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Paddock blaze started by aerosol cans exploding in the sun

Fire spread from cans to timber and then house says Huddersfield Watch Commander Mark Hemingway

Thirty bike guard of honour for motorcyclist Stefan Warner's funeral

Fellow bikers turn out in numbers to pay their respects to the 30-year-old who died after an accident in Bradley

1,900 call for free Huddersfield town bus to be saved

Petition by Huddersfield Partnership shows people have an interest in saving the bus, organisers say

Police hunt yobs who forced train to stop in Huddersfield

CCTV images put out in a bid to track down teens who abused a train guard before pulling the emergency cord

Video and pictures: Fire rips through Paddock house and garden

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Flames shoot high into the sky as fire spreads through house sending up plumes of black smoke

Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

Caught on Camera
Images may be of both potential suspects or witnesses

Thieves stealing stone from Mirfield could be making getaway - by canal boat

Councillor floats unusual theory after stone found stashed

MISSING: Police concern for Colne Valley High School girl Leah Stone

West Yorkshire Police appeal to help trace Leah Stone from Longwood

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Dean and Janet Hoyle 12th on the Yorkshire rich list

The Sunday Times Rich List shows Card Factory founders Dean and Janet Hoyle are the 12th wealthiest in Yorkshire

Clerk Appleyard in court after befriending two children and assaulting them when they went to his Mirfield flat

The 52-year-old was described as a loner who would make friends with youngsters by offering them alcohol and cigarettes

Dewsbury taxi driver stabbed in hand during robbery

A 20-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident which happened at Whitcliffe Road, Cleckheaton

Missing Longwood girl Leah Elstone found safe and well

West Yorkshire Police thank the public and the media for their support to help trace Leah

Retired Kirklees Council gardener Peter Fawcett condemns 'mowing cuts'

Campaigner fears decline of parkland, verges and flowerbeds
Kirklees Magistrates Court in Huddersfield.

Cleckheaton sex offender used a library computer to search for children online

37-year-old Tony Spencer given a community order for breaching a court order

Biker Mark Holmes' crash left pillion passenger with severe leg injuries

Leeds Crown Court
20-year-old given a suspended jail term and must pay victim Joshua Pierce £2,000 compensation

Appeal for man who reported inappropriate behaviour in Dewbury Bus Station toilets to come forward

Police need to follow up enquires and speak to a man who reported the incident to security\n180315Bdewsbury

Clerk Appleyard in court after befriending two children and assaulting them when they went to his Mirfield flat

The 52-year-old was described as a loner who would make friends with youngsters by offering them alcohol and cigarettes

Lockwood man Russell Bland jailed for beating girlfriend Victoria Coduri

He also pleaded guilty to two other charges at Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Serial killer Mark Nash was quizzed over Fartown woman's murder

Mark Nash. left, and murder victim Dorothy Wood, 94
Police questioned Mark Nash over Dorothy Wood's murder but no charges were brought
Market Square, Huddersfield

Huddersfield's would-be MPs to be quizzed by you

Final series of hustings for the general election 2015 candidates in Huddersfield

1,900 call for free Huddersfield town bus to be saved

Petition by Huddersfield Partnership shows people have an interest in saving the bus, organisers say

Last chance to grill Colne Valley candidates with general election hustings in Marsden

Marsden Mechanics Hall
All seven candidates will hold a public Q&A session

New drugs gel research at University of Huddersfield could help millions

Pioneering technique could help millions

Student Morgan Sykes fights back after being diagnosed with cancer just weeks after her 18th birthday

Friends and family rally round brave Morgan as she undergoes gruelling chemotherapy

Family and Health: Has the time come to give patients real end-of-life choices?

After losing a parent to a rare neurological condition Hilarie Stelfox asks if assisted suicide should be an option for those who want it.

Hansen Industrial Transmissions to close Huddersfield site

Hansen Industrial Transmissions is moving its sales and servicing operations from Huddersfield to Hull and Antwerp

Close Brothers highlights AIA deadline

The Annual Investment Allowance could help firms buying assets to substantially reduce their next tax demand, says Mike Randall

R3 says tide is turning for transport sector

Fewer firms in Yorkshire's transport and haulage sector have a higher than normal risk of insolvency, research shows

Man of the people leads the Almondbury renaissance

In the second of our Huddersfield through school tours, Examiner education reporter Linda Whitwam visits Almondbury Community School.

Drama with a side order of fish and chips

Fish and chips is our island nation on a plate, says playwright Deborah McAndrew.

Huddersfield University student Natalie Williamson to exhibit her design work at a major trade show in New York

She will showcase her wares at Surtex, which is used by artists who seek to sell and licence their designs
 

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Paddock blaze started by aerosol cans exploding in the sun

Thirty bike guard of honour for motorcyclist Stefan Warner's funeral

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Caught on Camera: can you put names to faces on CCTV pictures released by West Yorkshire Police?

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