Tower of London poppies go on display at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

The ceramic poppies at Yorkshire Sculpture Park and the Tower on London
The original sculpture Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red was created to mark the centenary of the First World War

Cummins Turbo Technologies' Ainley Top factory: First picture reveals plans

Proposed site of new Cummins' factory in Ainley Top
An image has been released showing how a factory planned by Cumins Turbo Technologies at Ainley Top would look

New survey reveals Huddersfield's property hotspots — how pricey is your postcode?

Survey reveals Huddersfield's property hotspots
HD3 - Lindley, Salendine Nook and Birchencliffe - on the rise in house price table

Have they changed? Take a look back to 1986 with our nostalgia gallery - who do you recognise?

Nostalgia images from 1986
There are hundreds of faces contained in the pictures - but which of them do you recognise?

Royal Navy veteran Michael Brodie takes legal action against his local pub — because it doesn't have wheelchair access

Man left disabled after 1991 Gulf War effectively 'barred' from The Walkers Arms in Scholes, Cleckheaton

An elected mayor for Yorkshire? Have your say on devolution and more cash and power for our region

Yorkshire flag
Councillors fear devolution could spell end for likes of Kirklees

Milnsbridge flasher: Do you recognise him?

A 20-year-old woman saw a man expose himself in Milnsbridge

Counter-terrorist police used in hunt for missing Huddersfield sex offender who fled UK to try and return home to Sudan

Counter-terrorism police carry out a training exercise
Police swooped on the 27-year-old's last known address in Hillhouse during the hunt for him which criss-crossed Europe

Elland police operation: Six men in court charged with robbery offences

The Metropolitan Police are dealing with the case as part of an operation

Volunteers wanted for Longwood Sing committee

Hundreds gathered at Nab End tower to sing rousing hymns last year
Appeal for younger committee members to help preserve village tradition

Man arrested after Brighouse canal towpath sex attack

Police cordon off Huddersfield Road, Brighouse
A 48-year-old man was arrested just hours after CCTV images were released

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Huddersfield Examiner calendar 2015

Examiner calendar 2016: submit your pictures!

Last chance to book your free back to school messages in the Examiner

McDonalds staff will deliver your food to your table

McDonalds to roll out table service at its Huddersfield restauraunts from October

Restaurant review: Palace Tandoori in Denby Dale

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£20,000 needed for Huddersfield Christmas Market

Huddersfield can have a Christmas Market... but £20,000 needed to make it happen

We asked Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman for his views on the candidates

Labour Party leadership election: What does Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman think of the candidates?

Labour veteran on the pros and cons of all four leadership hopefuls

Tower of London poppies go on display at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

The ceramic poppies at Yorkshire Sculpture Park and the Tower on London
The original sculpture Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red was created to mark the centenary of the First World War

Milnsbridge flasher: Do you recognise him?

A 20-year-old woman saw a man expose himself in Milnsbridge

Elland police operation: Six men in court charged with robbery offences

The Metropolitan Police are dealing with the case as part of an operation
Huddersfield Town player Jason Davidson front left of Australia team picture before 5-0 victory against Bangladesh

Huddersfield Town defender Jason Davidson helps Australia to big World Cup qualifying win over Bangladesh in Perth

The left-back made his 19th appearance for the Socceroos

Former Huddersfield Town wideman Adam Hammill linked with Partick Thistle

The Scottish club coukd snap up the 27-year-old

Huddersfield Town need to work with what they do have and not worry about Jacob Butterfield leaving for Derby County

Even through the play-offs Scotland have big opportunity

Huddersfield Town full-back Jason Davidson so happy to have new daughter Ava present at Australia match

Huddersfield Town defender Jason Davidson with daughter Ava who will watch him play for Australia for the first time
The defender is hoping for a 19th international appearance
Sean Penkywicz (New Giants signing, McAlpine Stadium) 75

Drugs ban for former Huddersfield Giants hooker Sean Penkywicz

Leigh man won't play for the next two years

Your chance to win Huddersfield Giants v Warrington Wolves Super 8s tickets

Be there for the vital top-flight clash!

Huddersfield Giants ready for their 'massive' Super 8s clash against Castleford Tigers

Victory would put coach Paul Anderson's men firmly in the driving seat
Ellie Procter (17) who was competing in the 13-19 years Womens Trio section with her partners Emily Wardman (18) from Leeds and Morgan Daniel (17) from Wakefield

Huddersfield sisters Olivia and Ellie Procter win acrobatic gymnastics medals at British Championships in Liverpool

Gold and bronze rewards for hard work

Cartworth Moor player Andy Bissett given four-week ban by Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League for serious dissent to umpire

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Huddersfield Town defender Jason Davidson helps Australia to big World Cup qualifying win over Bangladesh in Perth

Huddersfield Town player Jason Davidson front left of Australia team picture before 5-0 victory against Bangladesh
The left-back made his 19th appearance for the Socceroos
The ceramic poppies at Yorkshire Sculpture Park and the Tower on London

Tower of London poppies go on display at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

The original sculpture Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red was created to mark the centenary of the First World War

American Ultra movie review: What is Kristen Stewart's new comedy about?

American Ultra is out in cinemas on Friday September, 4.

Bromance between Austin Armacost and James Hill blossoms in Celebrity Big Brother house

James and Austin in the CBB house
Fans love watching the pair together — here's their story so far
Mark Weeks

Make sure you're clear on employee eyecare says Wilby's Mark Weeks

The subtle differences in requirements according to an employee’s job role tend to sow doubt in the minds of employers about whether eye tests are required and who should arrange them

Tricky times ahead for global markets says Investec's Nick Gartland

Investors are mindful of the turmoil of the “taper tantrum” of 2013; when bonds and equities sold off as the Fed first floated the idea of ending its QE

Kirklees Business News: Read the September 1 edition here

All the latest news from the Kirklees business community

Videos & Photos

The ceramic poppies at Yorkshire Sculpture Park and the Tower on London

Tower of London poppies go on display at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Milnsbridge flasher: Do you recognise him?

Hundreds gathered at Nab End tower to sing rousing hymns last year

Volunteers wanted for Longwood Sing committee

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German football giants respond to the migrant crisis in style

Bayern Munich show the way to respond to the European migrant crisis

Migrant crisis: Cross-party pressure grows on David Cameron to take in more refugees

A paramilitary police officer carries the lifeless body of a migrant child after a number of migrants died and a smaller number were reported missing after boats carrying them to the Greek island of Kos capsized, near the Turkish resort of Bodrum early Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015
Prime Minister has insisted that taking in more people will not solve the crisis wracking the continent

Watch: Jamie Oliver tops poll of UK's favourite TV food personalities

Research suggests one in five of us having created at least one of his recipes using kitchen appliances

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