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Hunslet hit Coventry for 50

Hunslet hit Coventry for 50

Hunslet RLFC  56-24  Coventry Bears 24 Hunslet RLFC got back to winning ways in their attempt to finish in the League 1 play offs with a convincing win over Coventry Bears at a sunlit South Leeds Stadium on Sunday (2 July 2017). Last week’s impressive performance at full time Toronto Wolfpack seemed to inspire Hunslet […]

Wolfpack supporter gives his thoughts on Hunslet’s visit to Toronto

Wolfpack supporter gives his thoughts on Hunslet’s visit to Toronto

They all came over in a great winged bird this time…sweeping aside everything in their path…they came to play and sing..they were determined in their thoughts as they anticipated the great challenge ahead. On the day of the match their voices could be heard all over Liberty Village as they settled into the Brazenhead and […]

The Hunslet Club’s flexible volunteer Ellie

The Hunslet Club’s flexible volunteer Ellie

Ellie Taylor has qualified as a Level 2 Gymnastic coach thanks to support from The Hunslet Club. Ellie, who is taking her A levels has been volunteering at the club since September. Already a Level 1 coach, they decided to fund her training to reach Level 2. Ellie teaches at a number of sports centres […]

It’s time for club’s panto auditions – oh yes it is!

It’s time for club’s panto auditions – oh yes it is!

Following the success of its production of Peter Pan last year The Hunslet Club have confirmed that this year’s pantomime will be the traditional  favourite “Cinderella”. The audition process gets underway on Saturday (1 July 2017) with the Club recruiting two dance sections (under 10’s and over 10’s) along with the key roles including the […]

Hunslet RLFC ravaged by the Wolfpack

Hunslet RLFC ravaged by the Wolfpack

Hunslet RLFC made history on Saturday (24 June 2017) playing their first game on another continent. Unfortunately the came up against the unbeaten full timers of Toronto Wolfpack who won the match 52-10. Toronto Wolfpack are a new club with ambitions to play in the Super League and help Rugby League break into the North […]

When is Hunslet Gala?

When is Hunslet Gala?

Whether it’s Punch & Judy, giant inflatables, farm animals, or great entertainment your looking for, you’ll find it at Hunslet Community Gala. The annual event takes place on Saturday 24 June on the recreation field at Grove Road and Church Street from 11:30am. Entertainment in the arena will include Keldon School of Dance, Shardonnay and […]

Middleton Railway hosts guests and model exhibition

Middleton Railway hosts guests and model exhibition

On Wednesday (14 June 2017) the Middleton Railway held a “Chairman’s and President’s Day” to showcase our railway and its achievements over the years. Our Guest of Honour was Lord Richard Faulkner of Worcester, President of the Heritage Railway Association, the Heritage Railway movement’s “trade body”. Local Councillors Kim Groves and Elizabeth Nash attended, and […]

Gain qualifications at The Works Skatepark for free

Gain qualifications at The Works Skatepark for free

The Works Skatepark Programme has places available now for young people to undertake a summer of Sport for FREE. The programme runs 3 days a week from now until the end of July for anyone 16-19 years old. 16 hours a week Free Breakfast & Lunch each day Free climbing and skate park each day Free […]

Hapless Hunslet hammered by York

Hapless Hunslet hammered by York

Hunslet RLFC 20-52 York City Knights After last week’s narrow defeat to high flying Barrow Raiders new Hunslet coach Gary Thornton came crashing down to earth seeing his side thumped by a buoyant York City Knights at South Leeds Stadium on Sunday (11 June 2017). Photos by Paul Johnson The first ten minutes were fairly […]

Drugs and stolen goods could close Hunslet pub

Drugs and stolen goods could close Hunslet pub

A pub in Hunslet is facing having its licence revoked following representations by West Yorkshire Police to Leeds City Council. A hearing of the Licensing Sub Committee will decide on Tuesday (13 June 2017) whether the current licensee of the George pub on Grove Road should be allowed to keep operating. West Yorkshire Police have […]