Saturday, April 17, 2021

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Council’s £150k security bill on empty buildings

Words: Richard Beecham Leeds City Council has spent more than £150,000 in just three years on security costs for EMPTY buildings, new documents reveal. According to...

Kirkstall: Junior rugby club launches boot bank scheme

A junior rugby league club in Kirkstall is supporting youngsters who may not have boots to play rugby. Milford Rugby Club is launching the Milford...

Leeds Local Elections: One week left to register to vote

Leeds residents are being reminded not to lose their chance to vote as registration and postal deadlines approach. The deadline for registering to vote is...

Saving Calverley Old Hall – open meeting

Words: Anne Akers The Landmark Trust, which owns the Grade 1 listed Calverley Old Hall, is hosting a virtual meeting on Thursday to discuss renovation...

Historic Calverley pub applies to have new cafe deli on site

The owners of a historic West Leeds pub are wanting to transform a disused building into a new cafe/deli. The Thornhill Arms in Calverley has...

Pudsey Town Hall flag at half mast as mark of respect for Duke of Edinburgh

The Pudsey Town Hall union flag is flying at half-mast as a mark of respect following the death of the Duke of Edinburgh. Pudsey councillor...

West Leeds planning applications: 11 April 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...

Kirkstall councillors object to Headingley Stadium alcohol licence application

Kirkstall's three councillors have voiced their opposition to an application to sell alcohol at more events at the Emerald Headingley Stadium. Leeds Cricket Football And...

From Pudsey to Florida – Parkinson’s friendly Jerusalem Dance brings people together

Charitable dance company Ascendance - which has a group in Pudsey - is joining forces with ten other community dance groups for people living...

152-home campus plans receive green light from councillors

Words: Richard Beecham, Local Democracy Reporter Plans to build more than 150 houses on the former site of a college campus next to one of...

T-shirts mark centenary of Farsley’s Hainsworth Park – and boost community play appeal

A group aiming to improve Farsley's Hainsworth Park are selling T-shirts commemorating the park's centenary - and support their funding bid at the same...

Leeds Local Elections 2021: List of candidates published in West Leeds wards

The full list of candidates for the 6 May Leeds City Council elections have been published today. Leeds people will go to the polls to...