Saturday, August 15, 2020

Leeds

Have your say on review of Leeds statues and monuments

A public consultation on the future of statues and monuments in Leeds has now started - and residents are being urged to...

Could e-scooters be the future of transport in Leeds?

Rush hour in Leeds could soon have a new addition to the streams of motorists, cyclists and pedestrians coming in and out...

Everything you need to know about Leeds council parking charges resuming

Charges for Leeds City Council car parks and on street parking will resume from Saturday 4 July 2020, with some important changes...

Guest post: Why Stanningley Road bus priority measures ‘may not work’

A couple of weeks ago the West Leeds Dispatch featured an interview with Richard Lewis, Leeds City Council’s member for transport where he claimed that...

Will west Leeds face council cuts next budget? Join The Dispatch for a big data hack to uncover the facts.

Cuts to services will be a hot topic in March when local authorities set their annual budgets - but would you like to help...

Feast your eyes on a real Christmas cracker of a musical show in Farsley

What has a splash of classic Christmas spirit, a whiff of sprouts and a giant turkey that steals the show? Nope, it's not a...

Howzat! Rodley Cricket Club attempts to break its own Guinness World Record

A cricket club in Rodley will bowl through the night in an attempt to smash its own Guinness World Record tomorrow (Saturday August 12). Following last year, which...

Kirkstall floods – crowdfunders raise thousands to help businesses

Crowdfunding appeals to help businesses and organisations down Kirkstall Road have so far raised thousands of pounds - thanks to the generosity of the...

What time is Bramley bonfire lit?

Bramley bonfire is always a big draw - and this year the fireworks promise to be as explosive as ever! People of all ages are...

First Bus to support Bramley Elderly Action’s minibuses

Bus giants First are set to help maintain Bramley Elderly Action's three minibuses in a groundbreaking new link up. First Bus, who have depot in...

Is Armley Gyratory key to Leeds’ transport future?

Armley Gyratory could be set for much-needed revamp after being named in a major report into the future infrastructure of transport in Leeds. A report...

Swinnow school expansion leads to road safety boost

Plans to expand a west Leeds school could help reduce traffic in nearby streets, it's been claimed. Leeds City Council’s decision-making executive board recently approved...