Friday, June 14, 2024

Ofsted downgrades Swinnow Primary School following curriculum concerns

Ofsted inspectors have said Swinnown Primary School 'requires improvement' following their most recent inspection. Inspectors said the school, which was previously rated as 'good' overall,...

Runners sought for Leeds Abbey Dash 10k

Runners are being urged to sign up for this year's Leeds Abbey Dash 10k run. The much-loved event returns on Sunday, October 13 and...

Church hosts Leeds West and Pudsey Constituency hustings

By Chris Dunford-Kelk Election day is approaching and postal votes will start to be delivered next week.  To help people make decisions about their vote,...

Boarding school plan for empty West Leeds Sports and Social Club

By Don Mort, local democracy reporting service A former social club could be turned into a boarding school for children with special needs. The plan would...

Rodley Nature Reserve stalwart, 90, to retire

By David Nesham Rodley Nature Reserve volunteer Edna Cowan is to retire after over 20 years of loyal service working in the Visitor Centre shop. Edna,...

Buffaloes Bulletin: Dominant performance by Bramley

 by  Paul Abraham A very motivated Bramley Buffaloes side gave a highly professional first-half performance as they swept aside York Acorn to lead 22-4 at the...

Pudsey cyclist raises over £2,000 in 300-mile charity trek

A Pudsey man has cycled 300 miles for charity on a hand-built bike frame first given to him 61 years ago.  Pudsey cyclist Tim Devereux has...

Leeds Central and Headingley: Chance to grill election candidates in Burley

Voters living in Burley and Kirkstall are being invited to attend a hustings for the new Leeds Central and Headingley constituency. The hustings, run by...

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Boarding school plan for empty West Leeds Sports and Social Club

By Don Mort, local democracy reporting service A former social club could be turned into a boarding school for children with special needs. The plan would...

Boxer pledges tribute in memory of tragic brother

By James Bovington Boxer Andy Walshaw, who trains at Tobin’s Thai Boxing Gym in Armley, will be fighting for the Jamal Promotions lightweight title on the last...

Buffaloes Bulletin: Dominant performance by Bramley

 by  Paul Abraham A very motivated Bramley Buffaloes side gave a highly professional first-half performance as they swept aside York Acorn to lead 22-4 at the...

Why West Leeds folk are ‘getting Lippy’

By Noah Roberts A video storytelling charity called Lippy People has recently been in west leeds recording short films in Bramley with older people and...

Runners sought for Leeds Abbey Dash 10k

Runners are being urged to sign up for this year's Leeds Abbey Dash 10k run. The much-loved event returns on Sunday, October 13 and...

Leeds Central and Headingley: Chance to grill election candidates in Burley

Voters living in Burley and Kirkstall are being invited to attend a hustings for the new Leeds Central and Headingley constituency. The hustings, run by...

In photos: Calverley Carnival 2024

The crowds flocked to sunny Calverley Carnival on Saturday as the village came together for its popular annual event. Photographer John McEvoy captured the festivities....

General election candidates announced for Leeds West and Pudsey constituency

Candidates have been announced for the Leeds West and Pudsey constituency for the 4 July general election. Following last year's boundary changes, voters in Armley,...

General election candidates announced for Leeds South West and Morley Constituency

Candidates have been announced for the Leeds South West and Morley constituency for the 4 July general election. Following last year's boundary changes, voters in...

Farnley pupils flying high with inspiration following industry visit

Volunteers from the aviation and transportation industry inspire the next generation at a Farnley school. Inspiring the Future, a UK charity programme, hosted an interactive...

General election candidates announced for Leeds West and Pudsey constituency

Candidates have been announced for the Leeds West and Pudsey constituency for the 4 July general election. Following last year's boundary changes, voters in Armley,...

How these lifeline social activities are helping to bring older people together in Calverley and Farsley

By Diane Sullivan “GETTING through the door can be the hard bit,” recalls Charles, a long-standing member of the weekly Lunch Club held at Calverley...

Farsley Celtic announces new veterans team

Farsley Celtic have announced the formation of a new veteran's team, made up of former players at the semi-professional football club. The team has played...

Community comes together for first Farsley Football Festival

Photos: John McEvoy Farsley Celtic entertained four teams and a few hundred spectators who took advantage of the spring sunshine for the first Farsley Football...

Runners sought for Leeds Abbey Dash 10k

Runners are being urged to sign up for this year's Leeds Abbey Dash 10k run. The much-loved event returns on Sunday, October 13 and...

Leeds Central and Headingley: Chance to grill election candidates in Burley

Voters living in Burley and Kirkstall are being invited to attend a hustings for the new Leeds Central and Headingley constituency. The hustings, run by...

Ofsted downgrades Swinnow Primary School following curriculum concerns

Ofsted inspectors have said Swinnown Primary School 'requires improvement' following their most recent inspection. Inspectors said the school, which was previously rated as 'good' overall,...

Church hosts Leeds West and Pudsey Constituency hustings

By Chris Dunford-Kelk Election day is approaching and postal votes will start to be delivered next week.  To help people make decisions about their vote,...

Rodley Nature Reserve stalwart, 90, to retire

By David Nesham Rodley Nature Reserve volunteer Edna Cowan is to retire after over 20 years of loyal service working in the Visitor Centre shop. Edna,...

General election candidates announced for Leeds West and Pudsey constituency

Candidates have been announced for the Leeds West and Pudsey constituency for the 4 July general election. Following last year's boundary changes, voters in Armley,...

Stanningley: Injured man dies after Half Mile Green incident

A police operation in Half Mile Green, Stanningley, has concluded with the man involved being taken to hospital in a critical condition and later...

General election candidates announced for Leeds West and Pudsey constituency

Candidates have been announced for the Leeds West and Pudsey constituency for the 4 July general election. Following last year's boundary changes, voters in Armley,...

Wortley: Five Lanes licensing application to be decided

By Don Mort, local democracy reporter Road safety fears mean a shop near a busy roundabout is facing opposition to its application to sell alcohol. Leeds...

Lord Mayor of Leeds opens long-awaited Wortley playground

Words & video: Katherine Turner Photos: Andy Denison Sunday, 9 June saw Western Flatts Cliff Park's new playground open in a ribbon cutting ceremony by the...