Articles written by: eastleedsmag

The Shed Crew – Open Evenings

The Shed Crew – Open Evenings

‘We were totally off the lead, we took care of our own needs and we grew like rampant weeds in the financial flower-bed of the North. Yes, we were Thatcher’s illegitimate bastards but we didn’t need saving, we were children […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Sea of Fire

Alan Cuthbertson – Sea of Fire

Summer is a busy time for everyone in Spain but few are as busy as the fire fighters. As I write this I am sat on my terrace surrounded by fields of dry grass and olive trees. It hasn`t rained […]

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Ten Year and Still Counting

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Ten Year and Still Counting

As I approach my 10th year of promoting boxing I’m going to have a short look back over the last decade, but before I do that, I think it’s only fair to mention another veteran of the noble art; Mansfield’s […]

Grace Communion Church – The Glass Path

Grace Communion Church – The Glass Path

What is your hope? Depending on your age it may be to do well at school and pass your exams. To get a good job with regular pay rises and promotions, to meet and marry the right person, in time […]

Day and Night Pharmacy – Statins and Cholesterol

Day and Night Pharmacy – Statins and Cholesterol

I was disappointed after reading rather misleading articles and letters to the editor on statins in The Times and the Daily Mail of 2nd August. These pieces were particularly disappointing because they were written by fellow health professionals mourning about […]

Chapel FM – Your Local Arts Centre

Chapel FM – Your Local Arts Centre

Chapel FM—your local arts centre When we first opened Chapel FM Arts Centre back in 2014 we created it first and foremost to provide a home for East Leeds FM—the community radio station we had been running since 2003. But […]

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 69 Editorial

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 69 Editorial

Lots of girls and lots of boys, Lots of smells and lots of noise, Playing football in the park, Kicking Pushbikes after dark, Baggy trousers, dirty shirt, Pulling hair and eating dirt, Teacher comes to break it up, Back of […]

Bishop Young Academy

Bishop Young Academy

www.bishopyoungacademy.co.uk

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

Leeds East Academy

Leeds East Academy

  Leeds East Academy South Parkway Seacroft LS14 6TY

Garforth Academy – From Garforth to Oxbridge

Garforth Academy – From Garforth to Oxbridge

www.garforthacademy.org.uk

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary

A quick look back to my last show on June 24th at the Aria Suite. Lee Williams held onto his Semi Pro Boxing Northern area belt with a hard fought TKO win again, does Lee have any other sort of […]

Grace Communion Church – Money, Money, Money

Grace Communion Church – Money, Money, Money

One thing that worries people about coming to a church service is the thought of having to give money at the weekly offering. So our visitors are pleasantly surprised to find we don’t have weekly offerings. We do have an offering at […]

Chapel FM – From the People to the People

Chapel FM – From the People to the People

Tune in to ELFM on 87.9FM 29th July to 6th August 2017 In the first week of August, East Leeds FM will be back on the air live from Chapel FM Arts Centre for our summer broadcast festival. You can […]

Day and Night Pharmacy – Prostrate Problems

Day and Night Pharmacy – Prostrate Problems

Polygamy is in my genes. My grandfather, on dad’s side, had two wives. The other grandfather had three wives. My uncles from both sides have at least two each. Apparently there’s a hidden medical benefit for men like these. There […]

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 […]

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 68 Editorial

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 68 Editorial

I breathe in, I create, Rewoke the spirit ’68, I breathe out, I scream, Rewoke Malatesta’s dream.   Lyrics to ‘Protest Song ‘68’ by Refused, those easy going Swedish death metal punks we all know and love. The song harks […]

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

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving abroad

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving abroad

An end to the world as we know it. At the beginning of 2014 an announcement was made that put the fear of God into all the expats living in southern Spain. You can forget Brexit, something even more terrifying […]

Warren’s World – Summer Time Good and Bad

Warren’s World – Summer Time Good and Bad

What a last couple of months we’ve had. June started off fantastic then tailed off to wind and rain, in fact Christmas day last year was warmer than June 29th. From a pest controllers point of view, the hotter the […]

Slimming World – Fire in your belly

Slimming World – Fire in your belly

Get some fire in your belly with Slimming World’s red-hot recipe book While the weather may still be a little unpredictable, one thing’s for sure – barbecue season is well and truly here! And from sizzling summer parties to laid-back […]

Zorba’s Bar & Grill

Zorba’s Bar & Grill

Zorba’s Bar & grill, 4 Austhorpe Road, Crossgates, Leeds, LS15 8DX 01132 326678 info@zorbasbarandgrill.co.uk www.zorbasbarandgrill.co.uk

St Gemma’s Hospice – Sizzling Summer Fun Day

St Gemma’s Hospice – Sizzling Summer Fun Day

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