Category: Leisure

  • 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…

  • LEEDS MODERNIANS – BONFIRE AND FIREWORKS – 2ND NOVEMBER

    Leeds Modernians have sent me the following information: LEEDS MODERNIANS BONFIRE & FIREWORKS DISPLAY FRIDAY 2ND NOVEMBER BAR OPEN FROM 5.00 PM BBQ AND PIE & PEAS AVAILABLE  £2.00 ENTRY FREE FOR KIDS  FOR SAFETY THE CAR PARK WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE EVENT. THE LIGHTING OF THE BONFIRE WILL TAKE PLACE AT 6.30 PM…

  • UCI ROAD WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS – CYCLING EVENT COMES TO LEEDS SEPTEMBER 2019

    I have received the information below in respect of the recent announcement that the UCI Road World Championships, another major sporting event, will be coming to Leeds next year: “Following on from the incredible success of the 2014 Tour de France Grand Départ and the annual Tour de Yorkshire, the world’s finest cyclists will be…

  • LIGHT NIGHT – THURSDAY 4TH AND FRIDAY 5TH OCTOBER 2018

    This year Light Night will take place on Thursday 4th and Friday 5th October. There will some road closures in the city centre that will be in effect from Thursday and the suspension of parking bays, loading bays and taxi ranks.

  • ARMISTICE EVENTS

    The Council are holding a number of events to commemorate the 100 years anniversary of the end of World War 1. They are also interested to know about other events that they can publicise as part of the programme of events. Details of how to get involved are below. If you would like me to…

  • POOL VILLAGE – HERITAGE WALK- SUNDAY 30TH SEPTEMBER – MEET AT 1.30PM AT POOL VILLAGE HALL

    Enjoy a gentle stroll through the centre of Pool Village and learn about the history of the area and the various antics of past villagers, including a quick look inside both churches. Returning to the Village Hall to look at the archives and finally in the Sports Bar to see films of the old village.…