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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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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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Lloyds takes near £1 billion hit for failures on PPI and mortgage arrears

Lloyds Banking Group has taken a near £1 billion hit after revealing it would refund customers for failures in its handling of mortgage arrears policies and set aside extra cash to address the mis-selling of payment protection insurance (PPI).

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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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Lydia (l) and Hannah (r) toast their success

Milers Bar celebrates triple success

A Halifax pub has served up a triple success after being voted as one of the Yorkshire public’s favourite pubs for the third year running.

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Pam Napier

Vapour Cloud make new appointments as growth continues

Elland-based Vapour Cloud has appointed four senior figures within the business.

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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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Rail campaigners’ anger as Calder Valley electrification thrown into doubt

Rail campaigners’ anger as Calder Valley electrification thrown into doubt

Rail campaigners in Halifax have voiced their anger after plans for electrification and capacity improvements in the North of England now look to be in doubt.

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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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Peter Sleigh of Sleigh & Story

A journey into coaching for CEO

Peter Sleigh, CEO of a Brighouse-based accountancy practise, has recently qualified with distinction as a Coach with The Coaching Academy.

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Job Centre, Brighouse

Chance to buy Brighouse job centre for £225,000 after closure confirmed

Brighouse job centre has been put on the open market after the Government confirmed the centre will be closed down.

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Norwood Interiors in Brighouse

Norwood Interiors ceases trading after drop in sales

Norwood Interiors has closed the doors on its Brighouse and Mirfield showrooms after it ran into financial difficulty.
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Wakefield Road, Bailiff Bridge (Google Images)

NINE weeks of roadworks begin today in Bailiff Bridge

Motorists are facing nine weeks of long diversions as Yorkshire Water carry out work to prevent flooding in a Calderdale village.

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Jim Rowbotham

Business Focus: Jim Rowbotham of Pexa

This week’s Business Focus is with Jim Rowbotham, managing director of Pexa.

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M62 accident leads to heavy traffic

Drivers on the M62 suffered heavy traffic this afternoon following an accident.

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Speed and parking restrictions in Elland Wood Bottom and Park Road, Elland.

Speed limit set to be cut on ‘dangerous’ Elland Road

Campaigners and residents who have been demanding a reduction in the speed limit and safety measures on Elland Road could finally get their wish.

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Rail operator warned timetable changes could break franchise pledges

Rail operator warned timetable changes could break franchise pledges

A RAIL firm has been warned proposed changes to services in Calderdale and the county could break promises it made to secure its franchise.

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Success for The Millers Bar

Brighouse pub raises a glass to triple success

A Brighouse pub has served up a triple success after being voted as one of the Yorkshire public’s favourite pubs for the third year running.

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