Monday, March 1, 2021

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Hope’s Kitchen delivers free meals to help struggling families and anyone in need

A Leeds chef has teamed up with an Armley-based charity to launch a gourmet soup kitchen which will provide a freshly cooked three-course meal...

Celebrated Pudsey-born artist Bob Barker supports Flat Cap Friday

Words: Josie Armitage Flat Cap Friday is a campaign run by Yorkshire’s Brain Tumour Charity (YBTC) who are inviting you to get inventive with your...

From Armley to Shanghai – exhibition highlights history of women textile workers

An online project which weaves together the histories of female textile workers in Armley and Shanghai through the power of Chinese opera has started. To...

New plans revealed for reducing traffic congestion at Armley Gyratory

Fresh plans to improve the Armley Gyratory and help relieve traffic congestion at one of the busiest roundabouts in Leeds have been revealed. Leeds City...

Calverley housing plans withdrawn following concerns

Plans for a development of four large detached homes in Calverley have been withdrawn by he applicant. Frankil Ltd had wanted to build the houses,...

Police raid flats in Farnley as part of investigation into stolen ammunition

Six men from Leeds and Kirklees have been arrested as part of a large-scale operation to recover 330,000 rounds of ammunition stolen from the...

New Wortley: Bench will commemorate community coming together during Covid

Words: Andrea Edwards, CEO New Wortley Community Centre A women’s group based at New Wortley Community Centre has secured funding from Leeds Civic Trust's “Take...

What Leeds City Council is cutting from its budget in the coming year

Words: Richard Beecham, local democracy reporter Leeds City Council’s agreed budget for the coming year will affect hundreds of job roles in the authority, with...

Leeds brown bin collections slightly delayed due to impact of pandemic

The resumption of the brown bin collections in Leeds has been delayed due to the impact of Covid, Leeds City Council has said. Brown bin...

West Leeds planning applications: 28 February 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...

£177m Leeds development gets green light from planning chiefs

Words: Richard Beecham, local democracy reporter Plans for nearly 800 flats to be built on an “eyesore” former industrial site to the south-west of Leeds...

Wortley’s Wembley: Housing plans D-Day – will plans get green light despite objections?

Plans to build houses on a Wortley sports pitch where past Leeds United stars learned their trade could be approved in principle from planners...