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.

Former Netherton head teacher Elizabeth Morris

Retired head of Netherton school Elizabeth Morris receives OBE from Duke of Cambridge at Buckingham Palace

Prince William has to bow to Mrs Morris as he presents her with medal

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Former Netherton head teacher Elizabeth Morris

Retired head of Netherton school Elizabeth Morris receives OBE from Duke of Cambridge at Buckingham Palace

Prince William has to bow to Mrs Morris as he presents her with medal

Mirfield Councillors David Pinder, Kath Taylor and James Taylor outside the boarded up Wasps Nest pub

Buzz off! Community leaders stung over new name for homes development on Wasps Nest pub site in Mirfield

Council says naming street after Wasps Nest will put off buyers

The M62 closed in both directions after an incident at Windy hill Bridge.

Police closed M62 after concern for man on Scammonden Bridge

Officers called to a house in Scammonden Road

Men at work? 'Not on Leeds Road!' say fuming Huddersfield drivers caught in queues

Anger over gas mains work in Leeds Road in Huddersfield

Lauren Ramoth proves to be top midwifery student

Lauren Ramoth had a demanding job as a benefit fraud investigator, but she wanted a career change

Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Yorkshire Ambulance Service chief executive David Whiting steps down

NHS Trust chief quits saying organisation needs "fresh ideas"

Man beaten up outside Hart Bar in Huddersfield town centre

Police appeal for witnesses to vicious attack

Newton Abbot Hospital

Psychiatric nursing assistant Carl Tinker jailed for fondling patient at a mental hospital

Carer struck up relationship with vulnerable woman

The footbridge over the river Colne connecting Colne Road with Damside Road.

Police hunting Huddersfield footbridge sex attacker have arrested a 29-year-old man

Suspect has been quizzed and released on bail

Premier League footballer Delroy Facey who has appeared in court after being charged over an alleged match-fixing conspiracy

Former Huddersfield Town striker Delroy Facey denies match-fixing charge

Striker appears before court in Birmingham

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Huddersfield Town correspondent
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Huddersfield Giants correspondent
Louise Cooper
Crime correspondent
Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
Linda Whitwam
Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Val Javin
Features Editor
Martin Shaw
Mirfield Correspondent