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Huddersfield Carnival 2016 CANCELLED after funding cuts

Organisers say they cannot raise the funds necessary to stage show which has been running for 31 years

Huddersfield Carnival: Sponsors urgently needed to allow 2016 event to go ahead

A sponsorship event will be held on March 10 at Central Lodge hotel

Furious Five at Tokyo's Louie's Liquor Store

The ultimate guide to live music in Huddersfield

Our guide to the gig venues of Huddersfield 

Former student Will Hewitt says Huddersfield needs students to keep its place on the map

Stephon Mills jailed for pulling gun on Huddersfield Carnival revellers outside Revolution bar

The 26-year-old took an imitation gun from his trousers and waved it in the air

The Huddersfield Black Community Awards 2015

Huddersfield Black Community Awards celebrate town's African and Caribbean heroes

Lifetime achievement accolade for Johnny Flowers, who moved to Huddersfield from Jamaica more than 50 years ago

Black History Month events planned in Kirklees in October

Kirklees Council and dozens of community groups have come together for the national event

Proud to call Huddersfield home?

Here's three reasons Huddersfield is a GREAT place to live... now send us yours!

We don't agree with the survey that said Huddersfield was a rubbish place to live — stick up for your town here

Teenager stabbed in back outside McDonald's after day at Huddersfield Carnival

Victim aged 17 got into a row with gang in town centre

Huddersfield Carnival 2015: 20 amazing pictures from a brilliant day

Parade filled town centre in explosion of sound and colour — take a look at some of the amazing pictures from this year's celebrations

Huddersfield Carnival 2015: Pictures and video from the loudest, most colourful party in town

Tens of thousands pack town centre streets and square for mass celebration of African and Caribbean culture

Huddersfield Carnival 2015: Everything you need to know

The carnival returns this weekend — here's what's in store including the parade route, St George's Square entertainment and the afterparty

Pure Elegance at Kirklees College

Wanted: Volunteers for Huddersfield Carnival 2015

Organisers need people to fill dozens of roles due to funding cuts, which has also affected activities

Huddersfield Carnival

July 10 and 11, Huddersfield town centre and after party at Hudawi Centre, Great Northern Street.

Huddersfield Carnival to go ahead despite loss of £78,000 grant

Kirklees Council has this year agreed to provide £50,000 in transition funding but next year organisers will have to totally rely on donations

Kirklees budget cuts: what you do and don't want the council to spend its cash on

Your say on free town bus, the Festival of Light funding and council cash for food banks

Huddersfield Carnival crowds in the town centre

Huddersfield Carnival 2014 will 'definitely not be the last' organisers say after 40,000 turned out on Saturday

Carnival committee hope to attract big business sponsors to cover council funding cut


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