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Stephen Jackson: Black Forest Battenberg

This Battenberg is certainly one worth adding to the notebook, because it looks and tastes wonderful.

Denis Kilcommons: Scientists have mulled over reasons why we laugh

But what sort of jokes do people find funny?

Denis Kilcommons: Best joke award

Comedian Tim Vine won the award for the funniest one-liner at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Caring for the victims of crime in Kirklees

Victim Support celebrates 40 years as a service to both victims of crime and witnesses.

Nostalgia: Take a look back in time to the pages of the Huddersfield Examiner in August 1985 - Are you pictured?

The dogs with a waggiest tail, the friendliest face and best legs went on show at Greenhead Park in the annual Exemption Dog Show

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Stephen Jackson: Black Forest Battenberg

This Battenberg is certainly one worth adding to the notebook, because it looks and tastes wonderful.

Stephen Jackson: Rosemary Scones With Mascarpone, Figs and Honey

This week Examiner chef Stephen Jackson is treating us to a delightful Tuscan-influenced bake.

Restaurant Review: Thyme Square

In architectural terms, Huddersfield town centre is a shadow of its former self

Nostalgia: Take a look back in time to the pages of the Huddersfield Examiner in August 1985 - Are you pictured?

The dogs with a waggiest tail, the friendliest face and best legs went on show at Greenhead Park in the annual Exemption Dog Show

Were many soldiers from Kirkheaton killed in World War One orphans?

British soldiers negotiating a shell-cratered, Winter landscape along the River Somme in late 1916 after the close of the Allied offensive
Researchers probing their backgrounds say their past throws up more questions than answers

Bid to trace history of World War One soldier James Schofield Wilson

Parchments relating to World War One soldier James Schofield Wilson
Old parchments found in shed on Wakefield Road in Lepton, Huddersfield

Medical advances in recovery from war

A new exhibition has opened exploring how medicine helps mind and body recover from war

Big rise in foster care applications in Calderdale

New appeal to recruit foster carers

World Cat Day 2014 - send us your pictures and videos!

Let us know why your feline friend is so special to you.

Teenage Waterloo hairdresser proves he is a cut above after winning national award

Reef Healey, 16, is a winner at the Welsh Open Hairdressing Championships

Kirklees College picks new fashion students to follow Burberry Chief Creative Officer Christopher Bailey

Fashion tutor at Kirklees Colleges Batley School of Art Zainab Mulla, fashion technician Elaine Hunt, assistant principal Steven Downham-Clarke, and future stars Anisa Soni and Hafeezah Soni.
Double celebrations at Kirklees College

Former Rastrick High School pupil Erika Leadbeater creates music track from her own outfit

It’s not the type of outfit you would wear for a stroll through Huddersfield town centre

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Restaurant Review: White Swan in Outlane

Property of the Week: Jagger Hill Farm

Nostalgia: Take a look back in time to the pages of the Huddersfield Examiner in August 1985 - Are you pictured?

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