Armley Gaol - Leeds
Information about judicial executions performed between 1864 and 1961 at the prison.
Independent multi-purpose charity in Bramley, Leeds that provides specialist services to help people overcome a broad range of issues.
Self-help, community housing project that enables homeless families to create quality, affordable homes from empty properties.
Creating sustainable and affordable homes in Leeds. Transforming derelict land into a vibrant neighbourhood.
East Leeds History and Archaeology Society
Formed to explore and promote interest in the heritage of the area; with details of their lecture programme, publications, and and their heritage centre at Cross Gates Library.
Empty Homes Doctor
Supports owners of empty properties in Leeds to bring them back into use as decent homes.
Feel Good Factor
Aims to improve the health of people in the City of Leeds through access to opportunities for healthy living and promotion of physical and mental well being.
Charity that works with socially excluded people helping them to gain full independence in their local community.
Frack Free Leeds
Group that campaigns to keep fracking out of Leeds and the wider area.
Friends of Leeds Kirkgate Market
A group for everyone who loves Kirkgate Market and wants to help preserve its unique character; includes background on the market, how to get involved, news, meetings, and contacts.
Guide to everything LGB&T in the city of Leeds covering news, gay bars, clubs, saunas, hotels, shopping and scene celebs.
Headingley Development Trust
Aims to promote and develop a sustainable community in Headingley; provides a guide to their projects and initiatives, farmers' market, enterprise and arts centre, with events diary, newsletters, and contacts.
Arts, enterprise and community centre in the middle of Headingley run by the community for the community.
A community site for the Kirkstall area, with news, campaigns, events diary, map, and a forum.
Leeds Action to Create Homes
Charitable organisation that refurbishes derelict and run-down houses in the Chapeltown, Harehills and Burley areas of Leeds.
Leeds Anarchist Black Cross
Works to support class-struggle anarchist prisoners in the UK and worldwide; includes a guide to their activities, news, and contacts.
Leeds Animal Protection
Animal rights group offers information on issues of concern in and around Leeds, plus an events calendar.
Leeds Citizens' Advice Bureau
Provides independent, confidential, and free advice and advocacy services, specialising on issues around benefits, debt, employment, housing, and mental health. Information about their services, policies, news, and volunteer opportunities.
Leeds Civic Trust
Aims to encourage interest in history, architecture, and planning of the city. Includes details of membership, events, activities, and publications, with a guide to some significant buildings.
Discussion forum covering news, events and issues in Leeds.
Leeds and Yorkshire branch of the National Association of Schoolmasters Union of Women Teachers. Includes details of membership and benefits, news, campaigns, and resources.
Leeds Trades Union Council
Brings together local trade union branches to campaign around issues affecting working people in the workplace and community. Includes news and contacts.
A photographic archive of the city produced by the Leeds Library and Information Service, searchable by area, theme, and date; also offers virtual tours, and a collection of articles and resources.
Lineham Farm Children's Centre
Local charity which provides activity holidays for children in need of a break. Includes details of their programme, opportunities to support and make a donation, and location.
Meanwood Valley Partnership
Non-profit group with the aims to protect, conserve, enhance, maintain and use the Meanwood Valley in Leeds.
Car share scheme for friends (and friends of friends) where the costs and use of cars are shared collectively.
New Wortley Residents Action Group
Works to preserve amenities and improve the quality of life for local residents; includes local history, details of campaigns and community news, and contacts.
Ripon House Approved Premises
Provides structured accommodation for medium/high risk female offenders under the supervision of the Probation Service.
Investigates quirky and unusual aspects of the built environment of the city; includes a forum (with illustrated tours), and photo galleries.
St Anne's Community Services
Provides services for people who have experienced homelessness, problems with mental health or substance misuse, or who have a learning disability. Information about their services and facilities, job and volunteer vacancies, and contacts.
T4P - Together for Peace
Works with people and organisations across Leeds to strengthen communities and promote peace-making; includes details of projects and events, resources, and contacts.
The Thoresby Society
Historical society for Leeds and the surrounding area; includes their listing of excursions and meetings, membership details, library resources and publications, and a timeline.
Voluntary Action - Leeds
The city's Council for Voluntary Service, providing support, services and advice to voluntary and community groups; includes a member listing, annual report, newsletter, and information on their projects.
Originated in 1530 during the reign of Henry VIII when Thomas Wade left money in his will, which has since been added to by others, for the benefit of the people of Leeds.
A bar and multi-use venue in the centre of Leeds run by a workers’ co-op in partnership with a members’ club.
Woodhouse Community Centre
Businesses, community groups and individuals from across Leeds use the centre as a place for teaching, networking, fitness, volunteering and bringing people together to transform neighbourhoods and businesses.