Friday, August 14, 2020

Bramley Baths

Community led Bramley Baths to re-open ahead of schedule

Community-led Bramley Baths will become one of the first swimming pools in Leeds re-open - four months after closing its doors due...

Fancy becoming a Bramley Mermaid? Here’s how…

As swimming pools slowly begin to re-open, would you like to try something new in the water? writes Emma Sykes.

Bramley Baths launches online fitness classes as part of ‘new normal’

Community led Bramley Baths is adapting to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic by launching a timetable of online-only fitness classes.

MP Rachel Reeves calls for clarity over Bramley Baths re-opening

Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves has written to Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden and called on him to clarify when swimming pools like...

A Day in the Life: Of a West Leeds councillor

How can you carry out your council work when you are in lockdown? Caroline Gruen, Labour councillor for Bramley and Stanningley, answers...

Bramley Baths launches limited edition T-shirt to raise money

Community-led Bramley Baths has launched a limited edition T-shirt to help raise money while it's closed.

Bramley Baths targets 200 Friends to help keep it afloat

Community-led Bramley Baths is targeting 200 people to join its Friends of Bramley Baths scheme to help keep it afloat during the...

‘BrAmazon’ helpers run up zero carbon community courier service for vulnerable

Members of the Bramley Breezers group have been running care packages to shielded older people in Bramley, Swinnow and Stanningley.

Bramley Baths seeks interim chief executive to lead re-opening

Community led Bramley Baths is recruiting an interim CEO to lead its re-opening following COVID-19 closure, writes Josie Armitage*.

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...

Bramley Baths staff start walking and running fundraiser for historic pool

Staff at community-led Bramley Baths are hoping to walk and run 500km in a bid to raise money to help keep...

Gardening glee in lockdown – thanks to West Leeds competitions

People across West Leeds and beyond are busy getting involved in gardening - thanks to two competitions set up in Bramley, writes...