Category: Leisure

  • TOUR DE YORKSHIRE ROADSHOW – CHEVIN COUNTRY PARK HOTEL 4th APRIL

    I have been advised in relation to a Tour de Yorkshire Roadshow which is taking place at the Chevin Country Park Hotel on 4th April starting at 5.30pm. You will need to click on the link or paste into your browser and book on to Eventbrite to get a free ticket to download.  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/tour-de-yorkshire-2019-roadshow-in-otley-tickets-56982083947    

  • ADEL FETE AND OPEN DAY – SUNDAY 9TH JUNE 2019

    Advance notice of this year’s Adel Fete and Open Day to be held at the Adel War Memorial Association once again, this year on Sunday 9th June from 12noon to 5pm. The following information has been released from the committee: “A date for your diary. It is the third year of this special event in…

  • ICONIC CYCLING EVENTS

    I received the information below asking for my views and I contacted residents to ask for their views. I have collated the comments received and passed them on . “We have received an application form from Iconic Cycling Events who are hoping to run a cycling sportif event which will predominantly take place on the highway…

  • ITU World Triathlon Series returns to Leeds – 8 & 9 June

    I have been sent the information below: The ITU World Triathlon Series returns to Leeds for a fourth year on Saturday 8 – Sunday 9 June 2019. Leeds is one of just eight races in the series, along with other host cities Abu Dhabi, Bermuda, Yokohama, Montreal, Hamburg, Edmonton and Lausanne. The event will follow…

  • COOKRIDGE SCARECROW FESTIVAL & TOUR DE YORKSHIRE – LEEDS MODERNIANS

    I have received the information below from Leeds Modernians: “The time is drawing near for the Annual Cookridge Scarecrow Festival and we have already started the planning. However you may have heard that the Tour de Yorkshire is scheduled for the Sunday of 5th May which would clash with the Scarecrow Festival. After considering the…

  • 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…