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Anger as more travellers turn up at Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook

Travellers have camped on the football pitch at Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook

Examiner reporter threatened as travellers set up camp on football pitch

David Gronow: Tributes after Huddersfield sporting figure collapses and dies at Yorkshire cricket match

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He was a familiar figure across the sporting world, and is perhaps best known for his work as club historian for the Huddersfield Giants

Stephen Rouell in court after stalking former partner for months

Kirklees Magistrate's Court
Rouell, 56, attended at Audrey Payne's Lower Cumberworth home and followed her to her gym

Cyclist thrown 30ft down Bradford Road in Friday afternoon collision with Range Rover

Police sign ahead of Bradford Road collision
Man rushed to hospital with serious but non life-threatening head injury after Bradford Road crash

Vandals trash Rowley Lane Pre-School at Lepton just days before new term

Yobs rip dolls apart and burn them in "mindless" attack

Huddersfield X-Factor singer Carolynne Poole to headline Joining Jack charity effort

Huddersfield singer Carolynne Poole set for the Joining Jack event
More top stars line up for charity game

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  • Yes, its that time of year again. It's Xfactor time!

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  • Callous vandals have trashed Rowley Lane Pre School. See the full story here.

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  • Update on the Bradford Road crash: Witnesses told the cyclist was flung 30ft down the road and knocked unconscious after he was clipped by a 4x4.

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  • Our reporter Nick has been to the scene of the Bradford Road crash.  Looks like a cyclist has been struck by a car and has suffered serious head injuries.

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Barry Sheerman performs the official re-opening of Almondbury Post Office.

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman officially reopens Almondbury Post Office

Residents delighted as Post Office gets new lease of life

David Gronow: Tributes after Huddersfield sporting figure collapses and dies at Yorkshire cricket match

updated
He was a familiar figure across the sporting world, and is perhaps best known for his work as club historian for the Huddersfield Giants

Anger as more travellers turn up at Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook

Travellers have camped on the football pitch at Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook
Examiner reporter threatened as travellers set up camp on football pitch

Stephen Rouell in court after stalking former partner for months

Kirklees Magistrate's Court
Rouell, 56, attended at Audrey Payne's Lower Cumberworth home and followed her to her gym
Sources suggest Neil Lennon was not offered the Huddersfield Town job, contrary to reports

Former Celtic boss Neil Lennon was NOT offered Huddersfield Town job say sources

The former Bhoys chief withdrew his interest after an interview

VIDEO: Huddersfield Town writer Doug Thomson previews trip to Watford

Watford v Huddersfield Town
The Examiner's Town writer previews the Terriers' visit to Vicarage Road this weekend, a ground where they won 4-1 on the final day of 2013/2014

Huddersfield Town reject Wolves enquiry over Danny Ward as Millwall linked again with Sean Scannell

It's believed the Midlands club wanted to take the wide man on a free transfer

Huddersfield Town loan Jake Carroll to Partick Thistle

Huddersfield Town left-back Jake Carroll has moved on loan to Partick Thistle
The Irishman had a stint at Bury last season and will now look for games in Glasgow
updated

David Gronow: Tributes after Huddersfield sporting figure collapses and dies at Yorkshire cricket match

He was a familiar figure across the sporting world, and is perhaps best known for his work as club historian for the Huddersfield Giants

We can compete with the best in pointer for play-offs says Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson

We just need to show control for full 80 minutes

Warrington Wolves 24 Huddersfield Giants 24: Examiner match report

Huddersfield Giants' Danny Brough scores a drop goal to level the match against Warrington Wolves
Late drama as as Leroy Cudjoe intercepts superbly from Michael Monaghan with just seconds remaining to set up the position for Brough to land a second drop goal to clinch draw at bogey side
Cricket

Drakes League look on as new points system in Huddersfield Central League gets big 'thumbs up' from clubs

First season in use and it's a massive success

Former Celtic boss Neil Lennon was NOT offered Huddersfield Town job say sources

Sources suggest Neil Lennon was not offered the Huddersfield Town job, contrary to reports
The former Bhoys chief withdrew his interest after an interview

VIDEO: Huddersfield Town writer Doug Thomson previews trip to Watford

Watford v Huddersfield Town
The Examiner's Town writer previews the Terriers' visit to Vicarage Road this weekend, a ground where they won 4-1 on the final day of 2013/2014

Captivating Carmen at LBT

The Mid Wales Opera returns to the Lawrence Batley Theatre in Huddersfield with classic Carmen.

Award-winning guitarist Matt Chandler to play at The Rat and Ratchet

Matt Chandler, award-winning jazz guitarist is to appear in Huddersfield.

Commemorative concert by Honley Male Voice Choir

It will be a night to remember the fallen of World War One - an evening of evocative music.
Award nomination, the Pink Pig, Emley - Nick Wilson, MD of the Pink Pig and Susan Crowther, HR manager, the Pink Pig.

Pink Pig boss Nick Wilson nominated for Employer of the Year at the MS Awards

Nick Wilson, of The Pink Pig, has been nominated for an award by employee Susan Crowther after she was diagnosed with MS

Huddersfield paving stone supplier Marshalls reports pre-tax profits up 75%

The firm said revenues lifted 15% to £180 million in the six months to June 30, as trading conditions cheered across all its major markets

Clough & Company in tax errors alert

Nigel Westman, partner at Clough & Company in Cleckheaton
An estimated 3.5m underpaid tax during the 2013-14 financial year, according to chartered accountancy firm Clough & Company

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Travellers have camped on the football pitch at Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook

Anger as more travellers turn up at Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook

Watford v Huddersfield Town

VIDEO: Huddersfield Town writer Doug Thomson previews trip to Watford

Huddersfield Town reject Wolves enquiry over Danny Ward as Millwall linked again with Sean Scannell

Joan Rivers during the filming of the Graham Norton Show at The London Studios, south London

Joan Rivers 'resting comfortably in a medically induced coma' after being rushed to hospital

Doctors reportedly planning to bring the 81-year-old comedian out of the coma some time over the weekend

Morning news headlines: More will defect to UKIP says Farage, walk a mile a day to keep cancer at bay

UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage
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Watch: Foul-mouthed toddler apologises for using bad language in ice bucket challenge

Scarlett-Rose Davis aged 3 from Coalpool, Waslall, is pictured after taking the ice bucket challenge, and swearing as the cold water hit her; with her grandad who threw the water, Stuart Bell aged 33
Scarlett-Rose Davis became an internet sensation by letting rip after the drenching

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