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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Watch as blue-light trained driver Steve Bateman writes off van in Bellstring Lane/Liley Lane

Former paramedic tells how easy it is for experienced drivers to lose it on notorious country lane

WATCH: A jockey's eye view from the saddle aboard Huddersfield Town's new racehorse

Experience what it's like to ride a thoroughbred racehorse on the gallops — and suggest a name for Town's new steed

Mirfield link to yesterday's Manchester Road police manhunt

Armed police descend in mystery "on-going investigation"

Wooden sculpture opens up magical world at Holme Junior and Infant School

Sculptor artists Kim and Ron Neith Thompson worked with all 24 children in school


Crashes continue on notorious B6118 Bellstring Lane/Liley Lane as Kirklees Council launches investigation

Crashes continue to happen as Kirklees Council launches investigation

Rhubarb Huddersfield Darts Masters featuring world No1 Michael van Gerwen postponed until September

Event at Huddersfield Leisure Centre was planned for March

Rockwood Garden Centre in Grange Moor to close at the end of February

Once popular antiques centre and art gallery venue to shut down after almost four years

Yolanda Bentham and her father, Dr David Henryk Ropschitz

Daughter's emotional visit to Ferramonti concentration camp where her father, a former Storthes Hall psychiatrist, was held

Daughter treads the path her late father Dr David Henryk Ropschitz walked almost 70 years ago

Misery for Mirfield rail commuters as parking time limit brought in

Three-hour limit to be imposed on Station Road car park

Have you been approached by the 'Pound Man' beggar?

Pound Man: Public menace or cheeky beggar? Here's what you said

Examiner readers have their say on beggar coming to a supermarket car park near you


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