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Views sought on new Park & Ride at Stourton

Views sought on new Park & Ride at Stourton

Consultation events are taking place next week in Belle Isle and Hunslet as Leeds City Council and the West Yorkshire Combined Authority reveal details of the planned Park & Ride scheme to be built by Junction 7 of the M621 at Stourton. As previously reported on South Leeds Life, the Stourton Park & Ride is […]

By September 19, 2017 2 Comments Read More →
Free Sporting Memories Group

Free Sporting Memories Group

Love talking sports? Our Free weekly Sporting Memories groups is just the place for you. Each week older sports fans gather at The Tiled Hall Café in Leeds Central Library to listen and share memories of watching and playing sports. The Sporting Memories Network  support older people across the UK living with dementia, depression and […]

Appeal: Bank robbers’ car recovered in Beeston

Appeal: Bank robbers’ car recovered in Beeston

Detectives are appealing for information following the recovery of a car used in an armed robbery at a bank in Morley. The stolen grey Audi SQ5, which was used in the raid on Lloyds Bank, in Queen Street, Morley, on Wednesday (13 September 2017) was found in Old Lane, Beeston, on Saturday afternoon after a […]

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The Great North Run – a family affair

The Great North Run – a family affair

I did it! I completed the Great North Run! It is the best thing I have ever done. Even more so because I reconnected with family. It’s a strange thing is social media. But thanks to Facebook, over 17 years ago when I reconnected with one cousin via a friend and then more family connected […]

The Shine Project in Zambia

The Shine Project in Zambia

A few weeks ago we reported that The Shine Project were going to Zambia to do some volunteering, this trip has now happened and I’m sure you’re all eager to hear about the adventure! We had a fantastic time in Zambia, the girls did an amazing job at adjusting to a different culture, were (mostly!) […]

Hunslet edge thriller to secure home advantage

Hunslet edge thriller to secure home advantage

Hunslet RLFC 18-12 London Skolars Hunslet RLFC won a tight contest today (17 September 2017) to secure home advantage in the Division 1 Shield against a buoyant London Skolars. Both teams were confirmed to play in the final, but the last league meeting of the year determined who would get home advantage. As expected the […]

Free theatre tickets: (the fall of) The Master Builder

Free theatre tickets: (the fall of) The Master Builder

Halvard Solness has arrived at the pinnacle of his career. He has just been awarded the prestigious Master Builder award, his beautiful wife still loves him, his beautiful secretary still flirts with him and Prince Charles is coming to open his new building tomorrow. Then a knock at the door propels Solness’ past into everyone’s […]

By September 17, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Find your course on new Adult learning website

Find your course on new Adult learning website

Leeds City Council has launched an innovative new website which makes it easy for adults to find enjoyable courses in and around their local area. The Leeds Adult Learning website (www.leedsadultlearning.co.uk) provides an easy way to discover information on hundreds of courses across the city that are open to all adults over the age of […]

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Planning applications 11 September 2017

Planning applications 11 September 2017

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to LS10 and LS11 published on on the Leeds City Council website. The following applications were validated in the week beginning 11 September 2017:   Single storey side and rear extension 20 Cardinal Road Beeston Leeds LS11 8AL Ref. No: 17/05830/FU | Status: Current Enlarged dormer […]

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Flytipping from a Beeston property onto a Belle Isle street

Flytipping from a Beeston property onto a Belle Isle street

Via Cllr Kim Groves: Another successful prosecution at Leeds Magistrates this week by our team. Dwaine Martin, a landlord from Bradford, flytipped this from a property he has in Beeston onto a Belle Isle street. This has cost him £4,500.       Evidence and witness statements were gathered and as a result of the […]

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