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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 →
Thriller Dance In South Leeds

Thriller Dance In South Leeds

Slide show Pictures by Julie Holmes. Blog Pictures by Kenneth Ingram. Feel free to use Photos for your own use. As long as you attribute to the author. Arrived at BITMO GATE on the 5 November, for Thriller Dance (made famous by Michael Jackson). Presented and performed by the children of Windmill Primary School, Belle Isle. […]

What’s on at BITMOs GATE in November

What’s on at BITMOs GATE in November

BITMOs GATE Each month we have a range of activities, events and courses available for FREE at BITMOs GATE, which is the new resource centre next to Belle Isle TMO’s housing office on Belle Isle Road. HERE ARE SOME OF THE THINGS HAPPENING IN NOVEMBER.   ANCESTRY GROUP With JULIE Discover your family history and […]

Exhibition celebrates Hunslet engineer John Fowler

Exhibition celebrates Hunslet engineer John Fowler

A new exhibition which will celebrate the life and achievements of famous Leeds-based agricultural engineer John Fowler is set to be opened at a city museum later this month. Marking the 150 year anniversary of his untimely death, the work of John Fowler, who was a pioneer in the development of steam engines for ploughing […]

By November 4, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Temporary traveller site in Hunslet debated by Plans Panel

Temporary traveller site in Hunslet debated by Plans Panel

A site earmarked for use by Gypsies and Travellers at Kidacre Street is being hailed as a potential solution to a cycle of encampment and eviction for Travellers in Leeds. As previously reported on South Leeds Life, the site has been operational since May 2014 and last week was discussed by the City Plans Panel. […]

By November 3, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Residents warned to prepare for floods

Residents warned to prepare for floods

Some people think that flooding will never happen to them. However with one in six properties in England at risk, the fact is – it could. The Environment Agency’s flood action campaign starts this week, its aim is to encourage people to prepare for flooding. The campaign promotes three simple steps that people can take […]

By November 3, 2014 2 Comments Read More →
Hunslet Rugby League Remembered at The Garden Gate

Hunslet Rugby League Remembered at The Garden Gate

Author John Rigg writes: Last Friday lunchtime, the “Hunslet Rugby League Remembered” Heritage Room was officially opened at the Garden Gate public house in south Leeds. I had received an invitation from Peter Todd, the General Manager of the Hunslet Hawks RLFC, who has also previously been kind enough to stock copies of An Ordinary […]

By October 28, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Forthcoming events in Belle Isle and Hunslet

Forthcoming events in Belle Isle and Hunslet

Fundraising event at St John & St Barnabas Church (25 October); Thriller Dance (5 November) In Belle Isle And Hunslet Saturday 25 October there is a fundraising event at St. John & St Barnabas Church. Starts at 10.30 with free entry. Bouncy castle, face painting, tombola and lots more. All money raised goes to D4F […]

Free course and Half Term children’s activity

Free course and Half Term children’s activity

  *** FREE COURSE *** Leeds City College are offering a FREE 7 week course at BITMOs GATE to help job seekers who are looking to develop their skills. Call (0113) 378 2190 to book your place on the course, starting Thursday 6 November, then each week between 9:30am to 12:30pm.     *** HALF-TERM FREE […]