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Meet the local authorities flushed with PFI housing cash

Over the course of this year, PFI grants will be distributed to various local authorities.

According to the Department for Communities and Local Government, these grants will be used to refurbish council housing, aid the construction of council and housing association buildings, renew neighborhoods and regenerate estates. 254 more words


Going Going Gone...

Leeds College of Art holds their Foundation Diploma in Art & Design end of year show this week, and being the twin of one of the student I was able to take a peak on their opening night. 229 more words


Slam Dunk Festival North - Live Review - 23/5/15

The sun is out in the beautiful city of Leeds, and it’s time for another edition of the ever-growing Slam Dunk Festival. Taking place in the surrounding areas of the city’s Millennium Square, the day provides six stages of alternative music, from pop punk to metalcore. 1,282 more words


Woodhouse or Leeds General Cemetry

A recent weekend stroll took me through St Georges Fields within the current day campus of The University of Leeds. It was a cold and windy day but a very pleasant and peaceful place to have lunch. 361 more words


CityConnect: You'll get what you're given

You can read all the posts about this particular junction, in order, here.

One thing that this debacle has highlighted is the urgent need for the Department for Transport to set national standards for cycling infrastructure…

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A Week in Review: #21

Yesterday feels like it happened so long ago..
I woke up at 5:15 as I do everyday and couldn’t get back to sleep.. So I just lay there. 120 more words

Q&A | Benjii Jackson on His Record Label, MUZAI

Benjii Jackson has long been active in the New Zealand music scene. Whether writing about acts, promoting their music through his label MUZAI Records or just being an all-round supportive dude, he and his crew do all they can to shine a spotlight on artists that don’t always fit the mainstream mould.  2,404 more words