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Huddersfield is a town in the metropolitan borough of Kirklees in West Yorkshire. The 11th largest town in the UK, it is situated between Leeds and Manchester, along the River Colne and River Holme.
Huddersfield is famous for its industrial past and well-known as the birthplace of Labour Prime Minister Harold Wilson and movie star James Mason.
It is also the home of Huddersfield Town AFC and Huddersfield Giants RLFC.


Tree crashes down onto two cars in Huddersfield Road

Parked car crushed as huge tree falls

Borneo-bound explorers, from left, Samuel Lockwood, Josh Staincliffe, Madeleine Ramsay, Harry Jackson, Neve Wood, Joe Johnson and Calypso Quayle

Beer festival boost for Borneo-bound students

Honley pupils hard at work raising £3,500

Albert Street, Lockwood

Albert Street closure: Alternative routes for commuters as fire crews close road

The fire service are closing the Lockwood road at 5pm to tackle the blaze at the former Hunter tip site

The vast mound of rubbish at the Hunter tip site

Lockwood tip fire: Albert Street to close today as shocking pictures of rubbish mound revealed

The fire was whipped back up by winds on Wednesday evening

Huddersfield's newest TK Maxx is open!

Check out bargain hunters first glimpse of new store

First look round Huddersfield's new TK Maxx store

Town's second TK Maxx to open on the Great Northern Retail Park


Huddersfield Town news LIVE: David Wagner takes Town press conference amid Derby links

All the latest Huddersfield Town news, views and gossip as Town stay top of the table

Choose your November winner for the 2017 Examiner Calendar

Huddersfield Examiner Calendar 2017: November — choose your winner

We'll be sharing a gallery of pictures for each month

St Georges Square live

Live: Huddersfield breaking news, M62 and travel

What's happening in Huddersfield today? Follow our live updates

Road accident victim Scott Remmer, of Kirkburton, with girlfriend Fern Hopkins.

Pals record fundraising song for road accident survivor Scott Remmer

Band pens song with profits going to Air Ambulance heroes who saved friend's life

Kingsgate student bargains - Topshop shoes

Top five bargains to get your hands on at the Kingsgate Student Lock-In

The event on Thursday night will see discounts on knitwear and music

Birkby Road. Drink driver Balkar Singh sped up here in a bid to escape from police. Photo: Google Street View
Consumers are being warned that they are paying too much for their energy

You're overpaying on your energy bills - here's how to reduce them

Dragon's Den star Sarah Willingham turns up heat on Big Six power companies

Ian Hayes of The Grove, Springwood, Huddersfield, which has been nominated in Great British Pub Awards.

Landlord Ian Hayes flies the flag for Huddersfield pubs in the Great British Pub Awards

The Grove at Springwood is a finalist in the best beer pub category

Kirklees Magistrates' Court, Huddersfield

Planning applications submitted this week

Demolition of a church clock tower among the plans

Three arrested as house sealed off in Lockwood

The house in Moor End Road has been sealed off since yesterday

Embarrassed Huddersfield Town fans take to Twitter to complain about clap banners

Fans take to social media to make a noise over 'happy clappers'

TK Maxx, Great Northern Retail Park, Leeds Road, Huddersfield

TK Maxx all set to open its second store in Huddersfield

Fashion chain TK Maxx will operate at Great Northern Retail Park and Kingsgate


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
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent