Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Rodley

West Leeds: Urgent appeal for food donations during lockdown

Do you have any food or hygiene products you can spare? A Leeds-based organisation needs your help. Pay it Forward Leeds is run by five...

West Leeds: Our 10 most-read articles of 2020

Words: John Baron For most people 2020 will be a year to forget. It wasn’t easy to live through — but it’s certainly easy to...

West Leeds: Plant nursery applies for new centre

Popular plants nursery Palmer Plants has applied for planning permission to build a new centre on its Calverley Lane site. For over 35 years Palmer...

West Leeds: Volunteers making a big difference in their communities this Christmas

Words: Martin Heaton "Thank you to everyone who has donated and helped spread some Christmas magic," - that's the message from five volunteers making...

West Leeds planning applications – 13 December 2020

Each week we publish a list of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. The following applications were published on the Leeds City...

Rodley Nature Reserve set for new duck marsh habitat

A project to improve habitat diversity for wetland species by redeveloping the duck marsh at Rodley Nature Reserve is set to begin early next...

Find it in Farsley: 100 businesses sign up to encourage people to ‘shop local’

As lockdown lifts and Leeds enters Tier 3, more than 100 Farsley businesses in the have applied to feature on a new free ‘shop...

West Leeds councillors attack ‘totally potty’ bowling green closure plans

Words: Richard Beecham Plans to close half of the bowling greens in the city have been described as “disappointing”, “nonsensical” and “potty” by west...

Councillor welcomes tree planting in Rodley, Farsley and Pudsey

Calverley & Farsley councillor Peter Carlill has welcomed the council’s tree planting programme across the city - and revealed three areas in Rodley, Farsley...

WLD Cutswatch: Mapping cuts and building sales in West Leeds

Today West Leeds Dispatch is starting to map the cuts communities in West Leeds are facing as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic. Leeds City...

Armistice Day 2020 at Rodley War Memorial – in photos

Photos: John McEvoy john_p_mcevoy@hotmail.com A service to mark Armistice Day was held at Rodley Memorial this morning. Armistice Day is commemorated every year on 11 November to...

Mark’s History: Rodley man died in WW1 aged 25

In the last of four posts coinciding with Remembrance Day, Mark Stevenson photographs the former homes of some of the brave West Leeds soldiers...