Volunteer to help others - Leeds City Council is partnering with Voluntary Action Leeds to help provide care and support. Training will be provided so volunteers are as safe as possible. For more information and to sign up as a volunteer click here
Offers of help plus freebies, discounts & concessions for NHS workers
Myrtle Tavern befriending service
Landlord Scott Westlake is offering a befriending service for any of their customers (Myrtle customers only) who are lonely, isolated or just want to chat. Email via their website with; name / relatives name; day they / you normally visit the Myrtle; and their telephone number.
Heating repairs - The owner of local heating firm Trus Gas has said, to all NHS workers "… if you have any heating issues, all call outs and labour will be free of charge to all NHS staff (boiler heating emergency repairs).” Website is www.leedsplumbingheating.co.uk Facebook page@leedsplumbingheatingPhone07584 637545
General offer of help to NHS workers - the owner of Trus Gas has also said “all NHS Staff in the Meanwood area in particular, if you need anything at all please let me know through ... and I will help, I have a van and transport and will do whatever it takes.”
Vailant Boiler repairs -#VaillantUK is supporting NHS workers with FREE emergency boiler repairs from 1st April until 30th June. Call 0330 102 8571.
NHS Discounts – lots of freebies, discounts and concessions for NHS workers during the Covid 19 crisis. Click here
If you cannot go out - If you are self-isolating and you do not have friends or family who live locally who can help, you can get help from Voluntary Action Leeds. If you need help phone 0113 378 1877. Volunteers can help you with shopping, transport to medical appointments, or a phone call to check how you are.
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Our local small business community is adapting and innovating to keep serving us. See below: Culto, Flavour Like Fancy, Hungry Bear, Kirby's Fish & Chips, Meanwood Brewery, Meanwood Valley Urban farm, The Myrtle, Three Cottages Cafe, Via Verde & Zucco
Food & Drink - restaurants, bars and cafes offering takeaway or delivery
Alfred Bar – Bottle shop selling North cans, guest beers, wine, snacks, merchandise and mini kegs. Open Tues - Sat 12pm - 7pm for takeaway beer. You can also order online – local deliveries available (Min spend of £20). Address: 6 Stonegate Road, LS6 4HY. Full details here
Boot & Rally Bar - Webshop is now Live! A large selection of beers (cans & draft), spirits, cider and wine plus soft drinks. Free Leeds delivery £25 min order. Deliveries Wed, Thu, Fri & Sat. Order here
Culto Restaurant – open for takeaway & delivery of their full menu. Call 0113 345443497 to order for collection. Address: 97 Stainbeck Road, LS72PR. Menu and full details on their websitecultoitalian.co.uk.
Hungry Bear Restaurant - BBQ in a box, Saturday dish of the day & Sunday roast (vegan/vegetarian available). Pre-order via fb/Instagram messenger @hungrybearleeds or email firstname.lastname@example.org. State how many people & dietary requirements and leave your phone number. Address: 10-14 Stonegate Road, LS64HY. Full details on Facebook.
Kirby’s Fish & Chips – Click & Collect. Order your fish & chips and choose when to collect them online – no orders taken on the premises or deliveries. Address:24 Stonegate Road, LS6 4HY. Menu on website: Kirby’s of Meanwood.
Marias Café - open for deliveries and collections. NHS staff, students, care home workers, OAPs & doctors at home or at work get 30% discount. Order on Deliveroo or Uber Eats, or directly with us. Phone: 0113 2745589. Address: 4 Green Road, LS6 4JP
Meanwood Brewery – Extensive menu of beers made in Meanwood and beyond in cans, bottles and draught, draught sparkling wine, snacks, wine, cider and merch. Order online for free next day delivery – min order £25. Order here Facebook: @TerminusTap
The Myrtle Tavern - Sunday lunches delivered to your door. Orders must be placed online before Thursday midday. Sunday 24th SOLD OUT! Further Sunday’s to be added soon. Full menu and ordering here.
Via Verde Restaurant - Open for takeaways (contactless collection only) from Wednesday - Saturday 5:30-8:30pm. Pre-orders in advance are preferred. Phone: 0113 2756147 anytime from 3:30pm. Address: 58 Green Rd, Meanwood, Leeds LS6 4JP. Click here for their Menu
Wildcraft Bakery - Order online for delivery to your door. Local Deliveries Leeds postcodes) Thursday to Saturday. Nationwide delivery available. Order here
Gifts - shops offering online ordering
Flavour Like Fancy - Gifts and homewares by Leeds based makers available online. Website - www.flavourlikefancy.co.uk Facebook - @FLFGiftshop
Local Businesses offering vouchers or crowdfunding
Meanwood Valley Urban Farm – Save Meanwood Farm appeal. The farm is a charity and with continuing costs and an unprecedented loss of income it will struggle to get through the current restrictions. They have launched a Save Meanwood Farm appeal on JustGiving to help the steer through the crisis. Any donation hugely appreciated.
We will list information about any local business that has changed how it works specifically as a result of the Coronavirus restrictions. If there is a business you think should be listed here please let us know.
By listing it here, we are not promoting a business but, if it is offering something specifically to help people through this time, and maybe also to keep its head above water then we will provide the basic information so you can check further and make your own decision.
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