Former Virgin young business ambassador Jacob Hill jailed for dealing drugs after falling into £17k debt

Jacob Hill (left) and the Duke of York at the Young Entrepreneur Awards
Lazy Camper founder - and former Yorkshire Ambassador for Virgin Media Pioneers - had advised The Duke of York

Magistrates ban Lindley man Anthony Heath from the Kingsgate Shopping Centre for six months

Kingsgate Centre in Huddersfield.
The exclusion order was issued after the 44-year-old stole a bottle of perfume from TK Maxx

Man charged over Huddersfield town centre attack

Police enquiries are continuing following the incident in Cross Church Street on Sunday

Driver involved in Clarke Carlisle suicide bid takes own life

Former PFA Chairman Clarke Carlisle
Chris Kilbride - who swerved to avoid Carlisle when he threw himself in to the path of oncoming traffic - has himself committed suicide

Kirklees seeks to evict Gomersal travellers

Kirklees Council
Council forced to take more action over travellers

Huddersfield rail passengers are demanding electrified train services

Almost all want electrification to improve train speed and echoed the Examiner call for the Government to get the work back on track

Pictures: Yorkshire Jets netball ace Lydia Walker returns to old school

Youngsters at Lindley Junior School receive coaching from England star

More than 100 flock to threatened bowling green for what could be its last match

The 110-year-old green was put up for sale after the Newsome Working Men's Club shut down due to financial  problems

Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce backs Examiner campaign

The decision to pause electrification of the trans-Pennine rail route is "profoundly disappointing" says Steven Leigh

Pictures and video: Hundreds of dancers stage big contest at Huddersfield Leisure Centre

Teams from across the region descended on Huddersfield for the Energy Epidemic event

Pictures: Ten thousand ducks pour into River Holme for 32nd Holmfirth Duck Race

Up to 4,000 turned out to watch the 40-minute long annual contest with the lucky winner picking up £2,000

Live Breaking News

  • M62:  The Highways Agency has confirmed that the motorway is re-open following the tragic death near Hartshead earlier. But there's still queues back to J29 - the junction with the M1 near Wakefield.

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  • M62:  If you're stuck on the motorway some good news.  Two lanes are open and the whole thing should re-open in an hour or so.

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  • M62:  The road above the M62 where a man plunged to his death earlier has been re-opened.

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  • Traffic police are urging motorists stuck on the M62 to remain patient. Two lanes have re-opened following the closure at 3.37pm on the M62 Westbound due to a fatality.

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  • TRAVEL: Highways have confirmed two lanes on the M62 Westbound have re-opened.

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  • Just hearing reports that traffic on the M62 delayed for 14 miles back to the M1 at Lofthouse.

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  • TRAVEL: Police have advised that the M62 Westbound will remain closed for several hours, affecting traffic heading from Leeds towards Manchester.

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Look: Sun brings out crowds for biggest ever Meltham Memories event

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Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? Anniversary celebrations at the Radcliffe Arms, Almondbury

Small World Beers, Shelley

LOOK: Take a peek behind the scenes at Small World Beers, Shelley

Oakwell Hall and Red House Museum

Go back to 1914 with Oakwell Hall and Red House to experience life in a military camp

Huddersfield heatwave: Seven tips for staying safe in the sun

Pictures: Yorkshire Jets netball ace Lydia Walker returns to old school

Youngsters at Lindley Junior School receive coaching from England star

More than 100 flock to threatened bowling green for what could be its last match

The 110-year-old green was put up for sale after the Newsome Working Men's Club shut down due to financial  problems

Pictures: M62 thrown into chaos after man falls to death from bridge

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Motorway shut for more than two hours westbound at Hartshead

Former Virgin young business ambassador Jacob Hill jailed for dealing drugs after falling into £17k debt

Jacob Hill (left) and the Duke of York at the Young Entrepreneur Awards
Lazy Camper founder - and former Yorkshire Ambassador for Virgin Media Pioneers - had advised The Duke of York

Huddersfield Town take Brian Murphy on trial as fellow keeper Joe Murphy is linked with Bradford City

Brian Murphy is a free agent after leaving QPR

Paul Clements becomes Huddersfield Town lead academy goalkeeping coach

The new recruit previously worked for Wolves and Middlesbrough

Deportivo de La Coruna announce game against Huddersfield Town

Thje Spanish side say they will play the John Smith's Stadium on July 29

Plymouth Argyle sign former Huddersfield Town defender Graham Carey

The Irishman has moved from Ross County

Huddersfield Giants will be in good shape for St Helens Super League trip

There's so much at stake for the trip to Langtree Park

Huddersfield Giants won't be happy unless a top-four Super League finish is secured

Securing a place in the Super 8s is the minimum requirement for head coach Paul Anderson

Pictures: Huddersfield Giants battle through for crucial 32-14 win to seal top-eight place in Super League

Danny Brough’s breathtaking cross kick for Jermaine McGillvary’s 60th-minute try put paid to the Robins' hopes

Huddersfield Town take Brian Murphy on trial as fellow keeper Joe Murphy is linked with Bradford City

Brian Murphy is a free agent after leaving QPR

Paul Clements becomes Huddersfield Town lead academy goalkeeping coach

The new recruit previously worked for Wolves and Middlesbrough

Deportivo de La Coruna announce game against Huddersfield Town

Thje Spanish side say they will play the John Smith's Stadium on July 29
Emley Show: Cattle take to the arena for judging

When is Emley Show 2015?

Fun for all the family beneath the iconic Emley Moor Mast — here is the date for your diary

Historic Middle Ages footpath re-opened as part of new Crossing the Pennines Heritage Trail

The ambitious project was enabled after The Milestone Society won a £50,000 ITV People's Millions grant

International Kissing Day: The most iconic kisses on screen and off

It's International Kissing Day and here are some of the best smackers from Spiderman, Dirty Dancing, The Notebook, Twilight and more

How should firms proceed when Microsoft Windows 10 becomes available - Michael Branford, of Crest IT, offers some advice

Software giant Microsoft has scheduled the latest upgrade for Windows

Michelle Mone mentors Liversedge firm

The founder of Ultimo has helped Liversedge water treatment firm Aquatrust set out its vision for further expansion

Business profile: Aaron Francis, of HDTWO Commercial Photography

Huddersfield Uni ggraduate Aaron Francis is helping call the shots at HDTWO Commercial Photography

Videos & Photos

Pictures: Yorkshire Jets netball ace Lydia Walker returns to old school

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Pictures: M62 thrown into chaos after man falls to death from bridge

Huddersfield Giants will be in good shape for St Helens Super League trip

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Greece finance minister resigns as banks run out of cash

With Greek banks running out of cash and facing the danger of collapse within days without new aid, the government in Athens is racing against the clock.

Five people seriously injured in bus crash in Brighton

The crash involved two vehicles belonging to Brighton & Hove Buses and the firm's managing director, Martin Harris, said there would be a "full investigation".

Rory McIlroy suffers serious ankle injury to leave his Open defence in jeopardy

Screen grab taken from the Instagram account of Rory McIlroy which features a photo of the golfer who announce he suffered a total rupture of his left ankle ligaments
World number one ruptured ankle ligaments playing football just weeks before St Andrews

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