Do you fancy getting more involved with your local community? Kirkstall is becoming a more and more vibrant place with many people taking up a new hobby or pastime while helping do something great for their local community at the same time. There’s lots of opportunities available, and if you have your own projects you’d like help …
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As Winter progresses and January turns to February, Kirkstall in Bloom will begin the year with theirAnnual General Meeting. All are welcome, they’re gathering at 10.30am at Kirkstall Starbucks on Saturday 8th February 2020. It is accessible and dog friendly, just like Kirkstall in Bloom. During the meeting they’ll be discussing the sessions for the …
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Public Meeting and AGM on Wednesday 29 January 2020 in Leeds Postal Sports Association Club, Beecroft Street, Leeds LS5 3AS. Doors open from 7pm and the meeting will start at 7:30pm.

Statement from the Board of the Kirkstall Neighbourhood Forum Group. We are writing with an update on the Artisan situation. Despite their silence on this point during the public consultation, Artisan now claim that their proposed development on the former Tesco site is non-viable, so they want to be “let off” the whole of their …
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New Public Sculpture Launch

July 17th, 2019 | Posted by Steve.Harris in Events - (Comments Off on New Public Sculpture Launch)

Friday 19th July, 6pm – 7pm – Kirkstall Leisure Centre With community consultation and engagement with Hollybush Farm and Hawksworth Wood Primary School, we are happy to bring the project together for the people of Kirkstall and city wide. The large scale sculpture ‘Latent Power’ will be placed in the grounds of the Leisure Centre …
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Kirkstall Art Trail 2019 – This Weekend

July 17th, 2019 | Posted by Steve.Harris in Events | Our Community - (Comments Off on Kirkstall Art Trail 2019 – This Weekend)

Kirkstall Art Trail is back for it’s 5th year Kirkstall Art Trail, the free annual celebration of art in the Kirkstall community on the 20th and 21st July. Venues throughout Kirkstall will host a variety of exhibitions, free workshops and activities suitable for all ages and abilities. Map of exhibits. For details and updates see …
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LOVE KIRKSTALL ABBEY PARK? Join us this Saturday A group of local residents are forming a Friends of Kirkstall Abbey Park group to develop the beautiful abbey grounds and gardens. Our first project is going to be tidying and weeding the walled garden next to the Gatehouse café. If you would like to join a …
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Plans Submitted for the Kirkstall District Site

March 29th, 2019 | Posted by Steve.Harris in Local Issues - (Comments Off on Plans Submitted for the Kirkstall District Site)

Artisan have submitted plans for the Kirkstall District site. The plans include: up to 263 residential units and flexible commercial floorspace ; together with vehicle access, car and cycle parking spaces, bin stores, plant, landscaping, amenity space and associated infrastructure. Full plans can be found here. Any comments needs to be submitted by Tuesday 30th April.

Love Kirkstall Abbey? We are setting up a Friends of Kirkstall Abbey group which will include projects to improve the grounds and gardens. Come to our first Friends meeting Tuesday 26th March 7-8.30 at Kirkstall Leisure Centre.                                     …
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New consultation dates for Kirkstall flood defenses

February 7th, 2019 | Posted by Steve.Harris in Events | Local Issues - (Comments Off on New consultation dates for Kirkstall flood defenses)

New consultation dates for Kirkstall flood defences proposals have been announced. Drop-in sessions will be held on Wednesday 13 February and Tuesday 26 February at the Milford Sports Club, Beecroft Street, LS5 3AS, between 2pm and 8pm. More information can be found on Leeds West Dispatch

Kirkstall Neighbourhood Forum AGM

January 25th, 2019 | Posted by Steve.Harris in Events | Local Issues | Our Community - (Comments Off on Kirkstall Neighbourhood Forum AGM)

The Annual General Meeting of Kirkstall Neighbourhood Forum will take place at 7:30pm on Wednesday 30 January 2019 in Leeds Postal Sports Club, Beecroft Street LS5 3AS. A major item of business will be the new housing proposals for the adjacent retail and industrial sites, which have been largely derelict for the last twenty years. …
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Kirkstall Abbey gardens

January 25th, 2019 | Posted by Steve.Harris in Events | Kirkstall Abbey | Our Community - (Comments Off on Kirkstall Abbey gardens)

Are you interested in improvements to Kirkstall Abbey gardens? Please come to a meeting with your local councillors, Kirkstall in Bloom and Parks and Countryside staff on Saturday 26th January 2pm – 4pm at Kirkstall Abbey Visitors’ Centre to discuss ideas for improving the Abbey grounds and gardens. We are hoping to set up a …
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Kirkstall District Centre consultation

January 25th, 2019 | Posted by Steve.Harris in Events | Local Issues - (Comments Off on Kirkstall District Centre consultation)

Public Consultation Meeting Tuesday 5th February, 3pm – 8pm The next public consultation presentation will be on Tuesday 5th February 3pm – 8pm at the Milford Sports Club, Beecroft Street, LS5 3AS. Please spread the word, as this isn’t much notice. This will give people the opportunity to see the plans in more detail and …
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