Friday, August 14, 2020

St Bartholomew's Church

Mark’s History: Joseph Gott and the rumours surrounding the missing Armley finger

The Benjamin Gott Memorial sculpture in St Bartholemew’s Church, Armley is by the sculptor Joseph Gott - a cousin of the famous...

Mark’s History: Cabbage Hill and its amazing views

A friend said they had seen a post on the West Leeds Walks Facebook group about a place called Cabbage Hill, writes...

Goods left by students available for free in Armley

In a bold new initiative St Bartholomew's Church in Armley will be holding a Freeshop between 10am and 4pm on Friday 21st June, writes...

Mark’s History: Armley’s connection to the Tetleys – and The Fleece in Farsley

New houses are now been built where Armley Lodge was - the old out-buildings have been demolished and just the old wall will remain...

Mark’s History: St Bartholomew’s Church, the Gotts and the Schulze organ

The original Armley chapel was built in the 1630s for the people of the village of Armley to worship. Previously they had used the...

Murder at St Bart’s: Killer second installment of Armley murder mystery

Fancy a fun night of murder, mystery and mayhem inspired by the controversial opening of a swingers club in Armley? BRIONY AXE had a...

Armley: Community Central’s first murder mystery is a spine-chilling success

A free event organised by a grassroots West Leeds charity got off to a ghoulishly good start with over 80 residents from Armley and...

Killer on loose at St Bartholomew’s Church – whodunnit?!

Whodunnit? A dose of Agatha Christie-style fun in the form of a murder mystery workshop is coming to the hallowed halls St Bartholomew's Church...

First annual All Together Armley Easter Festival gets off to ‘egg-cellent’ start

The first annual All Together Armley Easter festival delivered an 'egg-ceptional' day of fun for both young and old at St Bartholomew’s Church on...

Armley prepares for art and crafts fair

The magnificent St Bartholomew's Church will host its first ever Easter Art and Crafts Fair on Monday 17th April, writes Glenn Broadbent. The fair will...

West Leeds: 10 heritage events you must see this weekend

Fancy seeing some West Leeds heritage this weekend? Heritage Open Days, the historical festival now in its 22nd year, throws open the doors to historic...

#awesomearmley – seven things visitors will love according to Twitter

There's been a wealth of talk about Armley recently - most of it sadly revolving around the area's problems, Town Street revival plans, hostility...