A major stroke left Elizabeth Johnson unable to speak or stand unaided and yet today she is a professional dog walker. Continuing our two-part look at strokes, this week’s Living meets a patient who was determined to recover
The use of digital technology is second nature to the vast majority of children today and almost all play computer games. But should parents be exercising tighter control over how long their youngsters spend ‘gaming’?
What happens to the canine waifs and strays in Kirklees and Calderdale? If they’re lucky they end up with one of the county’s dog rescue organisations, where they are given the chance of a new life with new owners. For the rest, the outlook is grim. A new rescue and rehoming charity is hoping to save as many ill-treated and neglected dogs as possible
Huddersfield Examiner, Pennine Business Park, Longbow Close, Bradley Road, Huddersfield, HD2 1GQ
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.