Sunday, April 11, 2021

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Swinnow Road roundabouts: Improvement or just confusing?

A double roundabout aimed at improving traffic flow at a congested west Leeds junction has been branded 'confusing' and 'illogical' by baffled motorists. Last month...

Farsley Festival Tweets: Knotted hankies World Record set!

World record smashed!! Amazing effort, Fantastic Farsley strikes again!! #whoop pic.twitter.com/3CjXaKtSi3— farsley festival (@farsleyfestival) May 25, 2015 Thousands of people flooded onto the streets...

More than 300 back campaign for traffic lights at Pudsey junction

More than 340 Pudsey residents have signed a petition urging Leeds City Council to install traffic lights at the junction of Cemetery Road and...

Thornbury Barracks improvement works complete

  It's meant months of delays and frustration for west Leeds motorists, but a major road improvement scheme at Thornbury Barracks roundabout is now complete. The 10-month...

Kirkstall: Have your say on community growing initiatives

A Kirkstall community group is asking local residents for feedback on its latest plans. Incredible Edible Kirkstall is a volunteer-led group which aims to inspire and...

New contractor for Mike’s Carpets building – but project still on knife-edge

A new contractor has been appointed to restore a run-down landmark building in Armley to its former glory. But there are fears the stalled renovation project on the...

Armley Fun Day cancelled – can you help 2016 event?

The popular annual Armley Fun Day has been cancelled due to a shortfall in funding and lack of volunteers. The popular event, which regularly drew...

Farnley residents call time on social club ‘eyesore’

West Leeds residents are calling for a vandalised social club building to be demolished. Residents say that the derelict Farnley Sports and Social Club building,...

Real Junk Food video: ‘You can’t change the world unless you change your home town first’

Did you know 22,000 Leeds people - including children - were officially diagnosed with malnutrition in 2012? And yet half the food we grow...

Council chiefs stick to 70,000 homes target

Council chiefs have today rejected government population predictions and will stick with their original figures for increasing housing in Leeds over the next 15...

Kirkstall councillor Lucinda Yeadon is new Leeds council deputy

Kirkstall Labour councillor Lucinda Yeadon has become deputy leader of Leeds City Council. Cllr Yeadon joins Kippax and Methley councillor James Lewis as deputy to...

Comment: Will someone help me clean up Farnley?

I'm going to start with an unusual plea: Will someone help me to clean up my community? I live in Farnley and recently took my...