Leeds to Manchester rail link through Huddersfield is key to economy of our region says influential think tank

First TransPennine Express train
The report, which has gone to the Department for Transport, finds that in order to support growth in our largest cities, transport links must be improved

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

LISTEN: Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell reveals he moved to sign Sean Scannell while manager of Charlton Athletic

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell tried to sign Sean Scannell while in charge of Charlton Athletic
The winger starred in the weekend 4-2 win over Blackpool and has enjoyed a rapid ascent under the new regime

Michael Missin threatened to kill his former partner after she withdraw money out of their bank account

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
Missin, of Lindley, was warned by Kirklees magistrates that he faces prison

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

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

Historic Pule Hill memorial cross restored in time for Remembrance service

Villagers vow to continue annual tradition

Dalton teenager Ryan Lawrence took his disabled mum's car because he wanted to show off to his friends, court told

Kirklees Magistrate's Court
Lawrence, 18, admitted that he took the Motability car without consent and without a full licence or insurance

LOOK: Examiner Baby of the Year 2015 winners revealed

With their winning smiles and twinkling eyes, it’s no wonder this little lot captured your hearts - see all the winners and finalists

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Intrepid runners take on tough six mile Huddersfield Woodland Challenge at Bradley's Dyson Wood

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

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

Kirklees Magistrate's Court

Dalton teenager Ryan Lawrence took his disabled mum's car because he wanted to show off to his friends, court told

Lawrence, 18, admitted that he took the Motability car without consent and without a full licence or insurance

Historic Pule Hill memorial cross restored in time for Remembrance service

Villagers vow to continue annual tradition

Leeds to Manchester rail link through Huddersfield is key to economy of our region says influential think tank

First TransPennine Express train
The report, which has gone to the Department for Transport, finds that in order to support growth in our largest cities, transport links must be improved

Michael Missin threatened to kill his former partner after she withdraw money out of their bank account

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
Missin, of Lindley, was warned by Kirklees magistrates that he faces prison
The three key battles which could decide Huddersfield Town v Brighton

Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion: Three key battles which could decide the midweek contest

Chris Powell will hope his side can show greater defensive resolve against the struggling Seagulls, despite the 4-2 weekend win over Blackpool

Huddersfield Town 4-2 Blackpool: fan and Examiner player ratings

Your thoughts on the Terriers' third win in four league games after the deserved win over the Seasiders

LISTEN: Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell looks ahead to Brighton and Hove Albion clash and discusses possible extension of Grant Holt loan deal

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell has challenged his team to prolong Brighton and Hove Albion's poor form
The Seagulls are next up for Town, who will hope to make it four wins from five in the league on Tuesday night

Ipswich Town hope Daryl Murphy will be fit to face Cardiff City - then Huddersfield Town

The rugged Irish striker has been out with an Achilles injury

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
The three key battles which could decide Huddersfield Town v Brighton

Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion: Three key battles which could decide the midweek contest

Chris Powell will hope his side can show greater defensive resolve against the struggling Seagulls, despite the 4-2 weekend win over Blackpool

Huddersfield Town 4-2 Blackpool: fan and Examiner player ratings

Your thoughts on the Terriers' third win in four league games after the deserved win over the Seasiders

LISTEN: Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell looks ahead to Brighton and Hove Albion clash and discusses possible extension of Grant Holt loan deal

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell has challenged his team to prolong Brighton and Hove Albion's poor form
The Seagulls are next up for Town, who will hope to make it four wins from five in the league on Tuesday night
Comedian Chris Ramsey performs in Leeds tonight

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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

Bawn Flooring completes trade stand commissions

A Longwood-based flooring firm has made a good impression by completing contracts at the Harrogate Flooring Show

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

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Huddersfield Town 4-2 Blackpool: fan and Examiner player ratings

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell has challenged his team to prolong Brighton and Hove Albion's poor form

LISTEN: Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell looks ahead to Brighton and Hove Albion clash and discusses possible extension of Grant Holt loan deal

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell tried to sign Sean Scannell while in charge of Charlton Athletic

LISTEN: Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell reveals he moved to sign Sean Scannell while manager of Charlton Athletic

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Hurricane Gonzalo: Falling trees and traffic chaos expected as 100mph gales due to batter Britain

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

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