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Tish at Christmas

WATCH: Tish the season to be jolly! Vine star's Christmas message for Huddersfield Examiner readers

Tish's videos have been seen an incredible 168 million times around the world since her first upload in July

Saved by sat navs? Young drivers in Huddersfield shun maps and road signs

Road maps are being ditched for sat navs by young drivers
A shocking 86 per cent of young drivers don't put their faith in road signs

Kirklees Council greenway review will include cycling, walking and horseriding opportunities

A review of greenways is to take place - to put Kirklees at the front of the queue should future funding be found to develop them

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Tish at Christmas

WATCH: Tish the season to be jolly! Vine star's Christmas message for Huddersfield Examiner readers

Tish's videos have been seen an incredible 168 million times around the world since her first upload in July

Road maps are being ditched for sat navs by young drivers

Saved by sat navs? Young drivers in Huddersfield shun maps and road signs

A shocking 86 per cent of young drivers don't put their faith in road signs

Kirklees Council greenway review will include cycling, walking and horseriding opportunities

A review of greenways is to take place - to put Kirklees at the front of the queue should future funding be found to develop them

ONS figures show fall in Yorks jobless

Figures from the Office for National Statistics showed UK employment at a record level

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Scissett woman Katy Stiff £4,000 benefit fraud after landing Yorkshire Ambulance Service job

Stiff, from Scissett, pleaded guilty to benefit fraud at Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Reporter Chloe Glover with some of the donations to the Welcome Centre food bank from Examiner staff

Huddersfield Welcome Centre food bank in need of supplies over Christmas

Examiner staff have been collecting food, toiletries and supplies for the Welcome Centre

Plea to help vulnerable people after pickpocket steals Kirklees Visual Impairment Network chairman David Quarmby's 'lifeline' phone

Police have asked for everyone to remain vigilant if they see someone acting suspiciously

Former site of Kirklees College in Huddersfield sold to Wiggett Construction Group

Plans will go in early in 2015 for "gateway" site on edge of Huddersfield town centre

Huddersfield Examiner reader picture competition: Vote for your winner!

Have a look through the gallery of pictures then vote for the one you like best

Examiner Petwatch: Help Huddersfield owners find their missing animals

You can look through and share our gallery and help get pets back to their owners.

Students' successes celebrated in Kirklees College 'Oscar' awards

Students were praised for their dedicated to learning

Co-ordinator of the Christmas Child shoe box appeal, Judith Powell (left) with the team of volunteers for the project which is operating from St James' Church, Meltham Mills.

13,200 boxes of Christmas cheer have headed off from Meltham across the globe - thanks to you!

A church in Meltham became the headquarters of Operation Christmas Child and some 13,200 boxes of goodies have now left to help people in the Philippines, Belarus and Serbia

Huddersfield Choral Society chorus master, Joseph Cullen

Huddersfield Choral Society conductor Joseph Cullen facing sex charges awaits court date

Prosecutors still to decide on legal action

Welcome Centre looking for donations to help spread festive cheer to those struggling to make ends meet

Dedicated volunteers at the Huddersfield charity have been working around the clock to create Christmas parcels for their clients

Councillors back changes to Lydgate and Longley schools

Lydgate's £4.9m move backed while Longley will become an autism specialist school

Reinwood Junior and Infant Schools

Parent criticised Kirklees Council's 'lapse' which will uproot 30 children in new school plans

Royds Hall to take all 420 new school places, with nothing for Reinwood despite original plans

Bowling dome at the Leeds Road Playing Fields.

Ray of hope for Huddersfield's indoor bowlers after talks with Kirklees councillors

Kirklees Council promises help to find new venues after they revealed plans to axe their current homes

Nicola Bedford, Surjit Singh Sidhu and their victim Martin Ackroyd

Prostitute at 15, alcoholic by 16, crack addict then finally murderer: The brutal life of Newsome killer Nicola Bedford

Bedford, who began working as prostitute aged 15, was alcoholic by age of 16

Santa Pete takes pride of place in his grotto

Santa's big helper! Marsden's Santa Pete brings Christmas to families across the country

Santa Pete, who lives in Carrs Road, has made wishes come true for Xtra Factor judges, Joan Rivers and everyone young at heart

Tesco Express on Halifax Road, Birchencliffe before the recent opening

CAMRA calls for planning law change to stop pubs being turned into supermarkets

In Kirklees, for example, the Rising Sun, Golcar, is under threat of redevelopment from Tesco while The Co-operative Group is set to redevelop The Royal in Kirkburton which closed in 2013

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Tish at Christmas

WATCH: Tish the season to be jolly! Vine star's Christmas message for Huddersfield Examiner readers

Former site of Kirklees College in Huddersfield sold to Wiggett Construction Group

Huddersfield Examiner reader picture competition: Vote for your winner!

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