Thursday, August 13, 2020

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Council cash to carry out West Leeds youth work

Two West Leeds organisations have won council contracts to carry out vital post lockdown youth work in the area.

Community spirit shines through during lockdown – Rachel Reeves

Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves has revived her monthly column for the Dispatch. Here, she reflects on the challenges of coronavirus and...

Three West Leeds ‘local legends’ honoured by Civic Society virtual blue plaque

Three more West Leeds community organisations have been honours by city watchdog Leeds Civic Trust for their inspirational work during lockdown.

How the Bramley Care Bears have been providing food for the community

A regular food distribution service run by volunteers in Bramley helped another 34 families in need on Friday. The...

West Leeds coronavirus latest: Farsley Celtic Ladies, Bramley Baths & ‘Elvis’ in New Wortley

The West Leeds community continues to rally during the coronavirus pandemic - here's our latest round-up. Latest figures released...

How the ‘garden groovers’ could come to a West Leeds street near you during lockdown

A social distance doorstep dance is being held in Bramley this week. Called the #GardenGroovers, Dance Action Zone...

West Leeds latest: Farnley Academy masks, Sunnybank Mills work and Pudsey donations

Here’s a round-up of the latest news connected to the Coronavirus pandemic in West Leeds today. Farnley Academy helps...

West Leeds latest: Stanningley Road police stops, Barca Leeds warning & Pudsey 10k cancelled

Here's a round-up of the latest news connected to the Coronavirus pandemic in West Leeds today. Police stops on...

Bramley: Healthy Hallowe’en activities on Wyther Park estate

Nineteen families on the Wyther Park estate in Bramley have received a free breakfast and lunch. Volunteers from...

Charity Barca Leeds celebrates its 25th anniversary

A West Leeds charity is celebrating 25 years of helping vulnerable people. Barca-Leeds is a multi-purpose organisation in Bramley providing specialist services to help...

West Leeds organisations gain grants to tackle male suicide

Organisations aiming to tackle high suicide rates in West Leeds are amongst the successful applicants in the latest round of grants from Leeds City...

Bramley: A diverse community, Ernie Wise and a great swimming pool!

Community reporter Martin Heaton interviews fellow reporter Iola Shaw about life in Bramley - and discovers an active community with some famous connections... Iola Shaw...