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Get in touch with us… today!

Get in touch with us and let us know about any events, community groups or businesses that you would like including on the website. The easiest way is via our contact form, or you can…


Haunted Rothwell

A quick online search reveals Rothwell has its fair share of ghosts and unexplained events, the website secret leeds is a great source for such stories for not only our own area, but the wider scope…


Life in Rothwell 1909

Life in Rothwell 108 years ago was certainly a different existence to the one we are all used to today. Imagine a life without your iPhone, no wifi, no television and the only access to…


Lost Rothwell – St George’s Hospital

When it was finally confirmed that St. George’s Hospital was going to close in the early 90’s, there was tremendous public concern in and around Rothwell. And rightly so: for there have been some form…


LS26.org is back!

LS26 are back! After a brief time spent drifting through space our LS26 Community website is back, bringing you news, events and features from the local area. We are working on a database for the site…


Snail Mail 1822 Rothwell Style

The next time you are sat at your computer waiting for an expected email to drop in think about what it was like back in 1822 when it came to communication! The nearest and most…



Take action against HS2 in our area

Since the original announcement of HS2 in 2012 the LS26 area has seen house prices fall and the property market in general showing decline in our area leaving many unable to sell their homes. The impact on the…