Current Kirklees News
House prices in Kirklees now FIVE TIMES annual salary says new survey - Huddersfield Examiner
People living in Huddersfield will now have to find more than FIVE TIMES their salary to get on the property market. It is reported that the ratio of house price to earnings is now 5.30 in Kirklees, compared to 2.95 in 1997. It is only slightly better ...
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:31:08 GMT
GCSE results in Kirklees just over 3% down on last year - but students and ... - Huddersfield Examiner
Kirklees education officials have blamed this on the government's ever-changing academic goalposts, not on lack of students' or teachers' efforts. Last year, the percentage of Kirklees students achieving at least five A* to C grades, including English ...
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:22:16 GMT
All party rule call for Kirklees Council, as Newsome Clr Andrew Cooper says ... - Huddersfield Examiner
Clr Cooper added: “At a time when Kirklees is facing its greatest ever crisis it makes no sense to have a minority Labour administration having the responsibility alone of trying to protect the services that people across the district rely on, need and ...
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:55:32 GMT
End of the line for indoor bowlers as Kirklees Council removes facility from ... - Huddersfield Examiner
A cross-party Scrutiny Panel advised Kirklees Cabinet re-look at their decision as it went against the council's 'presumption in favour of openness' principle. The Panel advised the Cabinet to engage in “open dialogue with bowlers ...regarding future ...
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:32:24 GMT
Kirklees Council budget cuts - high-paid workers and councillors should take ... - Dewsbury Reporter
Kirklees announces it has to make major cuts to its budget. This is the Council that has just spent a lot of money on that white elephant Pioneer House in Dewsbury and they are building a multi-million pound new sports centre in Huddersfield, and seem ...
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:22:24 GMT
Kirklees Council's new District Committee gets 'in a pickle' - Huddersfield Examiner
He said that the Rural Kirklees committee was, geographically, around the size of two constituencies while others were much smaller, adding: “We, by far, have the largest road surfaces to be maintained, are we getting an appropriate share of money or a ...
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:29:29 GMT
North Kirklees diabetes patients to get care closer to their homes - Huddersfield Examiner
Diabetes patients have become the second group to have their care moved closer to home. North Kirklees patients no longer need to go to Dewsbury hospital after health chiefs re-located services to a range of health centres, GP surgeries and in their ...
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:32:33 GMT