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5 WAYS shows its ‘ways’ to recovery from addiction

5 WAYS shows its ‘ways’ to recovery from addiction

The Leeds recovery centre, 5 WAYS, will be showcasing its wide range of services at an Open House event on Thursday 30 November. 5 WAYS to Wellbeing @ the Recovery Academy is the Leeds hub for those in recovery from alcohol and drugs. During the Open House, workers will be highlighting the work they do […]

By November 24, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Dog party will raise the woof

Dog party will raise the woof

Dog lovers would have to be barking to miss this. On Sunday (26 November 2017) the horses at Middleton Park Equestrian Centre make way for dogs and their annual Christmas Dog Party and Dog Fayre. Are you struggling to find a Christmas present for your pooch? Do you need some pointers? How about a toy […]

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Three men charged with Conspiracy to Commit Murder

Three men charged with Conspiracy to Commit Murder

Three men will appear before Leeds Magistrates today (24 November 2017) after being charged in connection with a shooting in Beeston last month. Wakkas Butt (25) from Beeston, Shezhan Shabir (25) from Dewsbury and Irshad Badar (23) years of High Wycombe have been detained to appear before Leeds Magistrates Court on Friday 24 November charged […]

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Hunslet RLFC’s season launch night

Hunslet RLFC’s season launch night

The Hunslet RLFC 2018 season launch night will take place on Friday 15 December in the Phoenix Bar at South Leeds Stadium, 7:30pm start. The bar will be open from 6:30pm for those wanting to get down early for what will be a great night’s entertainment. This year will be extra special as it will […]

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Health For All host table top sale

Health For All host table top sale

Health For All are hosting a Table Top Sale in Middleton next Tuesday (28 November 2017). This will be a great chance to pick up Christmas items and other bargains. The event runs from 12:30-3pm at Tenants Hall Enterprise Centre on Acre Close (opposite Middleton Primary School). Tables are still available, at £10, ring (0113) […]

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South Leeds charity wins social impact award

South Leeds charity wins social impact award

Hunslet-based furniture re-use and café charity SLATE’s work has been recognised by Social Enterprise Yorkshire and the Humber (SEYH) at their recent awards ceremony. The annual Social Enterprise Yorkshire and the Humber (SEYH) awards took place on Tuesday 7 November 2017 at Burton Street Foundation in Sheffield. The Social Impact Award went to South Leeds […]

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Help for Asylum Seekers and Refugees in South Leeds

Help for Asylum Seekers and Refugees in South Leeds

RETAS is pleased to have received funding from the Leeds Community Foundation for the expansion of our Welcome to Leeds Drop-in services, which helps to facilitate the settlement of refugees and asylum seekers who have recently moved into the area. In order to reach out to a greater number of individuals who could benefit from […]

Set back at Ice Rink construction site

Set back at Ice Rink construction site

Part of the wooden structure for the new Ice Rink being constructed at Elland Road has collapsed today (22 November 2017). It is not clear when the incident happened or whether it was a result of today’s strong winds, but Police have said that no one was hurt in the incident. Mark Johnson from The […]

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Holiday Hunger affecting over 30,000 schoolchildren in Leeds

Holiday Hunger affecting over 30,000 schoolchildren in Leeds

Leeds Community Foundation in partnership with Leeds City Council is launching Holiday Hunger Campaign to support healthy holidays for children across the city.  Holiday Hunger is of increasing national concern and is a real problem for those who already rely on free school meals.  In Leeds it has become an emerging priority for the city. […]

By November 22, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Free digital course to help jobseekers find work

Free digital course to help jobseekers find work

Hunslet-based adult training provider in2wrk will be delivering a free workshop designed to help unemployed people in Leeds find work. Speaking ahead of the course that takes place in December, Jack Johnson, in2wrk’s spokesperson, explained how the city’s jobseekers would receive tangible benefits just by attending the free workshop. “There’s been lots said about the […]

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