Denis Kilcommons: why is everyone dunking themselves in the ice bucket challenge?

Posh and Becks, former President George Bush, Lady Gaga and celebrities all doing ice bucket challenge

Jaya the Cat

Live review: Jaya the Cat at The Parish, Huddersfield

The American-Dutch reggae punk band have been inciting regular skanking pandemics in the town for the last few years.

Ol Drake

Huddersfield's Ol Drake joins dubstep group Reabo

Former Evile guitarist ready for 'backlash'

A sanitation worker cleans the sewers in Calcutta

Denis Kilcommons: Don’t give up the day job!

Sixty percent of workers said enjoying their job was their main motivation

Ella Parkinson (9) with mum Lorna, and sisters Naomi (6) and Megan (2) and Gary Taylor, owner of Edward and Co hairdressing salon.

Health and Family: Brighouse girl Ella Parkinson shows where there’s a wig there’s a way...

Hair loss can strike at any age, as the family of nine-year-old Ella Parkinson have discovered. But the Brighouse primary school girl hasn’t let the condition get her down

Celebrity gossip for week

BEYONCE has launched a lifestyle blog. The singer, pictured below, has followed in the footsteps of celeb pals such as Gwyneth Paltrow by creating a blog and newsletter, The BeyHive Blog, and said it’s her way of sharing inspiring things.

Ska-popping with Wobbly Bob

THEY’RE ska-poppers who like to break musical boundaries.

Latest celebrity gossip

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE waved goodbye to the single life with a globe-trotting stag night.

Carolynne Poole as she performs during the auditions for this year's X Factor

Huddersfield’s X Factor hopeful Carolynne Poole through to Gary Barlow’s judges’ home round

X FACTOR hopeful Carolynne Poole has made it to the judges’ houses round of the latest series.

Denis: Death is stalking Denis on Twitter

AMAZING. I have only five followers on Twitter – and one of them is Death.

Scott Hallas at 30 stone and left, the trimmed down new look

Family and Health: Honley’s X Factor contestant Scott Hallas sheds an amazing 21 stones

Honley singer and drag artiste Scott Hallas is a shadow of his former self after losing an astonishing 21 stones in weight.

Former Huddersfield student Justin Hawkins of The Darkness to tour with Lady Gaga

THEY are two of the most outlandish figures in music.

Fashion and Beauty: How to nail the perfect manicure and pedicure

WOMEN – and some men – have long had a fascination with growing their fingernails and embellishing them in the name of fashion.

Forget Tulisa, Gary, Michelle and Louis - the Brass Factor is back in Holmfirth!

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THE Brass Factor is back.

Joanne: I’ll never change the shopping habits of a lifetime

SHOPPING with my mum has made me something of a hoarder.

Longwood man Ricky Durkin on life at Real Radio

Longwood man Ricky Durkin on life at Real Radio

HE CUT his teeth playing records for patients as a hospital DJ.

Young designer Myra Yusuf takes High Street by storm

Fashion and Beauty: Young designer Myra Yusuf takes High Street by storm

SHE’S still only 14, but ambitious young fashion designer Myra Yusuf is already hitting the High Street with one of her creations.

Fresh: This weeks gigs

A-HA - 20th November’10 - Manchester MEN Arena; - 23rd November’10 - Sheffield Arena

Style File: Danielle Wilson

Age: 19

Fresh: Style File - Em Castle

Age: 33.

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