What’s Happening In BITMOs GATE In May

What’s happening in BITMOs GATE In May


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 May.


Our computers are available to use for free between 9am to 5pm Mondays to Fridays. We also have

Wi-Fi if you’d prefer to bring your own laptop, tablet or smart phone.

Computer Classes.

Lessons for Beginners- Mondays from 9:30am

Over 50’s classes – Mondays from 1:30pm

Lessons for everyone- Wednesdays from 10am

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Discover your family history and uncover relatives with help from Julie.

Mondays 10am to 12pm And 1pm to 3pm.

Gamers Club

If you find yourself twiddling your thumbs in an afternoon, come along to our new Gamers Club to meet like-minded people, have a laugh and play board and card games for fun. We’ve got a wide variety of games as well as free tea and coffee.

Mondays 3pm to 6pm

Talk Cash Wise

Talk to Chris, our Financial Inclusion Officer, for help to get your finances in order, whether is worries or benefit checks. Book an appointment by calling 0113 3782190 or ask GATE staff.

Tuesdays 9am to 1pm

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In partnership with South Leeds Foodbank and the Ciaran Bingham Foundation Trust, BITMOs GATE serves a hot lunch- soup and a bread roll- every Tuesday… Tasty Tuesdays!

Tuesdays 11:30am to 1pm

CV Help and Advice .  

Let us help you to get on the path to employment! We can assist you to improve your CV by making sure everything is accurate and presented correctly; we can also show you how to upload it to job sites and search online for your next employment opportunity.

Tuesdays 2pm to 4pm


Carers Leeds & Mencap Parents Group.mencap

Second Tuesday of each month 1pm to 3.30pm.

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Free guitar lessons with John at the GATE. He’ll teach you how to read music and play chords for free in a friendly group setting

Beginners Wednesdays 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Improvers Wednesdays 7:30pm to 8:30pm


My Device Drop-in.

Need some help with your smart phone, laptop or tablet? Bring it the GATE and we’ll share useful hints and tips to get you making the most of your device.

Thursdays 11am to 12:30pm.

Please note this Thursday, centre is a Polling Station. Some activities  maybe cancelled. Please telephone number at bottom of this blog for more information.


GATE Work Club

Help support and advice to search for jobs online.

Thursdays 2pm to 4pm


South Leeds Life- News Café.SOTH LEEDS LIFE

Come along and meet volunteers from South Leeds Life- one of the North’s largest blog sites. Share your news, ask about writing a blog or get help with Facebook or Twitter.

Fridays 10am to 12pm


New – Happy Friday Breakfast Club.

Meet friends and have a natter over a free breakfast

Fridays 9.30am to 11am


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Amy will support you to become smoke free. Come along, no appointment needed.

Fridays from 1:50pm onwards



For more information about upcoming courses and events, please email GATE@belleisletmo.co.uk,

Call 0113 3782190 or text 07981 274 237