Plan for a first class waiting lounge at Huddersfield Railway Station

Huddersfield Railway Station
First TransPennine say passenger demand has led to planning bid

Cancer sufferer Brian Lockwood's wedding arranged in an hour after his condition worsened

Family and staff in tears at bedside ceremony at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Man stabbed in 'domestic incident' in Lockwood

The injured man suffered wounds to his back and is in a stable condition in hospital

Parking charges to return to parts of Calderdale after suspension

June 1 will see parking fees and enforcement back in outer Halifax

Sex beast Peter Carter found guilty of raping seven-year-old girl

The dad-of-two - who was also convicted of abusing another youngster - has been remanded in custody awaiting sentence

16-year-old girl grabbed by man in Fartown who tried to steal her mobile phone

The girl was shaken but uninjured after a passer by disturbed the suspect who fled

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A driving licence photocard is all you will need after June 8

Driving licence paper counterpart to be scrapped in June — here's everything Huddersfield drivers need to know

This week's featured property is on Stanwell Avenue in Birkby - Take a tour with us

Jason Thorpe and Robert Webb in Jeeves and Wooster

Interview: Comedian Robert Webb on Jeeves and Wooster, saying goodbye to Peep Show and what's next

Only in Huddersfield - the funniest Instagram pictures from around town

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? This week it's the Holmfirth Folk Festival

Caught on Camera 22-05-15

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

Images may be of both potential suspects or witnesses

Plan for a first class waiting lounge at Huddersfield Railway Station

Huddersfield Railway Station
First TransPennine say passenger demand has led to planning bid

Examiner Community Awards 2015 — check out the nominees for the Emergency Services Award

Nominees for the Emergency Services Award
The awards will be held at the John Smith's Stadium on June 3 and between now and then we'll be profiling all the nominees by category

Rot and decay inside iconic old Co-operative building in New Street inspires Lepton fine art student Hazel Dyson's cutting edge fashions

Rot and decay may not seem like an inspiration for cutting edge clothes

Why Peter Clarke's tears for Huddersfield Town are back in the news

Worst to best in just 12 months

Why Peter Clarke's tears for Huddersfield Town are back in the news

Worst to best in just 12 months

Huddersfield Town academy goalkeeping coach Ian Bennett set for Nottingham Forest switch

Ian Bennett with Huddersfield Town academy coach Mark Lillis
The stopper made 74 Town appearances before moving into his current post

Lancashire Police seeking to identify suspects linked to public disorder after pitch invasion at Blackpool v Huddersfield Town game

Town fans have criticised Lancashire police claiming they did not act promptly during the pitch invasion in May

Sam Rapira is a great player says Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson

New Zealand World Cup winner on radar

Huddersfield Giants disappointed Anthony Mullally has turned down new improved deal to move to Leeds Rhinos next season

updated
New Zealand Warriors prop Sam Rapira looks like ready-made replacement

Huddersfield Giants gain momentum in top-four chase with 24-16 Super League win at Castleford Tigers

Late Eorl Crabtree try clinches valuable points
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LIVE: Latest Championship news and rumours

Catch up on all the latest updates on Championship clubs, potential transfers and other news from the league

Betting already well under way on where Raheem Sterling will be playing his club football next season reveals Skybet chief Dale Tempest

Manchester City attract punters but he may stay at Liverpool

Why Peter Clarke's tears for Huddersfield Town are back in the news

Worst to best in just 12 months

Stephen Jackson: Choux Buns with Roasted Apricots and Vanilla

I noticed this week that the first apricots of the year are coming into season. This filled me with pleasure

Dick and Lottie to perform for Ayckbourn himself

The theatre company dedicated to the works of Alan Ayckbourn is to perform for the great man himself.

Royal magician has tricks up his sleeve for Huddersfield audience

He's performed for royalty, now Huddersfield magician John Danbury is up to his tricks at the LBT
Chrissie Slater

Manufactured Yorkshire offers apprentice for six months

Kirklees College and Manufactured Yorkshire will provide a fully-funded trainee for six months to one lucky company

Ted Wetton named new accountants' president

Ted Wetton is the new president of the Huddersfield and District Society of Chartered Accountants

Pennine Business Partners secure more clients

Lockwood-based marketing, HR and health and safety consultancy Pennine Business Partners has secured a string of contracts

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Caught on Camera 22-05-15

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

Huddersfield Railway Station

Plan for a first class waiting lounge at Huddersfield Railway Station

Why Peter Clarke's tears for Huddersfield Town are back in the news

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Maths exams ordered to be re-written amid concerns they could be too tough

The new maths GCSEs are due to be introduced in September

Morning news headlines: Cameron immigration speech; Hatton Garden raid court date; Sheridan Smith honoured

Prime Minister David Cameron speaks outside 10 Downing Street, London, as he begins his second term as Prime Minister following his party's General Election victory. Photo by Anthony Devlin/PA Wire
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