Monday, August 10, 2020

Burley

West Leeds planning applications: 5 July 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following applications were...

Burley community stalwart up for top award

Burley community stalwart Adele Rae is in the running for a top national award. Ms Rae, who is a...

Drug and alcohol recovery service ‘here to help’ during pandemic

Drug and alcohol recovery workers at Forward Leeds say they are “here to help” people who have become more dependent during the...

Older people take action to reduce lockdown loneliness in Burley and Kirkstall

Older people are leading a new campaign to reduce lockdown loneliness in Burley and Kirkstall.           Thirty older people...

Redcote Lane: Apartment plans ‘inappropriate’ says civic watchdog

A civic watchdog has labelled proposals for approximately 160 apartments at the former Jump Arena trampoline site on Redcote Lane as 'inappropriate'.

A65: More details emerge of ‘fast-tracked’ temporary cycle lane plans

New temporary cycle lanes on the A65 Kirkstall Road will play a vital role in helping people travel safely in the recovery...

Comment: It’s time to get the Rising Sun’s future sorted out – before it’s too late

It's a landmark Kirkstall Road pub which has suffered from floods, fire and vandalism in the past, writes John Baron.

Mark’s History: A walk that shows best of Armley Mills and its weir

When I am out and about looking at old buildings I always start with the back first, writes Mark Stevenson.

West Leeds planning applications: 5 June 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. Please note that due...

How to get involved at new Kirkstall Valley Farm

Work is continuing among volunteers getting the new community led Kirkstall Valley Farm up and running. Land group lead Jenny Lawrence has the latest...

Man dies in River Aire – police warn of dangers of open water swimming in hot weather

A 25-year-old man died after going for a swim in the River Aire in the Kirkstall area last night.

Police search for this man after woman robbed in Burley street

Police have issued an e-fit of a man they want to identify in connection with a robbery in the Burley/Hyde Park area...