Monthly Archives: December 2011

Leeds Today: reminder about bins, photo comp, broadband cash, Jupitus and Merry Xmas!

Morning! And welcome to the last BGL of 2011! It’s been something else, hasn’t it? 7 months of non-stop daily news and events posting, and here we are, ready for a bit of a break. So, for the last time … Continue reading

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Leeds today: Christmas! Miners! Ducks! Carols! Exclamations!

Morning news fans! It’s Tuesday so it’s Elly Snare here bringing you some lovely festive news treats. This will be my last post of 2011 and I’ve got to say – it’s been emotional. This is also the penultimate post … Continue reading

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Leeds Today: bettakultcha, biscuits, brutalism, Batley, buses, business and Sir Jim.

Morning! It’s Monday again but for many of us it will be a short week. And what a week! But first, the news. The publication of the public transport inrastructure plan has provoked anger in Yorkshire and Humberside transport authorities … Continue reading

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Leeds today: Jimmy, Holt Park centre, Bronte, local news, Jason Robinson, Friday Picnic

Friday again, and Mark here looking forward to the weekend ahead. First up, Jimmy’s still fixing it here in Leeds. The YEP reveals the real fortune left behind by Sir Jimmy Savile, which includes charity accounts totalling more than £5 … Continue reading

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Leeds today: bins, snow, ukeleles and social enterprise.

Morning all! It’s Thursday and it’s nearly the end of the week, so it’s Elly here for your daily news round up. We had a light sprinkling of slushy snow over in my neck of the woods today: what about … Continue reading

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Leeds today: meerkats, woolgathering, poverty, beer, TV and DVLA.

Morning! Wednesday – halfway through the week. If you’ve got any more photos to submit then please go ahead and do so! The BIG news today is Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt’s announcement of 20 cities to get regional TV stations, … Continue reading

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Leeds today: cheese, ginger, marathon, radio, and choirs.

Hi there BGL fans, it’s Elly here giving you a round up for the days news, and that. First, quick reminder of events: TONIGHT it’s the Horsforth Choral Society carol concert at 7.30pm at St Margaret’s Church (includes tootling brass … Continue reading

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Leeds today: Bennett, admin, bins, cuts, trains, mayors, comics, beds and health.

Morning! Some admin to get out of the way first – isn’t that always the way on a Monday? Firstly, if you were wondering what has happened to the BGL Alternative Photo Comp, well… we didn’t get many entries. So … Continue reading

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Leeds today: core city, Olympic torch, state bed, anniversary, local press, tiffin, Christmas fun

Christmas is coming and the geese are getting fat. They’re not the only ones – but hey, it’s that time of year. You know you’ve made it big when Nick Clegg gives you the thumbs-up… Leeds is set to become … Continue reading

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Leeds today: sculpture, ale trail, turbo shandy, and job cuts.

Good morning readers! It’s Thursday, which means it’s @ebsnare with you for your daily news round up – and plus only one day to go before the weekend. Parrrrty! The makers of Turbo Shandy (pleasant) have apologised after one of … Continue reading

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