May 1 1997: best for Britain, Best for Leeds NW. What Labour Governments 1997-2010 achieved

Twenty years ago today, the British elected a Labour government at Westminster - and here in Leeds NW we elected a Labour MP, Harold Best. Harold was a great local MP, who worked tirelessly for all his constituents. And the combination of Labour MP and Labour government brought real benefits for Britain and for the … Continue reading May 1 1997: best for Britain, Best for Leeds NW. What Labour Governments 1997-2010 achieved

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More detail on funding the redevelopment of Headingley’s historic sports venue

Headingley Carnegie Stadium – home to Leeds Rhinos and Yorkshire County Cricket Club - is to get much-needed redevelopment, at no cost to the council taxpayer. More details on the agreement with a private financial services organization, which has been brokered by Leeds City Council, are now available. The proposals will be submitted to Leeds … Continue reading More detail on funding the redevelopment of Headingley’s historic sports venue

Leeds Labour Council set to secure deal for Headingley Carnegie Stadium redevelopment

Thanks to the efforts of Leeds Labour-led Council investment has been found to redevelop Headingley Carnegie Stadium. The Council has brokered an agreement which will provide the funds that are required. The stadium is home to Leeds Rhinos rugby league team and Yorkshire Carnegie rugby union club, as well as main home ground of Yorkshire … Continue reading Leeds Labour Council set to secure deal for Headingley Carnegie Stadium redevelopment

Leeds Labour Council earns top regional disabled sports award: “Outstanding Local Authority of the Year”

Leeds City Council has been recognised for its comprehensive disabled sports programme with a top regional accolade. As part of the annual Disability Sport Yorkshire Awards which were held this month at Elland Road, the council claimed the Aspire-Igen ‘Outstanding Local Authority’ of the year award for its continued commitment to disabled sport. In Leeds, … Continue reading Leeds Labour Council earns top regional disabled sports award: “Outstanding Local Authority of the Year”

Triathlon in Headingley, Tour de Yorkshire in Otley- Leeds Labour Council brings word class events to Leeds

Another Bank Holiday behind us – hope you enjoyed the break. A good time to take stock of a few of the things the Labour Council has been doing to help Leeds’ citizens get the most out of their leisure time – including plans to bring world-class events here to Leeds North West. The Council … Continue reading Triathlon in Headingley, Tour de Yorkshire in Otley- Leeds Labour Council brings word class events to Leeds