• crown inn pudsey lowtown

    25 October 2016

    Crown Inn: Listed Pudsey pub may become flats

    crown inn pudsey lowtown

    Plans to transform a Grade II Listed former Pudsey pub into flats have been submitted by developers. JCT Properties want to transform The Crown Inn in Lowtown, which dates back to 1833, into four one and two bedroom apartments. There are also plans to buil and additional three townhouses with parking at the back. The ... Read more

  • Flying Scotsman Kirkstall Leeds

    24 October 2016

    Kirkstall Forge: Flying Scotsman flies through West Leeds

    Flying Scotsman Kirkstall Leeds

    West Leeds has been treated to a rare appearance by iconic locomotive the Flying Scotsman, writes Jill Buckley. Journeys are not publicised until near the time to try to deter trespassers on the track and potential safety issues caused by the over-enthusiastic. But as soon as the information was shared on Facebook and Twitter that ... Read more

  • 20 October 2016

    How New Wortley Community Centre is rebooting people’s lives

    It’s just over a year since West Leeds Dispatch visited New Wortley Community Centre. Since then a new £680,000 state-of-the-art building has been largely completed – but the area surrounding the centre has hit the headlines for a string of problems with anti-social behaviour which led to a local shop being closed and, most recently, ... Read more

  • Armley fire

    18 October 2016

    Armley fire: Steam Complex and bingo hall gutted by blaze – UPDATED

    Armley fire

    Firefighters across West Yorkshire have been attending a fire at the Steam Complex gay sauna in Armley overnight. The fire at the sauna and bingo hall building in Ayres Avenue broke out before 3am and resulted in the closure of Stanningley Road westbound earlier today. The road is now open but Theaker Lane remains closed. ... Read more

  • 17 October 2016

    Warning issued over Stanningley Bypass traffic delays

    Drivers face a ‘strong likelihood’ of traffic congestion and delays as work to build a new crossover point on Stanningley Bypass starts. The bypass will run as a single lane in both directions between 8pm on Friday 21 October and Sunday 30 October. Road users are advised of the strong likelihood of congestion on the ... Read more