Lifestyle

Denis Kilcommons: Igbo African drumming and dancing in Ireland

Ireland continues to throw up surprises

Denis Kilcommons: The delights of airplane travel

Travelling is never simple. It can be beset with problems that never end

Cold War love letters discovered by Huddersfield University photography student Sophie Abbott to be made into touching art-history project

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Denis Kilcommons: The difference between Santa Claus and Father Christmas

Father Christmas
Santa comes from the Dutch Sinter Klaas, Saint Nick was a philanthropic Christian bishop in what is now Turkey

Denis Kilcommons: Appliance of science to professional burglars

University research into crime

Travel In Pictures

Restaurant review: Trattoria Domenico

Eating out in Christmas party season – when you’re not having a Christmas party – is a bit of a gamble

Restaurant review: Olivetta in Lindley

“Lindley, a village, a township, and a chapelry in Huddersfield parish, West Riding Yorkshire, stands on high ground"

Stephen Jackson: Bacon, Bourbon & Butterscotch Mince Pies (Makes 24)

This week we begin a few recipes aimed at Christmas entertaining, and we start with the classic mince pie, or rather an exciting twist

Christmas in 1990: Take a look at our nostalgia pictures from 24 years ago - who do you recognise?

Famous names including the late Roy Castle and Mirfield's Wilf Lunn made the news - but so did hundreds of others

Cold War love letters discovered by Huddersfield University photography student Sophie Abbott to be made into touching art-history project

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New book reveals Huddersfield's vital role in the First World War

Team of writers look at everything from textiles and munitions to rationing and sport
From left: Vegans Zak Gravett, Chrissy Leyland, Paul Gravett and James Hodgskiss

Family and Health: Could a vegan lifestyle cure disease, hunger and save the world?

Vegans say that not only is their diet healthier and better for animals, it is environmentally-friendly too.

Family and Health: How opera is fighting for audiences

Huddersfield's Jenny Stafford has launched a career as an opera singer at a time when the art form is working hard to attract new audiences.

Family and Health: Don't despair, there is help for baby loss and pregnancy distress

Services for couples suffering baby loss and pregnancy distress have improved in the Huddersfield area over the past few years.

Fashion: Fashion: Huddersfield man designs a pair of Adidas sports shoes

Huddersfield illustrator Peter O'Toole was flown to the Adidas HQ and given access to the company's archives.

Chique puts customers in the picture

A photographer and make-up specialist have joined forces to help Huddersfield people look their brightest and best

Armitage Bridge environmentally friendly hair salon Eclips Hair and Beauty Rooms is a cut above

Eclips Hair and Beauty Rooms recycles hair and waste water

Videos & Photos

Christmas in 1990: Take a look at our nostalgia pictures from 24 years ago - who do you recognise?

Cold War love letters discovered by Huddersfield University photography student Sophie Abbott to be made into touching art-history project

Sarah Lancashire as Sgt Catherine Cawood in Happy Valley

FEATURE: Happy Valley star Sarah Lancashire talks of Huddersfield and Halifax drama successes

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