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Volunteers needed for debating workshops

Necessary to carry a knife or a gun

Would you like to volunteer with young people at workshops to help them learn debating skills? Chapeltown Development Trust are running a series of workshops over the next few weeks for people of around 15 years and younger. We are looking for volunteers to help with tasks such as setting up, note taking and helping […]

Debating Workshops postponed

Due to circumstances beyond our control, we have had to postpone the Debating Workshops. We will post the new dates when we have them.

Debating Workshops

Necessary to carry a knife or a gun

Are you a young person? Would you like to improve your life skills by learning debating? Chapeltown Development Trust are holding a series of workshops to help young people debate whether it is important to carry a knife or a gun. The workshops are aimed at young people aged about 15 or under. The workshops […]

Business Start Up

Business start up flyer

Chapeltown Development Trust are running their next workshop ‘Business Start Up’ on Wednesday 19th April 2017 from 10.00am until 1pm. If you are interested in booking a place, please contact us on 0113 245 4344 or email

New Directors workshop

Gateway directors workshop

Gateway@Chapeltown project delivered a ‘New Directors’ workshop. The workshop gave a breakdown of the role of a Director to both aspiring entrepreneurs and existing business owners. If you are interested in gaining business support and advice contact for more information regarding the Gateway@Chapeltown project. Keep a look out for our next ‘Business Start Up’ […]

Chapeltown Cohousing public consultation

Chaco housing plans

ChaCo are having a public consultation and are inviting people to see the plans. The consultation is 3pm–8pm, Wed 15 March 2017, Roscoe Methodist, Francis St, LS7 4BZ. Here is what they have to say: “Since 2010, ChaCo has been sounding out people and groups in this area about the idea of setting up a […]

Legal Advice Clinics

Gateway logo

Here at our Gateway Project (a project of Chapeltown Development Trust) in a partnership with University of Leeds we are offering a free legal resource and information service for pre start and new small business owners in Chapeltown and Harehills provided by commercial law specialists. These sessions respond to the need/desire amongst businesses for immediate, […]

Become a mentor for new entrepreneurs

Why entrepreneurship in marginalized communities? When given equal opportunity, most people can make great contributions to our communities and economy. People from marginalized communities continue to be over represented in unemployed and low skilled jobs. For them, starting a business means an opportunity to fulfill their potential, to integrate and become self- reliant whilst creating […]