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Trolley Bus Inquiry restarts after a Summer break.

By • Sep 9th, 2014 • Category: Lead story

After a Summer break, the Inquiry restarted on 2nd Sept and is estimated to finish at the end of October! To date the NGT Team has been presenting the case for the trolley bus, which has been subject to cross examination by a QC from the First West Yorkshire Bus Company, resident associations, the local [...]



Lower tiers almost sold out for Wembley – Sat 23rd Aug 2014

By • Aug 14th, 2014 • Category: Lead story

Fans wishing to attend the Tetley’s Challenge Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday August 23 (3.00) are being advised to act fast to secure a place at the most prestigious match in Rugby League. Tickets for the 2014 Tetley’s Challenge Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday August 23 cost from as little as [...]



Happy Yorkshire Day – August 1st 2014

By • Aug 1st, 2014 • Category: Lead story

Celebrate all things Yorkshire when God’s own county comes together to indulge in vast quantities of regional pride. Say what you mean and what you say like every Yorkshireman does! Us folk from Yorkshire are reyt well known for knowing most and spending least. And we’re not feared of telling you what we think abart [...]



Get the Headingley App today!

By • Mar 19th, 2014 • Category: Lead story

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Opening July 2014 – Red’s True Barbecue, Headingley

By • Mar 18th, 2014 • Category: Business news, Lead story

I’m sure you’ll all agree we are pretty excited about the third Red’s True Barbecue experience opening in July 2014 on the old Macy’s site on Otley Road, Headingley. This follows the huge success of their first restaurant in Leeds city centre which still has long waiting times most evenings, and their second restaurant in [...]



Leeds Rhinos to celebrate St Patrick’s Day Weekend

By • Mar 13th, 2014 • Category: Lead story

This year’s St Patrick’s Day celebrations will begin at Headingley Carnegie Stadium where Leeds Rhinos take on Widnes Vikings on Friday 14th March before Ronnie the Rhino will join players at the annual St Patrick’s Day Parade in Leeds City Centre on Sunday 16th. There will be Irish dancers, a live Irish Band and an [...]



What is New Generation Transport (NGT)?

By • May 15th, 2013 • Category: Lead story

New Generation Transport (NGT) will be a modern trolleybus system providing a reliable service with improved journey times into and through Leeds City Centre. It is designed to make public transport more attractive, cleaner and help reduce congestion, especially at peak times. What are trolleybuses? Trolleybuses run on rubber tyres like a regular bus they [...]



‘Appy Days & Good Feedback

By • Nov 15th, 2012 • Category: Lead story

As business people you are probably well aware that you usually hear more complaints than compliments. Well we are very pleased to say that the feedback has been overwhelmingly positive. You can help – if you have an iPhone, please take time to leave a review on the app store. WHY ARE OFFERS GOOD FOR [...]



Funds ensure Headingley is not left in the dark this Christmas!

By • Nov 1st, 2012 • Category: Community, Lead story

Businesses in Headingley have got in to the Christmas spirit early this year and helped ensure the area will be decked out with Christmas lights. A number of local companies have pledged money to contribute to the cost of Christmas lights this year. Funding has also come from the Council’s Inner Northwest Area Committee, which [...]



Fans turn out in their thousands at Headingley Carnegie to welcome home the Stobart Super League trophy on Sunday afternoon.

By • Oct 8th, 2012 • Category: Lead story

Leeds Rhinos received a heroes reception when they took to the field to soak up the occasion yesterday. The crowd were entertained by the Spencer Properties Dance team and singer Laurence Robinson with Radio Aire’s Rich Williams whipping the fans up into high excitement before the players took to the field. Head Coach Brian McDermott [...]



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