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Huddersfield FOLLOW US ONLINE TWITTER.COM/SPORTYORKSHIRE 1 Images courtesy of Ray Morris Huddersfield RUGBY UNION FOOTBALL CLUB Huddersfield RUFC has just completed its 21st year at its picturesque Lockwood Park ground. The club moved to the former Bass Brewery site from its old ground at Waterloo on the other side of town back in 1997. The departure from its home of 87 years and the expansion that came with it has proved very beneficial for the club. On the field HRUFC has marked the coming of age with its most successful season since the advent of the league system in 1987. The First XV finished fourth in National League 2 North, their highest ever placing, their Academy team won their league title and were runners up in the Yorkshire Cup and the Falcons (2nd team) and A-Team (3rd) both had very solid seasons. Success had been building in the early part of the new millennium and over the last ten years the senior side has played in the fourth tier of English rugby for eight of them We are a leading firm of Chartered Accountants based Proud sponsors of Huddersfield RUFC in Huddersfield, offering a full range of traditional accountancy services, as Accountants well as innovative We are a Leading and firm tax of Chartered based in business advice and tax planning. Huddersfield, offering a full range of traditional accountancy and tax services, well as innovative business relationships advice and with tax planning. We as believe in building one-to-one our clients, who know we’re just on the end of the phone, need us. T: whenever 01484 they 541 155 W: www.sheards.co.uk E: advice@sheards.co.uk Why choose Sheards? Vernon House, 40 New North Road, Huddersfield, HD1 5LS 8 Issue 01 Practical advice from a local, friendly firm of accountants Fixed fees at competitive rates and monthly payment plans FREE cloud based accounting software 100% satisfaction guarantee Access to our in-house wealth management experts Free initial consultation and won the Northern Premiership title in the other two. They also notched a Yorkshire Challenge Cup win in 2011. A proud feature of the current run of good form is that it has, to a very large extent, been built on home grown talent with sixteen of the players who have contributed to this season’s record breaking first team finish coming through the club’s youth system. Huddersfield has a flourishing Age Grade running teams from Under 6 to Under 16 and Junior and Senior Academy teams as well. This September the club