Spire Leeds Hospital – Liberating Patients From Cataracts

Annette Qazi had an eye test on Christmas Eve last year, when she was told she had cataracts in both eyes. The retired Leeds paediatric nurse had to give up driving and was even finding watching tv difficult. Annette: “I panicked a bit at first when I was given the news. I hadn’t realised I […]

Drama on The Leeds-Liverpool Canal

As it tours Yorkshire’s Aire Valley via the Leeds Liverpool canal this month, a traditional canal boat will serve as a stage for ‘This Island’s Mine’. The play examines the heritage of the canal and the river and how they have helped to shape local communities. It is set on an original 1930s canal boat […]

Edible Morley

Recently launched Morley Edible is part of the Incredible Edible Network, a national movement whose passion is growing and sharing food. Having quickly gained a following on social media, the Edible Morley team met up with volunteers on Sunday 15 August to fill two brand new planters at Morley Bottoms with herbs and vegetable plants.  […]

Beyond The Sidelines – Launched on 6 July

The mental health of families of professional athletes is being supported by the Beyond The Sidelines initiative, which has partnered with Rugby League Cares, Leeds Rhinos and Edge Hill University. The initiative is founded by and for professional athlete families, in an effort to create happy and fulfilled athlete family lives. Its mission is to […]

Overcoming Fear

Clinical hypnotherapist Abi Fenton offers helpful tips towards healing your mind for life. Abi became housebound as she suffered a mental breakdown. Hypnotherapy helped her to change her mindset for life, and she is now sharing the techniques she learned and the tips she was given. She left her teaching job to become an holistic […]