Huddersfield's own ice rink? What would you like to see in place of the axed Tesco store

Huddersfield Sports Centre, the proposed site for the axed Tesco store.
Vote for what you'd like to see the former sports centre site used for

Police investigation continues into alleged rape of 23-year-old man in Heckmondwike

The man was attacked in an alleyway off Albion Street

TV crews descend on Golcar to film major new ITV drama series Jericho

Colne Valley Museum is setting for scenes

Tesco buys itself out of deal for Huddersfield town centre land

Huddersfield Sports Centre, Southgate, Huddersfield.
Kirklees Council is getting lump sum and land back in Tesco deal

Full extent of Kirklees Council's grass-maintenance cuts revealed

Thirty jobs and 15 machines went last year and now a further £1.3m has been axed from the budget 

Examiner Community Awards 2015 - check out the nominees for the Community Event

Today we take a look at the three great organisations shortlisted in the Community Event category

Home-Start helping families in need

Could you support a Kirklees family in need?

High demand for Leisure Centre's Splash Park prompts advanced booking advice

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Bosses are advising people not to just turn up after disappointed families found the the fun pool full at Huddersfield's new £36m facility

Emley Fundraisers call it a day after drumming up £50,000

They will be missed say supporters

Dream Homes: Far Mount Farm, Intake Lane, Cumberworth

35 acres, stables, panoramic views and historic features are on offer

Footgolf is the latest sports craze to sweep Huddersfield - as Bradley Park is finding out

Hundreds take up football challenge on golf course

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

Driving licence paper counterpart to be scrapped in June — here's everything Huddersfield drivers need to know

Cycling legend Brian Robinson lands £15k damages after being knocked off bike

Brian was left with a fractured collarbone and ribs, a punctured lung and a deep cut to his arm

Huddersfield's own ice rink? What would you like to see in place of the axed Tesco store

Huddersfield Sports Centre, the proposed site for the axed Tesco store.
Vote for what you'd like to see the former sports centre site used for

Home-Start helping families in need

Could you support a Kirklees family in need?

Emley Fundraisers call it a day after drumming up £50,000

They will be missed say supporters

What happened next for the Huddersfield Town players who left the John Smith's Stadium last season?

Eight players departed Town for new clubs last summer, with Lee Peltier, Danny Ward and others following in January. Here's how they've got on, with varying degrees of success

Huddersfield Town not fancied to make an impact in 2015/16 Championship season, say bookies

The Terriers are joint-fourth favourites for the drop alongside Leeds United and the three promoted clubs

Former Huddersfield Town and Wales striker Iwan Roberts puts boot into Middlesbrough after Championship play-off final defeat to Norwich

Late arrival gave City a big advantage

Huddersfield Town transfers: Swindon Town right-back Nathan Byrne linked but move considered unlikely

Huddersfield Town are unlikely to move for Swindon Town defender Nathan Byrne
Chris Powell is reportedly interested in the Robins defender, who has flourished in League One with Mark Cooper's side

Catalans Dragons 'have no fear' as they face Huddersfield Giants at the Magic Weekend

Victory over Wigan has French coach in confident mood

Huddersfield Giants skipper Danny Brough says top eight slot is the priority ahead of Magic Weekend

Giants get their first look at Newcastle ahead of Super League showpiece

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

What happened next for the Huddersfield Town players who left the John Smith's Stadium last season?

Eight players departed Town for new clubs last summer, with Lee Peltier, Danny Ward and others following in January. Here's how they've got on, with varying degrees of success

New Zealand signing Kyle Hitchman hits century for Clayton West to put them through in Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League Oddfellows Cup

Holders Kirkheaton progress

Look who Cameron Jerome from Huddersfield was pictured with after winning promotion for Norwich City at Wembley

Cameron Jerome met Thierry Henry after guiding Norwich City to promotion
Special moment to go up, says 28-year-old
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Honley Show 2015: How to get there

Heading to the Farnley Tyas showground on June 13? Here's all you need to know

TV crews descend on Golcar to film major new ITV drama series Jericho

Colne Valley Museum is setting for scenes

Game of Thrones season five: 10 things we learned from episode seven — The Gift

Dean-Charles Chapman; Lena Headey as Tommen Baratheon; Cersei Lannister
WARNING: This article contains spoilers for the seventh episode of Game of Thrones season five
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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What happened next for the Huddersfield Town players who left the John Smith's Stadium last season?

Huddersfield Sports Centre, the proposed site for the axed Tesco store.

Huddersfield's own ice rink? What would you like to see in place of the axed Tesco store

New Zealand signing Kyle Hitchman hits century for Clayton West to put them through in Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League Oddfellows Cup

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