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East Leeds Magazine – Issue 67 Editorial

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 67 Editorial

It was twenty years ago today Sgt. Pepper taught the band to play They’ve been going in and out of style But they’re guaranteed to raise a smile So may I introduce to you The act you’ve known for all […]

Chapel FM – The Great Get Together

Chapel FM – The Great Get Together

The Great Get Together on Seacroft Village Green 1-4pm Sunday 18th June 2017 Come and join us for a picnic, some outdoor games, and a chance to chat with friends and neighbours. The Great Get Together is inspired by Jo […]

Lee Murtagh – Good Honest Boxing

Lee Murtagh – Good Honest Boxing

Good Honest Boxing I’ll start with my recent show towards the end of April at the Aria Suite which nearly saw a return to ‘Carry on Boxing’ with the ring and the ref with letting me down at short notice. […]

Grace Communion Church – The Humble Sprout

Grace Communion Church – The Humble Sprout

The Humble Sprout If you compiled a list of the most popular vegetables , probably peas and carrots would come top, or very near the top, and the humble sprout near the bottom. The sprout’s problem is that most restaurants […]

Chapel FM – We Need Your Help

Chapel FM – We Need Your Help

Chapel FM Arts Centre—We need your help! On the allotment and in the kitchen. There are lots of opportunities to get involved at Chapel FM—from playing live music in our radio theatre to becoming a radio broadcaster. But some of […]

Alan Cuthbertson – A Midlife Crisis

Alan Cuthbertson – A Midlife Crisis

A midlife crisis It doesn’t matter if you live in Granada, East Leeds or Timbuktu, when a man reaches a certain age he starts wanting to do weird things. This normally manifests itself in the purchase of something he doesn’t […]

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 66 Editorial

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 66 Editorial

I’ve got a bike. You can ride it if you like. It’s got a basket, a bell that rings and Things to make it look good. I’d give it to you if I could, but I borrowed it.   Pink […]

Leeds Flamenco Festival

Leeds Flamenco Festival

In 2005, fourteen year old Samuel Moore went on holiday with his Gran to Malaga. Disappointed with the lack of Spanish culture on the coast, they went inland to Granada and whilst walking through Alhambra Palace, Samuel experienced Flamenco for […]

Yorkshire Air Ambulance – Yorkshire Puddingz

Yorkshire Air Ambulance – Yorkshire Puddingz

Most people celebrate their 40th by going out for a drink or a meal. Others are a bit more adventurous and might go away for the weekend or even tick something off their bucket list – hot air ballooning or […]

It’s Time to Talk

It’s Time to Talk

Time to Talk Imagine you feel all alone, no-one understands, no-one wants to listen anymore. All that people do is judge. How isolating and frightening it would be. There are people in our community who feel this way. Sometimes we […]

Slimming World – Successful Slimmer

Slimming World – Successful Slimmer

Successful slimmer? Your loss could be East & North East Leeds gain Slimming experts in Leeds are celebrating a successful start to the year after helping 4450 members lose a total of 1,563 stone. Now they have launched a campaign to […]

Sound and Vision – Thankyou

Sound and Vision – Thankyou

 

St Gemma’s – Open garden, London to Paris, Midnight Walk, Wingwalk

St Gemma’s – Open garden, London to Paris, Midnight Walk, Wingwalk

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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

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