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Boss of Brighouse firm Quickslide shares delight after winning national prize

Adrian Barraclough, chairman of Quickslide Ltd in Brighouse has presented awards to all 100 employees after winning a national trophy

New £1.5m West Yorkshire Police team to help investigate child sex cases

£1.5m for new safeguarding squad

Bruising Banditas roller derby team start training in Huddersfield

Halifax club take training sessions to the Sports Centre

Transport chairman hits out at plans to raise bus fares in Huddersfield and West Yorkshire

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A transport chief has hit out at plans to raise bus fares in Huddersfield and the rest of West Yorkshire

Examiner Petwatch: Help Huddersfield owners find their missing animals

You can look through and share our gallery and help get pets back to their owners.

Man, 23, accused of three assaults on mad Friday at Lloyds Bar in Huddersfield

He remained in custody while police attempted to find another man he initially started fighting with

Can you be Santa? Clare Harwood has 91 pressies for needy children - and wants charities to deliver them in time for Christmas

Care worker has loads of presents - and no one to give them to

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Details confirmed for 2015 Tour de Yorkshire

Six towns get starts or finishes for big race

Huddersfield widow Mary Robertson raises £1,900 in memory of her ex-serviceman husband

The money will be split between Blind Veterans UK, Alzheimer’s Research UK, Carers Trust and Alwoodleigh

Council forced to offer £9m discount on council house sales in two years - and there's nothing they can do about it

Right to Buy has seen massive discounts offered on house sales

Postman Jason Lee talks of dog attack which left him scarred for life

New ban on mail deliveries in Meltham

New campaign to save Holmfirth Library as council budget cuts loom

Appeal to public to get involved

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The Big Picture: Anna Christensen's unusual shots from around the UK

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What's your favourite part of Christmas dinner?

Festive feast! The 10 best things about Christmas dinner, as voted by you

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WATCH: Tish the season to be jolly! Vine star's Christmas message for Huddersfield Examiner readers

All Our Yesterdays: A nostalgic look back at 1988 - Are you pictured?

Take a look around this week's featured Property of the Week - Keith Dixon's house in Longley

Take That and Luis Suarez were the butt of jokes this year

Take That and Luis Suarez the butt of this year's top 10 Christmas crackers

Doctors and safety chiefs urge Huddersfield residents to not clog up A&E on Christmas Day

Inappropriate calls on December 25 have included man with hiccups and woman with earache

Free Boxing Day and New Year's Day buses to return to help Kirklees residents get around

The two buses on Boxing Day will be put on by Kirklees Green Party and Scholes man, Roger Batley

Details confirmed for 2015 Tour de Yorkshire

Six towns get starts or finishes for big race

New £1.5m West Yorkshire Police team to help investigate child sex cases

£1.5m for new safeguarding squad

£24k drugs find in Huddersfield puts Nazish Iqbal behind bars

Police find heroin worth £24,000

Would you meet the man who burgled your house?

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Restorative justice brings together people harmed by crime or conflict with those responsible for the harm, to find a positive way forward.

New campaign to save Holmfirth Library as council budget cuts loom

Appeal to public to get involved

Huddersfield and Colne Valley MPs on English votes for English laws

Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman and Colne Valley MP Jason McCartney
Colne Valley's Jason McCartney said the proposals would increase fairness Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman said it would be hard to define which issues only affect England

Yorkshire First call for more parish councils to be set up to give communities a bigger 'local voice'

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But Colne Valley Liberal Democrat councillor, Nicola Turner, said that the time was not right to introduce them
Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Yorkshire ambulance chief urges people to only dial 999 in a medical emergency

Flood of calls for colds and flu amid struggle to get GP appointments

Green light for Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals redundancy scheme for 400 jobs

Private firms bidding for NHS work
Hospital chief says key people will not be allowed to leave

Health and Family: This new technique for fibroids got me back in action after days

Exercise teacher Anne Little says women can avoid a hysterectomy for fibroids by asking for a technique called embolisation.

Boss of Brighouse firm Quickslide shares delight after winning national prize

Adrian Barraclough, chairman of Quickslide Ltd in Brighouse has presented awards to all 100 employees after winning a national trophy

600 UK Ltd hosts EEF growth forum launch

Manufacturers in Kirklees are set to benefit from the EEF's new Yorkshire & Humber Growth Forum

Wellhouse Leisure takes Ford Terrier to Turkey

David Elliott and Layne Stuart travelled 4,500 miles to show off the Ford Terrier campervan to workers at a Ford plant in Turkey

Huddersfield teenager Jessie Slater stars in national archery contest

New College student just pipped for national Under 18 title

Huddersfield New College students stage World War One football match and celebrate raising of £6,000 for charity

Pupils at the town’s New College in New Hey Road put on two special events on the campus to celebrate raising over £6,000 for charities and to commemorate the First World War

Kirklees College students to become part of team behind massive Dewsbury Pioneer House restoration project

Dave Hall, John Lambe, Luke Oliver and Kevin Byrne examining the part of Pioneer House formerly used as a restaurant.
Pupils in the college's Dewsbury Construction Academy will help to renovate cornices, paint and work in other areas
 

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