Tuesday, September 29, 2020

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Barca-Leeds set to celebrate 21 years in west Leeds

A West Leeds organisation is celebrating 21 years of working to address social problems by hosting a special conference next week.Barca-Leeds is an independent,...

Strawberry Lane: Five key points from public meeting

Around 13 local residents attended a public meeting about Leeds City College withdrawing from Strawberry Lane Community Centre in Armley. You can read the college's...

Strawberry Lane: Future still a worry despite councillor’s assurances

Fears that Strawberry Lane Community Centre in Armley could face an uncertain future have been expressed at a public meeting. Armley Helping Hands (AHH), one...

Strawberry Lane: Leeds City College puts its case for withdrawing

Leeds City College WILL close its centre at Strawberry Lane Community Centre in Armley, a public meeting heard. Chief Executive and Principal Peter Roberts said...

On a sultry summer’s night, Leeds’s newest hyperlocal website was born …

More than a dozen west Leeds residents pulled themselves away from their ice cold beers and blazing barbecues on a gloriously hot summer's evening...

West Leeds charity Interplay funds theatre tour

The company which brought to you I Love West Leeds Festival, and This Land: the Story of Woody Guthrie are now bringing their hugely...

#breezegames to provide summer fun in west Leeds

Bulldogs ... chaaaaaarge! Young people across west Leeds are set for a summer of fun when #BreezeGames heads their way this summer.  #BreezeGames offers challenges...

Leeds City College: Anger grows at St Bartholomew’s closure plans

Local residents have reacted with anger to Leeds City College's plans to close its St Bartholomew’s centre in Armley. The college is looking to save £10.9...

IWCC: Ley Lane CCTV, footpath and youth services net council cash

Closed circuit television for a troubled west Leeds estate, a new footpath, funding for a community shop and youth projects are among several  community...

Farsley Celtic: Community club of the year

Farsley Celtic have received the accolade of being chosen as the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League 'Community Club of the Year' award, writes Farsley Celtic's...

Councillors set to discuss Leeds housing plan

Senior councillors are set to discuss proposals for the locations of 70,000 new houses in Leeds on Friday. The council is putting together the proposals...

Community initiatives set for funding decisions at Inner West Community Committee

Come and see democracy in action - and local councillors making decisions which could affect you - when the Inner West Community Committee meets...