Leeds College of Building is the latest organisation to become a member of the Northern Powerhouse Partner Programme. As the UK’s only specialist further education construction college, the appointment is recognition of the contribution the education institution has made to the scheme. The Leeds-based college joins a network of more
17 September marked two years since I moved to Acre Court, in Middleton. So I thought would have a catch-up, what’s happened over that time. I came back to live in Middleton after living in Belle Isle for four years, in sheltered housing, run on behalf of the council by
Northern Monk, based at Marshall’s Mill in Holbeck, has honed its craft with the North at its heart. Now, as part of its fifth birthday celebrations, the brewery has turned its attention to helping others do the same. Independent brewery, Northern Monk, is looking to spark a Northern revolution by
South Leeds Hiking Group have had big news recently as they secured a National Lottery Community Fund grant to develop the group and further their reach into the community. The group has been very active recently and I have already covered a number of their hikes and walks, but now
Dewsbury Road Community Market is back on Saturday (28 September 2019). The market, which features locally made crafts is all about ‘for the community, by the community.’ Community Hub Manager, Jas Dhariwal-Holmes said: “The aim of the Community Market is to give people a platform to sell their creative talent.
I am in competition with my daughter’s partner in regard to sighting rainbows. He lives on the edge of the Peak District, I live off Dewsbury Road. I am losing three – nil at present. So where are my rainbows? Well I recently popped into Building Blocks nursery. Whilst there
People of Leeds taking recycling into their own hands as part of Recycle Week Events, at White Rose Shopping Centre and John Charles Centre for Sport in South Leeds will mark Recycle Week 2019 which starts today as Leeds City Council challenges residents to recycle more of the right things,
People across South Leeds are being invited to join in a range of activities and get an insight into local policing at a special open day event at the city’s main police station. Elland Road will be playing host to the annual event from 11am-3pm on Sunday 29 September 2019.
Leading sustainable developer Citu has unveiled the first images and plans of its ground-breaking low carbon ‘intergenerational’ building. Located in phase three of its pioneering £250m Climate Innovation District in Hunslet, which spans both sides of the River Aire in the South Bank regeneration scheme, the building will offer a
If your child is currently in Year 6, you need to make sure you have applied for a place in a secondary school by 31 October 2019. To help you make your choice our three local secondary schools are holding open day events for students, parents and carers to look