Tag Archives: Leeds

Call for action to stop giant turbine in Menston

by Shaun Moloney Campaigners are calling on local residents to act quickly and save green-belt land from a  giant wind turbine. Action group SOFFIT formed to oppose the plans, submitted by John Ogden, to build a 74-metre turbine on the land north … Continue reading

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Freerunning event gives taste of extreme sport

By Rachel Gallacher & Sallie Gregson Free coaching sessions for beginners interested in the adrenalin pumping sport Freerunning came to Leeds this week.

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West Yorkshire vicar “sickened” by news of solider’s killing

By Leeds Northern reporters Tributes have been pouring in from communities in West Yorkshire for the soldier who was hacked to death in a terrorist attack in Woolwich.

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Open air pool reopens in “coldest spring since 1979”

By Daniel Lynch & Tom Swain Ilkley Lido will open for the summer season this weekend after £150,000 of refurbishment.

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Suspected murder weapon found in Meanwood woods

  by Jonnel Benjamin  A shotgun was discovered while officers investigating the murder of Jordan Stapleton were searching woodland area last night.  

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Rugby stars present trophy to youngsters at Leeds tag rugby competition.

    By Jonnel Benjamin   Children from two Leeds primary schools have won the honour of playing tag rugby at Twickenham ahead of the city playing host to the Rugby League World Cup later this year.

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Hair-raising sight as Pudsey firm supports whacky Wig Wednesday

By Jonnel Benjamin Workers at a Leeds photography firm are all wearing wacky wigs today to raise money for a children’s cancer charity.

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