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Three arrested after broad-daylight stabbing at Relish Piri Piri in Wakefield Road, Huddersfield

Police incident, Wakefield Road, Aspley, Huddersfield.
Victim was taken by ambulance to Leeds General Infirmary

LOOK: Evocative pictures as Huddersfield Scooter Club celebrate 30th anniversary

The club is preparing to mark their 30th anniversary with a special get-together on Saturday, November 8, with a concert at The Irish Centre by famed Huddersfield mod band The Killermeters

Troubled Tesco deal for Huddersfield town centre won't affect Kirklees coffers, say council chiefs

Tesco
Kirklees says they have a legal agreement with the troubled supermarket giant

M62 wrong way crash: Holmfirth victim remains in hospital a week after incident

Crash on M62
Holmfirth woman was driving an Audi on the M62 when she was hit head-on by Vauxhall car

Festival of Light 2014: Frozen singalong revealed for event - plus more acts revealed

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Plenty of attractions for families but main stage act has yet to be announced

Man stabbed in Birkby street brawl where gangs clashed with sticks and bars after car crash

The incident unfolded at around 11pm when police received reports of men fighting in the street with sticks and bars and a man being assaulted

Would-be thief breaks both legs in fall after attempted burglary at Clayton West

Yorkshire Ambulance Service
Ambulance responded to man who had fallen from scaffolding in the early hours of the morning

Mum walking child to school finds man's body hanging from tree in Track Road, Batley

A man, thought to be aged 20 and Eastern European, was found hanging from a tree in parkland off Track Road, Batley
Police called as parents and children make way to school

Property of the Week: The Barn in Helme

After living in the small village of Helme for 17 years, Stuart and Cindy McLain are upping sticks and heading for the warmer climes of Turkey

New Starters 2014: even more Huddersfield youngsters pictured as they start school

Latest new starter pictures
We asked schools to send in pictures of the youngsters beginning their school journey - see our updated gallery

A and E performance slips as Huddersfield and Calderdale doctors hit by surge of extra patients

Calderdale Royal Hospital
Huddersfield MP says struggles show plan to consolidate emergency units is flawed

New technology for Kirklees vehicles backed

Kirklees Council
Cabinet yesterday agreed to add tracker systems and on-board vehicle weighing systems for a new fleet of vehicles

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Illustrated talk at library tells tale of Huddersfield WW1 soldier's love letters to sweetheart at home

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's Mod Revue at Golcar Royal British Legion

4,000 votes, 202 pictures, one town: winners of Examiner calendar for 2015 revealed

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Little Horrors 2014: send us snaps of your kids kitted out ready for Halloween

Nostalgia: it's 1990 in Huddersfield - are you pictured?

Property of the Week: Sunny Bank road in Meltham

CBeebies star Dr Ranj to switch on Huddersfield Christmas lights

Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Would-be thief breaks both legs in fall after attempted burglary at Clayton West

Ambulance responded to man who had fallen from scaffolding in the early hours of the morning

Driver Michael Gledhill warned to expect jail after collision which left John Radford with severe brain damage

John Radford
Judge adjourns sentence until November

Three arrested after broad-daylight stabbing at Relish Piri Piri in Wakefield Road, Huddersfield

Police incident, Wakefield Road, Aspley, Huddersfield.
Victim was taken by ambulance to Leeds General Infirmary
Kevin Scullin, who claims he was a victim of sexual abuse at the Mirfield Junior Seminary run by the Verona Fathers, pictured there in 1967

Men who claimed they were sexually abused as boys by Verona Fathers in Mirfield settle out of court for £120,000

The 11 men were training to be priests at the Mirfield Junior Seminary run by the Verona Fathers, an Italian missionary order

West Yorkshire Police has improved 'rape recording' in wake of government report

New processes have been implemented after crime recording audit highlighted errors

Marcus Nicholson-North propositioned sexually confused teenage Huddersfield boy, court told

Leeds Crown Court
Nicholson-North had initially become a friend to the 15-year-old on Facebook after learning that the boy wondered whether he was bi-sexual
Calderdale Royal Hospital

A and E performance slips as Huddersfield and Calderdale doctors hit by surge of extra patients

Huddersfield MP says struggles show plan to consolidate emergency units is flawed

Official: Tesco put in planning application for Golcar's Rising Sun pub

Rising Sun, Leymoor Road, Golcar
If planning permission is granted, the Leymoor Road pub will become a Tesco Express, creating around 20 jobs

Aaaw! Cute pup Cosmo, owned by Dewsbury MP Simon Reevell, aims to be Parliament's top dog

Simon Reevell MP's dog Cosmo
Simon and fox terrier hope to succeed in dog-eat-dog world of politics

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

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

Family and Health: Campaigning for MS awareness in the Asian community

Ranjit Kaur was surprised to learn that MS is a hidden disease among members of the Asian community.

Two Colne Valley GP surgeries with 10,000 patients announce plans to merge due to funding issues

Marsden Health Centre and Colne Valley Family Doctors will pool resources

Travel tots taking the hassle out of holidays

A Waterloo-based private maternity nurse is helping parents with small children have hassle-free holidays

Standard Wool appoints new directors

Paul Hughes Snr (left), group managing director of Standard Wool, with Paul Hughes Jnr, group trading director
A textile firm with operations in Dewsbury has strengthened its group board with three key appointments

Brake urges employers to focus on road safety

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Too few employers are acting to ensure people who drive for work are being safe on the roads, says charity Brake
Frozen movie

Festival of Light 2014: Frozen singalong revealed for event - plus more acts revealed

Plenty of attractions for families but main stage act has yet to be announced

Men who claimed they were sexually abused as boys by Verona Fathers in Mirfield settle out of court for £120,000

Kevin Scullin, who claims he was a victim of sexual abuse at the Mirfield Junior Seminary run by the Verona Fathers, pictured there in 1967
The 11 men were training to be priests at the Mirfield Junior Seminary run by the Verona Fathers, an Italian missionary order

New Starters 2014: even more Huddersfield youngsters pictured as they start school

Latest new starter pictures
We asked schools to send in pictures of the youngsters beginning their school journey - see our updated gallery
 

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Police incident, Wakefield Road, Aspley, Huddersfield.

Three arrested after broad-daylight stabbing at Relish Piri Piri in Wakefield Road, Huddersfield

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Troubled Tesco deal for Huddersfield town centre won't affect Kirklees coffers, say council chiefs

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