Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Armley Park 161 Killer Stairs

Army paramedic takes on Armley’s ‘killer stairs’ challenge for hospice

A Farnley woman is set to complete 59 sets of Armley Park’s 161 ‘killer stairs’ to raise vital funds for Sue Ryder...

How Trailblazer Antony’s Underground Fitness Club is getting West Leeds fitter

Seven years ago Antony Newby was in a dark place. Suffering from depression, he started to run the 161 stairs in Armley Park to...

Armley Park: Run one million stairs to help cancer sufferer

A fundraiser is encouraging people to take part in a charity stair run to help raise money for a cancer sufferer and his family. Antony...

Comment: Frustration grows over Armley Park drug abuse

Imagine a guy who puts in hours of work to make his local park better - only to be faced with the discovery of...

Anger at Armley Park ‘drugs’ eyesore

Parts of Armley Park have been left littered with drugs paraphernalia and broken bottles, according to the organiser of a local fun run. Antony Newby...

#awesomearmley – seven things visitors will love according to Twitter

There's been a wealth of talk about Armley recently - most of it sadly revolving around the area's problems, Town Street revival plans, hostility...

Home Tourist: Ending my Armley Park virginity (that’s not how it sounds…)

Short of ideas on where to go this summer? In the fourth in a series of occasional features, we’re highlighting the ‘best of the...

Can you tackle Armley Park’s 161 ‘killer stairs’?

Every Sunday afternoon a group of brave residents from across west Leeds descend on Armley Park to practice the keep fit practice known as...