Nativity 2014: All the pictures of Huddersfield Christmas plays - is your youngster pictured?

Huddersfield Nativity plays 2014
We've received more than 100 pictures from schools and nurseries across Huddersfield - take a look at the cutest gallery you'll see this year!

Anger as dead horses are dumped on moorland road above Huddersfield

A640 Nont Sarah’s Road
The horses were abandoned at the roadside near the Saddleworth border with Kirklees on the main A640 Nont Sarah’s Road which links Denshaw to Outlane

Huddersfield Examiner reader picture competition: Vote for your winner!

Have a look through the gallery of pictures then vote for the one you like best

Deliveries suspended again on Meltham street after dog which savaged postman found loose in road

Copley Avenue in Meltham and, inset, Jason Lee's injuries
Copley Avenue residents will have to pick up Christmas post and parcels from post office

£8m cut to Kirklees Council spending as government grant is revealed

Spend equates to a 2.5% or £48.31 cut for every household in Kirklees

Big Christmas windfall expected for Forget Me Not Children's Hospice as X Factor winner Ben Haenow on course for Christmas number one

One hundred per cent of his record label, Syco's, profits will be donated Together for Short Lives, which is partnered with the hospice

Returning Christmas presents: everything you need to know

Know your rights when returning gifts
Know your rights when it comes to returning unwanted gifts

Restaurant review: Trattoria Domenico

Eating out in Christmas party season – when you’re not having a Christmas party – is a bit of a gamble

Huddersfield schools to get share of £16m to help poorer pupils

Huddersfield schools will get a share of a £16m cash boost announced by the Government

Jefferson Sheard Architects officially hand over refurbished Acre Mill at Lindley to health chiefs

A major milestone has been reached in the transformation of Lindley’s Acre Mill

Live Breaking News

  • An elderly man has been taken to hospital suffering from serious injuries after being knocked down by a blue Ford Transit van in the New Mill area this morning.

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  • NEWS: Bosses at the region’s NHS 111 urgent care service are urging people to put repeat prescriptions on their Christmas checklists alongside the turkey, tree and TV guide.

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  • TRAVEL: Accident cleared on M1 Southbound between J39 A636 (Wakefield / Durkar) and J38 A637 (Darton / Huddersfield).

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  • NEWS: It's our most read story and I've spoken this morning to the team who run Meltham Post Office & they're working hard to get all post not delivered due to this incident left with them.

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  • CHRISTMAS JOKE: What does the Queen call her Christmas Broadcast?

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  • NATIONAL: Hospitals are admitting the highest number of emergency patients since records began, according to NHS England.

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  • EVENTS: Here's some community events taking place in and around Huddersfield this weekend:

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  • BREAKING: The Government is facing a fresh wave of strikes by health workers in the new year amid the bitter dispute over pay.

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  • TRAVEL: The A628 Woodhead Road eastbound is closed, very slow traffic due to vehicle fire between Old Road and B6105 (Glossop Turn Off).

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What's your favourite part of Christmas dinner?

Festive feast! The 10 best things about Christmas dinner, as voted by you

Tish at Christmas

WATCH: Tish the season to be jolly! Vine star's Christmas message for Huddersfield Examiner readers

All Our Yesterdays: A nostalgic look back at 1988 - Are you pictured?

Take a look around this week's featured Property of the Week - Keith Dixon's house in Longley

Take That and Luis Suarez were the butt of jokes this year

Take That and Luis Suarez the butt of this year's top 10 Christmas crackers

Know your rights when returning gifts

Returning Christmas presents: everything you need to know

Know your rights when it comes to returning unwanted gifts

Anger as dead horses are dumped on moorland road above Huddersfield

A640 Nont Sarah’s Road
The horses were abandoned at the roadside near the Saddleworth border with Kirklees on the main A640 Nont Sarah’s Road which links Denshaw to Outlane

Nativity 2014: All the pictures of Huddersfield Christmas plays - is your youngster pictured?

Huddersfield Nativity plays 2014
We've received more than 100 pictures from schools and nurseries across Huddersfield - take a look at the cutest gallery you'll see this year!

Ready to make a splash? New slide goes in at Huddersfield's leisure centre

The Splash Park water facility is currently being constructed - take a look inside

Who did Huddersfield Town fans pick in their starting XI for visit of Birmingham City this weekend?

Nearly 50% of Terriers supporters are hoping Powell will line his side up in a 4-4-2 formation and take the game to Gary Rowett's side

Huddersfield Town badly need to bounce back at expense of Birmingham City

Why Huddersfield Town must get back to winning ways against Birmingham City
The manager will demand a big reaction to the defeat at Norwich City

Realism can help Huddersfield Town recover from Norwich City defeat and other key talking points from Chris Powell's pre-match press conference ahead of Birmingham City visit

What were the main talking points from Chris Powell's pre-match press conference?
The Terriers boss believes his side's recent contrasting results are indicative of what the Championship can throw up

Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell outlines defensive options ahead of Birmingham City visit

Huddersfield Town will be without Murray Wallace against Birmingham City this weekend
The boss is missing Murray Wallace and is also likely to be without Joel Lynch

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson hails the work of his medical staff

The physio team will keep the Giants in better shape for the new Super League season

Huddersfield Giants determined to avoid a repeat of last season's failed Super League play-off campaign

Giants star Chris Bailey knows the hurt of last year can act as a major source of motivation in 2015

Huddersfield Giants star Michael Lawrence can't wait to play with no pain

Competition form places is going to be so fierce for the next Super League season

Dale Tempest column: Punters are putting their money on Manchester United

So can Manchester United win the title?

Who did Huddersfield Town fans pick in their starting XI for visit of Birmingham City this weekend?

Nearly 50% of Terriers supporters are hoping Powell will line his side up in a 4-4-2 formation and take the game to Gary Rowett's side

Huddersfield Town badly need to bounce back at expense of Birmingham City

Why Huddersfield Town must get back to winning ways against Birmingham City
The manager will demand a big reaction to the defeat at Norwich City
What's your favourite part of Christmas dinner?

Festive feast! The 10 best things about Christmas dinner, as voted for by you

We reveal the top 10 things Huddersfield folk love about Christmas lunch

Restaurant review: Trattoria Domenico

Eating out in Christmas party season – when you’re not having a Christmas party – is a bit of a gamble

Stephen Jackson: Christmas Pudding Bombe

This recipe takes our standard Xmas pud and turns it into a frozen delight, a bombe

600 UK Ltd hosts EEF growth forum launch

Manufacturers in Kirklees are set to benefit from the EEF's new Yorkshire & Humber Growth Forum

Wellhouse Leisure takes Ford Terrier to Turkey

David Elliott and Layne Stuart travelled 4,500 miles to show off the Ford Terrier campervan to workers at a Ford plant in Turkey

Clough & Company partner in tax warning

Nigel Westman, partner at Clough & Company in Cleckheaton
Nigel Westman, of Clough and Company, says figures show tax evasion to be a bigger problem than tax avoidance

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Huddersfield Nativity plays 2014

Nativity 2014: All the pictures of Huddersfield Christmas plays - is your youngster pictured?

Ready to make a splash? New slide goes in at Huddersfield's leisure centre

Restaurant review: Trattoria Domenico

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