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Hawks hammered by leaders Leigh

Hawks hammered by leaders Leigh

Leigh Centurions  72-6  Hunslet Hawks Report by James Morris Hunslet suffered their second heavy defeat in the space of four days when they visited the Leigh Sports Village to take on the reigning champions. After Sunday’s 68-6 mauling at the hands of their Yorkshire rivals the Bradford Bulls, head coach Barry Eaton would have no […]






Hunslet Hawks team of ’99 reunites

Hunslet Hawks team of ’99 reunites

Saturday 4 July 2015 saw the gathering of the greatest side never to play Super League, along with other players that have worn the famous Myrtle, White and Flame jersey. The venue was the New Inn, Elland Road, Churwell, which was recently taken over by Hunslet Legend Stephen Stevo Price. That greatest team was the […]






What’s the future for Hunslet church?

What’s the future for Hunslet church?

Following on from your article about the Hunslet Parish Church Clock. Did you know that there has been a Parish Church in Hunslet since 1629? The present church was rebuilt from the original stone of the previous church which originated back to 1864. The tower, which houses the clock, is a Grade 2 listed building, […]






School cycle scheme will boost pupils’ confidence

School cycle scheme will boost pupils’ confidence

School pupils in South Leeds are being given the skills and confidence to cycle in their home city, as work gets underway to improve cycling facilities across the region. Schools across the south and east of the city have signed up to a free pilot scheme –The Cycle Skills Library, delivered by charity The Works […]






Injury hit Hawks fall foul of rampant Bulls

Injury hit Hawks fall foul of rampant Bulls

Over the last few weeks the Hunslet Hawks have had the chance to pit their wits against some of the biggest sides in the Kingstone Press Championship, and in the main have held their own in narrow defeats to the likes of Halifax, London Broncos and Featherstone Rovers. However if they are to entertain hopes […]






Hunslet soaks up another sunny gala

Hunslet soaks up another sunny gala

The Hunslet Community Gala’s good run of form on the weather front continued, with 2,000+ people gathering for a sun-baked afternoon together last weekend (Saturday 27th June). The festival centred around the performance arena, which featured dozens of local performers and especially dancers over the course of the afternoon. Acts included: Keldon School of Dance, […]






Tickets available for Hawks v Bulls match

Tickets available for Hawks v Bulls match

Tickets are still on sale for Sunday’s (5 July 2015) Kingstone Press Championship match when Hunslet Hawks entertain promotion chasing Bradford Bulls. Ticket sales are going well for Sunday’s showdown at the South Leeds Stadium, but tickets will be available to purchase on the day. Around 1,000 tickets are left to be sold, so get […]






‘Rabbitskin’ at Hunslet Hawks

‘Rabbitskin’ at Hunslet Hawks

Wow!! – what an experience. Just got back from the Hunslet Hawk’s Phoenix Lounge after experiencing Rabbitskin, the one-man play put on by the Red Ladder Theatre Company.  “Experiencing” is truly the right word and I was glad that the room was in darkness so that my fellow audience could not see my tears – […]






Hunslet Ex Parksiders reunion

Hunslet Ex Parksiders reunion

Recently a gathering took place of the most exclusive club in sport. The Hunslet Ex Parksiders 43rd annual reunion took place and only those that have pulled on the Hunslet jersey at their Parkside ground prior to its closure in 1973 are allowed entry. That is apart from guest speakers who then become honorary members […]






Another battling defeat as Hawks beaten by Featherstone

Another battling defeat as Hawks beaten by Featherstone

Life doesn’t get any easier for Hunslet Hawks fans, but after the latest in a run of defeats against the sides at the top of the Kingstone Press Championship, there was no reason to be downhearted. In fact the performance on Sunday against Featherstone Rovers should give the supporters real hope that they will be […]