Monthly Archives: August 2012

Leeds today: blue moon, Holbeck walk, Sunday parking, web vs print, festival, lightning and cake.

Today’s BGL is brought to you by journalism trainees from Leeds Trinity University College who’ll be doing Thursdays & Fridays here on BGL. Today’s writers are Nikki Mitchell and Joe Cooper. Hello Leeds! Nikki and Joe here. Sorry to be … Continue reading

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Leeds today: paralympics, Brooklyn, guides, dogs, PCSOs, wresting and sculpture.

Today’s BGL is brought to you by journalism trainees from Leeds Trinity University College who’ll be doing Thursdays & Fridays here on BGL. Today’s writers are Faye Dobson, Paisley Gilmour and Michael Muncaster. The Paralympics kicked off last night. Leeds … Continue reading

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Leeds today: culture special; No/Gloss, Robbie, pianos, volunteers, Dench, Kirkstall

Hello all, Joe here again. Today’s round-up celebrates the various artistic expressions the great city of Leeds has on offer for you. A relatively ‘classy’ overview of available culture happening right now. Plenty to get your head round this time … Continue reading

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Leeds today: festivals, Punch, Paralympics and bracelets.

Good afternoon news fans – sorry for the delay but we’ve all been recovering from the long weekend here at BGL Towers, so forgive us a little lie in. Leeds Daily Photo has a great picture demonstrating what I love … Continue reading

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Leeds today: GCSEs, festivals, shows, crime, texts, Bulls, and what’s on.

(Ed’s note: sorry it’s so late!) Today’s BGL is brought to you by journalism trainees from Leeds Trinity University College who’ll be doing Thursdays & Fridays here on BGL. Today’s writers are Faye Dobson & Nikki Mitchell. The GCSE results … Continue reading

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Friday comment: Leeds International Beer Festival

The Friday Comment is a section on BGL which gives people the space to talk about stuff happening to them in Leeds, occasionally posted at 2pm on Fridays; if you would like to have your say then please get in … Continue reading

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Leeds today: lots of things. Read all about it!

(ed’s note: apologies for any formatting errors, I’m posting this from the top of the Ludd valley) Hello and welcome to Thursday’s BGL. We have a nice long weekend coming up, and there’s plenty going on in our fair city, … Continue reading

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Leeds today: postbox, darts, minicine and savvy savers.

Hey guys Kathleen here! There seems to be so much happening in Leeds at the moment but alas I am in the final throngs of writing my Masters dissertation (boo hoo). So you must all go out and enjoy for me! Right, … Continue reading

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Leeds today: letters, hockey, fashion and heritage.

Good morning and welcome to Tuesday on BGL with me, Elly (@ebsnare). First up, BGL’s very own Kirsty Ware has expanded her popular Leeds Letters club into the Leeds Letters and Colouring In Club. That’s right – colouring in! If … Continue reading

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Leeds today: beer, carnival, sports centre, gas, funding, beggars and Hyde Park.

Morning, Leeds! Mike here. You know it’s going to be a good day when you get totally soaked walking into work first thing in the morning. It’s lucky. Like birds depositing on your head kind of lucky. The first piece … Continue reading

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