My Manifesto 2015 - What do you want for Huddersfield?

The Huddersfield Examiner is today launching a survey to find out what our readers' priorities are for the area

Dr Steve Ollerton

Huddersfield GPs win £10,000 prize for innovative patient-alert system

'Red Button' feedback monitoring system wins NHS Challenge award

Family and Health: Happy family at last - thanks to IVF treatment

Thinking of having a baby? The Calderdale Royal Hospital is hosting an event for would-be parents.

Popular teacher who took her own life had inhaled carbon monoxide

Helen Guy was found collapsed by her partner in her Almondbury home

A professor who dares to criticise Sherlock Holmes has launched a crime-busting post-grad course

Prof Wesley Vernon is running the world’s first post-graduate degree in the study of footprints at Huddersfield University

Kirklees care home nurse Winifred Jozi faces second disciplinary hearing over failing to try to resuscitate patient

Nursing and Midwifery Council committee decision successfully challenged in the High Court

Huddersfield firm Paxman in six-figure boost to crack US market

  • NHS

Fenay Bridge firm Paxman expects to create up to 10 jobs after a £470,000 boost from Yorkshire Bank to help it enter the US market

Birkby businessman chosen at Huddersfield Lib Dem candidate for general election

Zulfiqar Ali will contest Huddersfield seat for the Liberal Democrats

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman slams government-funded A&E volunteer scheme to look after elderly patients

Barry Sheerman says patient care has suffered from the 'top down reorganisation of the NHS'

Family and Health: The kids who want fame

  • NHS

Youngsters from a Brighouse theatre school are finding their way into television commercials.

Huddersfield project suggests Reiki would help cancer patients

  • NHS

Scientists study benefits of Japanese art

Kids' physio Ian Silkstone avoids ban after care made up to 17 children worse

Sacked health worker rapped by regulator but not banned after negligence

Denis Kilcommons: Leave me plenty of elbow room

Denis Kilcommons has tennis elbow but has never played the game in his life

Six-year-old cancer survivor Ruddi Waterworth-Jones receives five year all clear from doctors

Ruddi fought against the odds when he contracted a rare form of cancer when he was just only six-months-old

Family and Health: Alcohol is more damaging to women than men

A study of more than 1m women in the UK has shown that drinking alcohol increases the risk of breast cancer.

Huddersfield medics set to receive Ebola medals

  • NHS

David Cameron announces honours for disease fight heroes

Andrew Jackson: Hangover ... why not try the tripe?

Hangovers ... we all know why we get them but we're left struggling to find a cure, but is tripe the answer?

Dr Kate Granger

Terminally-ill Kate Granger welcomes backing for her scheme to encourage medics to introduce themselves

Huddersfield doctor earns praise for new 'Hello, my name is....' campaign

Lindley's Clr Cahal Burke chosen as Lib Dem candidate for Colne Valley in general election

And he's set out his priorities and made a vow over councillor role too


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