More people in Kirklees are seeking help over cannabis abuse

New figures show nine-fold increase in number of people being treated

Free transport for faith schools could end in 2016 as Kirklees unveils its preferred option

Cabinet to make final ruling for pupils attending faith schools

Friends and family rally round to send Sarah Brooke and family on a trip of a lifetime

Time is running out for 41-year-old mum-of-two Sarah Brooke who has terminal cancer

Forecaster warns chilly bank holiday likely for Huddersfield

May set to be a cool month but June looks better says forecaster Paul Stevens

Huddersfield poet Simon Armitage bids for top role

Poet Simon Armitage
Poet wants to be Professor of Poetry at Oxford University

Grand Ukulele Festival proves a massive hit in town with performances at Lawrence Batley Theatre and Town Hall

Top ukulele stars flew in from all over the world to perform in Huddersfield

Football club serves up seaside treat for 300 Huddersfield school children

Town Foundation funds day trip to Yorkshire coast for whole school

Examiner Community Awards 2015 — check out the nominees for the Courage Award

Courage Award nominees
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

Debut album for former Huddersfield singer Carolynne Poole

American recording sessions for X Factor star

All Our Yesterdays Extra: More Examiner archive pictures from the 90s

1990s Nostalgia
Bonus nostalgia with these additional pictures from our archives

Teachers 'work their socks off' to restore Kirkburton Middle School's good reputation

Bright future for school\n

Over 1,100 kids get their chance to run like Usain Bolt at Holmfirth Harriers' annual Neiley Races

Long-running race series a big hit

Free transport for faith schools could end in 2016 as Kirklees unveils its preferred option

Cabinet to make final ruling for pupils attending faith schools

Football club serves up seaside treat for 300 Huddersfield school children

Town Foundation funds day trip to Yorkshire coast for whole school
Huddersfield Town's Danny Kane

Huddersfield Town defender Danny Kane gets first Republic of Ireland Under 18 call-up

Paul Doolin's side will play Luxembourg twice

Huddersfield Town friendly schedule more about grit than glamour in build-up to 2015-16 Championship campaign

Chris Powell will build an overseas training camp into his plans

Huddersfield Town making progress on appointing successor to Ross Wilson and whittling down their shortlist

The club are believed to have a five-strong list of candidates

Huddersfield Town transfers: 10 midfielders Chris Powell could target to replace Oscar Gobern

Which midfielder should Huddersfield Town target to replace Oscar Gobern?
Town appear resigned to losing the out-of-contract midfielder, who is weighing up his options ahead of a potential summer move

Halifax move will give Huddersfield Giants Tyler Dickinson the test he needs says Paul Anderson

Prop needs to take next step into first-team game

Huddersfield Giants pack star Brett Ferres eager to make an impact in Super League and earn England recall

Back rower back to form after rapid return from injury

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

New Zealand World Cup winner on radar
Huddersfield Town's Danny Kane

Huddersfield Town defender Danny Kane gets first Republic of Ireland Under 18 call-up

Paul Doolin's side will play Luxembourg twice

Over 1,100 kids get their chance to run like Usain Bolt at Holmfirth Harriers' annual Neiley Races

Long-running race series a big hit

Huddersfield Netball League tournament renamed in honour of Maureen Kelly

Teams recognise magnificent work of stalwart

Grand Ukulele Festival proves a massive hit in town with performances at Lawrence Batley Theatre and Town Hall

Top ukulele stars flew in from all over the world to perform in Huddersfield

Debut album for former Huddersfield singer Carolynne Poole

American recording sessions for X Factor star

Blue Rooms blooming in Byram Arcade

How café/bar proprietor Bex Taylor is aiming to realise the Byram Arcade as a great live music venue
Building, Builders

Huddersfield sees fall in new home starts

Figures from the Department for Communities shows just 2.3 new homes are started in Huddersfield for every 1,000 existing houses

Manufactured Yorkshire offers apprentice for six months

Chrissie Slater
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

Videos & Photos

Teachers 'work their socks off' to restore Kirkburton Middle School's good reputation

Over 1,100 kids get their chance to run like Usain Bolt at Holmfirth Harriers' annual Neiley Races

Grand Ukulele Festival proves a massive hit in town with performances at Lawrence Batley Theatre and Town Hall

Reporter Chloe Glover sees exactly what's on offer at the brand new Huddersfield Leisure Centre

Chloe tests the water experiencing the terrors of the Sidewinder, the rigours of the fitness suite and the fun of the splash pool

Emigrants return to Ireland as polls open in gay marriage vote

Civil partners of four years Paul Higgins (right) and Richard Lucey, who have been in a relationship together for 19 years, arrive to cast their votes at their polling station in Cabra, Dublin for the referendum on gay marriage
More than 3.2 million voters in the Republic have been asked for their say, with polling stations open from 7am to 10pm

Tory MP Eric Pickles to be given a knighthood

Former Communities Secretary Eric Pickles
Former Communities Secretary to be made Knight Bachelor in recognition of public service as an MP, a former Cabinet minister and his time in local government

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Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Martin Shaw
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