Monday, March 1, 2021

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Tong and Fulneck Valley green belt campaigners launch appeal to fund legal fight

Campaigners fighting against plans to build 1,500 houses on greenbelt land between Bradford and Pudsey have launched a crowdfunding campaign to fight the proposals. Bradford...

Armley tree works postponed following concerns

Tree clearance scheduled for this week on railway embankments in Armley has been postponed, following concerns by local residents. Campaigners noticed that trees and vegetation...

Lockdown art competition captures what Bramley Baths means to youngsters

Words: Jennie Ashton Youngsters in Bramley have had their say on what community led Bramley Baths means to them as part of an art competition...

Developer returns with new Farsley housing plans

Seven new homes could be built on land next to Grade II Listed Poplar Farm on Bagley Lane in Farsley. Applicant Mr J Patel withdrew...

Fresh traffic calming plans aim to tackle speeding drivers in Bramley and Pudsey

Further measures to slow speeding drivers in Bramley and Pudsey could be introduced by Leeds City Council. Last year the council approved a raft of...

Bramley’s dynamic duo are the latest West Leeds Good Eggs

A 'dynamic duo' who go out of their way to help other people in Bramley are the latest people to be thanked for their...

Nine photos capture building work at historic Stonebridge Mills

These stunning photos show the progress on ambitious plans to transform an abandoned historic mill in Farnley into housing. Stonebridge Mills Ltd received planning permission in...

West Leeds planning applications: 21 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...

These outer West Leeds groups and projects are set to benefit from council cash

Christmas lights, support for 'In Bloom' groups and new 'natter benches' will all receive council funding, councillors have agreed. Members of the Outer West...

Outer West: Universal Credit claimants almost double due to pandemic

The number of people receiving Universal Credit for unemployment in Outer West Leeds has almost doubled since March 2020. Latest figures show the number of...

Calls for dramatic improvements to bus services in outer West Leeds

Public transport in Outer West Leeds needs to improve dramatically if Leeds Council is serious about luring people away from car usage. That was the...

£177m flats plan for for derelict city site will be decided

Words: Richard Beecham Plans to build nearly 800 flats on a derelict former industrial site to the west of Leeds city centre are set to...