car flips over in Halifax road crash

A man was freed from an overturned car by firefighters after a road crash near Halifax last night.

Lindsay Rimer

Fresh police appeal for 23rd anniversary of murdered Yorkshire schoolgirl going missing

POLICE have launched a fresh appeal for information ahead of next week's 23rd anniversary of  Hebden Bridge School girl Lindsay Rimer going missing.

West yorkshire and the dales

West Yorkshire Fire crews pelted with fireworks and bricks in Halloween night attacks

FIREFIGHTERS in Leeds were among West Yorkshire crews pelted with stones and fireworks during six attacks on Halloween night.
Halifax's Scott Murrell. 
Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

2018 Championship Fixtures: Halifax RL

Halifax RL’s fixtures have been released for the 2018 Championship campaign.

Halifax RL
The Grenfell Tower on fire in June. Photo: Natalie Oxford/PA Wire

Post-Grenfell fire review recommends £500,000 of safety measures in West Yorkshire borough

A REVIEW of council buildings across Calderdale in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire has recommended the authority spends £500,000 improving fire safety.

John Noakes and his dog, Shep.

Spectacular final exit as John Noakes’ ashes are sent skyward at his old Yorkshire school

For a man famous to two generations of children for his outlandish, daredevil stunts, it was a fitting send-off.

Kerry Gladwin.

Search for Elland woman missing for a week

Police are today asking for help to find an Elland woman who has been missing for a week.

Greenwoods Menswear, Maritime Terrace.

Revealed: The Greenwoods Menswear stores which will remain open and those which will close

Bradford-based Greenwoods Menswear has been sold to Versatile International Trading in a move which will safegaurd 40 stores and 181 jobs.


Woman's plea for help as Storm Brian creates 'waterfall' in her home

When Elle Shuttelton moved out of Todmorden she thought she had left behind the risk of her home flooding the next time heavy rain hit the region.
The Toffee Deluxe will return to boxes of Quality Street for this Christmas.

Festive favourite: Sweet news for Quality Street fans as Toffee Deluxe returns for Christmas

Nestle's Toffee Deluxe chocolate is returning to Quality Street tubs in time for Christmas after its removal last year caused uproar among confectionery fans.

Some of the tobacco seized in the HMRC operation.

Smoked out: Illicit cigarettes and tobacco seized in West Yorkshire raids

More than 100,000 illicit cigarettes and 17 kilos of illicit hand rolling tobacco were seized in Yorkshire and Lincolnshire during a two-day operation by revenue and customs teams.

Police attended.

Traffic disruption after Mercedes and motorbike collide near Halifax

A collision between a car and a motorcycle has caused traffic disruption near Halifax this afternoon.

Three arrests in Halifax following report of men with guns in a car

Armed police were scrambled in Halifax following a report of men being seen with guns in a car.

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