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First Head Boy and Girl elected at Cockburn John Charles

First Head Boy and Girl elected at Cockburn John Charles

Year 11 students at Cockburn John Charles Academy were recently invited to submit applications to join a new group of Student Ambassadors. All prospective candidates underwent a rigorous selection process, including interviews with the senior leadership team to outline their vision for the future of education within the Academy and the impact they intended to […]

By October 15, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Cockburn John Charles Academy Open Evening

Cockburn John Charles Academy Open Evening

Cockburn John Charles Academy opened its doors to prospective year 7 students and their parents on Wednesday 10th October 2018. The evening was well attended by families of the local community who were treated to a cornucopia of activities in all subject areas. Head of School, Siobhan Roberts, said: “It was a source of great […]

By October 12, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Looking for help to find work? Over 25? See Remploy at The GATE

Looking for help to find work? Over 25? See Remploy at The GATE

Belle Isle TMO Looking for help to find work? Over 25? Remploy will be at the GATE on Thursday 18 October from 2-3:30pm as part of the Job Club. Remploy is a free service. They can: get you a 1:1 advisor who could meet you each week at the GATE help with your CV arrange […]

Aphasia Cafe at BITMOs GATE

Aphasia Cafe at BITMOs GATE

Belle Isle TMO Aphasia is a condition that may occur after a brain injury, and most commonly from a stroke and particularly in older people. Aphasia may affect the way a person speaks and understands speech, as well as their ability to read or write. Here at BITMO’s GATE, we host a FREE Aphasia Cafe […]

Jean Byrne ‘Braved the Shave’ for Macmillan

Jean Byrne ‘Braved the Shave’ for Macmillan

  Please take the time to view slide show above.. What a fantastic lady Jean is, at 76 years young, she held a ‘Brave the Shave’ event to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. Jean held the event in her street, East Grange Square, Belle Isle, Leeds on Saturday 29 September 2018. As I walked down […]

Half term activities for young people in Belle Isle and Middleton

Half term activities for young people in Belle Isle and Middleton

With the autumn half term (Monday 29 October – Friday 2 November 2018) fast approaching, Youth Services have announced a series of activities including horse riding and quad biking as well as visits to Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Lightwater Valley and Go Ape. The activities are open to young people living in the Middleton Park Ward […]

Inspirational start to the autumn term at CJCA

Inspirational start to the autumn term at CJCA

The new term at Cockburn John Charles Academy has got off to an inspirational start as Year 11 were treated to a highly motivational guest speaker Action Jackson. He inspired the group’s attention with his thought-provoking presentation, encouraging each individual to reflect on their own ability and potential as they embark on the most important […]

CCTV appeal: 15 year old boy robbed in Belle Isle

CCTV appeal: 15 year old boy robbed in Belle Isle

Police have released CCTV images of two men they want to identify in connection with the robbery of a schoolboy in Leeds last July.                     The 15-year-old boy was assaulted and threatened with a knife before his phone was stolen in John Charles Approach, Belle Isle, […]

By September 20, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
St George’s community hub re-launches

St George’s community hub re-launches

The newly refurbished community hub at the St George’s Centre in Middleton was officially re-launched on Friday (14 September 2018) by Cllr Debra Coupar, executive member for communities, with Middleton Park ward members Cllr Judith Blake and Cllr Paul Truswell. The hub features redesigned library area, an enlarged job club area with extra public computers, […]

By September 17, 2018 2 Comments Read More →