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  HRUFC
In their first season back in North Division One, Huddersfield were fully reassured that not only can they compete effectively at this level, but only key defeats by narrow margins denied them a possible bit for a promotional play-off place.
Huddersfield Rugby Union Football Club, one of the oldest clubs in the world, has pioneered change in the game since the 19th century and founded mini-rugby in England in 1969.
The main floodlit pitch has a capacity of 1500 with seating for 500 and adjoins the clubhouse which is open every evening and all day on Saturdays and Sundays with full catering available.
www.huddersfieldrugby.com   (355 words)

  
  Huddersfield - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Huddersfield is a large town near the confluence of the River Colne and the River Holme.
The borough comprised the parishes of Almondbury, Dalton, Huddersfield, Lindley cum Quarmby and Lockwood.
According to the 2001 census the population of the Huddersfield urban sub-area of the West Yorkshire Urban Area was 146,234, and the population of the former area of the county borough was 121,620.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Huddersfield   (1539 words)

  
 Huddersfield travel guide - Wikitravel
The principal Huddersfield station is in the town centre and is served by trains to and from Hull, York, Newcastle, Middlesbrough, Leeds, Manchester and Liverpool, as well as a local services to Barnsley, Wakefield, Halifax and Sheffield.
Huddersfield is served by the M1 motorway which runs from London to Leeds.
Huddersfield is also served by the M62 motorway which runs east-west from Hull and Leeds to Manchester.
wikitravel.org /en/Huddersfield   (1725 words)

  
 Huddersfield Workhouse and Poor Law Union
The Huddersfield township workhouse was at Birkby, at the south side of Blacker Lane.
Huddersfield, along with other industrial towns such as Dewsbury, Oldham, and Rochdale, was one of the main hotbeds of radical politics in the north and of resistance to the new poor law.
Despite the prevailing view amongst the Huddersfield Guardians that construction of a large, central, purpose-built workhouse was neither necessary nor desirable, pressure from the central Poor Law Commissioners resulted in periodic reconsideration of the issue.
users.ox.ac.uk /~peter/workhouse/Huddersfield/Huddersfield.shtml   (3664 words)

  
 Huddersfield Pride Ltd   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Huddersfield is situated in the Pennine Yorkshire region, within the administrative area of Kirklees, and has a population of around 119,000.
Huddersfield is a little known architectural treasure – it boasts an incredible 1,660 listed buildings, the most of any town in the North of England, and third only to Bristol and Westminster in the whole of England.
Huddersfield is a town with a Strong Heart and a Creative Mind, proud of its history and moving forwards to a bright future as it begins the Millennium.
www.huddersfieldpride.com /info/huddersfield_today.htm   (735 words)

  
 Huddersfield Singers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Huddersfield Singers is based in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England and is a chamber choir of around 40 members.
The choir was formed in 1875 as the Huddersfield Glee and Madrigal Society and performs a wide variety of sacred and secular music from all periods of musical history, ranging from the mediæval to the present day.
Note that the Huddersfield Singers should not be confused with the famous, and much larger, Huddersfield Choral Society; the two choirs are entirely separate entities.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Huddersfield_Singers   (202 words)

  
 Huddersfield Otters Water Polo
Huddersfield Otters A.S.C. has been involved in competitive water polo for the greater part of the last century right through to this new millennium.
Today, as in earlier years, the club is committed to maintaining and furthering water polo interests in the Huddersfield and Kirklees areas and to support this it has the use of two 25 metre pools with full water polo facilities and equipment at each venue.
Huddersfield Otters are active in a wide range of competitions and leagues with notable successes in all of these areas.
website.lineone.net /~bstanding   (443 words)

  
 GENUKI: Huddersfield
"HUDDERSFIELD, a parish-town, in Agbrigg-division of Agbrigg and Morley, liberty of Pontefract; 5 miles from Halifax and Dewsbury, 12¾ from Penistone, 13 from Wakefield, 14 from Bradford, 16 from Leeds, 18 from Barnsley, 24 from Manchester, (Lanc.) 39 from York, 189 from London.
The whereabouts and dates of the Registers etc. for the Modern Parish of Huddersfield St Paul.
An index of the Huddersfield streets, lanes, roads, etc. transcribed from Whites 1853 Directory and Gazetteer.
www.genuki.org.uk /big/eng/YKS/WRY/Huddersfield/index.html   (582 words)

