WATCH: Terrifying CCTV footage of armed raid at Birkdale Newsagents in Dewsbury

A shopkeeper was slashed with a knife after a raid at his Dewsbury store last night

Dominic Rodgers Trust mum Stacey Rodgers shortlisted for Tesco Mum of the Year Awards

Stacey, 37, beat thousands of nominations thanks to her tireless campaigning around the dangers of carbon monoxide

Dewsbury Hospital to become major centre for planned operations

Dewsbury District Hospital
Health chiefs shift elective surgery from Wakefield to Kirklees as part of service restructure.

Huddersfield doctors and Kirklees health officials to take part in Yorkshire ebola planning exercise

Kirklees Council and Huddersfield Royal Infirmary involved in Public Health England plan

Mohammed Ahmed avoids jail after high-speed car chase through Huddersfield streets

Leeds Crown Court
Man evaded police as friend was using cannabis

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Property of the Week: Elm Crest Guest House

Happy Halloween! Here's three events for spooks and scares in Huddersfield today

The Drifters are in concert at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax

Milkshake! Live, Alan Davies and The Drifters - entertainment galore in West Yorkshire today

Over The Rainbow, The Eva Cassidy Story

Join the Wednesday Walkers, meet the Bouncers or remember Eva Cassidy - here's three ideas for mid-week fun

Halloween at Ings Cat Hotel

Look: Dewsbury's Ings Luxury Cat Hotel, the UK's swankiest cattery, marks Halloween in style!

Dominic Rodgers Trust mum Stacey Rodgers shortlisted for Tesco Mum of the Year Awards

Stacey, 37, beat thousands of nominations thanks to her tireless campaigning around the dangers of carbon monoxide

Dewsbury Hospital to become major centre for planned operations

Dewsbury District Hospital
Health chiefs shift elective surgery from Wakefield to Kirklees as part of service restructure.

A family affair - Anne Beaumont, 80, celebrates a lifetime supporting Huddersfield & District Football League

Anne helped dad Alf Richardson phone results to the Examiner aged 11

More than 150 people turn out to hear plans to build on Grimescar Valley

Meeting held at Lindley Methodist Church

Let's raise the bar and show people we mean business says Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell ahead of clash with Nottingham Forest

We must impose ourselves as we look to extend unbeaten run to seven

Let's raise the bar and show people we mean business says Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell ahead of clash with Nottingham Forest

We must impose ourselves as we look to extend unbeaten run to seven

I'm loving the support and my relationship with our fans says Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell ahead of Nottingham Forest clash

Dreaming of the day we can challenge

What formation will Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell go with next - and which one works best?

Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell has kept everyone guessing with his team selections
With Adam Hammill and Joe Lolley both stepping up their respective first-team returns, the Terriers manager is blessed with a wealth of talent in most areas
Huddersfield Giants (38) v Hull FC (28) - Giants Coach Paul Anderson.

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson knows England can beat Australia

Giants vice captain Brett Ferres will have a big part to play in helping to secure his country Four Nations success

Huddersfield Giants star Joe Wardle ready to lead Scotland to glory over France

Scotland will look to make it three European Championship wins out of three in Galashiels

Huddersfield Giants ready to return for Super League pre-season training

Giants coach Paul Anderon is ready to welcome his players back for work

Former Bury loanee Duane Holmes has to impress me in training says Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell ahead of Nottingham Forest match

Loans are about experience and dealing with setbacks as well as playing matches

A family affair - Anne Beaumont, 80, celebrates a lifetime supporting Huddersfield & District Football League

Anne helped dad Alf Richardson phone results to the Examiner aged 11

Host of new exhibitions at Dean Clough galleries

From photography to fun with physics, the new exhibitions at Dean Clough galleries have something for everyone.

Restaurant Review: Lemon And Prawns

Plenty on the menu for those who don't want something fishy

Turner and the Thames are coming to Calderdale

A film about Turner's lifelong passion for the Thames will be accompanied by a jazz suite celebrating his work.

Pennine Business Partners promote voucher scheme

Steve Bradley is helping local firms access advice and guidance under the government's Growth Vouchers programme

Farnley Tyas firm to exhibit at regional fair

At Home in the Country, a homware firm based at Farnley Tyas, is taking part in a major Christmas fair in Harrogate

LV= reports "good" performance in trying times

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Insurance group LV= said life sales increased during the first nine months of 2014 although margins were lower

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More than 150 people turn out to hear plans to build on Grimescar Valley

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