Saturday, August 15, 2020

Glenn Broadbent

Leeds Community Foundation backs Armley Festival 2019

The Armley Festival Committee has been awarded a grant of £1,132 to support the lead up to next years festival. The money, from Leeds...

Volunteers bring colour to Armley

A team of 11 volunteers have brought colour to Moor Top in Armley, writes Glenn Broadbent. The group from National Citizens Service - The...

Armley Festival 2018: Venue change brings ‘Moor’ attractions

The third annual Armley Festival is moving from its usual Town Street setting and will this year be held on Armley Moor. Armley Festival...

West Fest 2018 shows the way for Will’s Way charity

West Leeds Rugby Union Club will hold the second West Fest on Saturday, 14th July, in aid of brain tumour charity Will’s Way, writes...

All Together Armley Group folds after two years

A community group set up to help turn around the fortunes of struggling Armley Town Street has folded after two years due to a...

Revealed: When Armley Christmas lights 2017 with switch-on

Armley Town Street will light up for Christmas on Saturday, 18th November, writes REBECCA QUARMBY.   From 12-4pm, children’s activities and stalls will take place in...

West Leeds RUFC’s win against Huddersfield epitomises club’s rise

West Leeds 41-26 Huddersfield YMCA Back in the late 90’s these sides were locked in some epic battles with them contesting the 1998 Junior Vase...

West Leeds RUFC suffer last-minute agony against Bridlington

Bridlington RUFC 28-26 West Leeds RUFC It would be wrong to begin this report without mentioning former Bridlington player, Hon Secretary and President from...

Armley heritage celebrated by youngsters

The winners of a heritage treasure hunt were awarded their prizes this weekend by Cllr Alice Smart at the Armley One Stop, writes GLENN...

Armley Festival 2017 brings community together

Armley Festival 2017 drew thousands of people to Armley Town Street and Moor despite the early morning rain on Saturday. The festival was the second...

Twickenham triumph for West Leeds RUFC is richly deserved

West Leeds RUFC 35-26 Charlton Park, RFU Intermediate Cup, Twickenham 6th May 2017 Newly-promoted West Leeds RUFC added to their trophy cabinet with this history-making...

West Leeds RUFC prepare for third consecutive Twickenham final

Yet another memorable season draws to a close for West Leeds RUFC on Saturday with their third consecutive Twickenham final, writes Glenn Broadbent. Promoted...