VIDEO: minute’s silence in Leeds in memory of victims of Manchester attack

The city of Leeds was one of a number of cities across the country falling silent at 11am in memory of the victims of the attack in Manchester earlier this week.

Hundreds of people observed the minute’s silence outside the city’s Art Gallery to remember the 22 who lost their lives in the attack – and to show support for the families of the victims.

A number of the victims who lost their lives were from Yorkshire.

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VIDEO: Woolpack Debating Society Competition final at Cartwright Hall for schoolchildren in Bradford

The Woolpack Debating Society Competition is a competition allowing schoolchildren in Bradford to demonstrate their ability to debate a particular topic.

It comprises Key Stage 2 pupils from 13 different primary schools across the Bradford area, working in teams.

The final took place at Cartwright Hall in Lister Park on Thursday 18 May.Read More »

VIDEO: Horsforth pay-as-you-feel cafe extension of Leeds-based Real Junk Food Project provides support to local area

The Real Junk Food Cafe is a pay-as-you-feel event in Horsforth, based at St Margaret’s Parish Centre.

The cafe is an extension of The Real Junk Food Project, a Leeds-based organisation which targets reducing food waste.

The Real Junk Food Cafe is run most Mondays by volunteers using food donations to provide a fresh menu every week – with customers paying whatever they can afford for a meal.

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