This short but sweet video, recently uploaded onto Youtube by DJspray2k, shows the progress on demolition work at Hunslet’s Tetley’s Brewery. A sad sight indeed… [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zOQ70_s7_h4&w=560&h=315]
Here’s the sixth and final part of the Middleton Life local history project’s oral history film. This part, which sees local residents interview each other on their memories and history of the area, focuses on Tenants Hall. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QqldMKrhRj4&w=560&h=315]
The Friends of Middleton Park group are holding an interesting event this coming weekend but could do with your help: On 29th July we are celebrating Yorkshire Day in Middleton Park. We would appreciate any donations of homemade cakes, biscuits or buns. (all the better for being made in Yorkshire!).
The sun shone and the crowds flocked to the moor to enjoy Holbeck Gala 2012. One of the organisers, Ian Pickup, said: “What a fantastic day – the sun was out and we had lots of fun…” Many stalls were held by local business and communities providing food and drinks, raffles,