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.

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

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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

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New Speed Indicator Device aimed at addressing concerns of speeding drivers is fitted in Salendine Nook

The sign, now installed on Laund Road, cost £8,500 and was approved by Huddersfield Area Committee

Mini heatwave set to hit Huddersfield for rest of this week

The mercury could rise to 22 Celsius in some spots if the sun is out

Travellers vehicles on Fartown Green, Huddersfield.

Travellers move onto Fartown Green

Local homeowners complained they had driven directly across the playground to set up camp on a sports field - ironically only a few yards away from Fartown police station

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Teenagers in court over Oakes stabbing

They are charged with the unlawful and malicious wounding

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Kirklees Council's legal struggle to solve problem of travellers in area

Council officials would have to prove that the same people had returned to a site after eviction in order to use existing legal powers

Huddersfield weather will be warm and sunny for the week predicts weatherman

Huddersfield to enjoy good weather in run-up to Autumn

Waste left behind after travellers moved on from the Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook. updated

Mess as travellers leave Salendine Nook playing fields - and head for nearby YMCA car park

Caravans head straight up New Hey Road to Huddersfield YMCA

Travellers at former Almondbury BMW garage site

Travellers set up on former car showroom site in Huddersfield

Eviction notice set to be served on travellers

Good weather is on the way. Picture: Ian West/PA Wire

Huddersfield will see rain on Monday - but expect an Indian summer in September

The weather is forecast to take on a more summer-like tone

Travellers have camped on the football pitch at Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook

Anger as more travellers turn up at Celandine Avenue playing fields in Salendine Nook

Examiner reporter threatened as travellers set up camp on football pitch

Two tyres were among the rubbish left by travellers on the Bradley to Birkby Greenway, off Leeds Road, Deighton. updated

WATCH: Travellers leave waste at one illegal Huddersfield encampment - but more arrive at Salendine Nook

Bleach bottle, weedkiller packet and rotting food left among blackberry bushes on Bradley to Birkby Greenway

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