Plans for controversial Brighouse hotel thrown out in shock decision

A saga over a controversial extension to a restaurant and hotel in Brighouse shows no sign of stopping after Calderdale Council rejected new proposals.

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Temperatures are continuing to rise

Friday to be hottest day of the year in Yorkshire - but will sunshine last for the Bank Holiday?

Temperatures are rising ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend and are set to peak with a sun-soaked Friday.

Todmorden Sports Centre

Todmorden Sports Centre set to close for essential repairs

Essential repairs are needed at Todmorden Sports Centre and will see areas of the building close from next week.

There is a real risk to election results being compromised

Cyber attack ‘highly likely’ in UK election

A cyber attack aimed at influencing the outcome of the UK General Election is highly likely, according to a leading cyber security expert.

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Warning over fake BT ‘ransomware’ email

Fraudsters are using the recent WannaCry ransomware attack as a way to get people to click links in a BT-branded phishing email.

Armed police in Manchester after the terror attack on Monday night.

Large numbers of police at Headingley and Leeds Bradford Airport after terror threat raised to critical

THERE will be a "significant policing presence"  at today's international cricket match in Headingley following the terror attack in Manchester on Monday night.
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Leeds Indie Food Festival - tuck in for some top final weekend events.

Tuck in to final course of Leeds Indie Food Festival

There is still time to tuck into this year's Leeds Indie Food Festival with free and ticket only events still on the menu.
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SNEAK PEEK: New Chinese restaurant Tattu to open with Yorkshire inspired dishes in Leeds on June 9

Contemporary Chinese restaurant Tattu has revealed new Yorkshire inspired dishes to celebrate the opening of its new eatery in Leeds city centre on Friday, June 9.

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Flag lowered in Halifax in tribute to victims of Manchester terror attack

Flag lowered in Halifax in tribute to victims of Manchester terror attack

The Union flag on Halifax Town Hall has been lowered today in a mark of respect for the victims of the Manchester terror attack.

Party In The Park with 5 After Midnight and Sam Lavery at Flamingo Land on Saturday, June 3, 2017

PREVIEW: Party In The Park at Flamingo Land with 5 After Midnight and Sam Lavery on June 3

Flamingo Land really has got The X Factory with 5 After Midnight and Sam Lavery performing at its Party In The Park show on Saturday, June 3.
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Long March volunteers

School life: Calder High volunteers joined Long March

On Easter Sunday, 22 volunteers arrived at the YMCA in Halifax to embark on a 26.2 mile overnight walk to raise money for the Calder VI Overseas Projects 2017/18. 

Police officers from West Yorkshire drafted in to Manchester following concert attack

Police officers from West Yorkshire drafted in to Manchester following concert attack

Police officers from West Yorkshire have been drafted in to Manchester following a suspected terror attack last night (Monday).


Delays as some trains from Leeds are diverted after suspected terror attack in Manchester

Commuters face delays on some rail services as Manchester Victoria train station is closed following a suspected terror attack in the city.

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Manchester attack live updates: Girl, 8, killed | Police investigation | Advice issued

Twenty-two people have died after a bomb was detonated at a pop concert in Manchester last night.
Emergency services at Manchester Arena after reports of an explosion at the venue during an Ariana Grande gig. Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Sheffield mum describes horror after 19 killed and 50 injured in 'terror' blast at Manchester Arena

A Sheffield mum has spoken of the horrific scenes and chaos after 19 people died and 50 were injured following an explosion now being treated as a terrorist attack at a pop concert she attended at Manchester Arena.
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Ryan Sidebottom and Jack Brooks leading the attack for Yorkshire

Roses recap: Lancashire v Yorkshire - Peter Handscomb strikes century in Old Trafford draw

Yorkshire were unable to manufacture a win against Lancashire on the final day of the Roses battle at Old Trafford on Monday.

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The Mission to party at Sheffield O2 Academy Friday, May 26, 2017.

PREVIEW: The Mission to party at Sheffield O2 Academy on Friday, May 26

English gothic rockers The Mission are on a real mission to party with fans at Sheffield's O2 Academy this Friday, May 26.

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Sunday football - Barge v Lee Mount in Invitational Cup final. Barge celebrate.

Barge win new competition

Barge FC became the first team to lift the Ziggy’s Metro Cars Mel Owens Memorial Invitational Cup on Sunday with a 4-2 win over Lee Mount at Old Earth, Elland.

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The winning Calder High squad

School life: Victory for football champions

The Year nine Football team are the Calderdale Cup Champions after beating Brooksbank Sports College 2-0 at Brighouse Town Football Club.

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