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Renewed appeal for witnesses after scooter rider injured in Beeston

Renewed appeal for witnesses after scooter rider injured in Beeston

Police are renewing an appeal for information following a collision in the early hours of Tuesday 5 December 2017, which left a scooter rider with serious injuries. The driver of the other vehicle involved in the collision, which happened at around 3.50am on Dewsbury Road at the junction with Trentham Street, failed to stop at […]

Sshhhhh…. Beeston Primary’s Special Visitor!

Sshhhhh…. Beeston Primary’s Special Visitor!

There was much excitement last week at Beeston Primary School when Santa Claus took time out of his busy schedule to visit the children. Leaving his team of elves behind to prepare all the gifts for Christmas, Santa skilfully landed his reindeer on the school roof, then magically appeared in the school’s Winter Wonderland Grotto. […]

Belle Isle 500 winner: Candy World

Belle Isle 500 winner: Candy World

On each day of this week South Leeds Life will be publishing the 5 winning stories from this years Belle Isle 500 short story competition. There were over 150 entries to the competition from pupils in years 5 and 6 at Windmill, Low Road and Clapgate Primary Schools and the winners were revealed at the […]

Wanted man Attila Foeldesi arrested

Wanted man Attila Foeldesi arrested

Forty five year-old Atilla Foeldesi, who was the subject of a European Arrest Warrant following offences committed in Hungary has now been arrested. He was arrested on Saturday evening (9 December 2017) in the West Yorkshire area. Mr Foeldesi had been sentenced to over 5 years in prison for offences committed in Hungary including human […]

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Ten things we learned about Aspiring Communities’ plans

Ten things we learned about Aspiring Communities’ plans

One hundred people attended a meeting last night (10 December 2017) to find our more about Aspiring Communities’ (AC) controversial plans for the Ice Pak site on Barkly Road. The meeting, organised by Aspiring Communities and held at Beeston Parish Centre, set out to answer residents’ questions about the group’s plans. An independent chair Abdul […]

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Citu is creating a Climate Innovation District in Hunslet

Citu is creating a Climate Innovation District in Hunslet

Citu unveils first CGIs for pioneering energy efficient Citu Home as it forges ahead with UK’s first low carbon urban neighbourhood Sustainable urban developer Citu has unveiled the first CGIs and detailed designs for its ground-breaking Citu Home – a new timber framed housing system which will create one of the most airtight and energy […]

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Family Health & Fun Day success

Family Health & Fun Day success

There was a great turnout for the Family Health & Fun Day at Beeston Parish Centre on Saturday (9 December 2017) with people from all sections of the local community attending. The event was organised by Aspiring Communities in partnership with Beeston Community Hub and South Leeds Live at Home Scheme. Student Saffiya Farooq was […]

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Planning applications 4 December 2017

Planning applications 4 December 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 4 December 2017:   Removal of the existing temporary classroom building and build extension to the front of the building providing a new secure reception […]

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Man arrested over serious assault in Hunslet

Man arrested over serious assault in Hunslet

Detectives investigating a serious assault in Leeds have arrested a man. The 29-year-old man was arrested when he attended a police station this morning following a public appeal in relation to the incident in Hunslet on 4 June 2017 which resulted in the victim losing the sight in one eye. The arrested man is currently […]

Amazing turnout for Hugh Gaitskell’s Christmas Fair

Amazing turnout for Hugh Gaitskell’s Christmas Fair

On Tuesday (5 December 2017) staff and children at Hugh Gaitskell Primary School, St Anthony’s Drive, Beeston hosted a new look Christmas Fair.                       Santa paid a special visit in his extraordinary, newly constructed grotto and there were stalls and games a-plenty for everyone to […]