Packhorse Centre £2m revamp under way with plans for Packhorse Kitchen food court and balcony

Work is nearing completion on new-look units at the Kirkgate and Cross Church Street corner of Huddersfield's Packhorse Centre

Team to explore discounted supermarket plan for Huddersfield or Dewsbury town centres

Community Shop takes surplus stock from supermarkets to tackle food poverty and sells on at a fraction of their normal price

Climbing wall goes in at £36m Huddersfield Leisure Centre

Climbing wall now installed at Huddersfield Leisure Centre
As Kirklees Council work towards 'early summer' opening

Line in the sand and a revamp for Colne Valley High School

Plans unveiled for new school uniform and logo as part of major rebrand

Key Halifax town centre site listed for sale as part of wider £100m regeneration for town

Northgate House and Central Library site listed for sale as cleared site

LOOK: Armed police swoop on Dewsbury street as suspects crash BMW trying to escape

An eyewitness described the “absolute mayhem”

Thug Simon Brooke jailed for attack on wheelchair man in Dewsbury

Jailed - thug Simon Brooke who attacked a disabled teenager
Teenage victim left on road with wheelchair on top of him

LOOK: Can you beat the clock? Adventure game The Live Escape to open in Huddersfield

Can you beat the clock in Live Escape?
Prison-themed escape game opens Monday March 9

Kirklees Citizens' Advice Bureau helped almost 2,000 people with £10 million in personal debt last year

Citizens Advice Bureau, Standard House, Half Moon Street, Huddersfield.
CAB set to unveil 'slimmed down' service due to council cuts

Climbing wall goes in at £36m Huddersfield Leisure Centre

Climbing wall now installed at Huddersfield Leisure Centre
As Kirklees Council work towards 'early summer' opening

My Manifesto 2015 - What do you want for Huddersfield?

The Huddersfield Examiner is today launching a survey to find out what our readers' priorities are for the area

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Treat your mum this Mother's Day

Mother's Day dining: 10 places to treat mum this year

The construction of the M62

The calm before the storm: amazing pictures of the M62 under construction 45 years ago

Dream Homes: Buckfield House, Almondbury

Indulge your sweet tooth this Easter

10 sweet treats to look forward to this Easter

Don't halt scrutiny of Kirklees Council policy on vital child sexual exploitation work

Scrutiny members speak out after confusion over who does what at Kirklees Council

Packhorse Centre £2m revamp under way with plans for Packhorse Kitchen food court and balcony

Work is nearing completion on new-look units at the Kirkgate and Cross Church Street corner of Huddersfield's Packhorse Centre

University of Huddersfield's pioneering research into cancer care

Richard Paxman, right, managing director of Paxman Coolers, and Omar Hussain, a researcher at Huddersfield University with the Paxman scalp cooling equipment
Studies back work by Huddersfield firm

Climbing wall goes in at £36m Huddersfield Leisure Centre

Climbing wall now installed at Huddersfield Leisure Centre
As Kirklees Council work towards 'early summer' opening
Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell will be hopeful his side can respond against Rotherham United this weekend

Examiner Match Preview: It's crucial to extend Rotherham United's miserable run at Huddersfield Town

Town need to put more distance between themselves and the Millers

It's all to play for says Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell ahead of Rotherham United derby

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell is hoping his side's season does not peter out
The manager says building momentum between now and the end of the season is crucial

Revealed: How Huddersfield Town fans rated the players in the 4-1 defeat at Brentford

Take a look at your assessment of each player plus your comments and reaction as Town suffered a second consecutive three-goal defeat

I won't shy away from using younger players says Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell

Chris Powell is not afraid of playing the young guns at Huddersfield Town
The boss wants members of the development squad to make a case for first-team inclusion

Huddersfield Giants Opposition Guide: Widnes Vikings

New faces maks the Vikings an even stronger force

Huddersfield Giants prop Anthony Mullally desperate to beat hometown club Widnes

Prop knows Super League wins are just around the corner

Huddersfield Giants captain Danny Brough knows how important win over Widnes has become

Continuing to build on the Leeds' performance is the key to success

Long-distance fan John Emley ready to visit Huddersfield football club which shares his name

The Ayrshire-based football fan has become a keen follower of the Northern Counties East League club

Examiner Match Preview: It's crucial to extend Rotherham United's miserable run at Huddersfield Town

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell will be hopeful his side can respond against Rotherham United this weekend
Town need to put more distance between themselves and the Millers

It's all to play for says Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell ahead of Rotherham United derby

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell is hoping his side's season does not peter out
The manager says building momentum between now and the end of the season is crucial

Stephen Jackson: Shoofly Pie

This is a classic of Deep South American cooking, the famous Shoofly Pie.

LOOK: Can you beat the clock? Adventure game The Live Escape to open in Huddersfield

Can you beat the clock in Live Escape?
Prison-themed escape game opens Monday March 9

Thespians are Wilde about being earnest

One of Wilde's best-loved plays, The Importance of Being Earnest, is the Thespians' choice.

Riasca UK Ltd bought by two former employees

Stewart Marshall and Paul Buckley have acquired Riasca UK Ltd, the company where they were previously employees

We are International recruits more export ambassadors

Exporters in Bradford and Halifax have been recruited to help Kirklees firms break into overaess markets

Faith PR director Carl Hopkins nominated for Man of the Year in the International Women’s Day Awards 2015

Stefanie Hopkins, of Faith PR, with newly-appointed commercial director Carl Hopkins
Entrepreneur Carl Hopkins has been nominated for an award recognising his contribution to the success of Brighouse-based Faith PR

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Packhorse Centre £2m revamp under way with plans for Packhorse Kitchen food court and balcony

Climbing wall now installed at Huddersfield Leisure Centre

Climbing wall goes in at £36m Huddersfield Leisure Centre

Can you beat the clock in Live Escape?

LOOK: Can you beat the clock? Adventure game The Live Escape to open in Huddersfield

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