East Leeds Magazine – Issue 69 Editorial East Leeds Magazine – Issue 69 Editorial
Boxing Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Ten Year Show and the Boxing Rapper

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Ten Year Show and the Boxing Rapper

I can’t emphasise enough how much I was looking forward to my last show, ten years as a promoter and all that. However, in the week leading up to it, I started to feel unwell and it turned out I’d […]

Religion Grace Communion Church – Leaping Walls

Grace Communion Church – Leaping Walls

With the unique and sure hope we have as Christians, we should be the most positive, warm, outgoing and joyful people anyone could ever meet. But unfortunately we live in a fallen world which presents us with all kinds of […]

Arts and Entertainment Chapel FM – All That Jazz

Chapel FM – All That Jazz

Chapel FM—All that Jazz Here at Chapel FM we are very happy to have talented jazz musician Chris Sharkey working with us as our official musician-in-residence. We asked him to explain a bit more about his plans… “I moved to […]

Health Day and Night Pharmacy. Falling and Laughing

Day and Night Pharmacy. Falling and Laughing

Falling & Laughing He hesitated a bit and stumbled as he approached the podium. The UN Assembly announcer had introduced the 93 year old president and called out for the aides to help support him. He just about made it. He […]

Recent Posts

Fuzzy Jones – A Truly Original Voice

Fuzzy Jones – A Truly Original Voice

Fuzzy Jones – A Truly Original Voice‘Fuzzy’s voice is like something you heard in a dream,truly original’ Corinne Bailey Rae Anyone who has passed through the doors of Chapel FM in the last couple of years will probably be familiar […]

Armley Press – A Bad Winter

Armley Press – A Bad Winter

Armley Press, the ‘punk publisher’ set up by How Leeds Changed the World author Mick McCann, has just brought out its first new book in six months. The novel, A Bad Winter by Samantha Priestley, is set among the wild […]

Warren’s World of Wildlife – Autumnal Change

Warren’s World of Wildlife – Autumnal Change

I love this time of year, the Autumnal colours are beautiful; the spectacular sunsets, the way the stars seem to shimmer brighter at night and the way the morning mist lays heavy over grassland.  Crispy red-golden brown leaves carpet the ground, berries come […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Doctor, no mañana, hoy!

Alan Cuthbertson – Doctor, no mañana, hoy!

Anybody who has visited Spain will recognise the word mañana. It´s real translation means morning or tomorrow. If someone Spanish tells you that is when something is going to get done, then they mean, not today. I don’t know if […]

The Old Fire Station – Opening Doors in East Leeds

The Old Fire Station – Opening Doors in East Leeds

When Gipton Fire Station was decommissioned three years ago, local community organisations GIPSIL and Zest Health put their heads together and approached Leeds Community Foundation (LFC), the charitable fund helped by the late Jimi Heselden with a view to convert […]

Checkmate – Limewood and Scarcroft Chess Club

Checkmate – Limewood and Scarcroft Chess Club

We are the newest chess club in Leeds and the only one based in East Leeds. We have just completed our 3rd season. At first we struggled but since then we have gone from strength to strength with the creation […]

St Gemma’s Hospice – Autumn Events

St Gemma’s Hospice – Autumn Events

  St Gemma’s Hospice St-gemma.co.uk 0113 218 5580

Richard Burgon – I Couldn’t be Prouder

Richard Burgon – I Couldn’t be Prouder

First of all, a big thank you to everyone who voted in the General Election here in East Leeds. It’s important that local people make their voices heard. During the General Election campaign, it was great to meet so many […]

A History of Temple Newsam Golf Course

A History of Temple Newsam Golf Course

A History of Temple Newsam Golf Club In 1923 Leeds city council opened the first 18 hole municipal golf course in Leeds at Temple Newsam. The council employed the services of Dr Alistair MacKenzie to design the course, Dr MacKenzie […]

EHS – Small Shop, Great Prices

EHS – Small Shop, Great Prices

EHS Appliances, 58 Austhorpe Road, Leeds, LS15 8DX www.ehs-appliances.co.uk

South Seacroft Friends & Neighbours

South Seacroft Friends & Neighbours

South Seacroft Friends & Neighbours, Methodist Church Hall, 1081 York Road Seacroft, 0113 2734979, www.ssfn.co.uk Facebook: South Seacroft Friends and Neighbours

Bat and Chat – Crossgates Library

Bat and Chat – Crossgates Library

Bat and Chat Crossgates Library Every Tuesday 0113 3785729