Thursday, August 13, 2020

Wortley

Appeal to help trace relatives of Wortley scrap metal merchant

A West Leeds man is looking to trace the relatives of a Wortley man who lived in the area from the 1930s...

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...

Wortley: uninsured quad bike seized by police

Police in West Leeds have been cracking down on nuisance bikers across the area. Following recent operations targeting problems...

West Leeds planning applications: 14 June 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. Please note that due...

Supermarket giant Lidl eyes four West Leeds communities for new stores

Up to four new Lidl stores may be built in West Leeds - but the company stressed that a final decision has...

Cliff House latest: New plans aim to restore arson-hit building

A historic former school building in Wortley branded a 'death trap' has taken a step closer to being restored - after fresh...

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'.

West Leeds planning applications: 10 May 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. Please note that due...

How the overgrown Wortley Curve could be key to improving regional rail travel

By Local Democracy Reporter Chris Young Reinstating a half-mile stretch of track named the Wortley Curve could massively...

Cliff House: New houses edge closer to reality

Houses could finally be built next to a historic former school building in Wortley which was gutted by fire during an arson...

West Leeds Planning Applications: 26 April 2020

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to council wards in West Leeds. Please note that due...

West Leeds latest: Farnley Academy masks, Sunnybank Mills work and Pudsey donations

Here’s a round-up of the latest news connected to the Coronavirus pandemic in West Leeds today. Farnley Academy helps...