Category: South Leeds

News, events, and comments about South Leeds as a whole

South Leeds amongst finalists for Sports Awards

The finalists have been announced for the 20th Annual Leeds Sports Awards to take place at New Dock Hall on Friday 17 March 2023. After a record level of nominations, 51 finalists have been chosen, with World, European and National Champions amongst those short-listed including Georgia Taylor-Brown MBE, Tom Pidcock

White Rose to host friendly, furry visitors this Blue Monday

White Rose Shopping Centre is lifting visitors’ spirits this Blue Monday (16 January 2023) by inviting guests to meet friendly, hard-working dogs from a local Guide Dogs branch. Research shows that stroking animals can soothe us when we’re feeling stressed or anxious, with some studies even showing a reduction in

Leeds Credit Union makes £1m available to help struggling members

Financial services provider Leeds Credit Union has begun 2023 by launching a new initiative to help its members consolidate their debts and lower their monthly outgoings. By making £1 million available to its 37,000+ members across Leeds and other areas, plus residents of associated housing associations and select employers, Leeds

Hunslet Foundation looks back at another tremendous year

As we start the New Year, Hunslet Foundation’s General Manager Michael Nuttall can reflect on what has been another hugely satisfactory twelve months of Rugby League development work in south Leeds. A real highlight was the inaugural Community Clubs Summer Festival, which took place at Hunslet Warriors and which attracted

Leeds College of Building appoints new Assistant Principal

Chris Tunningley has been appointed as Leeds College of Building Assistant Principal for Adult Learning and Higher Education. Chris, formerly the Head of University Centre for Architecture, Engineering & Construction at Leeds College of Building, succeeds retiring Assistant Principal Brian Duffy. Speaking of his appointment, Chris said: “I am thrilled to start