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Education

All the latest education news, comment and analysis on schools, nurseries, colleges, universities, further and higher education and teaching from across Kirklees, including the University of Huddersfield, Kirklees College, Greenhead College and Huddersfield New College.

West Yorkshire Enterprise Agency supports Pampered Pooches in expansion plans

Twenty-year-old Freya McAvoy, of Thornhill, Dewsbury, runs Pampered Pooches which covers everything from basic grooming and style to facials, massages and more

Business Profile: Liz Burns and Scott Laidlaw at Diamonds & Dusters

They’ve got grand designs for boosting their business

Uni Media Mash books a place in national competition

Huddersfield University student Sam Forrest is helping fellow students keep down costs with online trading platform Uni Media Mash

Has your child got their new MCard bus pass? If not, it's full fare from Wednesday

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Despite Metro's best efforts – including press releases, letters to schools and notices at bus stops and on buses – many youngsters and schools have remained unaware of the changes

Iceland video gets students top treatment on amazing break

Enterprising students secure dream holiday

School News

Business Profile: Liz Burns and Scott Laidlaw at Diamonds & Dusters

They’ve got grand designs for boosting their business

Denis Kilcommons: Michael Gove's sporting discipline got full marks from me

Michael Gove
Playing sport for punishment was preferably to the other options

Freak ladder fall ends in leg amputation for Will Binns after doctors spot tumour

A teenager's fall from a ladder led to a diagnosis of a rare cancer which led to surgeons amputating his leg

Business Profile: Liz Burns and Scott Laidlaw at Diamonds & Dusters

They’ve got grand designs for boosting their business

Iceland video gets students top treatment on amazing break

Enterprising students secure dream holiday

Kirkheaton teenager Jack Lockwood from Premier Taekwondo Club of Huddersfield wins gold at British National Championships

Superb effort brings victory
The Legacy wallet

Crowdfunding request comes up trumps for university graduates

Design start-up Legacy, run by product design graduates James Whitfield and Sean Sykes, has launched the “next generation” of slim executive wallets with a crowdfunding campaign in September

John Smith's Stadium in 'pole position' to be permanent home of national rugby league museum

The John Smith's Stadium
Huddersfield University helps launch touring rugby league exhibition

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