Martin Shaw

Martin Shaw

Martin Shaw started his career in journalism at his hometown newspaper the Batley News aged 18 in 1986. He moved to the Yorkshire Evening Post before becoming a freelance working for local and national newspapers. He was News Editor and then Editor at the award-winning Press newspaper in Dewsbury before joining the Examiner in October 2012.

Pies and pints will contribute to Town's balance sheet

Huddersfield Town get percentage of food and drink sales at John Smith's Stadium

Now with French hospitality giant Sodexo Prestige having taken over the catering contract, Town chairman Dean Hoyle has negotiated a share of the pie

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Pies and pints will contribute to Town's balance sheet

Huddersfield Town get percentage of food and drink sales at John Smith's Stadium

Now with French hospitality giant Sodexo Prestige having taken over the catering contract, Town chairman Dean Hoyle has negotiated a share of the pie

Phil Yorke's Channel swim brings back memories for Phillip Kaye who made crossing on same day - 49 years before

Fixby swimmer hopes to claim his place in history

West Yorkshire Coroner's Office

Talented former student Danilo Maric found hanging in woods, inquest told

Tragedy of man with 'everything to live for' who took his own life

Kyle with his parents Ron and Sharon

Son of Huddersfield Town legend tells of child sex abuse he kept secret from his family for almost 20 years

Kyle Edwards, step-son of ex Huddersfield Town player Rob, says he was ‘groomed’ and then sexually abused by a friend just a few years older than him from the age of just eight

Coroner's Court

Lepton dad shot himself when daughter was diagnosed with same cancer which killed his sister, inquest hears

An inquest in Huddersfield heard how Mr Watson became depressed after the tragedy in his family

Chic licensed coffee shop HD1 Café-Bar opens at John Smith's Stadium

Football and RL fans have new place for pre-match pint or two

SHOW RESULTS - Mirfield Show chairman Karen Bullivant praises volunteers

Thousands attend Mirfield's annual big day out

Thousands have fun in the sun at Mirfield Show

Tug of war proves one of the highlights

BMW X6 crashes on M62 central reservation forcing motorway shutdown

Police shut lanes east and westbound for recovery and repair work

New Mill Road, Brockholes closed from the junction of Thurstonland Bank Road due to a road traffic accident

Brockholes car crash: Woman suffers head and ankle injuries after car flips in collision

The woman was airlifted to Leeds General Infirmary by Yorkshire Air Ambulance, though her condition was not thought to be life-threatening

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