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Middleton Park’s Celebration of Dance

In association with Dance Action Zone Leeds (DAZL) join us as we celebrate local dance with dance groups from Middleton and nearby performing for you on the bandstand. Come and cheer them on and see what local talent we have – a Middleton’s Got (Dance) Talent! Contact Alan Shaw: 07747 092459, or email: *protected email*

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South Leeds Roundup: Bands, blogs, bikes, barns and more bands

  Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook. Call me biased, but I’m going to start this Roundup with coverage of Saturday’s Beeston Festival. The festival’s website has a photo slideshow and a collection of Tweets from the day which gives a great sense of […]

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Middleton Gala 2013 – were you there?

  The weather could not have been any better for this beautiful, fun-filled family day out. I am talking about the annual Middleton Gala which took place yesterday – Saturday 13th July 2013, at Middleton Primary School. As this was my first time attending this event, I gave myself enough time to wander around before […]

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Cottingley Summer Fair will kick off a summer of community fun

A summer of community fetes, festivals, fairs and galas across South Leeds  kicks off this week in Cottingley. Cottingley Summer Fair takes place on Saturday 18th May at Cottingley Primary Academy. The event, which runs from 11:00am to 3:00pm, is being organised by local residents and workers from community organisations. It is funded by MICE […]

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Major TV Series to feature South Leeds Dance group

South Leeds dancers will be featured in the hit TV series “The Syndicate”. The Five-part drama follows five hospital workers whose lives are turned upside down when they jointly win the lottery. Actress Nichola Burley (of Street Dance fame) worked with local dance group DAZL to create a street dance scene to be used in […]

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Training For Young Dance Leaders

DAZL are seeking applications by Easter for a Youth Dance Leaders training course. The course is aimed at young people aged 16 and over who have been regularly attending a dance class for 2-3 years. The Level 2 course, which is accredited by Dance Leaders UK, will run from May to December. Training will include […]

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Barnstorming party in Belle Isle

There was a barnstorming Christmas Party at Belle Isle Working Men’s Club. Belle Isle Tenant Management Organisation (BITMO)  held their 9th annual community Christmas party which attracted 200 people. Among those attending were families and friends from the local community, BITMO board members and staff and the three ward councillors. Guests were treated to a visit from […]

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Secret Millionaire: South Leeds' community spirit shines through

In case you missed it, south Leeds was on telly last night! Channel Four’s The Secret Millionaire programme visited the area, spending time with Yvonne Crowther on the Cardinal Estate and the Dazl Dance group in Middleton. If you missed it, you can watch it again here.As usual, it was a tear jerker as millionaire theatrical producer […]

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South Leeds Links: Youth Hub, Jubilee tickets and Hunslet TRA

Here’s your weekly round-up of what’s making South Leeds tick on the area’s blogs, websites and news outlets. Our friends at the Voice of Holbeck blog  say tickets for their jubilee event next month are going quickly – and they also preview their next community meeting. The Friends of Middleton Park Group have posted the […]

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Video: Dazl hip hop group do their stuff

Middleton-based DAZL dance group have been going all hip hop as the as this video of their group filmed at Tenants Hall Enterprise Centre shows. If you’re a young person aged 3 – 25 years living in Leeds and fancy trying out the latest dance styles, why not check out a DAZL dance session? DAZL offers fun, […]

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