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.

Police warning as Batley man jailed for reporting burglary that never happened

Jabber Hussain Ali locked up for eight months for making up burglary

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Police warning as Batley man jailed for reporting burglary that never happened

Jabber Hussain Ali locked up for eight months for making up burglary

Police are appealing for information

Police appeal over attempted robbery of delivery driver in Dewsbury

Victim pushed against side of van by thugs

Triathlete Nathan Clegg - with colleagues at One 17 Design, Armitage Bridge

Tough cyclist Nathan Clegg to line-up with Alistair Brownlee in Harewood House charity triathlon

Holmfirth Cycling Club rider takes part in Macmillan Brownlee Tri North

Les Clancy of Silver Lining, Market Avenue, Huddersfield, with flyers banned by Huddersfield University Students Union.

Piercer Les Clancy says Huddersfield University has banned him from promoting his body piercing store Silver Lining to new students

Students' Union 'bans' piercing and tattoo parlours from putting fliers in goody bags

Happy ending! Snoopy the Staffie cross pup reunited with Sheepridge brothers after being dog-napped

A thief dog-napped Snoopy, an 11-week-old Staffordshire bull terrier-American bulldog cross, snatching the pup from the family’s garden and jumping over a fence to escape

Snoopy the Staffie Cross who has been stolen from a garden

Can you help find Snoopy? Young brothers left heartbroken after theft of Staffordshire bull terrier-American bulldog cross pup

Thief jumped over fence in Sheepridge to snatch dog

Ambulance and fire service personnel help carry a man to safety after he plunged from a footbridge in Aldams Road, Dewsbury, into the River Calder

Man rescued after plunge from footbridge near Asda in Dewsbury town centre

Man in his 40s plucked from water and taken to Leeds General Infirmary

Members of Soroptimist International of Dewsbury & District visit Beaumont Park

Women's group enjoys tour given by member Sue Fox

Bald truth! Elaine Kershaw and her sisters and brother raise £5,550 for cancer charities with sponsored head shave

Siblings can't believe they're all going grey!

Calderdale Royal Hospital

Woman struck by car seconds after getting off bus near Calderdale Royal Hospital

Victim taken to Huddersfield Royal Infirmary


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