Year: 2013

Got your pills? Got your presents?

While Christmas shopping and festive celebrations may be uppermost in everyone’s minds at this time of year, the three NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) in Leeds are urging local people to prepare themselves medically for the holiday period. A handy Christmas card reminding people to pack their regular medication as

Job creation success at White Rose Centre set to continue

  The Council’s green light for the extension of the White Rose Shopping Centre offers the opportunity to build on the hundreds of jobs created at the centre during 2013. Among the latest to find employment is a team of six car park assistants and three apprentices employed by OCS,

South Leeds Roundup: Hunsbeck, Harold and The High Line

  Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook. South Leeds seems to be closing down for Christmas, at least online, so not much to report this week, but we do have a few items… First up, in case you missed

South Leeds Academy students’ Interact Club recieves charter

  Abi Winn from The South Leeds Academy has been in touch with news of the school’s Interact Club. Last week saw The South Leeds Academy welcome the Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress, along with various Rotarians from Leeds Rotary Club to the student Interact Club’s official charter event. For

Holbeck Sing Carols at St. Matthew’s Community Centre

  Mosaic Church and Holbeck Christian Fellowship hosted their Carol Service for the 4th year running at St. Matthew’s Community Centre in Holbeck. St. Matthews was the centre of Christmas the other evening (Sunday 14 December 2013) with metres of twinkling lights hanging over the stone memorial plaques and storage

Councillors alert residents to Ice Pak planning application

  Councillors in Beeston & Holbeck ward have taken the unusual step of writing to local residents alerting them to a controversial planning application. Residents in the Cross Flatts area bounded by Cross Flatts Park, Beeston Road, Old Lane and Dewsbury Road will receive the letter this week. You can