Thirteen-year-old fights for his life after horrific stabbing

Family of injured Declan Carr-McElhatton are at his hospital bedside

Fixby Junior and Infants teacher Elinor Priestley embarks upon 'life changing' journey to meet rescued moon bears in China

Animal campaigner Elinor and her friend helped care for the bears

Examiner calls for Government to restore plans for TransPennine rail electrification

We launch a campaign to get the improvements back on track and urge you to sign our petition and let us know what you think

Builder wins go-ahead for housing in Skelmanthorpe

Huddersfield Town Hall
Kirklees Council planners back scheme for 85 homes on grazing land while only one of two Cleckheaton plans is successful

Pictures: Sainsbury's Holmfirth opens with mayoral fanfare

Convenience store to create 25 new jobs

Killer Jonathan Sutton gets date for appeal hearing

Former cop stabbed girlfriend 81 times

Dewsbury dog walker knocked unconscious as he tried to save his pet from another dog

Crow Nest
Police appeal for witnesses over unknown attacker in Crow Nest Park

Nearly there - almost half a century of art in Holmfirth

The 49th annual Holmfirth Artweek begins on July 5.

Commuters left stranded in almost 90F heat after line failure near Manchester Piccadilly

Cancellations and delays did not stop until Network Rail solved the problem at 6.15am on Thursday

Robin Hood and ancient buildings: Take a tour of Huddersfield's most fascinating private estate

The Kirklees Estate opens once a year to the public

'When size 26 got tight, I had to change' — Verity Carnie's amazing weight loss journey

Verity Carnie has lost almost seven stones in weight
Outlane mum has lost almost seven stone and dropped eight dress sizes

WATCH: Daisey O'Donnell hopes to become a teen singing star

Fenay Bridge musician Daisey O'Donnell is in final of industry competition

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Huddersfield heatwave: Seven tips for staying safe in the sun

Treat your tastebuds this summer

Sweet treats: 8 ice cream parlours in and around Huddersfield

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Yorkshire beaches: All the resorts included in the Good Beach Guide 2015

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's Phoenix Squash and Fitness Club in Honley

The Slug and Lettuce, King Street, Huddersfield

LOOK: Slug and Lettuce opens in Huddersfield

Fixby Junior and Infants teacher Elinor Priestley embarks upon 'life changing' journey to meet rescued moon bears in China

Animal campaigner Elinor and her friend helped care for the bears

Thirteen-year-old fights for his life after horrific stabbing

Family of injured Declan Carr-McElhatton are at his hospital bedside

Examiner calls for Government to restore plans for TransPennine rail electrification

We launch a campaign to get the improvements back on track and urge you to sign our petition and let us know what you think

Builder wins go-ahead for housing in Skelmanthorpe

Huddersfield Town Hall
Kirklees Council planners back scheme for 85 homes on grazing land while only one of two Cleckheaton plans is successful

Huddersfield Town to face old boy Nathan Clarke in Spanish clash with Leyton Orient

The game will take place at the end of Town's seven-day training camp

Stead signs for Notts County

Stead was released at the end of last season having spent most of the 2014-15 campaign on loan at Bradford City

Huddersfield Town midfielder Conor Coady at centre of transfer speculation

A trio of Championship rivals are said to be chasing the 22-year-old

Trio of clubs chasing former Huddersfield Town striker Jon Stead

Bradford City appear to have pulled out of the race for the 32-year-old (130914Ftown)

Huddersfield Giants will show battle-weary Super League rivals no sympathy

Assistant coach Kieron Purtill expects his side to turn the screw in their John Smith's Stadium showdown

Hull KR desperate for success at Huddersfield Giants to keep alive their top-eight Super League hopes

Can the Robins make it five wins on the trot at the John Smith's Stadium?

New St Helens signing Adam Quinlan will make his Super League debut against Huddersfield Giants

Australia full-back will arrive to help solve Saints' full-back problem

Huddersfield Town to face old boy Nathan Clarke in Spanish clash with Leyton Orient

The game will take place at the end of Town's seven-day training camp

Stead signs for Notts County

Stead was released at the end of last season having spent most of the 2014-15 campaign on loan at Bradford City

Huddersfield Town midfielder Conor Coady at centre of transfer speculation

A trio of Championship rivals are said to be chasing the 22-year-old

Nearly there - almost half a century of art in Holmfirth

The 49th annual Holmfirth Artweek begins on July 5.

Huddersfield to host its first-ever Jazz Guitar Festival

Huddersfield Jazz Guitar Society is welcoming musical legends Jim Mullen and John Etheridge to the town.

Terminator Genisys: Who is the best Sarah Connor?

We take a look at Emilia Clarke as she plays the latest Sarah Connor, and remember actresses Lena Headey and Linda Hamilton in the iconic role

How should firms proceed when Microsoft Windows 10 becomes available - Michael Branford, of Crest IT, offers some advice

Software giant Microsoft has scheduled the latest upgrade for Windows

Michelle Mone mentors Liversedge firm

The founder of Ultimo has helped Liversedge water treatment firm Aquatrust set out its vision for further expansion

Business profile: Aaron Francis, of HDTWO Commercial Photography

Huddersfield Uni ggraduate Aaron Francis is helping call the shots at HDTWO Commercial Photography

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Fixby Junior and Infants teacher Elinor Priestley embarks upon 'life changing' journey to meet rescued moon bears in China

Nearly there - almost half a century of art in Holmfirth

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