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Fiendish free Halloween fun at White Rose

Fiendish free Halloween fun at White Rose

White Rose Shopping Centre is hosting a weekend of frightful fun this Halloween season, with family events taking place this coming weekend 27 and 28 October 2018. Visitors are invited to take part in free activities including: Craft pumpkin-decorating Make-your-own trick-or-treat bags A spooky selfie station Pumpkin patch story time Ghoulish slime-making workshops Events are […]

By October 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Planning applications 15 October 2018

Planning applications 15 October 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 15 October 2018:   Demolition of Garages and erection of retail unit (tyre fitting shop)  Land To The Rear Of Greens Fish And Chips 392 […]

By October 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Decision on Middleton shopping scheme deferred

Decision on Middleton shopping scheme deferred

The planning saga that is the Benyon House (Co-op) site next to Asda in Middleton is not over yet as Councillors on the South & West Plans Panel yesterday (18 October 2018) deferred their decision on the latest application for a retail development for the site. Planning officers recommended rejection of the latest application, but […]

By October 19, 2018 1 Comments Read More →
Middleton Elderly Aid presents a Monthly Tea Dance

Middleton Elderly Aid presents a Monthly Tea Dance

Middleton Elderly Aid   Ken says “A fantastic afternoon of learning people to Dance. Tea and cakes at half time. I even managed to learn steps of one dance last time, even with my memory!”  

Middleton Elderly Aid Christmas Fayre

Middleton Elderly Aid Christmas Fayre

Middleton Elderly Aid.  If anyone would like a table at our Xmas Fayre for a small donation please get in touch at  middletonelderlyaid.org.uk  Also any donations would be greatly appreciated for raffle prizes. Thank You    

MP calls for review of “Managed Approach” to sex work in Holbeck

MP calls for review of “Managed Approach” to sex work in Holbeck

Hilary Benn MP (Leeds Central) has called on Leeds City Council and West Yorkshire Police to commission an independent review into the “Managed Approach” to street sex work in Holbeck. The current policy, which aims to keep sex work away from residential areas, has met with widespread opposition from local residents. A delegation from the […]

By October 18, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Duftons raises £20,000 for children’s cancer charity

Duftons raises £20,000 for children’s cancer charity

Between Monday 17 – Friday 21 September, Duftons Plumbing and Heating Supplies held a Charity Trade Week, in aid of Candlelighters, a children’s Cancer charity who support children and their families throughout Yorkshire who are affected by Childhood Cancer. Their incredible fundraising saw colleagues participate in head shaves, pie face challenges, car washes, and holding […]

By October 17, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Councillors endorse transformational HS2 plans for Leeds Station

Councillors endorse transformational HS2 plans for Leeds Station

A milestone in the preparations to bring HS2 high speed rail into the region has been reached as senior councillors today endorsed the detailed case for transformational plans for Leeds Station. Leeds City Council executive board heard how it is imperative to have a fully-integrated, modern station in Leeds – already the North’s busiest – […]

By October 17, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Cineworld encourages families to be more childish

Cineworld encourages families to be more childish

To celebrate the October half term and to highlight Cineworld’s Family ticket offering, where adults pay kids’ prices, the cinema chain will transform their cinema in Leeds to get adults to embrace their inner child. To encourage adults and kids alike to embrace their childish side, from Saturday 27 October areas within the cinema will […]

By October 17, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Help for young people to Go Higher

Help for young people to Go Higher

Go Higher West Yorkshire, who support secondary schools and colleges raise students’ aspirations towards Higher Education has organised a support session for young people applying to university from the South Leeds area. They will be providing free and impartial UCAS personal statement support and careers advice for Year 13 students at The Point Job Shop […]

By October 16, 2018 0 Comments Read More →