Sunday, April 11, 2021

Leeds City Council

Farnley Sports and Social Club: Planning wrangle rumbles on as arsonists strike again

An eyesore building at the centre of a planning standoff between developers and council planners is no closer to having its future resolved, we...

Pudsey council houses set for solar power boost

Around 75 council homes in Pudsey are in line to have solar power installed - and benefit from free electricity! The council is offering to...

Kirkstall shop plans may be approved – despite local traffic concerns

Plans to expand a busy Kirkstall retail park look set to be approved in principle by the council - despite local concern that it...

#breezegames to provide summer fun in west Leeds

Bulldogs ... chaaaaaarge! Young people across west Leeds are set for a summer of fun when #BreezeGames heads their way this summer.  #BreezeGames offers challenges...

IWCC: Ley Lane CCTV, footpath and youth services net council cash

Closed circuit television for a troubled west Leeds estate, a new footpath, funding for a community shop and youth projects are among several  community...

Community initiatives set for funding decisions at Inner West Community Committee

Come and see democracy in action - and local councillors making decisions which could affect you - when the Inner West Community Committee meets...

Swinnow Road roundabouts: Improvement or just confusing?

A double roundabout aimed at improving traffic flow at a congested west Leeds junction has been branded 'confusing' and 'illogical' by baffled motorists. Last month...

New contractor for Mike’s Carpets building – but project still on knife-edge

A new contractor has been appointed to restore a run-down landmark building in Armley to its former glory. But there are fears the stalled renovation project on the...

Farnley residents call time on social club ‘eyesore’

West Leeds residents are calling for a vandalised social club building to be demolished. Residents say that the derelict Farnley Sports and Social Club building,...

Kirkstall councillor Lucinda Yeadon is new Leeds council deputy

Kirkstall Labour councillor Lucinda Yeadon has become deputy leader of Leeds City Council. Cllr Yeadon joins Kippax and Methley councillor James Lewis as deputy to...

Comment: Will someone help me clean up Farnley?

I'm going to start with an unusual plea: Will someone help me to clean up my community? I live in Farnley and recently took my...