Thursday, August 13, 2020

Armley

Armley pupils become pen pals with shielding residents

West Leeds children attending school during lockdown have become pen pals with local people shielding in the community, writes Josie Armitage.

New website will explore Armley’s heritage and future, thanks to grant

A Leeds organisation which supports creative practitioners has netted £1,200 to develop a website to explore Armley's local heritage and stories.

Street drinking restrictions in Armley, Farsley and Pudsey up for review – have your say

People are being urged to have their say on restrictions brought in to tackle street drinking and anti-social behaviour in Armley, Farsley...

Work starts on River Aire fish passes at Armley and Newlay

Work has started to install fish passes on two weirs in West Leeds, as part of a multi-million project to allow salmon...

West Leeds planning applications: 9 August 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following applications were...

How this West Leeds community fruit and veg box seller is promoting healthy eating to families

Food and health champions FoodWise Leeds and Zest delivered an interactive competition for families as part of the #Vegrocks campaign to promote eating and growing vegetables...

Comment: Could the inspiration to improving Armley’s back alleys lie in Middlesbrough?

It's an idea that's been causing some discussion over on the Armley Good Stuff Facebook page, writes John Baron.

West Leeds planning applications: 2 August 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following applications were...

Warning to stay away from canal and rivers following West Leeds teacher tragedy

Avoid open water swimming in canals, rivers and reservoirs in West Leeds - that's the plea from the the Canal & River...

Armley Road: NHS staff can experience escape room for free

An escape room attraction in Armley Road is offering NHS workers free games to mark its reopening. Escape Reality...

West Leeds: Changes to bus services that could transform journeys for thousands

West Leeds bus users are being encouraged to comment on proposals to improve the information passengers use to plan journeys and use...

Mark’s History: Forgotten past of Armley Gyratory’s landmark gasometer

A few years ago I was on the number 16 bus on my way to town and as it was almost empty...