Veggie Night

ello ello,
Anyone interested in having a go at making some veggie sounds for the amazing upcoming
event that is VEGGIENIGHT! LETS PLAY WITH OUR FOOD!! this Sunday, were having a practice
tomorow(Monday) at 5pm, 14 Spring Grove Walk.

Bring veggies / veg instruments / veg instrument making devices

(this is kind of what were on about-

See you there!!

O and anyone who wants to help out in any other way- decorating, cooking, bar tending,
music making, please get in touch.


Judith and Nanda

Bike Film Sunday + brunch


Delicious vegan food, tea and cake by donation

SHORT FILMS 2pm – 3.15pm

Cycle Magic  (6mins) –  Leicester-based collective behind the bike festival Spokesfest – telling the story of how they went from creating art bikes for fun to custom-building adapted bikes for people with disabilities. (

Ski boys (9mins) –  Bikes are not only the subject but become the process in this short celebration of eccentric self expression.

Pentapista Leeds (8mins) –  Track bike carnage on our streets, brought to you by Fixed Gear Leeds. ( 

World Naked Bike Ride (30mins) – By the end of the century the average global temperature is predicted to climb higher than at any point over the last 2million years. So why not take off some clothes? (


MAIN FEATURE 3.30pm – 4.30pm  


A fast-paced documentary film about surviving in the streets of New York City as a bicycle messenger. It features messengers from all walks of life as they battle traffic in a race to make their next delivery on time. Directed by Peter Sutherland and produced by Ana Lombardo, Pedal the documentary lets viewers live the spectacle of the delivery itself.

@ The Common Place social centre

Wharf Street nr Corn Exchange, Leeds City Centre

*** ONLY £2 IN ***


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‘Velocampus Leeds Bike Hub’ launch

You are warmly invited to the opening of the: 

 ‘Velocampus Leeds Bike Hub’  

part of the UTravelActive project

-a facility on the University of Leeds campus for students and staff at University of Leeds and Leeds Met to support cycling.


Providing maintenance facilities, cycle training, students bike hire, cycle safety & route information and more…


See where it is at


Come and celebrate with us:

11am – 3pm on Wednesday December 9th

  • Meet the team and other people who cycle
  • Make your own smoothie by pedal power! 11-3
  • Power our Christmas tree lights with your bike! 11-3
  • Free drop-in Bike maintenance 11-3
  • Free cycle safety skills sessions at 11, 12 and 2pm
  • ‘Bling your Bike’ – prize for the most festively decorated bike brought along at 12.30pm.



Play With Your Food!

A chance to play with yer food!

"A night of vegetable entertainment through the seasonal senses"

Green Action Fundraiser for the new co-op being set up in York and a bit for the handle scandel. Presenting….

The Enchanted Brocolli Forest
Vegetable games and Pinyatas
Vegetable-shaped food, normal-shaped beer
Vegetable Aromas

Leguminous Visuals

Vegetative (not really) sounds from:
Debut: VEGGIE BEETS – Leeds’ very own vegetable band!

           DIFFERENT GRAVY – Other acoustic folk/reggea sounds

           NAVIGANTES – Ska, Gypsy, Reggea, Funky, Punky

           DJ DONATION – He’ll make you dance for free!


£3.50 – all proceeds going to help set up a new food co-op in York

Dont be a potatoe vegetating alone in your home, come along for some scrumptious grub, musical beats, leguminous visuals, and veggie treats!!

Viva Zapatista! Fundraiser and solidarity night

Friday, 27 November 2009, 7:30pm – 1:00pm    

Viva Zapatista! Fundraiser and solidarity night for the zapatista autonomous municipalities.

Fundraiser for the inspirational Zapatista movement of Chiapas featuring Mexican food and cocktails, an update talk, film and music with a latin vibe. Zapatista coffee and calenders on sale on the night.

£4. ALL door charge to go to our zapatista support group Kiptik which funds water systems.

Cocktail bar.