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Joanne Douglas

Joanne Douglas

Joanne joined the Examiner in 2007 as a general news reporter and became the local government reporter, covering Kirklees and Calderdale councils, in early 2013.

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£1m cash boost for Kirklees arts groups

And it'll help fund events like Heckmondwike illuminations

How odd socks are helping a Slaithwaite nursery break down barriers

Cornfields Day Nursery's awareness week for Huddersfield Down Syndrome Support Group

Historic Oakwell Hall to close for £190,000 investment project

Elizabethan hall to close until spring 2017 but country park not affected

BAFTA nomination for Marsden animation firm

Fettle Aminations are up for top award for their Shakespeare series for children

Where are Marsden's famous tenterhooks?

Visitor to the village on tenterhooks to find out

Huddersfield designer's unique exhibition of gloves

Angharad Thomas' unique gloves feature in exhibition

Three arrested after shot fired in Sheepridge

Armed officers called to incident on Brackenhall Road

Huddersfield Labour MP Barry Sheerman pays tribute to Labour MP Jo Cox in the House of Commons

It's just 'fiddle-faddle' - MP Barry Sheerman says on government's house building plan

MPs talking in Parliament on house building and planning

Mums-to-be from Huddersfield may have to travel to Halifax

Baby clinics in the library? Locala gets creative in search for new bases

Locala working with Kirklees Council as children's centre consultation continues

'Examine your conscience' police say as they re-look at unsolved 30-year-old murder

William Smith was brutally murdered in Mirfield in 1986 - can you help solve the case?


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