Tuesday, January 19, 2021

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West Leeds: Homeless charity opens doors due to snowy weather

A West Leeds-based homeless charity has opened its welfare centre for at least the next 12 hours to provide shelter for anyone who needs...

Snow causes buses and bin disruption in Leeds – updated

Buses in West Leeds are being heavily disrupted by snow, with services being halted this afternoon. Police have warned people to avoid driving where possible,...

NHS campaign group opposes Farsley care home closure

Leeds Hospital Alert, a non-political campaigning group defending the NHS, has hit out at proposals by cash-strapped Leeds City Council to close a care...

Green light for highways improvements around Stonebridge Mills development

A £40,000 package of highway works connected to plans for more than 112 dwellings at historic Stonebridge Mills have received the green light from...

A647: New video highlights Armley junction improvement works

Council chiefs have released a new video showing how improvements to the Ledgard Way junction of Stanningley Road aim to make travel from Leeds...

Pudsey Community Project looks to recruit session worker to help meet demand

A project supporting people struggling during the Coronavirus pandemic has gained funding to employ someone to host and co-ordinate drop-off sessions for six months. The...

Farsley mill boss looks to 2021 with confidence as trio of new businesses sign up

Three new deals have been completed at Farsley's regenerated Sunny Bank Mills complex. The Art Rooms and Beckett & Beckett Interiors are relocating to the...

Computer donations to struggling pupils expanded to more West Leeds schools

An appeal for old laptops and desktop computers in Pudsey to help students learning from home during lockdown is being expanded into other parts...

Author backs Leeds bereavement charity’s song project

A Leeds bereavement charity that helps people dealing with grief to write and record an original song in memory of someone who has died...

West Leeds Cutswatch: Have your say on reduced community hub opening hours

A consultation to reduce the opening hours of Leeds City Council-run libraries and community hubs has been launched today. The council is facing a £118...

Apartment plans submitted for run-down Armley site

Plans to demolish an Armley car repair business and replace it with two terraces comprising of 30 apartments have been submitted to Leeds...

Calls for ‘right to buy’ to be suspended as 23,000 people sit on Leeds council house waiting list

Words: David Spereall Discounts for council house tenants to buy their properties should be axed because of a shortage of homes in Leeds, it has...