Saturday, November 28, 2020


Ground work to start on A647 bus corridor improvements

Highway ground investigation works are due to start on the A647 this week, with a raft of night-time activities planned.

Revealed: the historic West Leeds buildings still ‘at risk’ in 2019

Councillors will next week discuss a list of historic buildings and monuments threatened by neglect and decay across Leeds.

More details emerge as A647 Bus Priority Corridor edges closer to reality

More details of the A647 Bus Priority Corridor scheme have been revealed as plans to cut bus journey times and improve facilities...

Mark’s History: Farsley connection to Hunslet almshouses

Words and photos: Mark Stevenson I was in Hunslet Cemetery the other day taking some pics and next...

Stanningley: Restaurant proposals rejected by council

Plans to transform an empty shop into a restaurant/cafe in a residential street in Stanningley have been refused by Leeds City Council.

Revealed: The West Leeds roads that may receive pothole treatment

Leeds City Council has been awarded a grant worth £541,847 for use this financial year from the Government’s Pothole Action Fund ...

Baby and child first aid courses at West Leeds nurseries

Leeds-based Little People Nurseries is offering baby and child first aid classes for parents, grandparents and carers in Bramley, Farsley, and Stanningley.

One-woman space race performance shoots for the moon

Two West Leeds residents behind the popular Culture Vulture website are helping to put on a performance about a one-woman space race.

Stanningley: Service remembers tragic couple struck by lightning

The lives of a young couple killed after they were struck by lightning 150 years ago will be remembered at a special...

Stanningley Road “starter” flats application withdrawn

An application to build six flats aimed at the “starter” market on Stanningley Road has been withdrawn, writes Keely Bannister.

West Leeds planning applications: August 17 2019

Each week we bring you details of the latest planning applications from across West Leeds. Armley Ward

Latest West Leeds planning applications: August 10 2019

Here are the latest planning applications from your part of West Leeds over the past seven days. Armley