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Former Huddersfield Town striker Delroy Facey charged with bribery as part of football match-fixing probe

Facey, 34, of Huddersfield, who played 10 times for Bolton Wanderers in the top tier of English football from 2002-04, was originally arrested in November 2013

Isaac Nash: Divers to be used in search for Huddersfield boy swept into sea off Anglesey

Isaac Nash (right) with younger brother Xander
Issac Nash, a Kirkburton Middle School pupil, was enjoying swimming with his 10-year-old brother Xander on Friday lunchtime when he was swept out to sea

Huddersfield couple Matt Mallinson and Brett Rice fight deportation threat - over £361.20

Brett Rice (left) and Matt Mallinson celebrate their civil partnership
Man faces deportation to South Africa - over sake of a few pounds

Grace Dyson, 18, killed in freak Thongsbridge accident

Scene of fatal road accident on Springwood Road, Thongsbridge
Police said the teenager, named locally as Grace Dyson, was walking along Springwood Road at 6.15pm on Friday when she apparently slipped on the pavement and fell into the road and into the path of an incoming Nissan Cabstar tipper van

Isaac Nash: Dad of boy swept out to sea tells of moment that holiday fun turned into tragedy

The Nash family's favourite shot of Isaac
Adam Nash spoke to the Examiner following the disappearance of his eldest son, Isaac, a pupil at Kirkburton Middle School, on Friday lunchtime

Mrs Sunderland: Rock, hip hop and reggae set for Huddersfield music festival for first time in more than 120 years

Rock Band Metallica during their World Magnetic Tour at the LG Arena, Birmingham in 2009
Rocking on after 125 years

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  • NEWS: A former Premier League footballer from Huddersfield has been charged with conspiracy to commit bribery.  Delroy Facey, 34, who played 10 times for Bolton Wanderers in the top tier of English football from 2002-04, was originally arrested in November 2013.

    The charges relate to an ongoing football match-fixing investigation by the National Crime Agency which secured the conviction in June of Chann Sankaran, Krishna Ganeshan and Michael Boateng.

    They paid footballers to influence the outcome of matches so that others could profit through betting on the result.

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  • TOWN: Andy Booth says they're all set for transfer deadline day.

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  • NEWS: Police divers are to be used today in the search for missing Huddersfield schoolboy Isaac Nash.

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  • NEWS: Huddersfield couple Matt Mallinson and Brett Rice are fighting a deportation threat.

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Veteran bowler Leonard Tracey helps team to victory - a day before his 90th birthday

Captain pays tribute to "a fine gentleman"

Former Huddersfield Town striker Delroy Facey charged with bribery as part of football match-fixing probe

Facey, 34, of Huddersfield, who played 10 times for Bolton Wanderers in the top tier of English football from 2002-04, was originally arrested in November 2013

Hero driver stops Huddersfield to Sheffield train to help seriously ill passenger

Northern Rail train
The driver took the person into a waiting room and stayed with the patient until paramedics arrived.

Isaac Nash: Divers to be used in search for Huddersfield boy swept into sea off Anglesey

Isaac Nash (right) with younger brother Xander
Issac Nash, a Kirkburton Middle School pupil, was enjoying swimming with his 10-year-old brother Xander on Friday lunchtime when he was swept out to sea
All the latest transfer deadline day updates from around the Championship live

Championship transfer news LIVE: Deadline day latest as the window prepares to shut

Tom Marshall-Bailey brings you all the rumours, done deals and other little bits as the clock ticks down to the end of the 2014 summer transfer window

Former Huddersfield Town boss Simon Grayson not interested in Leeds United return

The 44-year-old says he is happy at Deepdale

Former Huddersfield Town striker Delroy Facey charged with bribery as part of football match-fixing probe

Facey, 34, of Huddersfield, who played 10 times for Bolton Wanderers in the top tier of English football from 2002-04, was originally arrested in November 2013

Andy Booth: We're all set for transfer deadline day

Fans up and down the country will be checking out any comings or goings at their club

Huddersfield Giants face selection headache as Ferres and Wardle set for return

Top duo Brett Ferres (dead leg) and Joe Wardle (hamstring) will both be available for the weekend encounter as Huddersfield maintain their strong push for a top-four finish

Huddersfield Giants captain Danny Brough sets sights on complete performance

Team need to produce top displays for full 80 minutes says skipper

Huddersfield Giants coach Paul Anderson voices concern over fixture schedule

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All the latest transfer deadline day updates from around the Championship live

Championship transfer news LIVE: Deadline day latest as the window prepares to shut

Tom Marshall-Bailey brings you all the rumours, done deals and other little bits as the clock ticks down to the end of the 2014 summer transfer window

Former Huddersfield Town boss Simon Grayson not interested in Leeds United return

The 44-year-old says he is happy at Deepdale

Andy Booth: Why Alan Hansen isn't on the Booth Christmas card list

It has been fascinating to watch all the old footage on the BBC these last few weeks to celebrate the 50th birthday of Match of the Day

Rigfest: Beaumont Park plays host to music event

Organisers were delighted that the weather stayed fine for Saturday's Rigfest event, which featured a varied line-up of musicians and artists, many of them from the Huddersfield area

Proud parents! Send us pictures of your little ones as they get ready for their first day at school

Many youngsters will start school for the first time next week - send us snaps of your little ones in uniform!

Author Sinclair McKay to give talk on new book about the battle of Dunkirk at Victoria Theatre in Halifax

Author Sinclair McKay, who will discuss his new book The Moments of Dunkirk, at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax
McKay's new book The Moments of Dunkirk gives snapshot on history
Award nomination, the Pink Pig, Emley - Nick Wilson, MD of the Pink Pig and Susan Crowther, HR manager, the Pink Pig.

Pink Pig boss Nick Wilson nominated for Employer of the Year at the MS Awards

Nick Wilson, of The Pink Pig, has been nominated for an award by employee Susan Crowther after she was diagnosed with MS

Huddersfield paving stone supplier Marshalls reports pre-tax profits up 75%

The firm said revenues lifted 15% to £180 million in the six months to June 30, as trading conditions cheered across all its major markets

Clough & Company in tax errors alert

Nigel Westman, partner at Clough & Company in Cleckheaton
An estimated 3.5m underpaid tax during the 2013-14 financial year, according to chartered accountancy firm Clough & Company

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Former Huddersfield Town striker Delroy Facey charged with bribery as part of football match-fixing probe

Isaac Nash (right) with younger brother Xander

Isaac Nash: Divers to be used in search for Huddersfield boy swept into sea off Anglesey

Deadline Day Championship transfer rumours: Middlesbrough hopeful of three last-minute additions as Newcastle winger turns down Birmingham

Live: Transfer Deadline Day - all the latest news, moves and rumours

The clock is ticking ahead of tonight's deadline, but who will be making a last-minute switch in this window? Get the latest here throughout the day

Live: Jennifer Lawrence nude photos among 101 others leaked by 'mass hacker'

Jennifer Lawrence one of '101 victims'
Explicit photos of the Hunger Games actress along with an alleged 100 more A-List stars were leaked online, allegedly retrieved due to an iCloud leak

Morning news headlines: Ashya Kings's parents await court ruling, parties wrestle with terror powers

Bret King with his son Ashya
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