Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Cllr Matt Gibson

Could you help these Farnley school children boost their reading?

School children in Farnley are appealing for volunteers to help them improve their reading skills, writes Matt Gibson. Pupils...

Leeds elections 2019: West Leeds overview, reaction and analysis

It was a night of drama befitting the cavernous setting of Leeds's First Direct Arena. Labour’s Richard Lewis lost the Pudsey seat he'd held for...

Farnley & Wortley: Leeds Local election result 2019

Labour'sMatt Gibson has lost his seat in Farnley and Wortley Ward at the 2019 Leeds local elections. Gibson won the seat at the expense of...

Farnley: Scouts take pride in community with litter pick

More than 30 bags of rubbish were filled as children from the 24th South and West Cubs and Beavers took part in a community...

Campaigners’ joy as de-silting of Farnley Reservoir is confirmed

Farnley Reservoir is to be regularly de-silted following a hard-fought campaign by local residents, councillor and Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves. The reservoir's owners, Yorkshire...

Wortley: Car park bid to ease Leeds United parking problems

A new car park for Leeds United supporters could help alleviate problems with matchday parking in Wortley, it's been claimed. Residents living in parts of...

Rachel Reeves MP urges businesses to join Farnley Reservoir action day

Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves is encouraging local businesses to join a “Day of Action” to help clean up Farnley Reservoir. The reservoir is...

Action day planned at Farnley Reservoir

Residents are being encouraged to make a difference and take part in a day of action to clean-up around Farnley Reservoir and help restore...

Farnley: Public meeting tackles number 42 bus problems

A public meeting will tackle ongoing problems with the number 42 bus, which runs through Farnley and Wortley and into Leeds city centre. Cllr Matt...