Batley and Birstall News

Young shopkeeper faces down raiders armed with brick

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Campaigner Chelsea Oliver with her brother Daniel Long, who tragically took his own life last year aged 15.

Birstall campaigner receives boost in campaign for brother's legacy

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New peer support group to boost mental health

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Woman jailed for life for tying friend to bed and stabbing her repeatedly

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Jo Cox's family vow to support shamed Brendan

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MP backs bid to get a counsellor for every school

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Royal initiative honour for Mirfield DofE group

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WINNING WORK: Spen Valley High School student Izobelle Broadley with her artwork.

Izobelle’s artwork on show at hospital

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BENEFITS CHANGE: Make sure you have all the details.

OPINION: The Kirklees Citizens Advice and Law Centre column with Nick Whittingham

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Late Sharks rally secures victory over rivals Celtic in Restall Trophy clash

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Pierre-Michel Lasogga heads the ball past Derby keeper Scott Carson to score Leeds United's opening goal.  Picture: Tony Johnson.

Leeds United boss: Players can hold their heads up high

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Ezgjan Alioski celebrates scoring Leeds United's second goal at Derby.  Picture: Tony Johnson.

Injury-time goal denies Heckingbottom first win as Leeds United boss

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Joe Walton has scored four goals in Liversedge's last two games.

Liversedge produce season’s best to stun leaders Mansfield

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Leeds United squad not big enough says former boss Christiansen

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Key players back as Leeds United look to end winless run

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Bulldogs tame Lions to clinch first victory

Rugby

Leeds United hit back to win point in Heckingbottom’s first home game in charge

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Local shows for local people...The League of Gentlemen are playing an extra date at Leeds First Direct Arena.

Extra local date for the League of Gentlemen

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Jessica gets down to unearthing the secrets of her explorer ancestor.

COLUMN: Digging up the secrets of our fascinating family tree

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Redundancy: its not the end of the world!

Column: Redundancy: it’s not the end of the world!

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