Thursday, October 1, 2020

News

Police tackle nuisance bikers in Bramley and Kirkstall

Police have seized nuisance bikes and quad bikes from streets in Bramley and Kirkstall. Officers saw a bike being...

Plans for parkrun to return in Armley and Bramley have been shelved

Parkrun has announced that it will not be restarting its popular events in October as it had hoped. Hundreds of...

Leeds Credit Union launches £17m Christmas loan pot

Leeds Credit Union has revealed that more than 76% of its members have changed their Christmas plans due to Covid-19, with 35%...

Poor weather can’t deter Bramley war grave clean-up volunteers

It may have been a wet end to September but it didn't deter the small but dedicated band of volunteers carrying out...

Leeds: ‘Parents shouldn’t bring bring their children to school by car’

One of Leeds’ top public health experts has claimed schools need to do more to encourage parents not to bring their children...

£85k investment transforms school life for Bramley Park pupils

Children in Bramley returned to their classrooms after lockdown to discover a new £35,000 playground and £50,000 immersive sensory space had been...

Kirkstall: Abbey clean-up marks World Rivers Day

Volunteers help clean-up the riverbank at Kirkstall Abbey to mark World Rivers Day. World Rivers Day is a celebration...

Leeds Liverpool Canal: Charity launches Stay Kind, Slow Down campaign

The Canal & River Trust has launched an online campaign appealing for people riding bikes on towpaths to take it easy and...

Got the best-dressed Hallowe’en house in Swinnow? Community centre scares up a contest

Swinnow Community Centre have joined forces with Swinnow Morrisons to celebrate Hallowe'en 2020 in style, writes Dawn Seary. They...

Police appeal for man’s whereabouts following Swinnow burglary

Police are asking for the public's help to find a19-year-old man they want to question in connection with a burglary in Swinnow.

Bramley Care Bears provide free food to people in need

A group of volunteers called the Bramley Care Bears is working with two West Leeds community centres to provide a lifeline food...

New Farnley: Man faces £10,000 fine for wedding with 300 guests

A man is facing a £10,000 fine for holding a wedding with up to 300 guests on his land in New Farnley...