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Council leader expresses solidarity after Manchester bombing

Council leader expresses solidarity after Manchester bombing

Leeds Civic Hall and Leeds Town Hall will be lit up tonight (Tuesday 23 May 2017) to honour those affected by events in Manchester. Flags will fly at half mast and a book of condolence is available at the Portland Crescent entrance of the Civic Hall. Cllr Judith Blake, Leader of Leeds City Council and […]

SNAPS open new sessions at Broomfield

SNAPS open new sessions at Broomfield

Special Needs And Parent Support (SNAPS) opened their second site at Broomfield SILC school last weekend (13 May 2017). The charity now in its 14th year provides specialist therapies to children with additional needs and much-needed support for their families and this is the first time the charity has expanded beyond its original home at […]

Calling karaoke singers

Calling karaoke singers

If you enjoy singing karaoke and have always wanted to appear on film, this might be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. Filming will take place on Friday (26 May 2017) at Holbeck Working Men’s Club with everyone singing the Foreigner song ‘I Want To Know What Love Is’. The film is a trailer for […]

Election hustings meeting in Beeston

Election hustings meeting in Beeston

Residents in Beeston will have an opportunity to put their questions to the candidates standing in Leeds Central at the general election. St Mary’s Parish Centre in Beeston is to host an election hustings on Sunday 28 May 2017 at 7:30pm. The meeting will be chaired by Rev Lindsey Pearson, the Vicar of Beeston, who […]

On our way to the Lord Mayor’s tea party

On our way to the Lord Mayor’s tea party

Belle Isle TMO Ken was invited for afternoon tea with the Lord Mayor, and chose to take fellow GATE volunteers Steph and Gerry with him. We hope that you have a lovely afternoon; you all deserve a treat. Ken says: “We all had a fantastic time. The hour allowed us turned into two and a […]

Jobs with KFC at White Rose and Merrion Centres

Jobs with KFC at White Rose and Merrion Centres

Belle Isle TMO Opportunities with KFC at White Rose Centre and Merrion Centre…!     Scridb filter

Chris enjoying breakfast at the HFBC

Chris enjoying breakfast at the HFBC

Belle Isle TMO Chris Simpson (BITMO’s Chief Officer) sampled the delights of the Happy Friday Breakfast Club in BITMO’s Gate last Friday morning (19 May 2017). Chris said that he was really pleased to see the that HFBC was doing so well. The Breakfast Club runs every Friday morning from 9-11am offering a cooked breakfast on a […]

Updated: Knife incident closes road in Middleton

Updated: Knife incident closes road in Middleton

Update (at 23:51pm): Police report that the incident on Thorpe View in Middleton is now at an end. A 20-year-old man has been arrested and two women who were inside the property are now out. No one was seriously injured during the incident. Police were called to an address on Thorpe View in Middleton at […]

Hunslet bounce back to beat Workington

Hunslet bounce back to beat Workington

Hunslet RLFC 30-22  Workington Town After last week’s shock defeat at Oxford and the surprise departure of Coach James Coyle, Hunslet got back to winning ways today (21 May 2017) at the South Leeds Stadium defeating Cumbrians, Workington Town by 30 points to 22. Town started the stronger and took the lead on 10 minutes […]

South Leeds goes to the Playhouse

South Leeds goes to the Playhouse

South Leeds Life has teamed up with West Yorkshire Playhouse to help people who might not otherwise visit to experience the magic of live theatre. Starting this week we are offering readers free tickets to see shows on press night. Of course nothing comes for free, so in return we would like you to help […]