Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Bramley Elderly Action

Bramley’s elderly celebrate with armchair AGM – and look to future

We said this year’s AGM would be a little bit different and it was! writes Fran Graham. Instead of...

Bramley Community Shop looks to grow its online presence with new role

Someone with experience of online sales is being sought to help grow and develop an eBay store from Bramley Community Shop.

Bramley Elderly Action prepares for armchair AGM

A support group for older people in Bramley and Stanningley is holding an AGM with a difference this year due to the...

Those ‘Bramazon’ runners have been out and about again

Remember the community courier service nicknamed 'Bramazon', which is delivering vital care packages to shielded older people in Bramley, Swinnow and Stanningley?

Backyard bingo brings community together in Bramley

THE impact of coronavirus on our way of life has been a real challenge for many of us, writes Jo Fiddes.

Award for Farnley duo cooking up a treat for older people

Farnley residents Rebecca Durrant and Craig Parker have been crowned this week’s West Leeds Local Heroes, writes Jo Fiddes.  

Rachel Reeves MP: Getting back on our feet – and celebrating the work of local heroes

In this month’s column, Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves talks about how people and organisations are getting back on their feet following...

‘BrAmazon’ runners go from strength to strength

A community courier service delivering vital care packages to shielded older people in Bramley, Swinnow and Stanningley is going from strength to strength.

‘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.

Video: Join a West Leeds community singalong during lockdown

There's nothing like a sing-along to lift people's spirits during lockdown! So get on Zoom and e-mail ukulele tutor...

West Leeds: Community continues to rally during crisis

Communities in West Leeds are continuing to rally around to support each other during the Coronavirus pandemic. Here's...

How volunteer shoppers are a lifeline to Bramley’s elderly

Older people who are self isolating in Bramley are being handed a lifeline by volunteers who go out and do their shopping...