Tag : kirkstall

Kirkstall Abbey Market Showcases Best Local Business

2 years ago / 0 comments

Last Saturday marked the final appearance of the Kirkstall Abbey Deli Market of 2016, which takes place within the ruins of the 864-year-old abbey toward the end of each month. Kirkstall Abbey is a go-to for niche entertainment – from music festivals to last year’s outdoor Lord of the Rings-themed … Read More

Marauding motorcyclists cause chaos on streets of Leeds

2 years ago / 0 comments

Two arrests have been made following an incident on Halloween when a group of youths drove erratically around the centre of Leeds in a ‘Mad Max’-style ride out on motorcycles, scooters and quad bikes. Police were forced to close Kirkstall Road in order to dispel the group, causing traffic chaos … Read More

Attempted sexual assault in Kirkstall

3 years ago / 0 comments

Police are appealing for information after an attempted serious sexual assault took place in Kirkstall on Monday evening. A 23-year-old woman was attacked at 5.50pm on Redcote Lane in Kirkstall, near to the metal bridge crossing the River Aire. She was grabbed and dragged in to the bushes, but after fighting back … Read More

News | LS interviews your council candidates

5 years ago / 0 comments

Stuart Long – Kirkstall – Independent What experience would you bring as a councilor and what are your main priorities? I have already campaigned with Ben Fisher [former Community Officer] for £1 and £2 bus fares. One of my greatest priorities is bringing more fares down and better quality of … Read More

News | Head shop opens in Hyde Park

5 years ago / 0 comments

A shop selling legal highs and drugs paraphernalia has started trading in Hyde Park. Rudeboy Headshop opened on Hyde Park Corner in July and prides itself on its range of new psychoactive substances or ‘legal highs’ as well as products such as grinders and bongs. LS spoke to the owner … Read More