Police name man who died in Dewsbury river tragedy as Christopher Matthews

Detectives appeal for anyone who saw him before river plunge to come forward

Examiner Community Awards 2015 - check out the nominees for Teacher of the Year

Nominees for Teacher of the Year
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

Smoke billowed across Huddersfield ring road after small fire

It prompted numerous calls to West Yorkshire Fire’s control centre

Lib Dems refuse to back new minority Labour administration for Calderdale Council

Calderdale council leader, Clr Tim Swift in Halifax Town Hall
Lib Dem leader Janet Battye refuses to back Labour

Mum who swindled £78,000 must pay back all her assets - worth only £370

Court hears how Kerry Ann Noble is serving jail term

Baby girl due for Huddersfield star Lena Headey

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

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Police name man who died in Dewsbury river tragedy as Christopher Matthews

Detectives appeal for anyone who saw him before river plunge to come forward

Examiner Community Awards 2015 - check out the nominees for Teacher of the Year

Nominees for Teacher of the Year
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

Smoke billowed across Huddersfield ring road after small fire

It prompted numerous calls to West Yorkshire Fire’s control centre

LOOK: Takeaway boss fined after mouse droppings found at Snooty's in Queensgate Market

The premises, named Snooty's Fast Food Pizza Palace, had received a zero food hygiene rating

1994/95 play-off final 20 years on: Mel Booth's match report - Huddersfield Town 2-1 Bristol Rovers

The Examiner match report from the play-off final played 20 years ago today

1994/95 play-off final 20 years on: WATCH Huddersfield Town secure promotion with a 2-1 win over Bristol Rovers at Wembley

The Terriers secure a second-tier berth with a deserved win over the Pirates thanks to goals from Andy Booth and Chris Billy

1994/95 play-off final 20 years on: A timeline of Huddersfield Town's Wembley win

Huddersfield Town celebrate after clinching promotion to the second tier with a play-off final victory
Look back on Town's 2-1 success over the Pirates with our step-by-step guide to how the game unfolded

LIVE: Latest Championship news and rumours

All the latest updates on Championship sides as clubs eye up loan deals, free transfers and even look to splash the cash!
Brett Ferres has signed a new two-year deal with Huddersfield Giants

England international forward Brett Ferres commits to Huddersfield Giants by signing two-year contract extension

Second rower turned down offers to join NRL competition

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

1994/95 play-off final 20 years on: Mel Booth's match report - Huddersfield Town 2-1 Bristol Rovers

The Examiner match report from the play-off final played 20 years ago today

1994/95 play-off final 20 years on: WATCH Huddersfield Town secure promotion with a 2-1 win over Bristol Rovers at Wembley

The Terriers secure a second-tier berth with a deserved win over the Pirates thanks to goals from Andy Booth and Chris Billy

1994/95 play-off final 20 years on: A timeline of Huddersfield Town's Wembley win

Huddersfield Town celebrate after clinching promotion to the second tier with a play-off final victory
Look back on Town's 2-1 success over the Pirates with our step-by-step guide to how the game unfolded
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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1994/95 play-off final 20 years on: Mel Booth's match report - Huddersfield Town 2-1 Bristol Rovers

LOOK: Takeaway boss fined after mouse droppings found at Snooty's in Queensgate Market

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