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Councillors endorse transformational HS2 plans for Leeds Station

Councillors endorse transformational HS2 plans for Leeds Station

A milestone in the preparations to bring HS2 high speed rail into the region has been reached as senior councillors today endorsed the detailed case for transformational plans for Leeds Station. Leeds City Council executive board heard how it is imperative to have a fully-integrated, modern station in Leeds – already the North’s busiest – […]

By October 17, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
UTC Leeds open evening for next generation of engineering talent

UTC Leeds open evening for next generation of engineering talent

Young people and their families are invited to a UTC Leeds open evening this week to find out how the technical school trains the next generation of talent. UTC Leeds specialises in advanced engineering and manufacturing and plays a key role as a talent pipeline meeting the skills needs of regional employers. At the UTC, […]

By October 16, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Identity of pedestrian killed in Hunslet crash revealed

Identity of pedestrian killed in Hunslet crash revealed

Police have released the identity of a man who was killed in a road traffic collision in Hunslet as officers continue to appeal for information. Stephen James Linley, aged 33, from Leeds, died at the scene of the collision, which occurred in Black Bull Street near the junction with Armouries Way at about 9.40pm on […]

By October 15, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
First Head Boy and Girl elected at Cockburn John Charles

First Head Boy and Girl elected at Cockburn John Charles

Year 11 students at Cockburn John Charles Academy were recently invited to submit applications to join a new group of Student Ambassadors. All prospective candidates underwent a rigorous selection process, including interviews with the senior leadership team to outline their vision for the future of education within the Academy and the impact they intended to […]

By October 15, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Planning applications 8 October 2018

Planning applications 8 October 2018

Each week we publish lists of planning applications related to LS10 and LS11 published on on the Leeds City Council website. The following applications were validated in the week beginning 8 October 2018:   Change of use of offices (B1) to 45 residential units (C3)  Fairway Court 171 Elland Road Beeston Leeds LS11 8BU Ref. […]

By October 14, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Pedestrian dies after being hit by black BMW

Pedestrian dies after being hit by black BMW

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision in Leeds yesterday (12 October 2018). The incident happened on Black Bull Street in Hunslet at 9:41pm on Friday night. The car a black BMW 325 was in collision with a pedestrian who was crossing the road at the time. A 33 year old […]

By October 13, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Cockburn John Charles Academy Open Evening

Cockburn John Charles Academy Open Evening

Cockburn John Charles Academy opened its doors to prospective year 7 students and their parents on Wednesday 10th October 2018. The evening was well attended by families of the local community who were treated to a cornucopia of activities in all subject areas. Head of School, Siobhan Roberts, said: “It was a source of great […]

By October 12, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Messy Church comes to Hunslet

Messy Church comes to Hunslet

Local children, families and carers are invited to join the new Messy Church in Hunslet on Monday 22 October 2018. There will be a selection of Super Hero themed arts and crafts, games, a creative bible story and a FREE meal for both children and adults. Everyone is welcome and all activities are FREE OF […]

HS2 launches public consultations on Leeds route

HS2 launches public consultations on Leeds route

Plans for the development of Britain’s new high speed railway between the Midlands and the North moved a step closer today (11 October 2018), as HS2 Ltd revealed more detailed design proposals. Construction of the Phase One route between Birmingham and London is now well underway with 7,000 jobs already supported through the project. When […]

By October 11, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Hunslet demands hotter curries

Hunslet demands hotter curries

Morrisons Hunslet is launching an eight chilli rated curry – the Flaming Fiery Phaal – after listening to Morrisons ‘curry regular’ customers, who voiced complaints that the supermarket’s Volcanic Vindaloo wasn’t hot enough. The blistering phaal has been created by Morrisons’ chefs, who have scoured the country to find the hottest recipe possible. Their search […]

By October 10, 2018 0 Comments Read More →