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Coopa’s Hunslet Club funding boost

Coopa’s Hunslet Club funding boost

Coopa’s Wish to Walk Fundraising Day at Hunslet Club a Massive Success! All big winners on a great community day! Hunslet Club Parkside v Hunslet Old Boys Legends at The Hunslet Club, Saturday 25 February 2017 Saturday saw a brilliant day of activities at The Hunslet Club on Hillidge Road in support of “Coopa’s Wish […]

Hunslet hit their straps with big Challenge Cup victory

Hunslet hit their straps with big Challenge Cup victory

Hunslet RLFC ran out convincing winners against Coventry Bears in Sunday’s 3rd Round Ladbrokes Challenge Cup tie at South Leeds Stadium (26 February 2017). Winning 34-0, Head Coach James Coyle was very pleased with the defensive efforts shown by his players in preventing keen opponents from scoring any points. Photos by Phoenix Photography Coyle had […]

On The Buses: On neighbours and nostalgia

On The Buses: On neighbours and nostalgia

My Nigerian neighbours moved out this week. It was all rather unexpected – there had been no build-up, no forewarning and then they told me they were going. The next day. I suppose they have been there about eight years. Long enough to have two more children anyway. Long enough to see their eldest child […]

By February 27, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Planning applications 20 February 2017

Planning applications 20 February 2017

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to LS10 and LS11 published on on the Leeds City Council website. The following applications were validated in the week beginning 20 February 2017:   Change of use of first and second floors of house in multiple occupation to form two apartments 12 Noster Hill Cross […]

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Police appeal following attempted robbery in Beeston

Police appeal following attempted robbery in Beeston

Police are appealing for witnesses after an attempted robbery on a teenager in South Leeds last Thursday (16 February 2017). The victim, a 14-year-old boy was walking his dog through Cross Flats Park, on Beeston Road, at around 5pm when he was approached by the suspect and threatened with a knife. The victim’s dog bit […]

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Drugs bust in Middleton

Drugs bust in Middleton

West Yorkshire Police – Leeds Inner South Yesterday (Friday 24 February 2017) officers from the Inner South, supported by a drugs dog, attended at addresses in Middleton, to execute drugs warrants, following information received. Entry was forced at both locations and drugs were seized, along with other items.   Three people are being interviewed in […]

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Ken is up for a Tpas award

Ken is up for a Tpas award

Belle Isle TMO Congratulations to Ken who has reached the Northern Region finals in the Tpas’ Tenant of the Year category! Tpas are England’s leading tenant engagement experts; working nationally to recognise the partnership between housing providers and their tenants. Carla, our Community and Tenant Support Manager, said, “Well done Ken! We’re so grateful for […]

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A new parkrun for Middleton?

A new parkrun for Middleton?

In the week that Cross Flatts parkrun celebrates its 200th run (Saturday 25 February 2017) comes news that preparations are being made to start a new parkrun event in Middleton Park. The parkrun phenomenon started back in London in 2004 as a time trial exercise amongst a group of mates in Bushy Park. Fast forward […]

Sexual assault on a woman in South Leeds

Sexual assault on a woman in South Leeds

West Yorkshire Police – Leeds Inner South. Police are appealing for information following a sexual assault on a woman in South Leeds. The 20-year-old victim was walking along a footpath off Middleton Grove, near to the John Charles Centre for Sport, shortly after 9.20am on Wednesday (22 February 2017) when she overtook a man who […]

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Free Zumba classes at Hamara Centre

Free Zumba classes at Hamara Centre

Want to lose weight and tone up but still have fun? Then ditch the gym and Zumba your way into a fitter, healthier you. Zumba incorporates dance and fitness moves to a variety of music genres including (but not limited to) Salsa, Cumbria and Regaetton making it a great alternative to the gym. If you […]