Saturday, August 15, 2020

Oldfield Lane

Video: Wortley sports pitch campaign’s new chair is a former Liberal Party leader

A campaign to stop housing being built on the former TV Harrison ground in Wortley has revealed its new chairman - former...

Comment: A sporting chance for Wortley’s TV Harrison ground?

At the heart of Wortley, on the north side of Oldfield Lane near to Five Lane Ends, there is a large open...

Appeal to help trace relatives of Wortley scrap metal merchant

A West Leeds man is looking to trace the relatives of a Wortley man who lived in the area from the 1930s...

Council turns down Wortley pitch community asset bid for third time

Campaigners have vowed to fight on following the latest decision not to list a former Wortley sports field – where Leeds United...

Children write to Boris Johnson to save ‘Wortley’s Wembley’

Youngsters are calling on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to save a former sports ground known locally as 'Wortley's Wembley'.

Wortley’s Wembley: 4,200-name petition submitted to council – but authority won’t back down

Campaigners have presented a 4,219 signature petition wish to preserve a playing field earmarked for housing on Oldfield Lane in Wortley.

Wortley: Campaigners hit out as council rejects bid to list former sports field as community asset

Campaigners have criticised a decision not to list a former Wortley sports field - where Leeds United legends once played - as...

Video: TV Harrison football match nets charity cash

Wortley's TV Harrison ground was brought back to life yesterday for a charity football game that raised almost £1,000

Machete-wielding thug threatened man in Wortley

Police have released an e-fit image of a man who threatened someone with a machete during an attempted robbery in Wortley.

TV Harrison campaigners kick off to raise charity cash for young Oliver

It's a football pitch which Leeds United legends like Paul Reaney and David Batty used to play on as youngsters.

Reader’s Letter: TV Harrison group challenges council over green space provision in Armley and Wortley

A campaign group fighting to stop the former TV Harrison sports ground in Oldfield Lane, Wortley, from being turned into housing have...

TV Harrison Ground: Contractor appointed as council pushes ahead with Oldfield Lane housing plans

A contractor has been appointed to develop Leeds City Council’s plans to build council housing on the site of the former TV...