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.

Cigarettes Smoking Tobacco

Huddersfield shops raided for illegally-imported cigarettes

Police and licensing officials carry out raids

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Cigarettes Smoking Tobacco

Huddersfield shops raided for illegally-imported cigarettes

Police and licensing officials carry out raids

Deadly bangers could be on sale for Bonfire Night in a shop near you say West Yorkshire Trading Standards Service

West Yorkshire watchdogs warn of risks

Huddersfield mother Kerry Noble jailed for fraud - including taking cash from her grandmother

Judge labels crimes "a grave breach of trust"

Abbey Place Care Home, Abbey Road, Fartown.

Abbey Place care home families plan protest meeting in Huddersfield

Plea for home to think again over unit shutdown

Halloween zombies and vampires turn to fundraising in Huddersfield

Halloween brings charity spirit to fore

Leeds Crown Court

Mohammed Ahmed avoids jail after high-speed car chase through Huddersfield streets

Man evaded police as friend was using cannabis

Huddersfield bowlers back in numbers at Huddersfield Sports Centre for crucial season

Defiant teams hope to carry on bowling

Actors Ken Kitson and Louis Emerick launch appeal to fund Last Of The Summer Wine comedy spin-off

Comic actors hope to set up new film

Young Huddersfield actor Alex Starke stars in bug Disney hit Evermoor

Evermoor role for Newsome High pupil

Huddersfield set for hottest Halloween on record

Temperatures well above average for end of October

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