John Radford of Meltham

Witness who saw incident which led to cyclist's brain damage tells court she saw car driver from Holmfirth 'like steer towards him'

Michael Gledhill, 23 of Bramble Bank, Holmfirth denies causing serious injury to John Radford by dangerous driving on Huddersfield Road on July 31 last year

Pay up! Kirklees Council agree paid-for parking permit plans for 9,000 homes

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Anyone wanting a second permit - predicted to be 4,700 people - will have to pay £15 for it

Little Horrors 2014 - your kids dressed up ready for Halloween

You've sent us some fantastic pictures of your kids in their spooky costumes - have a look below at their ghoulish get-up

New Starters 2014: take a look at Huddersfield youngsters as they start school

Just a selection of images from 2014's New Starters - click the gallery to see many more
We asked schools to send in pictures of the youngsters beginning their school journey

Hurricane Gonzalo's gales reach Huddersfield as winds hit almost 50mph

This image provided by NASA shows Hurricane Gonzalo
“We have had gusts of 43mph in Huddersfield and 48mph at Emley Moor, but the main thing has been the drop in temperature"

World Cup medal won by former Huddersfield Town defender Ray Wilson up for auction

Rare soccer memorabilia up for grabs with six figure guide price

Woman beaten and sexually assaulted by man hiding in block of flats

The woman was attacked at 11.30pm last Thursday by the man who jumped out at her

Bid for 41 houses at Clayton Fields beauty spot in Huddersfield

18-year battle over as planning application submitted for Edgerton fields

Leaders at Colne Valley High School start to turn the tide

Hundreds flock to open evening

Pothole patrol for councillors surveying streets to log all road holes - send us your pictures

Clrs Karen Allison, Julie Stewart-Turner and Andrew Cooper on pothole patrol in the Newsome ward
Three Green Party councillors wanted to know how far the pothole problem stretches in their ward

Teenager Davern Pinnock of Fartown admits baseball bat road rage attack which injured father and son on Leeds Road

A baseball bat
18-year-old from Fartown sent to young offender institution for 17 months

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  • New Starters 2014: Don't they look cute! Take a look at Huddersfield youngsters as they start school.

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  • COUNCIL: Pay up! Kirklees Council agree paid-for parking permit plans for 9,000 homes. See full story here.

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  • A DALTON teenager has appeared in court accused of breaching a court order.

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  • TRAVEL: If you are heading back to Leeds tonight be aware there will be diversions until 8pm around Bridgewater Place.

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  • NEWS: Real ale drinkers at The Nook in Holmfirth have helped Holme Valley Mountain rescue raise £2,000 with its charity ale.

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  • What do you think of the Examiner Calendar this year? I think its pretty cool. Here's the link to how it was created.

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  • A British terror suspect who is wanted in the United States for allegedly conspiring with hook-handed extemist Abu Hamza has been extradited from the UK. 

    Haroon Rashid Aswat, from Dewsbury, is accused by US authorities of working with Hamza in 1999 to set up a Jihadist training camp in Oregon.

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  • NEWS: Fire crews were called to a house fire in Thornhill this afternoon.

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  • REVIEW:  If you've not seen rising comedy star Chris Ramsey do live stand-up I'd definitely recommend it.  Reporter Samantha Robinson went to see him in Leeds and her review is now online.

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  • NEWS:  The row over Top Gear's ill-fated expedition to film in Argentina goes on.

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Lady Gaga is coming to the Phones 4u Arena

Lady Gaga, Bastille and a celebration of Shakespeare - here's three events for Tuesday thrills

Sheridan Smith as Cilla

Film crew in Huddersfield for new Sheridan Smith series for ITV

Ade (@gorillaade) tweeted this picture of Huddersfield's sunrise

Red sky in the morning, shepherd's warning! Huddersfield enjoys beautiful sunrise

Intrepid runners take on tough six mile Huddersfield Woodland Challenge at Bradley's Dyson Wood

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's Mod Revue at Golcar Royal British Legion

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Pay up! Kirklees Council agree paid-for parking permit plans for 9,000 homes

Anyone wanting a second permit - predicted to be 4,700 people - will have to pay £15 for it

Pay up! Kirklees Council agree paid-for parking permit plans for 9,000 homes

updated
Anyone wanting a second permit - predicted to be 4,700 people - will have to pay £15 for it

