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Loo must be joking! What's the daftest thing you've dropped down the toilet?

Yorkshire Water lifts the lid on its sewer finds.

More snow on its way to Huddersfield in January, says Examiner weatherman Paul Stevens

And temperatures could fall to -6°C at night

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary A&E chief doctor rescued from snow by hero 4x4 driver

Consultant Mark Davies makes A&E night shift thanks to ex-footballer

Charities call for more help to stop vulnerable teenagers falling through the net

The Children’s Society and Shelter have made calls to help hundreds of young people in Kirklees and Calderdale to lead brighter lives
According to the Children’s Society, 497 teenagers between 16 and 17 years old are now at risk from cruelty, including sexual exploitation, in our area

Hundreds earn their festive dinner at Christmas Day Parkrun event in Greenhead Park

A total of 356 people joined the popular event for the third year running

Christmas in 1990: Take a look at our nostalgia pictures from 24 years ago - who do you recognise?

Famous names including the late Roy Castle and Mirfield's Wilf Lunn made the news - but so did hundreds of others

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  • That's all from me, I'm leaving you in the capable hands of my enthusiastic colleague, Chloe Glover.

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  • TRAVEL: Fog and visibility reduced on M62 between J18 M60 / M66 (Simister Island) and J20 A627(M) Rochdale. Many routes in the area are affected.

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  • This week's restaurant review is Primo in Huddersfield town centre.

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  • Motorists have slammed Kirklees Council for a lack of gritting which left hilly communities at the mercy of treacherous frozen snow and black ice over the festive weekend.

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  • Great day for walking.

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  • HTAFC: Well done to Town for their comeback yesterday. Huddersfield Town 2-1 Bolton Wanderers

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  • There's not much golf being played locally today - but 2014 has been a great year for the sport in Huddersfield.

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  • More snow is on its way to Huddersfield next month.

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  • A controversial decision over the future of a junior school is to be postponed and reconsidered.

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  • An historic textile mill is to be brought back into use by an expanding Huddersfield company.

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  • Traffic is building on Huddersfield's roads.

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Know your rights when returning gifts

Returning Christmas presents: everything you need to know

A family enjoys Christmas dinner together

Merry Christmas Huddersfield! Send us your Christmas day snaps

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Festive telly: What films are on TV on Christmas Day?

When snow was snow! Take a look back at Huddersfield in the snow in the 1940s, 50s and 60s

Christmas and Boxing Day sales: snap up bargains online and in-store with our guide

Plan your festive feast with our handy tool

How to cook the perfect Christmas dinner: timetable, recipes and top tips

What's your favourite part of Christmas dinner?

Festive feast! The 10 best things about Christmas dinner, as voted for by you

Obituary: Bandsman Granville Parker

Emley man involved with bands for more than 50 years

Cutting edge of 21st century education is right here in Huddersfield

State of the art Studio School a hit

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary A&E chief doctor rescued from snow by hero 4x4 driver

Consultant Mark Davies makes A&E night shift thanks to ex-footballer

Look: Huddersfield urban explorers capture spectacular images from town's deserted buildings

Newsome Clock Tower, St Peter's Building and Cellars Clough among the building explored

Number of sex offenders living in Kirklees and Calderdale up by a third in five years

Figures revealed under Freedom of Information request show number up a third in five years

Police in Kirklees arrest man wanted over theft from notorious concentration camp

International suspect held on M62

Kirklees Council rethinks decision not to expand Reinwood School after parents' outcry

Decision not to expand Reinwood JIN School will be reconsidered by Kirklees Council following parents' complaints

Pots of cash! Kirklees to get £6m to repair potholes over next six years

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Awarded by the Government, the fund will help English local authorities tackle potholes and improve local roads between 2015 and 2021

Examiner Business Review 2014

A look back at the year in business around the Kirklees area
Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Romania, India, Italy and Philippines next on list for Huddersfield hospital bosses searching for nursing staff

After struggling to find many new staff from the UK, hospital bosses decided to look overseas

Booze: The real story in Huddersfield from the doctors who have to deal with the results

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Hitting it hard over Christmas? Here's the unvarnished truth from medical experts in Huddersfield - take a look and know what the real story is

Inside the Huddersfield medicine factory that you may not know even existed

Huddersfield unit has been around for 50 years producing pills, potions and drugs and even adrenaline for the Carl Froch v George Groves world title fight

Wilkinson Woodward solicitor looks at settlement agreements

Settlement agreements can provide a clean and amicable break between employee and employer, says Jon Dyson

Brookhouse Training strikes gold

Cleckheaton-based Brookhouse Training has gained Gold Status for its Managed Learning Programme in gas training

Cutting edge of 21st century education is right here in Huddersfield

State of the art Studio School a hit

Kirklees Council rethinks decision not to expand Reinwood School after parents' outcry

Decision not to expand Reinwood JIN School will be reconsidered by Kirklees Council following parents' complaints

St Patrick's school children produce film to mark World War I Christmas truce

Ambitious project by pupils at Huddersfield school

 

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