The European Day of Languages was a great occasion for us to open a new permanent display on Leeds’ partner cities in the Information Centre of Leeds Central Library.… Read More Library Exchange Partnership
Yesterday, colleagues from Leeds City Council’s Children’s Services have shared some of the biggest success stories with our visitors for Esisimo Network Foundation, a fairly new non-governmental organisation from the north of Durban, our partner city in South Africa. … Read More Thumbs up for Child-Friendly Leeds
Based at St. Mary’s School, Menston and supported by both the University of Leeds and Leeds Trinity University, the Bambisanani Partnership charity has gained international acclaim over the past eleven years for its work in one of South Africa’s most deprived rural areas. As a result of the Bambisanani Partnership’s pioneering work in South Africa… Read More International honour for school’s work in South Africa
This past weekend the people of Leeds have been remembering and honouring Nelson Mandela, Honorary Freeman of the City. … Read More Leeds remembers Mandela
The city is mourning the death of Nelson Mandela, an honorary freeman of Leeds. Three books of condolence are available to sign in the Civic Hall Portland Crescent Reception, in Chapeltown’s Nelson Mandela Community Centre and The Reginald Joint Service Centre.… Read More Leeds mourns Nelson Mandela
Sixth form students from St. Mary’s Menston, met Prince William last week at the Diana Award ‘Inspire Day’ in South Shields. … Read More Leeds students celebrate at the Diana Award
Yesterday Leeds welcomed the South African Sectary for the High Commission, Carol Mabuza, ahead of next year’s appointment of a new High Commissioner. … Read More Partnership celebration with South Africa!
Leeds and Durban have been partner cities since 1998.… Read More Partner City: Durban, South Africa