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HSBC branch at Denby Dale to close.

Police respond to armed robbery at HSBC Denby Dale

Two masked men smashed front window with hammers at the bank in Wakefield Road

Milnsbridge firm Lexcast Ltd closing with loss of almost 20 jobs

Lexcast Polymers at Ashbrow Mills in Huddersfield.
A company supplying cast acryilic sheets for the bathroom industry is closing its Huddersfield factory

Brothers jailed over £50m heroin smuggling racket in Batley

Leeds Crown Court
Brothers jailed over £50m Batley heroin smuggling racket

Huddersfield Town ace Adam Clayton could dye beard blue and white for top charity

Soccer hero aims to raise £3,000 for Town Foundation charity

Kirklees College worker Adam Crump wins almost £5,000 on TV quiz show The Chase

Adam Crump and his team land £19,000 prize on The Chase

Pottery project helps mould new community of artists

Holme Valley Sharing Memories group used the artform to help several residents of Honley's Enfield Down Mental Health Unit learn new skills

Police respond to armed robbery at HSBC Denby Dale

HSBC branch at Denby Dale to close.
Two masked men smashed front window with hammers at the bank in Wakefield Road

Poignant memories for former builder Raymond Wilson as Huddersfield University's sports hall is torn down

Huddersfield man's memories over demolition work in town

Launch of new-look Neighbourhood Policing in Kirklees at Riverhead Brewery, Peel Street, Marsden - West Yorkshire Chief Constable Mark Gilmore and West Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson.

West Yorkshire Police recruitment drive launched for Special Constables

Special Constables have the same powers as police and are volunteers

Bogus callers visit homes in Almondbury and Lindley in two separate distraction burglaries

Police warning bogus callers operating in the area and warn residents to be vigilant

Pay back £83,000 - or go to jail: judge's warning to fraudster Sheed Raj

Bradford Crown Court
Sheed Raj, 33, admitted fraudulently obtaining three houses and money laundering
Marsden Mechanics Hall

As Kirklees Council looks to devolve money and power to the communities - we ask experts for their view

Community, politics expert and Area Committee chair of what Kirklees can do to devolve power

Councillor asks: what happened to the much-wanted u-turn on parking charges?

Brighouse member wants to know why Calderdale is still charging when the budget agreed a reversal

Almondbury Lib Dem Clr James Blanchard to stand down from Kirklees Council next year to fight Parliamentary battle in York

James Blanchard
Lib Dem James Blanchard bids to become MP for York Outer

Pottery project helps mould new community of artists

Holme Valley Sharing Memories group used the artform to help several residents of Honley's Enfield Down Mental Health Unit learn new skills

Skin cancer rates in Yorkshire doubled since 1990s

Beach holiday
Growth of sunshine package holidays blamed

Anti A&E cuts protesters form Band Together For Our NHS to try and halt proposals

Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
Group seeking legal advice to halt A&E axe proposal
Dean and Janet Hoyle

Card Factory formerly owned by Huddersfield Town chairman Dean Hoyle set to float on the stock exchange

The greetings card retailer founded by Huddersfield Town chairman Dean Hoyle is to list on the stock exchange

Halifax Fan Company notches up 50 years of success

A large centrifugal fan supplied by Brighouse-based Halifax Fan to a steel works in Redcar
Investment in tooling, training and a factory in China has helped Brighouse firm Halifax Fan Company become a global leader in its industry

10 Associates of Mirfield makes two key appointments

Jon Banks and Peter Chana have joined 10 Associates as senior designer and senior creative artworker
Mirfield-based brand and design consultancy 10 Associates has recruited Jon Banks and Peter Chana to the team
Syrian University of Huddersfield student Sleman Shwaish invited to Queen's garden party on June 12

Syrian Hudersfield University student to dine with the Queen in thanks for his life saving work in Aleppo

Sleman Shwaish, 26, will attend the special British Red Cross event on June 12, due to dedicating four years to voluntary work

Andrew Jackson: Children grow up so fast in our society

Starting early
A girl of 9 pregnant and a boy of 7 a smoker

Huddersfield University expert tackles problems of young unemployed

New study by Huddersfield expert to help young people

Live Breaking News

  • NEWS: Looks like the Royal Oak at Paddock Head is set to be sold within hours.

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  • TRAVEL: A62 Castlegate/Queensgate busy but moving around A616 Chapel Hill.

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  • NEWS: Masked men armed with hammers struck at the HSBC bank in Denby Dale during an attempted robbery this morning.

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  • NEWS: It seems the seemingly never-ending saga of the battle between the parties at Blakeborough Social & Sports Club, Brighouse, is still not over.

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  • TRAVEL: Traffic moving well on A62 Castlegate / Queensgate around A616 Chapel Hill.

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  • That's it from me on the Examiner Live blog. Still trying to get an update on Denby Dale robbery. Robert will be with you in a jiffy. Bye!

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  • TRAVEL: Owing to a train fault, the 12:36 Sheffield to Huddersfield due 13:49 is being delayed at Meadowhall.

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  • Crime: Road policing team doing a great job over in Bradford. Check out their tweet below!

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  • BUSINESS: Milnsbridge firm Lexcast Ltd closing with loss of almost 20 jobs. See the latest here.

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  • What a fantastic effort with the pedal for pounds fundraisers! We have our own Graham Brown taking part and wish him and all the guys the best on their travels. See the latest here.

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Poignant memories for former builder Raymond Wilson as Huddersfield University's sports hall is torn down

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