Rastrick

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More than 100 new jobs created as Town and Local Care lands Calderdale Council contract

Huddersfield firm starts recruitment for home care workers

Pennine Cricket Society now meeting at Rastrick Cricket Club of the Drakes Huddersfield League

Thursday October 30 for first get-together of winter

Calderdale Council becomes first in UK to offer stop smoking sessions to cigarette litter bugs

Cigarettes, smoking
Littering usually leads to a £80 fine, but will now lead to stop smoking sessions in Calderdale

Charges dropped against four boys charged with Rastrick rape

Field Lane estate, Rastrick.
One boy sentenced for sexual activity with girl under 13

Fancy being in charge of your own pub? Three well-known Huddersfield watering holes looking for new bosses

Pub companies invest hundreds of thousands in Huddersfield licensed premises

News

Calderdale Council logo

More than 100 new jobs created as Town and Local Care lands Calderdale Council contract

Huddersfield firm starts recruitment for home care workers

Calderdale Council becomes first in UK to offer stop smoking sessions to cigarette litter bugs

Cigarettes, smoking
Littering usually leads to a £80 fine, but will now lead to stop smoking sessions in Calderdale

Charges dropped against four boys charged with Rastrick rape

Field Lane estate, Rastrick.
One boy sentenced for sexual activity with girl under 13

Sport

Pennine Cricket Society now meeting at Rastrick Cricket Club of the Drakes Huddersfield League

Thursday October 30 for first get-together of winter

Matt Crookes of Kirkburton is best all-rounder in the Sellers Huddersfield Junior Cricket League

Liam Greig of Denby Dale is leading Under 15 player

Three-goal surge earns Rastrick Under 12s their first win of the season in RDC Huddersfield Junior League

Rastrick U12s Richard Shaw (Manager) Joseph Shaw Ethan Howarth Liam Glover Sammy Smith Abigail Crabtree Charlie Shepherd Mark Shepherd (Coach) Dylan Sandhu Ben Green Max Swann Oliver Sleigh Charlie Higham
Greetkand enjoy victory over Rothwell, writes Eric Kershaw

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.

Videos & Photos

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Jonathan Sutton after his arrest for the murder of Emma Mansell

Emma Mansell murder: horror of Jonathon Sutton's murderous attack revealed in court

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Joanne Douglas
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Linda Whitwam
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Henryk Zientek
Business Correspondent
Val Javin
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Martin Shaw
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