2019-02-23    MTRA AGM

Micklefield Tenants and Residents Associationís Annual General Meeting takes place at Churchville House on Tuesday 26th February at 2,30pm.


2019-02-23    Anniversary Ball

St Benedict's Catholic Primary School will be hosting a 50th Anniversary Celebration Ball at the Holiday Inn, Garforth on Friday 24th May from 7pm onwards. The dress code is ĎSmartí (Black Tie is optional). Tickets are £25 and include drink on arrival, 3-course dinner, a glass of wine and entertainment for the evening.


2019-02-22    Charity Golf Day

Garforth Lions charity golf tournament takes place at Garforth Golf Club on Friday 10th May. It is in aid of the Lions local charities and Alzheimerís Research. The cost is £100 per team of four players


2019-02-22    Backlash Over Traveller Proposal

A huge backlash against plans to transform a Kippax allotment into a traveller pitch has led to more than 180 people lodging objections. The planning application has been submitted to convert the allotment off Sandgate Terrace to create the pitch for one caravan, plus a dayroom, mobile home and parking space. The proposal has caused widespread concern in the community and led to a public meeting attended by more than 100 people at Kippax Central Club.


2019-02-21    New Homes Started at Junction 45

Work has started on the 1800 home Skelton Gate development just southwest of Swillington at Junction 45 of the M1. A 170 acre former open cast site will accommodate 1100 new homes with an application for a further 700 homes pending.



2019-02-23 MTRA AGM

Micklefield Tenants and Residents Associationís Annual General Meeting takes place at Churchville House on Tuesday 26th February at 2,30pm.  


2019-02-18 Cub Leader Required

1st Micklefield scouts require a Cub leader.to teach the young people of Micklefield skills for life, Full training will be given to the right candidate. If you are interested contact Richard Speight by email at gsl.micklefieldscouts @gmail.com 


2019-02-15 Micklefield Seniors Luncheon Club

The Churchville House Lunch Club for over 60ís takes place on Wednesdays from 11.30am to 1.30pm. A hot meal and pudding is provided for £4.50. The event is run by NET. Door to door transport can be arranged for a small fee. For more details call 0113 2874784 


2019-02-07 Train Breakdown at Rush Hour

A broken down train caused delays to rail services between Leeds and York during Monday morning rush hour. The rail line was blocked and some services halted after the breakdown at Micklefield. Trains to York were disrupted till 10am as engineers worked on the fault 


2019-02-01 Monthly Coffee and Cake

South Milford Surgery is hosting a Coffee and Cake Morning at Churchville House, Micklefield on the first Tuesday of every month from 11.15am to 12.15pm, starting 5th February. It will be a place to meet and chat with a different health guest every month. 


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 Anniversary Ball

 Charity Golf Day

 Backlash Over Traveller Proposal

 New Homes Started at Junction 45

 Reward for Stolen Bike

 Bearded Birds Step Out of Cover

 Trophies Come to Garforth

 St Benedictís School Celebrates 50th Birthday

 Residents Support Kippax Plan