Does this page look right? If not, chances are you are using an old browser. We highly recommend you upgrade to one of these newer browsers:

Mozilla FirefoxGoogle ChromeSafariInternet Explorer 8.0

Click on the icons above to upgrade to the browser of your choice.

Current Edition: | Friday 28th October 2016

Current Edition: | Fri 28th Oct 16

  • utopia

  • ThePress web banner

    ThePress web banner


Thursday 27th October 2016


This week in The Press, read how two brothers have denied murdering their housemate in Ravensthorpe. 

One of the brothers has admitted killing the victim but denies murder.

Read the…

Read More »

Change to housing plans could be death knell for Liversedge FC, says club president

Friday 21st October 2016

Quaker Lane top

THE president of the highest-ranked football club in North Kirklees believes its days could be numbered.

Liversedge FC has been hampered for a number of years by poor access to…

Read More »

Daughter’s threat to her mum: ‘I’m going to kill you’

Friday 21st October 2016

Press latest news

A WOMAN from Liversedge has been handed a suspended prison sentence after she attacked her mother. 

Daniella Butterworth, 25, launched the assault after her mother, Mandy Chalmers, refused to give…

Read More »

Tories pour scorn on plans for 5,500 homes

Friday 21st October 2016

Chidswell Action Group

CONSERVATIVE councillors have slammed a Labour-led housing blueprint for North Kirklees, saying it could lead to unmanageable pressure on public services. 

Councillors voted last week in favour of an amended…

Read More »