Day: 23 January 2012

Hunslet social enterprise SLATE nets cash boost

A pioneering store in Hunslet that sells affordable furniture to people on low incomes has received a much needed financial boost, thanks to local councillors. Cllr Angela Gabriel (Labour, Beeston & Holbeck) says she is  delighted that her colleagues on the South (Inner) Area Committee have recognised the work that

Slideshow: Secretary of State Chris Huhne visits Beeston’s Greenhouse

[slideshow] A member of the Government has visited Beeston to sample life at a pioneering low carbon development. Chris Huhne, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, was at Greenhouse to hear about using renewable technologies to help reduce fuel bills. He also chatted to local residents. Sustainable developers Citu