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Hunslet Club Parkside’s remarkable achievement

Hunslet Club Parkside’s remarkable achievement

Hunslet Club Parkside finished off a brilliant season with victory in the Kingstone Press National Conference League Grand Final by 26–18 over West Hull at Featherstone Rovers’ L D Nutrition Stadium on Saturday afternoon (6 October 2018).The win confirmed their position at the top of the amateur Rugby League game. Earlier on in the day […]

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 […]

Planning applications 1 October 2018

Planning applications 1 October 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 1 October 2018:   Upgrade to existing telecommunications equipment  Land Adj Brown Place Holbeck Leeds LS11 0EF Ref. No: 18/05991/FU | Status: Current New dwelling […]

Celebration marks new Garnets homes and park

Celebration marks new Garnets homes and park

This week (Thursday 4 October 2018) saw a sunny celebration event to mark the official opening of the new Council housing on the Garnets in Hunslet Moor, and the reopening of a refurbished play area in the neighbourhood. The event saw 100+ local people gather for a free funday event featuring sports, inflatables, food, stalls, […]

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Last Coals To Leeds success to be followed by Star Rails

Last Coals To Leeds success to be followed by Star Rails

Middleton Railway’s weekend of events to commemorate fifty years since the closure of the last coal mine in Leeds proved a great success last weekend (29 & 30 September 2018). The event was supported by the Railway’s new President Hilary Benn MP who waved the first train of the day off. Middleton Park Ward Councillors […]

Review: Mother Courage and Her Children

Review: Mother Courage and Her Children

A single mother with three children by different fathers – sound familiar? Mother Courage And Her Children is set during the Thirty Years War in the seventeenth century. Mother Courage is an entrepreneur, she buys cheap and sells at a profit. Her customers are the armies criss-crossing backwards and forwards across Europe. Don’t worry, you […]

Latest news from South Leeds Live At Home

Latest news from South Leeds Live At Home

Established in August 1991, The South Leeds Live at Home Scheme is a community based scheme that exists to benefit the lives of older people by providing services to those who live in their own homes thereby enhancing the quality of their lives, empowering and encouraging older people to maintain an independent and healthy lifestyle […]

New Principal starts at UTC Leeds

New Principal starts at UTC Leeds

UTC Leeds has appointed a new Principal. Alex Burnham has 21 years’ experience of working in education and started in post last month at UTC Leeds, which is based in the former Braime factory on Sayner Road, Hunslet. Alex said: “I feel honoured and privileged to be part of a team that is supporting the […]

Leeds light extravaganza returns this week

Leeds light extravaganza returns this week

Now its 14th year, Leeds Light Night returns this Thursday and Friday (4 & 5 October 2018). Over 60 free family friendly events will take place across the city centre from 6-11pm on each night and will spill across the river to The Tetley art gallery and Leeds Dock in Hunslet. At The Tetley Ultiverse […]

Found Fiction storytelling at The Hunslet Club

Found Fiction storytelling at The Hunslet Club

Calling all young writers! You’re invited to the #foundfiction workshop – an action-packed storytelling event for writing enthusiasts aged 11-16 in South Leeds. The #foundfiction workshop is hosted by three of the best writers in Leeds and Bradford: Phil Pearce, poet and spoken word performer Kirsty Taylor, teacher and spoken word artist Daniel Ingram-Brown, playwright […]