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We've gone back in time almost 30 years for this week's nostalgia special - see who you recognise

Colne Valley Labour candidate Binnie Joshi Barr stands down for health reasons

New candidate selection for Colne Valley as Labour woman stands down

Hunt for missing Huddersfield teenager Keane Robinson

Missing teenager Keane Robinson
15-year-old from Lindley not seen since Monday

Three jailed for New Mill attack in which student was blindfolded, tied up and beaten

Davie Ferguson, William Lynch and Natalie Daley
Student's terror as he was attacked after drinking spree

Skelmanthorpe family's crash horror featured on BBC1 Helicopter Heroes

Crash featured on Helicopter Heroes
Jane Humphrey was flown to hospital by Yorkshire Air Ambulance following crash with a lorry - and it will be shown on TV

Did you get your primary school first choice for next year? Tell our survey on first National Offer Day

Today is the day when parents find out whether their primary school admission applications have been successful in getting their child or children into their preferred place
Today is the day when parents find out whether their primary school admission applications have been successful in getting their child or children into their preferred place

Live Breaking News

  • NEWS: Don't forget to make the most of the great weather whilst we've got it, everyone, storm clouds look set to move back in on Sunday!

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  • NEWS: If you're thinking of something to go and see this week, this new landscape and wildlife exhibition inspired by Kirklees could be just the thing.

    Carrie McKenzie and Jen Johnson pose with their artwork
    Carrie McKenzie and Jen Johnson pose with their artwork

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  • NEWS: My bike's set to get a great makeover, thanks to the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival staff.

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  • TRAVEL: Very slow traffic and traffic heavier than normal on A644 Huddersfield Road in both directions between Doctor Lane and A638 Dewsbury Ring Road / George Street in Huddersfield

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  • Good afternoon everyone, hope you've been enjoying the sunshine today. I'll be with you for the next couple of hours, bringing you the latest news and travel up dates. Please get in touch with me via Twitter at @chloegexaminer with any news, comments or details of events

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  • It's lunch time for me so I'm handing the blog over to Chloe...have a nice day!

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  • TRAVEL:  There's reports that the traffic lights are not working near West Vale Primary School.

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  • NEWS: Easter means one thing to many of us...chocolate!  But an animal charity is warning people not to feed it to their pets, especially dogs.

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  • NEWS:  If you ran the London Marathon on Sunday, first of all well done, second of all - how are the legs?

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  • NEWS:  Good news if you're about to have a lunchtime pint.

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  • BREAKING NEWS:  Labour parliamentary candidate for the Colne Valley, Binni Joshi Barr, has stood down due to ill health.

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Kirklees Council workmen 'ignored health and safety' in late-night roads fix

Driver's anger over 'accident waiting to happen'

Colne Valley Labour candidate Binni Joshi Barr stands down for health reasons

New candidate selection for Colne Valley as Labour woman stands down

Were you pictured in the Examiner in 1985? Take a look at our nostalgia pictures and see who you recognise

We've gone back in time almost 30 years for this week's nostalgia special - see who you recognise

Hunt for missing Huddersfield teenager Keane Robinson

Missing teenager Keane Robinson
15-year-old from Lindley not seen since Monday

Training today and tomorrow will determine starting side for Brighton says Huddersfield Town boss

Suspensions for skipper Peter Clarke and former Albion player Joel Lynch mean the manager must make at least two changes against the play-off chasers

Busy Easter schedule for Huddersfield Town manager Mark Robins

The boss is set to make a trip to check on Leicester in between the clashes with Brighton and Yeovil

Huddersfield Town linked with former Sunderland and Spurs goalkeeper Ben Alnwick

Ben Alnwick
The 27-year-old Wearsider is a free agent after leaving Leyton Orient for personal reasons

Huddersfield Town to keep tabs on Charlton Athletic versus Barnsley clash

Huddersfield Town's famous crest
The outcome at The Valley is sure to have an effect on Mark Robins' side as they bid to avoid a survival scrap

Huddersfield Giants full-back Scott Grix available for Salford trip

Scott Grix is available to face Salford on Friday

Huddersfield Giants recall Anthony Mullally from Bradford Bulls

Anthony Mullally and Ukuma Ta'ai get tackles in for the Huddersfield Giants
The prop will provide cover for the Easter fixtures

Huddersfield Giants star Scott Grix ordered to appear in front of RFL disciplinary chiefs

Full-back charged with striking an opponent

Training today and tomorrow will determine starting side for Brighton says Huddersfield Town boss

Suspensions for skipper Peter Clarke and former Albion player Joel Lynch mean the manager must make at least two changes against the play-off chasers

Busy Easter schedule for Huddersfield Town manager Mark Robins

The boss is set to make a trip to check on Leicester in between the clashes with Brighton and Yeovil

Huddersfield Town linked with former Sunderland and Spurs goalkeeper Ben Alnwick

Ben Alnwick
The 27-year-old Wearsider is a free agent after leaving Leyton Orient for personal reasons
Composer Barry Russell will directed Holmfirth Art Festival's performance of Eine Brise for 111cyclists

Fancy being musical on your bike? Head to Holmfirth Arts Festival

Those who volunteer for an unusual mass cycling promenade, due to take place two weeks before The Tour de France passes through Holmfirth, are promised a day to remember as they stage two performances of the avant-garde musical piece Eine Brise, described as a ‘moving sonic installation for bicycles’

Sun, sea and sand: Tripadvisor's top ten UK beaches

1 - Rhossili Bay, Swansea, Wales
Tripadvisor has named the ten most popular UK beaches in its 2014 Travelers Choice Awards

Yorkshire resorts included in Good Beach Guide

On a sunny day Scarborough's beach soon fills with tourists
Holiday favourites on Yorkshire's coast praised for water quality
Ian Cour, of NatWest. with Jessica Elvidge, owner of Princess Paws Dog Grooming and Spa, and dog Missy

NatWest backs dog grooming and spa business

A dog grooming salon offering mud baths, coat colouring and dental treatment for pampered pooches has opened with funding from NatWest

Pepamint secures place among UK's top social media businesses

Nicola Mellor of Pepamint
Slaithwaite-based Pepamint has been listed in the Social Media Top 500

Woodcock & Wilson appoints new managing director

Woodcock & Wilson chairman Mark Jones (left) with new managing director Ian Crum
Fan manufacturer Woodcock & Wilson has made changes at the top as long-standing MD Mark Jones moves to chairman

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Kirklees Council workmen 'ignored health and safety' in late-night roads fix

Were you pictured in the Examiner in 1985? Take a look at our nostalgia pictures and see who you recognise

Training today and tomorrow will determine starting side for Brighton says Huddersfield Town boss

Oscar Pistorius arrives at the high court in Pretoria

Pistorius trial to take a further break until early May

Judge Thokozile Masipa approves request from chief prosecutor, which was supported by the defence

Oscar Pistorius takes stand to give evidence in murder trial

Oscar Pistorius weeps as he listens to evidence by a pathologist in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, April 7, 2014.
Olympic athlete apologises to family of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Web tv: Book break 3 - three new debut talented authors share their experiences

Clare Donoghue, Liz de Jager and Matt Cain
Log on during your lunch hour for the third of ten monthly shows where author Alexandra Heminsley is joined by Clare Donoghue, Liz de Jager and Matt Cain who will be sharing their debut novel experiences

VIDEO: Impact of burglary on children disturbing, new research reveals

Burglars who target homes where children live should get tougher sentences says Victim Support

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