Thursday, August 13, 2020

Calverley

Should these roads in Farsley, Calverley, Rodley & Pudsey have pedestrian crossings?

Ward councillors in Calverley and Farsley have reacted with disappointment to the news that a number of sites in the ward will...

Police tackle off-road bikers in Calverley

Three illegal quad bikes and a motorbike were seized by police as part of an operation in Calverley over the weekend.

Police crackdown on noisy West Leeds bikers

Police in West Leeds have seized a motorbike which sounded like it was "racing in the Isle of Man TT".

A great Calverley walk: Round Hill and the Calverley Cut

I've always enjoyed walking for pleasure, writes James Corah. Most holidays as a child involved a wander or two...

West Leeds planning applications: 10 May 2020

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

Mark’s History: There and back again – a walk between Rodley and Apperley Bridge

You could call this walk ‘There and back again’ as its route takes you from Rodley to Apperley Bridge and back again...

Calverley plant sale sold out before it starts!

The annual Calverley Horticultural Society plant sale has sold out and raised £500 for the NHS charity...

Mark’s History: The three tragic brothers named on Calverley War Memorial

Here’s the sixth of an eight-part series by Mark Stevenson looking at some of the real-life incidents behind the names on West Leeds war memorials, as...

Mark’s History: Ronald Luscombe Gill and the short-lived 623 Squadron

In the second of a new seven-part series by Mark Stevenson looking at some of the real-life incidents behind the names on...

Anne’s Patch: Strange times for allotmenteering

When the Prime Minister announced the lockdown back in March, writes Anne Akers, I was listening intently...

Police tell Woodhall Park footballers to remember social distancing

Police were called out to a group of 15 to 20 males, who were playing football on Woodhall Park, Pudsey, this weekend.

West Leeds: Council announces closed buildings due to Coronavirus pandemic

Council chiefs have agreed the temporary closure of a number of buildings due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Many of...