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The line-up for a festival to save Huddersfield’s A&E has been announced.

Huddersfield A&E protest march in February


One lane has been closed due to a broken down lorry on the M62 eastbound.


Huddersfield Town chalked up a clean sheet against Werder Bremen but were unable to find the net as the two sides played out a stalemate in Austria.

Goalkeeper Danny Ward


A “wanted” man has finally given himself up 16 years after he skipped bail and missed his trial for drugs offences.

Bradford Crown Court


The car bumper on the M62 which was causing problems for drivers has now been removed.


A sow had to be stretchered out of a field by firefighters when she became desperately ill after giving birth yesterday evening.

Fire crews and RSPCA at the scene in River Holme View, Brockholes


Reports of debris on the road on the M62 which could cause some problems.

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Welcome to Wednesday'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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