Monday, August 10, 2020

Rodley

Leeds West Academy expansion plans set for green light – despite some local concerns

Proposals to expand Leeds West Academy from a capacity of 1,200 to 1,500 students will be discussed by councillors on the decision-making...

West Leeds planning applications: 14 June 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. Please note that due...

Leeds West Academy to benefit from joining educational alliance

The trust which runs Leeds West Academy has today become a member of an alliance of education establishents with a shared commitment...

West Leeds planning applications: 5 June 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. Please note that due...

£110k expansion of Leeds West Academy gets go ahead

A £110,000 scheme to expand the number of places available at Leeds West Academy has been given the green light by council...

A day in the life of a West Leeds headteacher during lockdown

In the week schools are set to open more widely, community reporter Jo Fiddes talks to Sarah Griggs, head teacher of Valley...

Mark’s History: There and back again – a walk between Rodley and Apperley Bridge

You could call this walk ‘There and back again’ as its route takes you from Rodley to Apperley Bridge and back again...

Business spotlight: Clare Clifford at Sunshine Media

When community reporter Jim Corah last spoke with Rodley-based Clare Clifford, she had been nominated for the Business Mum of the year....

Mark’s History: Harold Parks died just three days before VE Day

Here’s the latest in a series by Mark Stevenson looking at some of the real-life incidents behind the names on West Leeds war memorials, as we...

Mark’s History: Rodley’s Walter Johnson and the greatest British naval disaster of WW2

Here’s the latest in a series by Mark Stevenson looking at some of the real-life incidents behind the names on West Leeds war memorials, as we...

West Leeds: How to play your part in VE Day 75th anniversary celebrations

Residents across Leeds are being urged to play their part in the 75th anniversary celebrations of VE Day from home.

West Leeds Planning Applications: 26 April 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. Please note that due...