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Live: Huddersfield breaking news, travel and traffic news, latest sport, plus weather on Aug 27

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New TV show for Educating Yorkshire star Mushy P

Special show for stammering student

Examiner nostalgia: This week we look back to August 1988 - Are you in our picture gallery?

Enjoying all the fun of the summer holidays in Huddersfield are Tony Cohen and Jackie and Tony Lee, who obviously had a head for fashion at the Brook Street market centenary

Huddersfield County Court hearing to be heard today to evict travellers on site at Salendine Nook

Further travellers have appeared at a site off Leeds Road in Batley

Hunt for Cleckheaton knifeman after double attack

Police hunt man after two attacks

Rawcliffes schoolwear shop in Huddersfield to close

Administrators at Grant Thornton are set to close the Rawcliffes store in Byram Street before the end of September

Live Breaking News

  • GOLF: A piece of golfing history is now on permanent display – thanks to a woman from Huddersfield.

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  • TRAVEL: Traffic moving well on A62 Castlegate / Queensgate around A616 Chapel Hill.

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  • TRAVEL: Slow traffic on A629 Wakefield Road between Southgate (Shorehead Roundabout) and B6432 Firth Street (New Wharf Traffic lights).

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  • NEWS: Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund, has been placed under formal investigation by French magistrates for her alleged role in a long-running political fraud case.

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  • NEWS: The last of Rector, Richard Steel's talks on the background to the Bible will be held at St John’s Church, Kirkheaton tonight at 7.30pm.

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  • That's it from me on the live blog. I will check with police now to see what else is happening and my colleague Robert is up next.

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  • Unite members at Yorkshire Ambulance Service set for two more strikes. See the latest here.

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  • They are as colourful as they are distinctive.

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  • School dinners (see previous blog). Here is the link... I was too busy dreaming about jam roly poly!

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  • School dinners....They are the subject of many throw back discussions.

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  • A man has been charged in connection with the death of a man who died following an assault in the Beeston area of Leeds on Saturday evening.

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Scores of people are taking the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness, and money, for the ALS Association

Holy ice bucket, Batman! Caped crusader takes the Ice Bucket Challenge in Huddersfield's Greenhead Park

Watch John Longson take the charity challenge - with a surprise ending!

Fred Daly's winning Open Championship golf ball from 1947 presented to Royal Liverpool Golf Club by Brenda Firth of Huddersfield

Signed and dated memento was in sideboard drawer

New TV show for Educating Yorkshire star Mushy P

Special show for stammering student

The Calderdale heroes behind a Great war hospital

New exhibition on Calderdale's war efforts

Championship transfer rumours: McCarthy nears Reading exit and QPR move as Cardiff plot move for new defensive target

PLUS: Wigan braced for fight to hold onto McArthur and Bolton could be forced to sell before they can buy

Huddersfield Town refuse to be rushed on new boss as Mark Lillis, Chris Powell, Billy McKinlay and Stephen Pressley remain favourites

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Final round of interviews as international break approaches

In pictures: Huddersfield Town 0-2 Nottingham Forest

Match action from last night's game

Former Huddersfield Town loan man Benik Afobe puts his name back in the headlines against Manchester United in Capital One Cup

Two goals in shock 4-0 second round defeat of Old Trafford side
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All the Super League statistics ahead of Warrington Wolves v Huddersfield Giants

Take a look at the Wolves v Giants matchday statitistics

Top Huddersfield Giants Academy prospect Liam Johnson tipped for a bright Super League future

Liam Johnson
Experienced Andy Kelly knows Liam Johnson can build on a strong start to his Giants career

Leroy Cudjoe confirmed in Huddersfield Giants squad to face Warrington Wolves

Huddersfield Giants (52) v Bradford Bulls (26) - Leroy Cudjoe.
The Giants will travel to Warrington on Thursday with a virtually full-strength squad

Championship transfer rumours: McCarthy nears Reading exit and QPR move as Cardiff plot move for new defensive target

PLUS: Wigan braced for fight to hold onto McArthur and Bolton could be forced to sell before they can buy

Huddersfield Town refuse to be rushed on new boss as Mark Lillis, Chris Powell, Billy McKinlay and Stephen Pressley remain favourites

Huddersfield Town badge
Final round of interviews as international break approaches

Fred Daly's winning Open Championship golf ball from 1947 presented to Royal Liverpool Golf Club by Brenda Firth of Huddersfield

Signed and dated memento was in sideboard drawer

What's On in Kirklees

Live music in our area

The Eagles flew into the McAlpine Stadium, Huddersfield in July 1996 - were you there?

'The audience were searching for quality music - and they found it.' - The Examiner's Neil Atkinson
Relive the Hell Freezes Over Tour with our picture gallery

Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition celebrates 50 years - we showcase your wildlife snaps!

Snake-eyes by Marc Montes
Check out these striking images from the national competition - can you do better?

Hoyer Petrolog takes on 253 extra trucks

Hoyer Petrolog has strengthened its position in the market for petroleum distribution by acquiring extra vehicles

Knight Frank sees resurgent industrial property market

There was strong take-up of industrial property across West Yorkshire during the first half of 2014, a survey has revealed

Ferno UK to open customer experience centre in Cleckheaton

Ferno (UK) Ltd managing director Jon Ellis (left) explains some of the patient handling equipment made by the firm to Kirklees Mayor Clr Martyn Bolt
A company manufacturing patient transportation equipment is set to unveil a new customer experience centre

Videos & Photos

Scores of people are taking the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness, and money, for the ALS Association

Holy ice bucket, Batman! Caped crusader takes the Ice Bucket Challenge in Huddersfield's Greenhead Park

Examiner nostalgia: This week we look back to August 1988 - Are you in our picture gallery?

In pictures: Huddersfield Town 0-2 Nottingham Forest

Roger Stone, leader of Rotherham Council who has stepped down with "immediate effect" after accepting responsibility on behalf of the council for failings detailed in a report which found around 1,400 children were sexually exploited in the town over a 16-year period

Morning news headlines: Shock as report into Rotherham sex abuse in revealed, downsized Nato 'can't fight Russia'

The latest news from around the globe

Independence referendum debate LIVE: Alex Salmond v Alistair Darling round two

Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond and Better Together leader Alistair Darling go head-to-head in a live TV debate on independence tonight.

Paul Gascoigne in hospital as he faces prospect of being made homeless after another alcohol binge

Paul Gascoigne pictured in Boscombe, Bournemouth last year
Paramedics and cops were called after the football legend was seen slumped outside his flat clutching a bottle of vodka

Journalists

Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Val Javin
Features Editor
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent