Thursday, August 13, 2020

News

Work starts on River Aire fish passes at Armley and Newlay

Work has started to install fish passes on two weirs in West Leeds, as part of a multi-million project to allow salmon...

West Leeds planning applications: 9 August 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following applications were...

How this West Leeds community fruit and veg box seller is promoting healthy eating to families

Food and health champions FoodWise Leeds and Zest delivered an interactive competition for families as part of the #Vegrocks campaign to promote eating and growing vegetables...

Bramley and Kirkstall schools set for social distancing road closures

Streets leading to two primary schools in Bramley and Kirkstall will be closed to traffic during the school run under council plans...

Kirkstall sees spike in Covid-19 cases – council issues safety advice

Kirkstall residents are today being urged urged to maintain social distancing, avoid large gatherings and get tested if they show Covid-19 symptoms.

Pudsey Pound proves a popular draw to support town trade

A new Pudsey lottery is proving a popular draw as it looks to support businesses looking to bounce back following lockdown and...

Simon’s Snaps: Rodley Cricket Club’s first home game since lockdown

Rodley Cricket Club played their first homer game after lockdown ended on Saturday, recording a win against Adwalton in Division Three of...

West Leeds: Gymnastics club nets Covid funding boost

Bramley-based Leeds Esprit Gymnastics Club has been awarded £5,850 of National Lottery funding to help the clubduring the on-going COVID-19 pandemic.

Burley Banksy to stop painting street art near his home

Popular street artist Andy McVeigh - aka Burley Banksy - has said he will no longer paint in the area around his...

Burley street set to become pedestrian and cycle friendly zone

A new low-traffic neighbourhood in Burley will be created part of a £2.5 million package to create more space for cycling and...

Kirkstall Road: Police operation cracks down on speeding drivers

Nine speeding tickets have been issued by police in a bid to crack down on dangerous driving along the busy A65 Kirkstall...

Stanningley: New supported living complex refused planning permission

Plans for a supported living complex on the site former funeral directors’ building in Stanningley have been refused by Leeds City Council.