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A woman and her pet, who were attacked by a dog that was not on a lead, have urged people to walk their dogs responsibly.

Ashleigh Sheard and her dog Harley were attacked by the Staffordshire Bull Terrier while walking in Lower Hopton on Sunday.

Dewsbury Hospital’s A&E department will be downgraded, despite mass public opposition, health chiefs have decided.

A chef has admitted stealing almost £10,000 while working at Northorpe Hall Trust.

An elderly couple from Mirfield have seen the cost of their personal care rocket - and say they cannot afford to keep up the payments.

Find out what happens to your rubbish once it’s collected.

Special brews and celebrations are on the cards for next week’s Yorkshire Day.

We meet the babies who will share their birthday with our future king.
And speaking of little Prince George, we have a special souvenir supplement celebrating the birth of William and Kate’s new arrival.


We continue our travel to London for a tenner train offer, and have a free 32-page Tour De France supplement.

Get all this and much more, in this week’s Dewsbury Reporter.