Saturday, August 15, 2020

Kirkstall Valley Development Trust (KVDT)

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...

How Kirkstall has a unit in the heart of its community

Unit 11 threw its doors open at Kirkstall Bridge Shopping Park in September 2019. Since then it has become the thriving heart...

Kirkstall Valley Farm meeting draws 50 people into volunteer roles

About 50 people offered their individual skills and enthusiastic support to help create and make Kirkstall Valley Farm a massive success ata...

New creative writing group starts in Kirkstall

Are you interested in writing, and want to swap ideas and write in a comfortable and supporting environment? Don’t spend pounds on...