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Speed limit set to be cut on ‘dangerous’ Elland Road

Campaigners and residents who have been demanding a reduction in the speed limit and safety measures on Elland Road could finally get their wish.

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Success for The Millers Bar

Brighouse pub raises a glass to triple success

A Brighouse pub has served up a triple success after being voted as one of the Yorkshire public’s favourite pubs for the third year running.

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Amazing: Leo Group chairman Danny Sawrij with some the Ravenscliffe High School pupils who performed on the night

A roaring £250,000 raised in under a week for new sixth form

A Calderdale school’s ambitious plans for a new sixth form and community centre are more than quarter-of-a-million pounds closer thanks to the fund-raising efforts of a local firm.

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Aerial shot showing the Crosslee factory

Scheme for 50 home Hipperholme site rejected by councillors

A new housing development that would have seen up to 50 homes built next to a Hipperholme factory has been rejected by councillors.

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A series of street peformers, including Osadia, will come to the Piece Hall in Halifax as part of its reopening.

A carnival of street art to relaunch Piece Hall

The Piece Hall has announced a catalogue of spectacular events that will be held as part its multi-million pound relaunch.

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Wakefield Road, Bailiff Bridge (Google Images)

Roadworks to close busy Wakefield Road in Calderdale for NINE weeks

Motorists will face nine weeks of long diversions as Yorkshire Water carry out work to prevent flooding in a Calderdale village.

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A giant inflatable structure will take over the Piece Hall in Halifax as part of its reopening.

More retailers revealed ahead of Piece Hall reopening

The Piece Hall Trust has announced a further group of independent retailers that will be open for business when the Grade I listed hall reopens next month.

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Eureka! 25th birthday celebrations. Eureka! ambassador poet Matt Abbott, London Hughes, Chief executive Leigh-Anne Stradeski and Sam Homewood.

Happy birthday, Eureka! Museum celebrates 25th anniversary in style

Last weekend Eureka! The National Children’s Museum played host to festivities in order to celebrate 25 successful years of operation.

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Tour de Yorkshire about to pass through Brighouse.

Tour de Yorkshire brings cash boost to Brighouse

Back in April thousands of people gathered on the streets of Brighouse as the Tour de Yorkshire raced through.

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Northern rail strike to continue into Monday rush hour

Northern rail strike to continue into Monday rush hour

Industrial action on Northern rail services will continue into Monday.

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Planned roadworks by Highways England, Monday 10 July to Sunday 16 July

Will roadworks affect your journey next week?

If you're planning on travelling up and down the roads of Yorkshire over the coming week, check the list below to see if your journey will be affected.

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The awards higlight all that is good about Calderdale, such as ongoing recovery from the 2015 Boxing Day floods in the upper Calder Valley where events such as last Junes Alternative Christmas in Hebden Bridge have helped to boost morale

Awards will celebrate Calderdale’s great community spirit

The Community Foundation for Calderdale (CFFC) is delighted to be hosting the very popular Community Spirit Awards 2017.

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Artists view: On August 1, people will see for themselves

Bell signals a new era for £19m Piece Hall

Yorkshire Day will be a red letter day for Halifax when a jewel in its crown - the Piece Hall - re-opens to the public after a major £19 million reworking.

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VIDEO: KLM plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport

KLM airline boss Warner Rootliep has revealed plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport - establishing it as Yorkshire's gateway to the world.
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Motorway roadworks for the week ahead

These are the planned roadworks for next week

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Civic welcome for company’s special guests

Civic welcome for company’s special guests

A HIGH level business delegation from China were guests of a Halifax company on a visit which included a meeting of Mayors at Halifax Town Hall.

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Rail commute chaos as vehicle strikes bridge near Leeds

Rail commute chaos as vehicle strikes bridge near Leeds

Trains have been halted on a major commuter line into Leeds after a vehicle struck a bridge.
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Busy few months at Lattitude7 leads to big success

Local learning and development company, Lattitude7, has certainly had an action packed spring and early summer.

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Thousands of customers ‘at risk’ following Virgin Media hack

Virgin Media is advising more than 800,000 customers with a specific router to change their password immediately after an investigation found hackers could gain access to it.

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Jewellery designer Andrew Geoghegan. Picture by Tony Johnson

Meet award-winning designer at Hebden Bridge jeweller’s showcase session

AWARD-WINNING jeweller Andrew Geoghegan is gest at a Hebden Bridge jeweller’s eighth annual designer event, which aims to help promote the work of the best craftsmen and women around.

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