Sheridan Smith as Cilla

Film crew in Huddersfield for new Sheridan Smith series for ITV

Sheridan Smith is to star in new three-part drama series Black Work, which is being filmed partly in Huddersfield

Judge ruled that Huddersfield baby facing 'life of pain' could be allowed to die in hospital

Baby held by parent
Heartbreaking story of tot born prematurely and with myriad problems

LIVE: Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion pre-match press conference

LIVE coverage of the pre-match press conference for Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion live
Tom Marshall-Bailey brings you LIVE updates from PPG Canalside as Chris Powell faces the media ahead of the visit of the Seagulls tomorrow

Family of Marsden murder victim Craig Hepburn campaign to make son's killers serve full sentence

Craig Hepburn from Linwood, Renfrewshire who was stabbed to death in Marsden
“Before this happened to my family, I would see stories on TV about innocent people being murdered and I’d think it was so sad but at least the people responsible were being locked up for a long time"

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

Ade (@gorillaade) tweeted this picture of Huddersfield's sunrise
Red and orange hues fill Huddersfield skies

Kirkburton family's joy after life saving daughter donates kidney to her father

Ex-Emley Moor Mast rigger Brian Firth fights on thanks to successful transplant

Huddersfield Rifle Club targeting expansion on larger site

Huddersfield Rifle Club members in action
Brockholes-based club wants to attract international competitions to its range

LOOK: check out our latest Caught on Camera CCTV gallery

Caught on Camera 17/10/14
Police have released the images in the hope that members of the public may be able to put a name - or more - to face

West Yorkshire Police to say "Goodbye" to traditional notebooks

Cops get high-teach weapon to keep them on the beat

Rail passengers can help boost Mirfield Railway Station at meeting with train operator with cash to spend

Grand Central has £7.8m to improve stations and Clr Martyn Bolt hopes some will come Mirfield's way

Term-time holidays still a problem in Kirklees despite fine threat

Children, classroom
Council insists situation is improving

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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

4,000 votes, 202 pictures, one town: winners of Examiner calendar for 2015 revealed

Halloween is coming!

Little Horrors 2014: send us snaps of your kids kitted out ready for Halloween

Nostalgia: it's 1990 in Huddersfield - are you pictured?

Film crews in Huddersfield for new crime drama

Show to feature Cilla star Sheridan Smith

Bobbing for joy: Lindley community comes together to celebrate Apple Day

A community fun day was the apple of everyone’s eye at the weekend to celebrate the humble garden fruit

Film crew in Huddersfield for new Sheridan Smith series for ITV

Sheridan Smith as Cilla
Sheridan Smith is to star in new three-part drama series Black Work, which is being filmed partly in Huddersfield

Family of Marsden murder victim Craig Hepburn campaign to make son's killers serve full sentence

Craig Hepburn from Linwood, Renfrewshire who was stabbed to death in Marsden
“Before this happened to my family, I would see stories on TV about innocent people being murdered and I’d think it was so sad but at least the people responsible were being locked up for a long time"
LIVE coverage of the pre-match press conference for Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion live

LIVE: Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion pre-match press conference

Tom Marshall-Bailey brings you LIVE updates from PPG Canalside as Chris Powell faces the media ahead of the visit of the Seagulls tomorrow

Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion: Pick your Terriers starting XI here

Nahki Wells was on the bench against Blackpool, but would he make your starting XI against Brighton?
Who do you think should start for Town at home to the struggling Seagulls as they look to make it four wins from five after the weekend success over Blackpool?

WATCH: Video highlights from Huddersfield Town's 4-2 win over Blackpool

All the action from the Terriers' win over the Seasiders, as Sean Scannell starred in a six-goal thriller

Huddersfield Town striker Jon Stead set for meeting with previous club Bristol City in second match of loan stint

The frontman has begun a second spell at Valley Parade

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 Giants captain Danny Brough believes Scotland need to play at a higher level

Scotland's Danny Brough
Victory in the Eurpoean Championships is vital for Scotland
LIVE coverage of the pre-match press conference for Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion live

LIVE: Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion pre-match press conference

Tom Marshall-Bailey brings you LIVE updates from PPG Canalside as Chris Powell faces the media ahead of the visit of the Seagulls tomorrow

Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion: Pick your Terriers starting XI here

Nahki Wells was on the bench against Blackpool, but would he make your starting XI against Brighton?
Who do you think should start for Town at home to the struggling Seagulls as they look to make it four wins from five after the weekend success over Blackpool?

Penalty from skipper Paul Sykes earns AFC Emley victory over Eccleshill United in Northern Counties East League Division One

Victory despite Josh Ingham being sent off
Comedian Chris Ramsey performs in Leeds tonight

Comedy, a book club and wargames...here's three things to beat the Monday blues

Turn your Monday into a fun day with these exciting events

Deeply moving performance of Benjamin Britten's War Requiem by Slaithwaite Philharmonic Orchestra

Also a special piece written by the orchestra's conductor Benjamin Ellin

Tofu or not tofu? Plans for Huddersfield's first vegan cafe to be unveiled at town's Vegan fair on November 1

It is just one of the ideas that will be discussed at the one day event, which wants as many people as possible to taste the benefits of a vegan diet

New Enterprise Allowance creates 390 businesses in Kirklees

A Holmfirth businesses selling fruit vodkas is among new firms set up under New Enterprise Allowance

Amanda Vigar suggests a manifesto for business

Amanda Vigar
Politicians have been urged to remember the needs of UK small businesses in the run-up to next year' general election

ConnectChina opens Shanghai office

Batley-based ConnectChina Ltd has underscored its commitment to clients by opening a branch in Shanghai, China

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Bobbing for joy: Lindley community comes together to celebrate Apple Day

WATCH: Video highlights from Huddersfield Town's 4-2 win over Blackpool

Sheridan Smith as Cilla

Film crew in Huddersfield for new Sheridan Smith series for ITV

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Lynda Bellingham and her on-screen husband, Michael Redfern in the Oxo adverts

Lynda Bellingham dies: from Oxo mum to national favourite - her life in pictures

The 66-year-old star, best known for her long-running role as a mother in the Oxo TV adverts, had been battling colon cancer, which later spread to her lungs and liver, since being diagnosed in July last year

Lynda Bellingham dies: Tributes and reaction after TV star loses battle with cancer

Lynda Bellingham
TV star had revealed she was terminally ill with cancer and appeared on chat show Loose Women just days before her death

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EU Heads of State pose for a group photo, during the EU summit at the European Council building in Brussels
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