Middleton

Community Cabs to provide lifeline for Leeds disabled residents

Community Cabs to provide lifeline for Leeds disabled residents

A new ‘Community Cabs’ scheme will soon be helping disabled residents in Leeds get around the city much more easily. Middleton-based community development organisation Health For All is starting a Community Cabs service, which offers an accessible car to carry a wheelchair passenger – and a couple of friends, colleagues and carers – to destinations […]

Middleton Park Ladies lose out to Wetherby Athletic

Middleton Park Ladies lose out to Wetherby Athletic

Middleton Park Ladies 1 – 5 Wetherby Athletic Reserves West Riding County Women’s Football League – Division Two Third placed Wetherby Athletic beat Middleton Park 5-1 away from home in a scrappy game played in awful conditions. The torrential rain and wind meant that both teams struggled to get the ball down and string passes […]

Local Charity reports a Clean Bill of Health

Local Charity reports a Clean Bill of Health

130+ people from all walks of life across south Leeds last week gathered for the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of local charity Health for All, and to hear about their wide-ranging work over the past year. The charity – now in its 24th year – started life being run out of a spare bedroom in […]

Middleton couple take to the stage

Middleton couple take to the stage

A taste of 1940s glamour is coming to Leeds as the latest production by Leeds Gilbert and Sullivan Society brings the sparkling world of post-war film making to The Carriageworks Theatre, with its two main stars from Middleton. Patience was originally written about two rival poets to lampoon Oscar Wilde and Algernon Swinburne, both leading […]

Care In Crisis Have Your Say

Care In Crisis Have Your Say

From April 2016, the way we pay for care is changing. The Government is consulting the public on introducing a lifetime cap on care costs of £72,000. This will affect hundreds of thousands of older people who are paying for care and support. Tell the Government what you think: http://bit.ly/CareInCrisisHaveYourSay   As many people as […]

By February 26, 2015 2 Comments Read More →
Stank Hall paving slab appeal

Stank Hall paving slab appeal

Have you got any old paving slabs hiding in a corner of your garden or garage? If so the Friends of Stank Hall Barn would like to hear from you! The Friends set up two years ago after South Leeds Life called a public meeting to draw attention to the poor state of the buildings. […]

By February 24, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Young Dads At The Helm

Young Dads At The Helm

Leeds City Council Inner South Community Committee. Young dads at the helm. New Health for All employee Tom Senior is hoping to put young dads on the map with his new project. Tom, who is based at Tenants Hall in Middleton, will be setting up two weekly groups offering short courses and activities for young […]

By February 19, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Running For Skye

Running For Skye

Nearly 300 people from all walks of life joined together at Middleton Park this weekend (14 February 2015) to Run for Skye and raise money for cancer charities. The charity 5K run, which was put together fantastically by Skye’s grandparents Amelia and David Sockett, to support the charities Delete Blood Cancer UK and Candlelighters. The […]

Middleton Park Ladies 3-5 Dewsbury Rangers

Middleton Park Ladies 3-5 Dewsbury Rangers

West Riding County Women’s League-Division Two Middleton Park Ladies 3-5 Dewsbury Rangers Bottom of the table battle sees Dewsbury Rangers Ladies come out on top after a 5-3 victory over Middleton Park. It was an end to end game with Middleton playing with a man short. However it was a thrilling encounter by two teams […]

By February 16, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Bradford City WFC  6-0 Middleton Park Ladies

Bradford City WFC 6-0 Middleton Park Ladies

Sunday 8 February 2015 West Riding County Women’s League – Division Two Bradford City beat Middleton Park 6-0 home on Sunday (8 February 2015) in an hard-fought game.  It could been worse but for a fantastic display from Middleton keeper Natasha Bibby who made some fine saves to deny City numerous times. Bradford started the […]