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South Gipton Community Centre, opening ceremony (Gipton)
Black & White image4th February 1984. Image taken at the opening of South Gipton Community Centre in Coldcotes Grove. The special guest was the Rt. Hon. Denis Healey M.P. who gave a speech praising the fund raising efforts of the local community (second from right). To the left of Mr. Healey is Suzi Armitage and standing facing him is Arthur Westerman. The new community centre was the result of a long campaign by local residents. It was founded in the former nursery unit of Wykebeck Primary School
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South Gipton Community Centre, young pool players (Gipton)
Black & White image4th February 1984. Image taken at the opening of South Gipton Community Centre in Coldcotes Grove. It shows some of the young local residents enjoying a game of pool. It was the official opening of the centre and Dennis Healey was the special guest. The community had campaigned over a long period of time for a centre and raised £5,000 towards the cost. The former nursery unit of Wykebeck Primary School was equipped with Pool and Table Tennis tables and Space Invader Games. Members of the local community were invited to drop in for drinks and snacks throughout the day. It was also the meeting place of local groups, including a dominoes group, a card group, Mums and Toddlers Group, a Junior and Senior Youth Club and Bingo sessions.
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Wykebeck Primary School, aerial view (Gipton) (1 comment)
Black & White imageUndated. Aerial view centred on Wykebeck County Primary School. Coldcotes Grove runs along the top of the school, with Brander Road to the right and below and Brander Street to the left. South Farm Road is on the far left with Coldcotes Crescent and Coldcotes View leading off this to the centre top. Running vertically up the centre from the school is Coldcotes Walk. Wykebeck Valley Road is on the far right.
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Wykebeck Primary School, Nursery Unit, from Coldcotes Grove (Gipton)
Black & White imageAutumn 1981. View from Coldcotes Grove of the former Nursery Unit on the site of Wykebeck Primary School. The School had closed due to falling roll numbers and there were plans underway in 1981 to convert this building to a community centre. The conversion and equipment was to be financed by part of a £77,000 grant from the Inner City Programme of 1981. Wykebeck Primary School was situated in Coldcotes Grove.
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