'Serious collision' closes M62 slip road and A644 near Brighouse

An M62 slip road has been closed because of "serious collision", Highways England has said.
Police want to find this man.

Man tried to pull woman into van outside Halifax pub

A woman suffered a "traumatic ordeal" when a man tried to pull her into a van in Halifax.

Gibbet Street. Pic: Google.

Fire at three-storey Halifax house

A house fire broke out in Halifax this morning.


Seven months since West Yorkshire Police last abandoned 999 call

West Yorkshire Police (WYP) has not abandoned an emergency 999 call for seven months.

Thirteen flood warnings were still in place across Yorkshire, and 25 alerts.

Updated flood warnings for Yorkshire's rivers and becks

Flood warnings are still in place across many parts of Yorkshire this afternoon.


Yorkshire flood warnings remain as river levels set to 'peak'

The Environment Agency has said 31 flood warnings and 29 alerts were in place across Yorkshire this morning.

Police are searching for the missing man.

West Yorkshire man missing from Scunthorpe hospital

Police have released further details about a man who has gone missing from hospital in Scunthorpe and who has links to West Yorkshire.

The Environment Agency said a total of 31 warnings and 29 alerts were in place across Yorkshire.

Leeds, Batley and Dewsbury flood warnings remain after heavy rain

Five flood warnings and seven alerts are in place across Leeds and the surrounding areas this morning.

Police want to identify this person.

CCTV appeal after assault near Halifax McDonald's

Detectives are appealing for information after an alleged assault in Halifax town centre.


Test smoke alarms as clocks change, West Yorkshire fire service says

Yorkshire Housing is working with West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service to urge residents to test their smoke alarms as the clocks change this weekend.

Trafalgar House, Bradford. Pic: Google.

West Yorkshire Police worker 'prosecutes himself by accident'

A police worker has been lightly ridiculed by colleagues after accidentally prosecuting himself for having an untaxed vehicle.

Robert Morrison and Paul Towers have been ordered to pay more than 71,900.

Brighouse rogue traders branded 'insult to cowboy builders' made to pay £71,900

Two rogue traders described by a judge as "an insult to cowboy builders" have been ordered to pay back more than £71,900.

Vehicle fire causes ‘severe delays' on M62 near Rishworth

Vehicle fire causes ‘severe delays' on M62 near Rishworth

Severe delays are occurring on the M62 after lanes were closed following reports of a vehicle on fire.

Northern services are affected.

Fire causes 'severe disruption' to rail services between Leeds and Manchester

A factory fire near the railway line between Todmorden and Rochdale has caused "severe disruption" to services this morning.
Showcase Cinema. Pic: Google.

Film stopped at Birstall Showcase Cinema for burglary arrests

A cinema screening was halted as police made arrests in connection with burglaries across West Yorkshire.
Police are appealing ahead of February 14.

West Yorkshire Police domestic abuse appeal ahead of Valentine's Day

West Yorkshire Police is urging people to watch out for signs of domestic abuse around Valentine's Day.

Junction 27 of the M62. Credit: Highways England.

Delays on M62 as vehicles break down

Congestion has built up on parts on the M62 this morning.
The scene on Briggate earlier this month.

Substance thrown at Brighouse security guard in robbery, police say

Detectives are investigating a robbery in Brighouse during which a security guard had a substance thrown at him.

'Severe delays' after M62 collision near Lofthouse

Emergency services rushed to the M62 after a collision.
A BA flight lands at Leeds Bradford Airport.

Leeds Bradford Airport dismay as BA reduces Heathrow flights

Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) has criticised British Airways (BA) after the airline has decided to reduce the number of weekly flights to Heathrow from 20 to 10 in each direction.

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