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.

Cyclist Danny Tyndall enlists Brian Robinson to back his Tour de France charity ride

Hospital porter heads to the Alps for ride of a lifetime

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Cyclist Danny Tyndall enlists Brian Robinson to back his Tour de France charity ride

Hospital porter heads to the Alps for ride of a lifetime

Restaurant Review: Bangla Lounge in Birstall

I'm known for liking the unusual in my curries. Rhubarb and banana I’ve had them both. And enjoyed them

Plans for new 'Asda' supermarket in Mirfield have been withdrawn

Leeds-based supermarket giant admits for the first time they have "looked at the site"

Town fan Ryan Dearnley's Wembley dream is shattered

Humourless Reading fans see 10-year-old mascot dropped from FA Cup semi-final

Field Lane School in Batley turns in five-star show despite 97.7% of pupils not having English as first language

Primary school hailed as one of best in England

Stunning landscape artwork Swoop unveiled on Elland hillside to mark Tour de Yorkshire

Artist Jane Revitt commissioned to create installation as part of Tour de France legacy

WATCH: Former Huddersfield Town hero Peter Jackson hails North Stand Loyal for Bradford City fire disaster appeal

Jackson says tragedy in which 56 fans died should never be forgotten

The Bishop of Huddersfield, Jonathan Gibbs, and University of Huddersfield vice chancellor Prof Bob Cryan

Thorny subject of politics and religion is theme for Bishop of Huddersfield's Harold Wilson Lecture

Bishop Jonathan to ask whether the church should stay out of politics

Matt Pogson, left, and Richard Mallinson

Matt Pogson gears up for Pedal For Pounds charity ride inspired by cousin's air ambulance rescue

Dad-of-one Matt rides again for Richard Mallinson who suffered fractured skull

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Seven chickens die in Mirfield allotments blaze

Investigators believe spark from brazier started fire

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