Saturday, November 28, 2020

river Aire

Kirkstall: Abbey clean-up marks World Rivers Day

Volunteers help clean-up the riverbank at Kirkstall Abbey to mark World Rivers Day. World Rivers Day is a celebration...

City Reach: Major West Leeds regeneration site set for £200 million redesign

Latimer, Clarion Housing Group’s development arm, has completed the purchase of a major new £200 million residential site off Kirkstall Road.

Discover the river on your doorstep in West Leeds

An online hub of riverside walks will celebrate project that will see Atlantic salmon return to the River Aire after an absence...

Work starts on River Aire fish passes at Armley and Newlay

Work has started to install fish passes on two weirs in West Leeds, as part of a multi-million project to allow salmon...

Kirkstall: Breathtaking drone footage captures River Aire fish pass work

New aerial footage has shown how work has been progressing on installing a new fish pass on the River Aire near Kirkstall...

Man who died in River Aire tragedy named as Farnley Academy teacher Lewis Howlett – UPDATED

A man who died in the River Aire this weekend has been named as Farnley Academy teacher Lewis Howlett.

Man dies in River Aire – police warn of dangers of open water swimming in hot weather

A 25-year-old man died after going for a swim in the River Aire in the Kirkstall area last night.

Mark’s History: the Georgian walk (and pebble ‘beach’) at back of Kirkstall Morrisons

At the back of Kirkstall Morrisons is a very Georgian walk, writes Mark Stevenson. You have a very...

In photos: River Aire fish pass work at Kirkstall Abbey

Have you been wondering what all the work and noise is about on the River Aire at Kirkstall recently?

Mark’s History: Walk including ‘haunted’ Abbey Inn and secret tunnels – Updated

As we are not allowed to visit museums these days, you could look at this walks as an open air museum, writes...

How planting 300,000 extra trees could help prevent flooding in Kirkstall and Burley

More than 300,000 more trees will now be planted in the River Aire catchment area to help reduce flood risk in places...

Storm Dennis: Swollen River Aire and Wortley Beck in photos – UPDATED

Photos: Mark Stevenson & Samantha Stewart & Jim Corah Our...