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Parnaby Tavern Fun Day Bank Holiday Monday

Parnaby Tavern Fun Day Bank Holiday Monday

Visit local pub and Yorkshire Evening Post Pub of the Year 2016 this Bank Holiday Monday.   Scridb filter

Hunslet bounce back to beat Workington

Hunslet bounce back to beat Workington

Hunslet RLFC 30-22  Workington Town After last week’s shock defeat at Oxford and the surprise departure of Coach James Coyle, Hunslet got back to winning ways today (21 May 2017) at the South Leeds Stadium defeating Cumbrians, Workington Town by 30 points to 22. Town started the stronger and took the lead on 10 minutes […]

Redevelopment of Kidacre Street Traveller site

Redevelopment of Kidacre Street Traveller site

The Travellers site at Kidacre Street near Crown Point retail park in Hunslet is currently closed for redevelopment work. Once reopened, in 6-9 months time, it will contain 8 pitches (up from the current 5), each with modular utility blocks. The Council will now be able to charge rents and Council Tax from the residents, […]

Epic walk raises £2,000 for Martin House

Epic walk raises £2,000 for Martin House

Last Saturday (7 May 2017) Dean Hall and Karl Blackburn from Hunslet visited Martin House children’s hospice to hand over a cheque for £2,075. As previously reported on South Leeds Life, the two men completed a massive 60 mile charity walk a month previously. Setting off from the hospice at Boston Spa at 8am on […]

Invitation to mess about on the water at festival

Invitation to mess about on the water at festival

Leeds Waterfront Festival 2017 – 10th Anniversary Celebration Weekend 24 and 25 June The annual Leeds Waterfront Festival returns in June and promises to be the best yet! Bringing 4 miles of the city’s waterways to life, the festival will be brimming with activities and creativity on the water, boats and on dry land alongside […]

Hunslet win ding dong battle

Hunslet win ding dong battle

Hunslet RLFC got back to winning ways yesterday (Sunday 7 May 2017) with a 36-26 victory over the North Wales Crusaders. With the fans still settling into their seats Hunslet took the lead in the first minute when a Matthew Tebb run set up Danny Ansell who slipped a ball to Jimmy Watson to score. […]

Superhero Day at Low Road Primary

Superhero Day at Low Road Primary

On Friday (5 May 2017) all the children at Low Road Primary School took part in Radio Aire’s Cash for Kids Superhero Day. They dressed as their favourite Superheros and brought a £1 to donate to Cash for Kids. Low Road children are very aware of Radio Aire’s charity and the brilliant work that they […]

Hunslet put Crusaders to the sword

Hunslet put Crusaders to the sword

Hunslet RLFC showed strength to hold off a challenge from the North Wales Crusaders when they visited South Leeds Stadium this afternoon (Sunday 7 May 2017). Hunslet let the Crusaders back into the game after a flying start, but retook the lead before half time and extended it in the second half to finish 36-26 […]

Club’s Youth Ambassadors to show dog fouling the red card

Club’s Youth Ambassadors to show dog fouling the red card

Youth Ambassadors from The Hunslet Club are joining forces with Middleton Park Ward councillor Kim Groves to tackle the issue of dog fouling on the playing field at Hunslet Parkside in Belle Isle. The Youth Ambassador Scheme at the Club was launched in February and is designed to develop the leadership skills of members aged […]

Sponsored ride raises funds for older people

Sponsored ride raises funds for older people

Members, staff and volunteers from South Leeds Live At Home scheme turned out at Hunslet Morrisons last Sunday (30 April 2017) for a sponsored bike ride. With two exercise bikes loaned by Pure Gym, they set out to ride 100 miles in relay. In fact they doubled that distance and raised £172.80 on the day. […]