Wanted: Volunteers for Huddersfield Carnival 2015

Organisers need people to fill dozens of roles due to funding cuts, which has also affected activities

Is the party over? Concerns over possible ban on helium

Huddersfield balloons man defends party games

Northern Rail workers vote to strike

Northern Rail train
Threat of disruption to Huddersfield rail services

Meltham care home Bell House back on track as inspectors rate it "good"

Bell House Care Home, Wilshaw Road, Meltham.
New management team turn it round after home's two previous warnings

Thirteen-year-old fights for his life after horrific stabbing

Family of injured Declan Carr-McElhatton are at his hospital bedside

Fixby Junior and Infants teacher Elinor Priestley embarks upon 'life changing' journey to meet rescued moon bears in China

Animal campaigner Elinor and her friend helped care for the bears

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  • NEWS: A teenager was stabbed by two men as he walked along a road on Wednesday evening.

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  • NEWS:  This is nice to see...a care home has managed to improve after being heavily criticised for its poor standards.

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  • NEWS:  Whether you're a regular train traveller or not you should support our campaign to put the modernisation of trans-Pennine routes back on track.

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  • SPORT: WOLVES have emerged as frontrunners in the race to sign Huddersfield Town midfielder Conor Coady.

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  • EVENTS: Here's a round-up of the community events taking place in and around Huddersfield this weekend.

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  • TRAVEL: Heavy traffic on A638 Bradford Road Southbound at A643 Parkside in Cleckheaton.

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  • NEWS: Here's more on the Northern Rail workers who have voted for strike action.

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  • SPORT: Huddersfield Town to face old boy Nathan Clarke in Spanish clash with Leyton Orient.

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Oakwell Hall and Red House Museum

Go back to 1914 with Oakwell Hall and Red House to experience life in a military camp

Huddersfield heatwave: Seven tips for staying safe in the sun

Treat your tastebuds this summer

Sweet treats: 8 ice cream parlours in and around Huddersfield

Scarborough

Yorkshire beaches: All the resorts included in the Good Beach Guide 2015

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's Phoenix Squash and Fitness Club in Honley

Retiring headteacher of Crow Lane Junior and Infants School, Milnsbridge, Wendy Wallace with some of the children from each of the school's year groups

Half the pay and twice the work - but Crow Lane headteacher Wendy Wallace has loved it

Head teacher recalls glorious years

Is the party over? Concerns over possible ban on helium

Huddersfield balloons man defends party games

Go back to 1914 with Oakwell Hall and Red House to experience life in a military camp

Oakwell Hall and Red House Museum
Re-enactment group the Lancashire Hussars will take part in Your Country Needs You at Oakwell Hall and Red House Museum

Meltham care home Bell House back on track as inspectors rate it "good"

Bell House Care Home, Wilshaw Road, Meltham.
New management team turn it round after home's two previous warnings

Live: The latest from Huddersfield Town and their rivals - Championship transfer news and rumours

Keep up to date with what the Championship sides are up to

Wolves lead chase to sign Huddersfield Town midfielder Conor Coady

The 22-year-old has been linked with a number of Championship rivals

Huddersfield Town to face old boy Nathan Clarke in Spanish clash with Leyton Orient

The game will take place at the end of Town's seven-day training camp

Stead signs for Notts County

Stead was released at the end of last season having spent most of the 2014-15 campaign on loan at Bradford City

Huddersfield Giants look to close gap on third-placed Wigan Warriors

A win over Hull KR will leave coach Paul Anderson's men just a point off the top three in the Super League table

'We fear no-one in Super League!' is the call from Huddersfield Giants star Ukuma Ta'ai

Form is building all the time for head coach Paul Anderson's men

Huddersfield Giants will show battle-weary Super League rivals no sympathy

Assistant coach Kieron Purtill expects his side to turn the screw in their John Smith's Stadium showdown

Lee Baxter aiming to pilot Broad Oak to safety in the Drakes Huddersfield League Premiership this season

League great closing in on batting record

Live: The latest from Huddersfield Town and their rivals - Championship transfer news and rumours

Keep up to date with what the Championship sides are up to

Wolves lead chase to sign Huddersfield Town midfielder Conor Coady

The 22-year-old has been linked with a number of Championship rivals

Restaurant Review: Booth Wood Inn in Rishworth

Dave Himelfield finds a pub with a great location and atmosphere but variable food

Stephen Jackson's Zucchini Fritti With Yoghurt-Caper Sauce and Grilled Lemon

A lovely summery snack

Moving for change: Talented performance poet Shuffls on his words with a social conscience

He busts rhymes with a social conscience inspired by the people he lives alongside

How should firms proceed when Microsoft Windows 10 becomes available - Michael Branford, of Crest IT, offers some advice

Software giant Microsoft has scheduled the latest upgrade for Windows

Michelle Mone mentors Liversedge firm

The founder of Ultimo has helped Liversedge water treatment firm Aquatrust set out its vision for further expansion

Business profile: Aaron Francis, of HDTWO Commercial Photography

Huddersfield Uni ggraduate Aaron Francis is helping call the shots at HDTWO Commercial Photography

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Oakwell Hall and Red House Museum

Go back to 1914 with Oakwell Hall and Red House to experience life in a military camp

Restaurant Review: Booth Wood Inn in Rishworth

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