Tag: DAZL

DAZL-ing dance is breaking barriers

DAZL-ing dance is breaking barriers

“It’s not just dancing for fun … but it starts there.” DAZL has been getting children in South Leeds off the sofa and onto the dance floor for 17 years. I went along to meet Ian Rodley, DAZL’s enthusiastic Director to find out more. We meet at South Leeds Youth Hub in Belle Isle where […]

By September 5, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
South Leeds Roundup: Squid, sensory adventures and student hacks

South Leeds Roundup: Squid, sensory adventures and student hacks

Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook and Twitter. We start this week with the first in an occasional series, things we learned on Twitter this week. The Leeds Discovery Centre in Hunslet has a giant squid hanging from its ceiling. Fact. Dance is clearly […]

It’s Kick Off time for ballet boys

It’s Kick Off time for ballet boys

Do you know enthusiastic and motivated young males with potential and an interest in dance? Kick Off – Boys Youth Dance Project, a partnership between Northern School of Contemporary Dance (NSCD), Phoenix Dance Theatre and Dance Action Zone Leeds (DAZL),  are offering FREE taster dance workshops in Leeds followed by weekly sessions and performance opportunities. The project […]

South Leeds Roundup: Poems, partnerships and playdays

South Leeds Roundup: Poems, partnerships and playdays

Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook and Twitter. We start this week on the quarry steps down from Noster Terrace where Phil Pearce has been performing his poem ‘Beeston Life.’ You can watch his YouTube video remembering days gone by in his corner of […]

By February 15, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Half term activities in South Leeds for February 2017

Half term activities in South Leeds for February 2017

The first half term school holidays are coming up in the week of the 13-17 February 2017. Here is a round up of some of the activities to keep your children interested, active and occupied. Hunslet Club As usual The Hunslet Club will be running an activity camp through half term week. Lots of activities […]

By January 24, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
South Leeds Roundup:  Crews, coats and careers

South Leeds Roundup: Crews, coats and careers

Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook and Twitter. We start this week at the Watsonian Pavilion in Cross Flatts Park, Beeston. Every Tuesday at 4:30pm DAZL hold a dance class for 6-12 year old girls and boys. Momentum is building for the DAZL Xplode […]

By January 11, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
DAZL Dance

DAZL Dance

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By January 10, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
South Leeds Roundup: Awards, Aiming High & Remembrance

South Leeds Roundup: Awards, Aiming High & Remembrance

Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook and Twitter. We start this week in Beeston at the Hamara Centre. December will see the 7th annual Hamara Community Awards dinner. You can nominate an individual or organisation for one of six awards. Aiming High is the […]

By November 9, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
South Leeds Roundup:  Bikes, bikes and quad bikes

South Leeds Roundup: Bikes, bikes and quad bikes

Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook and Twitter. We start this week in Middleton Park where there’s lots going on at the Bike Hub, they were showing their plans for bike courses on the old golf course and hosted a cyclo-cross competition last Sunday. […]

By October 26, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Sharp Lane Centre put a party on fit for a Queen

Sharp Lane Centre put a party on fit for a Queen

First of all I must apologise for the delay in getting this blog on-line. Normally when I go to an event on Saturday I have everything sorted out for me get on-line on the Sunday. It’s been a manic week for me, but I’m sure you will enjoy the blog and pictures. Please note there is […]