West Yorkshire Gypsy and Traveller people have spoken of feeling emotional after a meeting at the Leeds GATE offices last night. The event, named Right to Roam, was called in response to government plans to eradicate the Gypsy way of life and was attended by members of the local settled
Half Term might be almost over, but there’s plenty going on over the coming week in South Leeds. Here’s a roundup of some the main events. For full listings go over to our What’s On calendar here. https://southleedslife.com/events/ Firstly a public service announcement: Unfortunately due to ongoing severe weather conditions,
Leeds Chiefs 1-4 Milton Keynes Lightning As someone who has spent most of his sporting life on Elland Road watching either Leeds United or Hunslet RLFC during their years at the greyhound stadium, the arrival of a new Ice Hockey team in the area has piqued a bit of interest.
A number of bus timetable changes will take effect on Sunday (23 February 2020) as bus operators react to ongoing roadworks in the city centre and other issues. The First Bus 74 service between Middleton and the city centre via Hunslet will see a revised route and timetable, with some
On Saturday (22 February 2020) the one-day IMAX Film Festival returns to Cineworld Leeds at the White Rose Shopping Centre, offering cinema-goers a second chance to see four of 2019’s biggest blockbusters in IMAX®, including The Lion King, Spider-Man: Far From Home, Avengers: Endgame and Joker. Tickets cost just £3
As we reported in our Half Term activity roundup, The Tetley is running its popular Family Art Workshops every day through to Saturday 22 February 2020. The free workshops are led by artists and everyone is welcome, regardless of age or ability. Just drop in between 11am-3pm. Here’s what’s on
White Rose Shopping Centre is inviting families to enjoy a free trail this February Half Term – a collection of 15 Nick Jr. characters and models brought to life from more than 500,000 toy bricks. Characters include favourites from PAW Patrol, Abby Hatcher, Blaze and the Monster Machines, and Shimmer
Blackberry picking is a simple late Summer pleasure, which many of us will have enjoyed since we were little; cramming more blackberries into our mouths than we managed to take home, fingers and clothes stained with berry juice. These are much-loved childhood memories, for even a hardened suburbanite like me.
Here’s a roundup of some the main events taking place over the coming week in South Leeds. For full listings go over to our What’s On calendar here. Next week is half term and we’ve listed all the family friendly activities on a separate post here. The Cottingley Winter Wellbeing
Schools in Leeds break up for a week’s half term holiday on Friday (14 February 2020). If you are wondering how to occupy your children next week, we have put together some ideas for you. The Tetley, Hunslet’s own art gallery, has extended its popular Family Art Workshops to run