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Sharp Lane Primary marks the Royal Wedding

Sharp Lane Primary marks the Royal Wedding

Shenell Louchea Robshaw has been in touch with these photos from Sharp Lane Primary School‘s street party today (18 May 2018) ahead of Saturday’s Royal Wedding.     Scridb filter

Review: The Girl On The Train

Review: The Girl On The Train

Having read the book last summer, and being slightly disappointed at the film’s representation of a brilliant novel, I was interested to see what the play would offer. And I’m happy to say, it did not disappoint. From start to finish I was captivated, and every role was played in a way that created real depth […]

Middleton Park Equestrian Centre

Middleton Park Equestrian Centre

I have said previously how I visited Breeze recently and was very impressed with their activities for young people, so where next? I was introduced to the Middleton Park Equestrian Centre by Jack Dunn who is a trustee there. I was so impressed when visiting the Centre, a real jewel of Middleton Park itself, although […]

Head to Hamara for Zumba

Head to Hamara for Zumba

Feeling the pinch? Is this affecting your waist line just as much as your wallet? OBESITY is on the increase, trebling in the last 30 years. The Hamara Centre is currently exploring methods on how the local community can be empowered to reduce their risk of developing long term illnesses through exercise. The weekly female […]

Something for everyone at St Luke’s community weekend

Something for everyone at St Luke’s community weekend

There’s lots going on next weekend at St Lukes Church, on Malvern Road, Beeston as they host a big Community Weekend from Friday 18 to Monday 21 May 2018. It’s going to be a busy weekend, with something going for all ages. On Friday 18 the Community Weekend kicks-off, with a fundraising quiz night hosted by […]

Breeze Friday Night Project

Breeze Friday Night Project

As a candidate in the local election I have had the opportunity to meet some fantastic groups and organisations over the campaign period, so I thought I would do a couple of articles on a few that stood out. Youth work has always had a massive place in my heart, it’s something i feel makes […]

Find out ‘How To … Cabaret’ in Holbeck

Find out ‘How To … Cabaret’ in Holbeck

Join Slung Low at the HUB in Holbeck for a day packed full of music, artistry and family fun. Discover the varied and wonderful world of Cabaret with affordable pay what you decide workshops, food and performances for all on Sunday May 20 2018 at How To…Cabaret! The day begins with BBC Food and Farming […]

York cling on after Hunslet fightback

York cling on after Hunslet fightback

Hunslet RLFC  24-26  York City Knights Hunslet RLFC nearly came back from the dead for a third time this year. This time against high-flying York City Knights, but it wasn’t to be as the joint table toppers held on for a vital win at South Leeds Stadium on Sunday (6 May 2018). After York thrashed […]

Ongoing social problems at the Middleton Railway

Ongoing social problems at the Middleton Railway

The Middleton Railway is all that remains to remind us of centuries of coal mining around Middleton and Hunslet.  Over the years dedicated volunteers have preserved the track and secured and restored items of historical interest. Many of these are examples of the engineering skills once found in Hunslet and Leeds. A decade or so […]

It’s 7/7 for Hunslet Club Parkside!

It’s 7/7 for Hunslet Club Parkside!

Hunslet Club Parkside have made a great start to their National Conference League Premiership Division season, winning their opening seven fixtures to open up a four point lead at the top in what is their first season in community rugby league’s top flight. South Leeds Life spoke to skipper Jamie Fields following the most recent […]