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Armley young people put together Memory Bank mural

A small army of young people have spent the week creating a 'Memory Bank Mural' on the car park walls at Armley Leisure Centre. The...

COVID-19 testing hub opens in Armley as part of new testing programme

A major new testing programme has been launched for residents in Leeds in a bid to stem the spread of COVID-19. Around one in three...

14 views of West Leeds and beyond from Bramley Park

Rodley photographer Mark Stevenson took advantage of the sunny spring weather and strolled up to Bramley Park, where he captured some stunning views...

Charity offers post-lockdown grants to local community groups

A charity which owns Gotts Park in Armley is offering community organisations the chance to apply for a grant of up to £500 towards...

Kirkstall: Residents fight to save footpath at former Salvation Army site

Residents in Kirkstall and Burley are objecting to the loss of a popular footpath. Plans for 12 flats on the former Salvation Army Church Hall...

Kirkstall: May Day tidy for Drink and Be Grateful Fountain garden

Can you help a community garden in Kirkstall look blooming lovely? Volunteers at Kirkstall in Bloom will meet for the first time in 2021 by...

Paul Abraham: What is guided imagery?

By Paul Abraham, of www.headingonwards.com Guided imagery is a stress management technique where you use your imagination to picture a person, place, or time that...

Leeds 1970s ‘motorway city’ plans led to climate issues and disconnected neighbourhoods, report claims

Words: Richard Beecham, Local Democracy Reporter Large motorway infrastructure projects built in Leeds during the 1970s have led to climate issues, disconnected neighbourhoods and a lack...

Kirkstall: May Day tidy for Drink and Be Grateful Fountain garden

Can you help a community garden in Kirkstall look blooming lovely? Volunteers at Kirkstall in Bloom will meet for the first time in 2021 by...

Armley Festival: 2021 date pushed back to September

Armley Festival organisers are aiming to push ahead with the popular community event this year - but have tentatively pushed the date back to...

News From Your Community

Armley young people put together Memory Bank mural

A small army of young people have spent the week creating a 'Memory Bank Mural' on the car park walls at Armley Leisure Centre. The...

COVID-19 testing hub opens in Armley as part of new testing programme

A major new testing programme has been launched for residents in Leeds in a bid to stem the spread of COVID-19. Around one in three...

Kirkstall: Residents fight to save footpath at former Salvation Army site

Residents in Kirkstall and Burley are objecting to the loss of a popular footpath. Plans for 12 flats on the former Salvation Army Church Hall...

Colouring books for marginalised communities launched by West Leeds creatives

A not-for-profit creative studio in West Leeds has developed a series of colouring books to be distributed to local community organisations in Leeds and...

Mears wins £72 million contract to maintain West Leeds council properties

A £72 million contract to maintain local authority properties has been awarded to existing contractor Mears Limited. Leeds City Council has decided to bring more...

Farnley Reservoir campaigner issues anti-vandalism plea

A water safety campaigner has issued a stark warning in light of 'mindless' vandalism at Farnley Balancing Reservoir. Daniel Riley has been leading calls for...

Kirkstall: Residents fight to save footpath at former Salvation Army site

Residents in Kirkstall and Burley are objecting to the loss of a popular footpath. Plans for 12 flats on the former Salvation Army Church Hall...

Kirkstall: May Day tidy for Drink and Be Grateful Fountain garden

Can you help a community garden in Kirkstall look blooming lovely? Volunteers at Kirkstall in Bloom will meet for the first time in 2021 by...

14 views of West Leeds and beyond from Bramley Park

Rodley photographer Mark Stevenson took advantage of the sunny spring weather and strolled up to Bramley Park, where he captured some stunning views...

West Leeds planning applications: 11 April 2021

Each week we publish a list of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following applications were published on the Leeds City...

14 views of West Leeds and beyond from Bramley Park

Rodley photographer Mark Stevenson took advantage of the sunny spring weather and strolled up to Bramley Park, where he captured some stunning views...

Fancy performing at the second Bramley Variety Show?

It's back by popular demand! The second community-led Bramley Variety Show is set to help lift spirits as lockdown restrictions ease – and people...

14 views of West Leeds and beyond from Bramley Park

Rodley photographer Mark Stevenson took advantage of the sunny spring weather and strolled up to Bramley Park, where he captured some stunning views...

Mears wins £72 million contract to maintain West Leeds council properties

A £72 million contract to maintain local authority properties has been awarded to existing contractor Mears Limited. Leeds City Council has decided to bring more...

Mears wins £72 million contract to maintain West Leeds council properties

A £72 million contract to maintain local authority properties has been awarded to existing contractor Mears Limited. Leeds City Council has decided to bring more...

Management team extend stay at Farsley Celtic

Words: Thomas Ritchie. Additional Reporting: John Baron Farsley Celtic manager Adam Lakeland and assistant manager Mark Bett have both signed two-year contract extensions to remain...

14 views of West Leeds and beyond from Bramley Park

Rodley photographer Mark Stevenson took advantage of the sunny spring weather and strolled up to Bramley Park, where he captured some stunning views...

Mears wins £72 million contract to maintain West Leeds council properties

A £72 million contract to maintain local authority properties has been awarded to existing contractor Mears Limited. Leeds City Council has decided to bring more...

Mears wins £72 million contract to maintain West Leeds council properties

A £72 million contract to maintain local authority properties has been awarded to existing contractor Mears Limited. Leeds City Council has decided to bring more...

West Leeds planning applications: 11 April 2021

Each week we publish a list of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following applications were published on the Leeds City...