Category: Leisure

  • TOUR DE YORKSHIRE ROADSHOW – LEEDS MODERNIANS 31ST JANUARY

    Please find below details of a Tour de Yorkshire roadshow that you may wish to attend, taking place at Leeds Mods on Cookridge Lane on 31st January. The event runs from 6.30pm to 9pm. Welcome to Yorkshire have arranged a Tour de Yorkshire roadshow to be held at Old Modernians on the evening of Thursday…

  • POCKET PARKS FUNDING

    Please find below a link to information on funding for Pocket Parks. You can paste this in to your browser. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/1-million-funding-for-communities-to-create-their-own-pocket-parks    

  • FREE EVENT – BOOK LAUNCH, 30TH JANUARY, ADEL MEMORIAL HALL

    Please find below details of a local free event that may be of interest to you. Many of you will know Pat Riley from the Adel Players. The launch of the 2019 update of my book Looking for Githa, will take place at 7.30 pm for an 8 pm start on Wednesday, 30 January, at Adel…

  • TOUR DE YORKSHIRE – ROUTE ANNOUNCED FOR 2019 – 2nd May to 5th May

    I have been sent information in respect of next year’s Tour de Yorkshire Route.  A précis of the information is below: “As in 2018, Leeds will once again feature heavily in this year’s race culminating with the Stage 4 finish in Leeds City Centre on Sunday 5th May. A significant part of the route will…

  • ADEL PLAYERS – 23RD TO 26TH JANUARY 2019 – “HAUNTING JULIA” BY ALAN AYCKBOURN

    Adel Players will be performing “Haunting Julia” at the Adel War Memorial Hall from 23rd to 26th January 2019. Details below. First produced in Scarborough in 1994, Haunting Julia is essentially a ghost story.  The play is set on the top floor of the Julia Lukin Centre, a bespoke combination of museum, shrine and music…

  • LEEDS MODERNIANS CHRISTMAS SING-A-LONG

    The following information has been sent by the Leeds Modernians. The event will take place in the Club grounds on Cookridge Lane. SING ALONG AT CHRISTMAS AT LEEDS MODERNIANS  GET YOUR WARM CHRISTMAS TOGS OUT AND HAVE A GREAT EVENING SINGING ALONG WITH THE CHOIR AND MUSICIANS ON  WEDNESDAY 19TH DECEMBER.  REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE MULLED WINE MINCE PIES…

  • SECURITY OF BEDQUILTS

    I have been chasing up the University and Parks & Countryside in relation to securing Bedquilts against future problems. I have now received the following updates from them: From the University: “Position as follows                The access gate has been modified to shroud the padlock (our internal tradesmen did the work) We’ve met with Parks (as…

  • COOKRIDGE VILLAGE SCOUT GROUP BONFIRE – SATURDAY 3RD NOVEMBER

    I have been sent the information below. COOKRIDGE VILLAGE SCOUT GROUP BONFIRE & FIREWORKS DISPLAY  SATURDAY 3RD NOVEMBER  BUTCHER BURGERS AND LARGE HOT DOGS PIE & PEAS JACKET POTATOES DRINKS AVAILABLE    ENTRY BY DONATION – THIS IS OUR MAIN FUNDRAISER TO HELP US MAINTAIN THE HUT AND SUPPORT SCOUTING ACTIVITES FOR THE CHILDREN SO…

  • HOLT PARK LIBRARY EVENTS – “CHATTER AND NATTER” – EVERY MONDAY UNTIL 10TH DECEMBER

    Every Monday from 22nd October until 10th December there will be a “Chatter and Natter” group at Holt Park Library between 10.30am and 11.30am. This is a free event for all ages, refreshments are provided and no booking is required. For information call 0113 378 5005 or visit www.leeds.gov.uk/libraries  

  • ARMISTICE COFFEE MORNING – HOLT PARK LIBRARY – FRIDAY 2ND NOVEMBER

    On Friday 2nd November from 11am to 12 noon to mark the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day there will be a special talk with Val Crompton, Ann Lightman and Pat Riley of the Adel History Group who will be discussing the 2 Commonwealth graves in Adel Churchyard and the Leeds WW1 soldier who returned and became…