Saturday, April 17, 2021

Farnley

Mears wins £72 million contract to maintain West Leeds council properties

A £72 million contract to maintain local authority properties has been awarded to existing contractor Mears Limited. Leeds City Council has decided to bring more...

Farnley Reservoir campaigner issues anti-vandalism plea

A water safety campaigner has issued a stark warning in light of 'mindless' vandalism at Farnley Balancing Reservoir. Daniel Riley has been leading calls for...

West Leeds planning applications: 11 April 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...

Leeds Local Elections 2021: List of candidates published in West Leeds wards

The full list of candidates for the 6 May Leeds City Council elections have been published today. Leeds people will go to the polls to...

Police searching for missing Stanningley man Ian Kowalczyk find body

Police searching for missing Stanningley man Ian Kowalczyk have this evening confirmed that they have found a body. In a statement issued on Twitter, West...

West Leeds Planning Applications: 4 April 2021

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

Green light for New Farnley housing development

Detailed plans for 114 homes in a field in New Farnley have been given final approval by Leeds City Council. Developer Redrow already had outline...

Opinion: ‘New vision needed’ for Farnley Reservoir and surrounding valley

Concerns have been raised over the impact on wildlife after Yorkshire Water began dredging 100 tonnes of silt at Farnley Reservoir. Birdwatcher JAMIE BRASS has...

Farnley Reservoir de-silting work welcomed by campaigner

A campaigner has welcomed news that Yorkshire Water is to remove 100 tonnes of silt from Farnley Reservoir this month. The £75,000 project is expected...

New deli at The Beulah takes inspiration from Post Hill prisoner of war camp

Story: Amy Downes. Additional reporting: John Baron A new deli at a former landmark pub in West Leeds has proven a popular draw in its...

West Leeds planning applications: 14 March 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...

West Leeds planning applications: 7 March 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...