Day: 9 October 2012

South Leeds groups discover Community First

Representatives from local community groups discovered how they could apply for grants of up to £2,500 at a special support event held at The Hunslet Club last night. Community First aims to support local projects, while promoting a sense of community ownership and encouraging communities to help themselves and others.

Jobs skills and support on offer at White Rose Centre

A new advice centre is opening at the White Rose Shopping Centre to offer people in south Leeds support on jobs and access to learning and skills training. The Point will open on Thursday 11th October. It will offer a wide range of learning and skills opportunities including retail, hospitality, customer service and security. The Point

Voice of Holbeck group discuss prostitution, bikes and allotment vandalism

Local issues including prostitution and vandalism in Holbeck were discussed at a Voice of Holbeck community meeting in Cleveleys Court. PCSO Nick Smith of Holbeck Neighbourhood Policing Team gave an update on the local policing priorities of prostitution around St Matthew’s Street and Pleasant Street and thefts, trespass and damages

Songs from around the world at Middleton Methodist Church Hall

Crafts, games, food and songs from around the world will give Middleton Methodist Church Hall in Hopewell View an international flavour on Saturday. The fun event is part of One World Week, an opportunity for people from diverse backgrounds to come together to learn about global justice, to spread that learning and