Middleton

Middleton Community First Responders

Middleton Community First Responders

Meet the people who volunteer their spare time to help save lives. The Community First Responders (CFR) scheme is a life-saving partnership between the Yorkshire Ambulance Service and authorised volunteers. In total, the Yorkshire Ambulance Service has over 1000 volunteer CFRs in 200 schemes across its entire area. The scheme called Middleton CFRs consists of […]






Middleton Elderly Aid Receive £8,000 Funding

Middleton Elderly Aid Receive £8,000 Funding

Middleton Elderly Aid It’s AMAZING!! INCREDIBLE!! WE ARE JUST OVER THE MOON!! We have been chosen by ASDA to be one of only 50 groups in the whole of the world to receive funding to commemorate their 50th Birthday this year. We have been awarded an incredible £8000!!!! This will be used to fit a […]






Free Baby First Aid course in Middleton

Free Baby First Aid course in Middleton

If your baby had a medical emergency would you know what to do? The NHS are running a three week course for parents and carers at the St George’s Centre in Middleton.Topics will cover child and baby CPR, choking treatment, bumps and bruises, burns, poisons, rashes, meningitis and more. The three two hour sessions will […]






New skate park takes shape in Middleton

New skate park takes shape in Middleton

Young people’s dreams of having a skate park in Middleton to practice their skating, scooter and BMX skills are soon to be realised, thanks to the support of a partnership of Councillors and local community organisations. Weather permitting, the new skate park on land at Acre Road is due to be completed in early July. […]






Twelfth Night – Middleton Park – 7 July 2015

Twelfth Night – Middleton Park – 7 July 2015

Well I think we can safely say that the Oddsocks Productions brought the house down last Tuesday with their wild and wacky production of Twelfth Night in wild Middleton Park. Back by popular demand this a madcap musical treat with Shakespeare’s love story intertwined with well-known British Chart hits to keep the blood pumping and […]






Family fun day!

Family fun day!

Leeds Corinthians invite you to join them for their family fun day which will run from 12pm – 4pm on Sunday 19 July 2015. We will have stalls, fun fair rides, a dog show, majorettes, and a lot more. You can find us next to Middleton Leisure Centre – we hope to see you there! […]






Music Festival in Middleton Park – this Sunday!

Music Festival in Middleton Park – this Sunday!

Leeds Music Trust and Friends of Middleton Park are getting together again to stage the third free Middleton Park Music Festival on Sunday 12 July 2015, 12-4p.m. The line up includes 5 young local bands: Nightschool, Hands of Industry, Bondurants, Pneuma and Rob Ohew plus continuity from Vue-X and John Parkes, all from the Old […]






Charlies Angel: supporting bereaved parents

Charlies Angel: supporting bereaved parents

Charlies Angel is a family run, Middleton-based charity born out of family tragedy. Sam Key’s daughter Carrie gave birth in 2012 to baby Charlie, but he had a rare and untreatable condition called Potters Syndrome. Unfortanately she died just days later. What shocked the Key family was the lack of support that Carrie was offered. […]






Middleton Park tramway anniversary to be marked

Middleton Park tramway anniversary to be marked

The Leeds Transport Historical Society is holding an evening stroll on Monday 13 July 2015 down part of the trackbed of the Middleton Tramway to commemorate the ninetieth anniversary of its opening on 12 November 1925. The group will meet on the Ring Road Beeston Park at the junction with Bodmin Road at 7:15pm. Look […]






St Marys’ joy at funding lifeline

St Marys’ joy at funding lifeline

St Mary’s church in Middleton is celebrating after receiving £15,000 from the Yorkshire Historic Churches Trust (YHCT) to help fund urgent structural repair work. Built in 1846, the imposing grade II listed church was designed by Robert Chantrell, architect of Leeds Minster, and stands in a prominent position on Town Street near to the gates […]