Business

Sowerby Bridge manufacturer J&C Joel show their support for research charity

Sowerby Bridge firm J&C Joel sponsored the Joining Jack veterans team when they took part in the Dubai Rugby Sevens tournament.

Business
Staff and members outside VH Fitness.

Victoria’s boutique gym is still in great shape

Businesswoman Victoria Hall is still living the dream one year on from opening her boutique gym in Halifax.

Business
Aerial shot of the M62  junction with the M606 Chain Bar Interchange near Bradford and Leeds. This picture was taken in June 2015 by Tony Johnson

Good news for M1 and M62 commuters in West Yorkshire

Yorkshire drivers will benefit from major upgrades to two important junctions in the region.

News
The campaign looks to improve safety for cyclists on the roads.

Should drivers give way to cyclists when turning left?

Fresh calls have been made for changes to the Highway Code which could improve the safety for cyclists at road junctions.

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Warning over speeding ticket email scam

Warning over speeding ticket email scam

Action Fraud have received thousands of reports about the emails, which have been sent by cyber criminals to victims .

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Traffic queues after RTA on M62 near Brighouse.

Proposals for new M62 junction and Brighouse bypass

‘Intervention of a significant scale’ on the transport network in Brighouse will be needed to meet the demand of more than 3,000 homes in Brighouse and Rastrick.

Politics
What will be built where in ‘vision’ for Brighouse and Rastrick

What will be built where in ‘vision’ for Brighouse and Rastrick

The ‘Vision for South East Calderdale’ identifies potential sites for new homes on the Southern and North Eastern sides of Brighouse, to create ‘garden suburbs’ which would include new homes and improved local facilities such as schools and parkland, according to Calderdale Council.

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Councillors Howard Blagbrough and Scott Benton at greenbelt land off Thornhills Lane, Clifton.

Fury over plans for housing on green belt land

A master plan for developing areas in Brighouse and Rastrick has revealed that more than 3,000 homes could be built on green belt land.

Politics
Green belt land off Thornhills Lane, Clifton.

Plan to build over 3,000 homes on green belt in Brighouse and Rastrick

A master plan for developing areas in Brighouse and Rastrick has revealed that more than 3,000 homes could be built on green belt land.

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Anthea Orchard and Linda Bull

Roadworks cause misery for business in the run up to Christmas

A Halifax business owner fears ongoing roadworks outside her shop are having a negative impact on trade in the all-important run up to Christmas.

News
Kitty enjoying PJ Week with her class

Swimming in pyjamas to fundraise for a charity that helps a friend

A group of children from Puddle Ducks swimming classes wore pyjamas to fundraise for a charity that helps one of their swimmers.

Business
The team supporting the homeless

Calderdale company swaps their Christmas party to help homeless

The team from local at-home care company, Home Instead Senior Care has swapped their Christmas party to support the homeless community in Calderdale.

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Train fares will go up by an average of 2.3% next year, the rail industry has announced.

Rail price rises ‘a kick in the teeth’ for Yorkshire passengers

Rail fare price rises are to ignite a “winter of discontent”, campaigners have warned, as it emerges costs are to increase by an average of 2.3 per cent next month.

Transport
‘Flood-hit firms need more insurance help’

‘Flood-hit firms need more insurance help’

LABOUR leader Jeremy Corbyn has called on the Government to help Calderdale businesses secure affordable insurance following last winter’s floods.

News
Biggest train fare rise in three years coming next month

Biggest train fare rise in three years coming next month

Train fares will go up by an average of 2.3% next month, the rail industry has announced. It is the largest rise in three years and will take effect from January 2.

Transport
Leeds city centre skyline with Bridgewater Place, The Town Hall, Leeds University etc.

Skyscraper safety work to start where Sowerby Bridge man was killed

Construction work is finally set to start on a major safety scheme designed to combat the dangerous wind tunnel effect at a Leeds city centre’s skyscraper where a Sowerby Bridge man was killed.

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Employment site finished at Copley Valley project

Employment site finished at Copley Valley project

A regeneration project in the Copley Valley has seen the completion of four warehouses which will bring hundreds of jobs to the area.

Business
Severe rush hour delays on M62

Severe rush hour delays on M62

Motorists are being warned of severe delays this rush hour due to emergency repairs on the M62.

Transport
Slade out, God in, as Morrisons puts carols back on Christmas menu

Slade out, God in, as Morrisons puts carols back on Christmas menu

Morrisons is bringing back Christmas carols to its stores after 15 years, after listening to its customers who said they preferred traditional songs to pop music.

News
Crash road closure

Crash blocks slip road off M62

A lane is closed on an exit slip road of the M62 in West Yorkshire making it a slow commute home.

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