Plans for 166 new homes in Mirfield may bring £1,000,000 windfall - but it could have been up to £4,000,000

The Mirfield 25 site on land off Leeds Road and Slipper Lane in Mirfield
Mirfield Free Grammar and Old Bank schools set for cash boost

Man arrested over suspected arson attack in Fartown

Fire at Peridot Fold, Fartown
Police believe attack on flat in Peridot Fold was "targeted"

Watch: Northern Soul movie rekindles memories of big Huddersfield nights

Wigan Casino dancers in 1975
Find out more about Huddersfield's northern soul heritage as well as watching the movie trailer and seeing pictures from the legendary Wigan Casino

Police to test dog which bit child in Highfields to discover whether it's a banned breed

Police are appealing for information
Police await tests on seized dog

Police return to Dewsbury street where woman's body found

Police guard the scene near where the body of a 46-year-old woman was found in Leeds Road, Dewsbury
Detectives await results of post-mortem examination

Isaac Nash memorial service: 'Our grief is tremendous but our love is bigger' say family of boy swept out to sea

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Dad's emotional tribute to 12-year-old lost at sea off Anglesey

Skate4Isaac hopes to secure more funds thanks to Holmfirth snapper

Isaac Atkinson
Alexis Smith is hoping to raise money for skatepark in memory of Isaac Atkinson

LOOK: See 1980s Huddersfield from above - can you help us put names to some areas?

Look at our town from the air in 1986 - but can you identify some of the roads we can't place

More than £30,000 raised so far towards skate park in memory of Isaac Nash

The Nash family's favourite shot of Isaac
Kirburton youngster was swept out to sea in Anglesey on August 29

Campaign to save Huddersfield's free town bus starts to motor

Huddersfield free town bus in front of Huddersfield station
Social enterprise, donation box or retailer funding being explored

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Children's Corner, Bridlington

Century-old pictures of Yorkshire's coastal resorts like you've never seen them before

The singer and songwriter will perform at the First Direct Arena in March

Soul sensation Lionel Richie heading to Leeds in March

Why not take a stroll around Yorkshire Sculpture Park?

Three things to do in and around Kirklees today

John Dean, of Far Barsey Farm Shop, Barkisland, with Irene the cow who was rescued from a tunnel by firefighters

A moo-ving story of how Irene the cow was rescued from a Greetland drainage tunnel

Property of the Week: Kew Hill, Lindley Moor

Children's Corner, Bridlington

Century-old pictures of Yorkshire's coastal resorts like you've never seen them before

And you'll be surprised to find out where they came from

Runaway van that killed Dewsbury mum-of-four Simran Ahmed was left in neutral with brake 'partially applied', court told

The white Ford Transit Connect which struck mum-of-four Simran Ahmed can be seen in the centre of the picture
Mohammed Karani, of Batley, denies causing the death of Simran Ahmed by careless or inconsiderate driving last April

Plans for 166 new homes in Mirfield may bring £1,000,000 windfall - but it could have been up to £4,000,000

The Mirfield 25 site on land off Leeds Road and Slipper Lane in Mirfield
Mirfield Free Grammar and Old Bank schools set for cash boost

Colne Valley High School pupil whizzing to success after being selected to represent Yorkshire for cycling in the Sainsbury's School Games

Cyclist and Colne Valley High School Student, Emelia Clarke, who has been asked to represent Yorkshire in the Sainsburys School Games
Emelia Clarke started has come on leaps and bounds after taking up the sport only six months ago
Martin Paterson struck twice for Huddersfield Town Under 21s in their 4-1 win at Ipswich Town

Huddersfield Town Under 21s win at Ipswich Town

Frankie Bunn's side claimed a first victory in three attempts

Leeds United 3-0 Huddersfield Town: fan and Examiner player ratings

Your thoughts on the derby defeat to Leeds United as Town fell to a fifth league loss of the season

Leeds United 3-0 Huddersfield Town: are you pictured in our fan gallery?

Did you go to Town's West Yorkshire derby defeat at Elland Road? You could be pictured in our fan gallery if so

Championship paper talk: Leeds close in on managerial appointment as Freedman remains defiant in face of pressure from Bolton boo-boys

Darko Milanic is expected to become the new manager of Leeds United
Check out a summary of the latest headlines from around the division
Catalans Dragons coach Laurent Frayssinous

Catalan Dragons fear a Huddersfield Giants backlash in their play-off clash

Catalan will head to Huddersfield full of confidence after their stunning win at Leeds Rhinos

Huddersfield Giants won't have to wait long for Clubcall decision if they beat Catalan Dragons

Huddersfield Giants crest
Super League chiefs have announced minor champions St Helens will choose from the winners of the two preliminary semi-finals, Castleford Tigers v Warrington Wolves and Huddersfield v Catalan, when they make the ClubCall pick live on Sky Sports

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson lays down gauntlet to squad ahead of Catalan contest

Huddersfield Giants' Head Coach Paul Anderson
Huddersfield will host the French side after their shock 24-20 triumph at Leeds Rhinos on Saturday
Leicester City's Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring their fourth goal against Manchester United with Leonardo Ulloa

FC Halifax Town fans enjoy Jamie Vardy's moment in the spotlight

The striker made his mark for the East Midlands club against Manchester United

Huddersfield Town Ladies maintain 100% record with Newcastle United win

Huddersfield Town Ladies' Sammy Conroy
A comprehensive win in the North-East made it five wins from five league games

Huddersfield Town Under 21s win at Ipswich Town

Martin Paterson struck twice for Huddersfield Town Under 21s in their 4-1 win at Ipswich Town
Frankie Bunn's side claimed a first victory in three attempts
The singer and songwriter will perform at the First Direct Arena in March

Soul sensation Lionel Richie heading to Leeds in March

Tickets for grammy-winning superstar's show go on sale this Friday

Three things to do in and around Kirklees today

Why not take a stroll around Yorkshire Sculpture Park?
Looking for something to do? Here's three things going on in Kirklees on Monday September 22

What's on: Huddersfield University Freshers' Week 2014

Here's what Huddersfield Students' Union have got in store for freshers this week
Federation of Small Businesses

FSB to help firms make their money go further

The Kirklees branch of the Federation of Small Businessses is staging a seminar tyo help firms make their money go further

Ian Ayre joins Dean Hoyle's Chairman's Lunch

Former Town chief executive Ian Ayre will talk about his role at Liverpool FC when he joins the panel for Dean Hoyle's Chairman's Lunch

Bramleys appoints HR consultancy

Helen Straw of The Personnel Partnership
The Personnel Partnership at Honley will provide HR services to estate agent Bramleys

Videos & Photos

Children's Corner, Bridlington

Century-old pictures of Yorkshire's coastal resorts like you've never seen them before

The singer and songwriter will perform at the First Direct Arena in March

Soul sensation Lionel Richie heading to Leeds in March

Leeds United 3-0 Huddersfield Town: fan and Examiner player ratings

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Ian Wright disgusted after Mario Balotelli receives racist abuse on Twitter

LFCl striker was subjected to vile abuse after he mocked Manchester United's 5-3 defeat at Leicester City

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