Slaithwaite

Huddersfield and District Family History Society helps Honley historian Cyril Ford with a new book on World War One

Society holding its fair on November 8 at Cathedral House in Huddersfield

Slaithwaite Nields Primary School pupils set the right tone after recycling over 100 phones to raise awareness about the environment

The students won £1000 for their efforts, which they will use to buy new iPads

World Cup medal won by former Huddersfield Town defender Ray Wilson up for auction

Rare soccer memorabilia up for grabs with six figure guide price

Four Huddersfield District League football clubs in draw for second round of Sheffield & Hallamshire County Cup

Shepley come through testing clash against Handsworth

Swinton Lions star Ritchie Hawkyard delighted with his Huddersfield YMCA rugby union debut

Ritchie Hawkyard runs in a try for Huddersfield YMCA
Switching codes has brought immediate reward for Ritchie Hawkyard

News

Huddersfield and District Family History Society helps Honley historian Cyril Ford with a new book on World War One

Society holding its fair on November 8 at Cathedral House in Huddersfield

Slaithwaite Nields Primary School pupils set the right tone after recycling over 100 phones to raise awareness about the environment

The students won £1000 for their efforts, which they will use to buy new iPads

World Cup medal won by former Huddersfield Town defender Ray Wilson up for auction

Rare soccer memorabilia up for grabs with six figure guide price

Sport

World Cup medal won by former Huddersfield Town defender Ray Wilson up for auction

Rare soccer memorabilia up for grabs with six figure guide price

Four Huddersfield District League football clubs in draw for second round of Sheffield & Hallamshire County Cup

Shepley come through testing clash against Handsworth

Swinton Lions star Ritchie Hawkyard delighted with his Huddersfield YMCA rugby union debut

Ritchie Hawkyard runs in a try for Huddersfield YMCA
Switching codes has brought immediate reward for Ritchie Hawkyard

About Slaithwaite

Slaithwaite (pronounced locally as "Sl-a-wit")is a village in the Colne Valley that lies across the River Colne and the Huddersfield Narrow Canal, sitting approximately five miles south west of Huddersfield. The village was part of the Earl of Dartmouth estates and recent projects have seen a major restoration to the canal. Slaithwaite is also the only village in England to have a canal running alongside its main street. It is also home to the Moonraking Festival.

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