East Leeds Magazine 44

Day and Night Christmas Crackers

Day and Night Christmas Crackers

I’ve been reading a cracking book Thinking, Fast and Slow by Nobel Prize winner Daniel Kahneman. I couldn’t put it down. No wonder so many young students want to study psychology. I hope they grasp the stuff because even if […]

Welcome to Issue 44 of East Leeds Magazine

Welcome to Issue 44 of East Leeds Magazine

  And look around, Leaves are brown now And the sky is a hazy shade of winter Oh hang on to your hopes, my friend That’s an easy thing to say but if your hopes should pass away Fine seasonal […]

Browns Jewellers

Browns Jewellers

We have an amazing selection of gifts for every member of your family and all your friends. For the gents we have a wide range of pens, gift sets, cufflinks, tankards, hip-flasks and silver and gold jewellery.And for the lady […]

Cafe Mokka – Now Open Evenings

Cafe Mokka – Now Open Evenings

After a successful first year, Cafe Mokka have expanded and are now open as a bistro/restaurant. The Cafe remains the same through the day, so you can still go for your breakfast and lunch, in fact the only difference you […]

Alan Mills – Christmas in Bethlehem

Alan Mills – Christmas in Bethlehem

Conscription – Palestine – Christmas in Bethlehem If I can just take you back to our arrival in Palestine; After a somewhat arduous six weeks journey by train, road and sea, we were initially placed at Mount Scopus training college […]

Response Mortgages – Living the Life

Response Mortgages – Living the Life

LIVING THE LIFE Do you serve steak at dinner parties? And how much do you spend on grooming? These are examples of the anecdotal questions that may have cropped up in ‘some’ lenders’ affordability checks, as a consequence of the […]

Arepas de Mama

Arepas de Mama

We all saw the signage go up a couple of months ago and unless you have been to the non touristy parts of Spain or visited South America, you might have wondered what it was all about. Fortunately for us […]

Wilsons Butchers – Shop of the Year & Christmas

Wilsons Butchers – Shop of the Year & Christmas

A lot has happened since our last article; hamper orders have been coming in thick and fast, Christmas orders have commenced, we’ve been featured on a local TV channel ‘Made in Leeds’, and oh, did we mention – we’ve been […]

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary

Well, it’s finally happened, it’s taken almost three years to make and I’ve probably used half a rain forest in publicising it but Lee the Movie (also known as Fighting Down in Bethlehem) finally had it’s double premier at Chapel […]

Natural Stone Leeds Ltd

Natural Stone Leeds Ltd

It’s been four years since Natural Stone Leeds Ltd, or its previous incarnation Well Stoned upped and moved from the A64 site, to Seacroft Ring Road, some things have changed since then but some things such as quality products and […]

Lidos Carriageworks Theatre – Robinson Crusoe

Lidos Carriageworks Theatre – Robinson Crusoe

Our friends at Lidos have had a busy and eventful year, starting off with 2014 New Year Panto Puss in Boots, they followed that with an incredible performance of Seussical and then bravely took to the stage with their self […]

How Mick McCann Changed Leeds

How Mick McCann Changed Leeds

Being a big-head, Mick McCann tells us he’s ‘spanking, top-ranking’. We’ve asked him to update us on his book How Leeds Changed The World, that we’ve followed with interest since its publication. So after he’s finished boasting, hopefully he’ll mention […]

Janine Langley Wood – Appointment with Fear

Janine Langley Wood – Appointment with Fear

Leeds writer Janine Langley Wood developed an early taste for horror when, aged about nine, she’d sneak the Pan Books of Horror from her auntie’s bookshelves and devour them in secret. Throughout her life, she’s continued to write and over […]

Leeds Premier Fitness

Leeds Premier Fitness

Leeds Premier Fitness Centre would like to extend a warm welcome on their open day on Sunday 2nd November between 11am-2pm. There will be demonstrations by some of the ‘residents,’ Proprietor and Black Belt 6th Dan Sensei Michael Tattersall will […]