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Campaigners’ concerns over River Aire tree felling

Environmental campaigners have spoken out against the proposed felling of 63 mature trees along the River Aire as construction continues on flood defences in...

West Leeds gets rolling: Meet the Armley Park skaters working out and making friends

Words: Michelle Corns Images: Holly Thompson of Flash Forward Photography:  flashforwardphotography.co.uk  West Leeds residents have found a way to have fun, keep fit and look stylish...

Pudsey Juniors plan to improve facilities and pitch

One of the West Leeds' leading junior football clubs has submitted plans to improve their pitch and facilities in Queens Park. Pudsey Juniors Football Club...

Mark’s History: Finding Wortley bricks in the Tower of London

Words & Photos: Mark Stevenson My opinion of the Tower of London was that it was an equal opportunities prison as it did not discriminate....

West Leeds planning applications: 13 June 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 West MP Rachel Reeves welcomes anti-racism campaigner Baroness Doreen Lawrence for public lecture

Words: Lauren Ballinger Anti-racism campaigner Baroness Doreen Lawrence OBE is to give the latest public lecture in a University of Leeds series honouring Yorkshire’s first female MP.  The annual Alice Bacon Lecture, which celebrates the achievements of pioneering...

Queen’s Birthday Honours list pays tribute to inspirational Bramley couple

A Bramley husband and wife team who do so much to support others in the community have been featured in The Queen’s Birthday Honours...

parkruns get all clear to return in Armley and Bramley

Popular parkruns in Armley and Bramley parks have today been given the go ahead to return after lockdown by the organisation's national body. The 5k...

Events highlight fight for clean air in Kirkstall Valley

Emily Carlill from Kirkstall Valley Development Trust previews two events aiming to put the spotlight on pollution and the need for cleaner air and...

Summer brass band concerts welcomed at Bramley and Stanningley Parks

Music lovers are being invited to soak up the sounds of two brass bands in parks in Bramley and Stanningley this summer - after...

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West Leeds gets rolling: Meet the Armley Park skaters working out and making friends

Words: Michelle Corns Images: Holly Thompson of Flash Forward Photography:  flashforwardphotography.co.uk  West Leeds residents have found a way to have fun, keep fit and look stylish...

West Leeds planning applications: 13 June 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: 13 June 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...

Events highlight fight for clean air in Kirkstall Valley

Emily Carlill from Kirkstall Valley Development Trust previews two events aiming to put the spotlight on pollution and the need for cleaner air and...

West Leeds planning applications: 13 June 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...

What do Boundary Commission proposals mean for Leeds West and Pudsey Constituencies?

A shake-up of England's electoral map could see Labour's Shadow Chancellor Rachel Reeves' Leeds West constituency disappear. Boundary Commission fro England's proposals would see the...

West Leeds planning applications: 13 June 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...

Events highlight fight for clean air in Kirkstall Valley

Emily Carlill from Kirkstall Valley Development Trust previews two events aiming to put the spotlight on pollution and the need for cleaner air and...

Tributes paid to Honorary Alderman Rod Wood

Tributes have been paid to a former Calverley and Farsley councillor, Honorary Alderman Rod Wood, who passed away yesterday. Mr Wood was first elected a...

More details of £20m ring road scheme revealed – new bridge could connect Calverley and Farsley

More details have emerged of an ambitious Leeds City Council bid for Government cash to fund “revolutionary” travel and environmental improvements at the outer...

West Leeds planning applications: 13 June 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...

Queen’s Birthday Honours list pays tribute to inspirational Bramley couple

A Bramley husband and wife team who do so much to support others in the community have been featured in The Queen’s Birthday Honours...

West Leeds planning applications: 13 June 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...

Tributes paid to Honorary Alderman Rod Wood

Tributes have been paid to a former Calverley and Farsley councillor, Honorary Alderman Rod Wood, who passed away yesterday. Mr Wood was first elected a...

West Leeds planning applications: 13 June 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...

Tributes paid to Honorary Alderman Rod Wood

Tributes have been paid to a former Calverley and Farsley councillor, Honorary Alderman Rod Wood, who passed away yesterday. Mr Wood was first elected a...

Pudsey Juniors plan to improve facilities and pitch

One of the West Leeds' leading junior football clubs has submitted plans to improve their pitch and facilities in Queens Park. Pudsey Juniors Football Club...

West Leeds planning applications: 13 June 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...

Mark’s History: Finding Wortley bricks in the Tower of London

Words & Photos: Mark Stevenson My opinion of the Tower of London was that it was an equal opportunities prison as it did not discriminate....

West Leeds planning applications: 13 June 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...