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East Leeds Magazine Editorial – Issue 60

East Leeds Magazine Editorial – Issue 60

Welcome to Issue 60 of ELM     Words of nuance, words of skill And words of romance are a thrill Words are stupid, words are fun Words can put you on the run   Tom Tom Club’s Wordy Rappinghood […]

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Realisation Time

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Realisation Time

  Realisation Time Friday 9th September saw my first show since the summer break and what a show it was. The first two fights set the tone for the night, they were ferocious.   First up was Liam McElduff who […]

Day and Night Pharmacy – Of Mice and Men. Dictators and Diabetes

Day and Night Pharmacy – Of Mice and Men. Dictators and Diabetes

  Of Mice & Men, Dictators & Diabetes “They are all on a diet of some kind because of the abundance of food yet we’re starving in the depths of these walls. These people are keeping the food beyond our […]

Chapel FM – Open Day at Chapel FM

Chapel FM – Open Day at Chapel FM

Open Day at Chapel FM Saturday 8th October from 1pm An invitation to come and find out what we’ve been up to at Chapel FM—and maybe get involved yourself! Chapel FM is two years old. When we nervously launched the […]

Grace Communion Church – Fiat 500 and Minis

Grace Communion Church – Fiat 500 and Minis

Fiat 500 & Minis Two of the most iconic cars on the road today are the Fiat 500 and the Mini. Both have a well known shape that is recognised even by people who are not interested in cars. Interestingly […]

Warren – Confessions of a Pest Controller

Warren – Confessions of a Pest Controller

Confessions of a Pest Controller “I have a genuine love of nature, I was brought up in a real Kes environment. There weren’t many other kids about so I just ran wild in the woods where I also developed an […]

Chinese Acupuncture and Herbs

Chinese Acupuncture and Herbs

Liuqing Wang graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine and Surgery from the China Medical University in 1983. She began her career as a medical physician, and doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine in the ancient capital of China, Xi’an. “I gained dual-training […]

An Introduction to Frances Brody

An Introduction to Frances Brody

An Introduction to Frances Brody   Frances Brody is a Crossgates based writer who writes murder mysteries set in 1920’s Yorkshire. Her fictional detective is Kate Shackleton, a First World War widow who lives in Leeds. Frances is just about […]

Anthony Clavane – A Yorkshire Tragedy

Anthony Clavane – A Yorkshire Tragedy

A Yorkshire Tragedy The Rise and Fall of a Sporting Powerhouse According to recent Sports England figures, 67,000 fewer Yorkshire people are now involved in sport than in 2012. In my new book, ‘A Yorkshire Tragedy’, I argue that there […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad – Driving in Spain

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad – Driving in Spain

Driving in Spain I would guess that most people driving around East Leeds know the rules of the road. You expect to be punished if you go over the speed limit or go through a red light, so is it […]

Sound and Vision – Pub Crawl up York Road

Sound and Vision – Pub Crawl up York Road

Sound and Vision – Pub Crawl up York Road Hope your all well and still enjoying the articles. Let’s all go on a pub crawl this month, I’m sure you’ll enjoy that! Starting with The Victoria, marketed as a live […]

La Cantina 44 – 15th Year Anniversary

La Cantina 44 – 15th Year Anniversary

La Cantina 44 – 15th Year Anniversary     www.lacantina44.co.uk info@lacantina44.co.uk

St Gemma’s Hospice – Autumn Fair

St Gemma’s Hospice – Autumn Fair

St Gemma’s Hospice – Autumn Fair   www.st-gemma.co.uk

Ocean Film Festival 2016

Ocean Film Festival 2016

Following on from last year’s great success, the Ocean Film Festival World Tour is returning for its third edition to the UK from Sept 2nd – Oct 24th. The Festival will showcase the best selection of ocean- themed short films […]

Sounding the Century: 100 Years of Leeds Male Voice Choir

Sounding the Century: 100 Years of Leeds Male Voice Choir

Leeds Male Voice Choir have provided a soundtrack to the city of Leeds for a century, performing in churches, cathedrals and concert halls throughout Yorkshire, England and Europe. The choir is in final preparations for Sounding the Century, its grandest […]

LIVE MUSIC RETURNS TO ROUNDHAY PARK

LIVE MUSIC RETURNS TO ROUNDHAY PARK

LIVE MUSIC RETURNS TO ROUNDHAY PARK  FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 10 YEARS Harvey Goldsmith is proud to announce OnRoundhay Festival in partnership with John Lewis, a brand new family, music and food festival in Leeds. Taking place in the […]

Chapel FM – Broadening my Technical Horizons

Chapel FM – Broadening my Technical Horizons

Broadening my technical horizons at Chapel FM Josh Walker joined our Next Generation group whilst he was still at John Smeaton. It’s great to see him progress; doing his A-levels at Notre Dame and now moving on to Leeds College […]

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Geordies and Perseverance

Lee Murtagh’s Boxing Diary – Geordies and Perseverance

  We resume after the summer break with my next show at the Area Suite on 9th September. It’s a busy show with fifteen fights scheduled, thirteen semi-pro and two professional. Made in Leeds TV will be filming for the […]

Day and Night Pharmacy – A Fishy Throw-Up

Day and Night Pharmacy – A Fishy Throw-Up

A FISHY THROW-UP   The fishman, John, divides our clients as did the remain or leave referendum. If I stopped John from parking his van and setting up his fish stall every Tuesday and Friday morning there would be a […]

Grace Communion Church – Rubik’s Cube

Grace Communion Church – Rubik’s Cube

Rubik’s Cube Do you remember the Rubik’s Cube craze of many years ago? They are still around today but no longer the “must have” they once were. Some people could do them in a matter of minutes but I always […]

Richard Burgon – East Leeds and Proud of it

Richard Burgon – East Leeds and Proud of it

East Leeds and Proud of it I couldn’t be prouder to represent our area down in Parliament. I’m from East Leeds and my family have lived and worked here in East Leeds for a hundred years, ever since arriving from […]

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 59

East Leeds Magazine – Issue 59

Let me take you down ‘Cause I’m going to Strawberry Fields Nothing is real And nothing to get hung about Strawberry Fields forever         Barwick’s Sam Cogger’s has taken us down t’ allotment where she’s proudly harvested […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Brexit

Alan Cuthbertson – Brexit

Brexit If you think about it East Leeds is very much like the Costa Del Sol, though you may not agree when looking out of your window on a rainy day. What I mean is the diversity of the people […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad

Buying a home in Spain SE VENDE Okay, so you have decided where in Spain you want to live. The only thing you have to do now is find a house. Of course living in East Leeds we all know […]

Sound and Vision – The cherry tree

Sound and Vision – The cherry tree

The Cherry Tree   Well well well, it’s getting more interesting every month, getting some reaction from you guys at last. First of all some thank yous – Dean Reynolds for getting in touch, who’s really enjoying the articles, also […]