Archives for the ‘Community’ Category

Hollybush Conservation Centre Opens Wildlife Garden

By • Jun 7th, 2013 • Category: Community

The Wildlife Garden at Hollybush Conservation Centre, Kirkstall, is now open to visitors, Tuesday to Friday, 10.30am – 2.30pm. Thanks to a grant from Kirkstall Community First Panel, there is new signage with information about the benefits gardens hold for wildlife, and activity packs can be borrowed for a small donation. The cafe will also [...]

FHVS Wine Walk to Raise Money for Marie Curie – Sunday 16th June

By • Jun 7th, 2013 • Category: Community

For many years the Far Headingley Village Society has held a wine walk around local gardens. This popular event is eagerly anticipated every year. A friendly occasion, it is an excellent opportunity to meet old and new firends, get to know your neighbours and admire some lovely gardens! It is also a chance to raise [...]

A modern trolleybus network for Leeds – Public Meeting

By • Jun 4th, 2013 • Category: Community

HEART Centre, Bennett Road, Headingley, Leeds LS6 3HN Wednesday 5th June 2013 19:30 – 21:00 Speaker: Councillor James Lewis Chair, West Yorkshire LTA (Metro)

Bowery Exhibition 4th May – 5th July 2013

By • May 16th, 2013 • Category: Community

alice fox – textures of spurn during 2012 alice was artist in residence at spurn national nature reserve, east yorkshire: a remote and ever changing spit of land that protrudes into the mouth of the Humber estuary. using rust prints from found objects on the beach and making collagraph prints with collected items, alice is [...]

What will the trolleybus do for you?

By • May 10th, 2013 • Category: Community

Are you a pedestrian, a cyclist, a driver, a user of public transport, a shop or business owner, a council-tax payer or just living on or near the proposed route? From Holt Park to Hyde Park, from Stourton to the City centre, the coming of the NGT trolleybus system will change your life! Say NO [...]

Heritage Singers At The Left Bank

By • Apr 25th, 2013 • Category: Community

As part of this year’s ‘Treasures Revealed’ festival, The Heritage singers will be singing at The Left Bank Leeds on Cardigan Road on Sunday 12th May at 3pm. ”We have sung in this marvellous venue before”, said Tim Knight, Director of Music. ”The acoustics are wonderful and really suit the sound of unaccompanied voices. We [...]

Hyde Park Olympic Legacy Fighting To Save Victoria Road Sports Facilities.

By • Apr 25th, 2013 • Category: Community

Hyde Park Olympic Legacy, the action group set up to save the playing fields and sports facilities on the former Leeds Girls’ High School site (now owned by The Grammar School at Leeds) on Victoria Road, LS6, were shocked to hear that a new planning application had been submitted. Charford Homes Ltd want to build [...]

New Coach for St Chad’s Tennis Club

By • Apr 25th, 2013 • Category: Community

St Chad’s Tennis Club, with courts and clubhouse next to the Church in Far Headingley, is delighted to start its tennis season with an enthusiastic and ambitious new coach. Luke Davis has been coaching tennis for 16 years. As an LTA Level 4 Coach, he has experience in coaching all ages and standards up to [...]

New 20mph Zones for Headingley and Woodhouse

By • Apr 25th, 2013 • Category: Community

Councillors Janette Walker, Neil Walshaw, Javaid Akhtar, Gerry Harper and Christine Towler are pleased to announce proposed 20 mph zones in Headingley and Woodhouse. The Headingley zone will be centred around Spring Bank Primary School and the ‘Cardigan Triangle’ and includes residential areas to the West of Headingley Stadium. In Wood house it will be [...]

Heart & Craft – Saturday 11th May 2013

By • Apr 25th, 2013 • Category: Community

Handmade Art and Craft Fair HEART Centre, Bennett Road, Headingley FREE Entry For more details contact Hayley on 07816588102 or

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