Saturday, September 26, 2020


Council dismisses social media rumours over second Holbeck-style managed zone in Pudsey

There are no plans for a second Holbeck-style 'Managed Approach Scheme' in Pudsey, Leeds City Council said today.

Pudsey to become known as ‘historic textile town’ thanks to new signs

Brown heritage signs denoting Pudsey as an ‘Historic Market Town’ are set to be replaced by signs saying 'Historic Textile Town'.

Council proposes double yellow lines on these West Leeds streets

Double yellow lines could be introduced at a number of West Leeds roads and junctions to improve access for waste collection vehicles.

West Leeds planning applications: 20 September 2020

Each week we publish a list of the latest planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The...

Photos reveal ‘shoddy’ road re-surfacing work in Pudsey

Angry Pudsey residents have shared photos of what they say is 'shoddy' work by contractor employed by Leeds City Council.

Paul Taylor: The bystander effect – and why we don’t always do what we know to be right

Fulneck School principal Paul Taylor's occasional blog this time looks at why it's time to be an 'anti-bystander.

Photos reveal shocking flytipping overnight in Pudsey

Flytippers have been condemned for dumping rubbish and waste on Troydale Lane overnight last night. The road was closed...

Firefighters tackle Pudsey shed blaze

Firefighters this evening tackled a large blaze involving a garden shed and nearby trees in Pudsey. The fire service...

Police target Pudsey drivers in crackdown

Police seized two vehicles following traffic offences by drivers during an operation on Galloway Lane in Pudsey. A number...

For sale: Video shows land for proposed housing development in Pudsey

Land which has been earmarked for for housing is being advertised for sale - just a few weeks after it received initial...

Mark’s History: The Farsley carver who created the famous figures in Thornton’s Arcade

Meet John Wormald Appleyard, one-time resident of Water Lane in 1850s Farsley, writes Mark Stevenson.

West Leeds planning applications: 13 September 2020

Each week we publish a list of new planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following...