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"Greedy" Crosland Moor woman jailed over £40,000 benefits fraud

Leeds Crown Court
Shelley Brook claimed more than £42,000 despite living with partner

200 acts line up for Tour de Yorkshire arts festival

Music, dance, theatre and arts on the way for region

WATCH: Labour leader Ed Miliband hits David Brown factory to deliver anti zero hours message

He outlined plans to outlaw exploitative zero hours contracts

Charity ball to be held at St Patrick's Centre to commemorate 21st birthday of tragic teen cancer victim Chelsea North on May 30

The emotional black tie event has been organised by Chelsea's mum, Lisa Fisher, who looked after Chelsea when she was ill

The Range store set to open in Huddersfield on Good Friday

Retailer The Range will welcome its first shoppers when it opens its doors at Great Northern Retail Park on Good Friday

Colne Valley general election candidates appear at first hustings - see what was said here

Our reporter Joanne Douglas attended the hustings at St John's Church in Golcar - see what she made of it

Huddersfield residents asked to open their doors to help vulnerable young people at risk of homelessness turn their lives around through new Barnardo's scheme

The Barnardo’s Futures service has asked those who have a spare bedroom to host a young person to help them move on to independent living

Live: Huddersfield breaking news, sport updates, travel and M62 traffic news, plus weather on April 2

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Just who is Huddersfield's oldest singer? Third contender for title is 93!

Donald Swann, 93, claims the title

Live: Huddersfield breaking news, sport updates, travel and M62 traffic news, plus weather on April 1

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Weekend GP appointments retained for North Kirklees patients...but Huddersfield folk not so lucky

Healthwatch Kirklees says all patients should get equal access to care

Police to use rolling road blocks during Tour de Yorkshire

Streets set to remain open for much of time during big cycle race

April Fools' Day 2015: We round up the best pranks from the web

We round up April Fools' Day pranks
Would you have fallen for these tricks?

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Nostalgia: Take a look at what and who was making the Huddersfield Examiner pages back in April 1986

Holmfirth pub The Nook puts on permanent display of records and deeds detailing its glorious history

Former iconic Huddersfield 6299 red bus turns into centre of romance after bus enthusiast Elliot Day pops the question to his girlfriend

LOOK: Hundreds of bikers arrive in Huddersfield for Easter charity fundraiser

Sivan John from Malaysia explains why Huddersfield Town are his passion while friends follow the big Premier League clubs

New plane rides to woo crowds at this year's Meltham Memories 1940s weekend unveiled

A dazzling light show lit up Huddersfield Town Hall hours before the solar eclipse

Tokyo nightclub in Queen Street

Doorman Bartlomiej Rutkowski avoids jail after choke hold incident in Huddersfield's Toyko nightclub

Told to pay compensation for victim of his violence

Just who is Huddersfield's oldest singer? Third contender for title is 93!

Donald Swann, 93, claims the title

WATCH: Labour leader Ed Miliband hits David Brown factory to deliver anti zero hours message

He outlined plans to outlaw exploitative zero hours contracts

Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire allocated funding for Victim Support services

Victim Support will no longer be funded from the Ministry of Justice from today

Teenage vandals apologise to allotment holders in Berry Brow

Three teens visited the site with their parents as part of a community resolution offered by police

Mark Fisher detained in hospital after posting false claims online linking Huddersfield people to paedophilia

The Lockwood man's fantastical posts mean that one of his victims, a schoolteacher, has been unable to return to work

WATCH: Labour leader Ed Miliband hits David Brown factory to deliver anti zero hours message

He outlined plans to outlaw exploitative zero hours contracts

Meet Ed Miliband the political rock star!

Event at David Brown minutely choreographed down to the last detail

WATCH: Labour leader Ed Milliband vows to end zero hours contacts at campaign stop in Huddersfield

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Election 2015 campaign kicks off in earnest at David Brown gears factory

Weekend GP appointments retained for North Kirklees patients...but Huddersfield folk not so lucky

Healthwatch Kirklees says all patients should get equal access to care

Scarlet Fever cases rise by four hundred per cent in Kirklees in just one year

Scarlet Fever has increased by over 400% in just one year in Kirklees

Marlene Parr raises awareness of Group B Strep Support charity after her first grandchild died from the infection at birth

Holly was stillborn after her mother Helen unknowingly passed the infection onto her

Shackletons job swap for Donna

New business project manager Donna Butterworth got a fresh insight into Shackletons on a job swap at the Dewsbury firm

Greensleeves secures Which? endorsement

Skelmanthorope-based lawn treatment business Greensleeves has been named as a Which? Trusted Trader

Myers Building Supplies apprentices spread the word

Two apprentices at Myers Building Supplies spoke about their training at the Kirklees College engineering centre open evening

Charity ball to be held at St Patrick's Centre to commemorate 21st birthday of tragic teen cancer victim Chelsea North on May 30

The emotional black tie event has been organised by Chelsea's mum, Lisa Fisher, who looked after Chelsea when she was ill

David Anderson's memories of Mount Pleasant infants and juniors from 1942 to 1948

Sure to bring nostalgic thoughts flooding back for many Examiner readers

Huddersfield New College teacher Chris Madej eyes acting life after being cast in lead role for feature film Freesia

The movie role is the latest acting success for Chris who is also rehearsing for his lead role performance in Ghost at Halifax Victoria Theatre
 

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200 acts line up for Tour de Yorkshire arts festival

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