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Art Life: South of the River | Material Environments Review

Art Life: South of the River | Material Environments Review

Material Environments, the current exhibition at The Tetley, is an experimental exhibition with five artists whose work addresses physical and psychological change. Utilising a wide range of methods and materials the artworks address subjects such as botany, chemical science, architecture, music and social media with a healthy sprinkling of pop culture references. “I’m so happy […]

CCTV cameras offer reassurance to Beeston residents

CCTV cameras offer reassurance to Beeston residents

New CCTV cameras have been installed at various sites across Beeston thanks to funding from local Councillors Adam Ogilvie, Angela Gabriel, David Congreve, Elizabeth Nash, Mohammed Iqbal and Patrick Davey. The new cameras are located near the pavilion in Cross Flatts Park, at the lower end of the Park towards Maud Avenue and near the […]

By December 19, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Local charity wins national accountancy award

Local charity wins national accountancy award

Hunslet-based West Yorkshire Community Accounting Service (WYCAS) is celebrating, having won the Association of International Accountants (AIA) ‘Accountancy Firm of the Year’ award. The award is made to an accountancy firm which has provided outstanding and innovative first class service and is a shining example to the industry, leading the way in best practice. The […]

By October 10, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
‘Locals’ band set to rock Hunslet this weekend

‘Locals’ band set to rock Hunslet this weekend

Much-loved South Leeds tribute band ‘The Locals’ are performing live at the Parnaby Tavern in Hunslet this Saturday (2 September 2017), and South Leeds Life caught up with them to find out more. The Locals are: father and son Buzz (singer and guitarist) and Dave (guitar), Ian (drums), and Kenny (bass). All from south Leeds, […]

By August 31, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Summer fun in Hunslet this Thursday

Summer fun in Hunslet this Thursday

Families and kids in Hunslet are invited to a special summer fun-day this Thursday (24 August), hosted by the Hunslet Tenants and Residents Association (TARA). The free event will run 11am-3pm on Hunslet Recreation Ground, off Grove Road and Church Street, Hunslet LS10 2QT. It will feature face painting, games and sports, snacks and drinks, […]

By August 22, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Playbox to boost playfulness in Beeston Hill next week

Playbox to boost playfulness in Beeston Hill next week

Trentham Park in the heart of Beeston Hill will play host to a week-long play project next week (Tuesday 22 – Friday 25 August), free and open to all. Playbox01 is a converted shipping container that tours around Leeds bringing arts, craft, games, music, sport, dance and more to communities and venues. For more info […]

By August 18, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
No way back for OneSubsea plant in Stourton

No way back for OneSubsea plant in Stourton

The troubled OneSubsea engineering and manufacturing plant in Stourton, which employed 900 staff as recently as April of this year, looks set for full closure and demolition in the coming months. As previously reported, 620 staff were laid off earlier this year, out of a total of 900 – due to the oil and gas […]

By August 17, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Sing with Opera North at BITMOs Gate

Sing with Opera North at BITMOs Gate

Hosted by Belle Isle TMO.. Come and Sing with Opera North. 4 September at 12:00–13:00 If you love to sing, or have always fancied having a go, come along and join us for a free taster session of Opera North Community Chorus! There’s no need to be able to read music, and singers of all abilities […]

Butler VC National Paving Stone Unveiling at   Hunslet War Memorial.

Butler VC National Paving Stone Unveiling at   Hunslet War Memorial.

Butler VC National Paving Stone Unveiling Hosted by The Yorkshire Regiment. Hunslet War Memorial. The VC paving stone to honour Private William Boynton Butler VC will be unveiled Hunslet War Memorial at 11.00am on Monday 7th August 2017 in Hunslet, Leeds. The ceremony will start at 11.00 am but attendees are asked to arrive for […]

Parnaby Tavern (Hunslet) Events

Parnaby Tavern (Hunslet) Events

Parnaby-Tavern Hunslet. Middleton Road, Hunslet Leeds LS10 A few upcoming events. Come along and support the new Landlord  and Landlady of the Parnaby Tavern. Yorkshire Evening Post Pub of the Year 2016.