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Skye’s Swab Party

Skye’s Swab Party

Very important event on Saturday 27th June at South Leeds Stadium. A fun day with a serious aim…to SAVE LIVES. There will be representatives from Delete Blood Cancer UK, taking swabs and registering people for The Blood Marrow register.  






Hawks show their support for Skye

Hawks show their support for Skye

Hunslet Hawks’ Head Coach Barry Eaton and the players showed their support for local toddler Skye Sutcliffe as they stayed on after training to join the bone marrow register. A team of volunteers led, by Skye’s grandma Amelia, set up stall in the Phoenix and took cheek swabs from the lads. Skye was diagnosed with […]






New Cop Shop Memory Café Opens

New Cop Shop Memory Café Opens

West Yorkshire Police in conjunction with South Leeds Live at Home scheme, opens new Memory Café. Cllr Judith Chapman (Lord Mayor of Leeds) to officially open at 1:30pm. Cop Shop Memory Café – the last Wednesday of the month 1pm-3pm, starting from 24th June 2015. It will be advertised across Leeds district for people with memory loss […]






** Bike Thefts In Hunslet **

** Bike Thefts In Hunslet **

West Yorkshire Police – Leeds Inner South  ** BIKE THEFTS IN HUNSLET ** Please be aware that there has been a break-in at H2010 Leeds – the development situated down Goodman Street, Hunslet, next to the River Aire. A number of mini-mopeds and mountain bikes have been stolen sometime between Saturday 6 June and Sunday […]






Hunslet Rugby Foundation link up with Northern Powergrid

Hunslet Rugby Foundation link up with Northern Powergrid

Northern Powergrid funding is set to help a new apprentice ‘try’ a new career with Hunslet Rugby Foundation in Leeds and help spread vital messages about safety and electricity to local school children. The company, which is responsible for the network that delivers electricity to the doors of 3.9 million homes across the region, has […]






Hunslet Rape: Man arrested

Hunslet Rape: Man arrested

Detectives investigating a serious sexual assault on a 54-year-old woman in Hunslet have arrested a man. The 27-year-old was arrested yesterday evening on suspicion of rape and is currently in custody. The victim was attacked near to the Tulip Retail Park, in Tulip Street, at about 11.20pm on Saturday (13 June 2015).






Apply now for non-teaching jobs at The Ruth Gorse Academy

Apply now for non-teaching jobs at The Ruth Gorse Academy

Advertising feature The Ruth Gorse Academy is recruiting to a number of non-teaching jobs during June 2015. The Ruth Gorse Academy is a new high school for children aged 11-19. The number currently on roll is 95 – Year 7 only from September 2014. The school will move to purpose built premises near the Royal […]






Appeal: Serious Sexual Assault- Hunslet, Leeds.

Appeal: Serious Sexual Assault- Hunslet, Leeds.

Appeal: Serious Sexual Assault- Hunslet, Leeds. Sunday, 14 June, 2015 Police are appealing for information after a 54-year-old local woman was subjected to a serious sexual assault in the Hunslet area of Leeds on Saturday night (13 June 2015).  Detective Chief Inspector Jim Dunkerley, from West Yorkshire Police’s Homicide and Major Enquiry Team, said: “The […]






Heartbreak for Hawks as Halifax force last minute win

Heartbreak for Hawks as Halifax force last minute win

Top class sport can be extremely cruel at times and on Friday night (12 June 2015) the Hunslet Hawks witnessed that first hand as they lost in heartbreaking fashion to Halifax at the South Leeds Stadium. After a display full of heart, endeavour and skill, they succumbed to a late try by Ben Johnston to […]






Crunch Time for Hunslet Gypsy Planning Appeal

Crunch Time for Hunslet Gypsy Planning Appeal

A four year planning battle to create a small Gypsy/Traveller site at Sandon Mount in Hunslet Carr is coming to a head. Residents have opposed plans by land-owner Mr Michael Maloney to build a site for four caravans on former allotments. This week a Planning Inspector heard the case during a full-day government-led appeal hearing, […]