Belle Isle

New parking on Belle Road

New parking on Belle Road

Belle Isle TMO Have you seen the newly installed additional parking at the very top of Belle Isle Road? It’ll be complete once the 10 parking bays have been marked out. We will also be doing some verge widening on Aberfield Drive between numbers 64 – 74 to allow a number of cars to park.This […]

School’s Out For Summer | MADDFest at Cockburn John Charles Academy

School’s Out For Summer | MADDFest at Cockburn John Charles Academy

As May draws to a close, and the academic year comes to an end for the University and Higher Education system, it is always a great experience to take a trip around the creative departments and enjoy the fruits of their labours of the past three years or so. Wait around another month and a […]

Schools music project in line for national award

Schools music project in line for national award

In Harmony Opera North has been named as a finalist in The National Lottery Awards 2018 with the chance of winning £5,000 to benefit children locally and to share more widely the advantages learning a musical instrument can bring to young people from all backgrounds. But they need your help as the awards are voted […]

Belle Isle Gala 2018

Belle Isle Gala 2018

Please take the time to view slide show above Made my way to this year’s Belle Isle Gala on what was going to be the hottest day of the year so far (Saturday 7 July 2018). The Fire Engine just arrived before me, and I waited the arrival to get photos of the new Lord […]

Consultation on new Park & Ride plans

Consultation on new Park & Ride plans

Further to our report on the revised proposals for the Stourton Park & Ride Scheme, a consultation event has been organised for this Thursday (12 July 2018). The drop in consultation event will take place at West Grange Church off Belle Isle Road (behind the sorting office) from 5-8pm. Officers will be on hand to […]

Education experiences wanted from Belle Isle and Middleton

Education experiences wanted from Belle Isle and Middleton

A Leeds charity is looking for people in Belle Isle and Middleton to interview about their experiences of education and how they made decisions about their options. Together For Peace is undertaking the research on behalf of Go Higher West Yorkshire, a consortium of local colleges and universities, who work to help raise awareness of […]

Cycle tour relay sets of from Cockburn John Charles

Cycle tour relay sets of from Cockburn John Charles

Students at the Cockburn John Charles Academy kicked off the last full day of a 400 mile bike relay as they set off this morning (2 July 2018) as part of the Schools Yorkshire Tour. They took the baton to St Phillip’s Primary School, visiting the new Urban Bike Park in Middleton en route. From […]

Updated: William Cunningham found safe and well

Updated: William Cunningham found safe and well

UPDATED: William Cunningham found safe and well West Yorkshire Police Missing person appeal – William Cunningham aged 79 from Belle Isle, Leeds. 5ft 6, slim build, blue T shirt, grey slacks, black shoes. Any sightings or information ring 101 and quote reference 1098  

Health For All family services welcomed in their new home

Health For All family services welcomed in their new home

St John & St Barnabas church in Belle Isle has hosted the Belle Isle Family Centre for many years, but now have their own plans for their undercroft. The good news is that no services are being cut as Health For All have been able to move all their groups and activities to Middleton Parochial […]

Windmill Primary School enjoy a Vintage Tea Party with Belle Isle History Group

Windmill Primary School enjoy a Vintage Tea Party with Belle Isle History Group

I arrived at Windmill Primary School for the Vintage Tea Party with Julie and Lynne already busy organising the food, and putting out the Victorian Tea Service for the party. Kathie Lambert, School teacher told me the children present were all from years 4, 5 and 6. The children got involved with dressing up in […]