Saturday, April 17, 2021

Cllr Jools Heselwood

“Amazing response” to inner West Leeds school uniform exchange

Words: JILL STOCKS Organisers of the Inner West School Uniform Exchange say they have received an “amazing response”. Set up in August last year, the exchange...

Bramley: Appeal renewed for tech to help children in need

Words: Jill Stocks Do you have any tech that could help a child’s learning in West Leeds? Over the past 12 months we have become increasingly...

Tree planting to protect the climate in Stanningley Park

More than 1,500 trees have been planted in Stanningley Park as part of a city-wide scheme to plant more trees and boost the environment. This...

How you can ‘shop local’ – and support independent traders in West Leeds this Christmas

Christmas 2020 will be a very different festive season for us all and with many of us turning to online retailers in search of...

Work starts on Stanningley Park improvements

Work has started on a raft of improvements to Stanningley Park - which include a new pathway for walking, jogging and cycling. As part of...

Uniform exchange distributes hundreds of items in West Leeds

Families in inner West Leeds are being encouraged to make use of a new uniform exchange set up by local councillors Jools Heselwood and...

Meet the volunteers brightening Bramley one box at a time

If you take your daily walk in Bramley you may have noticed some new artwork that is brightening up the area. Dawn Fletcher, from Bramley...

Bramley’s generosity shines through in foodbank collections

Bramley folk have risen to the challenge during the Covid-19 outbreak with a food bank collection. Local residents were asked to donate whatever they could...

Bramley councillor leaves deputy-exec role following apology over Boris Johnson ‘publicity stunt’ comments

Leeds City Council has confirmed Bramley and Stanningley councillor Julie Heselwood is no longer a deputy member of the decision-making executive board, writes democracy...

Bramley councillor apologises over Boris Johnson ‘publicity stunt’ claim

Labour councillor Jools Heselwood has apologised for claiming on Facebook that Prime Minister Boris Johnson is only in hospital as "a publicity stunt". The Bramley...

How volunteer shoppers are a lifeline to Bramley’s elderly

Older people who are self isolating in Bramley are being handed a lifeline by volunteers who go out and do their shopping for them....

Traffic calming bid to slow speeding drivers on Bramley estate

Speed bumps could help slow speeding drivers who are making the roads of Bramley’s Fairfields estate more like a race track. Bramley's councillors are consulting...