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Leeds, Yorkshire Family History Guide

Leeds comprises the parishes of:

  • Leeds St Peter, Yorkshire
  • Leeds St Saviour, Yorkshire
  • Leeds St Philip, Yorkshire
  • Leeds St Paul, Yorkshire
  • Leeds St Mary, Yorkshire…
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Leeds - Commercial Directory of the Jews of Gt. Britain. 1894



Forster, J. M. ; Fashionable Tailor, and scientific cutter.

Goldstein & Davies, 117; Master Tailors.


Cohen & Josephy ; Woolen merchants. 1,507 more words


Uncle Charlie

“What’s up Dad?”

“Uncle Charlie died.”

“Whose uncle Charlie?”

Turns out he was a quiet man, a relative who I never met. A solitary sort of bloke as if he couldn’t or didn’t want to fit in. 443 more words

Short Stories

Roaring Thirties, Part 1

A few years ago, I wrote a novella, something a little different for me. Light-hearted crime. In Leeds, of course, but not something anyone was likely to publish. 6,473 more words

Paul Chatterton – Unlocking Sustainable Cities: A Manifesto for Real Change

Paul Chatterton, Unlocking Sustainable Cities: A Manifesto for Real Change, forthcoming with Pluto this month.

This book is a manifesto for real urban change. Today, our urban areas are held back by corporate greed, loss of public space and rising inequality.

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Urbanismo Sostenible

Halloween at Lotherton Hall.

I had wanted to visit the lovely ‘Lotherton Hall’ for quite a while, and what better time to go than on Halloween!

Surprisingly, considering this house is located in my home town of Leeds, I had never visited the house before, and didn’t really know too much about it. 572 more words

Hyde Park Picture House set for another 100 years.

Hyde Park Picture House, was rumored to be struggling earlier on this year but are in fact starting to see the benefits of their £3.6 million conservation project. 581 more words