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Huddersfield Chess team travel to West Bretton Village Hall tonight for the final of the Bill Lumley Rapidplay which will see around 50 or more players taking part.

Chess board

National News:

Junior doctors in England walk out for second time in row over pay and conditions, forcing cancellation of nearly 3,000 operations

National News:

The drink-driving limit in England and Wales could be lowered to make it illegal to drive after one pint of lager or a small glass of wine.

Wine, beer, stock


Some things in life never change - very slow traffic on A629 Calderdale Way Westbound between A6025 Halifax Road and A6026 Wakefield Road/B6112 Stainland Road.


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

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Madness set to invade the stage - at an Elland School

From Judge Dredd to BBC drama The Coroner - Land Rover Centre Huddersfield has star quality

#handsoffHRI: Lindley youngsters join the fight to save A & E at Huddersfield

Splashing time! Under-5s have fun at new Huddersfield Leisure Centre

A look back to 1988: The Examiner steps back in time 28 years

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? It's Golcar Cricket Club

Some of the animals at Chester Zoo

Stock take time! Meet some of Chester Zoo's adorable residents and find out how the zoo keeps track of them all!


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Concerns for people visiting friends and relatives in hospital

#HandsOffHRI: Vulnerable people visiting seriously ill patients hit hardest by hospital shake-up plan

Syngenta plan legal moves to shut down Dalton Grange and evict tenants

Traffic builds up, approaching Cooper Bridge, on Leeds Road in Huddersfield.

The end of traffic jams? £150m road fund for Kirklees' worst bottlenecks to be widened

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