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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Pat Oddy 1933 – 2018

January 16th, 2019 | Posted by Steve.Harris in Uncategorized - (Comments Off on Pat Oddy 1933 – 2018)

Remembering Pat Oddy For many years Pat could be found on the control desk at Kirkstall Festival and making announcements over the public address. She was involved in community associations around the Hawksworth Estate. Pat was one one of Bernard Atha’s lady mayoresses of Leeds during 2000. Pat’s funeral will be on Friday 18th January …
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Carols in the Abbey

November 28th, 2018 | Posted by Steve.Harris in Uncategorized - (Comments Off on Carols in the Abbey)

Kirkstall Abbey Sunday 9th December, 2pm – 3pm A highlight of Kirkstall Abbey’s festive season, join us once again as the fantastic Heritage Singers fill the abbey with song. This year as an extra treat we will be joined by members of the Abbeylands parish who will add nativity tableaux to the music. www.leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries/kirkstallabbey Free, …
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Kirkstall Matters Issue 120 Published!

May 10th, 2016 | Posted by Stephanie in Uncategorized - (Comments Off on Kirkstall Matters Issue 120 Published!)

Issue 120 of Kirkstall Matters is available to read online now. Enjoy! https://issuu.com/kirkstallmatters/docs/online_km_120/1 Or view it here: Online_KM_120.pdf

Through the Maze Drop In Sessions

February 8th, 2016 | Posted by Stephanie in Uncategorized - (Comments Off on Through the Maze Drop In Sessions)

People from Leeds with learning disabilities invited to attend new drop in information and advice service. Through the Maze is an information advice and sign posting service for adults with learning disabilities in Leeds. Through the Maze are start the year by inviting adults with learning disabilities from across Leeds to join them at their …
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Christmas bin collection days

December 22nd, 2015 | Posted by Steve.Harris in Uncategorized - (Comments Off on Christmas bin collection days)

This issue looks at the latest developments in Kirkstall, brings you a tale of Pubs and Pews in the area, talks delightfully about green-fingers and gives you the latest sport updates. Enjoy! http://issuu.com/kirkstallmatters/docs/01_km_119_web/1 Or view it here: 01_KM_119_web

1900: Pubs and Pews [1] A year or two ago, in Kirkstall Matters, partly in response to a letter from me, there was a brief flurry of correspondence about the pubs that had once existed in Commercial Road and their landlords. I had referred to a ‘PH’ in Commercial Road, shown on the 1890 edition of …
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Kirkstall In Bloom Sunday 24th November.

November 20th, 2013 | Posted by Kirkstall In Bloom in Uncategorized - (Comments Off on Kirkstall In Bloom Sunday 24th November.)

Come and join us on Sunday 24th November at 11am on Morris Lane to plant some bulbs for next spring! Hope to see you there  🙂

Remembrance Sunday – Photos

November 12th, 2013 | Posted by Simon Dawson in Events | History | Our Community | Uncategorized - (Comments Off on Remembrance Sunday – Photos)

A sizeable group of attendees came along to Kirkstall Cenotaph to mark Remembrance Sunday, led by Rev Stephen Kaye. Here’s some photos of the service taken by Val Crompton.

Frankie & Benny’s Voucher for all Kirkstall Readers

May 8th, 2013 | Posted by Jenny.Budd in Uncategorized - (Comments Off on Frankie & Benny’s Voucher for all Kirkstall Readers)

Kirkstall Online has secured a voucher that can be used at Frankie and Benny’s restaurant in Kirkstall Cardigan Fields until the 31st of May. Simply print off the voucher and present it to the restaurant staff. Click the link to download: £5 Off Voucher

CLIC Sargent – The Great Mum’s Get Together

February 10th, 2013 | Posted by Jenny.Budd in Uncategorized - (Comments Off on CLIC Sargent – The Great Mum’s Get Together)

  The Great Mums Get Together is your chance to get together with other mums and raise money for CLIC Sargent. When mums get together, great things happen! The Great Mums Get Together is your chance to together with other mums over a cuppa and perhaps some cake and raise money for children and young …
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