Thursday, August 13, 2020

Kirkstall

River Aire footbridge closes for flood prevention work

A popular footbridge over the River Aire has been temporarily closed until August 2021 to allow vital flood defence work to be...

Kirkstall Festival 2020 goes online to celebrate community

This Saturday should have been Kirkstall Festival’s 40th event. Unfortunately the event has been postponed until 2021 due to Covid-19, although members...

West Leeds planning applications: 5 July 2020

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

Three more off-road bikers targeted by police in West Leeds

Leeds District Off Road Bike Team have taken three more illegal bikers off the road. Two illegal off roaders...

Kirkstall: Breathtaking drone footage captures River Aire fish pass work

New aerial footage has shown how work has been progressing on installing a new fish pass on the River Aire near Kirkstall...

Older people take action to reduce lockdown loneliness in Burley and Kirkstall

Older people are leading a new campaign to reduce lockdown loneliness in Burley and Kirkstall.           Thirty older people...

Kirkstall Forge: Offices and multi-storey car park approved by council

Detailed plans for two eight-storey office blocks and a multi-storey car park at the £400 million Kirkstall Forge site have been approved...

Redcote Lane: Apartment plans ‘inappropriate’ says civic watchdog

A civic watchdog has labelled proposals for approximately 160 apartments at the former Jump Arena trampoline site on Redcote Lane as 'inappropriate'.

A65: More details emerge of ‘fast-tracked’ temporary cycle lane plans

New temporary cycle lanes on the A65 Kirkstall Road will play a vital role in helping people travel safely in the recovery...

Comment: It’s time to get the Rising Sun’s future sorted out – before it’s too late

It's a landmark Kirkstall Road pub which has suffered from floods, fire and vandalism in the past, writes John Baron.

West Leeds planning applications: 5 June 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. Please note that due...