Funding – Spirit of the Community Awards for Voluntary Groups in Leeds

Yorkshire Bank’s Spirit of the Community Awards will donate £75,000 to voluntary groups in Leeds in the spheres of education, employability and environment.  [05/02/2013  YEP]

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City Wide – A theater play about Kirkgate Market – do you want to participate?

Website - Kirkgate ProjectWest Yorkshire Playhouse is creating a brand new production to be performed in Leeds Kirkgate Market, based on real life material and personal stories about the Market and its history.[04/02/2013 FoKM]

For further information or to get involved, CLICK HERE 

Personalise your own Crime Map

Members of the public can now check the safety of their estate, village, or route to work by making their own personalised crime maps. [01/02/2013 Home Office]

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Public Health multi-million pound shortfall

Councils across Yorkshire are facing a multi-million pound shortfall in the money the Government’s own figures suggest they need to meet new responsibilities on public health. Leeds, where there is a 10-year gap in life expectancy between the richest and poorest parts of the city, will be facing a 14% funding gap, or around £6m. [04/02/2013 YP]

For further information CLICK HERE