  
 Huddersfield - TEAMtalk Football News
Huddersfield manager Peter Jackson has revealed his surprise after being charged with improper conduct by the Football Association.
Huddersfield manager Peter Jackson believes midfielder Michael Collins can be a key player for Town over the next month.
Huddersfield boss Peter Jackson was pleased with a point against Nottingham Forest and feels they are favourites for promotion from League One.
www.teamtalk.com /football/huddersfieldtown/0,16370,1822,00.html   (323 words)

  
 Huddersfield Golf Club - one of the oldest and finest championship golf courses in Yorkshire
Huddersfield Golf Club is one of the oldest and finest championship golf courses in the North of England.
The home of the Yorkshire Union of Golf Clubs, Huddersfield offers all a warm welcome, a fair test of golf, followed by good fellowship and excellent cuisine served within the elegant but comfortable rooms of Fixby Hall.
Alternatively if you are a club member and would like us to activate your on-line membership you can click here to register.
www.huddersfield-golf.co.uk   (294 words)

  
 Shop Details for Huddersfield   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Ottakar's Huddersfield - the 'largest town in the country' no less - awaits the eager bookbuyer with open arms.
Huddersfield Readers group meets in store on the first Tuesday of each month at 6pm.
If you are interested in discussing the range of books you would like us to carry, or would like to check the availability of titles you currently recommend or indeed have any other queries please call in to the shop, or call us on 01484 431051 and ask to speak to Caroline or Louisa.
www.ottakars.co.uk /Internet/shopfinder/shopdetails.jsp?ShopID=OTT089   (365 words)

  
 Huddersfield - Yorkshire Forward
Huddersfield occupies a strategic position within the Yorkshire Region – located on an important axis in the Pennine foothills between Manchester and Leeds.
Huddersfield is made up of a collection of communities and villages, each with its own strong identity.
What they have in common is that they all identify with the town centre as their meeting place, their market place, their trading place and principal entertainment venue.
www.yorkshire-forward.com /www/view.asp?content_id=327&parent_id=320   (259 words)

  
 Huddersfield Broad Canal - Virtual canal trip along the Huddersfield Broad Canal
This is the southern end of the Huddersfield Broad Canal.
The Huddersfield Narrow Canal leads in from the left of the picture, with Lock 1E being just out of the picture.
The University of Huddersfield campus is on the right behind the crane and the restored Aspley Warehouse.
www.penninewaterways.co.uk /huddersfield/hbc5.htm   (208 words)

  
 Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival : HTCA Previous Festivals :   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Judge, Amanda Hinchliffe of Huddersfield Pride said “all the sandwiches were of a very high standard, and I have no doubt that Huddersfield’s sandwiches are the best in Yorkshire”;.
Huddersfield Giant Jonathan Grayshon, and Huddersfield Town player Efe Sodje are set for a re-match on Friday 29 August in a “Ready Steady Cook” style competition as part of the Huddersfield Food and Drink Festival.
Huddersfield Town Football Club are looking for revenge following their defeat at the hands of the Giants in last year’s “Cook Off”.
www.huddersfield-htca.org.uk /food_drink/contents/previous_festivals.htm   (3797 words)

  
 Huddersfield Student Accommodation, Huddersfield, , Flats, Houses
Huddersfield has a population of 115,000, which makes it one of the largest towns in the UK without city status.
Offering some of the lowest living costs in the country together with cheap and plentiful public transport making it an ideal place to be a student.
Here you will find details of private rented accommodation offered by private landlords/letting agents in Huddersfield including; student houses, student flats/apartments in Huddersfield, bed-sits in Huddersfield, larger housing schemes in Huddersfield.
www.accommodationforstudents.com /Huddersfield.asp   (180 words)

  
 Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival November 2000 (PGW & ANR)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Huddersfield's day of percussion ended spectacularly, with a return visit after 11 years by the Amadinda Percussion Group, bringing from Budapest a lorry-load (or two?) of bizarre and exotic instruments they had accumulated in the meantime.
Their three hour programme began with a marimba piece for the four players by Lukas Ligeti (son of Gyorgy), included three of the pioneering works of the early '40s by Cage, and concluded with the UK premiere of seven economically scored little songs by Gyorgy Ligeti for mezzo-soprano (Katalin Karolyi) with percussion.
The Nieuw Ensemble from Amsterdam brought their collaboration with emerging Chinese composers to Huddersfield last year and returned for 2000 with a portrait of Theo Loevendie, who is an active 70 and very much into experimental jazz, and cross-over work with Turkish and African music.
www.musicweb.uk.net /SandH/2000/Dec00/Huddersfield.htm   (3261 words)

