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Former Atomic Kitten star Kerry Katona joins Huddersfield's Popkidz venture

Children's party venue Popkidz is expanding its operations with the backing of celebrity mum Kerry Katona

Jane Wood, mother of Laura Wood, tells of her relief at daughter's lucky escape as she trekked in Himalayas at the time of the earthquake

Golcar mum's relief that daughter avoided earthquake which has taken more than 2,500 lives

Syngenta accused of "dirty tricks" over couple's use of Dalton Grange for hospitality business

Mike and Kim Dean hit out over plans to demolish building

Traders in Huddersfield have computer link to police in new town centre crime crackdown

A private computer network will connect shops, businesses, pubs and clubs
Intranet helps shops, pubs and clubs fight back on crime

Lindley couple Theresa and Paul Frost must repay cash to elderly man they fleeced

Theresa & Paul Frost at Leeds Crown Court
Theresa Frost stole more than £70,000 yet must pay back only £10,000

"I heard Steve Bruce on the phone saying we needed a kitman....I said 'I'll do that!'"

Approaching his 23rd anniversary at Huddersfield Town, Andy Brook shares a few memories with the Examiner's Martin Shaw

Paddock blaze started by aerosol cans exploding in the sun

Fire spread from cans to timber and then house says Huddersfield Watch Commander Mark Hemingway

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Police warn of door step fraudsters after FOUR attempts in three days in Huddersfield

An Asian man is purporting to need urgent help and asking occupants to let him in their home

Man attacked in Huddersfield town centre in early hours of this morning

Man, 61, had been drinking and was followed and robbed

Huddersfield's Beaumont Park to host State of Decay zombie run

The undead set to come to life for Huddersfield charity

Parents slam FOUR year waiting list for mental health help in Kirklees

Autism spectrum diagnoses suspended after a shortage of staff

Kirklees mum warns her 10-year-old son could end up hurting her or harming himself because of NHS failures

Mum begs for help for "high risk" son

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  • TRAVEL:  Today's strike by bus drivers in Bradford working for First is affecting some Huddersfield and Calderdale routes. 

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  • NEWS: End of an era at Almondbury Junior School which has tutored children for almost 60 years.

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Three Towers fundraising cycle riders pay tribute to fallen of World War One

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LOOK: Huddersfield Scouts stage St George's Day parade in Beaumont Park

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LOOK: Hundreds of people take part in Huddersfield's tough road race

WATCH: £27m University new-build gets go-ahead at gateway to Huddersfield

Nick Lawton-over Wessenden Valley

Why love Yorkshire? Famous Kirklees men and women speak out about what makes the county so great

Record Store Day to be celebrated at Huddersfield's Vinyl Tap on April 18

This week's All Our Yesterday's looks back to April 1990 - Are you pictured?

Huddersfield's Beaumont Park to host State of Decay zombie run

The undead set to come to life for Huddersfield charity

Huddersfield temperatures due to drop again as spring is put on hold

Sleet and snow very likely claims weatherman Paul Stevens

Police warn of door step fraudsters after FOUR attempts in three days in Huddersfield

An Asian man is purporting to need urgent help and asking occupants to let him in their home
A private computer network will connect shops, businesses, pubs and clubs

Traders in Huddersfield have computer link to police in new town centre crime crackdown

Intranet helps shops, pubs and clubs fight back on crime

Lindley couple Theresa and Paul Frost must repay cash to elderly man they fleeced

Theresa & Paul Frost at Leeds Crown Court
Theresa Frost stole more than £70,000 yet must pay back only £10,000

Clerk Appleyard in court after befriending two children and assaulting them when they went to his Mirfield flat

The 52-year-old was described as a loner who would make friends with youngsters by offering them alcohol and cigarettes
The Colne Valley candidates

General Election 2015: Party manifestos from the Colne Valley candidates

Read candidates' plans for the Colne Valley

Huddersfield's would-be MPs to be quizzed by you

Final series of hustings for the general election 2015 candidates in Huddersfield

1,900 call for free Huddersfield town bus to be saved

Petition by Huddersfield Partnership shows people have an interest in saving the bus, organisers say

Direct Health aims to recruit 100 care workers

A recruitment drive is under way for care and support workers who can work in various parts of Kirklees and Calderdale

Kirklees mum warns her 10-year-old son could end up hurting her or harming himself because of NHS failures

Mum begs for help for "high risk" son

New drugs gel research at University of Huddersfield could help millions

Pioneering technique could help millions

Former Atomic Kitten star Kerry Katona joins Huddersfield's Popkidz venture

Children's party venue Popkidz is expanding its operations with the backing of celebrity mum Kerry Katona

Hansen Industrial Transmissions to close Huddersfield site

Hansen Industrial Transmissions is moving its sales and servicing operations from Huddersfield to Hull and Antwerp

Close Brothers highlights AIA deadline

The Annual Investment Allowance could help firms buying assets to substantially reduce their next tax demand, says Mike Randall
The Colne Valley candidates

General Election 2015: Party manifestos from the Colne Valley candidates

Read candidates' plans for the Colne Valley

Obituary: Former headteacher Jeffrey Dakers

Man taught thousands of Huddersfield youngsters

"I heard Steve Bruce on the phone saying we needed a kitman....I said 'I'll do that!'"

Approaching his 23rd anniversary at Huddersfield Town, Andy Brook shares a few memories with the Examiner's Martin Shaw
 

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