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Affordable meeting rooms in Hunslet

Affordable meeting rooms in Hunslet

Voluntary Action Leeds, the Hunslet-based umbrella body for community and charity groups in the city, have announced their new, up-to-date, refurbished meetings and events space – bookable for meetings, training sessions, away-days and more. The meeting rooms are modern and affordable with their own unique touches.  In keeping with VAL’s traditions of supporting charities around Leeds, […]

Get your skates on to join the Works summer youth sessions

Get your skates on to join the Works summer youth sessions

The acclaimed Works skatepark in Hunslet are inviting young people from across south Leeds to come try their hand at skateboarding, scooting and BMXing this summer – for just £3 for the whole day, any day. Youngsters are welcome anytime between 10am-8pm any Monday to Friday, and 10am-7pm Saturdays and Sundays. Those aged 13 and […]

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Duffy is Hunslet’s hat-trick hero

Duffy is Hunslet’s hat-trick hero

Hunslet RLFC 54-6 Hemel Stags Former Keighley Cougars and 2014 Grand Final Hero Gavin Duffy scored a hat-trick of tries as Hunslet ran out comfortable winners against a gritty and determined Hemel Stags at the South Leeds Stadium this afternoon (12 August 2018). Photos: Paul Johnson Phoenix Photography After last weeks massive 86-6 victory at […]

Planning applications 6 August 2018

Planning applications 6 August 2018

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to LS10 and LS11 published on on the Leeds City Council website. The following applications were validated in the week beginning 6 August 2018:   Two storey front extension; two storey part single storey rear extension; balcony with balustrade to rear  4 Old Close Beeston Leeds […]

Young and old pulling together at Middleton Railway

Young and old pulling together at Middleton Railway

Local volunteers, young and old, are pulling together at Middleton Railway – to restore historic rail wagons damaged by last month’s fire at the neighbouring Jewson builders yard, and also to run this iconic local organisation year-round. South Leeds Life caught up with some of their younger volunteers this week, to find out what’s going […]

Heritage Open Days in South Leeds

Heritage Open Days in South Leeds

The feast of all things ‘heritage’ will be with us soon, this time for 8 days! Heritage Open Days is a national event, co-ordinated throughout our city by Leeds Civic Trust, and will run from Thursday 6 – Sunday 9 September and Thursday 13 – Sunday 16 September 2018. Across the city, buildings will be […]

Leeds housing association shortlisted for three national awards

Leeds housing association shortlisted for three national awards

BME-led housing association Unity Homes and Enterprise has received national recognition for its work after being shortlisted for three prestigious 24housing Awards. Unity, which has its headquarters in Chapeltown, but also manages properties in Beeston, Holbeck and Hunslet, has been singled-out in the ‘Community Achievement’ and ‘Customer Services Provider of the Year’ categories. Ali Akbor, […]

Planning applications 30 July 2018

Planning applications 30 July 2018

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to LS10 and LS11 published on on the Leeds City Council website. The following applications were validated in the week beginning 30 July 2018:   Two storey side and first floor side/rear extension  248 Cross Flatts Grove Cross Flatts Leeds LS11 7BS Ref. No: 18/04562/FU | […]

Raiders take a tonking from Hunslet in West Wales

Raiders take a tonking from Hunslet in West Wales

Hunslet RLFC comprehensively beat West Wales Raiders in another one-sided match at Stebonheath Park in Llanelli this afternoon (4 August 2018), helped by four tries from Josh Tonks. For the second time this season the Parksiders put 86 points on the board, but unlike the previous match the Raiders managed one try themselves. The first […]

A weekend of activities across South Leeds

A weekend of activities across South Leeds

This weekend (4 & 5 August 2018) promises to be action packed with activities planned right across South Leeds, here’s our roundup: South Leeds Live At Home Summer Fayre Saturday, 10am-12pm at St Andrew’s Community Centre, Cardinal Road, Beeston. Tombola, Cake Stall, Bric a Brac, Raffle, Books, Crafts. Tea, Coffee and Bacon Butties. Trentham Park […]