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Song for Christmas 2017: Burnley Road Academy

Schools across Calderdale have been singing their hearts out in this year’s Halifax Courier Song for Christmas competition, sponsored by Calderdale College.
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Song for Christmas 2017: St Michael and All Angels CE Primary

Schools across Calderdale have been singing their hearts out in this year’s Halifax Courier Song for Christmas competition.
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Halifax was one of the areas used in the trial

Space satellites used to hunt for underground leaks in Halifax

Satellite space technology used to hunt for water on other planets in the solar system has been trailed by Yorkshire Water to help identify underground water leaks from its pipe network.

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Song for Christmas 2017: Calder Primary School

Schools across Calderdale have been singing their hearts out in this year’s Halifax Courier Song for Christmas competition.

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Song for Christmas 2017: Rastrick Independent School

Schools across Calderdale have been singing their hearts out in this year’s Halifax Courier Song for Christmas competition.
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Song for Christmas 2017: St John's CE Primary School

Schools across Calderdale have been singing their hearts out in this year’s Halifax Courier Song for Christmas competition.

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Shearbridge Vets receptionists Julie Sutcliffe (left) and Lucy Bashforth (right) with the memorial tree in the waiting room

Calderdale vets invite owners to honour pets and raise charity cash

Pet owners in Calderdale are invited to remember their beloved cats and dogs at Christmas and raise money for charity.

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Luke Murphy thinks Northlight will be great for his development

Lofty ambitions as ROKT's Olympic-class climbing arena nears completion

A new Olympic-class climbing facility is nearing completion in a former Brighouse flour mill’s colossal loft.
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VIDEO: Halifax shines at Tour de Yorkshire route reveal

Calderdale will take centre stage next Spring as it was announced it will see the start of the final stage of the 2018 Tour de Yorkshire.
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Hebden Bridge gave a warm welcome to the Tour de Yorkshire when it last passed through in 2015

Where you can watch the Tour de Yorkshire in Calderdale

Halifax will take centre stage during the final day of next year's Tour de Yorkshire as it hosts the start of the race on Sunday May 6.
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The 2018 Tour de Yorkshire route will take place today

Tour de Yorkshire route to be revealed in Halifax

Halifax takes centre stage today (Tuesday) as it plays host to a major press conference announcing the route for the 2018 Tour de Yorkshire.
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The new store will open on on December 14

Opening date revealed for new Lidl store in Brighouse

Lidl has confirmed the opening date of its brand new store in Brighouse.

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Left to right are: Hilary Kaye, Jackie Dilley (social secretary), Eileen Metcalfe (treasurer), Marlene Travis (vice chairperson), Janet Gee (vice president), Dorothy France (secretary), Jean Vint and seated right is Joyce Wormold (chairperson).

Echoes of the past: Forgotten community groups of Brighouse

Having been speaking to different groups for almost forty years throughout the county, sadly many of those organisations I was invited to in the early days have now all faded into the history books.

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Mytholmroyd flood warden Karl Boggis

New river forecasts in Calderdale give details about flood risk

A new service which allows people to get forecasts for river levels to help them manage their risk of flooding is available in the Calder Valley.

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Craig Whittaker MP urges council to reconsider changes to winter gritting policy

Craig Whittaker MP urges council to reconsider changes to winter gritting policy

Craig Whittaker MP has urged Calderdale Council to reconsider some of the changes that they intend to make to their policy on Winter gritting.
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The Council has 18,200 tonnes of salt stored for winter and grits 575km of roads across Calderdale using a fleet of 15 gritters

New approach to gritting aims to keep Calderdale moving in winter

Calderdale Council is preparing for winter to keep the borough safe and moving if there is ice or snow.
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SLIDESHOW: Fantastic fundraising across Calderdale for Children in Need

Fundraisers across Calderdale put on their Pudsey ears to raise money for this year’s Children in Need appeal.
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Send us your Children in Need fundraising snaps

People in Calderdale are putting on their Pudsey ears to raise money for this year's Children in Need appeal.
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The camels were a hit at last year's event. Picture by Steven Lord

Christmas camels are returning to Brighouse

A special Christmas treat is coming to Brighouse later this month with the appearance of three camels at the Christmas Festival.
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Rotarian Bryan Harkness with their last batch of boxes being handed to Jane McGowan of Covea

Time to start returning goodies for Rotary Club Shoebox Appeal

There are just four weeks left in this year’s Rotary Club Shoebox Appeal and organisers are asking people to start returning their boxes

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