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Tis’ the season to recycle and check your bin day during the festive period

Tis’ the season to recycle and check your bin day during the festive period

Waste and recycling bin collection changes are to take place over the Christmas and New Year period. Leeds City Council is gearing up for the busiest time of year when it comes to bin collections, with over 8,000 tonnes of household waste and recycling collected last Christmas the equivalent weight of over 630 double decker […]

By December 10, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Hunslet RLFC prepare for a new era

Hunslet RLFC prepare for a new era

After a disappointing end to last season, Hunslet RLFC have rung the changes for the up and coming 2019 campaign. With many clubs in League 1 struggling and fixtures still not finalised the South Leeds outfit have really hit their straps with New Sponsors, a new kit supplier, Kappa, and a host of new faces […]

Memorial to WW1 airfield unveiled in Middleton

Memorial to WW1 airfield unveiled in Middleton

Councillors unveiled a memorial stone yesterday (8 December 2018) remembering the service personnel who served at the Middleton airfield during the First World War from 1916-18. The granite plaque was donated by the Airfields of Britain Conservation Trust and is dedicated “to all units and personnel based here.” Father Andy Myers the Vicar of Middleton […]

By December 9, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Planning applications 3 December 2018

Planning applications 3 December 2018

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to LS10 and LS11 published on on the Leeds City Council website. The following applications were validated in the week beginning 3 December 2018:   Change of use and alterations of house (use class C3) to form house in multiple occupation (use class C4)  1 Noster […]

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UPDATED Missing: Kacey Williamson, Belle Isle

UPDATED Missing: Kacey Williamson, Belle Isle

Updated 8 December: Kacey has been found safe and well.   Concern for Kacey Williamson 15 yrs missing from Belle Isle in Leeds. Kacey is a white female, 5ft 3, slim build, long black straight hair. Last seen wearing grey trousers, grey Nike shoes and a black coat with a fur trim. Any info please […]

Lane End football team kicks off

Lane End football team kicks off

Lane End Primary FC  V  Beeston St Luke’s Primary School (27 November 2018) Location: The Lane End MUGA  Attendance: Approx. 50 Final Score: 2 – 5 Match Report by the Lane End team: “Wow what a contest! With difficult weather conditions Lane End Primary FC were very competitive in their first every game. The team […]

Supporters’ Trust calls for biggest foodbank collection

Supporters’ Trust calls for biggest foodbank collection

December is the busiest month of the year for foodbanks across Leeds Universal Credit recipients won’t get payments until after Christmas Families in Leeds are having to choose between heating and eating Leeds United fans have donated over 1800 meals since the drive launched in October This Saturday (8 December 2018) Leeds United Supporters’ Trust […]

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Yorkshire Cup resurrected as preseason Rugby League competition

Yorkshire Cup resurrected as preseason Rugby League competition

Championship and League 1 Clubs resurrect the Yorkshire Cup in 2019. The competition commences in 2019 and will incorporate an 8-team competition played over three consecutive weekends in January. Each and every game will be full of the passion of a Yorkshire Derby as every side strives to win a most historic competition. It’s a […]

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Beeston’s Christmas Tree Festival

Beeston’s Christmas Tree Festival

Beeston In Bloom have teamed up with St Mary’s Church in Beeston to hold a Christmas Tree Festival in the church this month and the doors open next  Wednesday (12 December 2018). Local community groups, including the Scouts, Cockburn John Charles Academy, Shine and Friends of Stank Hall Barn have been invited to provide and […]

By December 6, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
NHS in Leeds asks people to get #weatherready

NHS in Leeds asks people to get #weatherready

As winter approaches, the NHS in Leeds is supporting a national Met Office campaign that urges residents to be prepared to stay safe and well, whatever the weather. The local NHS is asking people to prepare for the colder weather by taking simple steps to protect their health and that of their loved ones. In […]

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