Salendine Nook

Salendine Nook lies two miles from Huddersfield town centre. Although not in the Doomsday Book, the area appears in history in the 16th century. It is believed the area gets its name from the greater celandine, part of the poppy family. “Nook” means secluded place or corner. So Salendine Nook could have been a secluded place where the celandines grew. Today Salendine Nook is home to Huddersfield New College, Salendine Nook High School and Huddersfield's YMCA at Laund Hill.

Local football

Giant killing duo to meet in Huddersfield FA Challenge Cup

The two surprises came from Third Division AFC Lindley and Fourth Division Salendine Nook, both of whom beat Second Division opposition, writes Roger Furniss

Huddersfield doctor Geraldine O'Hara on ebola front line in Africa

Dr O’Hara is working with a team from Médecins Sans Frontières in west Africa but the team have hit problems

New president welcomed into post at Colne Valley Probus Club

A new era has begun in the life of Colne Valley Probus Club with the welcoming of its new president.

Lindley History Research Group recieves a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund

The group aims to bring the wartime history of the village to life with its Then and Now project

This image provided by NASA shows Hurricane Gonzalo

Hurricane Gonzalo's gales reach Huddersfield as winds hit almost 50mph

“We have had gusts of 43mph in Huddersfield and 48mph at Emley Moor, but the main thing has been the drop in temperature"

Bawn Flooring completes trade stand commissions

A Longwood-based flooring firm has made a good impression by completing contracts at the Harrogate Flooring Show

Only one West Riding County FA Challenge Cup survivor from Huddersfield District League clubs

Heywood Irish make progress in West Riding FA Challenge Cup

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

University student Usman Saleem, 19, banned for 'one of the worst driving displays ever seen'

Drove on wrong side of the road for almost half a mile at speeds of up to 60mph

Les and Jane Andrews whose Ryanair flight out of Corfu was delayed for three days

Holiday couple finally land back home - after THREE days of Ryanair delays in Corfu

Les and Jane Andrews counting cost of Greek island break

Stranded passenger Jane Andrews (fifth from left) with other tourists at Corfu International Airport who have been left stranded after their flight to Manchester on Sunday 5/10/14 was cancelled. Inset: husband Les

Holiday from Hell: Huddersfield couple among 40 British tourists stranded in Corfu by Ryanair after storms

After being left waiting for many hours repeatedly at Corfu airport since Sunday, they still don’t know when they can leave the island

Kirkheaton Rovers (blue) v Meltham
Travellers at St Andrew's Road, Aspley

Travellers move onto Aspley site

The travellers have moved on to the site of the former Huddersfield Examiner press hall in St Andrew’s Road

Driest September in Huddersfield for almost 30 years - and one of the warmest too

The UK as a whole has received 19.4mm (0.8in) of rain, just 20% of the normal amount of rainfall which would be expected for the month

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
Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Usman Saleem in court over one of the worst driving displays a Huddersfield police officer had ever seen

The 19-year-old, from Thornton Lodge, admitted dangerous driving

Huddersfield could be one of coldest places in UK tonight - see forecast for next week

Will there be a continued sunny start to Autumn? Find out here

Videos & Photos

'Harry's got the lot' say young Huddersfield Town stars on Bunn's recent performances

New Starters 2014: all our pictures of Huddersfield kids on their first days at school in one place

Abigail Harris, 12, of Dewsbury, who was killed in a road accident on Gran Canaria

Family of 12-year-old Abigail Harris mown down in Gran Canaria in 2010 still don't know if justice was done


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