Tuesday, January 19, 2021

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Police appeal following Kirkstall bus stabbing

Police are appealing for information after a 17-year-old boy was stabbed on a bus in Kirkstall. Emergency services were called just before 2.50pm on Saturday...

Armley: Social club housing plans withdrawn

A developer has withdrawn plans to demolish West Leeds Sports and Social Club in Armley. Developers West Leeds Working Mens Club wanted to replace the club building...

West Leeds planning applications: 10 January 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...

Lane closures and bus stop changes revealed as Stanningley Road work starts

Lane and bus closures as part of a £16 million scheme tackling traffic congestion between Leeds and Bradford have been revealed. The A647 Bus Priority...

What could 600 new flats mean for traffic on Kirkstall Road?

Words: David Spereall A plan to build more than 600 new flats on the site of a former food factory could create more congestion on...

West Leeds: Police warn over hoax Covid-19 testing text

Police in West Leeds have issued a warning over a fraudulent text claiming to be from the NHS asking for personal and bank details. A...

Police continue crack down on anti-social bike users in Calverley

Police have released the latest image of a bike seized as part of their continuing to crack down on nuisance bikers in Calverley. Problems with...

Opposition mounts to ‘Wortley’s Wembley’ housing proposals

Plans to take a sports pitch where Leeds United stars of the past learned their trade and turn it into social housing have received...

Pudsey: Leeds United mural plans draws both support and opposition

Plans for a new mural in honour of three Leeds United legends overlooking Pudsey Market Place have received a flurry of comments both in...

‘I’m a key worker’, 70 per cent of parents tell one Leeds school in bid to keep their kids there

Words: David Spereall Some Leeds schools are being asked to stay open for more than two thirds of their overall pupils, despite the majority of...

Farsley managing director’s indoor channel swim for charity

Sunnybank Mills managing director John Gaunt is swimming the Channel - with a difference - to raise money for a charity. Mr Gaunt is looking...

Support is on hand for Armley people during lockdown

Help is on hand for anyone living in Armley during lockdown. That's the message from New Wortley Community Centre, which has been the Community Care...