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Hunslet hit Coventry for 50

Hunslet hit Coventry for 50

Hunslet RLFC  56-24  Coventry Bears 24 Hunslet RLFC got back to winning ways in their attempt to finish in the League 1 play offs with a convincing win over Coventry Bears at a sunlit South Leeds Stadium on Sunday (2 July 2017). Last week’s impressive performance at full time Toronto Wolfpack seemed to inspire Hunslet […]

Slideshow: Crowds enjoy Holbeck Gala 2017

Slideshow: Crowds enjoy Holbeck Gala 2017

The sun shone and crowds flocked to Holbeck Moor on Saturday (1 July 2017) to enjoy the Holbeck Gala.     Scridb filter

Oddsocks bring Romeo & Juliet to Middleton Park

Oddsocks bring Romeo & Juliet to Middleton Park

Oddsocks Theatre return to Middleton Park on Tuesday evening (4 July 2017) for another night of family fun, breathing new life into Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet by giving it a musical Mods & Rockers twist! There’s Nowhere to Run To for the Capulets and Montagues as violent confrontation stalks every meeting, even Down in the […]

MP’s Notebook – July 2017

MP’s Notebook – July 2017

First of all, I would like to thank everyone who voted for me in the recent general election. It is a great privilege to have been elected as your local Member of Parliament for the sixth time, and I will do my best to repay your trust and confidence. And whether you voted for me […]

Planning applications 26 June 2017

Planning applications 26 June 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 26 June 2017:   Single storey side extension  8 Beechcroft Close Beeston Leeds LS11 0LP Ref. No: 17/03939/FU | Status: Current Change of use of […]

Wolfpack supporter gives his thoughts on Hunslet’s visit to Toronto

Wolfpack supporter gives his thoughts on Hunslet’s visit to Toronto

They all came over in a great winged bird this time…sweeping aside everything in their path…they came to play and sing..they were determined in their thoughts as they anticipated the great challenge ahead. On the day of the match their voices could be heard all over Liberty Village as they settled into the Brazenhead and […]

The Hunslet Club’s flexible volunteer Ellie

The Hunslet Club’s flexible volunteer Ellie

Ellie Taylor has qualified as a Level 2 Gymnastic coach thanks to support from The Hunslet Club. Ellie, who is taking her A levels has been volunteering at the club since September. Already a Level 1 coach, they decided to fund her training to reach Level 2. Ellie teaches at a number of sports centres […]

Beeston Primary to leave Learning Trust?

Beeston Primary to leave Learning Trust?

Governors at Beeston Primary School are formally consulting on plans to leave the South Leeds Learning Trust, which links a number local primary schools with Cockburn School. In the consultation document, available on the school website, they say: “The aim of the Trust was to help children achieve more, providing the best education possible for […]

Read our July newspaper online

Read our July newspaper online

Have you read the July edition of our South Leeds Life newspaper yet? We’ve been distributing copies to community venues throughout LS10 and LS11. Copies are available from libraries, schools, community centres, GP practices, shops and other community venues. Copies are also available at Hunslet Morrisons. You can find a full list of pick up […]

Join us to see The Gruffalo

Join us to see The Gruffalo

The hit musical adaptation of the award winning picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler is coming to West Yorkshire Playhouse and we have two tickets for a child and their parent or carer to see the show. A mouse took a stroll through the deep dark wood…   Join Mouse (played by Whitby, […]