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Welcome to Halifax: 'The Shoreditch of the North'

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Helen and Chris Daykin with their daughters Pearl and Iris

Halifax children left alone with body of their dead dad for 24 hours

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The Prime Minister in Brighouse

Prime Minister Theresa May helps launch Calderdale Conservative election campaign

Politics
Wayne Barker

Judge reduces Rastrick Facebook groomer's prison sentence

Crime

KFC's chicken crisis hits Halifax

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WEATHER ALERT: Big freeze to bring risk of 'significant snow' to Yorkshire

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Appeal for help after death of Halifax pensioner

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Calderdale Council facing child services funding crisis with £3.5m overspend forecast

Politics
Burnley magistrates

Drink-driving nursing student caught travelling at speed

Crime
Celebration: Hitting target means Year 6 pupils have the new-state-of-the-art classroom

Mill Bank school’s £10,000 mission accomplished

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Months of disruption ahead as next phase starts on M621 Leeds work

Business
Transport talks

Spotlight on Halifax as town has say on transport strategy

Transport

Updated: Delays clearing on M62 in West Yorkshire after multi-car crash

Transport

Updated: Traffic cleras on M62 motorway in West Yorkshire after vehicle breaks down

Business

Judge reduces Rastrick Facebook groomer's prison sentence

Crime
Burnley magistrates

Drink-driving nursing student caught travelling at speed

Crime
Have you seen this man?

Police search for sex offender who fled justice

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Luke Fitzgerald

Halifax knifeman who robbed terrified taxi driver in Rastrick is jailed

Crime

Mill Bank school’s £10,000 mission accomplished

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Students with their design

Rubber bands concept helps to put Calderdale students among world’s best

Education
Hipperholme Grammar School pupil Charlotte Shaw

Hipperholme pupil makes a splash as she clinches gold and meets Olympic idol

Education
Thumbs up: Headteacher Elizabeth Lloyd, with Year 2 children at St Josephs School, Todmorden

Ofsted: Special measures Todmorden school is on road to recovery

Education

Months of disruption ahead as next phase starts on M621 Leeds work

Business
Celebration: TLC campaigners learn that councillors have backed the transfer option

Council backs community option for Todmorden College

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Wilberforce House in Hull was commended for its welcoming atmosphere

Visit England reveals Yorkshire's best attractions

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Hebden Bridge Visitor Centre

Budget cut proposals to close Hebden Bridge and Halifax Visitor Centres are removed

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Prime Minister Theresa May helps launch Calderdale Conservative election campaign

Politics
Calderdale Council is facing funding problems

Calderdale Council facing child services funding crisis with £3.5m overspend forecast

Politics
Halifax MP Holly Lynch

Halifax MP claims Government Environment Plan fails to respond to flood risks

Environment
Changes could be made to vaping in taxis

Calderdale taxi drivers and passengers face vaping ban in cabs

Politics

Environment Agency warns intense flooding is set to become more frequent

Environment
Rescue: Helping save the animals. Picture: Jennie Smith

Call out for more volunteers to help Todmorden’s Toad Patrol

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Halifax MP Holly Lynch

Halifax MP claims Government Environment Plan fails to respond to flood risks

Environment
Concern: Residents and businesses around Halifax Road are asking people to support the petition

Campaigners step up pressure over Todmorden Lidl build flooding fears

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Environment Agency

Calderdale oil pollution investigation launched by Environment Agency

Environment

Parents in Calderdale urged to think pharmacist first

Health
St Winifreds Nursing Home, Rastrick.

Rastrick care home given closure warning after inadequate inspection

Health

The moorland heights of West Calderdale

Lifestyle
Some of the signs and symptoms to look out for.

Three cases of meningitis are confirmed in West Yorkshire this week

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Help: The Oddfellows, a mutual society which fundraises present the cheque to the Whiteknights

Volunteer medical riders get funding boost from Halifax Oddfellows

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