Tag: Gardening

South Leeds is bloomin marvellous

Green-fingered South Leeds groups this week won a raft of honours at the annual Yorkshire in Bloom awards. Volunteers from the projects along with staff members from the Council’s Parks and Countryside team attended a glitzy event at York Race Course, to discover what the judges made of their year-round

It’s blooming marvellous in Middleton

Children from St Philip’s Primary School Middleton joined the Belle Isle and Middleton in Bloom Team, volunteers and local Councillor Kim Groves planting tubs on Middleton Circus recently. The Middleton and Belle Isle in Bloom group need more volunteers and it is hoped that the bright new planters will draw

My Life in South Leeds: Beeston In Bloom

Vivienne Bate writes: Although I’ve lived in Beeston since 1940, it wasn’t until 2000 that I became involved in local affairs. There was an event about “How You Want Your Neighbourhood to Develop”, where various interest groups had information stalls, and that’s where I came across Beeston in Bloom. They’d

Belle Isle Family Centre: Host of family activities in pipeline

  Hula hooping, mini-beasts gardening, circus skills and a parents’ breakfast club are all on the agenda over the next few months at Belle Isle Family Centre. Hula hoop classes are beginning again at Belle Isle Family Centre, on Thursdays from 4.30pm till 5.30pm. The centre is hosting some Minibeasts