PICTURE SPECIAL: 43 photos from new starters at primary schools across Halifax, Hebden Bridge, Brighouse, Todmorden and Sowerby Bridge

It’s the start of an exciting time for children across Calderdale as they set off on their school journey in 2023.

Here are 43 pictures of new starters from primary schools across Calderdale.

Pick up a copy of this week's paper, out now, to get your copy of our school starters special.

*All pictures have been provided by the schools – we will not be able to sell copies of the pictures as they were provided by the schools*