East Leeds Magazine 52

Alexandra Turner – Licensed to Kick

Alexandra Turner – Licensed to Kick

It’s been a while since we featured Scholes’ high kicking Taekwondo star in the making, Alexandra Turner. Now thirteen and attending Boston Spa School, she’s growing up fast which can only mean bad news for future opponents and good news […]

Yorkshire is Brown and White

Yorkshire is Brown and White

I’ve lived in Leeds for 17 years, in Cross Gates for 9 of those. I love it here, it’s my home and I’m passionate about celebrating it. But I wasn’t born here, I came here for work, I’m an economic […]

Day and Night Pharmacy – Electronic Prescription Service

Day and Night Pharmacy – Electronic Prescription Service

Electronic Prescription Service. Have you nominated your preferred pharmacy? Almost all the local medical practices are now on board. We are experiencing the joys and trials of this new service: A lady had a water infection over the weekend. She […]

St Gemma’s Hospice – Festive Bucket Collection

St Gemma’s Hospice – Festive Bucket Collection

St Gemma’s Festive Bucket Collection St Gemma’s Hospice needs your support for their big Festive Bucket Collection. On Saturday November 21between 9am and 5pm, the charity aims to raise £7000 from peoples’ spare change in just 8 hours! They want […]

St Gemma’s Hospice – Santa Dash

St Gemma’s Hospice – Santa Dash

St Gemma’s festive fundraising event Leeds Santa Dash Sleigh Bells ring, are you listening? On Lands Lane, snow is glistening, a beautiful sight, to see peoples delight, dashing in a winter wonderland. Are you looking forward to Santa shimmying down […]

Tropic Skincare with Jenny Mason Briggs

Tropic Skincare with Jenny Mason Briggs

Regular readers of this magazine might already know Jenny Mason-Briggs, better half of Matt from BPS Communications. Jenny also works full time as a HR Manager and she has three young children. But that hasn’t stopped her taking on another […]

Fight Co – Martial Arts Equipment

Fight Co – Martial Arts Equipment

Matthew Radford has been in and around Thai Boxing clubs for the last decade spending most of his time with the Golden Team Gym as well as serving six and a half years in the army. “I started Thai boxing […]

Postcard From Barwick

Postcard From Barwick

The Studio Comes to Garforth

The Studio Comes to Garforth

Joanne has spent her entire working life in the fashion industry. Originally from Barwick and still living in the East Leeds area, her first job was as a shop assistant at Room 7 in Leeds, she’s also worked as a […]

Christmas at Wilson’s

Christmas at Wilson’s

By the time you read this Bonfire Night will have been and gone.