Mirfield Reporter

Latest court reports from Kirklees Magistrates

Collect of Daniel Long, 15, who commited suicide at his home in Leeds, South Yorkshire. See Ross Parry story RPYSTRESS; The heartbroken sister of a straight-A student who committed suicide due to exam stress has launched a national campaign to prevent it happening again. 'Brainy' Daniel Long, 15, hanged himself in February 2017 after he developed acute anxiety whilst revising for his GCSEs. He was discovered unresponsive by his heartbroken mum Emma Oliver, 43, who had rushed upstairs when she heard a loud bang coming from his bedroom. Emma desperately tried to save him with CPR while a neighbour called 999, but Daniel was rushed to hospital where he was put on life support.

MP backs bid to get a counsellor for every school

Some of the knives illegally sold to under 18s at shops tested in West Yorkshire.

Police find shops willing to sell knives illegally to children in West Yorkshire


Months of disruption ahead as next phase starts on M621 Leeds work


Man arrested as police probe spate of burglaries in West Yorkshire town


Thieves carrying brick in attempted robbery at Batley newsagents


Updated: Delays clearing on M62 in West Yorkshire after multi-car crash


Revealed: The £109 MILLION seized from criminals by police in West Yorkshire

Ashley Highfield, Johnston Press chief executive, in the newsroom of The Yorkshire Post.

Ashley Highfield: The House of Lords is risking the future of local newspapers

Pierre-Michel Lasogga heads the ball past Derby keeper Scott Carson to score Leeds United's opening goal.  Picture: Tony Johnson.

Leeds United boss: Players can hold their heads up high

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Ezgjan Alioski celebrates scoring Leeds United's second goal at Derby.  Picture: Tony Johnson.

Injury-time goal denies Heckingbottom first win as Leeds United boss

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Thomas Christiansen.

Leeds United squad not big enough says former boss Christiansen

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Samuel Saiz, available again for Leeds United after suspension.

Key players back as Leeds United look to end winless run

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Leeds United hit back to win point in Heckingbottom’s first home game in charge

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New Leeds United boss not daunted by tough run ahead

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Leeds United hit by Sharp start again as Heckingbottom loses first game

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Heckingbottom faces tough task to turn round Leeds United fortunes

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Reel Big Fish: Heading for the Slam Dunk Festival.

Reel Big Fish and The Audition among names added to Slam Dunk line-up

Local shows for local people...The League of Gentlemen are playing an extra date at Leeds First Direct Arena.

Extra local date for the League of Gentlemen

Whats on
Sunflower Bean, set to play a gig at The Wardrobe, in Leeds.

Twenty two is the magic number for Sunflower Bean

Jessica gets down to unearthing the secrets of her explorer ancestor.

COLUMN: Digging up the secrets of our fascinating family tree

Redundancy: its not the end of the world!

Column: Redundancy: it’s not the end of the world!