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Tackling Scooter Crime In South Leeds

Tackling Scooter Crime In South Leeds

West Yorkshire Police – Leeds Inner South 26 September at 14:51 ** TACKLING SCOOTER CRIME IN SOUTH LEEDS ** On Saturday 24th of September, PCSO Lythe was on high visibility patrol within the #Holbeck area of #Leeds. At this time, the pictured scooter was sighted to enter Balm Place. The rider pulled up and entered […]

By September 28, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Where’s my nearest Macmillan coffee morning in South Leeds?

Where’s my nearest Macmillan coffee morning in South Leeds?

Community groups across South Leeds are joining in the Biggest Coffee Morning In the World this week to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Care. As well as their specialist nurses they offer support to patients, carers and families. Their motto is that no one should face cancer on their own. Coffee mornings are being held […]

By September 27, 2016 1 Comments Read More →
New Minister for Church in Cottingley

New Minister for Church in Cottingley

Peter Clarkson has been invested as the new Minister for The Church in Cottingley, an ecumenical project run jointly by the United Reform Church (URC), the Methodists and the Church of England. Peter is a URC Minister and will split his time between Cottingley and Wigton Moor in North Leeds. “Cottingley is a long way […]

By September 27, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Volunteers needed for new project in South Leeds

Volunteers needed for new project in South Leeds

We’re really proud to announce an exciting new project covering South Leeds funded by The National Lottery through Big Lottery Fund. Working Together for a Healthy Start started on 1 September and our aim is for over 800 families to be living healthier lives by 2020. As part of the project we are looking for an […]

On The Buses: Available in Westminster, Hollywood, Rio and Beeston

On The Buses: Available in Westminster, Hollywood, Rio and Beeston

Since last week’s revelation that there are four types of giraffes, I have assumed a more devil-may-care attitude to keeping abreast with current affairs, ducking the media wherever possible. There are only so many shocks my heart can withstand. But one story has been unavoidable. By the time you read this you’ll know the answer […]

By September 26, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Ice Pak planning hearing set for March 2017

Ice Pak planning hearing set for March 2017

The public inquiry to be heard by the Planning Inspectorate into the controversial application by Aspiring Communities for the Ice Pak site on Barkly Road in Beeston is to sit in March 2017. South Leeds Life understands that the Inspector had proposed a December hearing, but that Leeds City Council asked for a later date, […]

By September 25, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Planning applications 19 September 2016

Planning applications 19 September 2016

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to LS10 and LS11 published on on the Leeds City Council website. Here are the new applications validated in the week beginning 19 September 2016.   Removal of condition 1 (temporary permission) of planning approval 15/05221/FU to allow opening 24 hours a day, seven days a […]

By September 25, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Latest in chain of bike libraries opens in Beeston

Latest in chain of bike libraries opens in Beeston

Children living in Hunslet, Beeston and Holbeck have the chance to ride a bike for free following the launch of a new Yorkshire Bank Bike Library. The new library has opened at the Dewsbury Road One Stop Centre and will offer free bike loans for children and families. It follows the opening last month of a […]

By September 22, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Charlies Angels have a ball

Charlies Angels have a ball

South Leeds Golf Club was a sell out for the first Charlies Angel Centre charity ball last Saturday (17 September 2016). The 100 guests were treated to a three course meal, entertainment from singer Tom Bleasby and magician Francesco Mattiello. A prize auction was hosted by comedian Monty Burns. The Middleton-based charity works to support […]

By September 22, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Is there a common culture in South Leeds?

Is there a common culture in South Leeds?

Broadcast Bartender Event Thursday 29 September | The Holbeck WMC, Leeds, LS11 9QX | 7pm – 10pm Is there a visible common culture within South Leeds? What is the picture of a post-Brexit society? Where are we now and where will we end up? South Leeds Life and Beeston based artists Toby Lloyd and Andrew […]