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Police appeal: Aggravated burglary, Middleton

Police appeal: Aggravated burglary, Middleton

Detectives in Leeds are appealing for information after an aggravated burglary in Middleton on October 2. It occurred around 9pm on Sunday 2 October 2016 when three masked men forced entry to a property on the Ring Road. They threatened the 29-year-old female occupant with what is described as a machete and made demands for […]

By November 20, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Work starts on new viewpoint in Middleton Park

Work starts on new viewpoint in Middleton Park

If you’ve been for a walk in Middleton Park this week you might have noticed some building work near to the Rose Garden. A new viewpoint is being created to commemorate Nick Rose, a driving force in the Friends of Middleton Park group who died last year. Current Chair of the Friends, Alan Shaw, takes […]

By November 16, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Middleton singing group celebrates Halloween

Middleton singing group celebrates Halloween

If you passed by Tenants Hall on Monday night 31 October 2016 you would have been forgiven if you thought nothing was going on, all was quiet until the Middle Tone community choir group arrived in full costume fitting the time of the year. There were eerie sounds to be heard as they sang to […]

Middleton parents appeal for bone marrow donors

Middleton parents appeal for bone marrow donors

Jonathan and Michelle Lundy are appealing for more people to sign up to the bone marrow register after their 8 year old daughter Zara suffered a relapse during her treatment for Leukaemia. Zara, who attends Westwood Primary School, was diagnosed in January 2015 with T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia and had started chemotherapy treatment, but relapsed […]

By November 15, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Cockburn School pays respect on Armistice Day

Cockburn School pays respect on Armistice Day

Students and staff at Cockburn paid their respect on Armistice Day with a dignified ceremony at the school war memorial. Cockburn students who are cadets from across the armed forces wore their military uniform to school. Led by Year 11 student Davina Nattrass, they marched along the school corridors leading a procession that included Student […]

By November 13, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Expecting couple deliver their news with Psycho video

Expecting couple deliver their news with Psycho video

Most people send cards, ring relatives, or post the news on Facebook, but horror fans Nathan and Mary Duce decided to share their news by recreating the shower scene from Alfred Hitchcock’s film ‘Psycho’. The couple enjoy recreating scenes from horror films on video, so when Mary became pregnant with their first child, it seemed […]

By November 12, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Love Where You Live in Middleton and Belle Isle

Love Where You Live in Middleton and Belle Isle

The next generation of police officers, the West Yorkshire Pioneers together with local councillors Kim Groves and Paul Truswell embraced the spirit of the Belle Isle and Middleton ‘Love Where You Live’ project last week at a bulb planting morning at Middleton Park Avenue. The ‘Love Where You Live’ project is the brainchild of Cllr […]

By November 11, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Rounders in Middleton

Rounders in Middleton

Belle Isle TMO Rounders?! Sam, an Active Lifestyle Officer for Leeds City Council in South Leeds said, “As well as being a really fun way to get active it is also a great way to meet new people in a welcoming and sociable environment. “It is a turn up and play session where all are […]

By November 10, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Active Mums & Bumps in Middleton

Active Mums & Bumps in Middleton

Belle Isle TMO A great free activity for new or expectant Mums. Scridb filter

By November 10, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Fracking coming to Knostrop?

Fracking coming to Knostrop?

I went along to Hunslet Carr Residents Association meeting. Held on the first Thursday of the month. Normally don’t go into much talking in the meeting, but thought I would give my view on 2 subjects that came up. Number 1 was Fracking coming to Knostrop? A guy came to the meeting to talk on […]

By November 10, 2016 2 Comments Read More →