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Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Chutzpah

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Chutzpah

Fuzzy Jones – A Truly Original Voice

Fuzzy Jones – A Truly Original Voice

Fuzzy Jones – A Truly Original Voice‘Fuzzy’s voice is like something you heard in a dream,truly original’ Corinne Bailey Rae Anyone who has passed through the doors of Chapel FM in the last couple of years will probably be familiar […]

Armley Press – A Bad Winter

Armley Press – A Bad Winter

Armley Press, the ‘punk publisher’ set up by How Leeds Changed the World author Mick McCann, has just brought out its first new book in six months. The novel, A Bad Winter by Samantha Priestley, is set among the wild […]

Warren’s World of Wildlife – Autumnal Change

Warren’s World of Wildlife – Autumnal Change

I love this time of year, the Autumnal colours are beautiful; the spectacular sunsets, the way the stars seem to shimmer brighter at night and the way the morning mist lays heavy over grassland.  Crispy red-golden brown leaves carpet the ground, berries come […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Doctor, no mañana, hoy!

Alan Cuthbertson – Doctor, no mañana, hoy!

Anybody who has visited Spain will recognise the word mañana. It´s real translation means morning or tomorrow. If someone Spanish tells you that is when something is going to get done, then they mean, not today. I don’t know if […]

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 70 Editorial

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 70 Editorial

She’s so 20th century. She’s so 1970s. She knows the right things to say She got the right clothes to wear ‘cause she’s a modern girl, oh yeah. The Boomtown Rats with their late 70’s classic ‘She’s So Modern.’ Talking […]

Day and Night Pharmacy. Falling and Laughing

Day and Night Pharmacy. Falling and Laughing

Falling & Laughing He hesitated a bit and stumbled as he approached the podium. The UN Assembly announcer had introduced the 93 year old president and called out for the aides to help support him. He just about made it. He […]

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 […]

Grace Communion Church – Leaping Walls

Grace Communion Church – Leaping Walls

With the unique and sure hope we have as Christians, we should be the most positive, warm, outgoing and joyful people anyone could ever meet. But unfortunately we live in a fallen world which presents us with all kinds of […]

Chapel FM – All That Jazz

Chapel FM – All That Jazz

Chapel FM—All that Jazz Here at Chapel FM we are very happy to have talented jazz musician Chris Sharkey working with us as our official musician-in-residence. We asked him to explain a bit more about his plans… “I moved to […]

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 […]

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

Alan Mills – Conscription – Winter Blues

Alan Mills – Conscription – Winter Blues

October generally saw is change from our lighter khaki summer uniform to the heavier winter blue uniform, which also looked much more formal. The standard joke was if you ended up in a bar brawl, to ask them if they […]