Hunslet

The Hunslet Hawks family pull together

The Hunslet Hawks family pull together

In what was a busy weekend for local people taking on charity challenges (see also here, about the Tour de Northside bike ride), Amanda Binns here tells us about last week’s Leeds to Keighley challenge, undertaken by a faithful band of Hunslet Hawks supporters – via our Create an article for South Leeds Life page. […]

Hunslet round-up: building sales, sandwiches, schools + more

Hunslet round-up: building sales, sandwiches, schools + more

The former Hunslet Gate Centre – a former school on Sussex Gardens – is due to be sold by Leeds City Council, at auction on 15th September. It is expected to fetch £225,000+. Click here for further info (lot 94). Until recently a school, it has been empty for some time, and become a derelict […]

All the fun of the fair in Hunslet this week

All the fun of the fair in Hunslet this week

The famous Marshall Waddington funfair is in Hunslet this week, open Thursday until Sunday (11th-14th August), 1pm-9pm on the Grove Road recreation ground opposite the Penny Hill Centre. The funfair is free to enter, and features a range of rides (typically £1.50-£2 each) and entertainment for all ages. (At least for kids and youngsters!) We […]

Local Hunslet meeting go along and have your say

Local Hunslet meeting go along and have your say

How do we make communities safer in South Leeds? Go along on the 7th September to find out. Scridb filter

Dons teach Hunslet Hawks a lesson

Dons teach Hunslet Hawks a lesson

Hunslet Hawks’ five game winning streak was ended by Doncaster on Friday evening (5 August 2016) as the clubs met in the third round of the Kingstone Press League 1 Super 8s at South Leeds Stadium. In a good game of attacking rugby, three unanswered Doncaster tries in sixteen minutes of the first half established […]

Hunslet to ditch ‘Hawks’ tag?

Hunslet to ditch ‘Hawks’ tag?

Supporters asked to vote on potential rebrand Hunslet Hawks are to ask their supporters to vote on a proposal for a potential re-brand of the club. The proposal is to to rename the club Hunslet RLFC. Martin Flynn, Hunslet Hawks General Manager, commented: “Having spoken to a number of stakeholders there is a growing interest in […]

Hunslet Hawks keep season alive with big win over Cougars

Hunslet Hawks keep season alive with big win over Cougars

Hunslet Hawks won a hard fought West Yorkshire derby against Keighley Cougars at Cougar Park this afternoon (31 July 2016), with both teams needing to win to keep their season alive. Solid defence and effective game management, especially in the second half, saw Hunslet Hawks win and give themselves a real chance of making the […]

Planning applications 25 July 2016

Planning applications 25 July 2016

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to LS10 and LS11 published on on the Leeds City Council website. The following applications were validated in the week beginning 25 July 2016:   Part single and part two storey building comprising 3 retail units and a children’s day nursery with roof top nursery garden […]

Aire Valley development plan set for approval

Aire Valley development plan set for approval

Senior councillors in Leeds will be asked to approve a plan this week to guide all future development in the Aire Valley area of the city being put forward for government examination. The Aire Valley Leeds Area Action Plan, which covers 1,300 hectares of land to the south east of Leeds city centre including Hunslet […]

Planning applications 18 July 2016

Planning applications 18 July 2016

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to LS10 and LS11 published on on the Leeds City Council website. The following applications were validated in the week beginning 18 July 2016:     Two illuminated Signs The Ruth Gorse Academy Black Bull Street Hunslet Leeds LS10 1HW Ref. No: 16/04323/ADV | Status: Current […]