Thursday, September 24, 2020

Open Source Arts

Kirkstall Valley group seeks administrator for micro-grants programme

A West Leeds community organisation is wanting to employ someone living in the Kirkstall Valley area and surrounding neighbourhoods to look after its new...

Newlay: Riverbank clean-up attracts volunteers from across West Leeds

Residents of Newlay and further afield came together for a riverbank clean up and litter pick on Friday, organised by the River Stewardship Company,...

West Leeds: Calling all artists! Open Source Arts offers support

A Kirkstall Road arts organisation has begun to take applications for its new Artist Development Scheme. After holding a design brunch for the scheme last...

Join first 2019 riverside clean-up at Burley Mills Weir

Volunteers maintaining the banks of the River Aire since the Boxing Day floods of 2015 will host their first clean-up event of 2019 tomorrow...

Kirkstall Road creative centre launches programme for emerging artists

Bosses at a Kirkstall Road creative centre are providing guidance and resources to help the development of new artists and help them express themselves...

Kirkstall Valley: Meeting discusses zero carbon and climate friendly communities

A meeting will discuss how we can work together to create healthier, more prosperous, low carbon and climate resilient communities - with a focus...

Open Source Arts has BIG, Creative Plans for West Leeds wild spaces

Open Source Arts will be delivering river stewardship volunteer days along the River Aire, to run alongside the weekend riverbank cleanups they run as...

Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn visits Kirkstall

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was in Kirkstall and Burley today visiting businesses affected by the Boxing Day floods of 2015, writes Jill Buckley. Mr Corbyn...

Kirkstall Road creative hub kickstarts #ReclaimTheCanal Campaign

A new community project aims to bring people together who want to use the Leeds Canal towpath and other riverside paths after dark -...

Kirkstall Road creative hub to ‘reclaim canal’ with Bike Night

Cyclists are set to 'reclaim' parts of Leeds-Liverpool Canal deemed to be unsafe at night with a special Bike Night ride. Creative hub Open Source...

Kirkstall Road: Event celebrates contributions of asylum seekers

A multi-cultural celebration featuring live music, an international YouTube disco, dancing, and food has been a big success. The event was hosted by Open Source...

West Leeds creative hub welcomes asylum seekers and refugees

A creative hub off Kirkstall Road is opening up its doors to asylum seekers, refugees and their supporters. Open Source Arts will host a party...