An 18-year-old man from Bradford is due to appear at magistrates court this morningRead the full story ›
The grandparents of Shannon Matthews have criticised a BBC drama based on the hoax kidnap of the schoolgirl.Read the full story ›
A woman has died after being in collision with a car in Dewsbury.Read the full story ›
Part of Dewsbury has been cordoned off due to a police incident.
Officers have sealed off Cemetery Road and Temple Road and St Paulinus Catholic Primary School is shut for the day, although it is hoped to be open as normal tomorrow. West Yorkshire Police say they will release more details soon.
Health bosses in Kirklees have sent the letter to the two MPs to help clear up "misunderstandings" about the future of the departmentRead the full story ›
The Batley and Spen MP Tracy Brabin has challenged the Government over the future of Dewsbury hospital's emergency provision.
The hospital could lose its A and E department next year. The new Labour MP claimed a Freedom of Information Act request revealed that Pinderfields Hospital in Wakefield had diverted ambulances 61 times to Dewsbury - 10 miles away - in the last 12 months.
The family of the late MP Jo Cox have presented a prize in her memory at a primary school in Dewsbury.
Mrs Cox was a regular visitor to Carlton Junior and Infant School and since her death, pupils have been learning about her legacy and values.
Today her family presented the first ever Jo Cox Good Character award to 10-year-old Sumair Shahid in recognition of his kindness and bravery after the death of his mother. Sally Simpson reports.
Luke Burgess has signed a two-year-deal with Catalans Dragons.
The Dewsbury born prop signs from Salford, having previously played at Leeds Rhinos and in the NRL for South Sydney Rabbitohs alongside brothers Sam, George and Tom.
I am delighted to have signed for the Catalans Dragons and to be returning to play in Super League.
"The club has a very talented playing squad and for much of last season looked to be on course for at least a top four place in the Super League, at the same time playing a very attractive brand of rugby league.
I am very excited at the prospect of doing what I can over the next two seasons to bring success to the club and their supporters.
Police searching for missing man Robert Bidski have found a body.
Mr Bidski, aged 60, was last seen in the Chickenley area of Dewsbury and was reported missing on October 10th. His family have been informed.
Police are making a fresh appeal for information as to the whereabouts of a 60-year-old man who has gone missing from Dewsbury.Read the full story ›