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Nostalgia: When Hollywood star James Mason returned to Huddersfield

Brian Haigh, former Assistant Head of Kirklees Cutural Services looks at Huddersfield’s rich musical heritage and recalls a TV documentary by world famous Huddersfield actor James Mason

Kingsgate Shopping Centre, King Street, Huddersfield

Prison worker cleared of barging pregant woman in Kingsgate Centre

District judge slams 'half-cocked police inquiry'

Boots The Chemist

Stefan Rychter pleads guilty to stealing from Boots

He put £108 worth of cosmetics in a rucksack and started walking out of store

Opening date set for Huddersfield's Smiggle stationery store

Smiggle promises to be a giggle in new Kingsgate shop

#Hands off HRI - Jeremy Hunt ignored us so we're taking our fight to London, say campaigners

#HandsOffHRI to join Save Lewisham Hospital and other high-profile campaigns

Huddersfield's BHS store closes at 5.30pm — forever

Sixty jobs go as store shuts the doors for the last time

Kingsgate Centre, Huddersfield

Lindley man stole perfume because he thought he was going to be arrested

The Lindley man believed that he was going to be arrested anyway

Tragedy of Honley brothers Fred and Willie Newsome killed in World War One

Other brothers from the village also lost their lives

Kingsgate Leisure: Here's what the revised plans look like

Revised plans have been submitted to Kirklees Council for the multi-million pound Kingsgate Leisure scheme — see if you can spot the changes

Kingsgate Leisure: Original plans for £17m cinema, restaurants and leisure space shelved

Owner WD Huddersfield withdraws planning application to made amendments

Hands Off HRI: Where to find the Have Your Say A&E survey and how to complete it

If you want your opinion to count you NEED to fill out this survey by midnight on Tuesday

History of Holmfirth Railway Station that closed in 1959

John Rawlinson is vice chair of Huddersfield Local History Society and editor of its journal. In the latest publication (issue 27) he examines in detail the history of the Holmfirth branch of the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway.

Picture of Huddersfield town centre taken from the top of the Civic Centre in the 1960s

How much has Huddersfield changed? Watch town centre transform before your eyes

New guide looks at how the town's skyline has evolved through the decades

Smiggle is coming to Huddersfield

Quirky stationery retailer Smiggle is set to open in Huddersfield this summer

Our little joke about Dewsbury; a giant plane and new tip rules - the stories you read most in May

Zero food hygiene ratings and Curry's to close among top stories

Is Huddersfield's Ann Summers on the move?

Sex store has its sights on King Street

Graffiti artists create mural as part of All Good In The Hudd art project

Young artists set about changing attitudes in Huddersfield

The 'Banksy' of poetry? Listen to the mysterious poem being posted to Huddersfield hair salons

Hand-written ditties sent to Supercuts and Headquarters by 'Mark Jones', dubbed the 'Banksy of poetry'

USC moves from Kingsgate to the Piazza Shopping Centre

Fashion chain USC has closed its Kingsgate store and switched to the former M&S site at the Piazza Shopping Centre

'Get rid of the bus gates'- what you're saying about empty shops

This week in #AskExaminer we looked at empty shops - here's what you're saying


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