Neil Atkinson

Neil Atkinson

Started journalistic career at Colne Valley Guardian in 1972 as a trainee and moved to the Examiner in 1975.Spent 14 years as crime reporter before becoming News Editor 18 years ago. Highlights of career included coverage of the Yorkshire Ripper trial at the Old Bailey.

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Take action to protect your pets

Huddersfield dog-owners warned of greater risks of ticks and fleas

Long grass could hide hidden dangers

Newsome Tap is hosting a charity night for Jimmy Greaves

Newsome Tap and Corrie star Bruce Jones to host charity night for ailing soccer legend Jimmy Greaves

Greaves needs the cash to pay for 500 hours of intensive physiotherapy

Dominic Matteo working as a pundit in 2008

Ex Leeds United and Liverpool player Dominic Matteo declared bankrupt

Matteo, who ended his playing career in 2009 and is now aged 41, filed for bankruptcy on August 4

Charity haircut for young Ruby Shackleton

Girl and family raise hundreds for Little Princess Trust

The story of the £250,000 raised in one week by the people of Holmfirth for HMS will be retold

Staggering fundraiser in Holmfirth remembered more than 70 years on

HMS Hero was town's adopted warship

The hacking collective known as Lizard Squad appeared to claim responsibility for the attack

Huddersfield teen one of six arrested after cyber hackers' "revenge" attack shuts down National Crime Agency website

Hacking collective known as Lizard Squad have appeared to claim responsibility

Dr Jess Power, of the University of Huddersfield, and the harness

University of Huddersfield develops special harness for child cancer patients

Harness includes catheters to help deliver medication to patients and make them more comfortable

Stephen Grant, and the Assumption Thonburi College where he worked

Sex offender and disgraced teacher Stephen Grant dies in Thailand — where he had been working at a school

Colleague tells how sex offender tricked his way into school post

Obituary: Ernie Bradley

Family man emigrated to Canada and set up Brook Motors plant

Lorry ban welcomed in Armitage Bridge

Councillor thanks officers for help in implementing lorry ban

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