The weather forecast for Sunday (28 September 2014) was, ‘warm with low winds’. Weather is an important thing to factor in when your making dens out of cardboard outside. This, and the Tetley Brewery (south of the city centre) was a perfect combination for Leeds Den Fest part two.
Children and young people in South Leeds are being invited to design a poster for the Middleton Park bonfire display. The competition, sponsored again this year by the White Rose Shopping Centre, is open for any young person up to 16 who lives in South Leeds. There are three
On a day filled with laughter, South Leeds resident Andy Nichols, and Andrew Miller of Doncaster took the honours in the Toastmasters Area 15 humorous and impromptu speaking contests which were recently held in Doncaster. Andy (representing White Rose Speakers with a speech entitled “15 minutes of fame”) fought
Belle Isle Family Centre are now offering a fantastic breakfast club on Friday mornings from 10am till 12noon. Free and open to all, the Happy Fridays café invites you to come cook up a storm, share recipes, and have a natter. We are a laid back and sociable group,
Windmill Primary School. Macmillan Coffee Morning. Lost my notes, so all this is from memory, oh dear! Arrived at Windmill Primary School around about 9am, to see it packed out with mostly mothers who had dropped off their children at the school. Some small children present. Was a non-uniform
The Infant Mental Health Service, based at Parkside Medical Centre on Dewsbury Road in Beeston, has won the High Quality Care award at the recent Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust annual awards. Dr Dawn Harper from Channel 4’s Embarrassing Bodies was on hand to present the award. The team
South Leeds Life are starting up two weekly News Cafes where you can come and chat with the Editor and some of our volunteers. The News Cafes will run on Tuesdays at Hillside’s Feel Good Café in Beeston and on Friday at BITMOs GATE in Belle Isle. Both sessions
Two contrasting evenings for your entertainment in October. On Sat 4th October with have a family fun night with Live American Wrestling promoted by KGW Promotions. Doors open from 6pm. Show starts at 7pm. Adult tickets £5 / Children £3 tickets on the door. On Sat 11th October with a
There has been a spate of traffic accidents in Beeston over the last few weeks and tragically people have died in three of them. What’s going on? With inquests and potential court cases pending I have to be careful not to speculate about the details, but at the risk
Over the past few years, The Hunslet Club has been well known for it’s school holiday Activity Camps, and with attendance reaching up to 2,000 across the summer holidays, we have decided to expand our offering by incorporating a dedicated camp for one of the world’s most popular sports… Football.