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

'It's the Illuminati!' Marsden taken over by mystery pyramids with faces

Illuminati? Mystery pyramids are appeaing in Marsden
The bizarre two inch pieces have been found around the village over the last week — have you found any?

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

'Is someone looking down on me?' Dave Berry cheats death twice — now he's off racing his Caterham 7 sports car

Dave Berry with his wife Debbie, and his Caterham 7
Dave left Bangkok just hours after bomb blast in August then came off his bike at high speed in Yorkshire Dales

Recycling firm fined £80,000 after death of Dewsbury man in baling machine

Gwyn Davies McTiffen Limited, Bradford Road, Batley
Simon Brook died in tragic incident at waste firm

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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

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

Volunteers wanted for Longwood Sing committee

Appeal for younger committee members to help preserve village tradition

'Is someone looking down on me?' Dave Berry cheats death twice — now he's off racing his Caterham 7 sports car

Dave Berry with his wife Debbie, and his Caterham 7
Dave left Bangkok just hours after bomb blast in August then came off his bike at high speed in Yorkshire Dales

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

NHBC sees fall in Yorkshire's new home registrations

The number of new homes being registered to be built across Yorkshire has fallen
Fewer new homes were registered in Yorkshire during the three months to July - bucking the national trend

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

Chris Powell sees bright future for Huddersfield Town's teenage Albanian striker Flo Bojaj

Huddersfield Town U21 v Colchester Utd U21 at PPG Canalside. Flo Bojaj.
The 19-year-old was on the bench for the home clash with QPR
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

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
James and Austin in the CBB house

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

Fans love watching the pair together — here's their story so far

It's gluten, dairy and sugar free week on Bake Off and here are five recipes that you can get stuck in to at home

The Great British Bake Off asked contestants to make alternative bakes without gluten, dairy and sugar this week... But not all in the same challenge! Here are five yummy recipes that you can try

No Escape movie review: What is Owen Wilson's new film about? And is it really offensive?

No Escape is out in cinemas on Friday August 4, but how good is the new action movie?
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

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

Volunteers wanted for Longwood Sing committee

Nostalgia images from 1986

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

New Mill cyclist Gabz Cullaigh selected for British team in Aviva Tour of Great Britain

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Prime Minister has insisted that taking in more people will not solve the crisis wracking the continent

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