Rastrick

Connor Murray of Sheepridge jailed for Huddersfield necklace snatch after DNA found on victim's coat

Leeds Crown Court heard the victim who was in her 50s was walking in Moor End Road, Huddersfield, around 1.40pm on August 21 last year when two young men approached

Car parking charges are scrapped in Brighouse as councillors drop plans to charge in 10 car parks across Calderdale

Church Lane car park, Brighouse.
Councillors do u-turn over parking fees plan

Four boys face trial after girl allegedly raped on Field Lane estate in Rastrick

Field Lane estate, Rastrick.
Case will be at Leeds Crown Court in the middle of October

Marsden win Huddersfield and District Tennis League for the first time

Batley finish second two points adrift

Lascelles Hall Seconds clinch promotion in Drakes Huddersfield League but Cedar Court Conference Two title still up for grabs

Golcar Seconds also celebrating promotion back to top flight

News

Connor Murray of Sheepridge jailed for Huddersfield necklace snatch after DNA found on victim's coat

Leeds Crown Court heard the victim who was in her 50s was walking in Moor End Road, Huddersfield, around 1.40pm on August 21 last year when two young men approached

Car parking charges are scrapped in Brighouse as councillors drop plans to charge in 10 car parks across Calderdale

Church Lane car park, Brighouse.
Councillors do u-turn over parking fees plan

Four boys face trial after girl allegedly raped on Field Lane estate in Rastrick

Field Lane estate, Rastrick.
Case will be at Leeds Crown Court in the middle of October

Sport

Marsden win Huddersfield and District Tennis League for the first time

Batley finish second two points adrift

Lascelles Hall Seconds clinch promotion in Drakes Huddersfield League but Cedar Court Conference Two title still up for grabs

Golcar Seconds also celebrating promotion back to top flight

Georgina Oliver of Rastrick looking positively ahead after fourth-place finish in IPC Athletics European Championships

Just four hundredths of a second off bronze medal

About Rastrick

Rastrick is a village that neighbours Brighouse, with the two sharing a Huddersfield postcode and phone number, as well as both making a part of the Brighouse and Rastrick Brass Band. The name Rastrick is thought to be Viking in origin, with the "ick" being common to many Norwegian Viking placenames. Rastrick village has its own library and two Doctors' surgeries. Rastrick also neighbours Elland as well, with it being west of Rastrick and Brighouse being north.

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