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Slideshow: Walking the Holbeck Highline

  Last week I accompanied local residents Ed Carlisle and Dennis Kitchen, Cllr Richard Lewis and staff from Network Rail walking the 1.7 km of the Holbeck Viaduct. The 145 year old structure runs from Gelderd Road to Globe Road in Holbeck. Trains haven’t run on it since the 1960s and nature has taken over […]

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2013: the South Leeds year in review

  Welcome to our review of 2013, a year of contrasting weather – a winter that didn’t let go until late May followed by a long warm summer and rounded off by wild storms. One of the stories that ran all year, started right here at South Leeds Life with a comment on our Facebook […]

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Become a Community Reporter

  Get the scoop and become a Community Reporter with South Leeds Life! Learn how to write news stories, improve publicity for your voluntary group, or start your own blog! Sit in on a session of the Community Reporters Course and learn about taking better photos. Bring a digital camera, or use the camera on […]

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Updated: New Community Reporters Course starts 9th October

  Would you like to learn some new skills? Write reports for this blog? Or publicity for your community group? Why not join the Community Reporters course? South Leeds Life is running another of its popular courses. The course will run on Wednesday mornings for ten weeks, starting on 9th October at South Leeds Community […]

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Holbeck Gala Slideshow

Following on from Kenneth Ingram’s photos and report, Paul Bullivant has sent in these photos from Holbeck Gala: If you have photos of events out and about in south Leeds, please send them to us at *protected email*

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A very good course

The Community Reporters course was a very good course to do, I got to know a lot and it was very enjoyable. I thought the people were very nice and helped me so much. It was nice to go to the park to take photos. I enjoyed talking to some of the people, and interviewing […]

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Hunslet Photo Nostalgia Part 3

Following on from part one of a nostalgic photo slideshow of hundreds of photos of Hunslet and it’s surrounding area, and Part 2 from a bygone age, over the last couple of weeks (viewed over 500 times already), we now present the third and final part. See how many places you recognise still standing, or what is long […]

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Beeston Festival 2012

Yesterday saw the 18th Beeston Festival on Cross Flatts Park. We had some mixed weather with a couple of blustery showers, but that didn’t put on a dampener on things for the thousands of people who came enjoy music, food, games and browsing the bazaar. As one of the organisers, I would like to thank […]

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Are you ready for the 4am Project in south Leeds?

Are you ready to take some photos of south Leeds,  bleary-eyed at 4am on Sunday morning? The aim of the 4amproject is to gather a collection of photos from around the world at the magical time of 4am. Everyone can take part and join in! All you need is a camera. They want to see what […]

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Picture perfect: View from Holbeck Cemetery

South Leeds Life reader Jonathan Bliss has shared this beautiful photograph of Leeds’ inner city skyline at dusk taken from the viewing point at Holbeck Cemetery. We think it’s a truly breathtaking photo! Jonathan has kindly shared a couple of photographs of the view from the cemetery on the South Leeds Life group Flickr pool. You can also […]

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