£20,000 needed for Huddersfield Christmas Market

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

Group set up after Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival hope to crowd fund costs and secure sponsorship for Yorkshire-themed market — can you help?

Huddersfield Town news and transfer rumours: Butterfield Derby County saga, Forest winger linked & more on deadline day

Transfer deadline day deals to be done? live
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Co-op stocks sweet treats from Elland firms

The Co-op is stocking tasty treats from Elland firms
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Councillors reassure Golcar residents that village is a "lovely place to live" despite latest stabbing incident

Andrew Marchington has been telling people they're not likely to be victims of crime
Andrew Marchington and Hilary Richards speak out after murder and stabbing in just seven days

Bid to raise money for Trust fund for young children of tree surgeon Martin Hanks killed in a tragic accident at work

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Examiner weatherman Paul Stevens has the latest forecast

Headshave for 12 friends of Jill Moorhouse raises more than £5,000 for Kirkwood Hospice

Head shave for Jill Moorhouse
Jill, 49, from Huddersfield was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2012 and given 18 months to three years to live

University of Huddersfield develops special harness for child cancer patients

Dr Jess Power, of the University of Huddersfield, and the harness
Harness includes catheters to help deliver medication to patients and make them more comfortable

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary staff confused after briefing from Locala

Fears for the future amid changes to services

Examiner calendar 2016: submit your pictures!

Huddersfield Examiner calendar 2015
We want your pictures to feature in the Examiner's 2016 calendar

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Health bodies and council aim to support community projects

Hundreds enjoy Sikh Mela in Huddersfield

2015 Sikh Mela in Huddersfield
Sports, games and traditions all on show

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Ian Kelsey as Andy Dufresne in the Shawshank Redemption

Doctors star Ian Kelsey heads to Leeds Grand Theatre for The Shawshank Redemption

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The Co-op is stocking tasty treats from Elland firms

Co-op stocks sweet treats from Elland firms

Lottie Shaw's bakery and Joseph Dobson & Sons Ltd are among Yorkshire firms supplying the Co-op under a new initiative

University of Huddersfield develops special harness for child cancer patients

Dr Jess Power, of the University of Huddersfield, and the harness
Harness includes catheters to help deliver medication to patients and make them more comfortable

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

£20,000 needed for Huddersfield Christmas Market
Group set up after Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival hope to crowd fund costs and secure sponsorship for Yorkshire-themed market — can you help?

Councillors reassure Golcar residents that village is a "lovely place to live" despite latest stabbing incident

Andrew Marchington has been telling people they're not likely to be victims of crime
Andrew Marchington and Hilary Richards speak out after murder and stabbing in just seven days
Transfer deadline day deals to be done? live

Huddersfield Town news and transfer rumours: Butterfield Derby County saga, Forest winger linked & more on deadline day

Transfer deadline day news and gossip from Huddersfield Town - who will go, who will stay and who could come in?

7 goalkeepers Huddersfield Town could sign this Transfer Deadline Day

Goalkeeper Alex Smithies who recently joined QPR from Huddersfield Town.
With Alex Smithies moving to Queens Park Rangers earlier this month, are Town in the market for another keeper?

5 defenders Huddersfield Town could sign this Transfer Deadline Day

Huddersfield Town skipper Mark Hudson was a deadline day signing last August.
Could the Terriers look to stop conceding last minute goals by shoring up the backline?

Mustapha Carayol gives up Gambia chance to focus on Huddersfield Town

What did you think of Mustapha Carayol's cameo appearance today?
The on-loan winger wants to settle in as soon as possible

Huddersfield Giants not getting carried away as Old Trafford dream stays alive

The focus is all about beating Castleford and not the possibility of reaching a first Super League Grand Final

Huddersfield Giants need to clean up their Super 8s act

Improving discipline is vital to guarantee future success says boss Paul Anderson

Huddersfield Giants star Luke Robinson: Craig Kops a bit of stick

The latest gossip from inside the John Smith's Stadium camp
Transfer deadline day deals to be done? live

Huddersfield Town news and transfer rumours: Butterfield Derby County saga, Forest winger linked & more on deadline day

Transfer deadline day news and gossip from Huddersfield Town - who will go, who will stay and who could come in?

7 goalkeepers Huddersfield Town could sign this Transfer Deadline Day

Goalkeeper Alex Smithies who recently joined QPR from Huddersfield Town.
With Alex Smithies moving to Queens Park Rangers earlier this month, are Town in the market for another keeper?

5 defenders Huddersfield Town could sign this Transfer Deadline Day

Huddersfield Town skipper Mark Hudson was a deadline day signing last August.
Could the Terriers look to stop conceding last minute goals by shoring up the backline?
Ian Kelsey as Andy Dufresne in the Shawshank Redemption

Doctors star Ian Kelsey heads to Leeds Grand Theatre for The Shawshank Redemption

Casualty's Patrick Robinson plays prison fixer Red in stage adaption of Stephen King novella

Soggy souls brave bad weather at Greenhead Park fun fair

Fun fair at Greenhead Park
Families enjoy bumper cars, teacups and other rides despite persistent drizzle

August Bank Holiday weekend: What's on in West Yorkshire on Monday

What's on Bank Holiday Monday
Make the most of the extra day off work this these fun events in Huddersfield and beyond
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

Videos & Photos

£20,000 needed for Huddersfield Christmas Market

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

Andrew Marchington has been telling people they're not likely to be victims of crime

Councillors reassure Golcar residents that village is a "lovely place to live" despite latest stabbing incident

Head shave for Jill Moorhouse

Headshave for 12 friends of Jill Moorhouse raises more than £5,000 for Kirkwood Hospice

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