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WITH Project set for Tenants Hall showcase

WITH Project set for Tenants Hall showcase

The WITH project is proud to present its showcase event at Tenants Hall Enterprise Centre in Middleton on Thursday (7 May 2015). The WITH project is a collaboration between Health for All and Leeds College of Art’s BA Visual Communication students. We have been working together to develop a diverse collection of films and art […]

Writing opportunity with the Hunslet Hawks

Writing opportunity with the Hunslet Hawks

Back in November we advertised for someone to become our regular sports reporter cover the Hunslet Hawks this season. In fact we took on two writers Stephen Clark and Tom Leak. Tom has now moved on as he has secured a sports writing job in London. We therefore have a vacancy. This is a fantastic […]

Why does no-one want to be an MP?

Why does no-one want to be an MP?

I recently published an article asking if Leeds Central Liberal Democrat candidate, Emma Spriggs, was some kind of superwoman. I asked this question because I’d spotted that Emma was simultaneously running for MP in Leeds Central and running to be a local councillor 300 miles away in Bucklebury, Reading. I eventually caught up with Emma […]

Match report: Hunslet Hawks 12-32 London Broncos

Match report: Hunslet Hawks 12-32 London Broncos

Hunslet Hawks paid the penalty for some slack tackling as London Broncos punished the home sides mistakes to run out 32-12 winners at the South Leeds Stadium on Sunday afternoon, ekeing out a four point gap between the two sides in the Kingstone Press Championship table. Hunslet were up against it from the word go […]

What’s the point in voting when Hilary Benn is bound to win?

What’s the point in voting when Hilary Benn is bound to win?

Bookmaker William Hill is so confident of Hilary Benn winning the Leeds Central seat again that they are only offering odds of 1/100 on his victory – you would have to wager £1,000 just to win a tenner. Where does that leave me on Election Day? Is it a choice between throwing one more voting […]

Local Belle Isle Neighbourhood Walkabout!

Local Belle Isle Neighbourhood Walkabout!

Belle Isle TMO Calling those from; WINROSE HILL, WINROSE AVENUE and WINROSE DRIVE. On Wednesday 6 May it’s your local Neighbourhood Walkabout! If you have any concerns you wish to raise about your local area or if you simply want to become more involved in your local neighbourhood this is a great way to get […]

Jess on her South American adventure

Jess on her South American adventure

Hi Ken, so sorry for the late reply getting Wi-Fi that actually works has been a nightmare. So far I’ve been to Cuba and Mexico City. Cuba was gorgeous, exotic and picturesque and it was great to talk to locals about Fidel and Raul Castro. However the Cuban food is terrible; probably to do with […]

Julie, Leeds Fed And The GATE Win Awards

Julie, Leeds Fed And The GATE Win Awards

TPAS Awards 2015. Excellence in digital engagement award nominees. The Gate Belle Isle TMO. Nominee. The GATE is somewhere people living in and around Belle Isle, an inner city of Leeds, can now go to get advice, training and employment.  With a range of daily activities, workshops and sessions, they recognise and acknowledge the level […]

Family activities at Belle Isle Family Centre – May and June

Family activities at Belle Isle Family Centre – May and June

There’s lots going on at Belle Isle Family Centre over the next couple of months! From wellbeing groups, dads’ groups, family teas to keeping fit and lots more, here’s your guide to what’s on at Belle Isle Family Centre, St John and St Barnabas Church, off Belle Isle Road. Contact 277 4819. Mondays Belle Isle […]

Belle Isle post office robbery: Police issue CCTV appeal

Belle Isle post office robbery: Police issue CCTV appeal

Police have released CCTV images following an armed robbery at a post office and convenience store in Belle Isle. At about 6.20am yesterday a man armed with a knife and a hammer went into Broom Estate Post Office, in Broom Place, Belle Isle and threatened a male member of staff who managed to escape from […]