Birkby

Drug dealer Sukhvinder Singh - jailed for 40 months

Fartown man jailed for dealing crack cocaine and heroin

Sukhvinder Singh was already on bail for earlier charges when police found drugs and cash

Huddersfield 'mastermind' behind one of Europe's biggest tax frauds expected to face justice in Germany

Birkby businessman Mohammad Safdar Gohir waiting in Las Vegas jail following arrest at Amir Khan fight

Obituary of former Huddersfield curate Owen Chadwick

St John's at Birkby
Respected church historian dies age 99

Skelmanthorpe do their Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League Premiership survival chances a power of good by beating Honley

Tom Brook of Scholes in outstanding all-round form

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Drug dealer Sukhvinder Singh - jailed for 40 months

Fartown man jailed for dealing crack cocaine and heroin

Sukhvinder Singh was already on bail for earlier charges when police found drugs and cash

Huddersfield 'mastermind' behind one of Europe's biggest tax frauds expected to face justice in Germany

Birkby businessman Mohammad Safdar Gohir waiting in Las Vegas jail following arrest at Amir Khan fight

Obituary of former Huddersfield curate Owen Chadwick

St John's at Birkby
Respected church historian dies age 99

Sport

Skelmanthorpe do their Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League Premiership survival chances a power of good by beating Honley

Tom Brook of Scholes in outstanding all-round form

Cawthorne and Meltham make it through to the Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League's Oddfellows Cup final

Cawthorne and Meltham will contest the final of the allroundercricket.com Oddfellows Cup

South African all-rounder Sash Naidoo leads Shelley to success against Hoylandswaine in Drake Huddersfield Cricket League

A surprise slip by Hoylandswaine has put their push for the Drakes Huddersfield Cricket League title in jeopardy

About Birkby

Birkby is a large suburb lying close to the town centre of Huddersfield. Having a population of roughly 6,700, the name Birkby is believed to mean "a village inhabited by people of both Viking and ancient Briton origins". Birkby contains Norman Park, a small park with a war memorial commemorating those who died in the First World War. Birkby remained largely rural well into the 20th century, with the original settlement lying close to the town centre.

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