Day: 29 May 2013

South Leeds Roundup: Artichokes and Ancestors

  Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook. Our jumping off point this week (geddit?) is Leeds Dynamite who have photos on their Facebook Page from their performance at the White Rose Centre today. They were marking the opening of

Fitness Challenge Fundraising Benefits the Hunslet Club & St Gemma’s Hospice

The third annual sponsored Fitness Challenge at the Hunslet Club which took place on Saturday 9th of February (highlights of which can be seen in the video above) and the Zumbathon which took place on Saturday 2nd February raised a fantastic total of £3,818 split between the club and St Gemma’s Hospice

Bedroom Tax: Council re-designates properties

  Yesterday Leeds City Council announced that it is re-designating 837 properties (out of the 57,950 it owns), reducing the number of official bedrooms they have, but campaigners say this isn’t enough to protect people from the Bedroom Tax. As previously reported on South Leeds Life, tenants in social housing