Thursday, January 21, 2021

Fulneck

Principal calls for school staff to be vaccinated – Armley headteacher speaks of ‘confusion’

A West Leeds principal has written to Pudsey MP Stuart Andrew calling for all school staff to be vaccinated in a bid to keep...

Police target nuisance bikers in Fulneck and Black Carr Woods

Pudsey residents are being urged to report nuisance bikers blighting local beauty spots to the police. West Leeds Neighbourhood Police Team has received numerous calls...

Link road plans ‘kick in teeth’ say Tong-Fulneck Valley green belt campaigners

Bradford Council has been criticised for moving ahead with plans for a link road - which could unlock new large-scale housing development in the...

Paul Taylor: The bystander effect – and why we don’t always do what we know to be right

Fulneck School principal Paul Taylor's occasional blog this time looks at why it's time to be an 'anti-bystander. New York was a very different place...

Pudsey school pays tribute to Dame Diana Rigg

Fulneck School has paid an emotional tribute to actress and former pupil Dame Diana Rigg. The actress, known for her roles in TV series The...

Comment: Why A-level results decision is a flawed idea with grave consequences

A-level and vocational results are arriving for thousands of students today - but unlike other years, these results have been estimated after exams were...

Leeds-Bradford green belt road plans in disarray after councillors’ opposition

Councillors have voted against pursuing the next stages of a planned major road in the green belt between Bradford and Pudsey following concerns about...

Tong-Fulneck Valley: Green belt link road plans to be discussed

A new South Bradford Link Road will be discussed at a meeting tomorrow, writes Chris Young. The huge infrastructure scheme would link Westgate Hill roundabout...

Improvements to historic Bankhouse Pub receive green light

Plans to improve iconic Pudsey pub The Bankhouse have been approved by council planners. The traditional pub and restaurant closed suddenly in February, leaving owners Star Pubs...

Mark’s History: The day a Pudsey woman lost her slaves – updated

In 1841 Albertina Sophia Candida Frederica Bird (born 1781) was living on Chapel Row in Fulneck with her two daughters Juliana (born 1816) and...

Plans to improve historic Bankhouse pub submitted

Plans to improve iconic Pudsey pub The Bankhouse have been submitted by owners Star Pubs and Bars. The traditional pub and restaurant closed suddenly in...

Paul Taylor: The power of fame in troubled times

Fulneck School principal PAUL TAYLOR writes about the power of celebrity culture - and people working hard to get where they are... In the past,...