Saturday, October 24, 2020

Burley Road

Concerns over flats on former Burley Liberal Club site

More work needs to be done for permission to be given for a huge new housing complex in Burley, a panel of councillors has...

Former Burley Social Club site could become 143 flats

Proposals to build more than 140 flats on the site of a former West Leeds liberal club are set to be discussed councillors this...

Mark’s History: From a Burley Road jewellery shop to Bramham Motors

In 1914 Harry Stanhope and his brothers Ted and Herbert (descendants of J Montagu Spencer Stanhope of Horsforth) had a clock and jewellery shop...

Leeds Triathlon 2018: Road closures in Burley

Roads in Burley will be closed when the World Triathlon comes to Leeds this weekend. The event will see roads in Roundhay affected on Saturday,...

Kirkstall: Calls for better communication over Leeds Half Marathon road closures

People living on the Leeds Half Marathon route are calling for more notification and better communication for future events. A number of comments from concerned...

Burley Road: Jobs on offer at new SD Sealants office

A successful company is expanding its workforce after opening a new office on Burley Road. Following a record year, SD Sealants, the UK’s leading sealant...

Life after drink and drugs: “I’ve learned to live again”

Walking past the beautiful old chapel building just off Burley Road you wouldn’t realise that inside lies a lifeline rehabilitation service used by hundreds...

Police appeal for help to find missing Kirkstall man Shaun McDermott: UPDATED

UPDATE: Shaun McDermott has now been found safe and well. Police have thanked the public for their support in sharing the appeal to help...

Burley Hill: Garage could become offices, shop or cafe

An empty garage on Burley Hill Trading Estate could be turned into a shop, offices or a restaurant or café. Applicant Thomas Webb of Bridges...

Merry Monk campaign blow as council prepares to sell site

Campaigners fighting to save the Merry Monk pub have been dealt a blow after Leeds City Council said it was willing sell the site...

Dispatch readers vote for St Ann’s Lane to go one way

West Leeds Dispatch readers have said a dangerous narrow road in Burley which suffers from traffic congestion SHOULD become one way. As reported last week,...

Burley Road: Council restricts parking near new Emmerdale Studio Experience

Council chiefs have approved an experimental traffic order to limit on-street parking around the new Emmerdale Studio Experience attraction on Burley Road. More than 150,000...