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Huddersfield as hot as the Med on warmest day of year

Children cool down in the fountain in Greenhead Park

More good weather on way for August in Huddersfield

Trip up Emley Moor Mast up for grabs on eBay in aid of Kirkwood Hospice

Emley Moor Mast
Steve Megyery is auctioning off the tickets which he won in a raffle, on eBay - in a bid to raise cash for Kirkwood Hospice.

Former Huddersfield man Danish Irfan accused of killing wife with claw hammer

Bradford Crown Court
Danish Irfan on trial for murder

Grange Moor detective Paul Whiteley faces sack after drunken North Yorkshire pub attack conviction

Paul Whiteley of West Yorkshire Polices homicide and major enquiry team (HMET) is charged with committing assault at a pub in Fylingthorpe, near Whitby on the east coast,and girlfriend Claire Hughes
Court finds Huddersfield cop guilty of drunken pub attack

WATCH - Kirklees "wave the white flag" as developers move in with Huddersfield Gateway plan for Grimescar Valley

Hundreds at public meeting over planning application

Kirklees Council considers 'nuclear option' to close all but two libraries to save money

Huddersfield Library & Art Gallery. updated
Two options on the table but communities and businesses could take on library services to save them

Live Breaking News

  • SPORT: A Netherthong gymnast is enjoying the sun at Glasgow's Commonwealth Games.

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  • WEATHER: It looks like more good weather is in store for Huddersfield over the next few days-hooray!

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  • NEWS: Councillor Cahal Burke has just tweeted that the beleagured Salendine Nook Swimming Pool should at last open at the end of July.

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  • NEWS: Kirklees Council has released its list of upcoming meetings in the area which will be held at Huddersfield town hall. The licensing panel will meet on July 28 at 10am, whilst cabinet will meet on July 29 at 3pm.

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  • NEWS: A former Huddersfield man, Danish Irfan, has been accused of killing wife with claw hammer.

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  • NEWS: Huddersfield teenagers with Type 1 diabetes are not supported at school, a University of Huddersfield study has claimed.

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  • TRAVEL:Traffic is moving well in the area and no delays have been reported on public transport

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  • Hello everyone, I'll be with you on the blog for the next couple of hours to bring you the latest news and travel updates from the area

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  • NEWS: Bye! Well, that's all from me for today. Handing over the news baton to Chloe Glover.

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  • NEWS: Centres under threat:

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  • TRAVEL: Cleared: Earlier vehicle fire on A628 Woodhead Pass Westbound between A616 (Flouch roundabout) and A57 Woolley Lane / A57 Mottram Moor / Wedneshough (Gun Inn Traffic Lights).

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Children cool down in the fountain in Greenhead Park

Huddersfield as hot as the Med on warmest day of year

More good weather on way for August in Huddersfield

Former Huddersfield man Danish Irfan accused of killing wife with claw hammer

Bradford Crown Court
Danish Irfan on trial for murder

Property of the Week: The Old Tannery, Almondbury

Dating back to the 16th Century, The Old Tannery at Almondbury is on the fringe of the village

Grange Moor detective Paul Whiteley faces sack after drunken North Yorkshire pub attack conviction

Paul Whiteley of West Yorkshire Polices homicide and major enquiry team (HMET) is charged with committing assault at a pub in Fylingthorpe, near Whitby on the east coast,and girlfriend Claire Hughes
Court finds Huddersfield cop guilty of drunken pub attack
We are looking for Huddersfield Town fans' good luck messages ahead of 2014/2015

Leave your 'Good Luck' messages for Huddersfield Town!

As part of our preview for the 2014/2015 season, we want you to send us your messages wishing the Terriers the best of luck for the campaign ahead

Championship transfer gossip: Middlesbrough enter Bamford scramble as Millwall explore sensational Cahill move

PLUS: Freedman allays fears over Bolton duo and Leeds' Viviani move hits stumbling block

LISTEN: Huddersfield Town player Jordan Sinnott determined to make Championship mark in final year of his contract

The Terriers utility man is feeling strong and sharp and hungry to do well

Who did Huddersfield Town fans pick as their surprise signings?

After Bojan Krkic's shock move to Premier League side Stoke City from Barcelona, we asked Terriers supporters to tell us the purchases that particularly caught their eye

Huddersfield Giants desperate to avoid a Catalan Dragons repeat

The Huddersfield Giants will be keen to gain revenge when they host the Dragons on Sunday

Huddersfield Giants hooker Shaun Lunt could face Catalan Dragons

Shaun Lunt could finally be closing in on a return to Super League action

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson column: Everyone raring to go against Catalan Dragons

Paul Anderson Column
The Huddersfield Giants head coach answers the questions put by Examiner RL writer CHRIS ROBERTS
We are looking for Huddersfield Town fans' good luck messages ahead of 2014/2015

Leave your 'Good Luck' messages for Huddersfield Town!

As part of our preview for the 2014/2015 season, we want you to send us your messages wishing the Terriers the best of luck for the campaign ahead

Championship transfer gossip: Middlesbrough enter Bamford scramble as Millwall explore sensational Cahill move

PLUS: Freedman allays fears over Bolton duo and Leeds' Viviani move hits stumbling block

Barkisland aiming to cause major upset against Hoylandswaine in Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League T20 Trophy final at Broad Oak

Barkisland bat Darren Robinson
Varied bowling attack could help spring surprise against holders
Georgia Harrup will headline Festival at Dusk on the Friday

Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival at Dusk: what's on

The Voice quarter-finalist Georgia Harrup on the line up for festival entertainment

Underneath the Stars Festival at Cannon Hall Farm this weekend

Tents for Underneath The Stars Festival at Cannon Hall
Farm will relocate its flock of 500 sheep as up to 4,000 music lovers attend music festival

Were you there? We look back to last year's Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival

Anya Shaw gives Yummy Yorkshire Ice Cream her approval with proprietor, Jeremy Holmes.
Whet your appetite for this year's event with our pictures from the 2013 extravaganza

Howarths People and Safety Management chairman launched new business support group

Prominent business figures from West Yorkshire have joined forces to provide mutual support and back local charities

R3 welcomes proposals to safeguard supplies

Chris Wood, of R3 and Clough Corporate
Chris Wood, of Cleckheaton-based Clough Corporate Solutions,has welcomed proposals to tackle "ransom" charges levied on failed firms

SCALA Consulting crowns Mondelez team winners of the Fresh Connection

A competition to run an imaginary manufacturing firm has been won by a Dutch based firm

Videos & Photos

Emley Moor Mast

Trip up Emley Moor Mast up for grabs on eBay in aid of Kirkwood Hospice

Children cool down in the fountain in Greenhead Park

Huddersfield as hot as the Med on warmest day of year

Mirfield Showground, off Huddersfield Road, Mirfield

How do I get to Mirfield Agricultural Show?

Commonwealth Games 2014 Opening ceremony at Celtic park. Team Scotland.

Morning news headlines: New MH17 investigation, Commonwealth games begins, NHS cash worries

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Peaches Geldof inquest: Baby alone for 15 hours with mum's body after tragic heroin death

Peaches Geldof and baby Phaedra
Journalist, model and television presenter had started using heroin in again in February this year

Morning news headlines: Day of mourning in the Netherlands, BA continues Israel flights, Peaches Geldof inquest

A man lights candles before a special prayer for the victims of the crashed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
The latest news from around the world

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