Sunday, September 20, 2020

Chris Hill

Kirkstall: Organisation thanks volunteers for help

Kirkstall Valley Development Trust's community hub in Kirkstall Bridge Shopping Park is at the heart of the community's response to the Coronavirus...

Can you be a ‘founder funder’ for Kirkstall Valley Farm?

Campaigners behind a bid to raise £20,000 towards a new community-run farm in the Kirkstall Valley have called for 20 'founder funders'...

Take a virtual tour around Abbey Mills

A community organisation hoping to bring a dilapidated historic building in Kirkstall back into use has produced a virtual tour to highlight...

Help Trust raise £20,000 to launch Kirkstall Valley Farm

Kirkstall Valley Development Trust is asking everyone in the city who supports the idea of a community-run farm to chip in to...

Kirkstall: Plans for new community space submitted

Plans for a new community space at Kirkstall Bridge Shopping Park have been submitted. Community organisation Kirkstall Valley Development Trust (KVDT) want to use an...

West Leeds: Environmental projects sought for new micro-grant scheme

Small grants are now available to projects which improve the environment and quality of life for people living, working, enjoying or travelling through the...

Kirkstall: £200,000 boost for Abbey Mills social housing bid

Ambitious plans to transform a decaying former mill building in Kirkstall into community-led social housing have received a £200,000 boost. Kirkstall Valley Development Trust (KVDT)...

Kirkstall: Trust’s social housing bid moves step closer to reality

A trust which is hoping to transform a derelict mill into community housing has applied for cash to help turn their dream into reality. The...

Kirkstall: Public meeting will debate social housing idea

A public meeting will discuss an idea to transform an empty council-owned mill in Kirkstall into over 55s social housing. Kirkstall Valley Development Trust...

Public meeting kickstarts Burley Mills community farm idea

A public meeting has taken the first step towards creating a community farm in Burley. The meeting heard that the community-led Kirkstall Valley Development Trust...

Kirkstall: Lottery boost for Listed Abbey Mills campaigners

Ambitious plans to transform a Kirkstall mill into a community hub have moved a step closer reality after campaigners gained initial funding from the...

Kirkstall mill campaigners face summer wait

Campaigners aiming to take historic Abbey Mills in Kirkstall into community ownership are facing a nervous wait to see if they can press ahead...