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Photos of The Beatles in Huddersfield in 1963 to be shown on the big screen

Taken by Trevor Bray from Holmfirth they will feature in the new documentary Eight Days A Week

What hidden treasures can you find at Huddersfield Art Gallery? We explored our town's answer to the Tate

The museum has been there since 1940 and boasts some mega household names in the world of art

Retired Huddersfield DJ Steve Lockwood is a self-confessed Bob Dylan 'obsessive'

Steve lands role as Dylanologist on South African radio station

Denis Kilcommons: I'm still searching for my doppleganger

Sadly George Clooney does not appear to be mine

Ralph McTell in concert at the Lawrence Batley Theatre

From The Streets of London to Huddersfield's Queen Street, Ralph McTell arrives in town.

Snake Davis, playing for Huddersfield Jazz

Snake Davis gig for Huddersfield Jazz at The Keys Restaurant

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He's played alongside some of the biggest names in rock and pop – now virtuoso saxophonist Snake Davis is to play a gig for Huddersfield Jazz.

It's been 30 years since Live Aid! Look back at Bob Geldof's global event with our eighties-tastic gallery

Monday is Live Aid's 30th anniversary — look back at the concert that was held to raise funds for African famine in 1985

Obituary: Musician Alex Keenan

Man sold hundreds of thousands of records

You voted the 1984 original the best

Band Aid 30 may be UK No.1 - but Examiner readers prefer the 1984 original

The results of our poll are in - and you prefer the original chart-topper to the modern versions

The Killermeters 2014: Top, from left: Vic 'Vespa' Szczesnowicz, Steve Dutton. Front left: Aussie Martin and Mick Moore

Killermeters Huddersfield gig at Rhubarb

Just when we thought it was all over, the phone rings again!

Rock My Reception Band members Kieran Stokes (right) and Dominic Beresford are cheered on by youngsters from Cumberworth FC's Under 10s

If Paul gets lost for words Kieran can Help!

Kieran said: “When we met Sir Paul we told him we can play any Beatles song anyone requests as our party trick."

Ned Flanders at the Leftorium in The Simpsons

Denis Kilcommons: Get to grips with a leftie on Left Handers Day

Once upon a time, I  was left handed. This  was imposed upon me  because I developed what is called  a trigger thumb on my right hand  which made it unusable for the sort  of tasks you take for granted

Merrill Osmond visits Meltham factory to launch charity gala night

Merrill Osmond visits Meltham factory to launch charity gala night

ONE of the Osmond brothers caused a stir at a Meltham factory when he called in to promote a big fundraiser.

Fire service set to do battle in the Solent!

THERE’S no doubt that West Yorkshire is landlocked but when it comes to sea-based competitions we’re the tops!

Brighouse and Rastrick Band

35 years ago, these men were in the top 10 with the Floral Dance - here's their memories of pop 'stardom'

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A TOP OF THE POPS Christmas special brought all the memories – and the catchy toe-tapping tune – back to life.

Denis Kilcommons: Christmas mix of booze and Bethlehem

TIS the season to be jolly and I had to laugh when I read a Paul McCartney interview about a Christmas before the Beatles were famous.

Grumpy Young Man: The aural torture that is Christmas music

YOU may remember some months ago I wrote a list of my least favourite songs of all time.

Hilarie Stelfox: There are times when I’d like to be a plug puller.

THE PEOPLE on Radio 5 Live were expecting a torrent of complaints to their phone-in after rock legends Bruce Springsteen and Paul McCartney had the plug pulled on them during their recent Hyde Park performance.

Grumpy Young Man: Top of the Flops - the 10 most odious songs of all time

IF I had to write a list of all the songs I hated there’d be no rainforests left by the time I’d finished.

All Our Yesterdays: The Queen's Golden Jubilee in 2002

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WE’VE just been through a packed weekend and two Bank Holidays of Diamond Jubilee celebrations – but just 10 years ago the golden jubilee celebrations spanned several days too.


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