Kirkheaton rector Richard Steel's idea comes good in the United States - with a little help from Jesus!

Richard Steel with a copy of the book by several best-selling American authors.
His idea based on the Parable of the Talents goes worldwide...

Christmas in 1990: Take a look at our nostalgia pictures from 24 years ago - who do you recognise?

Famous names including the late Roy Castle and Mirfield's Wilf Lunn made the news - but so did hundreds of others

Romania, India, Italy and Philippines next on list for Huddersfield hospital bosses searching for nursing staff

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
After struggling to find many new staff from the UK, hospital bosses decided to look overseas

Almost 100 burglaries happened in Kirklees last Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve

Is your home secure for the holiday season?

Booze: The real story in Huddersfield from the doctors who have to deal with the results

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Hitting it hard over Christmas? Here's the unvarnished truth from medical experts in Huddersfield - take a look and know what the real story is

Moment Adrian McDonald was Tasered 'caught on camera' say police after Huddersfield man's death

Adrian McDonald
Adrian McDonald died after being Tasered by police in Staffordshire

Are you full of festive cheer or a total Scrooge? Take our bumper Christmas quiz to find out!

Are you Santa or Scrooge?
Test your knowledge of festive traditions, films, food and more

Mum-of-two Joanne Jackson shows off stunning tattoos to celebrate end of breast cancer battle

Joanne has 17 tattoos including brightly-coloured peacock

Kirklees libraries visits up despite looming cuts

Huddersfield Central Library one of the most popular in Yorkshire

More than 1,000 'troubled families' turned around in Kirklees and Calderdale

Kirklees Council
Moves to tackle truancy, youth crime, anti-social behaviour and unemployment have helped families get back on track

Mum-of-two Joanne Jackson shows off stunning tattoos to celebrate end of breast cancer battle

Joanne has 17 tattoos including brightly-coloured peacock

Kirkheaton rector Richard Steel's idea comes good in the United States - with a little help from Jesus!

Richard Steel with a copy of the book by several best-selling American authors.
His idea based on the Parable of the Talents goes worldwide...

'Secret Santa' Clare Harwood wins race against time to deliver more than 250 Christmas presents

The secret Santa found herself with dozens of presents and no-one to give them to after missing a West Yorkshire radio station’s collection deadline

Almost 100 burglaries happened in Kirklees last Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve

Is your home secure for the holiday season?

Huddersfield Town turned down loan deals for Murray Wallace boss reveals

No surprise clubs wanted to take him on loan but we said 'no'

Rotherham United v Huddersfield Town: Alex Revell v Mark Hudson and other key battles which could decide the Boxing Day encounter

The three key battles which could decide Rotherham United v Huddersfield Town
The Terriers are looking for an immediate response to their disappointing setback against Birmingham City

We'd have no problem giving keeper Lloyd Allinson a debut if needed says Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell

He's learning a lot from working with the first-team squad

When Huddersfield Town used to play League matches on Christmas Day

Huddersfield Town AFC
Hat tricks for Leeds Road stars in festive shoot-out
Huddersfield Giants crest

Huddersfield Giants' hard Super League pre-season work will continue at the start of 2015

The players will continue to be challenge on the mental side of the game ahead of the Hull FC home opener

Huddersfield Giants aiming to provide opposition with food for thought with nutritionist role

A food expert could help give coach Paul Anderson's men an extra Super League bite

Anthony Mullally delivering in Huddersfield Giants pre-season work reveals conditioning coach

Ireland international Mullally is desperate to have a successful year after failing to command a regular top-flight start last season

Huddersfield Town turned down loan deals for Murray Wallace boss reveals

No surprise clubs wanted to take him on loan but we said 'no'

Rotherham United v Huddersfield Town: Alex Revell v Mark Hudson and other key battles which could decide the Boxing Day encounter

The three key battles which could decide Rotherham United v Huddersfield Town
The Terriers are looking for an immediate response to their disappointing setback against Birmingham City

We'd have no problem giving keeper Lloyd Allinson a debut if needed says Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell

He's learning a lot from working with the first-team squad
Top Hat is bringing glitz to the grand

Review: Top Hat dazzles at Leeds Grand Theatre

Irving Berlin's award-winning musical is a joy to behold

How to cook the perfect Christmas dinner: timetable, recipes and top tips

Plan your festive feast with our handy tool
Work out when to put your turkey in, stick your sprouts on and more with our cooking tool

Merry Christmas Huddersfield! Send us your Christmas day snaps

A family enjoys Christmas dinner together
Send us a picture of your kids opening that perfect present or your family round the dinner table

Wilkinson Woodward solicitor looks at settlement agreements

Settlement agreements can provide a clean and amicable break between employee and employer, says Jon Dyson

Brookhouse Training strikes gold

Cleckheaton-based Brookhouse Training has gained Gold Status for its Managed Learning Programme in gas training

Examiner Business Review 2014

A look back at the year in business around the Kirklees area

Videos & Photos

Mum-of-two Joanne Jackson shows off stunning tattoos to celebrate end of breast cancer battle

'Secret Santa' Clare Harwood wins race against time to deliver more than 250 Christmas presents

Christmas in 1990: Take a look at our nostalgia pictures from 24 years ago - who do you recognise?

Lorraine Sweeney and granddaughter Erin McQuade

Mum survived Glasgow lorry tragedy that killed her parents and daughter because she stopped at cashpoint

Erin McQuade, 18, and grandparents Jack Sweeney, 68, and Lorraine Sweeney, 69, were three of the victims killed in the tragedy

Bryan Ferry's son Merlin fighting for his life after horrific head-on car crash just before Christmas

Handout photo from Wellington Fire Station, part of the Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service of the mangled wreckage following a car crash which left Merlin Ferry, the son of Bryan Ferry, trapped for almost an hour
Firemen fought for 45 minutes to free Merlin, 24, from mangled wreckage of car

Morning news headlines: Service to remember Glasgow lorry victims, 87,000 children in crisis housing

Candle tributes left near the Gallery of Modern Art in Glasgow as the city centre is reopened after a bin lorry crashed into a group of pedestrians which left six people dead
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