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Man's body found at town centre flat in Brighouse but death not thought to be suspicious

Police confirm a man in his 40s has died and are not treating the death as suspicious

We want a St George's Day holiday - readers agree with University of Huddersfield findings

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St George's Day should be a public holiday, said Examiner Facebook fans

VIDEO - Huddersfield man rescues stricken lamb from flooded river at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Corey Mason and the lamb he rescued from the river at Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Dramatic online footage of lamb rescue at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

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Man's body found at town centre flat in Brighouse but death not thought to be suspicious

Police confirm a man in his 40s has died and are not treating the death as suspicious

Flag of St George

We want a St George's Day holiday - readers agree with University of Huddersfield findings

St George's Day should be a public holiday, said Examiner Facebook fans

Corey Mason and the lamb he rescued from the river at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

VIDEO - Huddersfield man rescues stricken lamb from flooded river at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Dramatic online footage of lamb rescue at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Councillor asks: what happened to the much-wanted u-turn on parking charges?

Brighouse member wants to know why Calderdale is still charging when the budget agreed a reversal

West Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Union anger after Yorkshire Ambulance Service breaks rest period promise

Patient safety risk claim as paramedics go over eight hours without a rest

Former teacher Dinah Bentley of Shepley.

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Teenstar role for Kayla Agostini

Talented teen singer Kayla Agostini aims for the stars after being picked for semi final of national contest

Kayla, 13, will next compete at Huddersfield Town Hall next month to be in with a chance of winning £5000 and a festival slot

Dr Andrew Mycock

Huddersfield University's Dr Andrew Mycock discusses politics behind history of First World War

History is manipulated by politics and thinking of the day

A Great Crested newt

Who will win the Battle of Mirfield? The Great Crested Newt or the house builder?

Councillors to rule on 11 applications including one in Mirfield where ecologists need to assess the great crested newt potential

Huddersfield bus driver who survived metal railing through his leg in horror accident to appear on BBC show

Huddersfield man's amazing escape from horror bus crash

Police at the scene in Brighouse updated

Man's body found in Brighouse premises

Police make grim discovery in Bethel Street

Barry and Steven Nicholson with Phil Taylor from Co-operative Funeralcare who sponsored the event and presented the medals to them

Meltham twins bowled over by success

Barry and Steven Nicholson triumph in regional Special Olympics Championships

Launch of new-look Neighbourhood Policing in Kirklees at Riverhead Brewery, Peel Street, Marsden - West Yorkshire Chief Constable Mark Gilmore and West Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson.

West Yorkshire Police recruitment drive launched for Special Constables

Special Constables have the same powers as police and are volunteers

David Horsfield of Brighouse, photo by Steven Lord of Harrison Lord Gallery.

Musician once the youngest to play with Brighouse and Rastrick Band at Royal Albert Hall tells tales of a life of brass banding

David Horsfield lifts the lid on his time in the West Yorkshire brass banding scene

James Blanchard

Almondbury Lib Dem Clr James Blanchard to stand down from Kirklees Council to fight Parliamentary battle in York

Lib Dem James Blanchard bids to become MP for York Outer

Twenty-five glorious years: Mohan Sokhal celebrates his anniversary as a ward councillor.

Mohan Sokhal chalks up 25 years on Kirklees Council

Former Mayor of Kirklees marks big anniversary on council

Beach holiday

Skin cancer rates in Yorkshire doubled since 1990s

Growth of sunshine package holidays blamed

Five-year-old Scissett boy to ride BMX bike to raise money for children in Africa

Eben Cousin raises £341 so far for charity Malaria No More

Judith Balbontin has died aged 71

Obituary: Judith Balbontin

Community champion dies suddenly at her home in Bradley

Glenn Paxman (right) and Curtis Paxman (right) with Sean Jarvis, commercial director of Huddersfield Town and the support vehicle and trailer for the Pedals4Pounds bike ride

Huddersfield father and son Glenn and Curtis Paxman backing Pedal4Pounds

Glenn Paxman and his son Curtis are taking key roles in fundraising bike ride

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Corey Mason and the lamb he rescued from the river at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

VIDEO - Huddersfield man rescues stricken lamb from flooded river at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Huddersfield bus driver who survived metal railing through his leg in horror accident to appear on BBC show

Police at the scene in Brighouse updated

Man's body found in Brighouse premises

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