In this week’s paper

News update
News update

in this week’s paper, read about the controversial plans for homes on a green field in Cleckheaton.

It was a sad day for Birkby’s yesterday as the gates closed for the last time.

Plus we bring you the latest on plans to axe Dewsbury and District Hospital’s accident and emergency department, a brother’s sky-high plans to raise money in memory of his brother and a preview of what’s to come at this weekend’s Yorkshire Wartime Experience and the forthcoming Cleckheaton Folk Festival.