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Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Slaithwaite's Jamie Spencer stole to fund secret gambling addiction, court hears

Spencer pocketed £400 he was meant to use to provide a controller for underfloor heating

'YouTube gunmaker' Michael Sierotko jailed for 9 years after weapon was used in Holmfirth shooting

Michael Sierotko
Nine years in jail for man who made home-made gun

20 things we get to keep thanks to Scotland turning down independence

Things we get to share with Scotland
Scotland voted 'no' to independence - let's celebrate the union by remembering what we can still share with our northern neighbour

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Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Slaithwaite's Jamie Spencer stole to fund secret gambling addiction, court hears

Spencer pocketed £400 he was meant to use to provide a controller for underfloor heating

Michael Sierotko

'YouTube gunmaker' Michael Sierotko jailed for 9 years after weapon was used in Holmfirth shooting

Nine years in jail for man who made home-made gun

Things we get to share with Scotland

20 things we get to keep thanks to Scotland turning down independence

Scotland voted 'no' to independence - let's celebrate the union by remembering what we can still share with our northern neighbour

Yorkshire flag

What will change for Yorkshire after Scotland referendum vote?

“Those at Westminster have to listen to the arguments and will have to devolve more power. It will be a question of the MPs being like turkeys and voting for Christmas; things have to change” says expert

Helen Morgan, Head Teacher, Hipperholme & Lightcliffe High School.

Positive outlook and teamwork driving improvements at Hipperholme and Lightcliffe

School in special measures awaits new Ofsted report

Polly Fletcher trapped this monster under a glass updated

Five ways to get rid of spiders in your home - plus check out some of Huddersfield's giants!

If you're freaking out about spiders at home, here's five ways to set them free outdoors

Premier League footballer Delroy Facey who has appeared in court after being charged over an alleged match-fixing conspiracy updated

Former Huddersfield Town player Delroy Facey in court over match-fixing allegations

Case is adjourned to October

Police at accident scene on Gledholt Road, Gledholt, Huddersfield

Woman badly hurt in hit-and-run near Greenhead Park on Friday morning

She was taken to hospital with serious facial injuries after the incident this morning in Gledholt

Boxer Tyrone Nurse with Club Secretary Lee McGuire and Salwa Podvorica and Sue Riley of Skipton Building Society, Ramsden Street, Huddersfield

Gladiators Boxing Club competes for cash windfall from Skipton Building Society

Tyrone Nurse aims to deliver knockout blow

Marsden Mechanics Hall

Time in Colne Valley village stands still after iconic Marsden Mechanics Hall clock stops

Now the team who manage the hall, which they hope to bring under full control of the community, have launched a bid to bring it up to speed

Huddersfield Carnival committee appeals for 'experienced and talented' fundraising managers to save Kirklees' biggest festival

Carnival future in doubt after Kirklees Council withdrew its £78k grant

The Akita puppy, found dumped at Ripponden

RSPCA hunt cruel dog-owners who dumped badly-injured puppy

Dog had to be put down because of injuries

Latest Caught on Camera gallery: Can you identify the faces of people police want to speak to?

Police have released the images in the hope that members of the public may be able to put a name - or more - to face

West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service

Fire chiefs get tough over false alarm calls

Fines handed out for false 999 alarms - hospital trust found to be worst offender

Better Together supporters celebrate at the Marriot Hotel in Glasgow as Scotland rejected independence

Watch: Record voting turnout as Scotland rejects independence

Glasgow and Dundee vote 'yes' but Better Together Campaign triumphs with 52 per cent of the vote

Police warning as Batley man jailed for reporting burglary that never happened

Jabber Hussain Ali locked up for eight months for making up burglary

Memorial to Percival Martin Jones at Laneside Cemetery in Kirkheaton.

Examiner readers rally round to reveal more information about World War One's 'Kirkheaton orphans'

Tragedy of young father-of-three Percival Martin Jones who went off to war and never returned

Latoya Lambert and Aurangzeb Hussain were both lucky winners

Huddersfield is luckiest town in the country as two people win Postcode Lottery

One winner from Bradley and the other from Lowerhouses

Hay bales like this one were stolen from Stirley Community Farm

Thief steals almost 100 bales of hay from Stirley Community Farm - one bale at a time

Three stacks missing from farm run by Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

British soldiers negotiating a shell-cratered, Winter landscape along the River Somme in late 1916 after the close of the Allied offensive

Royal Observer Corps' Ben Woodhouse, of Farnley Tyas, incredibly lucky to escape death in the First World War

German pilot shot down five balloons but had run out of ammunition when he turned his attention to Ben

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Michael Sierotko

'YouTube gunmaker' Michael Sierotko jailed for 9 years after weapon was used in Holmfirth shooting

Things we get to share with Scotland

20 things we get to keep thanks to Scotland turning down independence

Yorkshire flag

What will change for Yorkshire after Scotland referendum vote?

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