Saturday, November 28, 2020

Tong Road

Mental health foundation sets up new base in West Leeds

THE James Burke Foundation, a charity to set up to provide education and support on mental health and suicide prevention has set...

Mark’s History: Forgotten past of Armley Gyratory’s landmark gasometer

A few years ago I was on the number 16 bus on my way to town and as it was almost empty...

Mark’s History: Do you recognise the former cinemas of West Leeds and Pudsey?

Here are some photos of the old cinemas from around West Leeds they were taken by a guy called Mark Platts in...

Barley Mow pub up for auction for £350,000

The future of the Grade II Listed Barley Mow Pub in Bramley will be decided at an auction at Leeds United's Elland...

Mark’s History: The publisher landlady of The Beech pub

Where the New Wortley Community Centre now stands there was Beech Grove, just over the road from Wortley Lodge on Back Lane...

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 ...

Celebrate Funday 550 at Guru Nanak Sikh Temple

Funday 550 is held to celebrate the 550th birthday of the founder of the Sikh Faith, Guru Nanak Dev Ji, writes Baljeet Panesar....

Class A drugs found in police raids in Armley and Wortley

Large amounts of suspected Class A drugs and cash were found in a series of police raids in Armley and Wortley this morning. Police also...

Armley supper club provides teatime friendship

Sick of staying in every Wednesday tea time? Tired of the same old TV? Want to get out and meet people? writes Dawn Newsome. If...

Mark’s History: Meet Thomas, the New Wortley cat with wings

In the early 1900s Bramley Hill Top Workhouse probably had many cats to keep the rats and mice under control, you would think that...

Police re-new appeal over £1 million Farnley arson attack

Police have re-newed appeals to help trace a man they want to speak to in connection with a £1 million arson attack on businesses...

Tong Road crash: Five-year-old boy in critical condition

A five-year-old boy is in a critical but stable condition after the car he was in left the road and overturned on Tong Road...