Thursday, October 1, 2020

Lower Wortley

Support eight-year-old Lower Wortley Primary School pupil Kiki in her message to Stay Home

It’s the last day to support a Lower Wortley Primary School pupil by buying her T-shirt to raise funds for Leeds hospitals...

Mark’s History: Peaky Blinders and Victorian gangs of Pudsey and West Leeds

Street Gangs in Victorian times were not just confined to Small Heath in Birmingham with the Peaky Blinders - they were in...

Mark’s History: Reminders of industrial past at new Wortley housing estate

The new housing estate at Royds Lane Mount in Lower Wortley may be new - but there are remnants of the past still to...

CCTV Images released after attempted post office robbery in Lower Wortley

Police have released images of a man they want to speak to following an attempted robbery at a post office on Dixon Lane, Lower...

Wortley firm wins vehicle fit out contracts as HS2 safety regulations take effect

With a raft of construction projects for the £56bn new high speed HS2 rail line due to get under way in 2019, a Lower...

Wortley engineering company’s £250,000 contract helps cyclists

A Lower Wortley-based engineering firm which started in its founder's shed has won a £250,000 contract to install its high-tech cyclist safety system across...

Lower Wortley: Police appeal after man seriously hurt in crash

Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious road traffic collision in Lower Wortley yesterday evening. Officers were called at 8.15pm to Lower Wortley Road...

June’s West Leeds Good Egg winner revealed: “Everyone needs Roger in their lives”

A Lower Wortley man who bends over to help anyone who needs it is our latest monthly West Leeds Good Egg. Retired Leeds City Council...

Police renew appeal over Ring Road death crash

Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision last Friday. At 6.22am officers were called to a collision between a...

Whitehall Road: New waste transfer station planned

Plans for a new waste transfer station have been submitted on Ashfield Way, off Whitehall Road. The proposals, at the Whitehall Trading Estate, would see...

West Leeds: Man, 29, dies in Ring Road collision

SECOND UPDATE: Police are appealing for witnesses following the RIng ROad accident, which saw one man die. Sergeant Ann Drury of the Major Collision Enquiry...

Lower Wortley Primary School pupils net new kit

Manning Stainton has provided budding athletes at a West Leeds junior school with a smart new kit. The Wortley branch of the estate agent...