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Current Edition: | Saturday 29th April 2017

Current Edition: | Sat 29th Apr 17

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Nursing staff shortage leaves hospitals critical

Friday 31st March 2017

Dewsbury Hospital investing sign January 2017

NURSES at Dewsbury & District Hospital have been struggling to provide adequate care for patients.

Staff at hospitals run by the Mid-Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust have been stretched to their…

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Woman’s sex assault ordeal after sharing taxi

Friday 31st March 2017

Little Green Lane sign

POLICE are investigating after a woman was sexually assaulted close to Six Lane Ends in Heckmondwike. 

The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning on a grassed area…

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Restoring Hightown Road’s old fingerpost – and some civic pride

Friday 31st March 2017


CLECKHEATON residents will soon be able to enjoy a local landmark in its original glory. 

The 80-year-old fingerpost sign outside Cleckheaton Fire Station was erected when Hightown Road was built,…

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Ravensthorpe station on improvement list

Friday 31st March 2017

New station shelter

IMPROVEMENT work is set to get underway at Ravensthorpe railway station next month.

Passengers at the station will benefit from a refurbished waiting shelter as well as improvements to the…

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