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Education

All the latest education news, comment and analysis on schools, nurseries, colleges, universities, further and higher education and teaching from across Kirklees, including the University of Huddersfield, Kirklees College, Greenhead College and Huddersfield New College.

Jack Hardwick set for an American adventure after bagging a scholarship to a top college

The Greenhead College student is set to take up a place at Carleton College in Minnesota after beating off competition from thousands of applicants

Parents urged to have a say before council axe falls on free transport for faith school pupils in Kirklees

No decision until feedback has been assessed

Southdale in search of apprentices

Halifax-based construction and development firm Southdale aims to recruit 50 apprentices this year - 40 of them by March

Syngenta joins up with Huddersfield Town

Crop protection company Syngenta has joined Huddersfield Town's Schools Partnership for 2015

Common Purpose promotion for Claire Bennett

The regional operations director for leadership development body Common Purpose will now lead its activities across the north

School News

Newsome school children, Stirley Farm and Simon Armitage to appear on Sunday's BBC Countryfile

Pupils make soup out of organic vegetables grown at eco-farm for show which is touring West Yorkshire

Parents urged to have a say before council axe falls on free transport for faith school pupils in Kirklees

No decision until feedback has been assessed

£530k play and open spaces boost as funding from developers earmarked for 18 projects

Kirklees cabinet say the spending will improve the play areas near to new developments

Jack Hardwick set for an American adventure after bagging a scholarship to a top college

The Greenhead College student is set to take up a place at Carleton College in Minnesota after beating off competition from thousands of applicants

Offer made to Kirklees Council for Waterfront site

The new Kirklees College building on The Waterfront site off Chapel Hill.
Kirklees Cabinet discussed the offer and disposal of land in private

Watch: Charity flashmob gives energetic wake-up call to Huddersfield's rail commuters

Dance students surprised passengers and staff with an acrobatic display on a Huddersfield Railway Station platform
Huddersfield Giants Supporters Association (HGSA)

Huddersfield Giants Supporters Association column: Lasting Legacy is over

The latest Huddersfield Giants Supporters Association column is as follows

Huddersfield University appoints rail safety expert

Dutchman Dr Coen Van Gulijk has joined Huddersfield University's Institute of Railway Research as Reader in Railway Safety

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