On 21st July 2014, The Local Leader will become a business in its own right with James Slater and Megan Carson as the joint owners. But how will this affect you? From November 2011 to July 2014, The Local Leader Magazine has been an enterprise project run financially through Titus Salt School. All profits which […]
Archive for October, 2013
Lucky Winner! Congratulations to Lorna Bellamy of Clayton Heights, the lucky winner of our competition last month. Lorna and a guest won tickets to see The South in concert at the Bingley Arts Centre on 10th October, by correctly answering the question: “What was the name of The Beautiful South’s bestselling 1994 compilation album?” The […]
This year marks 170 years since the death of John Nicholson, “The Airedale Poet”. Nicholson was a feted celebrity within his own lifetime, a Romantic poet from the ranks of the working classes. Yet now his lilting, melodic rhymes have been all but forgotten. By Lisa Firth.
RSPB Airedale & Bradford started the new season of walks at Rodley Nature Reserve on 14th September, with guides Peter and Barbara Murphy. A small group of us made the walk, which was on a cool sunny day, perfect for spotting birds. The Rodley Nature Reserve site was previously a sewage works and is now […]
By Allerton Cat Rescue One thing that has struck me as a rescue volunteer is the sheer lack of knowledge when it comes to feline lovers and kittens; unfortunately this tends to be the case with those who choose to wilfully breed cats in an environment already saturated with unwanted cats and kittens. Within the […]
Hi Lisa, I took this picture of a sunset overlooking the Aire Valley and the village of Sandy Lane. I thought it may be of use for your magazine. All my images are being placed on my website www.flowersandphotos.co.uk. It’s my hobby at the moment and I would love it if you could make use […]