Saturday, September 19, 2020

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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...

Awards ceremony celebrates West Leeds young people

The achievements of young people in West Leeds will be celebrated at a special awards ceremony at the St George's Centre in Leeds. Barca-Leeds is...

Regional health award recognises Barca-Leeds

A West Leeds community organisation is the recipient of a new prestigious regional health award. Bramley-based Barca-Leeds has won the Yorkshire Medical Chambers...

West Leeds youngsters up for Youth Parliament election

Does your child go to Crawshaw Academy or Leeds West? Both schools have a candidate standing to be a Leeds representative on the UK...

Birthday celebration and best paw forward for Armley Walkies Group

An Armley Sunday walking group has celebrated its first birthday in style, writes Louise Cunningham. Through the seasons - come rain or shine, dog or...

Winter support event offers help in Armley

Help and advice on a range of issues, including loneliness at Christmas, will be on offer to Armley residents at an event later this...

Bramley: How new morning club is bringing people together

People living in Bramley can come together for a friendly chat about things that matter to them at a new weekly event. The Better Together...

Forward Leeds offers summer holiday fun for families

Armley-based drug and alcohol service Forward Leeds have a range of holiday fun lined up for families. The Family Plus team at Forward Leeds will...

Have a cuppa with a copper in Bramley

Got a local concern about crime or anti-social behaviour? Want some crime prevention tips? A community centre is giving Bramley residents the chance to...

Watch: How Forging Futures provides apprenticeships in Kirkstall

A training facility at the new Kirkstall Forge development is providing training and apprenticeship opportunities for local young people. Forging Futures Campus is an on-site...

Jo Cox Commission on Loneliness – roundtable event in Bramley

Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves is hosting a roundtable event on loneliness in Bramley today. Ms Reeves co-chairs the national Commission on Loneliness, which was...