Raiders hit Co-op in Holmfirth for a second time - in a spate of burglaries

Police are investigating a third burglary at Co-op stores - including two at the store in Holmfirth

Baby girl due for Huddersfield star Lena Headey

Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister;
Actress talks about plans for new daughter

Inquest opens into mystery death of Holmfirth businessman Jonathan Platt

Hundreds expected to attend funeral on Friday

All Our Yesterdays: Take a look back to 1988 with our nostalgia picture gallery

This week's pictures are from 27 years ago

Examiner Community Awards 2015 - check out the nominees for Services To Community

Nominees for the Services to Community 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

Home-Start helping families in need

Could you support a Kirklees family in need?

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Dean-Charles Chapman; Lena Headey as Tommen Baratheon; Cersei Lannister

Game of Thrones season five: 10 things we learned from episode seven — The Gift

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? This week it's the Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice “Swish Event”

Brockholes cake-maker is the best in the business - see his winning designs here

Restaurant Review: Beaumont Arms in Kirkheaton

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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

Summer markets set to take place in Huddersfield

Events merge for summer campaign

Raiders hit Co-op in Holmfirth for a second time - in a spate of burglaries

Police are investigating a third burglary at Co-op stores - including two at the store in Holmfirth

Inquest opens into mystery death of Holmfirth businessman Jonathan Platt

Hundreds expected to attend funeral on Friday

M62 drivers warned to expect motorway hold-ups

M62
Thousands expected to head for concerts

LIVE: Latest Championship news and rumours

We'll be bringing you the latest updates on Championship sides as clubs eye up loan deals, free transfers and even look to splash the cash!

What happened next for the Huddersfield Town players who left the John Smith's Stadium last season?

Eight players departed Town for new clubs last summer, with Lee Peltier, Danny Ward and others following in January. Here's how they've got on, with varying degrees of success

Huddersfield Town not fancied to make an impact in 2015/16 Championship season, say bookies

The Terriers are joint-fourth favourites for the drop alongside Leeds United and the three promoted clubs

Former Huddersfield Town and Wales striker Iwan Roberts puts boot into Middlesbrough after Championship play-off final defeat to Norwich

Late arrival gave City a big advantage

From grazing land to renowned stadium: The story of St James' Park, where Huddersfield Giants will play on Sunday

The famous football ground will host both codes of rugby this year

Catalans Dragons 'have no fear' as they face Huddersfield Giants at the Magic Weekend

Victory over Wigan has French coach in confident mood

Huddersfield Giants skipper Danny Brough says top eight slot is the priority ahead of Magic Weekend

Giants get their first look at Newcastle ahead of Super League showpiece

Championship transfer gossip: Leeds United eye double deal as Rovers deny approach for Gestede

All the latest transfer rumours from around the web

LIVE: Latest Championship news and rumours

We'll be bringing you the latest updates on Championship sides as clubs eye up loan deals, free transfers and even look to splash the cash!

Pete Barrow column: Top flight finale a real flop

But there are still surprises on the Premier League's final day
Jason Donovan as Lionel Logue, Raymond Coulthard as King George VI

Review: The King's Speech at Leeds Grand Theatre

Strong cast but show didn't pack the emotional punch expected

Summer markets set to take place in Huddersfield

Events merge for summer campaign

Get 15% off tickets to Birmingham's BBC Good Food Show Summer

Bag yourself tickets with 15% discount when you book online with BBC Good Food Show Summer
Brian Berry, chief executive of Federation of Master Builders

FMB gives "cautious welcome" to late pay proposals

Legislation to tackle late payment to small firms has been pledged by business secretary Sajid Javid

Longley Park KIA signs for Huddersfed Town

Paddock-based Longley Park KIA has become a commercial partner of Huddersfield Town

Team HARE gets backing from Thorite

Pneumatics specialist Thorite is providing technical know-how and equipment to Huddersfield University's Team HARE\n

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Summer markets set to take place in Huddersfield

All Our Yesterdays: Take a look back to 1988 with our nostalgia picture gallery

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M62 drivers warned to expect motorway hold-ups

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In this Oct. 29, 2007 file photo, a person stands next to the FIFA logo at the FIFA headquarter in Zurich, Switzerland. The Swiss Federal Office of Justice said six soccer officials have been arrested and detained pending extradition at the request of U.S. authorities ahead of the FIFA congress in Zurich. In a statement Wednesday, May 27, 2015, the FOJ said U.S. authorities suspect the officials of having received paid bribes totaling millions of dollars. (Steffen Schmidt/Keystone via AP, File)

Fifa in crisis after six officials arrested in Switzerland over bribes investigation

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No homicide probe into BB King death despite claims he was poisoned

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English cricket hoping for brighter future as appointing Trevor Bayliss as coach

Trevor Bayliss
52-year-old former New South Wales coach got the nod ahead of compatriot Jason Gillespie

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