1872 Porter by Elland Brewery has won the title of 'CAMRA's Supreme Champion Winter Beer of Britain' at the Winter Ales Festival today.
Dozens of pupils have fallen victim to a sickness bug which has forced education chiefs to close a school at Elland as health experts try to find the cause of the outbreak.
It's believed the pupils at Cross Lane Primary and Nursery School have been hit by shigella sonnei gastroenteritis, which brings on symptoms such as bloody diarrhoea, headache, fever, nausea and sometimes vomiting.
West Yorkshire Health Protection Unit is working with environmental health officers and NHS colleagues in Calderdale to investigate the outbreak. The school has been shut down today and tomorrow for a "deep clean".
Marketing company, Reactiv, is moving its contact centre to a new £250,000 premises at the Lowfields Business Park, Elland this weekend to accommodate their workload in the area.
New staff will then be recruited for the growth within the digital and apps sector at the new base.
Jobs at the company, set up five years ago, will include graphic designers and web developers.
The company currently employs over 200 staff.
Employees are helping with the move this weekend and new staff are expected to start in the next two months.
Police are appealing for witnesses to an assult in Elland, near Halifax, to come forward. A 29 year old woman was walking along Beech Street at midnight on August 15th when she was confronted by a man.
She fought back, suffering minor injuries, and her attacker fled. He is described as white, 5' 10", medium build with stubble. He was wearing a black hoddie top and and black trousers.
Chancellor George Osborne on a visit to K T Hydraulics at Elland, near Halifax today.