Saturday, August 15, 2020

war graves

Mark’s History: Heroes of Upper and Lower Wortley Cemetery

I've been taking a photo of all the World War One graves in West Leeds over the past week, writes Mark Stevenson.

West Leeds World War One graves: Upper and Lower Wortley Cemetery

Upper & Lower Wortley Cemetery has 19 casualties from WW1, writes Mark Stevenson. Seventeen I was able to find...

West Leeds World War One graves: Farsley Baptists

In what has to be one of the most overgrown graveyards I have been in Farsley Baptist Burial Ground has five casualties...

West Leeds World War One graves: Kirkstall St Stephen’s

St Stephen’s Churchyard in Kirkstall has 12 casualties from World War One, writes Mark Stevenson. Four of these...

West Leeds World War One graves: Pudsey Cemetery

Pudsey Cemetery has 31 casualties from World War One, 22 of which have headstones, writes Mark Stevenson. I...

West Leeds World War One graves: St Wilfrid’s in Calverley

A week or so ago I thought it might be a good idea to take a photo of all the World War...

West Leeds World War One Graves: Armley Hill Top

A week or so ago I thought it might be a good idea to take a photo of all the World War...

Can you help at latest Bramley war graves clean-up?

A group of volunteers will hold their fortnightly clean-up of war grave in the churchyard at Bramley Baptist Church - and are encouraging more...

Leeds Lord Mayor to visit Bramley Baptist Church war grave volunteers

A group of volunteers who maintain the war graves in Bramley Baptist Church graveyard are set to receive a special visitor - the Lord...

New date for Bramley war graves tidy up

A community-led clean-up and maintenance of war graves in Bramley has been rearranged after last week's snow caused the initial activity to be postponed. The...

Bramley: Join first war graves clean-up of 2018

UPDATED Jan 17: Today's clean-up has been cancelled and re-arranged for next Wednesday, January 24, same time and place. ORIGINAL POST: Volunteers will gather for...

First monthly winner of West Leeds Dispatch Good Eggs announced

The first monthly winner of West Leeds Dispatch Good Eggs is announced today - and we hope you agree he's an 'eggcellent' and worthy...