Rastrick

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Kirklees schools' GCSE and A level results just above average - use our widget to see the results that matter to you

Rastrick's community champions honoured for their dedication to volunteering

Two men were given awards for their time making their town the best

Pit bull owner jailed after banned dog he bought for £12.50 savages nine-year-old leaving her permanently scarred

Judge slams Nicholas Brougham for unleashing 'powerful weapon' dog

Reunion of band players from over the decades in Rastrick

Band members gather for the surprise reunion for Stuart Farley
Tributes to "music man" Stuart Farley

News

Check how your child's school is performing at GCSE and A-level

Kirklees schools' GCSE and A level results just above average - use our widget to see the results that matter to you

Rastrick's community champions honoured for their dedication to volunteering

Two men were given awards for their time making their town the best

Pit bull owner jailed after banned dog he bought for £12.50 savages nine-year-old leaving her permanently scarred

Judge slams Nicholas Brougham for unleashing 'powerful weapon' dog

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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