Happy Halloween Huddersfield! Send us your pumpkin prodigies

Huddersfield folk are pretty talented when it comes to original and clever pumpkin designs

Halloween zombies and vampires turn to fundraising in Huddersfield

Halloween brings charity spirit to fore

Caught on Camera: can you put a name to a face in pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

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Police have released the images in the hope that members of the public may be able to put a name - or more - to face

The beat goes on: Over 55s clubnight to become regular event at Rhubarb in Huddersfield

Culture Club event for veteran clubbers

Dominic Rodgers Trust mum Stacey Rodgers shortlisted for Tesco Mum of the Year Awards

Stacey, 37, beat thousands of nominations thanks to her tireless campaigning around the dangers of carbon monoxide

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  • TRAVEL: Reports of A62 Leeds road in Huddersfield busy but moving from Three Nuns Junction to Cooper Bridge Roundabout

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  • Hello everyone and happy Friday! Hope you have some suitably spooky plans for this evening... in the meantime I will be bringing you the latest news for the next couple of hours...

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  • That's all from me after a busy couple of hours. My colleague Emma follows shortly.

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  • TRAVEL: It remains slow going on the M62 in both directions. Eastbound around junctions 21 and 22 has delays of up to an hour.

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  • NEWS: A woman cyclist has been taken to hospital after a collision with a Ford Transit van in Dewsbury town centre.

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  • TRAVEL: All lanes have re-opened on the M62 Eastbound near Ainley Top after the four-car smash and traffic is slow. It's also bad Westbound after an hour-long lane closure between junctions 26 and 27. Delays of 20 minutes are being reported.

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  • NEWS: It was great to chat to local football stalwart Anne Beaumont about her lifetime supporting the Huddersfield & District League. Full story here.

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  • NEWS: It's Halloween, of course, and there's some scary goings-on at Dewsbury Baths today. The water's turned blood red! Bet the kids are loving it.

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  • TRAVEL: Two lanes are now reported shut because of the four-car collision Eastbound on the M62 near Ainley Top. Traffic will be building up.

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  • TRAVEL: Better news on the M62. All lanes are now open Westbound between junctions 26 and 27 after the broken down vehicle. However, traffic is slow and it'll take time to clear. Be ready for delays.

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  • NEWS: Police say it is not thought there are any serious injuries in the M62 smash involving four cars near Junction 24 at Ainley Top.

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The Drifters are in concert at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax

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Over The Rainbow, The Eva Cassidy Story

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Halloween at Ings Cat Hotel

Look: Dewsbury's Ings Luxury Cat Hotel, the UK's swankiest cattery, marks Halloween in style!

Halloween zombies and vampires turn to fundraising in Huddersfield

Halloween brings charity spirit to fore

Happy Halloween Huddersfield! Send us your pumpkin prodigies

Huddersfield folk are pretty talented when it comes to original and clever pumpkin designs

The beat goes on: Over 55s clubnight to become regular event at Rhubarb in Huddersfield

Culture Club event for veteran clubbers

Caught on Camera: can you put a name to a face in pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

updated
Police have released the images in the hope that members of the public may be able to put a name - or more - to face

WATCH: Sports Editor Mel Booth previews Huddersfield Town v Nottingham Forest

Examiner Sports Editor Mel discusses the weekend clash with Stuart Pearce's side as Town look to make it their longest run without defeat since returning to the Championship in 2012

Championship paper talk: Birmingham, Brighton and Sheffield Wednesday close on loan signings as Blackburn miss out on Ince deal

Birmingham City are on the verge of landing Charlton Athletic defender Michael Morrison on loan
Check out a summary of the latest headlines from around the division

Former Bury loanee Duane Holmes has to impress me in training says Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell ahead of Nottingham Forest match

Loans are about experience and dealing with setbacks as well as playing matches

Let's raise the bar and show people we mean business says Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell ahead of clash with Nottingham Forest

We must impose ourselves as we look to extend unbeaten run to seven
Huddersfield Giants (38) v Hull FC (28) - Giants Coach Paul Anderson.

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson knows England can beat Australia

Giants vice captain Brett Ferres will have a big part to play in helping to secure his country Four Nations success

Huddersfield Giants star Joe Wardle ready to lead Scotland to glory over France

Scotland will look to make it three European Championship wins out of three in Galashiels

Huddersfield Giants ready to return for Super League pre-season training

Giants coach Paul Anderon is ready to welcome his players back for work

WATCH: Sports Editor Mel Booth previews Huddersfield Town v Nottingham Forest

Examiner Sports Editor Mel discusses the weekend clash with Stuart Pearce's side as Town look to make it their longest run without defeat since returning to the Championship in 2012

Toronado will take some beating in the Breeders Cup Mile says Skybet chief Dale Tempest

We have several top chances at Santa Anita

Championship paper talk: Birmingham, Brighton and Sheffield Wednesday close on loan signings as Blackburn miss out on Ince deal

Birmingham City are on the verge of landing Charlton Athletic defender Michael Morrison on loan
Check out a summary of the latest headlines from around the division

Gangsters and molls in Guys and Dolls

The latest production from Huddersfield Amateur Operatic Society is Guys and Dolls

The beat goes on: Over 55s clubnight to become regular event at Rhubarb in Huddersfield

Culture Club event for veteran clubbers

Host of new exhibitions at Dean Clough galleries

From photography to fun with physics, the new exhibitions at Dean Clough galleries have something for everyone.

Pennine Business Partners promote voucher scheme

Steve Bradley is helping local firms access advice and guidance under the government's Growth Vouchers programme

Farnley Tyas firm to exhibit at regional fair

At Home in the Country, a homware firm based at Farnley Tyas, is taking part in a major Christmas fair in Harrogate

LV= reports "good" performance in trying times

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Insurance group LV= said life sales increased during the first nine months of 2014 although margins were lower

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Happy Halloween Huddersfield! Send us your pumpkin prodigies

WATCH: Sports Editor Mel Booth previews Huddersfield Town v Nottingham Forest

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Caught on Camera: can you put a name to a face in pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

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