Monthly Archives: March 2012

Leeds today: Bradford, LOL, petrol, pictures, Hunslet Club, and the Beeb.

A warm week across Leeds, and things have most certainly been heating up of late. But it’s Bradford first where the flames are being fanned. As the city is recovering from another night with its name splashed across the headlines … Continue reading

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Leeds today: Olympic concert, speedy trains, bike rides, films, “Earth Hour” and comedy.

Morning all. It’s Sophie here – i’m delighted to have been allowed back for a second week! It looks to be another beaut of a day so slap on the factor 50 and get out there if you can. We … Continue reading

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Leeds today: pedalo, sunflower, Thai and TV.

Good morning news fans, it’s Elly here with a slightly later BGL than normal. I’d like to say it was because I was lounging in the sun, but unfortunately it’s not. Hebe Media have a great video of two Leeds … Continue reading

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Leeds today: sunshine, puddles, speeding, arts grants and lots of charity stuff.

We at BGL towers are loving this weather. At least one of us is getting as much vitamin D as possible by wearing shorts. And I’m unrepentant! Over the weekend the Big Puddle opened in Bradford. BGL was there on … Continue reading

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Leeds today: Grace, roadworks, debt, undergrads, library, playground

Spring is here! Well, she was yesterday; she’s being a little more shy this morning here in Leeds – but I hope we’ll see her sweet angelic face again very soon. It’s Friday again, and the finale of Grace the … Continue reading

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Leeds today: gay quarter, dance, graveyard, autism, heart unit, PCSO and bikes.

Hello! Mike here for a change. Here’s today’s roundup of the news in our fair city. Do you ride a bike in Leeds? Then the YEP article on the top ten most dangerous road junction for cyclists is probably old … Continue reading

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Leeds today: new houses, new shops, new jobs, rhubarbs and the Blue Peter Ship.

Good morning, Leeds! Crikey, that feels powerful. I’m Sophie and i’m new to the blog so please be gentle with me. There’s plenty of news on the housing front. The YEP gives us the latest on housing plans for a … Continue reading

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Leeds today: meetings, music, arts, mayors and pedalos.

Good morning folks! It’s Elly here with your sunny Tuesday’s round up of exciting news and information from across the Leeds region (and further afield). The South Leeds Life blog team are holding a meeting for residents of South Leeds … Continue reading

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Leeds today: robot librarians, Oates, Connoly, recovery, housing, TV and cautionary tales.

Morning, folks! Looks lovely out there today; is it shorts weather? Quite possibly! (But wear a jumper, mmkay?) First up: the Yorkshire and Humber region has the second highest proportion of “business champions” in England, says the BBC. Business champions … Continue reading

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Leeds today: parking, tickets, arts libraries, auctions, pubs.

Morning Leeds. Mark here. Almost St Paddy’s Day weekend, and that can only mean one thing. But the last hurdle of the working week is ahead of us for the jumping first. First up, the BBC reports that thousands of … Continue reading

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