Middleton

First day of school at Elements Primary

First day of school at Elements Primary

It was the first day of school in more ways than one as South Leeds newest primary school opened its doors last Monday (10 September 2018). Elements Primary School in Middleton welcomed 22 children to its Reception Class and two of the three teachers waiting to greet them were also starting their school careers. As […]

By September 17, 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, […]

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Planting a fruitful idea in Middleton

Planting a fruitful idea in Middleton

Emma Tabor is a woman on a mission – to see more fruit trees in Middleton. “We have quite a lot of trees planted on the estate, but they are not fruit trees. Wouldn’t it be good if we could enjoy the trees and pick and eat the fruit?” she asks. “A project like this […]

By September 16, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Last Coals To Leeds: Pupils launch railway’s new book

Last Coals To Leeds: Pupils launch railway’s new book

Pupils from Hunslet Carr and Windmill Primary Schools helped Middleton railway launch its new booklet about Middleton Broom Pit today (14 September 2018). The children heard from the railway’s Vice President Ian Smith and received their copies of the booklet from Cllr Judith Blake and Cllr Paul Truswell. They then took a ride on the […]

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Middleton Elderly Aid holding a Pamper Day

Middleton Elderly Aid holding a Pamper Day

‎Middleton Elderly Aid‎, Middleton, Leeds.   We are hoping to hold a Pamper day on Wednesday 3 October 2018 1-3pm for our members to celebrate International Day of Older People Week. We are looking for anyone who would like to offer their services that day. We are wanting nail painting, make up, massage etc.   […]

By September 14, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Cockburn’s call for creative primary pupils

Cockburn’s call for creative primary pupils

Cockburn School are encouraging children with creative talents to make it their number one choice as they apply for secondary school places. Cockburn School are delivering a new specialist programme for pupils who display a talent within the Performing Arts. The training supports a vast and varied curriculum with over 7 hours per week of […]

By September 13, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
BITMO’s Garden Competition

BITMO’s Garden Competition

Belle Isle TMO Our judges have been out and captured some photos of the amazing entries we had this year in our Garden Competition… They are some amazing gardens and gardeners in Belle Isle! All the winners and runners-up will be awarded their prizes and certificates at the Great Middleton Park Show on Sunday 9 […]

By September 7, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Inside Out: offering women ‘me time’

Inside Out: offering women ‘me time’

Inside Out is a women’s group that has been meeting for six years in Middleton, offering fun, friendship, food and fitness. The group has a friendly environment and a focus on health and wellbeing. The activities are decided by the women in the group, but one staple is a 45 minute keep fit exercise session, […]

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Kevin Sinfield shares success tips with Cockburn students

Kevin Sinfield shares success tips with Cockburn students

Kevin Sinfield MBE, visited Cockburn School on two separate days in July to speak to students about success and how to achieve it. Sinfield played his entire professional career with Leeds Rhinos and is one of the most successful players in Super League history, having captained the team to seven Super League championships and two […]

By September 6, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
It’s showtime in Middleton Park next Sunday

It’s showtime in Middleton Park next Sunday

Sunday 9 September is the date for the ninth Great Middleton Park Show. The theme this year is wildlife in our park and gardens and organisers, Friends of Middleton Park, are promising a host of attractions including animal displays, with alpacas and donkeys joined by birds of prey; music and entertainment including the South Leeds […]

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