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Golf club website hacked with religious message and gun image

Crosland Heath golfers logged on to find the club's site had been infiltrated by someone claiming to be a renowned Moroccan hacker

Do you recognise this knife-wielding robber who raided One Stop Shop in Almondbury?

Police release chilling CCTV images which capture robbery

Driver was more than twice the legal limit when he crashed after his grandmother's funeral

Thomas Mellor's brother - a ski instructor - broke his ankle in the accident

Teacher Brendan O'Brien accused of sex assaults against boys denies charges as he gives evidence

"I have never touched children in that way" he tells the jury at Leeds Crown Court

Former manager at David Brown in court charged with stealing more than £100,000 from the company

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
Craig Vear denies stealing money from the Crosland Moor firm and also a separate fraud charge

Worst weather of the winter heading Huddersfield's way on Wednesday

Watch the forecast hour by hour says Huddersfield weather expert Paul Stevens

LOOK: Huddersfield's leisure centre a step closer as 1m litres of water are pumped into pools

Huddersfield's three new swimming pools are now being filled with water

Live: Huddersfield breaking news, sport updates, travel and M62 traffic news, plus weather on Jan 27

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Holocaust memorial candle by artist Anish Kapoor to be lit at Dewsbury Town Hall

Dewsbury Town Hall
Candle artwork one of 70 to be lit to commemorate 70 years since liberation of Auschwitz

Bank of Mum and Dad pays out £2.3bn in Yorkshire

Look after the pennies and the pounds will take care of themselves
The Equity Release Council says one in six of Yorkshire's over 55s are helping fund their adult offspring and grandchildren

Brighouse woman Jane Speller to hold fundraising night for a non-animal medical research charity Dr Hadwen Trust

The buffet and quiz night will be held next month in aid of the Dr Hadwen Trust

Search is underway for Huddersfield's Pet Idol

Do you own the cutest pet in our circulation area

Save Butterley Spillway Group contines battle to save Victorian stucture from tonnes of concrete

Butterley Reservoir Spillway, Marsden.
Planning inquiry goes on after Kirklees Council drops its objections

Live Breaking News

  • CRIME: A man has been jailed for 14 months after he punched another outside a Marsden pub,  causing him to fracture his skull when he went down to the ground.

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  • NATIONAL NEWS: Millions of people across the world will today mark the heart-wrenching 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.

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  • TRAVEL: Slow traffic on M62 Eastbound between J23 A640 / A643 (Huddersfield) and J25 A644 (Brighouse).

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  • EVENT: A free bus will be put on for anti-fracking campaigners on Thursday.

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  • FIRE: First up are details of a mystery fire that took place last night in southowram.

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  • Good morning, everyone, and a very happy Tuesday to you all. Let's keep our fingers crossed for another bright day like yesterday - and for no return of the dreaded snow!

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  • Roads: Fairly clear out and about at the moment.

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  • Hello and welcome to the Huddersfield Daily Examiner's live blog on Tuesday January 27.

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Real life CSI: Behind the scenes look at fascinating world of West Yorkshire Police’s Scientific Support Department

Property of the Week is Fleminghouse Lane in Waterloo - Take a look inside

Nostagia: It's back to January 1985 for this week's All Our Yesterdays - Are you pictured?

Have a look inside this week's pick of the properties: Moor House in Farnley Tyas

Houses of Parliament

What did Kirklees' MPs get up to in Parliament during 2014? Find out here

Take a look around Ian and Linda Wiggins' home on Hollybank Road in Upper Cumberworth - It's our Property of the Week

Will you be taking the Dry January challenge?

Dry January: could you give up booze for one month?

Dewsbury Town Hall

Holocaust memorial candle by artist Anish Kapoor to be lit at Dewsbury Town Hall

Candle artwork one of 70 to be lit to commemorate 70 years since liberation of Auschwitz

Mystery blaze discovered by nine-year-old boy at Adgil Farm in Southowram

Fire investigation underway

Examiner reporter Chloe Glover becomes accident victim as part of West Yorkshire Fire Service training session

Firefighters are in the frontline when it comes to serious smashes on the road. Examiner reporter Chloe Glover became a crash victim during a training session for Cleckheaton Fire Station’s Green Watch crew at the Motorhog scrapyard at Cooper Bridge.

Teacher Brendan O'Brien accused of sex assaults against boys denies charges as he gives evidence

"I have never touched children in that way" he tells the jury at Leeds Crown Court

Do you recognise this knife-wielding robber who raided One Stop Shop in Almondbury?

Police release chilling CCTV images which capture robbery

62-year-old Almondbury drugs mule Penderel Evans jailed for £240,000 drugs offences

Caught red-handed bringing drugs back into West Yorkshire from Liverpool
Karen Wynard

Karen Wynard, of Eastwood Financial Services examines the implications of changes to the rules governing pension death benefits

Individuals will have the freedom to pass on their unused defined contribution (DC) pension savings to any nominated beneficiary when they die

Turbo Precision Components ordered to take down 'illegal' banner advertising new jobs

Firm slams Kirklees Council for failing to support growing businesses

Thousands of Huddersfield children living in fuel poverty

Many have trouble sleeping because bedrooms are too cold

Thousands of Huddersfield children living in fuel poverty

Many have trouble sleeping because bedrooms are too cold

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary completes refurb of first hospital operating theatre

One down five to go as modernisation project continues

TB rates in Kirklees second worst in Yorkshire as health chief says it "should be consigned to history"

Tuberculosis bacteria
Public Health England announces £11.5m fund to tackle the disease
Karen Wynard

Karen Wynard, of Eastwood Financial Services examines the implications of changes to the rules governing pension death benefits

Individuals will have the freedom to pass on their unused defined contribution (DC) pension savings to any nominated beneficiary when they die

Lightwater Valley secures energy savings

Orchard Energy in Elland has helped Lightwater Valley in North Yorkshire cut its energy use by £50,000

Common Purpose promotion for Claire Bennett

The regional operations director for leadership development body Common Purpose will now lead its activities across the north

Common Purpose promotion for Claire Bennett

The regional operations director for leadership development body Common Purpose will now lead its activities across the north

University accommodation in Huddersfield: One-bedroom luxury studio flat costs more than five-bedroom detached house

Students living in Aspley House and Little Aspley House can use a £500k 'social space' with cinema, gym and games room

Teacher Brendan O'Brien accused of sex assaults against boys denies charges as he gives evidence

"I have never touched children in that way" he tells the jury at Leeds Crown Court
 

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Examiner reporter Chloe Glover becomes accident victim as part of West Yorkshire Fire Service training session

University accommodation in Huddersfield: One-bedroom luxury studio flat costs more than five-bedroom detached house

Do you recognise this knife-wielding robber who raided One Stop Shop in Almondbury?

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