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South Leeds Roundup: Defibrillators, back to backs and no alliterations

South Leeds Roundup: Defibrillators, back to backs and no alliterations

Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook and Twitter. We start this week at The South Leeds Academy where officers from Inner South Neighbourhood Policing Team were talking to motorsists today (24 May) after numerous reports of speeding cars and inconsiderate parking. Inside the gates, […]

Another cup triumph for Beeston St Anthony’s

Another cup triumph for Beeston St Anthony’s

Beeston St. Anthony’s finished the season in style at Elland Road, playing the Final of the Senior Challenge Cup against Real Moor. Pictured:  Captain Steven Kerr lifting the trophy, Manager Mark Halmshaw airborne, and the jubilant victors, Beeston. Photos: John Adamson Beeston had an early 2-0 lead with goals from Steve Crawford and Matt Moon, but […]

Beeston Primary: aiming to become Outstanding

Beeston Primary: aiming to become Outstanding

Staff, pupils and parents at Beeston Primary School are celebrating their latest Ofsted report which graded the school as ‘Good’, the second highest grade. The letter from Brian Stillings, the Ofsted inspector says “Teaching standards are high across the school and pupils thrive on producing their best work.” It goes on: “The personal development, behaviour […]

Takeaway owner attacked in Middleton

Takeaway owner attacked in Middleton

Councillor Kim Groves: Please can I appeal to anyone who has information on the attack of an innocent man who operated the take away on the Westwoods Estate (Middelton) to come forward with information. This was a cowardly attack and those involved need to be reported to the police on 101 or email *protected email* . […]

Council leader expresses solidarity after Manchester bombing

Council leader expresses solidarity after Manchester bombing

Leeds Civic Hall and Leeds Town Hall will be lit up tonight (Tuesday 23 May 2017) to honour those affected by events in Manchester. Flags will fly at half mast and a book of condolence is available at the Portland Crescent entrance of the Civic Hall. Cllr Judith Blake, Leader of Leeds City Council and […]

SNAPS open new sessions at Broomfield

SNAPS open new sessions at Broomfield

Special Needs And Parent Support (SNAPS) opened their second site at Broomfield SILC school last weekend (13 May 2017). The charity now in its 14th year provides specialist therapies to children with additional needs and much-needed support for their families and this is the first time the charity has expanded beyond its original home at […]

Calling karaoke singers

Calling karaoke singers

If you enjoy singing karaoke and have always wanted to appear on film, this might be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. Filming will take place on Friday (26 May 2017) at Holbeck Working Men’s Club with everyone singing the Foreigner song ‘I Want To Know What Love Is’. The film is a trailer for […]

Election hustings meeting in Beeston

Election hustings meeting in Beeston

Residents in Beeston will have an opportunity to put their questions to the candidates standing in Leeds Central at the general election. St Mary’s Parish Centre in Beeston is to host an election hustings on Sunday 28 May 2017 at 7:30pm. The meeting will be chaired by Rev Lindsey Pearson, the Vicar of Beeston, who […]

On our way to the Lord Mayor’s tea party

On our way to the Lord Mayor’s tea party

Belle Isle TMO Ken was invited for afternoon tea with the Lord Mayor, and chose to take fellow GATE volunteers Steph and Gerry with him. We hope that you have a lovely afternoon; you all deserve a treat. Ken says: “We all had a fantastic time. The hour allowed us turned into two and a […]

Jobs with KFC at White Rose and Merrion Centres

Jobs with KFC at White Rose and Merrion Centres

Belle Isle TMO Opportunities with KFC at White Rose Centre and Merrion Centre…!     Scridb filter