Sunday, April 11, 2021

Cllr Mark Harrison

Pudsey raises £2,400 for socially distanced ‘natter’ benches

An appeal to raise money to install a natter bench to combat loneliness and isolation in Pudsey has raised enough cash to buy TWO...

Pudsey launches fundraiser for socially distanced ‘natter bench’

Residents in Pudsey have so far raised more than £1,000 to install a socially distanced ‘natter bench’ to combat loneliness during the coronavirus pandemic....

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...

Councillors hope Pudsey Leisure Centre improvements will boost attendance

Pudsey councillors have welcomed a £30,000 cash injection for Pudsey Leisure Centre. As reported by the Dispatch earlier this month, £500k of investment from...

Improvements to Pudsey’s parks are progressing – but vandalism slows progress

Improvements being made to three parks in Pudsey ward are progressing - but vandalism is slowing work down, writes Keely Bannister.  Tyersal Park, Swinnow...

Five things we learnt from Pudsey & Swinnow Community Forum

The latest Pudsey & Swinnow Community Forum has been held at Swinnow Community Centre. Whilst the forum’s are ideal for people not on social...

X-Factor makeover for Swinnow Community Centre

West Leeds Dispatch recently re-visited Swinnow Community Centre to see the unveiling of its internal refurbishment, and what this means for the community that...

Pudsey: 20mph zones welcomed by councillors

Road safety measures are set to be implemented in Pudsey to limit speed on residential roads to 20mph. Pudsey is included as part of a...

Pudsey councillor calls for ‘free’ waste disposal

A Pudsey councillor has called for waste disposal at tips in Leeds to be free of charge. Those using council recycling sites around the city...

‘Speed limits apply to all’: Pudsey motorists urged to be more responsible

Speed monitoring devices will be installed at locations around Pudsey in a bid to tackle problems with speeding motorists in the town. The Speed Indicator...

£1 million fire safety measures for Bramley and Pudsey schools

Fire safety measures worth £1,077,000 have been earmarked for three schools in Bramley and Pudsey. Leeds City Council has approved funds to improve fire compartmentation...