Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Farnley

West Leeds Planning Applications: 17 January 2021

Each week we publish a list of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following applications were published on the Leeds City...

Green light for highways improvements around Stonebridge Mills development

A £40,000 package of highway works connected to plans for more than 112 dwellings at historic Stonebridge Mills have received the green light from...

Computer donations to struggling pupils expanded to more West Leeds schools

An appeal for old laptops and desktop computers in Pudsey to help students learning from home during lockdown is being expanded into other parts...

Mark’s History: A winter’s walk around Park Spring, Post Hill and Pudsey Road

Words & Photos: Mark Stevenson Park Spring is an ancient woodland just off of Wood Lane in Farnley. It may well get its name from...

Mark’s History: The demise of Farnley’s derelict house

Words & photos: Mark Stevenson This plot of land in 1844 was in fact two plots. The lower half (next to what is left of...

Cutswatch: What is set to be cut by Leeds City Council in 2021’s budget

Words: Richard Beecham Additional reporting: John Baron £118m is set to be cut from Leeds City Council’s budget next year. This will affect hundreds of job roles...

West Leeds: Our 10 most-read articles of 2020

Words: John Baron For most people 2020 will be a year to forget. It wasn’t easy to live through — but it’s certainly easy to...

West Leeds planning applications: 27 December 2020

Each week we publish a list of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following applications were published on the Leeds City...

Rachel Reeves MP Column: Support our local shops and businesses

Words: Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves With so many small businesses struggling to survive, there has never been a more crucial time to support our...

West Leeds planning applications: 20 December 2020

Each week we publish a list of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following applications were published on the Leeds City...

Fresh twist in long-running planning saga as developer submits new housing plans in Farnley

Developers behind controversial proposals to build more than 100 properties in a field in New Farnley have submitted fresh plans. Developer Redrow already has outline...

West Leeds planning applications – 13 December 2020

Each week we publish a list of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following applications were published on the Leeds City...