Thursday, October 22, 2020

community reporters

How places like Gotts Park will help people as stricter lockdowns loom…

Tim Barber reports on how Wade’s Charity is helping 98% of Leeds residents to live within a 10-minute walk of a green...

Calls to protect foxes from poison in Bramley Fall Woods

Volunteers needed to help protect foxes and dogs in Bramley Fall Woods, writes Eleonor Smith. WLD reported concerns in...

Mark’s History: Memories of Pudsey’s town mayor in the 50s

When Kathryn Morgan got in touch with me to tell me she had been sorting through some old family photos and other...

Paul Abraham: Are you worried about worrying?

By Paul Abraham of www.headingonwards.com We all have times of worry concerning various issues like, your job, money,...

Lottery support for Calverley Old Hall plans

The National Lottery's Heritage Fund has given initial support to plans by the Landmark Trust to develop Calverley Old Hall, writes Anne...

Armley ‘grot spot’ is becoming a nice spot!

A grot spot in Mistress Lane, Armley is undergoing a transformation, writes Andy Dalton. A patch of land opposite...

Mark’s History: Denison Hall – the ‘grandest’ house in West Leeds?

The information for this blue plaque must have been written by an estate agent, writes Mark Stevenson. To say...

Farsley Celtic earn late draw and first point of new season against York

A late Dave Syers header earned Farsley a deserved first point of the new season against promotion favourites York City in a...

Pudsey Pacers run their own virtual London Marathon around town

Pudsey Pacers Running Club have run the Virtual London Marathon by completing several laps around their home town. This...

Hawksworth Wood community light up the night

The community of Hawksworth Wood are reversing the doom and gloom of Covid by hosting their own version of Light Night, writes...

Paul Abraham: How to detox your mind

By Paul Abraham of www.headingonwards.com We hear a great deal about detoxing our bodies and how there are...

Mark’s History: Newlay Stone Bridge’s past – and a lovely view too!

Newlay Stone Bridge number 221 is the oldest bridge in Newlay, something I think people forget when they talk about the younger...