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Current Edition: | Monday 23rd January 2017

Current Edition: | Mon 23rd Jan 17

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Murder accused appears in court

Friday 20th January 2017

David Butterfield

A WOMAN has appeared in court charged with the murder of a man at a home in Gomersal.

Michelle Spencer, 47, was remanded into custody after her first appearance at…

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Rescue heroes are hailed by fire crew

Friday 20th January 2017

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TWO council workers and a dad-to-be have been hailed as heroes after helping to rescue two people from a flat fire in Birstall.

Kirklees refuse workers Kevin Stainburn and Ian…

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Author aims to explore issues surrounding Jo Cox’s murder

Friday 20th January 2017

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AWARD-WINNING non-fiction crime writer Kester Aspden has been commissioned to write an exploration of the murder of Batley and Spen MP Jo Cox.

Leading independent publisher Serpent’s Tail is due…

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Amanda Stubley leaves Labour after suspension

Friday 20th January 2017

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A KIRKLEES councillor says she has quit the Labour Party after being suspended last year. 

Coun Amanda Stubley (Batley East) was filmed clashing with right-wing activists supporters in the run-up…

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