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Huddersfield Royal Infirmary staff confused after briefing from Locala

Fears for the future amid changes to services

Woman suffers broken cheekbone during Huddersfield town centre attack

31-year-old woman hit in Northumberland Street takeaway Centro's

Live: Huddersfield breaking news, sport updates, travel and M62 traffic news, plus weather on August 31

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Bingo! Huddersfield Mecca caller Dale Wilson named host of the year after his laugh-a-minute sessions

He beat competitors from across the country in Leeds

Shepley charity Growing Works blossoms after Kirklees funding boost

Growing Works: Pictured is James Taylor, 9, from Huddersfield, Lucas Town,8, from Huddersfield, Millie Ebanks, 10, from Dewsbury, Mia Ebanks, 8, from Dewsbury, Marcus Ebanks, 3, from Dewsbury
Health bodies and council aim to support community projects

North Kirklees mums to get new birthing centre at Dewsbury hospital

Mid Yorkshire Trust set to move baby doctors to Pinderfields

Live Breaking News

  • That's it from me...Dave is the last blogger on this Bank Holiday Monday.

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  • NEWS:  Nothing to do? Bored on a bank holiday looking at the Examiner blog?  Why not cast your eyes over our latest caught on camera gallery and see if you can see any criminals.  Make yourself useful!

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  • HTAFC:  At least one sports journalist is saying Butterfield has gone to Derby.  Do I know if it's true...no not for sure. But it looks like it may well be confirmed in the next 24 hours.

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  • TRAVEL:  The earlier M1 issue near Wakey has cleared but there's a few jams closer to home at Cooper Bridge and in Lockwood.

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  • NEWS:  A Huddersfield bingo caller has been named as the best in Britain.  And we've now found out he's a copper too!  I'm wondering if he's ever thrown any bingo calls into his arrest cautions?

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  • TRAVEL:  A dreary Monday made even worse by crashes.  Avoid the M1 south near Wakey if you want a quick journey.

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  • NEWS:  Hello...I'm taking over the blog now.  You've probably had your letter about your bin collection by now.  Are you bothered?  If you don't know anything, here's a tweet that might help.

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  • 'No go' for lorries here!

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  • Residents helped move this tree branch this morning which has fallen in the road in Pymroyd Lane, Milnsbridge.

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  • Three people have been arrested and one of them was injured during a fracas in Marsh last night.

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What's on near you this Bank Holiday weekend

August Bank Holiday weekend: What's on in West Yorkshire?

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's Scholes Cricket Club's Beer Festival

Artist's impression of the proposed £3.8m development at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Yorkshire Sculpture Park announce plans for new £3.8m visitor centre

TV presenter Alex Brooker said he wouldn't want to live in Huddersfield

Alex Brooker apologises for Last Leg comments... and wins back Huddersfield's love

Leeds International Beer Festival 2015

Cheers! Leeds International Beer Festival returns next weekend - here's all the info you need

All Our Yesterdays this week goes back to 1991 - are you pictured?

Proud to call Huddersfield home?

Here's three reasons Huddersfield is a GREAT place to live... now send us yours!

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary staff confused after briefing from Locala

Fears for the future amid changes to services

Three men arrested after fracas in Marsh KFC

Police were called at 10.40pm to Westbourne Road in Marsh

Obituary: Ernie Bradley

Family man emigrated to Canada and set up Brook Motors plant

Sex offender and disgraced teacher Stephen Grant dies in Thailand — where he had been working at a school

Colleague tells how sex offender tricked his way into school post

Lexus Wakefield in court after spitting at police officer who arrested him for putting bottle of vodka down his trousers

Lexus Wakefield
Lexus Wakefield was upset as shoppers were staring at him as he was escorted by police through Asda

Slaithwaite travel agency robbery suspect's description released after knife raid

Staff, who had just opened the Kiln Hill branch for the day, were unhurt in the incident

Denis Kilcommons: Huddersfield – such a great place to live

I had to laugh when I saw the results of a survey that ranked Huddersfield as one of the worst places to live in Britain.

Town centre CRISIS: Business leaders call for drastic action to fill more than 30 vacant units in Huddersfield

More than 30 shops are up for sale or to let in Huddersfield Town Centre
They want to see cheaper business rates, leases and parking along with more pop up shops and art

Greenhead Park gang attack spark extra police patrols call

Police are investigating after the incident in Greenhead Park
A woman was in the park with four young children when she was surrounded by a group of 12-15 teenagers who verbally abused and spat at her

One in ten in Kirklees at risk of developing type 2 diabetes

Health officials to launch new scheme amid fears of thousands of new cases

Government offers 31m to help buy new Yorkshire Air Ambulance

The Yorkshire Air Ambulance in action on the Yorkshire moors
Plea from Geoffrey Boycott to Chancellor

E-cigs may be reason for almost 1,000 fewer Kirklees smokers signing up to official NHS quitting service

Government says it may get GPs to prescribe E-cigs
Pies and pints will contribute to Town's balance sheet

Huddersfield Town get percentage of food and drink sales at John Smith's Stadium

Now with French hospitality giant Sodexo Prestige having taken over the catering contract, Town chairman Dean Hoyle has negotiated a share of the pie

Businesses must make sure they backup their data, says Michael Branford, of Crest IT

Following on from last month’s look at IT security, this month’s focus in on data backups

Which local nominee should be crowned a 2015 Digital Hero? You decide

Meet the two locals who are making a real difference in their community and find out how you can support them

Sex offender and disgraced teacher Stephen Grant dies in Thailand — where he had been working at a school

Colleague tells how sex offender tricked his way into school post

Student Shaun Poucher plans charity run in dad's memory

Shaun Poucher is taking part in the Great North Run in his dad John's memory.
Fundraising on behalf of Macmillan Cancer Support

All Saints GCSE results 2015

Full list of GCSE results for All Saints students in the August 2015 results
 

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Three men arrested after fracas in Marsh KFC

Woman suffers broken cheekbone during Huddersfield town centre attack

More than 30 shops are up for sale or to let in Huddersfield Town Centre

Town centre CRISIS: Business leaders call for drastic action to fill more than 30 vacant units in Huddersfield

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