Sunday, October 25, 2020

Kirkstall Valley Development Trust (KVDT)

West Leeds rallies to provide free meals to hungry children

From a Bramley sandwich shop to traders on an Armley industrial estate and community activists in Kirkstall - West Leeds is rallying...

Meeting to reveal five-year plan for sustainable Kirkstall Valley

A five-year strategy on the future sustainability of the Kirkstall Valley is set to be unveiled at an online meeting next month.

Kirkstall project hosts virtual AGM with a difference

One of Leeds's most ambitious community driven projects is holding an annual general meeting with a difference this year.

Kirkstall Valley: People-powered farm captures imaginations over summer

Kirkstall Valley Farm has been very busy lately since lockdown measures were reduced, writes Ramona Green. Family activities were...

Burley community stalwart up for top award

Burley community stalwart Adele Rae is in the running for a top national award. Ms Rae, who is a...

How to get involved at new Kirkstall Valley Farm

Work is continuing among volunteers getting the new community led Kirkstall Valley Farm up and running. Land group lead Jenny Lawrence has the latest...

Three West Leeds ‘local legends’ honoured by Civic Society virtual blue plaque

Three more West Leeds community organisations have been honours by city watchdog Leeds Civic Trust for their inspirational work during lockdown.

Work continues on getting people-powered Kirkstall Valley Farm up and running

Work is continuing to gather pace among volunteers getting the new community led Kirkstall Valley Farm up and running. Land group lead...

How these amazing illustrations of Kirkstall were created

Local photographer and artist, Mindy Goose, writes for West Leeds Dispatch about her illustrations of Kirkstall.

Unit 11 celebrates first birthday with world record bunting attempt – and applauds Kirkstall’s Covid-19 response

Unit 11 Community Hub celebrates its first birthday in September and what a year it has been - something of a baptism...

Kirkstall: Community hub has become a Covid 19 ...

Kirkstall Valley Development Trust’s community hub - known locally as Unit 11 - has recently transformed into a Covid 19 support centre,...

Kirkstall: Organisation thanks volunteers for help

Kirkstall Valley Development Trust's community hub in Kirkstall Bridge Shopping Park is at the heart of the community's response to the Coronavirus...