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Calvin Smith of Crosland Moor stole wallet from police car when officer chased after shop thief

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Smith, from Crosland Moor, saw an opportunity when he spotted the vehicle's open window

Football hooligan Craig Roberts gets 12 weeks for St George's Square brawl after Huddersfield Town v Barnsley game

St George's Square
Roberts, of Brownroyd Avenue in Rawthorpe, was involved in a mass brawl with Barnsley fans after a match in Huddersfield

Country Park Foods chemical leak in Oakes sees three employees taken to hospital

Newsholme Food Group premises on New Hey Road, Oakes. updated
Mix of chemicals caused potent fumes but workers rectified problem before leaving Country Park Foods Ltd

Former Liverpool FC defender Jack Robinson joins Huddersfield Town on loan just hours after QPR switch

Birmingham's Nathan Redmond shoots with Blackpool's Jack Robinson defending.
Town’s caretaker manager Mark Lillis said he was delighted with the defensive strength that Robinson, who will wear the 17 shirt and is available for Watford this weekend, would add

Hundreds expected for 1940s weekend in Holmfirth over September 6th and 7th

Idea is to commemorate the Great War

Who are they? Police investigating mystery of five unidentified bodies found in our area

Efit issued by police to trace ID of man whose body was found in Huddersfield
Two of the of the grim finds were in Huddersfield, with both bodies being recovered from the River Colne.

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  • Bit further afield but traffic is affected on the M1 Northbound at J41 A650 (Carrgate), congestion on M1 to J40 A638 (Flushdyke). All lanes have been re-opened but it's affecting traffic heading towards Leeds.

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  • A further two people have been arrested in connection with a man’s death in a Pennine reservoir.

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  • Staff at McDonald's in Huddersfield town centre were leafleted by BFAWU members over low pay and zero-hours in the fast food industry.

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  • Do you recognise this man? His body was found two years ago and he has never been identified.

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  • NEWS: Hundreds are expected for 1940s weekend in Holmfirth over September 6th and 7th.

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Police

Calvin Smith of Crosland Moor stole wallet from police car when officer chased after shop thief

Smith, from Crosland Moor, saw an opportunity when he spotted the vehicle's open window

Huddersfield magistrate Gillian Dawson retires

End of a 25-year career on court bench

Football hooligan Craig Roberts gets 12 weeks for St George's Square brawl after Huddersfield Town v Barnsley game

St George's Square
Roberts, of Brownroyd Avenue in Rawthorpe, was involved in a mass brawl with Barnsley fans after a match in Huddersfield

Country Park Foods chemical leak in Oakes sees three employees taken to hospital

Newsholme Food Group premises on New Hey Road, Oakes. updated
Mix of chemicals caused potent fumes but workers rectified problem before leaving Country Park Foods Ltd
Birmingham's Nathan Redmond shoots with Blackpool's Jack Robinson defending.

Former Liverpool FC defender Jack Robinson joins Huddersfield Town on loan just hours after QPR switch

Town’s caretaker manager Mark Lillis said he was delighted with the defensive strength that Robinson, who will wear the 17 shirt and is available for Watford this weekend, would add

Liverpool FC's Jack Robinson could move to Huddersfield Town after £1m QPR transfer

Liverpool's Jack Robinson holds off an AS Roma player during the Reds' pre-season in the USA
The Warrington-born player is set to leave Liverpool for QPR in a £1m move, then be loaned to the John Smith’s Stadium club, providing competition for Scotland international Paul Dixon

Deadline Day Countdown: 10 Championship clubs who still have work to do in the transfer window

As the clock ticks down on this summer's transfer window, we assess some of the teams who are still in need of reinforcements

Huddersfield Town pay out more than £675,000 on agents' fees in 2013/14

cash, money
The Football League have revealed the figures paid out during the 2013-14 season
Huddersfield Giants' Danny Brough scores a drop goal to level the match against Warrington Wolves

Warrington Wolves 24 Huddersfield Giants 24: Examiner match report

Late drama as as Leroy Cudjoe intercepts superbly from Michael Monaghan with just seconds remaining to set up the position for Brough to land a second drop goal to clinch draw at bogey side

Huddersfield Giants rivals Castleford sign half-back Luke Gale from Bradford Bulls on two-year deal from next season

Bradford Bulls' Tom Olbison and Luke Gale in action with Leeds Rhinos' Danny McGuire
Play-off foes snap up England Knights player from relegated Odsal side

Huddersfield Giants opponents Warrington have signed Castleford hooker Daryl Clark from the end of the season

Deal done in 2013 to safeguard financial future of Cas
Birmingham's Nathan Redmond shoots with Blackpool's Jack Robinson defending.

Former Liverpool FC defender Jack Robinson joins Huddersfield Town on loan just hours after QPR switch

Town’s caretaker manager Mark Lillis said he was delighted with the defensive strength that Robinson, who will wear the 17 shirt and is available for Watford this weekend, would add

Liverpool FC's Jack Robinson could move to Huddersfield Town after £1m QPR transfer

Liverpool's Jack Robinson holds off an AS Roma player during the Reds' pre-season in the USA
The Warrington-born player is set to leave Liverpool for QPR in a £1m move, then be loaned to the John Smith’s Stadium club, providing competition for Scotland international Paul Dixon

Deadline Day Countdown: 10 Championship clubs who still have work to do in the transfer window

As the clock ticks down on this summer's transfer window, we assess some of the teams who are still in need of reinforcements
Costa, Nero, Starbucks - who has the most stores in your area?

The joy of java: Find out which chain is king of the coffee shops in your area

Costa, Starbucks and Nero have 2,561 outlets in England and Wales - and you'll be amazed how many are on your doorstep

It's all a pack of lies at Halifax Playhouse

Halifax Thespians produce the Hugh Whitemore play Pack of Lies.

Hundreds expected for war weekend in Holmfirth over September 6 and 7

Idea is to commemorate the Great War

Huddersfield paving stone supplier Marshalls reports pre-tax profits up 75%

The firm said revenues lifted 15% to £180 million in the six months to June 30, as trading conditions cheered across all its major markets

Clough & Company in tax errors alert

Nigel Westman, partner at Clough & Company in Cleckheaton
An estimated 3.5m underpaid tax during the 2013-14 financial year, according to chartered accountancy firm Clough & Company

Hoyer Petrolog takes on 253 extra trucks

Hoyer Petrolog has strengthened its position in the market for petroleum distribution by acquiring extra vehicles

Videos & Photos

Huddersfield Giants' Danny Brough scores a drop goal to level the match against Warrington Wolves

Warrington Wolves 24 Huddersfield Giants 24: Examiner match report

Deadline Day Countdown: 10 Championship clubs who still have work to do in the transfer window

St George's Square

Football hooligan Craig Roberts gets 12 weeks for St George's Square brawl after Huddersfield Town v Barnsley game

Scarlett-Rose Davis aged 3 from Coalpool, Waslall, is pictured after taking the ice bucket challenge, and swearing as the cold water hit her; with her grandad who threw the water, Stuart Bell aged 33

Watch: Foul-mouthed toddler apologises for using bad language in ice bucket challenge

Scarlett-Rose Davis became an internet sensation by letting rip after the drenching

Morning news headlines: Crime chief quits Labour party, £160m boost for cancer drugs fund

South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Shaun Wright
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Don't try this at home! Watch a man gargle washing up liquid instead of doing ice bucket challenge

Ian Rushforth blows bubbles
Dad-of-two 'nominates' Paul McCartney, Yoko Ono and Unilever to donate to Save Woolton Swimming Pool campaign

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