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Thirteen-year-old fights for his life after horrific stabbing

Family of injured Declan Carr-McElhatton are at his hospital bedside

Fixby Junior and Infants teacher Elinor Priestley embarks upon 'life changing' journey to meet rescued moon bears in China

Animal campaigner Elinor and her friend helped care for the bears

Examiner calls for Government to restore plans for TransPennine rail electrification

We launch a campaign to get the improvements back on track and urge you to sign our petition and let us know what you think

Builder wins go-ahead for housing in Skelmanthorpe

Huddersfield Town Hall
Kirklees Council planners back scheme for 85 homes on grazing land while only one of two Cleckheaton plans is successful

Pictures: Sainsbury's Holmfirth opens with mayoral fanfare

Convenience store to create 25 new jobs

Killer Jonathan Sutton gets date for appeal hearing

Former cop stabbed girlfriend 81 times

Dewsbury dog walker knocked unconscious as he tried to save his pet from another dog

Crow Nest
Police appeal for witnesses over unknown attacker in Crow Nest Park

Duke of York to become new chancellor of Huddersfield University

Prince Andrew to replace Sir Patrick Stewart

Nearly there - almost half a century of art in Holmfirth

The 49th annual Holmfirth Artweek begins on July 5.

Commuters left stranded in almost 90F heat after line failure near Manchester Piccadilly

Cancellations and delays did not stop until Network Rail solved the problem at 6.15am on Thursday

Kieron Ingham cost the taxpayer £1,000 after making a hoax call to police

Police, including eight firearms officers, descended on his Dalton home on May 25

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WATCH: Daisey O'Donnell hopes to become a teen singing star

Fenay Bridge musician Daisey O'Donnell is in final of industry competition

WATCH: Thunderstorm lights up the sky over Huddersfield

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35,000 ft thunderstorm provides stunning light show

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Property of the Week: The home of Suki and Paul Wade of Denby Dale

All Our Yesterdays this week takes us back to 1985 - Are you in our pictures?

LOOK: Action-packed weekend for more than 100 Huddersfield scouts

Property of the Week: Lower Maythorne Farm in Holmfirth

Huddersfield Giants' cheerleaders get starring role on big stage

WATCH: Comic Peter Morgan, aka Max Lemon, takes the plunge with 15,000ft skydive - at the age of 68

Fixby Junior and Infants teacher Elinor Priestley embarks upon 'life changing' journey to meet rescued moon bears in China

Animal campaigner Elinor and her friend helped care for the bears

Examiner calls for Government to restore plans for TransPennine rail electrification

We launch a campaign to get the improvements back on track and urge you to sign our petition and let us know what you think

Builder wins go-ahead for housing in Skelmanthorpe

Huddersfield Town Hall
Kirklees Council planners back scheme for 85 homes on grazing land while only one of two Cleckheaton plans is successful

Thirteen-year-old fights for his life after horrific stabbing

Family of injured Declan Carr-McElhatton are at his hospital bedside

Police appeal to trace wanted Huddersfield man Robert Roche

Officers are searching for Robert Roche, 20, who is wanted on suspicion of robbery

Jordan Lowther burgles uncle's home after job snub

Suspended jail term for Dewsbury man

Examiner calls for Government to restore plans for TransPennine rail electrification

We launch a campaign to get the improvements back on track and urge you to sign our petition and let us know what you think

Pictures: Sainsbury's Holmfirth opens with mayoral fanfare

Convenience store to create 25 new jobs

Huge backlog in bulky waste collections in Kirklees

Council staff working extra shifts to try and catch up

Huddersfield volunteers praised for work with cancer charity

Patricia Wright and John Ward stepping down

Kirklees GPs spend £1m prescribing paracetamol and ibuprofen

Retired doctor says patients should just buy them over the counter

Extra scanner plan for Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Third MRI scanner to increase capacity

How should firms proceed when Microsoft Windows 10 becomes available - Michael Branford, of Crest IT, offers some advice

Software giant Microsoft has scheduled the latest upgrade for Windows

Michelle Mone mentors Liversedge firm

The founder of Ultimo has helped Liversedge water treatment firm Aquatrust set out its vision for further expansion

Business profile: Aaron Francis, of HDTWO Commercial Photography

Huddersfield Uni ggraduate Aaron Francis is helping call the shots at HDTWO Commercial Photography

Duke of York to become new chancellor of Huddersfield University

Prince Andrew to replace Sir Patrick Stewart

New "pupils" cause a stir at Meltham school

Hatch day arrives for expectant children

WATCH: Daisey O'Donnell hopes to become a teen singing star

Fenay Bridge musician Daisey O'Donnell is in final of industry competition
 

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Fixby Junior and Infants teacher Elinor Priestley embarks upon 'life changing' journey to meet rescued moon bears in China

Nearly there - almost half a century of art in Holmfirth

Pictures: Sainsbury's Holmfirth opens with mayoral fanfare

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