Obesity is a risk factor for the potentially deadly pregnancy condition pre-eclampsia – as Huddersfield mum-of-two Kirsty Ball discovered when she went into labour weighing 23 stones. But the experience changed her life for the better
Global warming, terrorism and the state of the economy are just three of the big issues facing us in 2016 - issues that we’ll be looking at in a series of features. Today we ask if Islamophobia is as big a threat to peace and stability in the UK as the extremists we all fear?
Holme Valley writer Annabel Pitcher sees her third novel, Silence is Goldfish, published today. A lot has changed in the four years since her first book, My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece, was snapped up in a bidding war. She’s become a mother - and a champion for those suffering from mental health problems
The Huddersfield Daily Examiner is the leading morning title read throughout the Huddersfield and Holmfirth areas.
With a daily circulation of 18,241 (ABC July-Dec 2012) and every issue read by 49,374 (JICREG 1/10/12) we are the area’s favourite and most trusted newspaper.
Our www.examiner.co.uk website is the number one local news website in the area with 250,000 unique users and almost 2,000,000 page views a month*, 44% of who are in the desirable ABC1 socio-economic groups.
Roy Wright was appointed editor of The Huddersfield Daily Examiner in 2002. Prior to this he was assistant editor of The Liverpool Echo for three years. He has also worked at the Hull Daily Mail as well as a number of Press agencies.
Roy grew up in Burnley, Lancashire and has worked in the local newspaper industry for 25 years.