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 […]
On the 8th January, Your Back Yard organised and facilitated a meditation session session with 8 over 50s from Armley Mosque. It’s the first of a number of sessions we’ll be running with this group, although anyone aged over 50 is welcome! It was a really relaxing session, and those who were there seemed to […]
On the afternoon of the 6th December we ran a free indoor bowls taster session at the John Charles Centre as part of our programme of free healthy living events for over 50s. We played games of 2 vs. 2 for about 2 hours, and everyone seemed to really enjoy it! We all improved, thanks mainly […]