• 17 May 2018

    What time does Pudsey Carnival parade 2018 start?

    Pudsey Carnival 2018 will mark 30 consecutive years with a bumper event on Saturday (May 19). The event will be opened by Pudsey’s Olympic gymnast Nile Wilson, and there will be Harry and Meghan lookalikes to mark the Royal Wedding that same day. The parade will start at 11.45am with the judging of the floats ... Read more

  • 15 May 2018

    ‘May the splash be with you’ at Bramley Baths this half term

    The Force will be strong at the (inter)stellar Bramley Baths during half-term! Budding Jedi Knights will get to swim in a pool with inflatable lightsabers and Death Star beach balls as the beautiful Edwardian Baths are transformed into a galaxy far far away … John Williams’ iconic blockbuster Star Wars soundtrack will be playing to ... Read more

  • 14 May 2018

    Police appeal over missing Stanningley teenager Courtney Renwick

    UPDATE: Courtney Renwick, who was the subject of a missing persons appeal yesterday, has now been found found safe and well. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: Leeds District CID would like to speak to anyone who has seen or has information about Stanningley 16-year-old Courtney Renwick (16) who was reported missing yesterday. A number of enquiries are ongoing ... Read more

  • 13 May 2018

    Kirkstall: Calls for better communication over Leeds Half Marathon road closures

    People living on the Leeds Half Marathon route are calling for more notification and better communication for future events. A number of comments from concerned residents have been posted on a Dispatch article about road closures for today’s event, which raises tens of thousands of pounds for charity. Some are saying they’ve received no notification ... Read more

  • 10 May 2018

    Kirkstall Road: Garage plans ‘increase risk of flooding’

    Proposals to extend a garage forecourt on Kirkstall Road and introduce new fencing could increase flood risk in the area, a Kirkstall councillor has claimed. Councillor John Ilingworth is opposing plans to extend the existing forecourt at the Total/BP Riverside Service Station next to the river Aire, along with a new boundary fence. The extended ... Read more