• 27 April 2017

    Apartment plans submitted near Dawsons Corner

    Plans for ten apartments opposite Dawsons Corner in Pudsey have been submitted by developers. Iqbal Singh wants to turn the northern part of the car park at Dawsons House office block, off Owlcotes Lane, into ten terraced duplex apartments with shared amenity space and undercroft car parking. The office block, which has been empty for ... Read more

  • 26 April 2017

    Stanningley Bypass: Road closed for resurfacing

    Part of the eastbound carriageway of Stanningley Bypass is being closed overnight for the next five weeks to allow road resurfacing work to take place. The closure, which runs from 8pm to 6am every night, Monday to Friday. Weekends are unaffected. Work, which started on Monday, 24 April 2017, will affect some bus services around ... Read more

  • 26 April 2017

    Kirkstall fights litter as Burley launches bloom group

    Volunteering is an excellent way to make a connection with your local area and with your neighbours, and Spring is one of the best times to start, writes James Corah. There are many different ways to volunteer with so many different community groups and organisations. Recently Revive in Kirkstall called out for help, river stewardship ... Read more

  • 25 April 2017

    General election 2017: Put your questions to Leeds West and Pudsey candidates

    Election fever is building as voters prepare to go to the polls for the 2017 General Election – and we want YOU to help set the political agenda. Prime Minister Theresa May last week announced plans to call a snap general election on June 8. The main political parties will go into battle when they ... Read more

  • 24 April 2017

    How do you solve a problem like Stanningley Bottom?

    The sound of honking horns, squeaking breaks and the fast ebb and flow of traffic are a given for those working in and commuting around Stanningley Bottom. Phil Townsend, proprietor of Philip Nicholas barbers, is at his wits’ end over the mini roundabouts – known as roundels – that were built as part of the Cycle Superhighway ... Read more