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Current Edition: | Friday 24th March 2017

Current Edition: | Fri 24th Mar 17

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Driver dragged from car and beaten by gang wielding baseball bats

Friday 24th March 2017

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A MAN was seriously injured when he was dragged from his car in broad daylight and attacked with baseball bats. 

Roads in Dewsbury town centre were sealed off on Wednesday…

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Kirklees schools face savage cut to budgets

Friday 24th March 2017

Paula Sherriff Parliament

KIRKLEES is set to be one of the worst-affected areas in the country for proposed funding cuts to schools.

In Kirklees, 169 schools will have their budgets reduced by a…

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Eight arrested after ‘weapons’ disturbance

Friday 24th March 2017

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EIGHT people have been arrested following a disturbance in Dewsbury Moor when a number of weapons were brandished.

Police were called to reports of a large group of people gathering…

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Thieves snatch charity boxes and staff tips in latest Birstall burglary

Friday 24th March 2017


A CAFE owner is hoping to meet police and local politicians following a string of burglaries in Birstall. 

Andrew Pailing, who owns Cobbles Cafe in Market Place with his wife…

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