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Nefise’s Story

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This is one of series of articles featuring the real life stories of refugees who are now living in Kirklees. These stories give an insight into the struggles that those seeking a life away from persecution go through and are a powerful reminder of how much we take for granted. Nefise’s story My name is Nefise. I am Kurdish, from

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Sleman’s Story

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This is one of series of articles featuring the real life stories of refugees who are now living in Kirklees. These stories give an insight into the struggles that those seeking a life away from persecution go through and are a powerful reminder of how much we take for granted. the following story comes from an interview with the Red

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Nariman’s Story

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This is one in a series of articles featuring the real life stories of refugees who are now living in Kirklees. These stories give an insight into the struggles that those seeking a life away from persecution go through and are a powerful reminder of how much we take for granted. Nariman’s story Everything was alright until the war started

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Have your say on plans for major improvements to the A629

Traffic along the A629 in Huddersfield. Photo courtesy of Examiner

As plans for major changes to the A629 edge closer to reality, people are now being invited to view the plans in detail and have their say. Last month we confirmed that the next stage of funding had been approved by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority, who are financing the improvements through their Transport Fund. How can I see what’s

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