Hunslet Gala 2013 10th Anniversary Event

Hunslet Festival presents the Hunslet Community Gala 10th Anniversary event on Saturday 29th June 2013 from 11.30am to 4.00pm. The annual gala organised by Hunslet Festival takes place on the field adjacent to Grove Road (opposite the Penny Hill Centre) off Church Street.

In the Family Arena this year:

  • Hunslet Club Showcase
  • Whinthorpe Whirlers Majorettes
  • Martial Arts with Suzaku
  • Corinthians Tag Rugby
  • Zumba with Keep Fit Julie
  • Keldon School of Dance
  • RTC Rescue by West Yorkshire Classics Fire Rescue
  • ICON Dance Academy

In the Activities Zone there are a variety of rides including a Bungee Trampoline, a Climbing Tower and the largest Inflatable Slide in Europe called “The Titanic” along with a small bouncy castle and rides for small children, there will also be a classic Fire Engine.

The Workshop Zone will be providing the opportunity for people to try out taster sessions in circus skills with the Rapide Brothers. Handle various wildlife with Morley Exotic Animal Rescue. Punch & Judy with Professor Robianti. Ronnie the Rhono will also be making an appearance during the afternoon.

All this is in addition to catering concessions and the usual stalls of local community groups and organisations.

The Lord Mayor of Leeds will be performing the opening ceremony at 11.30am with Hilary Benn MP.

There are a few spaces for stalls still available.

Hunslet Festival is supported by Community First, Leeds City Council & The Bayford Foundation

Contact details: 0113 217 7781, 07920 104064, or 0845 475 2041 (Local call Rate)     


This article was written by Jonathan Chapman using our Community Reporters website