Friday, August 14, 2020

TV Harrison

Video: Wortley sports pitch campaign’s new chair is a former Liberal Party leader

A campaign to stop housing being built on the former TV Harrison ground in Wortley has revealed its new chairman - former...

Comment: A sporting chance for Wortley’s TV Harrison ground?

At the heart of Wortley, on the north side of Oldfield Lane near to Five Lane Ends, there is a large open...

Council turns down Wortley pitch community asset bid for third time

Campaigners have vowed to fight on following the latest decision not to list a former Wortley sports field – where Leeds United...

Children write to Boris Johnson to save ‘Wortley’s Wembley’

Youngsters are calling on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to save a former sports ground known locally as 'Wortley's Wembley'.

Wortley’s Wembley: 4,200-name petition submitted to council – but authority won’t back down

Campaigners have presented a 4,219 signature petition wish to preserve a playing field earmarked for housing on Oldfield Lane in Wortley.

Wortley: Campaigners hit out as council rejects bid to list former sports field as community asset

Campaigners have criticised a decision not to list a former Wortley sports field - where Leeds United legends once played - as...

Video: TV Harrison football match nets charity cash

Wortley's TV Harrison ground was brought back to life yesterday for a charity football game that raised almost £1,000

TV Harrison campaigners kick off to raise charity cash for young Oliver

It's a football pitch which Leeds United legends like Paul Reaney and David Batty used to play on as youngsters.

Reader’s Letter: TV Harrison group challenges council over green space provision in Armley and Wortley

A campaign group fighting to stop the former TV Harrison sports ground in Oldfield Lane, Wortley, from being turned into housing have...

TV Harrison Ground: Contractor appointed as council pushes ahead with Oldfield Lane housing plans

A contractor has been appointed to develop Leeds City Council’s plans to build council housing on the site of the former TV...

‘Wortley’s Wembley’: Sale of former football pitch edges closer to reality

Plans to build housing on former sports pitches dubbed 'Wortley's Wembley' by campaigners have moved a step closer to reality.

TV Harrison ground: Fight continues to save ‘Wortley’s Wembley’ – but LSSA stand firm over sale

Paul Madeley, David Harvey, Paul Reaney, Stuart McCall, David Batty and Brian Deane – it’s an impressive footballing...