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Game of Thrones season five: 10 things we learned from episode seven — The Gift

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A driving licence photocard is all you will need after June 8

Driving licence paper counterpart to be scrapped in June — here's everything Huddersfield drivers need to know

Calderdale council leader, Clr Tim Swift in Halifax Town Hall

Lib Dems refuse to back new minority Labour administration for Calderdale Council

Lib Dem leader Janet Battye refuses to back Labour

Police hunting Dewsbury teenagers who fled to join terrorists in Syria arrest third youth

An Islamic State fighter fires his weapon during a battle against Syrian government forces on a road between Homs and Palmyra, Syria
Anti-terror cops quiz 17-year-old from Dewsbury under Terrorism Act

Police probe into Huddersfield man Adrian McDonald's death continues...five months after the tragedy

Adrian McDonald
Mr McDonald died after he was Tasered by police in Staffordshire

Miserable May set to be one of coldest and wettest for years, says weatherman Paul Stevens

Paul Stevens, Examiner weather man
No sign of summer just yet
Diego Poyet made two appearances for Huddersfield Town during a month-long loan spell

Former Huddersfield Town loanee Diego Poyet in Uruguay squad for Under-20 World Cup

The West Ham United midfielder spent a month on loan at the John Smith's Stadium in 2014/15

1994/95 play-off final 20 years on: 20 pictures from Huddersfield Town's Wembley win

On the eve of the anniversary, here's a gallery of images from Town's 2-1 win over Bristol Rovers, to secure promotion to the then First Division

Recap: Latest Championship news and rumours

All the latest updates on Championship sides as clubs eye up loan deals, free transfers and even look to splash the cash!

What happened next for the Huddersfield Town players who left the John Smith's Stadium last season?

Eight players departed Town for new clubs last summer, with Lee Peltier, Danny Ward and others following in January. Here's how they've got on, with varying degrees of success

From grazing land to renowned stadium: The story of St James' Park, where Huddersfield Giants will play on Sunday

The famous football ground will host both codes of rugby this year

Catalans Dragons 'have no fear' as they face Huddersfield Giants at the Magic Weekend

Victory over Wigan has French coach in confident mood

Huddersfield Giants skipper Danny Brough says top eight slot is the priority ahead of Magic Weekend

Giants get their first look at Newcastle ahead of Super League showpiece
Diego Poyet made two appearances for Huddersfield Town during a month-long loan spell

Former Huddersfield Town loanee Diego Poyet in Uruguay squad for Under-20 World Cup

The West Ham United midfielder spent a month on loan at the John Smith's Stadium in 2014/15

1994/95 play-off final 20 years on: 20 pictures from Huddersfield Town's Wembley win

On the eve of the anniversary, here's a gallery of images from Town's 2-1 win over Bristol Rovers, to secure promotion to the then First Division

Battle for Huddersfield bowling's Jack Burgin Trophy is wide open

The Jack Burgin Trophy final looks wide open
Jason Donovan as Lionel Logue, Raymond Coulthard as King George VI

Review: The King's Speech at Leeds Grand Theatre

Strong cast but show didn't pack the emotional punch expected

Summer markets set to take place in Huddersfield

Events merge for summer campaign

Get 15% off tickets to Birmingham's BBC Good Food Show Summer

Bag yourself tickets with 15% discount when you book online with BBC Good Food Show Summer
Brian Berry, chief executive of Federation of Master Builders

FMB gives "cautious welcome" to late pay proposals

Legislation to tackle late payment to small firms has been pledged by business secretary Sajid Javid

Longley Park KIA signs for Huddersfed Town

Paddock-based Longley Park KIA has become a commercial partner of Huddersfield Town

Team HARE gets backing from Thorite

Pneumatics specialist Thorite is providing technical know-how and equipment to Huddersfield University's Team HARE\n

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Traffic getting busier on Kirklees roads - see the figures here

1994/95 play-off final 20 years on: 20 pictures from Huddersfield Town's Wembley win

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Walter De Gregorio, FIFA Director of Communications and Public Affairs, addresses the media during a press conference at FIFA headquarters in Switzerland - Swiss federal prosecutors opened criminal proceedings related to the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, throwing FIFA deeper into crisis only hours after seven soccer officials were arrested and 14 indicted Wednesday in a separate U.S. corruption probe

Fifa election to go ahead despite criminal probe into awarding of 2018 and 2022 World Cups

Seven officials arrested today in separate probe of "rampant, systemic, and deep-rooted" corruption

Harriet Harman fires warning shot to David Cameron over Britain's 'fragile future'

Prime Minister David Cameron (left) Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne and acting leader of the Labour Party Harriet Harman, process with fellow members through the central lobby during the State Opening of Parliament at the Palace of Westminster in London
Ms Harman joked she shared the status of "interim leader" as she replied to the debate on the Queen's Speech

Fifa in crisis after six officials arrested in Switzerland over bribes investigation

In this Oct. 29, 2007 file photo, a person stands next to the FIFA logo at the FIFA headquarter in Zurich, Switzerland. The Swiss Federal Office of Justice said six soccer officials have been arrested and detained pending extradition at the request of U.S. authorities ahead of the FIFA congress in Zurich. In a statement Wednesday, May 27, 2015, the FOJ said U.S. authorities suspect the officials of having received paid bribes totaling millions of dollars. (Steffen Schmidt/Keystone via AP, File)
Vice-president Jeffrey Webb Jeffrey Webb believed to be among those held but not president Sepp Blatter

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