Hunslet

Mystery posters attack City & Hunslet Councillors

Mystery posters attack City & Hunslet Councillors

A spate of mystery posters appeared on lampposts in Beeston and Hunslet overnight (Sunday 23 November 2014). The anonymous posters accuse local ward members Elizabeth Nash, Mohammed Iqbal and Patrick Davey of being conspicuous by their absence in the ward. In response Councillor Elizabeth Nash said: “At least one of the City and Hunslet councillors […]

By November 24, 2014 6 Comments Read More →
Community unites to celebrate positive projects

Community unites to celebrate positive projects

People from across the diverse south Leeds communities gathered yesterday for a vibrant, packed-out event to celebrate the many positive local projects generated and supported through the Community First funding programme in the ‘City and Hunslet’ ward over the past three years. The Hamara Centre in Beeston Hill was packed with 160+ attendees, enjoying a […]

By November 24, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
South Leeds Life launches its own newspaper

South Leeds Life launches its own newspaper

South Leeds Life will be launching its first free regular newspaper at Beeston Library on Friday 28 November 2014 from 4-6pm. The paper will be available at all libraries, schools and community centres in the LS11 and LS10 areas from Monday 1st December. It will then be published each month for you to pick from […]

By November 24, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Hunslet Hawks reveal 2015 kit

Hunslet Hawks reveal 2015 kit

Hunslet Hawks have revealed their home and away playing kits for the 2015 season, back in the Championship. 2015 will mark the 50 year anniversary of the 1965 Challenge Cup final when Hunslet played Wigan in what is still regarded as one of the greatest ever challenge cup finals. To commemorate that historic occasion, the […]

By November 21, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Jenny’s winning design for Hunslet Club Christmas card

Jenny’s winning design for Hunslet Club Christmas card

Ten year old Jenny Murgatroyd has winning ways when it comes to designing a Christmas card. Her picture of Mr and Mrs Snowman around a Christmas tree was judged the winner of a competition organised by The Hunslet Club to find a design for their official fund raising card for 2014. Jenny, who found out […]

By November 17, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Council Exec Board to debate South Leeds issues

Council Exec Board to debate South Leeds issues

Leeds City Council’s Executive Board will meet this week on Wednesday (19 November 2014) when several South Leeds issues will be on the table. First up is the ongoing discussion about the future of community centres. Old Cockburn Sports Hall in Beeston is one of 10 centres under discussion with a proposal to dispose of […]

By November 16, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Sponsors sought for South Leeds Academy football teams

Sponsors sought for South Leeds Academy football teams

My name is Ify and I am a Year 10 pupil at South Leeds Academy. I am a member of the Student Leadership team and due to my involvement with the many sports teams at the Academy, my role is to represent Sport & PE. We are seeking a sponsor to enable us to purchase […]

Writing opportunity with the Hunslet Hawks

Writing opportunity with the Hunslet Hawks

South Leeds Life and the Hunslet Hawks have teamed up to provide a great opportunity for someone to become a sports reporter. Next season, Hunslet’s great adventure begins in the Championship and South Leeds Life will be bringing you match reports and breaking stories as the season develops. We are now looking for someone to […]

By November 12, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
The Parnaby Tavern, Hunslet is becoming ‘Dementia Friendly’

The Parnaby Tavern, Hunslet is becoming ‘Dementia Friendly’

The Parnaby Tavern at Hunslet is now becoming ‘dementia friendly’ with the launch of a new weekly group. The name of the new group will be the “Parnaby Pals”.   The address is the Parnaby Tavern, 1 Middleton Road, Hunslet, LS10 2AB. Telephone (0113) 271 2322. For information the number 86 bus stops almost directly […]

By November 10, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Triumphant Hunslet Hawks given civic reception

Triumphant Hunslet Hawks given civic reception

The Hunslet Hawks have been recognised for their fantastic achievements in 2014 with a special civic reception hosted by the Lord Mayor of Leeds, Councillor David Congreve. In a memorable night at Leeds Civic Hall, players, management and staff from the south Leeds rugby league club along with special guests, met with the Lord Mayor, […]

By November 9, 2014 0 Comments Read More →