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Robert Sutcliffe: Ladies unmoved by chess scene in Huddersfield

Sexism row as grandmaster Nigel Short says men are "hard-wired" to be more interested in the game

Andrew Jackson: Perils and cures of a hangover

Changing attitude and tastes in alcohol over the centuries

Robert Sutcliffe: Why this General Election is gearing up to be dullest ever

Too many parties fighting for our attention and not enough "clear blue water" to divide Conservatives and Labour

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Robert Sutcliffe: Ladies unmoved by chess scene in Huddersfield

Sexism row as grandmaster Nigel Short says men are "hard-wired" to be more interested in the game

Andrew Jackson: Perils and cures of a hangover

Changing attitude and tastes in alcohol over the centuries

Robert Sutcliffe: Why this General Election is gearing up to be dullest ever

Too many parties fighting for our attention and not enough "clear blue water" to divide Conservatives and Labour

Andrew Jackson: How microwave at Parkes Observatory in Australia raised hopes of extra terrestrial life

Mysterious 'peryton' signal at observatory were just food in microwave

Robert Sutcliffe: Prince Charles and Camilla celebrated 10 years of a happy, contented marriage on Thursday

A marriage where there was certainly many a slip twixt cup and lip

Andrew Jackson: The shape of chins to come

A new scientific study claims that the chin simply didn't use to exist and has only come about as a result of change in our diet.

Robert Sutcliffe: Modest tastes of the Scunthorpe couple with the Midas touch

They won £1million in the EuroMillions lottery for second time in more than 18 months

Andrew Jackson looks back to the Top 40 chart shows on Sunday nights in the 1980s - his index finger had one hell of a workout.

Memories of Bruno Brookes, Snap, Bananarama, Snap and Shaking Stevens.

Robert Sutcliffe: The hidden dangers of utopia...as revealed by Dylan Evans

Genius sells lovely Cotswolds house and gives up job in academia for disastrous experiment living in commune

Andrew Jackson on the perils for politicians who tell it how it is

Last July when the Tour de France swept through town, thousands of people turned out to see the cyclists whizz past in a matter of seconds

Robert Sutcliffe: Party leaders feel the heat in kitchen sink drama

Ed and Dave both come unstuck in the heart of their homes

Andrew Jackson: How dark it will get during the solar eclipse?

In the dark with the eclipse groupies

Robert Sutcliffe: Could the unthinkable happen and Tony and Cherie Blair divorce?

A new book suggests it is possible

Andrew Jackson: too hysterical over Aston Villa pitch invasion

TV went over top about the Aston Villa fans invasion during FA Cup tie with WBA

Andrew Jackson: David Cameron needs to man up and take part in a TV debate with the main political parties

Andrew Jackson: David Cameron's refusal to meet Ed Milliband in TV debate doe snot reflect well on the Tory leader

Robert Sutcliffe: Turbulent times at BBC revealed by historian

Pinkoes and Traitors: The BBC and the nation 1974-1987 - official history of the corporation

Homer Simpson discovered the mass of the Higgs boson particle, says Andrew Jackson

I think the Simpsons is a marmite TV show

Andrew Jackson on the lengths poor people go to get to work

Recalling Mony Python's Four Yorkshiremen sketch

Robert Sutcliffe: Bishops tub-thumping before election

They publish 52-page letter encouraging people to vote

Pure magic from Huddersfield illusionist Michael Jordan at the Lawrence Batley Theatre

He dazzles packed audience at hometown venue the LBT

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Brighouse Spring Market

LOOK: Spring Market draws up to 40,000 visitors to Brighouse

Marsden Cuckoo Festival 2015

WATCH: Village comes alive with dance and music as hundreds turn out for annual Marsden Cuckoo festival

Three hundred riders setting off from Huddersfield New College

WATCH: Brian Robinson Cycle Challenge raises £10k for Marie Curie charity

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