Rastrick

Nicholas Broughan in court after pet - a banned Pit Bull Terrier he bought for £12.50 - escaped and injured nine-year-old

At Kirklees Magistrates’ Court it transpired that the dog had attacked people previously

Holders Hoylandswaine involved in stand-out Sykes Cup first-round clash against Delph next season

Kirkheaton and Almondbury face each other in intriguing tie

Craft day to support Friends of Rastrick Library

Event backed traders on Small Business Saturday

Huddersfield Golf Club bar manager Stephen Johnson stepping down after two decades

Huddersfield Golf Club steward, Stephen Johnson leaves the club after 21 years.
He has been responsible for running the bar, keeping the cellar, organising staff and ensuring the smooth running of Fixby’s many functions in the annual social calendar

News

Nicholas Broughan in court after pet - a banned Pit Bull Terrier he bought for £12.50 - escaped and injured nine-year-old

At Kirklees Magistrates’ Court it transpired that the dog had attacked people previously

Craft day to support Friends of Rastrick Library

Event backed traders on Small Business Saturday

Rastrick man Ricky Jones bit off part of man's ear during Brighouse street fight

A human ear
Victim had drunk 12 pints on the night of the incident and also failed to turn up for trial

Sport

Holders Hoylandswaine involved in stand-out Sykes Cup first-round clash against Delph next season

Kirkheaton and Almondbury face each other in intriguing tie

Huddersfield Golf Club bar manager Stephen Johnson stepping down after two decades

Huddersfield Golf Club steward, Stephen Johnson leaves the club after 21 years.
He has been responsible for running the bar, keeping the cellar, organising staff and ensuring the smooth running of Fixby’s many functions in the annual social calendar

Drakes Huddersfield League champions Hoylandswaine now chasing five trophies in 2015 as they enter Heavy Woollen Cup

Haigh Lane side already hold three honours

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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