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Hunslet demands hotter curries

Hunslet demands hotter curries

Morrisons Hunslet is launching an eight chilli rated curry – the Flaming Fiery Phaal – after listening to Morrisons ‘curry regular’ customers, who voiced complaints that the supermarket’s Volcanic Vindaloo wasn’t hot enough. The blistering phaal has been created by Morrisons’ chefs, who have scoured the country to find the hottest recipe possible. Their search […]

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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 […]

Clean Air Zone to be discussed by Councillors

Clean Air Zone to be discussed by Councillors

Leeds City Council has outlined its final plans to reduce air pollution and protect the health of everyone in Leeds, including the introduction of a Clean Air Charging Zone (CAZ). Senior councillors will publicly discuss the plans at a meeting of the council’s executive board on Wednesday 17 October 2018 before they will be submitted […]

Sign up now for south Leeds ‘Junk Food’ scheme

Sign up now for south Leeds ‘Junk Food’ scheme

Acclaimed Leeds charity ‘The Real Junk Food Project’ (TRJFP) are set to establish a year-round ‘freegan’ box scheme in Beeston, which will see good quality ‘junk’ food delivered into the community each week – and they are now calling for local people to sign up to make it happen. This will give south Leeds residents […]

White Rose to hold Autism Hours

White Rose to hold Autism Hours

The White Rose Shopping Centre in South Leeds is taking steps to be more inclusive for people with autism. The centre has teamed up with leading organisation, the National Autistic Society, to hold a daily Autism Hour from Saturday 6 – 13 October 2018, between the hours of 10-11am. White Rose is working in partnership […]

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 […]

Beeston Hill Christmas Countdown Relaunch

Beeston Hill Christmas Countdown Relaunch

Sponsored content Local Slimming group held at City Evangelical Church on Cemetery Road in Beeston Hill is all set to relaunch on Tuesday 16 October  2018 starting with the earliest Christmas party in town! Tace Catlin who has run a successful Slimming World group in Belle Isle for over 3 years, achieving awards for highest […]

Lisa’s lovely locks are for the charity chop

Lisa’s lovely locks are for the charity chop

A woman from Beeston is donating her hair to be made into a wig for children suffering from cancer and is looking for a salon to support her efforts. Lisa Derrett has decided to donate 12 inches of her flowing auburn locks to the Little Princess Foundation and hopes to raise enough funds to pay […]

Striving for workplace mental health first aid

Striving for workplace mental health first aid

Middleton resident and employment solicitor, Jodie Hill, is leading a campaign to put mental health on a par with physical health in the workplace. Since 1981 every workplace has had to have a designated first aider in case of accidents or illness at work. Jodie thinks it’s time there was also a mental health first […]

Calling online community champions

Calling online community champions

If you’re reading this article you are part of the online community, but 90,000 adults in Leeds are either offline and/or lack basic digital skills. The Council is now calling on community groups to help bridge the digital divide. An event in Middleton this month organised by 100% Digital Leeds under the banner ‘Fight The […]