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Playbox to boost playfulness in Beeston Hill next week

Playbox to boost playfulness in Beeston Hill next week

Trentham Park in the heart of Beeston Hill will play host to a week-long play project next week (Tuesday 22 – Friday 25 August), free and open to all. Playbox01 is a converted shipping container that tours around Leeds bringing arts, craft, games, music, sport, dance and more to communities and venues. For more info […]

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Rosedales, Brooms & Nesfields Community group meetings

Rosedales, Brooms & Nesfields Community group meetings

Belle Isle TMO  The Rosedales Patch Group meeting will be held on Monday 18 September 2017, from 7pm at West Grange Church. Scridb filter

Walk Leader Training Course enquire BITMOs GATE

Walk Leader Training Course enquire BITMOs GATE

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BITMOs Gate Macmillan Coffee Morning

BITMOs Gate Macmillan Coffee Morning

Lets make this a very enjoyable day for a great cause. Kenneth Ingram says Macmillan Nurses helped me a great deal and my parents during the last years of there life. Thank you MacmillanNurses.   Scridb filter

South of the River – Love will tear us apart

South of the River – Love will tear us apart

As we mark seventy years since the partition of India and the creation of Pakistan, I learn that this story is news to many people. I grew up on stories of Indian independence and the horrors of partition, but then my parents worked in India after independence. My mother was, amongst other things, a socialist, […]

No way back for OneSubsea plant in Stourton

No way back for OneSubsea plant in Stourton

The troubled OneSubsea engineering and manufacturing plant in Stourton, which employed 900 staff as recently as April of this year, looks set for full closure and demolition in the coming months. As previously reported, 620 staff were laid off earlier this year, out of a total of 900 – due to the oil and gas […]

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Meeting will discuss fire safety after Grenfell

Meeting will discuss fire safety after Grenfell

Speakers from the Fire Brigades Union and local MP Hilary Benn will discuss the issues raised by the Grenfell Tower fire tragedy at a meeting in Beeston next Friday. The meeting, at The Spinning Wheel on Dewsbury Road, has been organised by Leeds Central Labour Party and the Leeds Trades Union Council. The meeting starts […]

‘Swarm’ down to Skelton Grange on Saturday

‘Swarm’ down to Skelton Grange on Saturday

A popular community and environmental education centre in South Leeds is celebrating its 25th birthday this year by inviting everyone to come and see Swarm at Skelton Grange this summer! The special opening event on Saturday 19 August launches a month of an exciting new exhibition and installations inspired by bees, wildflowers and our natural […]

Domestic Street delight

Domestic Street delight

Walking along Domestic Street in Holbeck for the last couple of weeks took me back to the days when I was a kid living in the Tilbury’s (1950s/1960s). Very regularly, I used to go to the swimming baths on Holbeck Lane, across Domestic Street and down ‘Stink Bomb Alley’. I spent many enjoyable hours in […]

Vacancy at Belle Isle TMO

Vacancy at Belle Isle TMO

Belle Isle TMO ** Vacancy at Belle Isle TMO ** Do you like working outdoors? Would you like to be involved in the general care and maintenance of Belle Isle? If so, we might have the job for you!… we are looking for a full time Estate Caretaker to temporarily join our small but dedicated […]