  
 UK Travel: London, Britain, Wales, Scotland
Huddersfield is known for its textile mills that were powered by the River Colne in the 18th century and later by steam.
A Virtual Tour of Huddersfield With David Hammond of the Daily Examiner.
Huddersfield - Creative Town Details of the Huddersfield Creative Town Initiative which is taking the community into the next millennium.
www.britannia.com /travel/city/hudd.html   (179 words)

  
 Huddersfield Plus
Huddersfield’s new Plus Group held it's inaugural meeting on Monday June 26th 2006 and was opened by National Chairman, John A Smith, meeting were monthly initially.
On Monday 31st July 2006 a special New Members Night at Huddersfield’s new Plus Group was held, this continued the following week on Monday 7th August 2006.
The aim of Plus is to provide young people between the ages of 18 and 35 with fun, enjoyment and personal development through a balance of social, liesure and Charity Fund-raising activities run entirely by volunteers and Committees who are elected from the members by the members.
www.anvil.uk.net /hudds.html   (329 words)

  
 Huddersfield - A Comprehensive History and Facts about Huddersfield, Yorkshire
'The Making of Huddersfield' covers exactly what the titles says, the book details how the town transformed from the early middle ages right through to the present day.
Huddersfield : a most handsome town; Aspects of the History and Culture of a West Yorkshire Town, edited by E.A.Hilary Haigh, Huddersfield, Kirklees MC, 1992, pp704
The book is available from bookshops in Huddersfield, from Kirklees Libraries, Museums and the Tourist Information Office, from Amazon or from any bookseller.
www.huddersfield1.co.uk /huddersfield/index.htm   (161 words)

  
 School of Music and Humanities
The Arts Council of England are funding Dr Mary Bellamy, a part-time lecturer in composition at Huddersfield, to attend a residency and an exhibition in New York at the Brooklyn Fire Proof art gallery (www.brooklynfireproof.com).
Huddersfield staff and students shared in many of the celebrations following the Yorkshire region's contest 4 - 5 March 2006 in Bradford.
Christopher acted as guest programmer for the concert selecting some of the finest young composers to write to the ensemble, including University of Huddersfield graduate Michael Wolters; the concert programme will then be toured to Amsterdam, Rotterdam and venues in England and Ireland.
www.hud.ac.uk /mh/music   (817 words)

  
 ESPN.com Soccernet England: Match Preview - Wrexham v Huddersfield
Wrexham are hoping that new signing Lee Jones will help their battle to beat the drop to Division Three.
Jones goes straight into manager Denis Smith's squad for the visit of Huddersfield, but may have to settle for a place on the bench.
The 21-year-old midfielder, who has signed on loan until the end of the season from Leicester, could be the ideal replacement for Chris Holland.
www.soccernet.com /england/2001/20020330/reports/24029_pre.html   (271 words)

  
 Huddersfield One - The Information Site! News, History, Information
* Huddersfield One is proud to present a new work of art and a new poem from David A. Thorpe entitled "The Beauty Has Arrived "
Kirklees Image Archive is a newly launched site containing old photographs of Huddersfield and surrounding areas....
Bear in mind that the sources of information about Huddersfield, Yorkshire, East Fife and Scotland are vast and varied and it may take a while to unearth more obscure data.
www.huddersfield1.co.uk   (302 words)

  
 ESPN.com Soccernet England: Full-time Report - Huddersfield v Burnley
Substitute Dimi Papadopoulos celebrated his 21st birthday a week late by sending Burnley into the third round of the Worthington Cup with the only goal after extra time at Huddersfield.
But Huddersfield, without a goal to their name in nearly ten hours of football, saw their wretched form in front of goal continue for a fifth straight match.
With the seconds ticking away Huddersfield almost snatched a late equaliser when centre-half Nat Brown's powerful 30-yard effort cannoned off the post.
www.soccernet.com /england/2002/20021001/reports/63838_full.html   (202 words)

  
 Huddersfield Students Union - The Home for Huddersfield University Students
Huddersfield has various student marketing and student advertising tools that can promote your services direct to UK students.
The Hoosiers are playing at the Huddersfield Students' Union on Friday 12th October.
A second week of Freshers' fun is here for you, so make the most of it and get down to the Students' Union for all of Huddersfield's big events!
www.huddersfieldstudent.com   (180 words)

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