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Keeping Warm This Winter

December 3rd, 2012 · No Comments · Community News

Winter is upon us and keeping warm is essential, especially for the elderly. Cold weather was linked to the deaths of 24,000 people last year in England and Wales, according to the office of National Statistics, with nearly 20,000 among people aged over 75. South Leeds Community Radio in association with Leeds City Council have […]

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New Ralph Thoresby Headteacher to Build On Positive Foundations in School and Holt Park

November 1st, 2012 · No Comments · Ralph Thoresby

by Joel Beaumont The new headteacher of Ralph Thoresby School is expecting the high levels of success achieved at the school over the previous years to continue. Will Carr, who has taken over from the retired Stuart Hemingway, is settling into life at the school and in the community of Holt Park with positive impressions. […]

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Leeds North West MP – UK’s Most Expensive

October 15th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Community News

by Joel Beaumont Local MP Greg Mulholland has been declared the most expensive politician in the country. Figures from the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) show during the 2011/12 term the Liberal Democrat claimed expenses of over £185,000 to cover the cost of his office and payroll. Combined with his Parliamentary salary Mr Mulholland cost […]

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Scenes of Cookridge

October 5th, 2012 · No Comments · Good News Stories

While doing our weekly scan of the web we came across these two images of Cookridge Cookridge Golf Course Original image from Chris Siddall Rainbow over Cookridge Original image from David Crosbie If you have an image you want us to feature either tweet us @holtparktoday or send it as an email to holtparktoday [at] […]

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150,000 Lives Endangered In Our Area With Cuts To Fire Fighting Budget

September 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Community News

By Joel Beaumont Cuts to the West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority’s budget are set to have wide ranging effects across the county including here in Holt Park. Cookridge Fire Station is set to be merged with Moortown Fire Station to form a brand new station under the proposals by West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue […]

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