Saturday, September 19, 2020

Kirkstall

Uniform exchange distributes hundreds of items in West Leeds

Families in inner West Leeds are being encouraged to make use of a new uniform exchange set up by local councillors Jools...

Kirkstall Covid-19 cluster under control – but city may face ‘movement restrictions’

One of Leeds’s most senior civil servants has claimed the city may have to face “movement restrictions” if the district’s spread of...

Kirkstall: Harvard Mills to close as new housing development moves closer to reality

The popular Harvard Mills discount store is set to close its doors 'in the next few months' - as work on a...

More West Leeds schools close streets to create pedestrian and cyclist zones

Streets around a further two West Leeds primary schools were closed to traffic during the school run from today.

West Leeds planning applications: 6 September 2020

Each week we publish a list of new planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following...

Civic leaders call for city-wide response as Leeds expected to be added to coronavirus watch list

Civic leaders and public health officials in Leeds are calling for a city-wide effort to avoid further restrictions being put in place...

Mark’s History: The old buildings and ford along a walk in the Kirkstall Valley

I would not say this walk is unspoilt but I would grab it whilst you can, writes Mark Stevenson.

West Leeds planning applications: 30 August 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following applications were...

Abbey House Museum and Armley Mills re-open after lockdown closure

Museum-lovers in West Leeds can rediscover millions of years of history now council-run venues across the city have officially reopened.

Playgrounds across West Leeds set to re-open

Playgrounds across West Leeds are set to re-open for the first time after lockdown. Plans have been developed by...

Rum festival set to move online

One of the city's most respected names in hospitality – who lives in Kirkstall – has announced that the popular Leeds Rum...

Council continues to monitor Coronavirus cluster in Kirkstall and Burley

Leeds City Council is continuing to monitor a cluster of coronavirus cases in Kirkstall - as infection rates across the city increase.