Thursday, October 1, 2020

Cllr Jim McKenna

Green light for children’s home plans, despite councillor’s concerns

Plans for a children’s home in Armley have been approved – despite the concerns of a local councillor. Applicants...

Armley: Objections made to new off-licence proposal

Armley politicians are objecting to a new off-licence on Armley Ridge Road amid concerns about anti-social behaviour in the area.

Armley children’s home plans may be approved, despite concerns

Plans for a children's home in Armley could receive the green light next week - despite the concerns of a local councillor.

Elvis impersonator Sam is latest West Leeds Local Hero

Sam Horner, of the Leeds Rhinos Foundation, has been announced as the latest recipient of the West Leeds Local Hero award, writes...

Open letter: “We want Armley Town Street to be a safe, clean, thriving local centre”

Armley Councillors Alice Smart, Jim McKenna and Lou Cunningham, and Rachel Reeves MP take the issues affecting Armley Town Street very seriously....

Concern as Boots announces closure of Armley Town Street pharmacy

Boots has announced it is to close its Armley Town Street pharmacy following a store review. The branch will...

Armley: New lease of life for abandoned ‘Loony Bin’ eyesore

The abandoned Loony Bin joke shop in Armley could be set for a new lease of life, it was revealed at a...

Armley: Tree-felling ‘on hold’ as campaign gathers momentum

A campaign to save trees in Armley is gathering momentum as Network Rail’s tree felling scheme is “put on hold”, writes Jo...

Armley Grange: Grade II listed building to be sold at auction

Armley Grange - a Grade II listed house built in the early 19th century - will be sold by auction after being...

Armley Town Street misses out on Government regeneration cash

Armley Town Street has missed out on a slice of a £675 million fund aimed at regenerating local high streets.

Bramley: Raynville Primary School moves step closer to becoming academy

Raynville Primary School has moved a step closer to becoming an academy after Leeds City Council agreed to hand over the land to the...

Armley: Heron Foods withdraws alcohol application in the middle of meeting

An application for permission to sell alcohol was dramatically withdrawn in the middle of a meeting with council planning chiefs today, writes Richard Beecham. The...