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Mother of Dewsbury tot Summer Rogers-Ratcliffe was probably to blame for her death, judge rules

Summer Mai Rogers-Ratcliffe

Ban lifted on publishing damning verdict of court hearing into the death of child

Funding of £350,000 granted to help improve Huddersfield canals

Huddersfield Narrow Canal
Volunteers encouraged to work on canal towpaths in West Yorkshire

Smiles all around for Huddersfield residents at a happiness poll in the town centre

Bob Howe, regional marketing officer for Yorkshire and Humberside and Cat of the Huddersfield branch, invited passersby to put a ball in one of the two containers
The event was hosted by Huddersfield Samaritans to judge the mood of residents and commuters as part of a national month of action

Sir Patrick Stewart opens Santander branch at Huddersfield University to mark new partnership

Sir Patrick Stewart at the official opening of the Huddersfield University branch of Santander
Huddersfield University and Santander partnership will fund international scholarships

Look at him go! Dedicated runner Terry Hindson completes staggering 100 marathons in 11 years

Terry Hindson celebrates completing his 100th marathon
Fixby teacher aims to reach 200 by the age of 67

Bowlers prepare their fight to save indoor bowls from Kirklees Council's axe

Exterior shot of works at Huddersfield's new leisure centre
Scrutiny panel will rule on whether Cabinet decision was 'open and fair'

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Huddersfield Narrow Canal

Funding of £350,000 granted to help improve Huddersfield canals

Volunteers encouraged to work on canal towpaths in West Yorkshire

Rail death woman from Slaithwaite is identified

Emergency services at Slaithwaite Railway Station
Inquest to open on Slaithwaite rail death victim

Smiles all around for Huddersfield residents at a happiness poll in the town centre

Bob Howe, regional marketing officer for Yorkshire and Humberside and Cat of the Huddersfield branch, invited passersby to put a ball in one of the two containers
The event was hosted by Huddersfield Samaritans to judge the mood of residents and commuters as part of a national month of action

Sir Patrick Stewart opens Santander branch at Huddersfield University to mark new partnership

Sir Patrick Stewart at the official opening of the Huddersfield University branch of Santander
Huddersfield University and Santander partnership will fund international scholarships
Danny Ward and Anthony Gerrard in pre-season training

Danny Ward, Anthony Gerrard and Oscar Gobern ruled out for Huddersfield Town at Scunthorpe United

Strong team will be fielded confirms Town assistant manager Steve Thompson

Quiz: 15 questions on Championship transfer rumours - who's going where?

Have you kept your eyes on the ball during our summary of all the latest transfer rumours in the Championship? Take our latest quiz to find out

Help former Huddersfield Town midfielder Scott Arfield get his shirts and medals back!

Image 6 for 'Lee Novak's time at Huddersfield Town' gallery
The Burnley man has seen some of his mementos from promotion with both the Terriers and the Clarets stolen and you can help retrieve them!

Championship transfer gossip: Cardiff ready to ramp up move for Fonte as Bolton weigh up Hammill swoop

PLUS: Rotherham consider renewed bid for Luongo and Leeds' move for Italian defender falls through

Huddersfield Giants name their squad to face Catalan Dragons

Scott Grix is back in the Giants squad to face Catalan Dragons on Sunday

Huddersfield Giants preparing to face a Catalan Dragons side at their best

Giants prop Eorl Crabtree knows his side is going to improve their form to beat the Dragons

Huddersfield Giants desperate to avoid a Catalan Dragons repeat

The Huddersfield Giants will be keen to gain revenge when they host the Dragons on Sunday
Danny Ward and Anthony Gerrard in pre-season training

Danny Ward, Anthony Gerrard and Oscar Gobern ruled out for Huddersfield Town at Scunthorpe United

Strong team will be fielded confirms Town assistant manager Steve Thompson

Quiz: 15 questions on Championship transfer rumours - who's going where?

Have you kept your eyes on the ball during our summary of all the latest transfer rumours in the Championship? Take our latest quiz to find out

Help former Huddersfield Town midfielder Scott Arfield get his shirts and medals back!

Image 6 for 'Lee Novak's time at Huddersfield Town' gallery
The Burnley man has seen some of his mementos from promotion with both the Terriers and the Clarets stolen and you can help retrieve them!

Be crafty with holiday fun this summer

The area's museums and art galleries are hosting a series of artistic events for children over the next few weeks.

Celebrating a Bronte birthday

Celebrate Emily Bronte's birthday this weekend at Haworth
Emily Bronte would have been celebrating her birthday on July 30, so the Bronte Society is hosting events to mark the occasion

Have you been pictured by our Snapper About Town?

Have you been snapped by photographer Dave Cowan?  Check out our gallery of nights out in Huddersfield

Howarths People and Safety Management chairman launched new business support group

Prominent business figures from West Yorkshire have joined forces to provide mutual support and back local charities

R3 welcomes proposals to safeguard supplies

Chris Wood, of R3 and Clough Corporate
Chris Wood, of Cleckheaton-based Clough Corporate Solutions,has welcomed proposals to tackle "ransom" charges levied on failed firms

SCALA Consulting crowns Mondelez team winners of the Fresh Connection

A competition to run an imaginary manufacturing firm has been won by a Dutch based firm

Videos & Photos

Sir Patrick Stewart at the official opening of the Huddersfield University branch of Santander

Sir Patrick Stewart opens Santander branch at Huddersfield University to mark new partnership

Have you been pictured by our Snapper About Town?

Exterior shot of works at Huddersfield's new leisure centre

Bowlers prepare their fight to save indoor bowls from Kirklees Council's axe

Commonwealth Games quiz: test your knowledge of dancing delicacies and top teams

Commonwealth Games 2014: Test your knowledge of the Glasgow games with our Friday quiz

Watch: Tulisa speaks of "outrage" at V Festival assault conviction and says she plans to appeal

Tulisa Contostavlos makes a statement to the waiting media as she leaves Stratford Magistrates Court in London where she was found guilty of hitting Savvas Morgan during an altercation at V-Festival in Essex
26-year-old singer was found guilty of hitting celebrity blogger Savvas Morgan in the face at the V Festival last year

Air Algerie flight AH5017 crashes with 116 on board

Air Algerie flight carrying over 100 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappears in northern Mali
Passenger jet AH5017 was travelling from Burkino Faso to Algeria when it lost contact with aviation authorities

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