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Updated: Police Appeal: Dog Owner Sought After Child Bitten in Cross Flatts Park

  UPDATE: South Leeds Life understands that the owner of the dog has come forward to the Police and agreed to have the dog put down. No charges will be brought as the dog was on a lead throughout the incident.   Police are trying to trace the owner of a dog after a two-year-old […]

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Cakes and computers at Belle Isle vintage tea party

  Break out the bunting and bake a cake! BITMOs GATE in Belle Isle is hosting a Vintage Tea Party with a difference. Tea and cake will be centre stage next Friday (2 May 2014) at the BITMOs GATE centre in Belle Isle. However there will also be a chance to learn how to use […]

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South Leeds Roundup: Turner, traveling and Leeds Music Trust

  Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook. It seems most people have been too busy enjoying the Easter break to post much the internet, so it’s a shorter roundup this week. We start with the Friends of Stank Hall Barn who point out that […]

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Bit of my life story since moving from my home in Middleton to Sheltered Housing in Belle Isle, 3 Years Ago.

  It’s quite a long story so I’m putting my volunteer groups first and concentrating on other parts of my life story over the last 3 years on a weekly blog. Below are some of the groups I’m involved in. South Leeds life blog. Broadcaster and Volunteer for South Leeds community radio. Arthington medical centre […]

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Charity Zumbathon in Middleton

  On Sunday 4 May, Zumba Hannah-Middleton and her classes will be taking part in a two hour ‘Zumbathon’ to raise money for two charities, Help a Capital Child and The Stroke Association. The Zumbathon is being held from 10am-12pm (doors open at 9:30am) at the Parochial Hall in Middleton. The Zumbathon itself involves 2 […]

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Morley St George Weekend 2014 is Next Weekend

Come to Morley Next weekend Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 April for the Annual St George’s weekend. On the Saturday: It starts at 9am and finishes at 4pm There will be stalls along Queen Street plus Live Stage show with acts such as:  Jamie-Leigh-Fish  Girl Band (Against Habit)  Lil Gee  Gemma Hopton  Fiscal Academy On […]

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Leeds Autism Services and Amber’s Autism Awareness Evening

Please come along on Sunday and give your support to these Autism Charities. Below is part of Ambers Story, and why I think this event is really worthwhile. (Kenneth Ingram) Amber has two anniversaries this month, her 7th birthday and 5 years diagnosed. To us both are equally worth a note, why? Well it was […]

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Hunslet Club youngsters meet Team Sky’s Ben Swift

Lucky youngsters from Leeds got the chance to meet Team Sky rider, and local cycling star, Ben Swift on Tuesday (Tuesday 15 April) thanks to a pre Tour De France event held by Sky in Leeds. Twenty lucky children from The Hunslet Club and Otley Cycling Club as well as Sky employees came along to […]

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South Leeds Roundup: Cemeteries, cycling and sponsorship

Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook. We start this week with Park Fisheries on Beeston Road, who you’ll recall won a Yorkshire In Bloom award last year. We read on the Friends of Holbeck Cemetery blog that they have donated a tree that had […]

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Construction Apprenticeship Fair

Leeds Apprenticeship Hub is hosting a fair at the Civic Hall where you can find more about opportunities for apprenticeships in the construction industry. The Fair takes place on Monday 28 April from 10am to 12pm in the Banqueting Suite and is targeted at young people between 16-24 who are not currently in education, employment […]

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