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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.

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Triple Olympic gold medalist Ed Clancy prepares for first holiday in EIGHT years

Holmbridge cycling hero tells how he 'lived like a monk' for four years to clinch third gold

Firefighters tackle a blaze at the premises of Mirfield Prestige and West Riding Jaguar car dealerships in Huddersfield Road, Mirfield

Firefighters tackle major blaze at Mirfield garage premises

Gas bottles explode as flames engulf Mirfield Prestige and West Riding Jaguar premises


Takeaway boss Toheed Javed gave former employee's name to police to escape driving offences

Judge warns that drivers giving a false name to police face jail

Kyle Logan Bagshaw, of Fieldhead Estate, Birstall, jailed for four years four months at Leeds Crown Court.

Kyle Bagshaw attacked a man in a Birstall pub then boasted on Facebook

Victim suffered a broken nose and fractured eye socket and cheekbone

WATCH: Woman with baseball bat chases driver in Dewsbury town centre

Dash cam video captures drama in Northgate

Watch the moment brazen thief swipes charity box in Rastrick chippie

Heartless thief caught on CCTV stealing Overgate Hospice collection box

Lockwood tip fire: Warning to residents to keep doors and windows shut

Authorities also warn people to stay away from former Hunters Group waste site

We asked Huddersfield Town chairman Dean Hoyle about his £100 Premier League season ticket pledge

Back in 2010 he made a  ‘Personal Premiership Pledge’

Photo taken from the footpath around Castle Hill at 7.15am on Tuesday, August 23. The tower and a rainbow are reflected on the swirling mist

August Bank Holiday weekend: What will the weather be like in Huddersfield?

Examiner weather expert Paul Stevens gives his forecast for the next few days

Watch joyous Ethiopian choir sing at two-week celebration of faith

Worshippers from Ethiopia and Eritrea reunited for Feast of the Assumption of the St Virgin Mary


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