In this week’s Mirfield Reporter

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A schoolgirl who has had to fight cancer and a brain tumour is celebrating a major milestone in her journey.

Bailey Coppack, 13, has just finished a course of radiotherapy to treat a tumour in her spine and her family are hoping to get back to normal life.

Read all about her inspirational story...

A burglar who stole from Dewsbury hospital, a Mirfield monastery and a pub was praised by a judge for kicking drugs...

A woman who featured on Channel 4’s Restoration Man after taking on a project to transform a Mirfield church into a home will feature at a major design event...

Councillors have reluctantly backed plans for development on land close to Dewsbury Rams’ Owl Lane stadium...

We look back to 1990, when then-Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher opened the new Dewsbury and District Hospital, to the boos of jeering protestors.

We also have tributes and opinion on her death...

Find out all about this year’s Dewsbury Beer Festival and take an in-depth look at micro-breweries in our special report...

A homeless man found by police in a garage was a convicted sex offender who failed to check in with police...

In Sport

Dewsbury Rams plot to slay York City Knights this Saturday...

The Sheffield Cup tie details have been announced...

And Gary Sykes spars with world title challenger...

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All this and more in this week’s Mirfield Reporter.