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Live: Huddersfield breaking news updates, sport latest, travel and M62 traffic news, plus weather on Oct 30

Follow our live updates through the day to get the latest breaking news in Huddersfield, weather forecasts, sport latest, plus travel and traffic updates

Moldgreen man Gareth Fisher who attacked two people at a house party heard voices in his head

Fisher pleaded guilty to two attacks at a flat in Berry Brow and may be sent to prison

WATCH: Shocking footage of moments West Yorkshire Fire crews came under attack last Bonfire Night

Fire service reveals Kirklees firefighters were also attacked with fireworks TWICE last November

Dementia patients given a month to find new accommodation as Fartown nursing home Abbey Place shuts

Families and staff reeling from sudden closure decision

Huddersfield expert Geraldine O'Hara on front line in Sierra Leone tackling Ebola

Desperate measures to save lives

Live: Huddersfield breaking news updates, sport latest, travel and M62 traffic news, plus weather on Oct 29

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Follow our live updates through the day to get the latest breaking news in Huddersfield, sport latest, weather forecasts plus travel and traffic updates

Golcar Scout and community centre asset transfer bid put into question despite being given go-ahead by Kirklees Council three months ago

4th Huddersfield Golcar Scout Group does not know whether its asset transfer bid will continue as planned due to confusion over management

Grand Old Lady of motoring brings Huddersfield connection to classic car show

The 1935 Rolls Royce records glorious motoring past

Man attacked with machete at his home in Crosland Moor

Man, 43, suffered slash wounds to his leg during attack at his home

Award-winning music star DJ Yoda to headline at Huddersfield's Festival of Light

Unique sci-fi film and music show for St George's Square

Huddersfield expat teen Cameron Keith becomes youngest ever person to swim notorious 26 mile Hawaiian Ka'iwi Channel

It took long distance swimmer Cameron, who grew up in Dalton, 13 hours 55 minutes to complete the swim

Long-serving matron Dianne Ashton retires from NHS

Farewell to nurse at hospitals

Baroness Pinnock of Cleckheaton sworn in at House of Lords

Long-serving Kirklees councillor aims to make her voice heard in Parliament

Mirfield Railway Station car park spaces could increase by almost 700 per cent as part of massive multi million pound train operator boost

The much-welcomed news could be just one of several essential improvements at the station to bring it up to '21st century standard'

Live Breaking News

  • Good morning Huddersfield. Just checking the latest for you now. There's been an attack in Crosland Moor last night. I will see what else has happened now.

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  • I'm logging off now and my colleague Louise Cooper will be take over live blog duties for a while.

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  • SPORT: Lee Clark has returned to management having been named Blackpool's new boss just 10 days after parting ways with fellow Sky Bet Championship strugglers Birmingham.

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  • TRAVEL: The problems on the roads around Dewsbury, reported earlier, have now eased.

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  • TWEET: Will you be buying sweets to hand out this Halloween or closing the curtains in the hope no-one knocks.

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  • NEWS: We've updated story about missing William Dunk  as mountain rescue teams are called in to search for the 74-year-old.

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  • TRAVEL: Traffic congestion on A644 Webster Hill into town at A638 Dewsbury Ring Road.

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  • FEATURES: Thursday thrills aren't hard to find in West Yorkshire today!

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  • NEWS: My colleague Louise Cooper has just spoken to police about missing man William Dunk, whose whereabouts is still unknown.

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  • TRAVEL: A644 Wakefield Road busy but moving at A62 Cooper Bridge Road (Cooper Bridge Roundabout).

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  • NEWS: A top DJ has been named as the headline act for Huddersfield’s Festival of Light.

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Nostalgia: This week's picture gallery is from the Examiner in October, 1991 - Are you featured?

The Big Picture: Ian Marshall's shots from around Yorkshire

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's The Savages at The Foresters, Crosland Moor

Vote for your 14 Huddersfield Town legends to take part in The Pink Link Walkway Of Legends

Yorkshire Jets toppled by Manchester Thunder as netball draws big crowd in Huddersfield

Restaurant review: Hare and Hounds at Upper Hopton

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Property of the Week: The Barn in Helme

96 hour fire service strike set for Huddersfield's Bonfire weekend

Fire Service warns this will be the toughest test yet for contingency measures

Man attacked with machete at his home in Crosland Moor

Man, 43, suffered slash wounds to his leg during attack at his home

Huge new climbing boulder set to give Huddersfield kids the chance to hit the heights

Village group delighted at new play feature

Moldgreen man Gareth Fisher who attacked two people at a house party heard voices in his head

Fisher pleaded guilty to two attacks at a flat in Berry Brow and may be sent to prison

Shane Sheard caught drink-driving after taking his wife to see Castle Hill

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The plumber, from Honley, was banned from the road by Kirklees magistrates

Car theft gang stole vehicles worth £300,000 from across Yorkshire

Car thieves (clockwise from top left) Ernest Moate, Dean Harding, Daniel Banks and Richard McInness
Thieves took cars on test drives - but never returned them

Baroness Pinnock of Cleckheaton sworn in at House of Lords

Long-serving Kirklees councillor aims to make her voice heard in Parliament

Andrew Jackson: David Cameron on collision course in Leeds - with a jogger

Security blooper as Leeds jogger runs into PM Cameron

Andrew Jackson: Cameron puts faith in HS2 to win northern votes

But will hi speed link between Leeds and Manchester help Huddersfield

Huddersfield expert Geraldine O'Hara on front line in Sierra Leone tackling Ebola

Desperate measures to save lives

Top fertility docs offer Huddersfield and Calderdale couples chance to talk about getting pregnant

Fertility team at Calderdale and Huddersfield Foundation Trust. Consultant urologist Karol Rogawski and consultant gynaecologist and obstetrician Martin de Bono (right)
Hospital experts offer confidential email service durnig Fertility Awareness Week

Huddersfield GP concerned about ethics of NHS £55 bonus plan for dementia diagnoses

Kirkburton doc says Government plan will open up "ethical dilemmas"

Farnley Tyas firm to exhibit at regional fair

At Home in the Country, a homware firm based at Farnley Tyas, is taking part in a major Christmas fair in Harrogate

LV= reports "good" performance in trying times

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Insurance group LV= said life sales increased during the first nine months of 2014 although margins were lower

UKTI unveils Export Week programme

Kirklees companies will get advice and information about export opportunities during a week of events in November

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.

Tributes flood in for Huddersfield scientist Laura Cliffe who lost 13-year battle with eating disorder

Woman loses 13-year fight with anorexia

5-4-3-2-1! Counting down to The Manfreds visit to Ravenscliffe High School in Halifax

Band lines up for return visit to favourite school
 

Videos & Photos

WATCH: Shocking footage of moments West Yorkshire Fire crews came under attack last Bonfire Night

Huddersfield expert Geraldine O'Hara on front line in Sierra Leone tackling Ebola

Award-winning music star DJ Yoda to headline at Huddersfield's Festival of Light

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