Poems from the World War I front brought to life in Huddersfield

Historic documents at public meeting

Aspiring Rawthorpe actress Stefanie Taylor to grace stage at beauty contest in aid of young cancer patients

Stefanie Taylor
Stefanie, who is in her second year studying drama at the University of Salford, has already beaten around 75 women to get one of the spots in the final and, if she wins, will travel to London later in the year to take part in the Miss British Empire final

18,000 calls a year to Huddersfield charity helping victims of abuse

Huddersfield MP, Barry Sheerman addresses the guests at the 25th anniversary of the Kirklees Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre at the Brian Jackson centre on New North Road, Huddersfield
The Kirklees Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre, based in Huddersfield town centre, was set up in 1989

Huddersfield Marathon Band on key for Just Giving award

The Huddersfield Marathon Band ready for the London challenge
The world's fastest marching band have been recognised with the ‘Creative Fundraiser of the Year' award

Deighton man Adrian Markowski caught by police on M1 after kidnapping girl, 9

Markowski knew the girl and her family and had spoken to her when he saw her playing in the garden at her home

LIVE: Wolves v Huddersfield Town from Molineux

LIVE updates of Wolves v Huddersfield Town from Molineux null
Tom Marshall-Bailey brings you LIVE updates of the Terriers' midweek trip to the Black Country as they go in search of back-to-back league wins

Huddersfield Marathon Band on key for Just Giving award

The Huddersfield Marathon Band ready for the London challenge
The world's fastest marching band have been recognised with the ‘Creative Fundraiser of the Year' award

After David Cameron names former foreign secretary William Hague, we ask you - who's our greatest living Yorkshireman?

Leader of the House William Hague
Prime minister said MP William Hague was greatest living Yorkshireman - do you agree?

Crash snarls up Huddersfield ring road close to the university entrance on Queensgate

Car badly damaged in crash on Queensgate stretch of Huddersfield ring road
Silver car ploughs through central barrier

Kirklees council house tenant who claimed to be living in Huddersfield flat found to be running a pub near Hull

Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing
He was tracked down by investigators as part of a crackdown on people duping the house-letting system

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As The Magicians star Pete Firman comes to Leeds, we take a look at 9 top TV magicians

Dreamboats and Miniskirts

Enjoy the Crucible, step back to the swinging sixties or try some stargazing - here's three events in West Yorkshire tonight

The 1960s have been voted Britain's most defining decade

Swinging sixties voted most defining decade of the 20th century

The Big Picture: Jeremy Walker's shots from around Asia

WATCH - Examiner reporter Martin Shaw takes on world darts champion Michael van Gerwen

Travis Goddard

Huddersfield hospital chiefs admit failings that left baby Travis brain-damaged

Almondbury youngster left with cerebal palsy after birth problems

Huddersfield Marathon Band on key for Just Giving award

The Huddersfield Marathon Band ready for the London challenge
The world's fastest marching band have been recognised with the ‘Creative Fundraiser of the Year' award

18,000 calls a year to Huddersfield charity helping victims of abuse

Huddersfield MP, Barry Sheerman addresses the guests at the 25th anniversary of the Kirklees Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre at the Brian Jackson centre on New North Road, Huddersfield
The Kirklees Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre, based in Huddersfield town centre, was set up in 1989

Poems from the World War I front brought to life in Huddersfield

Historic documents at public meeting

Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell heaps praise on his side after Wolves victory

The Terriers secured back-to-back league wins for the first time since December to leave the boss a very happy man

Player Ratings: Wolves 1-3 Huddersfield Town

Marks for Huddersfield Town players after securing a much-deserved three points at Molineux

In pictures: Wolves 1-3 Huddersfield Town

Have a look through events at Molineux as the Terriers secured their first consecutive league wins since December at one of the season's early high flyers

Recap: Wolves v Huddersfield Town LIVE from Molineux

LIVE updates of Wolves v Huddersfield Town from Molineux null
Tom Marshall-Bailey brought you LIVE updates of the Terriers' midweek trip to the Black Country as they went in search of back-to-back league wins
Rugby League players Paul Reilly (left) and Phil Joseph (right) training to box in an earlier charity show

Ex Huddersfield Giants rugby player Phil Joseph to become professional boxer

Joseph, 29, who has nicknamed himself the ‘Widnes Wrecking Ball’, will work under world champion trainer Oliver Harrison, who looks after WBC silver middleweight title-holder Martin Murray

Jamie Ellis will offer Huddersfield Giants more attacking options says coach

Jamie Ellis in action for Castleford Tigers
Giants coach Paul Anderson is so excited about his latest recruit

Huddersfield Giants Supporters Association column: Why no kick-off delay?

HGSA
The latest Huddersfield Giants Supporters Association column

Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell heaps praise on his side after Wolves victory

The Terriers secured back-to-back league wins for the first time since December to leave the boss a very happy man

Player Ratings: Wolves 1-3 Huddersfield Town

Marks for Huddersfield Town players after securing a much-deserved three points at Molineux

In pictures: Wolves 1-3 Huddersfield Town

Have a look through events at Molineux as the Terriers secured their first consecutive league wins since December at one of the season's early high flyers

Poems from the World War I front brought to life in Huddersfield

Historic documents at public meeting

Come and try real ales with an open mind, says Oktoberfest organiser John Williams

CAMRA Oktoberfest beer festival at the Apna Venue, Springwood. Branch Chairman, Michael Robinson (left) with guests, Deputy Mayor of Kirklees,Clr Christine Iredale and consort Robert Iredale (centre), Colne Valley MP, Jason McCartney (2nd right) Venue manager, Balbir Singh Uppal (2nd left) and Clr Mohan Sokhal (right) toast the annual success of the beer festival.
Huddersfield CAMRA are offering more than 75 ales at their festival this weekend

As The Magicians star Pete Firman comes to Leeds, we take a look at 9 top TV magicians

Dynamo, David Blaine, Paul Daniels, Penn & Teller - which TV magician impresses you the most?

Legacy Sport entrepreneur Shaun Fox shortlisted for award

Shaun is among five finalists who are in with the chance of winning the UK-wide £10,000 award

Kirklees Business Week to feature address by BBC Future Media exec

The BBC works with suppliers all around the UK to improve the value and quality of its digital services

Southdale reveals major housing plans

Construction and development specialist Southdale has joined forces with Brewster Bye Architects to work on several developments across the region

Videos & Photos

The Huddersfield Marathon Band ready for the London challenge

Huddersfield Marathon Band on key for Just Giving award

Poems from the World War I front brought to life in Huddersfield

Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell heaps praise on his side after Wolves victory

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Days numbered - car tax disc

Tax disc changes: How you will be affected and what you need to do

From the start of October, the paper tax disc will be no more. Here's our quick guide to how this change will change how you tax your vehicle

Retired policeman admits making mistakes at Hillsborough but blames 'significant minority' of Liverpool fans

South Yorkshire Police superintendent Roger Marshall outside Leppings Lane turnstiles on day of the disaster - still from video released by the Hillsborough inquests
Retired superintendent Roger Marshall requested opening of exit gates that led to deaths of 96 Liverpool supporters in 1989

Model Heather McCartney apologises for stripping naked at Aussie cup final but admits: 'I've no regrets'

Heather McCartney at the MCG
Heather McCartney became an internet hit after tearing off her clothes in a corporate box at Melbourne Cricket Ground, has apologised for causing any offence

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