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Kirklees hospitals confound damning report on lack of support for those with sight loss in the county

Kirklees Visually Impaired Network, Upperhead Row, Huddersfield - Chairman David Quarmby with guide dog Mick, Vice-Chairman Martin Eatherley and IT Consultant Martin Webster with members John Riordan, Peter Martin, Colin Atkinson, Ken Chapman, Karen Baxter and Kevin Beckett.

Calderdale and Huddersfield Trust has been praised for its services, following a report by the RNIB

And they're off! Cyclists in the saddle for fifth Pedal4Pounds bike ride

Pedal4Pounds 2014: Around 300 riders prepare to set off from Arsenal's Emirates Stadium
Huddersfield Town Football Club's charity challenge sets off from Emirates Stadium, London,  to follow Chapman Trail back to John Smith's Stadium

Huddersfield Town ace Adam Clayton could dye beard blue and white for top charity

Soccer hero aims to raise £3,000 for Town Foundation charity

Former Huddersfield Town man Scott Arfield a central figure in Burnley's success story

Without a club at the start of the close-season, the midfielder is now looking forward to playing in the Premier League

Hammer wielding robber threatened female assistant at bookmakers in Almondbury

Police in Huddersfield town centre
Police called to Northgate last night to armed robbery at Jack Pearsons Bookmakers

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Kirklees Visually Impaired Network, Upperhead Row, Huddersfield - Chairman David Quarmby with guide dog Mick, Vice-Chairman Martin Eatherley and IT Consultant Martin Webster with members John Riordan, Peter Martin, Colin Atkinson, Ken Chapman, Karen Baxter and Kevin Beckett.

Kirklees hospitals confound damning report on lack of support for those with sight loss in the county

Calderdale and Huddersfield Trust has been praised for its services, following a report by the RNIB

Huddersfield Town ace Adam Clayton could dye beard blue and white for top charity

Soccer hero aims to raise £3,000 for Town Foundation charity

Huddersfield University expert tackles problems of young unemployed

New study by Huddersfield expert to help young people

Veteran Huddersfield driving instructor Bob Butterworth wins national John William Peek Memorial Trophy

Award winning driving instructor, Bob Butterworth of Marsh with his trophy from the Motor Schools Association.
Prize for Bob Butterworth who helped Paralympic hero Hannah Cockroft pass test first time
Derby County (3) v Huddersfield Town (1) Joel Lynch sent off by referee Darren Deadman

I want us to play with more freedom against Leicester City says Huddersfield Town boss Mark Robins

Joel Lynch available after two-match suspension

Huddersfield Town ace Adam Clayton could dye beard blue and white for top charity

Soccer hero aims to raise £3,000 for Town Foundation charity

And they're off! Cyclists in the saddle for fifth Pedal4Pounds bike ride

Pedal4Pounds 2014: Around 300 riders prepare to set off from Arsenal's Emirates Stadium
Huddersfield Town Football Club's charity challenge sets off from Emirates Stadium, London,  to follow Chapman Trail back to John Smith's Stadium

Former Huddersfield Town man Scott Arfield a central figure in Burnley's success story

Without a club at the start of the close-season, the midfielder is now looking forward to playing in the Premier League

Huddersfield Giants hooker Shaun Lunt getting back to his best

Shaun Lunt looks ready to put an injury-hit start to his Giants season behind hime

Huddersfield Giants to benefit from weekend break

Huddersfield Giants' Head Coach Paul Anderson
Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson believes his side's enforced break could have come at the right time.\n

Huddersfield Giants 36 Wakefield Trinity Wildcats 16: Examiner match report

Celebration after Jason Chan's try.
Plenty to spare in first home win of season

Holliday Cup final hailed as one of the best ever

Huddersfield ARLA officials have hailed this season's Holliday Cup final as one of the best ever

I want us to play with more freedom against Leicester City says Huddersfield Town boss Mark Robins

Derby County (3) v Huddersfield Town (1) Joel Lynch sent off by referee Darren Deadman
Joel Lynch available after two-match suspension

Huddersfield Town ace Adam Clayton could dye beard blue and white for top charity

Soccer hero aims to raise £3,000 for Town Foundation charity
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Talented teen singer Kayla Agostini aims for the stars after being picked for semi final of national contest

Teenstar role for Kayla Agostini
Kayla, 13, will next compete at Huddersfield Town Hall next month to be in with a chance of winning £5000 and a festival slot

Ancient Japanese art of taiko drumming comes to Huddersfield

Taiko drumming is an ancient Japanese artform, performed here by a member of Mugenkyo
The art of taiko drumming will fill the Lawrence Batley Theatre with its thunderous rhythms
Dean and Janet Hoyle

Card Factory formerly owned by Huddersfield Town chairman Dean Hoyle set to float on the stock exchange

The greetings card retailer founded by Huddersfield Town chairman Dean Hoyle is to list on the stock exchange

Halifax Fan Company notches up 50 years of success

A large centrifugal fan supplied by Brighouse-based Halifax Fan to a steel works in Redcar
Investment in tooling, training and a factory in China has helped Brighouse firm Halifax Fan Company become a global leader in its industry

Karen Wynard, of Eastwood Financial Service Ltd,on the facts behind the changes in ISAs

Karen Wynard
Karen Wynard, of Eastwood Financial Service Ltd, explalnis what to look out for as ISAs become NISAs

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Holliday Cup final hailed as one of the best ever

Huddersfield Town ace Adam Clayton could dye beard blue and white for top charity

Pedal4Pounds 2014: Around 300 riders prepare to set off from Arsenal's Emirates Stadium

And they're off! Cyclists in the saddle for fifth Pedal4Pounds bike ride

David Moyes sacked: No thanks for players as Moyes breaks silence

Fired boss releases statement day after being fired from Manchester United job

Dying teenage cancer patient Stephen Sutton completes bucket list after raising £1million for charity

Stephen Sutton
Generous well-wishers completed his aim of raising the seven-figure sum for the Teenage Cancer Trust after 19-year-old posted emotional final message from his hospital bed

David Moyes sacked by Manchester United: Fans angry at 'PR shambles'

Scot's nine-month reign as Alex Ferguson's successor confirmed following season of woe

Pistorius trial to take a further break until early May

Oscar Pistorius arrives at the high court in Pretoria
Judge Thokozile Masipa approves request from chief prosecutor, which was supported by the defence

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