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Women take to Yorkshire streets and march in worldwide protest against President Trump

Hundreds of women protesting against Donald Trump have marched in Yorkshire and across the country today (Saturday) on the first day of his US presidency.
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NEW APPEAL: The Sue Ryder Shop in Mirfield.

Sue Ryder holds volunteer drive

A charity shop based in Mirfield has launched a recruitment campaign to attract new volunteers.

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The 868 (Mirfield) Air Cadets with their first aid competition trophies.

First class results for first aid cadets

Members of 868 (Mirfield) Air Cadets have excelled in first aid training and resulting competitions.

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Paul Kerfoot and his son Joshua in front of Emag Toys and Games.

Top 10 of classic games and toys

A Mirfield businessman who is on a mission to get children off their gadgets has produced two ‘Top 10 lists’ to get them into classic games.

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Charity on the lookout for help

Charity on the lookout for help

Arthritis care are looking for volunteers in Kirklees to help run their ‘Living well with Arthritis’ services.

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School pays tribute to ‘fun-loving student with infectious smile’

School pays tribute to ‘fun-loving student with infectious smile’

Tributes have been paid to a school pupil who died last week just days after her 14th birthday.

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West Yorkshire Police Chief Constable Dee Collins.

How much has recorded crime risen in West Yorkshire?

THE NUMBER of recorded crimes in West Yorkshire rose by more than a fifth in a year, according to the latest statistics.

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Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Controlled explosions carried out on chemicals at Yorkshire schools

Over 40 schools in North and West Yorkshire have been visited by army bomb disposal experts after it was discovered they were storing a potentially hazardous chemical on their premises.

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A stretch of land next to a Donacaster airport runway is on the list.

Yorkshire named as top dogging hotspot in the country

Yorkshire has beaten Lancashire and other counties nationwide - to the title of the best area to go dogging.

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Luigi Del Grande in his Ice cream truck

Tributes paid to ice cream man

A well known ice cream man who made West Yorkshire his home has died.

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Grand plans: Pioneer House will become part of Kirklees College.

Council agrees college funding

Council funding of £2.9 million has been approved to begin work on turning a town centre building into a new college facility.

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under threat: Batley East Childrens Centre.

Centres to go under shake up of services for children

Just four children’s centres will remain across the district after members of Kirklees Council’s cabinet gave the go-ahead to a shake-up of children and youth services.

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Lee Foster, Watch Commander Martin Bleasdale with Kevin Stainburn and Refuse Worker Ian Chamberlain.

‘We knew we had to go in’ say flat fire heroes

Three heroes who helped rescue two unconscious men from a flat fire in Birstall have been commended for their bravery.

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Quidditch team to hold try-outs in Leeds

Quidditch team to hold try-outs in Leeds

It's a sport played by wizards - but Muggles can try their hand at Quidditch in Leeds.

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Hetty’s centenary celebration

Hetty’s centenary celebration

A generous woman and her family had a lot to cheer about last week as she celebrated her 100th birthday.

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Kirklees Magistrated Court in Huddersfield. (D525A439)

Latest court reports from Kirklees Magistrates

The latest court reports as published in the Reporter Series January 19 edition are published below. Numbers refer to the defendants’ ages.

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Tracy Healy, Dinner lady at Ravensthorpe Junior School, Dewsbury

Dewsbury school dinner lady scoops the title in Yorkshire & Humber School Chef 2017

A dinner lady from Ravensthorpe Junior School in Dewsbury has been crowned LACA Yorkshire & Humber School Chef of the Year 2017.

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LEEDS BOMB SCARE: Latest on city centre drama

Shoppers are being allowed to return to Victoria Gate in Leeds following a bomb scare this morning.

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Price of Apple apps set to rise by 25%

Price of Apple apps set to rise by 25%

First Marmite, then Jamie’s Italian and now Apple users are set to feel the financial consequence of Brexit as apps are set to rise by 25 per cent.

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