This week's edition:

Issue 732

In The Press this week: We exclusively report on the latest dealings of Dewsbury businessman Tahir "Terry" Zaman.

Elsewhere, a council election candidate in Gomersal was accused of falsely portraying himself as part of a campaign group in a leaflet which got members hot under the collar.

Roadworks announced at short notice could see Mirfield swamped by lorries seeking a detour having been caught unawares.

We preview the European referendum with activists from the left and right and detail the vast number of activities celebrating Charlotte Bronte's bicentennial.

Hospital chiefs vowed action after staff chaos, including a revolving door of middle managers, and bullying was revealed.

And read the heartbreaking story of the animal lovers searching for a frightened rescue dog who broke away from his new owners in Dewsbury after becoming spooked.

In sport this week, Batley Bulldogs and Dewsbury Rams are preparing for the fifth round of the Challenge Cup when they play Featherstone Rovers and York City Knights respectively.

Both our Heavy Woollen sides are playing at home and are struggling with injuries - Rams boss Glenn Morrison has 14 players unavailable for the visit of in-form League One side York.

Cleckheaton RUFC ground out another win in National League Three North to all but secure their safety for another year.

But, in the Northern Counties East League Premier Liversedge lost and remain in the relegation zone as the battle for survival intesifies in the final month of the season.

Elsewhere the new-look cricket season has been put on hold for another week as groundsmen face a race against time to prepare the pitches.

It's all in The Press, the only newspaper which has North Kirklees covered.

In This Weeks News

Body in river was missing George, 77
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Why they called the Spen Valley ‘the cradle of dissent’
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Police urged to tackle ‘rising crime’
Police urged to tackle ‘rising crime’ Read More
North Of Westminster – by Jo Cox, MP for Batley & Spen
North Of Westminster – by Jo Cox, MP for Batley & Spen Read More
Mayor’s cash lifeline for youngsters with diabetes
Mayor’s cash lifeline for youngsters with diabetes Read More
‘We must work together to revive town’
‘We must work together to revive town’ Read More
Madrassah’s elders deny allegations of extremism
Madrassah’s elders deny allegations of extremism Read More
‘Man who brought jihad to Britain’ preached in Savile Town
‘Man who brought jihad to Britain’ preached in Savile Town Read More
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Your Letters
Your Letters Read More
Belles aim to bounce back from last four loss
Belles aim to bounce back from last four loss Read More
New leaders at top of Spen Valley Premier
New leaders at top of Spen Valley Premier Read More
Woodman reach Premier Summit
Woodman reach Premier Summit Read More
Cleck RU within touching distance of avoiding drop
Cleck RU within touching distance of avoiding drop Read More
Stags Academy in touch with leaders
Stags Academy in touch with leaders Read More
Maroons go second after solid victory
Maroons go second after solid victory Read More
Winless Celtic lose again in Division Two
Winless Celtic lose again in Division Two Read More
The great escape in Liversedge's hands
The great escape in Liversedge's hands Read More
Sharks' search for win continues
Sharks' search for win continues Read More
Thornhill undefeated in tough Division Two
Thornhill undefeated in tough Division Two Read More
Mixed reaction to new-look Championship cricket format
Mixed reaction to new-look Championship cricket format Read More
Batley duo pen contract extensions
Batley duo pen contract extensions Read More
Unlucky 13 for coach Morrison
Unlucky 13 for coach Morrison Read More
Bulldogs lose out in capital
Bulldogs lose out in capital Read More
Rams suffer Bulls backlash
Rams suffer Bulls backlash Read More
Ann's Angle
Ann's Angle Read More
Ed Lines
Ed Lines Read More