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Current Edition: | Friday 24th March 2017

Current Edition: | Fri 24th Mar 17

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Work begins on £11m landmark transformation

Friday 24th March 2017

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WORK has begun to transform one of Dewsbury’s most famous landmarks. 

The £11.1m project to convert Pioneer House into a new campus for Kirklees College is part of an £18.5m…

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MPs describe Westminster terror attack

Friday 24th March 2017

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LOCAL politicians and religious leaders have condemned Wednesday’s terror attacks in Westminster. 

Four people were killed and 40 injured when a man drove a car along the pavement on Westminster…

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Council ‘wastes’ union cash

Friday 24th March 2017

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KIRKLEES Council has been named as one of the biggest spenders on trade union officials in the country. 

The Taxpayers’ Alliance (TPA) says Kirklees ‘wastes’ about £455,000 a year on…

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Collection of watches stolen

Friday 24th March 2017


BURGLARS stole more than £25,000-worth of jewellery from a property in Gomersal. 

The stash, which included an 18-carat gold Omega watch and three 14-carat pocket watches, was taken when thieves…

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