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Will roadworks affect your journey next week?

If you're planning on travelling up and down the roads of Yorkshire over the coming week, check the list below to see if your journey will be affected.
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Dream: Owen and Lisa now own the Shoulder of Mutton

New owners putting their shoulder to a new post-flood challenge

Having battled through the flooding which devastated the Calder Valley on Boxing Day 2015, a couple are achieving their dream after taking over ownership of a pub they have managed.

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Heritage: Claire Slattery, the councils arts and heritage manager, says the new spaces tell the story of the staggeringly beautiful building

Halifax’s heart beating again

When the bell rings to mark the re-opening of the Piece Hall on Tuesday, it signals the start of both a new future and a fresh journey into Halifax’s past.

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Honoured: Hannah Cockroft is delighted to have been chosen to sound the bell

Paralympic hero Hannah Cockroft to ring in new era at the Piece Hall

Fresh from accolades for her on-the-track success, world record holder Hannah Cockroft considers the latest honour bestowed on her to be one close to her heart.

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Westgate Arcade, Halifax

Piece Hall can bring more people in to benefit all of Halifax, and Calderdale

A major aim of the Piece Hall project is to bring more visitors to Halifax and explore the whole town.

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When Halifax's Piece Hall re-opens to the public on Tuesday, August 1, there is plenty happening through the day and into the evening

Explore the Piece Hall at your leisure as grand re-opening returns Halifax landmark to the people

There will be lots to see and do all day and into the evening once the gates of the Piece Hall are opened to the public again after more than three years.

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markabol photography (@photobymarkabol) tweeted this super picture to us last night with the message: Halifax Piece Hall Opening getting ever closer https://www.blipfoto.com/entry/2336989136155575462 
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Use great train and bus links to get to re-opening of Halifax Piece Hall

There is a huge amount of interest in the re-opening of Halifax’s historic Piece Hall on Yorkshire Day - Tuesday, August 1 - and people are being encouraged to use public transport to get there.

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Little Valley Brewery seeks your best snaps of Yorkshire taken from a beer garden, to celebrate Yorkshire Day

Brewery seeking your best pics of the county taken from a beer garden, to raise a glass to Yorkshire Day!

To celebrate Yorkshire Day on Tuesday, August 1, Little Valley Brewery is searching for the best photos of the county taken from beer gardens.

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The new 12-sided 1 coin is now more common than its round predecessor.

This is how long you’ve got to spend your old £1 coin

The deadline for spending your old £1 coins is fast approaching with shops soon able to refuse to accept them.

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YourCar is run as an additional service to their existing one

New accessible car service for Todmorden

A new accessible car service- YourCar - is being introduced to the Todmorden area operated by Community Transport Calderdale (CTC).

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Amazing: Leo Group chairman Danny Sawrij with some the Ravenscliffe High School pupils who performed on the night

A roaring £250,000 raised in under a week for new sixth form

A Calderdale school’s ambitious plans for a new sixth form and community centre are more than quarter-of-a-million pounds closer thanks to the fund-raising efforts of a local firm.

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A series of street peformers, including Osadia, will come to the Piece Hall in Halifax as part of its reopening.

A carnival of street art to relaunch Piece Hall

The Piece Hall has announced a catalogue of spectacular events that will be held as part its multi-million pound relaunch.

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A giant inflatable structure will take over the Piece Hall in Halifax as part of its reopening.

More retailers revealed ahead of Piece Hall reopening

The Piece Hall Trust has announced a further group of independent retailers that will be open for business when the Grade I listed hall reopens next month.

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Eureka! 25th birthday celebrations. Eureka! ambassador poet Matt Abbott, London Hughes, Chief executive Leigh-Anne Stradeski and Sam Homewood.

Happy birthday, Eureka! Museum celebrates 25th anniversary in style

Last weekend Eureka! The National Children’s Museum played host to festivities in order to celebrate 25 successful years of operation.

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Northern rail strike to continue into Monday rush hour

Northern rail strike to continue into Monday rush hour

Industrial action on Northern rail services will continue into Monday.

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Planned roadworks by Highways England, Monday 10 July to Sunday 16 July

Will roadworks affect your journey next week?

If you're planning on travelling up and down the roads of Yorkshire over the coming week, check the list below to see if your journey will be affected.

Transport
The awards higlight all that is good about Calderdale, such as ongoing recovery from the 2015 Boxing Day floods in the upper Calder Valley where events such as last Junes Alternative Christmas in Hebden Bridge have helped to boost morale

Awards will celebrate Calderdale’s great community spirit

The Community Foundation for Calderdale (CFFC) is delighted to be hosting the very popular Community Spirit Awards 2017.

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Artists view: On August 1, people will see for themselves

Bell signals a new era for £19m Piece Hall

Yorkshire Day will be a red letter day for Halifax when a jewel in its crown - the Piece Hall - re-opens to the public after a major £19 million reworking.

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The end for Rise Lane? Royal Mail says Todmorden delivery operations will move to Rochdale

Royal Mail is to relocate its delivery operations in Todmorden, currently at Rise Lane - to its office in Rochdale.

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VIDEO: KLM plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport

KLM airline boss Warner Rootliep has revealed plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport - establishing it as Yorkshire's gateway to the world.
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