Hunslet

Arts apprenticeship opportunity at The Tetley

Arts apprenticeship opportunity at The Tetley

The Tetley art gallery has created an apprenticeship vacancy and they are keen to get applications from people living in South Leeds. The successful applicant will be employed as an apprentice for one year and during this time will gain experience in all aspects of the operation of a contemporary art centre, primarily through providing […]






Hunslet crash in relegation battle with Workington

Hunslet crash in relegation battle with Workington

Match report by James Morris Hunslet Hawks 6-30 Workington Town  Hunslet’s survival hopes were dealt a massive blow this weekend after a disappointing defeat at the hands of Workington Town. The Hawks were coming into this Kingstone Press fixture on the back of nine straight losses and would have been keen to stop that becoming […]






Hunslet’s Market Wraps scoops small business award

Hunslet’s Market Wraps scoops small business award

Business owner and three times pancreatic cancer patient gets business boost by TV’s Theo Paphitis. Carl Denning, 41 of Hunslet, was over the moon when Dragon’s Den star Theo Paphitis handpicked his business Market Wraps as one of the winners of the Small Business Sunday award. Carl, owner of Market Wraps, a Leeds-based street food […]






Beryl, The Play (Life story of Beryl Burton)

Beryl, The Play (Life story of Beryl Burton)

The play was Beryl, the life story of Beryl Burton, Champion Women’s Cyclist. The play was by my favourite actress Maxine Peake.  All four actors on stage play different people at times, for instance Rebecca Ryan as a young Beryl and Samantha Power as the grown up Beryl. Beryl was born in Halton, Leeds, in […]






Leeds Fed celebrates new homes in Hunslet

Leeds Fed celebrates new homes in Hunslet

A cake cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the completion of new Leeds Federated homes in Arthington Place, Hunslet. Leeds Fed customers who live in the new properties along with local councillors, Leeds City Council officers, the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA), companies involved in the design and building work, and Leeds Fed staff, took […]






Founders Walk marks 120 years of Rugby League

Founders Walk marks 120 years of Rugby League

This week over 6 days people are walking 120 miles to celebrate 120 years of Rugby League, visiting each of the founder clubs that voted to join the Northern Union back in 1895. Today’s (21 July 2015) morning leg was from Hunslet’s South Leeds Stadium to the ground of Leeds at Headingley. After a short […]






Hawks lose in a shootout at Batley

Hawks lose in a shootout at Batley

Another disappointing second half collapse saw the Hawks miss the opportunity to pick up points at Batley today (19 July 2015). Hunslet Hawks travelled to local rivals the Batley Bulldogs needing to put recent defeats to high flying clubs behind them and collect some valuable points as they fend off relegation troubles. Unfortunately it was […]






Walking the walk with the Hawks

Walking the walk with the Hawks

Hawks support the Founders Walk Hunslet Hawks are getting behind the Founders Walk, which is visiting the original sites of each of the 22 founding clubs of Rugby League, to celebrate 120 years of our great sport. Fans and the wider community are encouraged to get involved by joining the local stretch of the walk […]






Doncaster defeat puts Hawks in relegation trouble

Doncaster defeat puts Hawks in relegation trouble

Hunslet Hawks’ hopes of remaining in the Kingstone Press Championship were dealt a hammer blow on Sunday as they threw away a twenty point lead to crash to defeat against Doncaster, handing the home side their first win of the campaign. Recent weeks had seen the side show great spirit in defeat against the sides […]






Shopping for Hope in Hunslet

Shopping for Hope in Hunslet

South Leeds voluntary organisation St Luke’s Cares have taken another major step towards financial independence, launching their latest charity store – on Church Street, in the heart of Hunslet. Last week’s grand opening saw friends and supporters of the organisation gather for a barbecue (run by youngsters from one of their programmes, the Involve Centre), […]