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Police appeal to trace two men over alleged Calderdale burglaries

Police investigating burglaries in Calderdale have released pictures of two men they urgently want to trace.

Brandon Wadsworth Credit: West Yorkshire Police

Brandon Wadsworth, who is 19 and Lee Woodhead aged 20, are wanted iin connection with the allegations which have happened in the last ten days. They are known to often be in the company of a third male.

Lee Woodhead Credit: West Yorkshire Police

Brandon Wadsworth is described as white, 5"9 tall and of proportionate build. He has brown short straight hair and brown eyes. He speaks with a Yorkshire accent.

Lee Woodhead is of a similar description to Brandon with light brown straight hair with a tidy parting and blue eyes. He speaks with a deep Yorkshire accent.

We need to trace these two as a matter of urgency. I would strongly urge anyone who sees them - either out and about or in a vehicle - not to approach them but to contact police immediately on 999 rather than approaching these individuals."

– Det Insp Dean McIntyre, Calderdale Police

Residents reject plans to close Huddersfield A & E

Controversial plans to close Huddersfield Royal Infirmary's Accident and Emergency department and centralise emergency care at Calderdale Royal Hospital, in Halifax have been given the thumbs down by local residents.

The results of a 14-week consultation have been released and 80% of people living in Huddersfield who completed the official survey believe it would make the care they receive worse, with 50% of both Huddersfield and Calderdale residents saying the plan would lead to a decline in their care.

A final decision will be made on 20 October.

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