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What’s happening to Middleton Park Surgery?

What’s happening to Middleton Park Surgery?

Patients at Middleton Park Surgery are likely to see some changes later in 2018, but South Leeds Life understands that it unlikely the surgery will close. Grange Medicare Limited, based in Hemsworth near Wakefield, has run Middleton Park Surgery for the last ten years. They have decided not to renew the contract, which also covers […]

By January 23, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
New charges for building waste at council recycling sites

New charges for building waste at council recycling sites

From the beginning of next month (Monday 5 February 2018), people looking to dispose of certain types of household rubbish at their local waste sorting site in Leeds will need to pay a charge. The charge will only be made for items not considered to be regular household waste, such as rubble, plasterboard, soil and […]

By January 21, 2018 2 Comments Read More →
Middleton and Belle Isle centres help with finances

Middleton and Belle Isle centres help with finances

Middleton and Belle Isle: help with finances and debt after Christmas. If you’re worried and dreading the bills coming in after the festive season why not pop along to one of the venues in Middleton or Belle Isle, where you can get help and advice with debt, reporting loan sharks or finding an affordable loan? […]

Middleton Elderly Aid opens new Memory Cafe

Middleton Elderly Aid opens new Memory Cafe

Middleton Elderly Aid are to open a new Memory Café (Arm in Arms) for those with Dementia and their Carers. Come and join us once a month for an afternoon in a relaxed atmosphere. The first session will be on 28 February 2018 1:30-3pm and then on the last Wednesday of the month. Tea, coffee […]

Charlies-Angel-Centre Foundation

Charlies-Angel-Centre Foundation

Our latest entry for the St Luke’s CARES Community Awards has been submitted by Charlies-Angel-Centre Foundation, a charity for bereaved parents based in Middleton. For details of how your community group can enter please click here. I would like to nominate Charlies-Angel-Centre Foundation  for a Community Award from St Luke’s Cares in association with South […]

Lakers host 400 runners in Middleton Park

Lakers host 400 runners in Middleton Park

On Sunday 8 January 2018 the South Leeds Lakers hosted their first race in the West Yorkshire Winter League (WYWL). The WYWL is made up of 14 teams; Stainland Lions, Baildon Runners, Stadium Runners, Queensbury RC, Dewsbury Road Runners, Pudsey Runners, Skipton AC, Northowram Pumas, Leeds Bradford Triathlon, Crossgates Harriers, Craven Energy, Idle AC and […]

Running for Skye 2018

Running for Skye 2018

Skye’s Fight Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia So here we are in 2018. It’s time to shake off the winter blues and join us for our fourth annual charity fun run. In loving memory of our beautiful princess Skye, we are doing it all again, 2.5Km or 5Km Fun Run. All funds go directly to Candlelighters. Join us […]

Video: Ken talks about depression and dementia

Video: Ken talks about depression and dementia

Endstigma leeds Please click link above for more info. A film crew came to my flat about 2 months ago and filmed me talking about depression and dementia. It’s the first time I’ve seen the edited film this morning and I put onto blog. I’m afraid it brought a tear to my eye. The video […]

Speakeasy at BITMOs GATE

Speakeasy at BITMOs GATE

Children can ask some awkward questions and trying to answer them can be tricky…When is the right time? How much should I tell them? Do they really need to know? If you’re a mum, dad or carer and would like to feel more confident to be able to talk to your children about growing up, […]

Free employment courses at BITMOs GATE

Free employment courses at BITMOs GATE

Are you interested in starting a free course and gaining a new qualification? We now have confirmed start dates available for Employability Level 1, Construction Level 1, Security Level 2, Health & Social Care Level 2 and Retail Level 2. This is recognised accredited training and you will also get help and support with CV’s, […]