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Leeds Rhinos plan new facilities at Kirkstall training ground

Words: John Baron Leeds Rhinos rugby club has submitted plans for additional changing and community facilities at its Kirkstall training ground The two-storey detached building would...

‘At risk’ Calverley Old Hall nets vital repairs grant to protect 16th century wall paintings

Ambitious plans to carry out vital repairs on historic Calverley Old Hall can start this autumn, thanks to a grant from the government’s Culture Recovery Fund.  Calverley Old...

Pioneering School Streets pilot scrapped in Burley – but hailed a success elsewhere

A pioneering pilot scheme to close streets to create a pedestrian and cyclist zone around a school in Burley will be scrapped, Kirkstall's councillors...

Mark’s History: Vesper Gate pub workers once included children

Words and photos: Mark Stevenson I was passing the Vesper Gate Pub on Abbey Road the other day when I noticed a sign outside saying...

Fabulous Farsley fry fishy Fylde

Copy: Mark Rawlinson Photos: John McEvoy,  john_p_mcevoy@hotmail.com Farsley proved they can once again mix it with the National League North big boys, as they tippled league...

West Leeds planning applications: 24 October 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...

Paul Abraham: Feeling S.A.D? Six tips that may help you cope

By Paul Abraham of www.headingonwards.com If shorter days and changes in the weather deplete your energy and make you feel blue, you’ve got classic symptoms...

£830m Government boost set to kickstart mass transit scheme – including line through West Leeds

Words: Chris Young, local democracy reporter Plans to develop a mass transit system linking West Yorkshire’s cities and towns have taken a giant step forward...

Bramley issues to be debated at online community forum

An update on crime and what a city-wide plan to improve Leeds means to Bramley are just two of the items on the agenda...

Online ‘pub night’ discusses ‘acts of defiance’ and Bramley community issues

Words: John Baron An online community 'pub night' with a difference is encouraging Bramley residents interested in their community to join in its latest meeting. The...

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West Leeds planning applications: 24 October 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...

£830m Government boost set to kickstart mass transit scheme – including line through West Leeds

Words: Chris Young, local democracy reporter Plans to develop a mass transit system linking West Yorkshire’s cities and towns have taken a giant step forward...

Pioneering School Streets pilot scrapped in Burley – but hailed a success elsewhere

A pioneering pilot scheme to close streets to create a pedestrian and cyclist zone around a school in Burley will be scrapped, Kirkstall's councillors...

West Leeds planning applications: 24 October 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...

West Leeds planning applications: 24 October 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...

West Leeds planning applications: 17 October 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...

Leeds Rhinos plan new facilities at Kirkstall training ground

Words: John Baron Leeds Rhinos rugby club has submitted plans for additional changing and community facilities at its Kirkstall training ground The two-storey detached building would...

Pioneering School Streets pilot scrapped in Burley – but hailed a success elsewhere

A pioneering pilot scheme to close streets to create a pedestrian and cyclist zone around a school in Burley will be scrapped, Kirkstall's councillors...

West Leeds planning applications: 24 October 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...

River experts to visit Rodley Nature Reserve’s restoration projects

River restoration experts from around the UK will be visiting Rodley Nature Reserve as part of this month's national River Restoration Centre annual conference. The...

West Leeds planning applications: 24 October 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...

£830m Government boost set to kickstart mass transit scheme – including line through West Leeds

Words: Chris Young, local democracy reporter Plans to develop a mass transit system linking West Yorkshire’s cities and towns have taken a giant step forward...

‘At risk’ Calverley Old Hall nets vital repairs grant to protect 16th century wall paintings

Ambitious plans to carry out vital repairs on historic Calverley Old Hall can start this autumn, thanks to a grant from the government’s Culture Recovery Fund.  Calverley Old...

Calverley Old Hall restoration moves step closer to reality after planning boost

Words: John Baron Plans to transform historic Calverley Old Hall into a 10-person holiday let have been granted by Leeds City Council. Hall owners The Landmark...

Fabulous Farsley fry fishy Fylde

Copy: Mark Rawlinson Photos: John McEvoy,  john_p_mcevoy@hotmail.com Farsley proved they can once again mix it with the National League North big boys, as they tippled league...

West Leeds planning applications: 24 October 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...

£830m Government boost set to kickstart mass transit scheme – including line through West Leeds

Words: Chris Young, local democracy reporter Plans to develop a mass transit system linking West Yorkshire’s cities and towns have taken a giant step forward...

Bus users’ joy as historic Pudsey service is saved – heritage bus rides will celebrate decision

Passengers who use a bus connecting Pudsey and New Farnley with Dewsbury are celebrating after the service was saved from being axed. Current operators...

West Leeds planning applications: 24 October 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...

£830m Government boost set to kickstart mass transit scheme – including line through West Leeds

Words: Chris Young, local democracy reporter Plans to develop a mass transit system linking West Yorkshire’s cities and towns have taken a giant step forward...