How we use Cookies

Live: Huddersfield breaking news, travel and traffic news, latest sport, plus weather on Aug 27

Castle Hill Live Blog live

Follow our live updates through the day to get the latest breaking news as it happens, sport, travel and traffic updates, plus weather in your area

Hunt for Cleckheaton knifeman after double attack

Police hunt man after two attacks

Rawcliffes schoolwear shop in Huddersfield to close

Administrators at Grant Thornton are set to close the Rawcliffes store in Byram Street before the end of September

Unite members at Yorkshire Ambulance Service set for two more strikes

Strike action
Smaller union announces action a week after large Unison strike shelved

Huddersfield Town fan Will Calcutt's birthday present is the envy of the neighbourhood in Deighton

Huddersfield Town mural on garage wall

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary League of Friends celebrate 60 years of service

Group supports patients and families along with fundraising for equipment

Live Breaking News

  • NATIONAL: Pressure is growing on South Yorkshire's Police Commissioner to resign in the wake of the Rotherham abuse scandal, after it emerged he was once a councillor with responsibility for children's services there.

    More »
  • It's back to the classroom for many next week so no doubt lots of school uniforms and shoes are being purchased. I wonder how many of you remember going to Rawcliffes schoolwear. See the sad story that Rawcliffes is closing.

    More »
  • Check out this fantastic mural for dedicated town fan. See story here.

    More »
  • Just heard about a fire in Wyke last night. One adult and four children managed to escape the fire which broke out in a first floor bedroom at 6.30am. The fire happened on Griff Road. No one was injured. The house was badly smoke damaged and bedroom gutted.

    More »
  • Good morning Huddersfield. Just checking the latest from services. Nothing significant to report.

    More »
School dinners.

Kirklees Councillors hike school dinner cost

School dinners to rise by 5p in January - with further increases in coming years

Canadian family take on epic voyage to Castle Hill to discover renowned, long lost relative

Charles Clough was a respected geologist who was brought up in Huddersfield and worked across northern Britain

Examiner reader Julia Hinchliffe unearths information about WW1 Huddersfield soldier James Schofield Wilson

Tragedy in Flanders two years after he married May Moxon from Lascelles Hall

Rawcliffes schoolwear shop in Huddersfield to close

Administrators at Grant Thornton are set to close the Rawcliffes store in Byram Street before the end of September
Huddersfield Town winger Adam Hammill watches on as Henri Lansbury celebrates Nottingham Forest's second goal in a 2-0 win updated

Match Report: Huddersfield Town 0-2 Nottingham Forest

An own-goal from James Vaughan and a Henri Lansbury strike sealed the visitors' passage to the Capital One Cup third round at the Terriers' expense

Huddersfield Town fan Will Calcutt's birthday present is the envy of the neighbourhood in Deighton

Huddersfield Town mural on garage wall

Huddersfield Town 0-2 Nottingham Forest - five things we learned

Huddersfield Town striker James Vaughan heads into his own net during the 2-0 Capital One Cup second-round defeat to Nottingham Forest
Check out the five things we learned from the Terriers' Capital One Cup second-round exit to the early Championship table-toppers

Player Ratings: Huddersfield Town 0-2 Nottingham Forest

Huddersfield Town players look on in anguish as James Vaughan heads through his own net in the 2-0 Capital One Cup defeat to Nottingham Forest
Marks for Huddersfield Town players after two late goals see the Terriers dumped out of the Capital One Cup by the Championship leaders
Liam Johnson

Top Huddersfield Giants Academy prospect Liam Johnson tipped for a bright Super League future

Experienced Andy Kelly knows Liam Johnson can build on a strong start to his Giants career

Leroy Cudjoe confirmed in Huddersfield Giants squad to face Warrington Wolves

Huddersfield Giants (52) v Bradford Bulls (26) - Leroy Cudjoe.
The Giants will travel to Warrington on Thursday with a virtually full-strength squad

Huddersfield Giants centre Leroy Cudjoe hoping to get nod for Warrington clash

Huddersfield Giants (52) v Bradford Bulls (26) - Leroy Cudjoe.
Giants star Leroy Cudjoe knows he can's take a return to action for granted
Huddersfield Town winger Adam Hammill watches on as Henri Lansbury celebrates Nottingham Forest's second goal in a 2-0 win updated

Match Report: Huddersfield Town 0-2 Nottingham Forest

An own-goal from James Vaughan and a Henri Lansbury strike sealed the visitors' passage to the Capital One Cup third round at the Terriers' expense

Huddersfield Town 0-2 Nottingham Forest - five things we learned

Huddersfield Town striker James Vaughan heads into his own net during the 2-0 Capital One Cup second-round defeat to Nottingham Forest
Check out the five things we learned from the Terriers' Capital One Cup second-round exit to the early Championship table-toppers

Player Ratings: Huddersfield Town 0-2 Nottingham Forest

Huddersfield Town players look on in anguish as James Vaughan heads through his own net in the 2-0 Capital One Cup defeat to Nottingham Forest
Marks for Huddersfield Town players after two late goals see the Terriers dumped out of the Capital One Cup by the Championship leaders
'The audience were searching for quality music - and they found it.' - The Examiner's Neil Atkinson

The Eagles flew into the McAlpine Stadium, Huddersfield in July 1996 - were you there?

Relive the Hell Freezes Over Tour with our picture gallery

Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition celebrates 50 years - send us your wildlife snaps!

Snake-eyes by Marc Montes
Check out these striking images from the national competition - can you do better?

New music festival to take over Beaumont Park on August 30

RIGFEST will celebrate the talents of young local musicians and artists

Hoyer Petrolog takes on 253 extra trucks

Hoyer Petrolog has strengthened its position in the market for petroleum distribution by acquiring extra vehicles

Knight Frank sees resurgent industrial property market

There was strong take-up of industrial property across West Yorkshire during the first half of 2014, a survey has revealed

Ferno UK to open customer experience centre in Cleckheaton

Ferno (UK) Ltd managing director Jon Ellis (left) explains some of the patient handling equipment made by the firm to Kirklees Mayor Clr Martyn Bolt
A company manufacturing patient transportation equipment is set to unveil a new customer experience centre

Videos & Photos

Huddersfield Town winger Adam Hammill watches on as Henri Lansbury celebrates Nottingham Forest's second goal in a 2-0 win updated

Match Report: Huddersfield Town 0-2 Nottingham Forest

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary League of Friends celebrate 60 years of service

'The audience were searching for quality music - and they found it.' - The Examiner's Neil Atkinson

The Eagles flew into the McAlpine Stadium, Huddersfield in July 1996 - were you there?

Roger Stone, leader of Rotherham Council who has stepped down with "immediate effect" after accepting responsibility on behalf of the council for failings detailed in a report which found around 1,400 children were sexually exploited in the town over a 16-year period

Morning news headlines: Shock as report into Rotherham sex abuse in revealed, downsized Nato 'can't fight Russia'

The latest news from around the globe

Independence referendum debate LIVE: Alex Salmond v Alistair Darling round two

Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond and Better Together leader Alistair Darling go head-to-head in a live TV debate on independence tonight.

Paul Gascoigne in hospital as he faces prospect of being made homeless after another alcohol binge

Paul Gascoigne pictured in Boscombe, Bournemouth last year
Paramedics and cops were called after the football legend was seen slumped outside his flat clutching a bottle of vodka

Journalists

Doug Thomson
Huddersfield Town correspondent
Chris Roberts
Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Val Javin
Features Editor
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent