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  • SPORT: Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell sees bright future for Town's teenage Albanian striker Flo Bojaj.

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  • Morning all,  Joanne here with Thursday's live blog of news, sport, travel, weather and much more.

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Last chance to book your free back to school messages in the Examiner

Holmfirth Film Festival chairman Stephen Dorril

Volunteers needed for Holmfirth Film Festival

McDonalds staff will deliver your food to your table

McDonalds to roll out table service at its Huddersfield restauraunts from October

£20,000 needed for Huddersfield Christmas Market

Huddersfield can have a Christmas Market... but £20,000 needed to make it happen

Huddersfield Examiner calendar 2015

Examiner calendar 2016: submit your pictures!

Medical staff found hidden knife when Connor Lyons x-rayed at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Man is jailed for knife attack

Recycling firm fined £80,000 after death of Dewsbury man in baling machine

Gwyn Davies McTiffen Limited, Bradford Road, Batley
Simon Brook died in tragic incident at waste firm

Tennis champ Mary Durrans gets international call - at 83!

83 year old Mary Durrans off to Croatia to play for the Great Britain over 80s tennis team
Croatia challenge for Huddersfield veteran

Carl Parkin jailed after carrying foot-long Japanese Tanto knife to 'scare' his sister's new boyfriend

Carl Parkin outside Kirklees Magistrates' Court
The ceremonial knife was later discarded by the 27-year-old in Dewsbury's Crow Nest Park
Huddersfield Town defender Jason Davidson with daughter Ava who will watch him play for Australia for the first time

Huddersfield Town full-back Jason Davidson so happy to have new daughter Ava present at Australia match

The defender is hoping for a 19th international appearance

Chris Powell sees bright future for Huddersfield Town's teenage Albanian striker Flo Bojaj

Huddersfield Town U21 v Colchester Utd U21 at PPG Canalside. Flo Bojaj.
The 19-year-old was on the bench for the home clash with QPR

Questions have been asked over Blackpool abandoned game, says Huddersfield Town Supporters Association

Fans need to know where FA and Football League hold power

Huddersfield Town left-back Jason Davidson's busy spell set to continue

The Australian is set for international duty
Sean Penkywicz (New Giants signing, McAlpine Stadium) 75

Drugs ban for former Huddersfield Giants hooker Sean Penkywicz

Leigh man won't play for the next two years

Your chance to win Huddersfield Giants v Warrington Wolves Super 8s tickets

Be there for the vital top-flight clash!

Huddersfield Giants ready for their 'massive' Super 8s clash against Castleford Tigers

Victory would put coach Paul Anderson's men firmly in the driving seat
Huddersfield Town defender Jason Davidson with daughter Ava who will watch him play for Australia for the first time

Huddersfield Town full-back Jason Davidson so happy to have new daughter Ava present at Australia match

The defender is hoping for a 19th international appearance

New Mill cyclist Gabz Cullaigh selected for British team in Aviva Tour of Great Britain

Youngster takes on Sir Bradley Wiggins

Chris Powell sees bright future for Huddersfield Town's teenage Albanian striker Flo Bojaj

Huddersfield Town U21 v Colchester Utd U21 at PPG Canalside. Flo Bojaj.
The 19-year-old was on the bench for the home clash with QPR
James and Austin in the CBB house

Bromance between Austin Armacost and James Hill blossoms in Celebrity Big Brother house

Fans love watching the pair together — here's their story so far

It's gluten, dairy and sugar free week on Bake Off and here are five recipes that you can get stuck in to at home

The Great British Bake Off asked contestants to make alternative bakes without gluten, dairy and sugar this week... But not all in the same challenge! Here are five yummy recipes that you can try

No Escape movie review: What is Owen Wilson's new film about? And is it really offensive?

No Escape is out in cinemas on Friday August 4, but how good is the new action movie?
Pies and pints will contribute to Town's balance sheet

Huddersfield Town get percentage of food and drink sales at John Smith's Stadium

Now with French hospitality giant Sodexo Prestige having taken over the catering contract, Town chairman Dean Hoyle has negotiated a share of the pie

Businesses must make sure they backup their data, says Michael Branford, of Crest IT

Following on from last month’s look at IT security, this month’s focus in on data backups

Which local nominee should be crowned a 2015 Digital Hero? You decide

Meet the two locals who are making a real difference in their community and find out how you can support them

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New Mill cyclist Gabz Cullaigh selected for British team in Aviva Tour of Great Britain

Questions have been asked over Blackpool abandoned game, says Huddersfield Town Supporters Association

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M62 shut by huge car transporter fire

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Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Martin Shaw
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