This last year has been particularly difficult for Margaret Bingham, the founder of the Ciaran Bingham Foundation Trust (CBFT), set up in her son’s name ten years ago. As well as having to deal with the disruption of the coronavirus pandemic, Margaret lost another son. Joseph tragically took his own
Ex-Leeds United player sets up Happy Homecare Services and aims to provide the best care for the elderly in South Leeds Peter Swan had a 20 year career as a professional footballer scoring 62 goals in 445 games but his goal these days is very different. Peter is Hunslet born,
This is The Ciaran Bungham Foundation Trust’s (CBFT) Project Manager – Nick Lindley. Nick is not one to blow his own trumpet, quietly getting on with what needs to be done. But as well as the work we see him do front of house, there’s plenty behind the scenes that
The Hunslet Rugby Foundation and Hunslet RLFC were delighted to host 60 pensioners at the game with West Wales Crusaders on Sunday (3 March 2019). Members from South Leeds Live at Home and the Ciaran Bingham Foundation Trust were treated to a buffet lunch in the Phoenix Bar before witnessing
Despite the defeat to Keighley Cougars, 55 pensioners still enjoyed their day at the rugby and are already looking forward to their next visit. Hunslet Hawks worked in partnership with the Ciaran Bingham Foundation Trust to give the old folk an Easter treat which included a meal and the best
Hunslet Hawks rugby league club are working with the Ciaran Bingham Foundation Trust to put on a treat for the elderly at their Good Friday (Friday 25 March 2016) fixture with Keighley Cougars at South Leeds Stadium. Senior Citizens can take advantage of the match day hospitality for just £10.
There’s a lot of winter gloom about – the floods, Storm Frank, the murder of sex worker Daria Pionko in Holbeck – so we decided to offer you 12 nuggets of good news from 2015 to remind you that South Leeds has so many good things going for it. In January
Hunslet Hawks rugby league club are joining forces with the Ciaran Bingham Foundation Trust (CBFT) to help make this year’s Christmas a little more enjoyable for some of the older and more isolated members of our community. The Trust do a brilliant job in ensuring the elderly and vulnerable people
A new weekly community cafe was recently launched at Vale Circles on Tunstall Road in Beeston. The cafe is open to all and runs every Saturday 8:30-11am. Run by The Ciaran Bingham Foundation Trust (CBFT), the cafe hopes to encourage and support local residents from all social groups to come
What’s happening in BITMOs GATE in August. Each month we have a range of activities, events and courses available for free at BITMOs GATE, which is the new resource centre next to Belle Isle TMO’s housing office on Belle Isle Road. Here are some of the things happening in August.