Tuesday, September 22, 2020

New Wortley Community Association

Elvis impersonator Sam is latest West Leeds Local Hero

Sam Horner, of the Leeds Rhinos Foundation, has been announced as the latest recipient of the West Leeds Local Hero award, writes...

Three West Leeds ‘local legends’ honoured by Civic Society virtual blue plaque

Three more West Leeds community organisations have been honours by city watchdog Leeds Civic Trust for their inspirational work during lockdown.

New Wortley Community Association hailed as a #locallegend during crisis

A civic watchdog has recognised the work of volunteers and workers at New Wortley Community Association during the Covid-19 pandemic.

How New Wortley Community Association is providing vital support during lockdown

A West Leeds community organisation is providing vital support to vulnerable and isolated people during the Coronavirus crisis, writes Stacey Rennard.

Have a say on New Wortley ‘gateway’ plans at event

West Leeds residents are being invited to have their say on two new projects to improve parts of New Wortley.

West Leeds organisations gain grants to tackle male suicide

Organisations aiming to tackle high suicide rates in West Leeds are amongst the successful applicants in the latest round of grants from Leeds City...

Healthy holidays for West Leeds children

Community projects in West Leeds have benefited from the latest slice from a £150,000 funding pot children to have healthy, happy holidays that will...

Have your say on plans for community-led housing in New Wortley

New Wortley residents can have their say on plans to build community-led housing in their inner city community. BILL GRAHAM, from New Wortley Community...

From West Leeds to Westminster: Anti-loneliness campaigners highlight work

Two West Leeds community organisations working to prevent loneliness have attended Prime Minister’s Question Time and a reception at 10 Downing Street. Bramley Elderly Action's...

New Wortley Community Centre architects up for top award

The designers of an extension to New Wortley Community Centre have been shortlisted for a prestigious architecture award. Project Office, which is a design and...

New Wortley: Group wins £300,000 to improve community health

New Wortley Community Association (NWCA) has been successful in securing a £300,000 grant to develop an exciting community-led health project in West Leeds. In recent...

7 things you need to know about New Wortley community housing plans

New Wortley Community Association (NWCA) has been successful in securing a grant to develop an exciting community-led housing project in West Leeds. As reported earlier...