Following on from last year’s great success, the Ocean Film Festival World Tour is returning for its third edition to the UK from Sept 2nd – Oct 24th. The Festival will showcase the best selection of ocean- themed short films […]
Let me take you down ‘Cause I’m going to Strawberry Fields Nothing is real And nothing to get hung about Strawberry Fields forever Barwick’s Sam Cogger’s has taken us down t’ allotment where she’s proudly harvested […]Read more...
We are the Barnbow Lasses, We are the girls who make the shells, We mind our manners, We can spend our tanners, And we are respected wherever we go. Echoes from the Barnbow Lasses singing as they worked during World […]Read more...
On the Leeds side-streets that you slip down Provincial towns you jog ’round, Hang the DJ, Hang the DJ, Hang the DJ, Burn down the disco, Hang the blessed DJ, Because the music that they constantly play, It says […]Read more...
So, the Tour de Yorkshire is now coming to East Leeds, Stage Two passes through Thorner, Scholes and Barwick on Saturday 30th April. The ladies race has secured sponsorship with Asda supermarkets and will start early in the morning, with […]Read more...
We resume after the summer break with my next show at the Area Suite on 9th September. It’s a busy show with fifteen fights scheduled, thirteen semi-pro and two professional. Made in Leeds TV will be filming for the […]
A FISHY THROW-UP The fishman, John, divides our clients as did the remain or leave referendum. If I stopped John from parking his van and setting up his fish stall every Tuesday and Friday morning there would be a […]
Broadening my technical horizons at Chapel FM Josh Walker joined our Next Generation group whilst he was still at John Smeaton. It’s great to see him progress; doing his A-levels at Notre Dame and now moving on to Leeds College […]
Leeds Male Voice Choir have provided a soundtrack to the city of Leeds for a century, performing in churches, cathedrals and concert halls throughout Yorkshire, England and Europe. The choir is in final preparations for Sounding the Century, its grandest […]
LIVE MUSIC RETURNS TO ROUNDHAY PARK FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 10 YEARS Harvey Goldsmith is proud to announce OnRoundhay Festival in partnership with John Lewis, a brand new family, music and food festival in Leeds. Taking place in the […]
East Leeds and Proud of it I couldn’t be prouder to represent our area down in Parliament. I’m from East Leeds and my family have lived and worked here in East Leeds for a hundred years, ever since arriving from […]
Brexit If you think about it East Leeds is very much like the Costa Del Sol, though you may not agree when looking out of your window on a rainy day. What I mean is the diversity of the people […]
Buying a home in Spain SE VENDE Okay, so you have decided where in Spain you want to live. The only thing you have to do now is find a house. Of course living in East Leeds we all know […]
The Cherry Tree Well well well, it’s getting more interesting every month, getting some reaction from you guys at last. First of all some thank yous – Dean Reynolds for getting in touch, who’s really enjoying the articles, also […]
Plot on the Landscape A quick chat with Sam Cogger about strawberries & allotments We all like strawberries in summer but they don’t freeze too well, a good way to preserve them is to make jam. Sam Cogger has gone […]
Barwick Beer Festival 2016 On the 17th September 2016 at 12pm, Barwick in Elmet will host its 8th annual beer Festival at Barwick in Elmet Village Hall. The previous organisers lead by local beer officiando, Richard Hampshire, have stepped down […]