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Suranne Jones to star in new Sally Wainwright drama set in Calderdale

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FC Halifax in a pre-season friendly against Rochdale.

FC Halifax Town v Bradford City match will be played behind closed doors after police advice

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Ready: The dancers at their final rehearsal

Celebrating summer with style

Arts
Danielle Brown and other guests at the opening of North Halifax Grammar School's new sports hall

Paralympian opens new £3m sports hall

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Barrie Rutter to step down as Halifax-based Northern Broadsides artistic director

Theatre and Comedy

Historic child sex abuse inquiry - police arrest 16 people in West Yorkshire

Crime 3

A roaring £250,000 raised in under a week for new sixth form

Business

Nine weeks of roadwork misery returns to main Calder Valley highway

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Harewood Avenue, Pellon. Image: Google

Three people rescued from Halifax house fire

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A lightning bolt over the Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth last night as storms moved up the country toward Yorkshire. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Yorkshire Weather: When will the thunderstorms hit and how severe are they likely to be?

Environment 3

Northern rail strike to continue into Monday rush hour

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Planned roadworks by Highways England, Monday 10 July to Sunday 16 July

Will roadworks affect your journey next week?

Transport
Traffic news

Motorway roadworks for the week ahead

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Commuters endured a nightmare journey on the M62 this morning.

Rush hour chaos: 'M62 closed. Stationary traffic. Tell my wife and son I love them'

Transport 4

Historic child sex abuse inquiry - police arrest 16 people in West Yorkshire

Crime 3
Scene of murder, Athol Close, Ovenden, Halifax

Row over TV led to man being stabbed to death in Halifax

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Vandalised: The damage has greatly upset Mr Blackburns family

Anger over grave vandalism as culprit is only cautioned by police

News
19th February 2013. Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire Mark Burns-Williamson.

REVEALED: Calderdale residents have their say on performance of police

Crime

Paralympian opens new £3m sports hall

News
Amazing: Leo Group chairman Danny Sawrij with some the Ravenscliffe High School pupils who performed on the night

A roaring £250,000 raised in under a week for new sixth form

Business
Beth with  ITVs Love Your Garden presenter, Frances Tophill

VIDEO: Todmorden pupil given a Young School Gardener of the Year award

Environment
Staff and pupils in their new wildlife garden

Sats success proves academy has turned itself around

Education 2

A roaring £250,000 raised in under a week for new sixth form

Business
A series of street peformers, including Osadia, will come to the Piece Hall in Halifax as part of its reopening.

A carnival of street art to relaunch Piece Hall

News 3
A giant inflatable structure will take over the Piece Hall in Halifax as part of its reopening.

More retailers revealed ahead of Piece Hall reopening

News 2
Eureka! 25th birthday celebrations. Eureka! ambassador poet Matt Abbott, London Hughes, Chief executive Leigh-Anne Stradeski and Sam Homewood.

Happy birthday, Eureka! Museum celebrates 25th anniversary in style

News

Flooding part of portfolio in Halifax MP’s new shadow front bench role

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The Move: Signals Tods influence in the past and also future capabilities, says Coun Tattersall

£20,000 - or less - to bring John ‘home’

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Green belt land off Thornhills Lane, Clifton.

Vision for borough as Local Plan consulation looks to be given go-ahead

Politics
Charity event: Carnival goers enjoying this years event at Centre Vale Park

‘Scandalous’ - Charity carnival slam council for park damage fine

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Concillor Tim Swift outside Halifax Town Hall.

Council balances books but warns more costs must be cut

Politics

Yorkshire Weather: When will the thunderstorms hit and how severe are they likely to be?

Environment 3
A sea bird flies past the rising sun near the RSPB nature reserve at Bempton Cliffs in Yorkshire. But the weather will turn nasty in the coming days with thunderstorms predicted. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Yorkshire weather: Met Office issues warning as thunderstorms are expected to hit Tuesday and Wednesday

News 2
Beth with  ITVs Love Your Garden presenter, Frances Tophill

VIDEO: Todmorden pupil given a Young School Gardener of the Year award

Environment

£50,000 appeal to help save life of Alice, four

Health

Calderdale and Huddersfield hospital plan could be referred to Jeremy Hunt

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Triple challenge: Some of the Marshalls staff who took part in the triathlon

Triathlon hundred raise £6,500

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Outstanding achiever: Thomas received his Panathlon award at University Academy Keighley

Teenager will scale heights - on just one leg

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Jermain Defoe met his friend Bradley Lowery last night as the family say their little boy is finding it hard to breathe.

Jermain Defoe visits cancer battler Bradley Lowery as family say he is 'finding breathing difficult'

Health 5