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Who needs a vase when you can use BRAS!

Ladies of the 'Cupcakes and Cocktails' (Marsh) WI use old bras to plant flowers.


Happily, the traffic seems to be flowing freely again on the M62 heading west.


Hopefully the problems on the M62 will soon start to ease.

Traffic on the M62 following the accident between Huddersfield and Rishworth Moor


Big problems if you’re heading west from Huddersfield on the M62.

Traffic building on the M62 westbound after the accident between junction 23 (Huddersfield) and 22.


There’s been a an accident on the M62 near Huddersfield which has led to two lanes being closed.


We’ve had reports of a police incident in a wooded area near Whitehead Lane in Primrose Hill.


A man jailed for football violence in France says he endured a “nightmare” ordeal in police custody and prison after being the victim of an injustice.

Alex Booth, back home in New Mill, with dad Chris


Seems fairly steady out there on the roads, with no problems to report on the M62 so far, and most routes clear of problems.

Good morning

Hello and welcome to Tuesday’s live blog. Stay with us for all the latest news, travel and weather.


Welcome to Tuesday's Examiner Live Blog

Good morning and welcome to the Huddersfield Examiner’s breaking news live blog for today. Between now and 6pm we’ll bring you the latest news from our town as well as regular traffic and travel updates. Our reporters will also take a look what’s happening with Huddersfield Town and the Giants. Plus we’ll keep our eye on social media and bring you anything we think is important or interesting so you’re always the first to know. If you have a story for us you can always get in touch by emailing editorial@examiner.co.uk or you can get us on Twitter @examiner and we’re on Facebook at Huddersfield Examiner. You can also ring us on 01484 437712. If you want more news, you can visit our West Yorkshire section by clicking here. If it’s Huddersfield Town click here or for the Huddersfield Giants click here. And if you’re looking for something to do, why not click on our What’s On section here.

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