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Dominic Goddard, of Cleckheaton, who was killed in a road accident on December 27, 2013.

Drunken Dominic Goddard was fatally struck by caravan after 'running in and out of the road' inquest told

Dominic Goddard, 23, was fatally struck in Church Lane Gomersal on Dec 27 last year

Happy ending! Snoopy the Staffie cross pup reunited with Sheepridge brothers after being dog-napped

A thief dog-napped Snoopy, an 11-week-old Staffordshire bull terrier-American bulldog cross, snatching the pup from the family’s garden and jumping over a fence to escape

Barcelona, Stockholm, Athens, Warsaw ... and Kirklees - council wins €1,000,000 for 'bartering' plan

Kirklees Council logo
Kirklees rated as top 5 winner in global competition for community sharing idea

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Dominic Goddard, of Cleckheaton, who was killed in a road accident on December 27, 2013.

Drunken Dominic Goddard was fatally struck by caravan after 'running in and out of the road' inquest told

Dominic Goddard, 23, was fatally struck in Church Lane Gomersal on Dec 27 last year

Happy ending! Snoopy the Staffie cross pup reunited with Sheepridge brothers after being dog-napped

A thief dog-napped Snoopy, an 11-week-old Staffordshire bull terrier-American bulldog cross, snatching the pup from the family’s garden and jumping over a fence to escape

Kirklees Council logo

Barcelona, Stockholm, Athens, Warsaw ... and Kirklees - council wins €1,000,000 for 'bartering' plan

Kirklees rated as top 5 winner in global competition for community sharing idea

Examiner journalist Nick Lavigueur has his blood pressure checked by pharmacist manager Mac Din at the Asda store, Bradford Road, Huddersfield

Do you know your blood pressure numbers? Huddersfield folk urged to get checked to combat UK's biggest silent killer

Examiner Health Reporter Nick Lavigueur is first through the door for free test

Minnie the dog

The dog with the thorn in its side - Minnie the Springer Spaniel saved after inhaling three-inch shoot

Dog's life threatened by huge thorn

Longley School

Just 70 responses from 2000 people contacted over Kirklees Council plans for special school changes

Longley and Lydgate schools affected by Kirklees Council plans

Till the Cows Come Home cast from L to R: John Holt Roberts Esther Grace Button Jill Myers and Nicholas Coutu Langmead

Mikron Theatre Company brings taste of the good life to Huddersfield villages in September to explore modern food industry

Drama group on the farm

The A637 road from Bretton, scene of fatal accident

Biker killed in Bretton crash believed to be from Wakefield

Police are expected to release more details today about the 37-year-old man who died at the scene after his motorcycle collided with a tractor and trailer

Syringe

Drug addict mum who left heroin-filled syringe on table near son, 5, appears in court

Class A drugs were also left on a mantelpiece while her five-year-old son was downstairs

Red wristbands in memory of Isaac Nash who was swept out to sea at Anglesey on August 29

The Isaac Nash Trust sell 1,000 fundraising wristbands in just two days

The Trust asks for £1 donation per band and another 3,000 are being ordered

Two arrests after gunshot reports in residential street

Both are being quizzed about an alleged attack on a family and a car chase which was followed by gunshots

We're looking for Huddersfield's biggest spiders

'Why are there so many spiders in my house?' We've got the answer - and send us your spider pictures so we can crown Huddersfield's biggest!

You'll see more spiders scurrying about at this time of year, as males look for a mate - have you spotted any in your home?

Huddersfield Examiner calendar 2015 - submit your pictures!

We'll put together a selection of the best submissions and then you can vote for the winners

Public meeting set to rally residents to save Kirkburton Library

Meeting on October 7 will kick-start process to save village library

Stephen Dale Ryan

Serial thief Stephen Dale Ryan jailed as judge blasts him as having one of "worst-ever" burglary records

Bank, butchers, tailors, craft shop, sweet shop and more targeted by thief

The Head of Steam, Huddersfield Railway Station

Pensioner Michael Jenkinson admits assault after throwing a drink over Head of Steam bar manager in row over food service

Kirklees magistrates heard that the pensioner was unhappy at the quality of food at the Huddersfield Railway Station pub

30% cut in people claiming Job Seeker's Allowance in Kirklees in just one year

A total of 203,000 people were unemployed in Yorkshire between May and July down by 25,000

Mini heatwave set to hit Huddersfield for rest of this week

The mercury could rise to 22 Celsius in some spots if the sun is out

Prime Minister David Cameron said in Aberdeen he would be

Party leaders promise more power for Scotland

Referendum campaigners seize on new proposals

Businessman Jon Gamble from go2eventhire is seen displaying his YES and NO signs ahead of voting in the Scottish Referendum

University of Huddersfield experts say tomorrow's Scottish referendum is 'too close to call'

Experts give their views on the big vote

Videos & Photos

Red wristbands in memory of Isaac Nash who was swept out to sea at Anglesey on August 29

The Isaac Nash Trust sell 1,000 fundraising wristbands in just two days

We're looking for Huddersfield's biggest spiders

'Why are there so many spiders in my house?' We've got the answer - and send us your spider pictures so we can crown Huddersfield's biggest!

Huddersfield Examiner calendar 2015 - submit your pictures!

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Henryk Zientek
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