Sunday, October 25, 2020

coronavirus

Farsley enterprise nets £97k Covid-19 culture grant

A Farsley-based social enterprise s celebrating receiving a funding grant as part of the government’s #HereforCulture campaign. The Culture...

Kirkstall councillor shortlisted for Covid hero award

Councillor Hannah Bithell has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award that recognises the contributions of “Covid-19 Heroes”. The...

‘Leeds has cleaner air’ argues senior councillor as Clean Air Zone plans are scrapped

Leeds City Council’s controversial clean air charging zone plans are set to be officially scrapped by the authority and Government, writes Richard...

Leeds: What to do if your child has Coronavirus symptoms

Parents and carers of children in Leeds are being offered guidance on what to do if their child falls ill and they...

Council leader calls for city to come together – as Leeds put on ‘high alert’

Leeds City Council’s leader has called on the district to come together to combat the “insidious” virus after the city was officially ranked...

Leeds council leader warns of ‘steep and serious’ Covid rise – as Calverley & Farsley Tory criticises 10pm curfew ‘U-turn’

Leeds City Council leader Judith Blake has warned that the city faces fresh Government restrictions next week following a 'steep and serious'...

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...

Historic Bramley Baths nets £168,000 from Culture Recovery Fund

Community led Bramley Baths is to receive a potentially lifesaving financial boost to help them through the Coronavirus pandemic.

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...

Home birdwatching project takes Armley’s elderly under its wing

A group of older people in Armley will form a flock of budding birdwatchers this winter thanks to a new community project...

Playgrounds re-open in Farsley and Calverley

After deep cleaning and safety measures being implemented, the playgrounds in Hainsworth Park and Farfield Rec in Farsley have now re-opened.

Comment: Council must be transparent and open over the sale of our buildings

We recently reported that Leeds City Council was open to selling up to half its office buildings due to increasing numbers of...