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.

James Amos tried to flee police with drugs in his car

Man crashed into wall after 60mph drive through Birkby

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James Amos tried to flee police with drugs in his car

Man crashed into wall after 60mph drive through Birkby

Berry Brow man Luke Whiteley grew cannabis in flat

Judge hands down suspended jail sentence

Sporting history with its roots in Huddersfield as new football season kicks off

Mitre ball chosen for new season

Sir Patrick Stewart to head judges for sports awards

Town fan and Hollywood star to honour local heroes

Massive £540m benefits from tourism for Calderdale

Walking and cycling are popular attractions

Top gardeners reap their awards across Kirklees

High praise from judges after gardens competition

Bottle thug Joseph St Hilaire jailed for five years

Joseph St Hilaire jailed after attack on teenage schoolgirl

Man already on bail for bottle attack on girlfriend

Wounded soldiers help vital research at University of Huddersfield

Experts learn from victims how wounds can be treated

Students honoured for top performances at University of Huddersfield

Women take the prizes at graduation ceremonies

Obituary: Champion walker Stephen Tyas

He was a man who loved and lived to walk

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