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Revealed: Where and when new Calderdale parking charges will come into force

Notices are going up this week, to inform road users of changes to parking charges on street and in car parks across Calderdale.

Politics
Lloyds Banking Group, Trinity Road, Halifax.

Lloyds Bank cheers strong 2016

Lloyds Banking Group has cheered a strong performance in 2016 as it revealed annual profits more than doubled to £4.24bn.

Business
Polyframe Ltd, Gibbet Street, Halifax.

Window and door firm specialists announce major merger

One of the UK’s leading manufacturer of trade windows and doors in Halifax has bought and merged with specialist aluminium manufacturer Customade Group Ltd.

Business

VIDEO: The Tinnitus Clinic launches pioneering treatment in Yorkshire

Tinnitus sufferers are being offered pioneering treatments with the launch of a leading new audiology clinic in Yorkshire.
Health 1
The Ritz Ballroom, brighouse

Axe hangs over ‘The Ritz’ in Brighouse after naming dispute

A naming dispute with a top London Hotel could see a renowned music and entertainment venue in Brighouse close its doors.

Business 10
Demand for better service at ‘worst connected station in Calderdale’

Demand for better service at ‘worst connected station in Calderdale’

Campaigning councillors have called for a new bus service in order to improve access to the ‘worst connected station in Calderdale’.

Transport 6
Kirklees Magistrated Court in Huddersfield.

Firm fined after agency worker traps hand in machine

A polythene film manufacturer has been sentenced for safety breaches after a worker trapped his hand in machinery.

Crime
Calderdale College wins national award

Calderdale College wins national award

Calderdale College has received a national award for excellence for its employer engagement activity.

Business
James Wheelwright

New manufacturing hub in Vietnam for J&C Joel

Sowerby Bridge firm J&C Joel is set to open a new 10,000 square foot warehouse and manufacturing hub in Vietnam as part of an expansion of its operations in Asia.

Business
Volunteer June Turner with Eunice Shaws granddaughter Clare Shaw

Todmorden Town Hall has the mark of success

Todmorden Town Hall has received a prestigious visitor accreditation from official tourist board Visit England.

News
Managing director Mark Prentice at Arkoni Ltd, Brighouse.

Record deals for metal specialists

Brighouse-based metalworking firm Arkoni has got 2017 off to an encouraging start with its best month ever for new orders.

Business
Warren and Marcus at the Yorkshire Soap Co, Market Street, Hebden Bridge.

Hebden Bridge soap company proves its the best bar none

A soap business is blowing bubbles in celebration after experiencing its best ever trading period, despite being hit by the winter floods of 2015.

Business 3
It’s time to break down employment barriers for disabled people

It’s time to break down employment barriers for disabled people

With nearly half of UK businesses (45 per cent) being apprehensive about hiring someone with a disability because of fears they wouldn’t be able to do the job, British employers are worsening an already discriminatory employment system for the disabled.

Business 2
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Rush hour traffic updated: Long delays remain on M62 motorway near Leeds

Commuters are being warned of severe delays on the M62 motorway in West Yorkshire following a crash.
News 3
Salterhebble junction.

Roadworks to cause delays and road closures at busy junction

Drivers are being warned about travel disruption and roadworks starting tomorrow (Friday) at one of the busiest junctions in Calderldale.

Transport 4
Seven new routes from Leeds Bradford Airport announced

Seven new routes from Leeds Bradford Airport announced

Seven new routes will take off from Leeds Bradford Airport this year as airline Ryanair expands its roster.

News 2
The information boards at Leeds Station look a little different today

Valentine's messages light up Leeds Station

Commuters using Leeds Station this morning may have noticed some unusual 'arrivals' on the information boards.

News
New contract could be worth millions to Elland manufacturer

New contract could be worth millions to Elland manufacturer

Elland-based Radicon Transmission UK Ltd, who manufacture and repair of industrial gearboxes, have won a prestigious contract with British Steel expected to be worth millions of pounds over the next three years.

Business 1
Bus timetable changes are set to be introduced this coming weekend.

New bus timetables set to be rolled out across West Yorkshire

A raft of timetable changes to buses across West Yorkshire - one of the largest to ever take place - are set to come into force this weekend.

News 4
Asda is selling white roses to symbolise Yorkshire

War of the roses: Asda sells white bouquets for Yorkshire patriots

If you're a proud Yorkshire resident, buying red roses for your beloved can leave you conflicted.
News 2
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