Leeds News

Blaze destroys building In Wortley

The storage building on Oldfield Lane, Wortley that caught fire.

by Joseph Keith A blaze ripped through a storage building in Wortley this morning, destroying the inside. Leeds fire service responded to an emergency call at 3am from Oldfield lane in Wortley near The New Conservative Pub. Four fire engines attended, two from Hunslet and two from Leeds as well as an aerial ladder platform. Watch Commander Phil Rhodes of Leeds […]

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Leeds school in special measures following damning OFSTED inspection

Leeds school in special measures following damning OFSTED inspection

          A Pudsey school has been placed into special measures following a damning OFSTED inspection. Crawshaw School, in Pudsey, was visited by Ofsted inspectors on January 21. The report found inadequate teaching and management, underachieving pupils, low attendance and poor behaviour. The report also outlined that the temporary status of key senior leaders and the lack of […]

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Leeds hosts Beer And Cider Festival celebrating local ales – and more

Leeds hosts Beer And Cider Festival celebrating local ales – and more

Leeds began celebrating one of the largest beer and cider festivals in Yorkshire yesterday with visitors going hopping mad for some of the quality beers and ciders on offer. The event, which kicked off yesterday at the Pudsey Civic Hall and closes on Saturday night, is showcasing a huge range of ales, lagers and ciders that can titillate any drink […]

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