East Leeds Magazine 38

Welcome to East Leeds Magazine Issue 38

Welcome to East Leeds Magazine Issue 38

I am tired, I am weary,  I could sleep for a thousand years,  A thousand dreams that would awake me,  Different colors made of tears.. Venus in Furs by the Velvet Underground which was covered by the Leeds band the […]

Wilsons Butchers – Pulled Pork and Parisian Steaks

Wilsons Butchers – Pulled Pork and Parisian Steaks

Hello again, it is great to be waking up to daylight at long last after the dark winter months. Now spring is well under way we have been involved in the ‘Q Guild Barbecue Competition’ held at Rockliffe Hall in […]

Day and Night Pharmacy – Cancer Cells

Day and Night Pharmacy – Cancer Cells

Cancer is a specialist area and I will restrict what I write to my knowledge of the pharmacology of cancer drugs- how the drugs work to try to fight this dreaded disease and how associated side effects are precipitated- using […]

Grace Communion Church – What Does Easter Mean to You?

Grace Communion Church – What Does Easter Mean to You?

What does Easter mean to you? Mainly a couple of days off on the bank holidays or a nice chocolate Easter egg, maybe even more than one. Personally I think Green & Black’s dark chocolate is superb so I’m dropping […]

Lee Murtagh – Films, Malta and Licenses

Lee Murtagh – Films, Malta and Licenses

A mixed bag this issue. I’ll start of with the ‘Boxing Down in Bethlehem’ film which is been made by local film maker Ronald J. Wright. Ron started this project about two years ago. At the time, he just wanted […]

Alan Mills – Weights and Measurements

Alan Mills – Weights and Measurements

Our instructions whilst in Palestine were not just to keep the peace but to ensure rules, regulations and laws were obeyed, sometimes this seemed petty and a little harsh on some of the locals who were struggling to eek out […]

East Leeds FM – The Old Methodist Chapel

East Leeds FM – The Old Methodist Chapel

East Leeds FM has come a long way since humble beginnings, broadcasting from a back office in Seacroft Tesco. 10 years on and the community radio station is gearing up for the next exciting chapter in its history as it […]

Speed Bomb – Part 3 of the Leeds 6 Trilogy

Speed Bomb – Part 3 of the Leeds 6 Trilogy

  Former Whitkirk resident John Lake is the author of the Leeds 6 trilogy. Following the novels Hot Knife & Blowback, the final instalment Speed Bomb is out now. We caught up with John a couple of weeks ago….. ELM: […]

Oceans Fish Restaurant – Awards and Gluten Free Batter

Oceans Fish Restaurant – Awards and Gluten Free Batter

It’s all been happening at Oceans since we last featured them. Firstly and most importantly they’ve been awarded the National Federation of Fish Fryers Quality Award. This covers quality and taste, hygiene, food preparation and customer service.  It is not […]

Wildest Dreams – Hairdressing, Skincare and Beauty

Wildest Dreams – Hairdressing, Skincare and Beauty

One of the longest established salons in East Leeds, Wildest Dreams is a stylish yet friendly salon based in Crossgates, which looks after all aspects of your beauty from Hair care to skin care! Wildest Dreams continues to lead the way […]