Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Farsley

Developer returns with new Farsley housing plans

Seven new homes could be built on land next to Grade II Listed Poplar Farm on Bagley Lane in Farsley. Applicant Mr J Patel withdrew...

West Leeds planning applications: 21 February 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...

These outer West Leeds groups and projects are set to benefit from council cash

Christmas lights, support for 'In Bloom' groups and new 'natter benches' will all receive council funding, councillors have agreed. Members of the Outer West...

Outer West: Universal Credit claimants almost double due to pandemic

The number of people receiving Universal Credit for unemployment in Outer West Leeds has almost doubled since March 2020. Latest figures show the number of...

Calls for dramatic improvements to bus services in outer West Leeds

Public transport in Outer West Leeds needs to improve dramatically if Leeds Council is serious about luring people away from car usage. That was the...

Councillors demand answers as calls increase for urgent speed cameras on ‘racetrack’ road

Councillors have renewed calls for permanent speed cameras along the A647 Bradford Road in Pudsey amid growing concerns over 'boy racers' using the road...

Hainsworth Park fundraiser hits major milestone – as Hainsworth family member backs appeal

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j8vpxDi8XWM&fbclid=IwAR1H0O1K56YSxzpKj-OU0hoKGExKq8h1Pwsfh00xr3N-A9SyEFhQdcWW2Lg It's been 100 years since Hainsworth Park was donated by mill owners to the Farsley community. The great grandson of the great AW Hainsworth has...

Outside exhibition aims to encourage lockdown exercise in Farsley

Farsley's Sunny Bank Mills Gallery is tackling the problems posed by Covid-19 - by staging a new exhibition outside. The gallery, part of the historic...

Farsley Celtic vote to void National League North season amid Covid-19 and funding concerns

Farsley Celtic Football Club has voted to null and void the 2020/21 Vanarama National League North season with immediate effect. The club issued a statement...

Farsley Celtic to vote on whether to end season

National League clubs - including Farsley Celtic - are set to vote on whether to scrap the current season amid fears of coronavirus and...

West Leeds planning applications: 1 February 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...

Fundraiser launched for new playground as Farsley park celebrates centenary

A group of residents in Farsley are launching a fundraiser to build a new playground in historic Hainsworth Park. The Friends of Hainsworth Park is...