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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 […]

Barwick Beer Festival – 16th September 2017

Barwick Beer Festival – 16th September 2017

On the 16th September 2017 at 12pm, Barwick in Elmet will host its 9th annual beer Festival at Barwick in Elmet Village Hall. This year’s festival promises to be the biggest and best yet. We have an unprecedented 20 firkins […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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

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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 – 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 […]

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 […]

Crossgates Chiropractic Clinic – Holistic Therapies

Crossgates Chiropractic Clinic – Holistic Therapies

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

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 […]

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 […]

St. Gemmas Hospice – Retro Razor

St. Gemmas Hospice – Retro Razor

  st-gemma.co.uk 0113 218 5197