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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 […]

By November 28, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Planning applications 19 November 2018

Planning applications 19 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 19 November 2018:   First floor extension to office Marpak Polythene Supplies Ltd Westland Square Beeston Leeds LS11 5SS Ref. No: 18/06953/FU | Status: Current […]

By November 25, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Hunslet apprentice brings home Gold from WorldSkills Competition

Hunslet apprentice brings home Gold from WorldSkills Competition

Students from Leeds College of Building have been doing Yorkshire proud and showing the rest of the UK how it’s done after bringing home one gold and two highly-commended medals. At the national WorldSkills UK competition – the country’s largest experiential skills, apprenticeships, and careers event – Leeds College of Building apprentice Joseph Turner (25) won gold in the […]

By November 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Hunslet Club gearing up for annual beer festival

Hunslet Club gearing up for annual beer festival

Everything is coming together for the Hunslet Club’s 4th annual beer festival, on Saturday 1 December (2018) – but the club are still inviting local people and businesses and individuals to support the event by co-sponsoring it if they can. The popular event will see hundreds of people from across the community enjoying a lively […]

By November 22, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
When are the Christmas Lights being switched on in South Leeds?

When are the Christmas Lights being switched on in South Leeds?

It might still be November, but Christmas is definitely on its way and communities around South Leeds are preparing to switch on their own local Christmas Lights. Here’s a full rundown: Belle Isle Join ward Councillors Judith Blake, Kim Groves and Paul Truswell at 3:30pm on Monday 26 November at Belle Isle Circus. Middleton Join […]

By November 21, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Hunslet Carr Christmas Tree light switch on

Hunslet Carr Christmas Tree light switch on

Please go along to this event organised by Hunslet Carr RA and to hear the children from Hunslet Carr Primary School sing!  

By November 19, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Planning applications 12 November 2018

Planning applications 12 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 12 November 2018:   T1 Willow – Reduce to a 8 ft stump. T2 Willow – Cut back to boundary fence by 5 meters.  Parkside […]

By November 18, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Windmill and Low Road Schools perform at Leeds Town Hall

Windmill and Low Road Schools perform at Leeds Town Hall

Kim Groves ‎Middleton, Leeds Absolutely brilliant to watch performers from Windmill Primary School, Low Road Primary School at Leeds Town Hall. Extremely talented young people an absolute credit to their schools , families , carers and City of Leeds. In Harmony Opera North brought together in the children’s words “Our School Family” pupils from New […]

By November 17, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Singing for Sainsbury’s

Singing for Sainsbury’s

The Music Federation Schools (Windmill in Belle Isle and Low Road, Hunslet) have supplied many of the vocal performances for the new Sainbury’s Christmas advert now being broadcast to TVs across the nation. The schools have for some time been renowned for their unique curriculum, incredibly high aspirations, and glowing Ofsted reports. The schools’ relationship […]

By November 16, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Middleton Railway ‘Highly Commended’ at tourism awards

Middleton Railway ‘Highly Commended’ at tourism awards

The Middleton Railway is delighted to announce that we have been awarded a “Highly Commended” certificate for “Small Attraction of the Year” category in the Visit Yorkshire White Rose Awards for 2018. The judges commented: “The building in which the Trust is housed is modern, light and welcoming, ideally suited for its purpose.  We were […]