Hunslet

Hunslet RLFC prepare for a new era

Hunslet RLFC prepare for a new era

After a disappointing end to last season, Hunslet RLFC have rung the changes for the up and coming 2019 campaign. With many clubs in League 1 struggling and fixtures still not finalised the South Leeds outfit have really hit their straps with New Sponsors, a new kit supplier, Kappa, and a host of new faces […]

Planning applications 3 December 2018

Planning applications 3 December 2018

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to LS10 and LS11 published on on the Leeds City Council website. The following applications were validated in the week beginning 3 December 2018:   Change of use and alterations of house (use class C3) to form house in multiple occupation (use class C4)  1 Noster […]

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Yorkshire Cup resurrected as preseason Rugby League competition

Yorkshire Cup resurrected as preseason Rugby League competition

Championship and League 1 Clubs resurrect the Yorkshire Cup in 2019. The competition commences in 2019 and will incorporate an 8-team competition played over three consecutive weekends in January. Each and every game will be full of the passion of a Yorkshire Derby as every side strives to win a most historic competition. It’s a […]

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Historic Leeds Bridge to reopen in the new year

Historic Leeds Bridge to reopen in the new year

The historic Leeds Bridge will reopen to two-way traffic next month as essential maintenance works near completion. From Monday 14 January 2019 the works necessary to strengthen the bridge will be completed. Bridge End over the River Aire by The Calls in the city centre will then re-open to two-way traffic, including the key 2, 3, 12 […]

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Hunslet Morrisons to give away fruit to children

Hunslet Morrisons to give away fruit to children

Morrisons Hunslet is to hand out free fruit to children in its Church Street store, to prevent unsold fruit being thrown away, to offer young people one of their five-a-day, and to help make the shopping trip easier for busy parents. The Free Fruit for Kids scheme will mean that this fruit – which is […]

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Welcome to Hunslet sign provokes lively debate

Welcome to Hunslet sign provokes lively debate

Residents of Hunslet have – together with Ed Carlisle from the local Green Party – have launched a campaign for a ‘Welcome to Hunslet’ on Church Street. Ed commented: “Hunslet has a long proud history, and this is a great idea – from local people – to build community pride. We’ll now be working with […]

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Planning applications 26 November 2018

Planning applications 26 November 2018

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to LS10 and LS11 published on on the Leeds City Council website. The following applications were validated in the week beginning 26 November 2018:   Amendment to previously approved planning application (17/04779/FU – Three retail units to car park and two storey extension to existing retail […]

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Charity bike ride cheque

Charity bike ride cheque

Congratulations to all those who organised or joined the Hunslet to Castleford fundraising bike ride in October, who raised over £800 for mental health charity Leeds Mind. Plans are now afoot for further fundraising activities next year.  

By November 30, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Steam’s up for Santa Specials

Steam’s up for Santa Specials

What could be more exciting for children at this time of year than a ride on a steam train and a present from Santa? Middleton Railway is preparing to launch its ever popular Santa Specials on Saturday (1 December 2018). Trains run each Saturday and Sunday through to Sunday 23 December. The first train of […]

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Winter’s Trail is back at Skelton Grange

Winter’s Trail is back at Skelton Grange

The Skelton Grange environment centre in Stourton are again hosting their popular Winter’s Trail events, between 18-20 December – and tickets are selling fast! This annual event gives families the opportunity to explore a magical candle-lit trail through the woods and gardens, join craft activities, and enjoy hot drinks and gingerbread round a campfire. Tickets […]

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