Category: Middleton

News and events for the Middleton area

A Middleton Summer Night’s Dream as Bard’s classics shake up city parks

Parks in Leeds will prove all the world’s a stage when they host unique pop-up performances of Shakespeare’s classics thanks to a new project supported by Leeds Inspired. Leeds theatre company Front Room Productions will give some of The Bard’s most beloved scenes a contemporary twist during the free, open

Bah Humbug trail race a great success

The South Leeds running community put on quite a show with the second annual Bah Humbug 10k trail race on Sunday (8 December 2019). The sell out event saw 600 runners from across Leeds and beyond tackle tough and at times slippery course on trails through Middleton Park, with the

Corinthians knock Knottingley out of the Vase

Leeds Corinthians RUFC hosted near neighbours Knottingley in the National Vase on Saturday (30 November 2019). This is a competition where clubs are invited to enter after being previously successful in the Yorkshire Vase, and the two clubs were last year’s finalists. Corinthians had narrowly beaten Knottingley in a league

Every Tree Counts at Middleton Primary School

Middleton Primary pupils team up with Huddersfield web agency Splitpixel to protect local wildlife Students plant trees at Middleton Primary School with the help of Huddersfield based web agency, Splitpixel, as part of the wider Woodland Trust #EveryTreeCounts campaign. Middleton Primary pupils spent their Tuesday afternoon (26 November 2019) planting