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'He won't be winning any awards for hide and seek champion' - police find wanted man 'hiding under bed'

Police have released this photo of a man found 'hiding' under his bed in Calderdale.

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Leeds United and cycle gear frim to raise funds for flood hit communities

Championship football side Leeds United are joining forces with premium cycle wear brand Fat Lad At The Back (FLAB) to raise money for West Yorkshire communities still recovering from the devastating floods of 2015/16.

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Carol with her animated character made by Aardman studios

Brighouse woman stars in new animated DFS summer advert

A woman from Brighouse is seeing double after being upholstered as an animated character by Aardman for sofa retailer DFS’s new summer advertising campaign.

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Wanted Halifax man found by officers ‘hiding’ under the bed

Wanted Halifax man found by officers ‘hiding’ under the bed

This was the scene that police officers in Halifax were greeted with at property in Halifax as a wanted man attempted to hide from them.

Crime
Rain it Otley

Yorkshire weather: Wet and windy but good news for the weekend

It's felt like October for the last few days with heavy showers and falling temperatures in stark contrast to the recent heatwave.

Environment
Fusilier Lee Rigby

Mother of murdered soldier hits out at lack of support from MoD

THE mother of murdered soldier Lee Rigby has criticised the Ministry of Defence, saying it failed to support her family.

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Nestle factory in Halifax

Nestle to buy back £16.22bn worth of shares

Food giant Nestle plans to buy back as much as £16.22bn worth of shares over three years just days after US activist shareholder Third Point began a campaign to boost performance at the company.

Business
Stride forward for Ravenscliffe sixth form plan as contractor is appointed

Stride forward for Ravenscliffe sixth form plan as contractor is appointed

A contractor has now been appointed to build a new sixth form centre for Ravenscliffe High School.

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Football - 3rd Round Women's FA Cup - Brighouse Town Ladies v Everton Ladies.

Vandals raid Brighouse football clubhouse of spirits, wine and prosecco

Thieves have sturck and vanadliased the football clubhouse at Brighouse Town for the second time in six weeks.

Crime
Square Chapel Arts Centre, Halifax: �624,204

£2 million funding and places in Arts Council’s National Portfolio for Calderdale arts organisations

THREE CALDERDALE organisations are will receive more than £2 million of funding between them from Arts Council England over the next four years.

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Local Elections. Jenny Lynn, Megan Swift and Holly Lynch

Threats to safety of Calderdale pupils discussed by education chiefs

Business managers and senior staff from schools across Calderdale and the county have come together to discuss potential hazards and threats to children in schools.

Education
Tree blocking Elland Road, Brighouse. Picture sent into us via Twitter by @MortonGroup1988

TRAFFIC ALERT: Tree blocking Elland Road in Brighouse

A fallen tree is causing traffic disruption as it blocks a busy main road into Brighouse.

Transport
There are 25 classes for canines and their owners to enter

Wags of fun to be had at RSPCA’s annual K9 party

THE RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield and District branch are inviting all two legged and four legged friends to their annual K9 Party In The Park at Manor Heath Park in Halifax on Sunday (July 2) from 12pm to 5pm.

Whats on
Beth Stroud

Green fingered Beth shortlisted for Young School Gardener of the Year

A green-fingered school pupil Todmorden High School is in the running to be named the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Young School Gardener of the Year 2017.

Education
Teen locked up for role in shooting “rampage” around Halifax

Teen locked up for role in shooting “rampage” around Halifax

A teenager has been locked up for more than three years for his role in a shooting “rampage” in Halifax which left four people needing hospital treatment.

Crime
The Hillsborough disaster

South Yorkshire Police chief describes Hillsborough disaster as 'appalling tragedy'

South Yorkshire Police's Chief Constable has described the Hillsborough disaster as an 'appalling tragedy'.
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The canal meets the River Calder




Autumn leaves beside the canal

Tell your tales of the riverbank

Brighouse residents are being offered a chance to tell their own tales of the riverbank and canal side on a new film project celebrating the town.

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VIDEO: Action called for at problem roundabout after two car smash

Residents are calling for action at a village roundabout that was the scene of a two car crash in Shelf on Monday night.

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Fans trying to avoid the crush at Hillsborough in 1989

BREAKING: Six individuals to face charges over Hillsborough disaster

Criminal charges are to be brought over the deaths of 96 football fans at a game in Sheffield 28 years ago, it was announced this morning.
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VIDEO: Sir Vince Cable urges firms to back £1m Weston Park Cancer Charity 2020 For Business Appeal

Sir Vince Cable took time out of his campaign to become the next Liberal Democrat leader to urge business leaders to back a £1 million appeal boosting world leading cancer services in Sheffield.
Health
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