In your Guardian this week

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Campaigners have slammed plans to build more than 50 homes on historic land at Blacup, while the developers have warned that even mhmore land could be ‘at risk’ because of the failed LDF.

Plus Britain and Ireland’s Next Top Model contestants Emma Ward and Saffron Williams will be judging our Face of 2014 competition; meet the Scholes man who has spent six years and travelled thousands of miles to visit every summer Olympic venue in the country; we look at what it’s like to live on Heckmondwike’s Dale Lane estate; and an in-depth look at the proposals to invest £20m in Dewsbury Hospital which will mean the closure of five buildings.