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.

Restaurant review: Meson La Pepa

If jetting off to warmer climes to escape Yorkshire’s bleak mid-winter isn’t an option there’s always another way to lift flagging spirits

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Restaurant review: Meson La Pepa

If jetting off to warmer climes to escape Yorkshire’s bleak mid-winter isn’t an option there’s always another way to lift flagging spirits

Former Yorkshire ace Ryan Sidebottom bowls 'em over at Hopton Mills Cricket Club

New training facilities opened at Lower Hopton club

WATCH: Stan Beaton cries tears of joy when phone engineers find treasured voicemail recording of his late wife he thought was lost forever

Virgin Media put a team of 10 on the case to find the deleted recording he had kept for 14 years

Family faces £2k vet's bill over dogs 'electrocuted' at Castle Hill

Dog owners considering legal action against Kirklees Council

Thieves steal 200-year-old footpath from Christ Church at Linthwaite

Church left with £2,000 repair bill and race against time before funeral on Thursday

Huddersfield Town commercial director Sean Jarvis hailed nine-year-old son a hero after freak blaze at home

Family thank firefighters for saving 200-year-old farmhouse after heating pipe is believed to have set timber alight

Snow is on the way - but just how much?

Examiner weather expert Paul Stevens predicts coldest spell of winter so far but says New York snow won't come our way

Disabled mum Alison Hadfield plagued by problems in brand new £240,000 apartment at Marmaville Manor in Mirfield

Mum hasn't been able to shower at home since December 12

Two dogs suffer 'electric shock' near Victoria Tower at Castle Hill

Power supply to historic landmark cut off pending investigations

The white bike in New Mill and John Radford (inset)

John Radford: Michael Gledhill appears in court accused of causing death of Meltham cyclist by dangerous driving

Driver appears in court on day of Mr Radford's funeral

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