Monday, August 10, 2020

community reporters

Mark’s History: That ‘monstrous abortion’ – Richardshaw Lane!

So is it Richardshaw Lane, Rickershaw Lane or Ricardshaw Lane? writes Mark Stevenson. On all of the Ordnance Survey...

How this West Leeds community fruit and veg box seller is promoting healthy eating to families

Food and health champions FoodWise Leeds and Zest delivered an interactive competition for families as part of the #Vegrocks campaign to promote eating and growing vegetables...

Paul Abraham: Eight tips to help create a positive mental attitude

By Paul Abraham of www.headingonwards.com “No-one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” ELEANOR ROOSEVELT

Comment: A sporting chance for Wortley’s TV Harrison ground?

At the heart of Wortley, on the north side of Oldfield Lane near to Five Lane Ends, there is a large open...

Pudsey Pound proves a popular draw to support town trade

A new Pudsey lottery is proving a popular draw as it looks to support businesses looking to bounce back following lockdown and...

Simon’s Snaps: Rodley Cricket Club’s first home game since lockdown

Rodley Cricket Club played their first homer game after lockdown ended on Saturday, recording a win against Adwalton in Division Three of...

Farsley date for Litter Free Pudsey volunteers

Volunteers at Litter Free Pudsey group are expanding their clean-up operations beyond the town's boundary - by hosting a litter pick in...

Award for Farnley duo cooking up a treat for older people

Farnley residents Rebecca Durrant and Craig Parker have been crowned this week’s West Leeds Local Heroes, writes Jo Fiddes.  

Mark’s History: From tanneries to tobacco and floods – the rich past (and future) of Thyssen Krupp site

I read a while ago in the WLD that this place is going to be hundreds of flats and the first thing I...

Hawksworth hero Cherie nets community recognition

Cherie Cartwright has been named as the latest recipient of the West Leeds Local Hero award, writes Jo Fiddes.

West Leeds cricket round-up: Wins for Pudsey Congs & St Lawrence in successful weekend

Several West Leeds cricket teams were in action over the weekend, with a number of wins and close defeats, writes Jim Corah.

Paul Abraham: Five ways to de-stress in your chair

By Paul Abraham of www.headingonwards.com As both the body and the mind can become quite bogged down while...