In the News

remediation-web On 10th October Leeds City Council began their remediation works on the future Lilac site to remove some low level contamination in the soil. Once this is complete in 3-4 weeks, the site will be sold to Lilac. It is great to see the site being transformed - this is the beginning of a year long journey to building Lilac!



Paul Chatterton is one of 20 people nationally to win the 2010 Untld Level 2 'Higher Education Social Entrepreneurship Award' funded through the 'Higher Education Innovation Fund' (HEIF) for recognition of his role as co founder member and secretary in the pioneering low impact cohousing project in west Leeds called 'Low Impact Living Affordable Community (




Listen to our radio interview on BBC Radio Leeds on the Bob Warmsley lunchtime show on Sat 6th November

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Bramley Design Preview and Membership Launch

Tues 1 February, 6pm

Hollybush School, Broad Lane, Bramley, LS13 2JJ


We are holding a special showcase event to preview the designs and advertise the remaining few homes. The event is just a short walk from the site itself.

We only have a few homes left and there is considerable interest currently. Please come along to find out more and ask any questions. And if you haven't seen the site (LS5 3DR) before do visit it.

The school is wheelchair accessible and can be reached with the 49, 85 and 91 buses. Also at Hollybush School we will be having céilidh barn dance on Saturday 12 March.


Lilac is a Mutual Home Ownership Society (No. 30689R)