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Old, rattling Pacer trains will go, government promises Huddersfield commuters

List of proposals the franchises for Northern Rail and TransPennine services must meet

Old, rattling Pacer trains will go, government promises Huddersfield commuters

List of proposals the franchises for Northern Rail and TransPennine services must meet

Former Dalton pub The Jolly Sailor will become an education centre

Jolly Sailor pub at junction of Broad Lane and Hill Top Road, Dalton, Huddersfield.
A dozen youngsters will have lessons there

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Old, rattling Pacer trains will go, government promises Huddersfield commuters

List of proposals the franchises for Northern Rail and TransPennine services must meet

Jolly Sailor pub at junction of Broad Lane and Hill Top Road, Dalton, Huddersfield.

Former Dalton pub The Jolly Sailor will become an education centre

A dozen youngsters will have lessons there

Stuart Lingard

Brighouse Bandmaster Stuart Lingard charged with child sex offences

Lingard. 38, charged with five counts of sexual activity with a child

Charity Challenge 2014

Huddersfield fundraisers gear up for Examiner Charity Challenge

Blind walker Roy Waite is up for his 25th fundraising effort in the 26th Charity Challenge event

Dr Steve Ollerton

Huddersfield GPs win £10,000 prize for innovative patient-alert system

'Red Button' feedback monitoring system wins NHS Challenge award

Clayton Fields in Birkby

Developer at Clayton Fields, Huddersfield, threatens to build under 1967 planning ruling

'I'm getting a feeling Kirklees is being pushed around by this applicant' top councillor says in 1967 planning wrangle

Mansoor Akhtar from Huddersfield among 25 men facing catalogue of sex offences who will go on trial next year

English Defence league staged protest at Leeds Crown Court hearing

Missing Honley Fairtrade banana found in the river!

The flighty fruit had been put up to promote Fairtrade Fortnight

Thief Antoni Wisniewski in court after targeting people at Dewsbury Market

A man who caught Wisiniewski trying to steal from him ended up photographing the 48-year-old and his vehicle

Fox's Biscuits to axe up to 80 jobs

Fox's Biscuits has announced up to 80 redundancies at the firm's Batley headquarters

Jason Berry jailed after burgling student accommodation to fund his addiction to legal-high

He stole an Xbox from the complex in Aspley while another man, Cameron McKay, acted as lookout

Huddersfield psychedelic folk quartet Maia to stage Leeds comeback gig promising infectious new sound

They will be giving audiences a first listen to new tracks from their new album at The Heart in Headingley

Sygenta complex on Leeds Road

Fire crews called to blaze at Sygenta plant on Leeds Road

A fire started around 11am and the chemical manufacturing site was evacuated

Electronic rostering system sparks complaints from nurses at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals

Automated rota system not the "magic wand" managers had hoped, union claims

Fifth day of Mrs Sunderland Festival celebrates solo musicians

The three overall winners in the stringed, woodwind and piano classes came together to compete in the instrumentalists challenge

Skate4Isaac skate park dream comes true with green light to begin building

Design companies are now submitting their ideas to the group behind the campaign, who will decide on which to use by the end of March

Former Huddersfield author Julia Johnson wins top Emirates book award

Woman who moved to Dubai in 1975 is now prolific writer

Police investigate double stabbing in Batley

Men aged 18 and 24 suffered slash and puncture wounds in the attack near Grange Road Area of Batley

Credit card device called Raspberry Pi creating new programmer revolution in Huddersfield to help everyday people control anything from cars to robots

Reporter Chloe Glover gets involved with Raspberry Jam, turning children and adults into computer programmers through tiny devices at the first regular club of its kind to exist in West Yorkshire.

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Charity Challenge 2014

Huddersfield fundraisers gear up for Examiner Charity Challenge

Skate4Isaac skate park dream comes true with green light to begin building

Police investigate double stabbing in Batley

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