Saturday, April 17, 2021

Simon Seary

Calls for dramatic improvements to bus services in outer West Leeds

Public transport in Outer West Leeds needs to improve dramatically if Leeds Council is serious about luring people away from car usage. That was the...

West Leeds flooding ‘will be inevitable if we carry on like this’ – councillor

Words: Richard Beecham A Farnley and Wortley councillor has warned floods like the one last weekend will become “inevitable” if developers do not become more...

Community rallies to erect temporary flood defences in Troydale as fire brigade pumps away floodwater

Temporary flood defences have been erected by kind-hearted volunteers after Pudsey Beck flooded Troydale Lane and was threatening nearby houses. Officers from West Yorkshire Fire...

Pudsey Park: Visitor centre WILL be axed as council confirms cuts

Words: John Baron Cash-strapped Leeds City Council has confirmed that the much-loved West Leeds Country Park Visitor Centre in Pudsey Park WILL be axed -...

Computer donations to struggling pupils expanded to more West Leeds schools

An appeal for old laptops and desktop computers in Pudsey to help students learning from home during lockdown is being expanded into other parts...

Pudsey: Appeal for old laptops will help struggling youngsters during lockdown

An appeal for old laptops and desktop computers has been launched in Pudsey to help students who are learning from home due to lockdown. Pudsey...

Police appeal for information after Pudsey Bus Station windows smashed

A 13-year-old boy has been arrested after windows at Pudsey Bus Station were smashed late last night. The incident was captured on CCTV at 11.47pm...

Santa kicks off nine-day Christmas sleigh tour around Pudsey streets

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Pudsey! Today (Monday, 14 December) marks the start of the nine-day Pudsey Christmas Lights Santa Tour...

Pudsey Park: Visitor centre closure plans criticised at meeting

Plans to close West Leeds Country Park Visitor Centre in Pudsey Park should be stopped and council officers should work with councillors to improve...

Farsley cake business owner wants to help save Pudsey Park visitor centre

The owner of a Farsley cake business has put forward ambitious proposals which could save a visitor centre in Pudsey Park which is threatened...

Anger grows over Pudsey Park proposals as council prepares to launch consultation

Leeds City Council is set to launch a public consultation on Monday over plans to axe the West Leeds Country Park Visitor Centre in...

Pudsey councillors’ concerns over park visitor centre closure plans

Pudsey's councillors have voiced their concern and frustration at a proposal to close the West Leeds Country Park Visitor Centre in Pudsey Park. The plans...