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BPS Plastics

BPS Plastics

BPS Plastics www.bpsplastics.com Newhold Industrial Estate Garforth LS25 2LD  

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Boxing to a Plan

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Boxing to a Plan

Boxing to a Plan I’ll start with a quick round up of the East Leeds boxers on my last show at the Aria Suite in early March. Flying the flag for Stanks, Danielle Naylor, was on the right end of […]

Grace Communion Church – Easter Funny

Grace Communion Church – Easter Funny

The Easter Funny Yes, you read the headline correctly, it does say Easter Funny and not Easter Bunny! Why? because it’s funny to be celebrating someone’s death. Death and funerals are usually very sad times for the loved ones and […]

Chapel FM – Singing and more, for Old and Young

Chapel FM – Singing and more, for Old and Young

Chapel FM—Singing and more, for Old and Young Open Voices A weekly singing group open to everyone. No experience necessary Every Thursday 10.30-11.45pm The Open Voices singing group meets every Thursday morning at Chapel FM. It is extremely relaxed, friendly […]

Warren’s World of Wildlife – Ants in Your Pants

Warren’s World of Wildlife – Ants in Your Pants

Ants in Your Pants It’s that time of the year again when Ants make a reappearance. No, I don’t mean Adam and the Antz are doing a Spring tour, I’m on about the insects, usually black that find their way […]

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 65 Editorial

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 65 Editorial

Everybody was kung-fu fighting Those kicks were fast as lightning In fact it was a little bit frightening But they fought with expert timing Carl Douglas was a one hit wonder with Kung Fu fighting. Michael Tattersall’s been around long […]

Leeds Premiere Karate – Kung Fu Fighting

Leeds Premiere Karate – Kung Fu Fighting

Around the time Michael Tattersall was born, Carl Douglas was number one in the UK hit parade with his martial arts themed song ‘Kung Fu Fighting.’ Fast forward a decade to 1983 and ten year old Michael  nagged his Dad […]

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Whitkirk Church – Something About St Mary’s

Redevelopment of St Mary’s Church Hall, Selby Road, Whitkirk Have you ever attended St Mary’s Church Hall? Since it was built in 1968 it has been an important focal point in the area hosting church events, musical performances, theatrical productions, […]

Slimming World – ‘Love it, Cook it, Share it’

Slimming World – ‘Love it, Cook it, Share it’

‘Love it, Cook it, Share it,’ say Lisa & Robert, Seacroft couple who’ve lost an incredible 11 stone! A couple from East Leeds who say sharing the same healthy foods enabled them to lose a combined weight of 11 stone […]

Alan Curthbertson – Wedding for Free

Alan Curthbertson – Wedding for Free

A Wedding for Free A recent survey by a wedding magazine shows that the average English wedding costs £20,983. Not in Spain it doesn’t. In fact getting married in Spain not only costs you nothing, you actually make money. I […]

Sound and Vision – Squinting Cat and Cock Beck

Sound and Vision – Squinting Cat and Cock Beck

Sound & Vision – Squinting Cat & Cock Beck Hello looks like we’re getting across to you people with these articles, thought I might have to send out an SOS. There’s nothing like a few old memories, its the name […]

St Gemma’s – Midnight Walk, London to Paris, 3 Peaks

St Gemma’s – Midnight Walk, London to Paris, 3 Peaks

  St Gemma’s Hospice 0113 218 5196 events.st-gemma.co.uk

Crossgates Chiropractic Clinic – Holistic Therapies

Crossgates Chiropractic Clinic – Holistic Therapies

Crossgates Chiropractic Clinic 28 Station Road Crossgates www.crossgatesclinic.co.uk

Bat and Chat – Crossgates Library

Bat and Chat – Crossgates Library

Bat and Chat Crossgates Library Every Tuesday 0113 3785729

Young Artists Recitals at Lotherton Hall

Young Artists Recitals at Lotherton Hall

Young Artists Recitals at Lotherton Hall Sundays at 2pm Spring & Summer season 2017 Sunday 30 April Jochama Piano Trio Violin – Charis Sykesud Cello – Matthew Johnson Piano – Josh Wilkinson Hummel Piano Trio No. 1 Smetana Piano Trio […]

Heart Research UK – Run your way to a healthier heart

Heart Research UK – Run your way to a healthier heart

The Great North Run is the most iconic half marathon in the world and covers 13.1 miles from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne to the coast in South Shields – with an amazing atmosphere, it’s an event not to […]

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 64 Editorial

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 64 Editorial

We are the Sherlock Holmes English-speaking Vernacular. God save Fu Manchu, Moriarty and Dracula. We are the Office Block Persecution Affinity. God save little shops, china cups, and virginity.   The Kinks and their uncompromisingly English ‘Village Green Preservation Society’. […]

Warren’s World of Wildlife – Dawn Chorus

Warren’s World of Wildlife – Dawn Chorus

  I love this time of year when at last our part of the world starts to Spring back into life and we all come out of our self imposed hibernation against the cold and long dark nights. The Snowdrops […]

Chapel FM – I Daniel Blake

Chapel FM – I Daniel Blake

Chapel FM Film Screening I Daniel Blake Thursday 23rd March 2017 at 12.30pm and 7.30pm Most people know that radio is at the heart of a lot of the things we do at Chapel FM. But, as an Arts Centre, […]

Grace Communion Church – Feeling Worthess

Grace Communion Church – Feeling Worthess

How strange it is that we live in a world of material blessings that our ancestors living a 100 years ago would regard as fulfilling every need, yet more people feel worthless, unfulfilled lonely and unloved than ever before. Could […]

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Back to Malta

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Back to Malta

  We started the year off in warmer climes, when a Bethlehem team went over to Malta for the first time in almost a year. We had six boxers on the bill although the total entourage was twenty seven people […]

Plot on the Landscape – Sam’s Jam

Plot on the Landscape – Sam’s Jam

Plot On The Landscape– Rhubarb,Manure and Jam. It’s one of the most enjoyable times of the year for Allotmenteers!…Planning for the year ahead thinking about new and different crops to grow, out with the old wizened up roots and on […]

Colton Green Bowling Club

Colton Green Bowling Club

Way back in 1987 a few like minded cricketers at Colton Cricket Club got together and sowed the seeds for what became Colton Crown Green Bowling club. Inspired by the late and fondly remembered Gordon Johnson, work on the green […]

Alan Cuthbertson Moving Abroad – Gardia Civil

Alan Cuthbertson Moving Abroad – Gardia Civil

Whenever possible I tune into Calendar news for what I call my Yorkshire fix. It’s nice to see familiar landmarks and hear the accent of those being interviewed, everybody over here seems to be a southerner. I sat up and […]

Sound and Vision – Seacroft Pubs

Sound and Vision – Seacroft Pubs

Hello hello hello, will have to stop doing that introduction, I sound like the good old boys in blue. Anyway let’s crack on, village green, The Cricketers Arms what a fantastic pub, from a good old country pub to a […]