Bid to raise money for Trust fund for young children of tree surgeon Martin Hanks killed in a tragic accident at work

Proceeds from 200-mile bike ride will also go to Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Soggy Bank Holiday... but what's the weather going to do next in Huddersfield?

Examiner weatherman Paul Stevens has the latest forecast

Headshave for 12 friends of Jill Moorhouse raises more than £5,000 for Kirkwood Hospice

Head shave for Jill Moorhouse
Jill, 49, from Huddersfield was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2012 and given 18 months to three years to live

Soggy souls brave bad weather at Greenhead Park fun fair

Fun fair at Greenhead Park
Families enjoy bumper cars, teacups and other rides despite persistent drizzle

Sex offender and disgraced teacher Stephen Grant dies in Thailand — where he had been working at a school

Colleague tells how sex offender tricked his way into school post

Woman suffers broken cheekbone during Huddersfield town centre attack

31-year-old woman hit in Northumberland Street takeaway Centro's

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary staff confused after briefing from Locala

Fears for the future amid changes to services

Examiner calendar 2016: submit your pictures!

Huddersfield Examiner calendar 2015
We want your pictures to feature in the Examiner's 2016 calendar

Shepley charity Growing Works blossoms after Kirklees funding boost

Growing Works: Pictured is James Taylor, 9, from Huddersfield, Lucas Town,8, from Huddersfield, Millie Ebanks, 10, from Dewsbury, Mia Ebanks, 8, from Dewsbury, Marcus Ebanks, 3, from Dewsbury
Health bodies and council aim to support community projects

Hundreds enjoy Sikh Mela in Huddersfield

2015 Sikh Mela in Huddersfield
Sports, games and traditions all on show

Austin Armacost branded a 'traitor' by Janice Dickinson after saying he enjoys UK more than US

Janice called Austin a traitor for preferring the UK
Austin, who lives in Huddersfield, said he felt more British than American in spat with Celebrity Big Brother housemate Janice

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Our tongue in cheek beef with Last Leg star Alex Brooker was mentioned on tonight's show

The Last Leg has the last laugh as Alex Brooker declares love for Huddersfield... again!

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Ska poppers Wobbly Bob to headline Sparkle Stage at Manchester Pride

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Andrew Marchington has been telling people they're not likely to be victims of crime

Councillors reassure Golcar residents that village is a "lovely place to live" despite latest stabbing incident

Andrew Marchington and Hilary Richards speak out after murder and stabbing in just seven days

Soggy Bank Holiday... but what's the weather going to do next in Huddersfield?

Examiner weatherman Paul Stevens has the latest forecast

Bid to raise money for Trust fund for young children of tree surgeon Martin Hanks killed in a tragic accident at work

Proceeds from 200-mile bike ride will also go to Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Headshave for 12 friends of Jill Moorhouse raises more than £5,000 for Kirkwood Hospice

Head shave for Jill Moorhouse
Jill, 49, from Huddersfield was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2012 and given 18 months to three years to live
Goalkeeper Alex Smithies who recently joined QPR from Huddersfield Town.

7 goalkeepers Huddersfield Town could sign this Transfer Deadline Day

With Alex Smithies moving to Queens Park Rangers earlier this month, are Town in the market for another keeper?

5 defenders Huddersfield Town could sign this Transfer Deadline Day

Huddersfield Town skipper Mark Hudson was a deadline day signing last August.
Could the Terriers look to stop conceding last minute goals by shoring up the backline?

Mustapha Carayol gives up Gambia chance to focus on Huddersfield Town

What did you think of Mustapha Carayol's cameo appearance today?
The on-loan winger wants to settle in as soon as possible

Huddersfield Town linked with Nottingham Forest forward Jamie Paterson

Brighton and Hove Albion's Bruno Saltor (left) battles for the ball with Nottingham Forest's Jamie Paterson during the Sky Bet Championship match at the AMEX Stadium, Brighton.
The 23-year-old cabin operate as a winger or striker

Huddersfield Giants not getting carried away as Old Trafford dream stays alive

The focus is all about beating Castleford and not the possibility of reaching a first Super League Grand Final

Huddersfield Giants need to clean up their Super 8s act

Improving discipline is vital to guarantee future success says boss Paul Anderson

Huddersfield Giants star Luke Robinson: Craig Kops a bit of stick

The latest gossip from inside the John Smith's Stadium camp
Goalkeeper Alex Smithies who recently joined QPR from Huddersfield Town.

7 goalkeepers Huddersfield Town could sign this Transfer Deadline Day

With Alex Smithies moving to Queens Park Rangers earlier this month, are Town in the market for another keeper?

5 defenders Huddersfield Town could sign this Transfer Deadline Day

Huddersfield Town skipper Mark Hudson was a deadline day signing last August.
Could the Terriers look to stop conceding last minute goals by shoring up the backline?

Mustapha Carayol gives up Gambia chance to focus on Huddersfield Town

What did you think of Mustapha Carayol's cameo appearance today?
The on-loan winger wants to settle in as soon as possible
Fun fair at Greenhead Park

Soggy souls brave bad weather at Greenhead Park fun fair

Families enjoy bumper cars, teacups and other rides despite persistent drizzle

August Bank Holiday weekend: What's on in West Yorkshire on Monday

What's on Bank Holiday Monday
Make the most of the extra day off work this these fun events in Huddersfield and beyond

Austin Armacost branded a 'traitor' by Janice Dickinson after saying he enjoys UK more than US

Janice called Austin a traitor for preferring the UK
Austin, who lives in Huddersfield, said he felt more British than American in spat with Celebrity Big Brother housemate Janice
Pies and pints will contribute to Town's balance sheet

Huddersfield Town get percentage of food and drink sales at John Smith's Stadium

Now with French hospitality giant Sodexo Prestige having taken over the catering contract, Town chairman Dean Hoyle has negotiated a share of the pie

Businesses must make sure they backup their data, says Michael Branford, of Crest IT

Following on from last month’s look at IT security, this month’s focus in on data backups

Which local nominee should be crowned a 2015 Digital Hero? You decide

Meet the two locals who are making a real difference in their community and find out how you can support them

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Andrew Marchington has been telling people they're not likely to be victims of crime

Councillors reassure Golcar residents that village is a "lovely place to live" despite latest stabbing incident

Head shave for Jill Moorhouse

Headshave for 12 friends of Jill Moorhouse raises more than £5,000 for Kirkwood Hospice

Fun fair at Greenhead Park

Soggy souls brave bad weather at Greenhead Park fun fair

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