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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Joint statement from the five cities bidding to be European Capital...

On Tuesday we met with representatives of the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport including John Glen MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State...

Calls for views on ways to save money on street lighting...

The people of Leeds have their chance to share their views on the most effective way to save money and energy on street lights,...

Could you be there for a child in care?

People who have volunteered to be role models for children in care, over the past 25 years, are being celebrated at a special event...

Take the lead and have your say on new dog controls

The people of Leeds are being asked for their views on the latest proposed changes to dog control in the city. The changes proposed include...

Nobel Peace Laureate to attend first youth peace conference in Leeds

A youth conference exploring community cohesion and peace education being held in Leeds for the first time later this month, will welcome a special...

Leeds City Council builds on success of award winning Migrant Access...

Leeds City Council has successfully secured grant funding from the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) Controlling Migration Fund to support settled communities...

Road surface improvement works set to begin

A series of road surfacing improvements across Leeds begin tonight (October 30). Essential maintenance work is to be carried out in Stanningley, Pudsey and Thorpe...

Leeds fights back against hate crime in a series of events

A range of events was held across communities in Leeds as part of National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2017. At each event, residents were given...

Experience Kirkgate Market after hours with new Night Market

Visitors will be able to see Leeds historic Kirkgate Market in a new light when it opens its doors after dark with a new...

Full speed ahead for UK’s first dedicated centre for high speed...

The University of Leeds is investing £10m to develop the UK’s first dedicated centre for high speed rail technologies and system integration. Offering a ‘complete system’...

Pledge your support to recycle more glass as part of new...

Residents in Leeds are being asked to pledge to recycle their glass at their nearest bottle banks rather than throwing it into their household...

Opportunity for residents and business to find out more about plans...

Otley residents and businesses are being invited to come along and meet the team at a drop-in event on Tuesday 17 October. Visitors to the...

Leeds comes together to take a stand against hate crime

Leeds City Council, Safer Leeds, West Yorkshire Police, and West Yorkshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner are standing together to reassure members of the public...

Council leader’s support for Jewish community after anti-Semitic grafitti

Leeds City Council Leader Councillor Judith Blake has written to the leaders of the Etz Chaim synagogue on Harrogate Road expressing her shock at...

New purpose-built horticultural nursery set to officially open its doors to...

A state-of-the art new horticultural nursery in Leeds will officially open to the public this weekend. Replacing the former Red Hall Nursery in Whinmoor, visitors...

£50million flood defence scheme opens in Leeds

A £50million flood alleviation scheme in Leeds which uses moveable weir technology – a first for flood risk reduction in the UK – has...

Further update on Leeds Site Allocations Plan (SAP) public examination

Leeds City Council can today give a further update on the forthcoming public examination of the Site Allocations Plan (SAP). Following the announcement earlier this...

Green-fingered volunteers help Otley recycling site leap to national gardening competition...

Staff at an Otley recycling centre came up with a tip top idea to give the town’s bid to land a prestigious award some...

Construction close to completion on new £45m specialist school in Leeds

The official topping out ceremony for the final building of the new Springwell Leeds Specialist Academy took place on site on Friday 29th September...

Art installation raises awareness of paper plea

A plea is being issued for residents to help reduce the mountain of unnecessary paper and cardboard waste produced in the city each year. This week...

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