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Has time finally been called on Colne Valley real ale trail troubles?

Police report "All Quiet on Western Front"

I could have been dead within days: Man spots poster in doctor's surgery and asks for test - two days later he had 12-hour heart op

William Daibell whose screening test saved his life.
It was pure chance that William Daibell man spotted a poster for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm screening in his local surgery, as he waited for a routine appointment

Labour Party lose control of Calderdale after shock vote of no confidence

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The Conservatives have now taken control of the council as a minority group, with one Independent securing a Cabinet position with them

Kirklees Council Greenhead councillor Judith Hughes takes £19,000 leadership role on Fire Authority

She replaces her ward colleague Clr Mehboob Khan on regional board

Slaithwaite businesses club together to raise cash to help disabled adults centre hit by Allfloors Huddersfield Ltd collapse

Waves Daycare Centre Managing Director Sally-Anne Green and centre user John Roberts accept donation from Nick Lawton of JC Bower Skip Hire and Nicola Ratcliffe of Pennine Farm Services to make good money lost by collapse of AllFloors of Slaithwaite.
Waves Daycare Centre lost £825 to defunct Allfloors Huddersfield Ltd run by Gary Connor

Exile Paul Castlehouse plans Yorkshire Day fun in New Zealand

Couple set to wow community 12,000 miles form home with Yorkshire Day party

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  • CRIME: An arrest has been made following a mugging in Dewsbury.

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  • TRAVEL: All is clear on the roads and there have been no reported public transport delays. A reminder has been put out that from August 4 to 29 the Hoyle House Fold area in Linthwaite will be affected by repair work diversions. Services 181, 183, 186 will operate direct via Manchester Road to and from Cowlersley and Linthwaite Coxs Dye Works.

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  • WEATHER: The forecast is looking a bit brighter for the weekend, although heavy rain is expected for saturday. This should clear up by Sunday, when the temperature is expected to reach 18c.

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  • NEWS: Theremins will bring music to the valley surrounding the Yorkshire Sculpture Park this weekend, thanks to the installation of new interactive sound sculptures.

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  • NEWS: Later today is my favourite of all council meetings - it's the Huddersfield planning committee.

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  • NEWS: Huddersfield police officers scale Britain and Yorkshire's highest peaks in just 36 hours for Kirkwood Hospice and Hollybank Trust.

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  • NATIONAL: More than 200 inmates escaped or absconded from prisons in England and Wales in 2013-14, government figures have revealed.

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  • TRAVEL: The A62 Castlegate is busy but moving around A641 Oxford Street junction.

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  • EVENTS: As the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War approaches Huddersfield is preparing to mark the occasion.

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Has time finally been called on Colne Valley real ale trail troubles?

Police report "All Quiet on Western Front"

Ukelele musicians ready for Huddersfield festival - watch out for the flash mob

The Friends of Beaumont Park Ukulele Club celebrate their first anniversary with a rehearsal at the visitors centre at the park. Founder member, Mary Kenworthy (front) with the group[ and their trophy won at the recent Mrs Sunderland festival.
A flash mob of musicians will entertain travellers next week.

Championship transfer gossip: Middlesbrough seal move for Real Mallorca winger as Brighton target Adam Clayton and go head-to-head with Bolton for Cardiff striker

PLUS: Leeds at loggerheads over Cooper deal as Lees heads for Wednesday and Briggs set for Blackpool after failing to agree terms with Millwall

Huddersfield Town fixture poster in today's Examiner

Huddersfield Town fixture poster 2014/15
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Huddersfield Town fans' 2014/15 pre-season survey: Have your say ahead of the big kick-off

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We want to know what you think about the season ahead - take our quick survey and let us know

25 potential Premier League loan targets for Huddersfield Town

25 Premier League players who could go on loan
After assistant manager Steve Thompson claimed Town hold first refusal on a number of Premier League players, we assess 25 potential candidates

Paul Anderson column: Huddersfield Giants hooker Kyle Wood can make most of enforced lay off

Head coach Paul Anderson expects to see a stronger fitter player when Wood returns

Huddersfield Giants face a Wakefield Wildcats team on a mission

Wakefield geared up for 'must-win' derby in Super League play-off race

Huddersfield Giants' Kyle Wood out until January after cruciate knee ligament injury

The 25-year-old, who is in his second spell with the club, ruptured his anterior cruciate knee ligament during the Giants 38-16 home victory over Catalan Dragons and will not take any further part this season

Championship transfer gossip: Middlesbrough seal move for Real Mallorca winger as Brighton target Adam Clayton and go head-to-head with Bolton for Cardiff striker

PLUS: Leeds at loggerheads over Cooper deal as Lees heads for Wednesday and Briggs set for Blackpool after failing to agree terms with Millwall

Ashley Daykin earns massive praise after his win for Huddersfield in the British Crown Green Senior Merit final

Superb ambassador for crown green bowling

Huddersfield Town fixture poster in today's Examiner

Huddersfield Town fixture poster 2014/15
Grab a copy of today's Examiner for your FREE Huddersfield Town fixture poster
The Friends of Beaumont Park Ukulele Club celebrate their first anniversary with a rehearsal at the visitors centre at the park. Founder member, Mary Kenworthy (front) with the group[ and their trophy won at the recent Mrs Sunderland festival.

Ukelele musicians ready for Huddersfield festival - watch out for the flash mob

A flash mob of musicians will entertain travellers next week.

Where can I quench my thirst at Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival?

You won't go thirsty at Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival
From real ales to ciders, Pimms and fizz, you won't go thirsty at this year's festival

Get ready for prancing ponies at Mirfield Show's Horse and Pony Show

The 2013 Horse and Pony Show at Mirfield Show
Could your handsome horse be best in show?
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Clough & Co warns tradespeople over HMRC campaign

Nigel Westman, partner at Clough & Company in Cleckheaton
HMRC is targeting painters and decorators in the first phase of a benchmarking campaign to check they are paying the correct amount of tax

J Brindon Addy backs talented cyclist

Holme Valley butcher Brindon Addy is sponsoring 18-year Gabriel Cullaigh as he sets his sights on a career as a racing cyclist

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Championship transfer gossip: Middlesbrough seal move for Real Mallorca winger as Brighton target Adam Clayton and go head-to-head with Bolton for Cardiff striker

Has time finally been called on Colne Valley real ale trail troubles?

Family and Health: Flying high for the hospice

Eastbourne Pier fire

Live: Eastbourne Pier fire - updates as blaze rips through landmark building

Pictures show onlookers watching thick black smoke rising up from the pier and its building

Morning news headlines: Russia sanctions in place, five-a-day facts, tax row, Ebola fears

Russian President Vladimir Putin, second right, looks on as Crimean leaders, Speaker of Crimean legislature Vladimir Konstantinov, second left, Crimean Premier Sergei Aksyonov, left, and Sevastopol mayor Alexei Chalyi, right, sign a treaty for Crimea to join Russia in the Kremlin in Moscow. President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday signed a treaty to incorporate Crimea into Russia, describing the move as the restoration of historic injustice and a necessary response to what he called the Western encroachment on Russia?s vital interests.
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Guests using loo at posh hotel can be seen from street after epic window design blunder

Not-so-private facilities: A young woman is snapped using the toilet at the hotel
Architects missed the fact that passers-by can see patrons using the toilets at the newly opened 25hours Hotel Bikini Berlin

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