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Two arrested after 100mph M62 pursuit that ended in crash quizzed over robbery

Man and woman held after smash near Brighouse

Race for Life Huddersfield 2014: Are you one of the thousands pictured in our gallery and video running to beat cancer?

Warm-up for Race for Life, Leeds Road Playing Fields, Huddersfield.
The event last year raised £188,000 for Cancer Research

Teenager struck by car and dragged 100ft down Westgate in Huddersfield town centre accident on Saturday night

Westgate closed off after a man was struck by car and dragged underneath.
Man, 17, trapped under car in midnight horror accident in Huddersfield town centre

Huddersfield Carnival 2014: Thousands line the streets as 30th anniversary spectacle delights crowds

Huddersfield Carnival. The carnival on St John's Road.
The procession set off from the Hudawi Cultural Centre in Great Northern Street at 1pm, dancing its way along Willow Lane East and St John’s Road

Tributes to Emmerdale Skelmanthorpe child actor Harry Whittaker who died aged three

Harry Whittaker, who played Leo in Emmerdale, has died aged three.
Nephew of Huddersfield star Jodie Whittaker appeared in TV soap Emmerdale

The number of children in care in Kirklees has gone up 20% in the last five years

Kirklees Council logo
Some 85 children in Kirklees seeking a foster home

Two arrested after 100mph M62 pursuit that ended in crash quizzed over robbery

Man and woman held after smash near Brighouse

Kirkburton Summer fete hits the right note

Singers Becky Stone and Lauren Middleton perform at Croftlands Care Home summer fair, Turnshaws Road, Kirkburton.
Singers Becky Stone and Lauren Middleton perform at Croftlands Care Home summer fair, Kirkburton.

Race for Life Huddersfield 2014: Are you one of the thousands pictured in our gallery and video running to beat cancer?

Warm-up for Race for Life, Leeds Road Playing Fields, Huddersfield.
The event last year raised £188,000 for Cancer Research

Author Chris Longden launches dark rom com in Marsden coffee mill

Jason McCartney and author Chris Longden
Chris Longden launched her novel Mind Games and Ministers and gave people a sneak preview of the town’s new Coffee Mill
Jimmy Spencer

Former Huddersfield Town striker Jimmy Spencer out for the season at Notts County

An injury sustained during his first pre-season run-out has proved a major setback

Championship pre-season games: Find out how Rotherham, Fulham, Ipswich Town, Blackburn Rovers, Cardiff City and Norwich City got on

A round-up of friendly action involving Championship clubs

Former Huddersfield Town skipper Jon Worthington will make great player-physio at FC Halifax Town says teammate

Huddersfield Town (4) v Bradford City (0) - Coca Cola Cup 1st Round - Jon Worthington in his Town days
The 31-year-old will have additional duties for the forthcoming Conference campaign

Minecraft mission to recreate Huddersfield Town's John Smith's Stadium

Terriers fan Mark Harrison spends thousands of hours working on 3D reconstruction
Huddersfield Giants' Head Coach Paul Anderson

Huddersfield Giants head coach Paul Anderson encouraged despite Castleford defeat

But he still wants a big improvement for derby clash with Bradford Bulls

Castleford Tigers 44 Huddersfield Giants 30: Examiner match report

The Giants were still guilty of the same old failings of not respecting possession and continually handing their opponents a simple way to strike when Huddersfield hopes were at their highest

Castleford taking nothing for granted against injury-hit Huddersfield Giants

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Castleford coach Daryl Powell is still wary of the Giants' threat
Jimmy Spencer

Former Huddersfield Town striker Jimmy Spencer out for the season at Notts County

An injury sustained during his first pre-season run-out has proved a major setback

Championship pre-season games: Find out how Rotherham, Fulham, Ipswich Town, Blackburn Rovers, Cardiff City and Norwich City got on

A round-up of friendly action involving Championship clubs

Century by Gharib Nawaz puts Hoylandswaine on top of Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League as Shepley slip up againt Barkisland

Drakes League cricket: Almondbury Wesleyans v Thongsbridge - Wesleyans bowler Chris Sykes appeals against Robb MacMillan.
Broad Oak move clear in Jedi Sports Championship
The Lawrence Batley Theatre

Summer showcase at the Lawrence Batley Theatre

Prepare for open air performances in the courtyard at the Lawrence Batley Theatre

Gig review: Peter Hook and The Light

Peter Hook
It's hard not to talk politics when New Order are involved – and when your better half has followed them since year dot, writes Linzi Nicholson.

Skelmanthorpe Male Voice Choir to stage special concert for patrons

Skelmanthorpe Male Voice Choir with its musical director Jane Hobson
Singers' successful year winning in bith Whitby and Ilkley
Simon Bodsworth, marketing and development manager at Daval Furniture in Slaithwaite

Daval Furniture reports "fantastic" half-year sales

Slaithwaite-based Daval Furniture has lifted sales by 15% for the first six months of the year after a successful showing at an industry exhibition

NCS appoints Huddersfield man to key role

Sean Anderson (left), Jonathan Selwood-Hogg (centre) and David Gardner of construction firm NCS, which has opened a Leeds office
Jonathan Selwood-Hogg has joined construction company NCS as business development director

Mark Weeks, of Wilby Ltd, puts the focus on fire safety

Mark Weeks
Businesses must make sure they meet the rules regarding fire safety in the workplace, says Mark Weeks, of Wilby Ltd

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Germany win the World Cup in Brazil

Germany win World Cup: extra-time Gotze strike in Brazil crowns historic fourth triumph

Joachim Low's men become the first European team to win title in south America

Farmer installs CCTV cameras to protect his flock of the Valais Blacknose sheep, 'the world's cutest'

A Valais Blacknose sheep, dubbed the world's cutest
Raymond Irvine paid £55,000 for 11 Valais Blacknose sheep plus transportation, security and vet bills.

Dave Legeno dies: Emma Watson leads tribute to 'lovely' Harry Potter co-star

David Legeno
Actor and MMA expert was found dead in Death Valley desert in California

Margaret Thatcher 'personally covered up' child sex abuse allegations against senior government ministers

Margaret Thatcher
Tory Prime Minister is said to have held a meeting with a rising star, who was tipped for promotion, and told him: “You have to clean up your sexual act”

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