Since we last updated you, there have been even more activities going on! We’ve facilitated and delivered 2 more walking football sessions, a yoga session with the Bramley Elderly Action Stroke Group, a meditation session with Different Strokes, an indoor bowls session with OWLS Lads Lunch, and table tennis and walking football sessions with some of […]
I had a great time down at the Social Enterprise Yorkshire and the Humber Breakfast Meeting this morning! Thanks to an informative talk from Hannah Roden from Leeds City Council I now have a better understanding of open data, and of Data Mill North specifically. I’m confident that Your Back Yard will now be able […]
Hi everyone! We’re running a free guided walk in Bramley this Saturday, the 23rd March. We’ll be meeting in the car park by Bramley Fall Park at 10:30am. Anyone is welcome, so it would be great to see you there! This is the link to the Facebook event, so click going and invite your friends along: https://www.facebook.com/events/774664809570633/ […]
On the 12th March, I attended a seminar on ‘Reweaving the frayed fabric: green space interventions to promote wellbeing in Sheffield’, led by the ‘Improving Wellbeing through Urban Nature’ (IWUN) Project. The seminar was presented by Dr Julian Dobson, and Dr Nicola Dempsey from the IWUN Project, at the University of Sheffield’s Interdisciplinary Centre of the […]
Tony Mullin from Your Back Yard, and Rob Billson from New Routes, have been working together on a Big Local project,with the view to increase and improve activity provision in the Scholemoor and Lidgett Green (‘Greenmoor’) area of Bradford. The main aims of the current feasibility study are to: Identify a building, or space within a […]
On Friday the 8th February, we ran a mini-walking tournament at Kirkstall Leisure Centre. So many people turned up that we had to split them into 3 teams, having originally planned on doing a Headingley vs. Bramley Match! The red team were made up of a mix of Bramley and Headingley lads, as were the […]
Don’t miss the Leeds derby walking football match happening THIS FRIDAY the 8th February! Bramley vs. Headingley at Kirsktall Leisure Centre from 3-4pm. Anyone is welcome, we can assign you a team, and it’s absolutely FREE. We’d love to see you there, so don’t hesitate to get in touch!
We’ve been busy running a variety of healthy-living activities for inactive over 50s in the Leeds area over the past few months, free to participants thanks to Sport England funding. As the project is nearing its end, we thought it would be a good time to reflect on what we’ve achieved. So far, we’ve run […]