Tuesday Apr 15
Planning applications for the Heckmondwike, Dewsbury and Mirfield areas
His side are five places and six points above the drop zone as they prepare for an Easter programme which brings play-off hopefuls Brighton to the John Smith's Stadium on Friday before a trip to relegation-threatened Yeovil on Monday Organised by Huddersfield-based dance teacher Ann Wear, the One Community Charity Dance Show and workshops are ... (more)
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Tuesday Apr 15
Heckmondwike bus station plans revealed
Kirklees Council has today released images of the A 650,000 'bus hub' it wants to build on land in the town centre.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Tick-start for town hall clock
Spen's most iconic clock will tick once more as work finally starts to bring back the time to Cleckheaton's skyline.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
This week's paper
The plan - part of Kirklees Conservatives' local election manifesto - would see the Batley West and East wards join with Dewsbury's three wards, while Birstall and Birkenshaw would be tied in with Cleckheaton, Liversedge and Gomersal, Heckmondwike, and Mirfield to form Greater Spenborough.
Schoolgirl is robbed in Heckmondwike street
Detective Constable Andy Clayton , of Kirklees CID, said: "The victim sustained slight injuries to her wrist and was understandably distressed by the incident.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Man died after he lit a fire in an empty van
Police closed Heckmondwike Road after a body was found in a burning van in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
New elderly housing scheme opens in Heckmondwike
Mayor of Kirklees, Coun Martyn Bolt, cut the ribbon at Meadow Green and Meadow Green Lodge in Dale Lane, Heckmondwike, on Wednesday.a Following the opening councillors visited tenants and had a guided tour of the building.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Spen's top cop to move on
Insp Tim Holland, who has led Spen Valley police for more than four years, is leaving the team to work in a partnership role with Kirklees Council.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Tragic factory worker was killed in a minibus after 'lighting a fire to keep warm'
A factory worker found dead in the back of a mini-van may have been killed after lighting a fire to keep warm.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Planning applications for Heckmondwike, Dewsbury and Mirfield areas
N S Yaqoob, change of use from flat C3 to shop A1 and installation of door , 2 Newsome Street, Dewsbury.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Latest planning applications
Mr Sultan Dean, alterations and extensions to turn pub into two houses at The Brighton Hotel, 99 Brighton Street, Heckmondwike.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Three historic names
The oldest started in 1809 with the purchase of one of Cleckheaton's largest industrial sites: the other started at an unmarked "grave" in Hightown only to disappear under a cinema and supermarket in Heckmondwike! At Cleckheaton Library on Tuesday April 1 , Spen Valley Civic Society will reveal some of its research into the history of the fourth ... (more)
Fri Mar 28, 2014
'Families will benefit from this'
Sharon and Dean Weir from White Lee, Heckmondwike, celebrated their 10-year "tin wedding" with a collection - of tins - for Batley food bank.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
A Heckmondwike joke... 1916 style
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Plenty of cycling routes to discover
Tour de France organisers Amaury Sports Organisation were bowled over by Yorkshire Grand Depart stage highlights like Buttertubs Pass, with views over Swaledale, Wensleydale and beyond, when given a helicopter tour of the route by Welcome to Yorkshire in 2013.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
You could be forgiven for thinking that items in the care of the police would be as safe as houses.
But details in a Freedom of Information request have flagged up a high tally of thefts, totalling A 95,000, from the police or police premises over a five-year period.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Walk this way with Rotary
The event, on Sunday April 6, takes place on the banks of the Calder and Hebble canal between Horbury and Sowerby Bridge - and for the second time there will be a link to the Spen Valley Greenway from the canal bank at Ravensthorpe through to Heckmondwike and Cleckheaton.