Middleton

New life for Middleton Park

New life for Middleton Park

A meeting of the Friends of Middleton Park last night (21 April 2015) discussed plans for the park following the closure of the golf course last year. A consultation is currently being carried out by Leeds City Council – you can take part online here: www.leeds.gov.uk/consultations. Alan Shaw, Chair of the Friends, reported that they […]

Coopa’s Fun Day at the Tavern

Coopa’s Fun Day at the Tavern

Come along to the Parnaby Tavern, famous for its fund raising events on Saturday 25 April, for Coopas Fun Day. All proceeds on the day will be split between a Disabled Children’s Charity and Coopa. Coopa is a special 3 year old little girl who has Cerebral Palsy and is unable to walk. The proceeds […]

New singing group to launch in Middleton

New singing group to launch in Middleton

Did you know that singing can be good or your health? Singing improves breathing, develops core muscles, exercises the brain, engages the emotions and encourages a feeling of belonging. It’s also true that singing makes you happy! A new singing group is starting up at Tenants Hall in Middleton on Friday, and local residents are […]

Easter Egg Hunt At THE GATE

Easter Egg Hunt At THE GATE

  Went along to the Easter Egg hunt for the children at BITMOs GATE which coincided with the South Leeds Life News Café. It was packed with families and excited children. Always wonderful to see. The Easter Eggs and treats where donated by Radio Aire’s Charity Cash 4 Kids. Well done Radio Aire. Even got […]

Make A Nature Notebook In Middleton Park

Make A Nature Notebook In Middleton Park

Also see if you can spot owls. A Sparrow Hawk and Woodpecker. I’ve seen then in the woods. Owl making a noise just before dusk.

Middleton Elderly Aid Dance Classes

Middleton Elderly Aid Dance Classes

Middleton Elderly Aid. Our dance classes started again this week. Anyone over 60 and living in Middleton can join. £3 per session payable up front for each block of classes. Come along and see how much fun we have. 10 till 11 every Thursday at St Cross church. Call (0113) 272 1050 to book your […]

Easter Cycle Activities In Middleton Park

Easter Cycle Activities In Middleton Park

Middleton Community Group

Middleton Community Group

Middleton residents are being encouraged to come and air their views at the Middleton Community Group meeting tomorrow morning (Saturday 11 April 2015). Vice Chair Steve Harper told South Leeds Life that he is aware of many concerns in the community particularly around incidents in Middleton Park and the district shopping centre. The meeting is […]

The BITMO GATE Walk And  St Georges Community Hub

The BITMO GATE Walk And St Georges Community Hub

The BITMO GATE Walk and Visit to St Georges Community Hub. Started off from THE GATE, for the gate walk six of us in the group. Carla being our group leader. Was a mild day with sun breaking through the cloud. Walked up Belle Isle/Middleton Town Street and then cut across Sharp Lane to go to […]

Gladys the Middleton Park golfers’ friend

Gladys the Middleton Park golfers’ friend

Brian Hetherington grew up in Middleton, but now lives in Essex. He got in touch after seeing our coverage of the closure of Middleton Park golf course: I was sad to read about the closure of the golf club. My mother was the pro’s assistant and also sold the tickets for 22 years without a […]