Bid for 41 houses at Clayton Fields beauty spot in Huddersfield

18-year battle over as planning application submitted for Edgerton fields

Little Horrors 2014 - your kids dressed up ready for Halloween

You've sent us some fantastic pictures of your kids in their spooky costumes - have a look below at their ghoulish get-up
Everything you need to know about Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion

Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion: Everything you need to know about the midweek game

From kick-off time to the odds, we have all the information you need as Town go in search of a fourth win in five league games

Huddersfield Town's Matt Crooks joins Hartlepool United on loan

The 20-year-old completed an Emergency Loan until November 17 and could make the trip to Accrington for the League 2 match this evening

Who did Huddersfield Town fans pick in their starting XI for Brighton and Hove Albion clash?

Huddersfield Town fans want to see Paul Dixon come in from the cold against Brighton and Hove Albion
Supporters want to see a change in formation and two alterations in personnel for the midweek visit of the Seagulls

Championship paper talk: Wolves boss reveals reasons for failed USA striker pursuit as Rotherham line up two loan additions

Wolves manager Kenny Jackett has revealed trialist Juan Agudelo did not sufficiently impress to earn a Molineux deal
Check out a summary of the latest headlines from around the division
Brett Ferres in action for the Huddersfield Giants

Huddersfield Giants forward Brett Ferres gets into England 17

Bench start for Giants star in opener against Samoa in Brisbane

Huddersfield Giants sign Bradford Bulls youngster Oliver Roberts for Super League campaign

Academy international to join Giants squad next month

Huddersfield Giants 2015 Super League fixtures revealed - full list and dates here

Huddersfield Giants crest
The Giants fans will be familiar to Sky viewers early in the season with three of their first five games on TV

Huddersfield Dragons men struggle to find their form in North Hockey League Division II East against Stockton but women's team remain top

Another setback for Lockwood Park outfit

Winger Jamie Stringer stars for Underbank Rangers Rugby League club in cracking win against Wibsey

Key figure both in attack and defence as 100% record maintained

Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion: Everything you need to know about the midweek game

Everything you need to know about Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion
From kick-off time to the odds, we have all the information you need as Town go in search of a fourth win in five league games
Winners of class 7, Pianoforte Solo: Samuel Fitzsimons of Uppermill (2nd), Nicole Jessop of New Mill (1st) and Esme Marper of Highburton (3rd)

Holmfirth Musical Festival 69th Annual Competition - the results

Read all the winners from the competition at Holmfirth Civic Hall last week

Review: Chris Ramsey: The Most Dangerous Man on Saturday Television at City Varieties, Leeds

Chris Ramsey's boyish charm won over the Leeds crowd
Energetic stand-up reveals all about Soccer AM gaffe

Lady Gaga, Bastille and a celebration of Shakespeare - here's three events for Tuesday thrills

Lady Gaga is coming to the Phones 4u Arena
The queen of pop, vintage rock and the best of the Bard

Hot Tiles sets up in Huddersfield

A wall and floor tiles company has opened a store in Huddersfield to capitalise on growing demand for its products

NOVUS scheme in line for its third award

A course run by Huddersfield University to boost career prospects for graduates in logistics has been shortlisted for a supply chain award

Ploughcroft urges swift action from landlords

Chris Hopkins, managing director of Ploughcroft
Private landlords have been urged to act quickly to take advantage of a second tranche of Green Deal funding

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Bid for 41 houses at Clayton Fields beauty spot in Huddersfield

Little Horrors 2014 - your kids dressed up ready for Halloween

Huddersfield Town's Matt Crooks joins Hartlepool United on loan

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Oscar Pistorius given five-year jail sentence for killing Reeva Steenkamp

South African sprinter also given three years for firearms offences, but could be home in 10 months

Morning news headlines: Spinal paralysis breakthrough, Kate back on Royal duties, designer passes away, Gonzalo disruption expected

Darek Fidyka (right) who was completely paralysed from the waist down and is now able to walk again after undergoing pioneering surgery
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Live: Oscar Pistorius sentencing as sprinter learns his fate

Oscar Pistorius sentencing
Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius will be sentenced today for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Follow all the latest developments from Pretoria today as he sentenced for his crime.

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