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Travis Goddard

Huddersfield hospital chiefs admit failings that left baby Travis brain-damaged

Almondbury youngster left with cerebal palsy after birth problems

Huddersfield Marathon Band on key for Just Giving award

The Huddersfield Marathon Band ready for the London challenge
The world's fastest marching band have been recognised with the ‘Creative Fundraiser of the Year' award

18,000 calls a year to Huddersfield charity helping victims of abuse

Huddersfield MP, Barry Sheerman addresses the guests at the 25th anniversary of the Kirklees Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre at the Brian Jackson centre on New North Road, Huddersfield
The Kirklees Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre, based in Huddersfield town centre, was set up in 1989

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Travis Goddard

Huddersfield hospital chiefs admit failings that left baby Travis brain-damaged

Almondbury youngster left with cerebal palsy after birth problems

The Huddersfield Marathon Band ready for the London challenge

Huddersfield Marathon Band on key for Just Giving award

The world's fastest marching band have been recognised with the ‘Creative Fundraiser of the Year' award

Huddersfield MP, Barry Sheerman addresses the guests at the 25th anniversary of the Kirklees Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre at the Brian Jackson centre on New North Road, Huddersfield

18,000 calls a year to Huddersfield charity helping victims of abuse

The Kirklees Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre, based in Huddersfield town centre, was set up in 1989

Poems from the World War I front brought to life in Huddersfield

Historic documents at public meeting

Stefanie Taylor

Aspiring Rawthorpe actress Stefanie Taylor to grace stage at beauty contest in aid of young cancer patients

Stefanie, who is in her second year studying drama at the University of Salford, has already beaten around 75 women to get one of the spots in the final and, if she wins, will travel to London later in the year to take part in the Miss British Empire final

Travellers at St Andrew's Road, Aspley

Travellers move onto Aspley site

The travellers have moved on to the site of the former Huddersfield Examiner press hall in St Andrew’s Road

Car badly damaged in crash on Queensgate stretch of Huddersfield ring road

Crash snarls up Huddersfield ring road close to the university entrance on Queensgate

Silver car ploughs through central barrier

Deighton man Adrian Markowski caught by police on M1 after kidnapping girl, 9

Markowski knew the girl and her family and had spoken to her when he saw her playing in the garden at her home

Rugby League players Paul Reilly (left) and Phil Joseph (right) training to box in an earlier charity show

Ex Huddersfield Giants rugby player Phil Joseph to become professional boxer

Joseph, 29, who has nicknamed himself the ‘Widnes Wrecking Ball’, will work under world champion trainer Oliver Harrison, who looks after WBC silver middleweight title-holder Martin Murray

Leader of the House William Hague

After David Cameron names former foreign secretary William Hague, we ask you - who's our greatest living Yorkshireman?

Prime minister said MP William Hague was greatest living Yorkshireman - do you agree?

Directors and employees at Alco Valves Group celebrating winning the Queen's Award for Enterprise

Brighouse engineering firm Alco Valves bought out in £72m US deal

Pledge of more investment in Calderdale site - which could mean more jobs

Majestyk fire: man arrested after former Leeds nightclub devastated by blaze

Police said the 32-year-old was taken into custody after witnesses made reports of a man behaving suspiciously

How much have Huddersfield house prices changed since 2000? We'll show you the shocking rise in your area

Take a look by postcode to see just how much the cost of a home has rocketed in your area

Spending a penny to now be free at remaining public toilets in Huddersfield and Dewsbury

But Kirklees Council also confirms plans to shut other public loos

Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing

Kirklees council house tenant who claimed to be living in Huddersfield flat found to be running a pub near Hull

He was tracked down by investigators as part of a crackdown on people duping the house-letting system

May

Huddersfield Examiner calendar 2015: May - choose your winner

We'll be sharing a gallery of pictures for each month over 12 days

Cause of Majestyk fire in former Leeds nightclub under investigation

At its height 75 firefighters tackled the fire at the Grade II listed building in City Square, Leeds, which was empty

Road traffic accident at the junction of Marsh Lane, Shepley and New Mill Road. Emergency service crews at the accident scene.

Police appeal after fatal crash on Shepley road

Fire crews and police attend incident and police launch an appeal for witnesses

updated

Majestyk nightclub fire in Leeds: Huddersfield, Dewsbury, Elland, Batley and Cleckheaton crews tackle huge blaze at city centre building

The Majestyk fire in Leeds last night saw firefighters from across West Yorkshire battle the blaze

Paul Salveson

Golcar Labour activist and ex-councillor Paul Salveson quits party to join Yorkshire First

Paul Salveson and will make an announcement about whether he will stand as a candidate in the 2015 elections within the next month

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The Huddersfield Marathon Band ready for the London challenge

Huddersfield Marathon Band on key for Just Giving award

Poems from the World War I front brought to life in Huddersfield

Travellers at St Andrew's Road, Aspley

Travellers move onto Aspley site

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