Thursday, October 1, 2020

Phil Marken

West Leeds: Digital volunteer centre set up to tackle Coronavirus outbreak

Kirkstall Road-based community hub Open Source Arts has set up a digital volunteer centre to instigate community action to curb the coronavirus...

Kirkstall flood campaigners’ delight at World Cleanup Day

A group of community campaigners who help maintain parts of the River Aire have taken part in a World Cleanup Day event...

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...

Live music nights hit right note at Open Source Arts

Open Source Arts is opening its doors for live music nights as a gig venue and part of the growing music scene in Leeds,...

Team Kirkstall return to St Ann’s Mill for balsam bashing

A group of volunteers who hold monthly clean-ups on the riverbank in Burley and Kirkstall are holding their latest tidy up with a Himalayan...

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...

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...

First Team Kirkstall clean-up of 2018 announced

The first Team Kirkstall clean-up of 2018 will see volunteers help clear and tidy the riverbank area around Burley Mills Woods. Team Kirkstall is a...

Reader’s Letter: Join Team Kirkstall for latest riverside clean-up

Dear Team Kirkstall, Join us tomorrow (Saturday) at 10am for another great riverbank clean-up! Also - our next and final cleanup of the year is...

Kirkstall floods one year on: Community still picking up the pieces

It's been nearly a year since the River Aire broke its banks and left parts of Kirkstall under several feet of cold and muddy...