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.


Gritter Shaun Bradley fills up at Liversedge's Headlands depot

Huddersfield Wind Band tunes up for memorial concert to founder Adrian Baxter

Son and daughter will both play on emotional night

Couple who cheated Kirklees Council of more than £12,000 in benefits narrowly avoid prison

Tracy Goldstein of Lepton and Damian Walker of Dalton appear in court

Conman tries to dupe way into Mirfield pensioner's home just weeks after similar crime

Detective link second attempt to successful cash theft on 80-year-old woman

Charity bosses head to Huddersfield following overwhelming response to Syria crisis

They will thank people for generosity which saw three truckloads of goods leave Meltham


Brave man steps in to stop knife-point street robbery

Huddersfield detectives praise passer-by who sees off Trinity Street mugger

Huddersfield District League could be heading for record number of postponements

Slaithwaite haven't played in League since October

Kirklees Council steps in at Huddersfield accident hotspot

Temporary traffic lights put up after spate of incidents near Kirkheaton

Shepley sculptor Dave Bradbury takes a wry look at life as a cartoonist

Artist Dave Bradbury joined the campaign to save Huddersfield’s A & E department with a cartoon - published on Tuesday in The Examiner - but has also used his talent to work on a wide range of other newsy topics

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Family's heartbreaking plea to missing Huddersfield soldier Matty Bermingham

Fears grow for missing Yorkshire Regiment soldier

Dad's double dessert disaster after in-date Elland Aldi yoghurt has thick layer of mould on it

Martyn Sommerville had also opened one of their cheesecakes to find it had no lid

Special party to be held in honour of The County pub landlady Lorraine Sykes

Princess Street licensee having to give up tenancy due to ill health

Chris Cassidy completes world's toughest Yukon challenge for Forget Me Not Trust

The Marsh decorator raised £820 for the Forget me Not Trust

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's the Farnley Cock

Have you been snapped by photographer Dave Cowan?  Check out our gallery of nights out in Huddersfield


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