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Huddersfield boy, 12, swept into sea off Anglesey - search continues

Coastguards and an RAF Seaking helicopter search for a missing 12 year old boy at Aberffraw beach on Friday afternoon.

Holyhead Coastguard received a 999 call at around 12.30pm this lunchtime reporting that three people thought to be from the Huddersfield area were stuck on rocks in the estuary at Aberffraw

Anger as more travellers turn up at Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook

Travellers have camped on the football pitch at Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook
Examiner reporter threatened as travellers set up camp on football pitch

David Gronow: Tributes after Huddersfield sporting figure collapses and dies at Yorkshire cricket match

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He was a familiar figure across the sporting world, and is perhaps best known for his work as club historian for the Huddersfield Giants

Stephen Rouell in court after stalking former partner for months

Kirklees Magistrate's Court
Rouell, 56, attended at Audrey Payne's Lower Cumberworth home and followed her to her gym

Cyclist thrown 30ft down Bradford Road in Friday afternoon collision with Range Rover

Police sign ahead of Bradford Road collision
Man rushed to hospital with serious but non life-threatening head injury after Bradford Road crash

Vandals trash Rowley Lane Pre-School at Lepton just days before new term

Yobs rip dolls apart and burn them in "mindless" attack
Coastguards and an RAF Seaking helicopter search for a missing 12 year old boy at Aberffraw beach on Friday afternoon.

Huddersfield boy, 12, swept into sea off Anglesey - search continues

Holyhead Coastguard received a 999 call at around 12.30pm this lunchtime reporting that three people thought to be from the Huddersfield area were stuck on rocks in the estuary at Aberffraw

Major search underway after boy, 12, swept out to sea in Anglesey

RAF Sea King helicopter
It is believed he was with a party of people including a number from Huddersfield.

The Big Picture: John Longson's aerial shots

We want to showcase the work of amateur photographers with their finest shots of our area - this week we feature John Longson

Siblings to take emotional steps at Overgate Hospice midnight charity walk on September 13 in tribute to mum Maxine Noel who died of lung cancer

Emma Ryan and Maxine Noel
Emma Ryan, of Mixenden, and David Sutcliffe, of Holmfield, will be put through their paces on the 13 mile route

Watford v Huddersfield Town: Three key battles which could decide Vicarage Road clash

The Hornets are flying high in second place after three wins from four but Town will be hoping for a second successive victory after winning 4-1 there on the last day of 2013/2014

Who did Huddersfield Town fans pick in their starting XI for testing trip to Watford?

Watford v Huddersfield Town
Despite scoring an own-goal in the 2-0 Capital One Cup reverse to Nottingham Forest, Terriers supporters decided to field James Vaughan in a 4-4-2 setup alongside Nahki Wells

Former Celtic boss Neil Lennon was NOT offered Huddersfield Town job say sources

Sources suggest Neil Lennon was not offered the Huddersfield Town job, contrary to reports
The former Bhoys chief withdrew his interest after an interview

VIDEO: Huddersfield Town writer Doug Thomson previews trip to Watford

Watford v Huddersfield Town
The Examiner's Town writer previews the Terriers' visit to Vicarage Road this weekend, a ground where they won 4-1 on the final day of 2013/2014
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David Gronow: Tributes after Huddersfield sporting figure collapses and dies at Yorkshire cricket match

He was a familiar figure across the sporting world, and is perhaps best known for his work as club historian for the Huddersfield Giants

We can compete with the best in pointer for play-offs says Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson

We just need to show control for full 80 minutes

Warrington Wolves 24 Huddersfield Giants 24: Examiner match report

Huddersfield Giants' Danny Brough scores a drop goal to level the match against Warrington Wolves
Late drama as as Leroy Cudjoe intercepts superbly from Michael Monaghan with just seconds remaining to set up the position for Brough to land a second drop goal to clinch draw at bogey side

Watford v Huddersfield Town: Three key battles which could decide Vicarage Road clash

The Hornets are flying high in second place after three wins from four but Town will be hoping for a second successive victory after winning 4-1 there on the last day of 2013/2014

Who did Huddersfield Town fans pick in their starting XI for testing trip to Watford?

Watford v Huddersfield Town
Despite scoring an own-goal in the 2-0 Capital One Cup reverse to Nottingham Forest, Terriers supporters decided to field James Vaughan in a 4-4-2 setup alongside Nahki Wells

Drakes League look on as new points system in Huddersfield Central League gets big 'thumbs up' from clubs

Cricket
First season in use and it's a massive success

One to watch: Knuckle

A chance meeting at a Halloween party with a man dressed in a potato sack that spawned the birth of a Huddersfield garage blues duo

Square Chapel season opens with comedy show

Full Till the Cows Come Home cast from L to R: John Holt Roberts Esther Grace Button Jill Myers and Nicholas Coutu Langmead
Bringing his first complete comedy show to the stage, Rob Newman is appearing at the Square Chapel in Halifax.

Captivating Carmen at LBT

The Mid Wales Opera returns to the Lawrence Batley Theatre in Huddersfield with classic Carmen.
Award nomination, the Pink Pig, Emley - Nick Wilson, MD of the Pink Pig and Susan Crowther, HR manager, the Pink Pig.

Pink Pig boss Nick Wilson nominated for Employer of the Year at the MS Awards

Nick Wilson, of The Pink Pig, has been nominated for an award by employee Susan Crowther after she was diagnosed with MS

Huddersfield paving stone supplier Marshalls reports pre-tax profits up 75%

The firm said revenues lifted 15% to £180 million in the six months to June 30, as trading conditions cheered across all its major markets

Clough & Company in tax errors alert

Nigel Westman, partner at Clough & Company in Cleckheaton
An estimated 3.5m underpaid tax during the 2013-14 financial year, according to chartered accountancy firm Clough & Company

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Joan Rivers during the filming of the Graham Norton Show at The London Studios, south London

Joan Rivers 'resting comfortably in a medically induced coma' after being rushed to hospital

Doctors reportedly planning to bring the 81-year-old comedian out of the coma some time over the weekend

Morning news headlines: More will defect to UKIP says Farage, walk a mile a day to keep cancer at bay

UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage
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Watch: Foul-mouthed toddler apologises for using bad language in ice bucket challenge

Scarlett-Rose Davis aged 3 from Coalpool, Waslall, is pictured after taking the ice bucket challenge, and swearing as the cold water hit her; with her grandad who threw the water, Stuart Bell aged 33
Scarlett-Rose Davis became an internet sensation by letting rip after the drenching

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