Thursday, August 13, 2020

Wortley

Checkmate! Five Lane Ends pupils take on Rachel Reeves

Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves visited Five Lanes Primary School in Wortley to challenge pupils to a simultaneous chess match. Pupils have been taking...

Armley Helping Hands minibus appeal scoops £2k

Elderly support group Armley Helping Hands is celebrating after being awarded £2,000 following a public vote. The organisation will put the money towards their minibus...

West Leeds Guides celebrate Queen’s birthday

Members of Girlguiding Senior Section setting up the fire pit for the West Division campfire meeting to celebrate Her Majesty's 90th birthday last week,...

Community leads fight back in New Wortley

A community partnership improving residents' lives in New Wortley is being recognised at national level. New Wortley is bottom of the league tables for deprivation...

Farnley and Wortley Green Party runs New Year’s Day

Volunteers from Farnley and Wortley Green Party are again providing their ever-popular free New Year's Day bus service this year. The hourly minibus service, which...

Helen Thompson: Join Farnley Reservoir walk to raise cash

The latest fundaising effort to support Wortley mum Helen Thompson is being held later this month. Helen has a rare form of cancer and...

Five Lane Ends: Could car sales site become housing?

Plans to transform the site of a well-known garage and second-hand car lot at the busy Five Lane Ends junction in Wortley has been...

Farnley and Wortley links to Middleton robbery

Detectives investigating an armed robbery at a family's home in Middleton are now linking it to incidents in New Farnley and Wortley the same...

Helen Thompson: Whingate Primary School offers support

Whingate Primary School in Armley is donating the proceeds from Children in Need day to two good local families in need. Pupils are taking part...

Final public consultation on future West Leeds housing plans to start

A final round of public consultation on the future development of Leeds - including the locations of 66,000 new homes - begins next week. As...

Wortley Girls are on the ball – and need YOU!

I am the manager of Wortley FC girls U13s and coach of the girls U15s, writes Becky Doggett. The u15s was established last year (where...

Can you help at Leeds West Foodbank?

Leeds West Foodbank is one project in many locations across west Leeds. Each part of the project and each role within it makes up...