As we soak up the glory of the Lionesses and get engrossed in the Commonwealth Games I’d like to share a story of sporting success from closer to home… Since April, Hunslet Initiative has been running free weekly sports sessions every Tuesday for local children and teenagers – the first
As the days become longer and temperatures increase there is no better time to get outdoors and be active … The Hunslet Initiative is launching two free weekly sports sessions for local children and teenagers next week (26 April 2022). The activities will give young people of all ages, abilities
Leeds Girls Can are supporting Women’s Lives Leeds – Safer Streets initiative with a 2 week event on Holbeck Moor with a range of women’s and family activities on offer in March. The initiative aims to create a safe space for women and girls in our parks and green spaces.
A special loan for business startups is helping two Yorkshire social entrepreneurs share the joy of sport with people who would usually miss out because of disability. Sports development expert Richard Szostak, and champion wheelchair racer Louis Speight, have delivered hundreds of specialist coaching sessions across West Yorkshire, including regular
Active Leeds has organised a host of events in our local parks for the summer holidays: Xplorer is an educational fun family friendly navigation challenge. Explore the park, find the markers complete the challenfge have fun together. This is a free activity and there is no need to book, just
South Leeds women are fighting to save a free community sports programme that many of them say has changed their lives. The project has been running at Hamara for 5 years, featuring Zumba and dance, yoga, aerobics, basketball, swimming, walking and more throughout the week. Nearly a thousand local women
Families and kids in Hunslet are invited to a special summer fun-day this Thursday (24 August), hosted by the Hunslet Tenants and Residents Association (TARA). The free event will run 11am-3pm on Hunslet Recreation Ground, off Grove Road and Church Street, Hunslet LS10 2QT. It will feature face painting, games
Leeds Lets Get Active has put together a programme of summer sports that all the family can join in and it’s taking place in Middleton Park. The free events take place every Wednesday afternoon and Friday morning throughout August. Sports range from cricket and football to rounders and table tennis
Belle Isle TMO Belle Isle TMO will be hosting a ‘Summer Sports Fun Day’ on Wednesday 29 July at the GATE and outside the Housing Office… We’ll have oodles of fun activities and games for everyone to take part in; and our sports day comes with an ‘old school’ twist!