UPDATE: These roadworks have been moved back a week to coincide with half term when traffic flows will be lighter. The work will now start on Sunday 28 October at 7:30am and the road will remain closed until 5pm on Tuesday 30 October. The city-bound slip road off the
Resurfacing and kerb replacement works will see Dewsbury Road closed between Tunstall Road and Garnet Road from next week. Between Tuesday 28 and Friday 31 August 2018 the the road will be closed inbound (towards the city centre) between 7pm and midnight each day. The same section of Dewsbury Road
Police are appealing for witnesses after an 11-year-old boy was injured when he was hit by a black Audi A3 sport in Beeston this morning (22 May 2018). Eastern Area Roads Policing Unit officers would like to speak to anyone who saw or has information about the incident which took
As a local resident of south Leeds, you will no doubt have seen the ongoing roadworks along the A653 Dewsbury Road. As well as being a thriving high street surrounded by housing, local businesses and facilities, the road is also a busy route into the city. The decision to carry
On Friday (15 December 2017) St Luke’s CARES charity shop on Dewsbury Road held a festive get together. This was a celebration to thank all the volunteers for their hard work (both at Dewsbury Rd and the Middleton Shop). St Luke’s CARES opens its doors to the community every day
Police are renewing an appeal for information following a collision in the early hours of Tuesday 5 December 2017, which left a scooter rider with serious injuries. The driver of the other vehicle involved in the collision, which happened at around 3.50am on Dewsbury Road at the junction with Trentham
Police are appealing for witnesses after a scooter rider was left with serious injuries after a road traffic collision in South Leeds early this morning (5 December 2017). The incident happened at 3:50am on Dewsbury Road at the junction with Trentham Street when the bike and a dark-coloured Volkswagen were
There’s a lot more than just borrowing books going at our local libraries. South Leeds Life talked to Rachel Benn, Communities Librarian for the south to find out more. In July Leeds Libraries launched the Summer Reading Challenge to encourage children (and parents) to keep reading over the school holidays.
Baby Week is hosting its second annual event and the new South Leeds community hub is supporting this on Thursday and Friday 14 & 15 September 2017. The event will be timed to celebrate Leeds City Council’s newly re-opened Community Hub (formerly One Stop Centre) on Dewsbury Road in Beeston.
South Leeds pizza bar owner fined for failure to follow food hygiene standards The owner of a pizza takeaway in Beeston has been fined over £4,800 after admitting a range of food hygiene offences. This follows an inspection by Leeds City Council’s Environmental Health Team of Sky Pizza Bar on