Saturday, April 17, 2021

kirkstall road

Colouring books for marginalised communities launched by West Leeds creatives

A not-for-profit creative studio in West Leeds has developed a series of colouring books to be distributed to local community organisations in Leeds and...

West Leeds organisations boosted by Culture Recovery Fund

Six West Leeds culture organisations have received lifeline financial support to get them through the next stage of the Coronavirus pandemic. Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden...

Extended opening hours at Leeds household waste sites – including Kirkstall Road and Pudsey

Opening hours at all Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) are set to be extended from next week and the number of slots available to...

Mark’s History: Photos capture flood defence work at site once known as ‘Lower Daniel Ings’

Words and Photos: Mark Stevenson You may have noticed over the last few weeks ‘tipper trucks’ going up and down Kirkstall Road. They go up full...

West Leeds: Brownfield sites could benefit from part of £60m housing cash

Words: Richard Beecham Sites in Leeds could get a slice of more than £60m to help build houses on former industrial land in the region. The...

Have your say on plans for new cycling route at ‘gateway’ to West Leeds

A key gateway to West Leeds could get a new cycle lane - and link up with existing infrastructure down Kirkstall Road. People are being...

What could 600 new flats mean for traffic on Kirkstall Road?

Words: David Spereall A plan to build more than 600 new flats on the site of a former food factory could create more congestion on...

Decision expected on housing plans for former Arla foods site

Councillors will discuss proposals for a major residential development on the former Arla foods site off Kirkstall Road in Burley next month. Developers Marshalls Commercial...

Appeal for members at new Kirkstall Valley Farm

A community run farm in inner city West Leeds is appealing for more members in a bid to help it reach the 200-mark by...

Mark’s History: The past, present and future of former Maxi’s restaurant site

Words and photos: Mark Stevenson Maxi’s restaurant, like many other buildings that have stood on this site, has been demolished to be replaced by student...

Kirkstall Road: Police appeal after woman taken to hospital with serious injuries

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman pedestrian was hit by a wagon close to the fire station on Kirkstall Road. At about 10.15am...

Number 35 bus axed to ‘meet passenger demand across network’ – First

A lifeline West Leeds bus service has been axed in order to meet passenger demand across the network during the Coronavirus pandemic - bus...