Big Christmas windfall expected for Forget Me Not Children's Hospice as X Factor winner Ben Haenow on course for Christmas number one

One hundred per cent of his record label, Syco's, profits will be donated Together for Short Lives, which is partnered with the hospice

The Idol Dead are getting by

Bassist Dan Sugden talks crowd funding and giving industry 'fat cats' a run for their money

Britain's Got Talent judges Simon Cowell, Amanda Holden, Alesha Dixon and David Walliams. updated

Britain's Got Talent hosting auditions this weekend in Leeds

ITV show is in Leeds this weekend to find the best of British talent

Huddersfield Town defender Anthony Gerrard and team-mate James Vaughan have taken on the ice bucket challenge

Which Huddersfield Town duo have taken on the Ice Bucket Challenge?

The social media craze has already helped raise millions for charity and now Anthony Gerrard and James Vaughan have got involved

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Broom broom! Tish on Radio 1 with Nick Grimshaw

Tish and her mum Dawn were invited on the show by presenter Nick Grimshaw

Sir Patrick Stewart outside his childhood home in Camm Lane, Mirfield.

Huddersfield star actor Patrick Stewart urges Scots to vote No

Acotr Sir Patrick Stewart is one of 215 celebrities to sign a letter urging Scots not to vote for independence

Thornton Lodge Action Group members Ibrar Hussain, Project Coordinator with (left) Missbah Mahmood, health champion volunteer and (right) Shahana Ali, committee member, at the award ceremony at the Savoy in London

Thornton Lodge Action Group members rub shoulders with Simon Cowell after bumper grant award to get women fighting fit

Thornton Lodge Action Group met Simon Cowell at a glittering Healthy Lottery ceremony at the Savoy Hotel

Musician Nigel McGill, of Denby Dale, who runs online saxophone lessons

Saxophone teacher Nigel McGill hits a high note with online lessons

Denby Dale-based Nigel McGill has built up a worldwide following by providing saxopone lessons online

Trevor Craig

Former Huddersfield X Factor contestant Trevor Craig launches Christmas number one bid

The Deighton singer has recorded a festive tune called My Christmas Wish, which is available on all good music download sites

Jack Carroll performs on Britain's Got Talent

Huddersfield gig for young Brighouse comic Jack Carroll

The talented teenager who was a massive hit on Britain’s Got Talent is to play a comedy gig in Huddersfield

X Factor favourite Sam Bailey

Huddersfield's Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice gets X Factor boost

It's already been tipped to be the Christmas Number One

Trevor Craig on the X Factor as a 16-year-old talking to presenter Kate Thornton

Huddersfield based X Factor contestant Trevor Craig to release album

X Factor judges predicted he would sell millions of albums

Siobhan Greene with her award at the National Television Awards

Siobhan Greene gives the Huddersfield Town Foundation a touch of the X- Factor

A TV producer who proved an inspiration to fellow cancer sufferers has taken up a new charity role

Jack Carroll performs on Britain's Got Talent

Brighouse teenager Jack Carroll keeps joking despite missing out on Britain’s Got Talent title

TEENAGE comic Jack Carroll kept his sense of humour intact despite the disappointment of missing out in the final of ITV show Britain’s Got Talent.

Brighouse comic Jack Carroll
Jack Carroll with Ant and Dec during Britain's Got Talent

Brighouse’s Jack Carroll prepares for Britain’s Got Talent final

He's won plaudits from the toughest comedians. And this weekend Brighouse pupil Jack Carroll  will star in the final of one of the biggest TV shows – Britain’s Got Talent

Brighouse comic Jack Carroll

Britain's Got Talent finals beckon for Brighouse comedian Jack Carroll

TEENAGE comic Jack Carroll is through to the finals of Britain's Got Talent.

Jack Carroll performs on Britain's Got Talent

TV comic Jack Carroll hopes for Britain's Got Talent final slot

TEENAGE comic Jack Carroll was last night hoping to make the finals of Britain’s Got Talent.

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