Sunday, April 11, 2021

Cllr Ann Blackburn

Calls for dramatic improvements to bus services in outer West Leeds

Public transport in Outer West Leeds needs to improve dramatically if Leeds Council is serious about luring people away from car usage. That was the...

Wortley Asda: Council refuses extra delivery hours as supermarket bids to keep up with demand in pandemic

Proposals to extend delivery hours at Wortley's Asda on Sundays and Bank Holidays have been rejected by planning chiefs amid fears the noise would...

Farsley: Respite home closure plan questioned by councillors

Words: John Baron Proposals by cash-strapped Leeds City Council to close a respite home in Farsley have today been met with concern by local councillors. The...

Pudsey Park: Visitor centre closure plans criticised at meeting

Plans to close West Leeds Country Park Visitor Centre in Pudsey Park should be stopped and council officers should work with councillors to improve...

New Farnley residents pack public meeting to debate homes plan

Concerns with flooding and access to a proposed housing development were raised at a public meeting in New Farnley this evening. It was standing room...

Public meeting discusses New Farnley green field housing plans

A public meeting will discuss the latest developments connected to a controversial planning application for 126 homes in New Farnley. Developer Redrow already has outline...

Farnley & Wortley Green Party councillors oppose Leeds Bradford Airport expansion

Green Party councillors in Farnley & Wortley are demanding that tens of millions of pounds of public money should not go towards new roads...

West Leeds: Green Party volunteers run New Year’s Day bus service

A lifeline free bus service linking Farnley, Wortley and Armley with Leeds City Centre will run again on New Year’s Day. Run by volunteers from...

Rachel Reeves MP calls for more action at Farnley Reservoir

Leeds West MP is calling for more to be done to help restore Farnley Reservoir to its former glory. Ms Reeves said that progress has...

Farnley: Eyesore garages set for demolition

Council-owned garages on the Stonecliffe estate in Farnley will be demolished following problems with vandalism and anti-social behaviour. Garages on two sites - Stonecliffe Garth...

New Year’s Day bus service a success, say Farnley and Wortley Greens

The Green Party took to the road again on New Year’s Day to run its free hourly New Year’s Day bus service this year....

New Year’s bus service success – should companies learn from it?

Farnley & Wortley Green Party's New Year's free minibus service was again a success with 218 passengers benefiting from the service. The service,...