The children from Hunslet St Marys got the chance to go to Halifax leisure centre and perform at the West Yorkshire U11 Athletics championships in January, having done very well in the Leeds Primary schools Sportshall athletics competitions. They made it through to represent West Yorkshire in the Yorkshire Regional
The famous Marshall Waddington funfair is in Hunslet this week, open Thursday until Sunday (11th-14th August), 1pm-9pm on the Grove Road recreation ground opposite the Penny Hill Centre. The funfair is free to enter, and features a range of rides (typically £1.50-£2 each) and entertainment for all ages. (At least
150 local residents packed into the grand Banqueting Suite at the Civic Hall this week, for the annual Inner South Leeds Older People’s gathering. The event opened with an address from Cllr Patrick Davey, who pointed out that there are 11,000 older people in Inner South Leeds, and stressed that
I’ve been thinking about the Scottish Referendum and what it means for South Leeds. Poor old Scotland, their debate was ignored for two years by the London media. Then there was a panic in the last few weeks and as soon as the result was announced everyone says ‘What
My visit to Abbey House Museum today (5 February 2014) was pretty interesting. Considering that I had spent quite a bit of time there already. I took part in a photography project led by two professional photographers: Mindy Goose, Mat Dale and another young person called Steven. Today’s visit
I’m secretary for Beeston in Bloom, writes Linda Stanley and I’d like to tell you about the work of our group. You may have seen our logo around Beeston: But there’s so much more to us than planters and hanging baskets. For example, did you know that: We rely on
I went to Zimbabwe and back on Bank Holiday Monday! Finally, this is what we had been waiting for. I could not make up my mind on what to do, but one thing for sure, I was not going to stay indoors glued to the tele like I normally do.
The Hunslet Club in South Leeds has been proving a suprisingly popular venue for wedding receptions, parties and functions this year with over 100 such events having taken place during 2012 inside the club. The Hunslet Club has two licenced bars and catering facililities and can meet the needs of anything