Promoting and connecting the ‘network of villages’ in the HD8 postcode

We hope you’ll find this website a handy and useful hub for connecting local people, businesses and organisations of all kinds in the HD8 area of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. 

The HD8 Network brings together the people who Work, Rest and Play in the HD8 area.

Do you Work, Rest or Play in the HD8 area of Huddersfield?


For those who are connected through work

Work in the HD8 area»


For those that call the area home

Rest in HD8 area»


For those who choose to spend their free time here

Play in HD8 area»

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Latest News

29 April 2022

Specialist recruitment agency, Stafflex, has recently joined the pack as a Snowdog sculpture sponsor. Over the coming months, Stafflex’s Snowdog will make its way to its trail location alongside 60 ...

Read More about Connecting our community: Stafflex becomes latest sponsor to join Snowdogs Support Life, Kirklees

7 April 2022

Ceramic artist Nigel Hoyle, seen here outside his studio in Shepley (Scipelei is apparently Old English Shepley), is to open a new exhibition of his wall-hanging work at Holmfirth Tech ...

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15 March 2022

In partnership with Huddersfield Literature Festival, Stafflex are holding a free event for families. There will be stalls and activities for people attending the event, as well as interactive entertainment ...

Read More about Stafflex Family Free Day – Saturday 26 March

10 March 2022

Birdsedge First School are loving watching their toddler ‘Tree Tots’ sessions grow from strength to strength. Every Wednesday morning 9:30am – 10:30am, during term time, the school opens their Outdoor ...

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