BAM Nuttall, the leading civil engineering contractor, has donated five bicycles to local charity The Works. The BAM Nuttall team working on Phase 1 of the Leeds Flood Alleviation Scheme gave the bikes to the Hunslet-based charity, who repair second-hand bikes before giving them as Christmas presents to children from
It’s that time of the year again when we start thinking about Christmas. It’s difficult to imagine some children and young people won’t get a gift at Christmas. The truth is that some areas in Leeds have families that don’t have enough resources to buy presents. As a charity, The
Middleton residents can now jump on a bike for free, thanks to a new ‘bike library’ at the local community hub. Leeds City Council launched the third of its Yorkshire Bank Bike Libraries at the St George’s Centre Community Hub on today (1 August 2016). The new bike library will
An event designed to encourage people to use cycling as a means of travelling to White Rose Shopping Centre, proved a great success. Cyclists were able to have their bicycles recorded and registered free of charge by West Yorkshire Police and were also given a free D-lock as an added
Make the festive season extra special by giving an old bike a new home this Christmas The general public are being asked to donate old bikes that have been outgrown or long forgotten so that they can be given to young people from disadvantaged backgrounds, just in time for Christmas.
West Yorkshire Police – Leeds Inner South ** BIKE THEFTS IN HUNSLET ** Please be aware that there has been a break-in at H2010 Leeds – the development situated down Goodman Street, Hunslet, next to the River Aire. A number of mini-mopeds and mountain bikes have been stolen sometime between
Quote from Julie Holmes (Volunteer at BITMO GATE) . Pure Gym joined BITMO GATE on Friday 4 July, for a biking challenge on an exercise bike. We didn’t get the crowds we thought but still had an enjoyable couple of hours. Quite
If you’ve been past Holbeck Moor recently, like me you probably wondered what was going to go on the large grey slab at the edge of the moor. Well, apparently it’s a new skatepark for youngsters, and I understand it’s going to be using some of the equipment from the site