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MP backs bid to get a counsellor for every school

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CEREMONY: Last years Duke of Yorks Community Initiative awards event.

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

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Murdered MP Jo Cox's widower quits charity roles after sexual assault allegations

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Kirklees student Haroon among the best in UK

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Accountancy firm’s top customer service adds up to Gold Award rating

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Healthwatch Kirklees is currently running an amnesty for crutches, walking aids and wheelchairs.

Move to recover healthcare items

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Getting ready to fire: This old picture shows a night watchman at Wormald and Walkers mill in Thornhill Lees preparing to fire the famous ten oclock gun  a tradition dating back to the Luddites.

Nostalgia: Days when the Dewsbury ten o’clock gun was fired every night

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Crackenedge edge out Crofton in thriller

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Kemar Roofe celebrates after scoring Leeds United's equaliser against Bristol City. Picture: James Hardisty.

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

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KBWs Mohammed Subhaan shows respect with Liverpool boxer Harry Kinsella following a cracking bout in the English Youth Championships pre-quarter-finals at the Leeds Irish Centre last Sunday.

Subhaan produces class display to reach English Championships

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Rounding bags brace as Old Bank secure win in Championship promotion race

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Mordue victorious as Spen Winter Sweep moves towards trophy finals day

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Batley Boys confirm details of Challenge Cup tie at Normanton Knights

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Venue switched as Batley tackle Lions

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History making Batley Boys seal thrilling Challenge Cup success

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Spotlight on great German composers

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