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Wagamama launch new menu at White Rose

Wagamama launch new menu at White Rose

Wagamama is a Japanese inspired, Pan-Asian restaurant chain, currently boasting a varied and new menu. We went along to sample its delights and were pleasantly rewarded. Greeted in turn by three dashing young waiters, which may have seemed like overkill, but as they were all so eager to please and brought our food to us […]

Wade’s Charity – Leeds’ best kept secret?

Wade’s Charity – Leeds’ best kept secret?

If Middleton Park is South Leeds’ green secret, then the organisation that owns it is Leeds’ secret benefactor. Daily the quality of life of countless thousands of Leeds residents is enhanced by the city’s oldest charity – yet most who benefit have never heard of Wade’s Charity. Masses enjoy the huge swathes of parkland, open […]

Sunday bands in Cross Flatts Park announced

Sunday bands in Cross Flatts Park announced

The Friends of Cross Flatts Park have announced this year’s programme of free Sunday afternoon concerts, with  three shows in the run up to Beeston Festival, including the annual dog show. Sunday 17 June Birds and Beasts – a four piece from Huddersfield. “Birds and Beasts display a natural instinct for memorable pop music … […]

Patients advised to plan ahead for the bank holiday

Patients advised to plan ahead for the bank holiday

With the bank holiday weekend fast approaching, health professionals from NHS Leeds CCG are reminding residents to plan ahead to stay well. Patients with long-term conditions are being asked to make sure they have enough medicines available to cover the bank holiday period. According to Dr Gordon Sinclair, GP at Burton Croft Surgery in Headingley […]

Boy hit by car on Dewsbury Road

Boy hit by car on Dewsbury Road

Police are appealing for witnesses after an 11-year-old boy was injured when he was hit by a black Audi A3 sport in Beeston this morning (22 May 2018). Eastern Area Roads Policing Unit officers would like to speak to anyone who saw or has information about the incident which took place at about 8.10am on […]

Middleton Elderly Aid Open Day

Middleton Elderly Aid Open Day

Middleton Elderly Aid‎ We a having an open day tomorrow (Wednesday 23 May 2018) for anyone over 60 who lives in Middleton who would like to come and see our centre. There will be a free buffet and you can meet the staff and find out what Middleton Elderly Aid has to offer. You don’t […]

National charity serves up free tennis sessions in Beeston

National charity serves up free tennis sessions in Beeston

National sports charity ‘Tennis For Free’ has served up an ace for South Leeds by investing in a year-long programme of free tennis sessions at a local park, hoping hundreds of people across the area can make a racquet at Cross Flatts Park in Beeston. In an exciting partnership with Leeds City Council, Tennis For […]

Views sought on new Children and Family Bereavement Service

Views sought on new Children and Family Bereavement Service

Leeds people who have experienced childhood bereavement are being invited to share their thoughts and advice on a brand new Children and Families Bereavement Support Service for the city. Leeds City Council has recently announced funding to launch a new service which will offer a central point of contact for parents and carers of children […]

There’s lots happening in Middleton Park this May!

There’s lots happening in Middleton Park this May!

The bluebells might be past their best, but there’s still lots happening in Middleton Park in May and June! On Sunday 27 May 2018 take a walk through the coal mining ages 1:30pm -3:30pm, the walk will start at the visitors centre. There are free play sessions on Tuesday 29 and Wednesday 30 May from […]

Laughter Session at The GATE

Laughter Session at The GATE

Belle Isle TMO  Do you want a chance to chill out and relax? Would you like to have some me time? Well why not join us for a laughter session at The GATE on Thursday 24 May 2018, 11:00am-12:30pm. The session is run by Women’s Lives Leeds for women only. BITMOs GATE is located at […]