Stourton

Hunslet hosts HS2 consultation this weekend

Hunslet hosts HS2 consultation this weekend

The Hunslet Club this Saturday (10 November 2018) plays host to the latest consultation event on ‘HS2’, the proposed new High Speed rail scheme due to better connect Leeds with London, the West Midlands, and Manchester  – and there remain a wide range of local views on the scheme. The event will run between 10am […]

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Zombies return to Skelton Grange Research Centre

Zombies return to Skelton Grange Research Centre

Strange sightings, missing people and terrifying noises have been reported – what is really going on at Skelton Grange Research Centre? On the night of Friday 9 November 2018, join the terrified Skelton Grange team for an evening of nightmarish encounters…. find out whether you are a born survivor – or are destined to join […]

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Planning applications 29 October 2018

Planning applications 29 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 29 October 2018:   Insulated render to existing dwelling house  129 Cross Flatts Avenue Cross Flatts Leeds LS11 7NF Ref. No: 18/06526/FU | Status: Current […]

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Stourton Park & Ride planning application lodged

Stourton Park & Ride planning application lodged

An application for planning permission for the Park & Ride scheme at Stourton has been submitted and was published on the Council’s Planning Portal on Friday (2 November 2018). The application is for “The development of a Park and Ride facility with car parking for up to 1,200 cars; associated single storey terminus building; landscaping; […]

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Community Cleansing in South Leeds

Community Cleansing in South Leeds

This post has been written by the Stop Stourton Park & Ride Campaign So Leeds City Council push on with the proposed Park and Ride in Stourton despite the massive opposition locally. I think we need to look at why this obsession when in real terms it’s a drop in the ocean of the transport […]

Stourton’s new flood defences completed

Stourton’s new flood defences completed

Businesses in the Stourton area of Leeds are benefitting from increased flood protection following the completion of a new 730-metre flood defence wall and property level protection, such as flood gates and demountable barriers. The project, led by Leeds City Council in partnership with the Environment Agency, has reduced the risk of flooding to 88 […]

Passions run high at public Park and Ride meeting

Passions run high at public Park and Ride meeting

Residents from across LS10 gathered last Thursday (23 August 2018) for a heated public meeting about the controversial Park and Ride scheme proposed for Stourton. The project is a flagship element of the Council’s push to reduce congestion and improve air quality in the city – but a vigorous local campaign has emerged this year, […]

By August 28, 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Planning applications 13 August 2018

Planning applications 13 August 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 13 August 2018:   Change of use of unit from storage/distribution (B8) to general industrial (B2) use  1 New Princess Street Holbeck Leeds LS11 9BA […]

Appeal: Serious road traffic collision in Stourton

Appeal: Serious road traffic collision in Stourton

Police are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic collision in Leeds yesterday (9 August 2018). A white Suzuki Swift was travelling along Pontefract Road in Stourton when it was in collision with a white Volkswagen Passat at around 6.35pm. The driver of the Suzuki also clipped a lamppost on the road and overturned. The […]

Next Stop Knostrop

Next Stop Knostrop

A new project will help South Leeds youngsters get a feel for boats and learn some new skills this summer. Next Stop Knostrop runs for three days from Tuesday 28 to Thursday 30 August 2018. The free sessions run from 10am-3pm each day and are aimed at 13-25 year olds. You can sign on for […]