Team to explore discounted supermarket plan for Huddersfield or Dewsbury town centres

Community Shop takes surplus stock from supermarkets to tackle food poverty and sells on at a fraction of their normal price

Line in the sand and a revamp for Colne Valley High School

Plans unveiled for new school uniform and logo as part of major rebrand

Key Halifax town centre site listed for sale as part of wider £100m regeneration for town

Northgate House and Central Library site listed for sale as cleared site

LOOK: Armed police swoop on Dewsbury street as suspects crash BMW trying to escape

An eyewitness described the “absolute mayhem”

Thug Simon Brooke jailed for attack on wheelchair man in Dewsbury

Jailed - thug Simon Brooke who attacked a disabled teenager
Teenage victim left on road with wheelchair on top of him

Kirklees one of top ten places in the country 'at risk' of flooding

Council gets £450k for services of projects to prevent flooding

Smithy Place Lane to be shut for another month as 'skid pan' investigations continue

Drivers demand answers over Brockholes road closure

Kirklees Citizens' Advice Bureau helped almost 2,000 people with £10 million in personal debt last year

Citizens Advice Bureau, Standard House, Half Moon Street, Huddersfield.
CAB set to unveil 'slimmed down' service due to council cuts

Police swoop to arrest gang on suspicion of stealing high value cars

Police have carried out a number of raids at home in Kirklees as part of an pre-planned operation

Review of bin rounds in Kirklees as councillors discuss missed collections

Bins left out in Trinity Street in Huddersfield
Review underway with more details expected in July

General Election 2015: Barry Sheerman weighs in over Cameron v Milliband TV debate

Should Cameron take on Milliband in a head-to-head debate?
Barry Sheerman said voters deserved to see a TV election debate between David Cameron and Ed Milliband

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Treat your mum this Mother's Day

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The construction of the M62

The calm before the storm: amazing pictures of the M62 under construction 45 years ago

Dream Homes: Buckfield House, Almondbury

Indulge your sweet tooth this Easter

10 sweet treats to look forward to this Easter

Girls got brass: Huddersfield Tea & Tarts WI musical novices start up brass band to perform at Royal Albert Hall

Line in the sand and a revamp for Colne Valley High School

Plans unveiled for new school uniform and logo as part of major rebrand

Kirklees Citizens' Advice Bureau helped almost 2,000 people with £10 million in personal debt last year

Citizens Advice Bureau, Standard House, Half Moon Street, Huddersfield.
CAB set to unveil 'slimmed down' service due to council cuts

Team to explore discounted supermarket plan for Huddersfield or Dewsbury town centres

Community Shop takes surplus stock from supermarkets to tackle food poverty and sells on at a fraction of their normal price

Key Halifax town centre site listed for sale as part of wider £100m regeneration for town

Northgate House and Central Library site listed for sale as cleared site
Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell will be hopeful his side can respond against Rotherham United this weekend

Examiner Match Preview: It's crucial to extend Rotherham United's miserable run at Huddersfield Town

Town need to put more distance between themselves and the Millers

It's all to play for says Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell ahead of Rotherham United derby

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell is hoping his side's season does not peter out
The manager says building momentum between now and the end of the season is crucial

Revealed: How Huddersfield Town fans rated the players in the 4-1 defeat at Brentford

Take a look at your assessment of each player plus your comments and reaction as Town suffered a second consecutive three-goal defeat

I won't shy away from using younger players says Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell

Chris Powell is not afraid of playing the young guns at Huddersfield Town
The boss wants members of the development squad to make a case for first-team inclusion

Huddersfield Giants Opposition Guide: Widnes Vikings

New faces maks the Vikings an even stronger force

Huddersfield Giants prop Anthony Mullally desperate to beat hometown club Widnes

Prop knows Super League wins are just around the corner

Former Huddersfield Giants skipper Kevin Brown so vital to Widnes Vikings success

Widnes Vikings head coach Denis Betts watches on from the stand
Coach Denis Betts men looking to kick-on in Super League XX
Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell will be hopeful his side can respond against Rotherham United this weekend

Examiner Match Preview: It's crucial to extend Rotherham United's miserable run at Huddersfield Town

Town need to put more distance between themselves and the Millers

It's all to play for says Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell ahead of Rotherham United derby

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell is hoping his side's season does not peter out
The manager says building momentum between now and the end of the season is crucial

Revealed: How Huddersfield Town fans rated the players in the 4-1 defeat at Brentford

Take a look at your assessment of each player plus your comments and reaction as Town suffered a second consecutive three-goal defeat

Thespians are Wilde about being earnest

One of Wilde's best-loved plays, The Importance of Being Earnest, is the Thespians' choice.

Fixby Songbirds will fledge at the finals of WI competition

They will be singing for joy at the finals of the WI centenary choirs context.

Jazz residents at Dean Clough

Music inspired by the largest carpet mill in the world to premiere in Calderdale.

Riasca UK Ltd bought by two former employees

Stewart Marshall and Paul Buckley have acquired Riasca UK Ltd, the company where they were previously employees

We are International recruits more export ambassadors

Exporters in Bradford and Halifax have been recruited to help Kirklees firms break into overaess markets

Faith PR director Carl Hopkins nominated for Man of the Year in the International Women’s Day Awards 2015

Stefanie Hopkins, of Faith PR, with newly-appointed commercial director Carl Hopkins
Entrepreneur Carl Hopkins has been nominated for an award recognising his contribution to the success of Brighouse-based Faith PR

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Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell will be hopeful his side can respond against Rotherham United this weekend

Examiner Match Preview: It's crucial to extend Rotherham United's miserable run at Huddersfield Town

Team to explore discounted supermarket plan for Huddersfield or Dewsbury town centres

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