Archive for Month: December 2014

  • TARGETING OF DOGS IN THE AREA OF GOLDEN ACRE PARK

    I have recently been asked by the police to pass on the information below: “There have been reports of dog walkers being followed in the Golden Acre Park area of Leeds. The dog walkers have been followed home and they are concerned their dog are the targets. The vehicles involved are both Ford Transits and…

  • POOL POST OFFICE – UPDATE

    I am absolutely delighted to hear that the Post Office in Pool has been re-designated as a Community Post Office and will be left in its current position. This is a vital service for the community, not just a place to do business but a meeting place for friends and neighbours and a very important…

  • Concern Over Surgery Closure Plans – Holt Park Surgery

    I am very concerned over the potential closure of Holt Park Surgery, and I am asking local people to make their views known as part of a consultation over the proposals. NHS England has been approached by the partners of Abbey Medical Practice and Moor Grange Surgery with proposals to merge the two practices. Abbey…

  • TOUR de FRANCE LEGACY, POOL

    I recently received the following information: “I am contacting you from Transport Policy where we are hoping to build upon the success of the Tour de France in Pool by installing additional cycle parking facilities. In total, I hope to install approximately 2 new Sheffield Stands  at Pool Playground (inside the wall) We have a…

  • Unauthorised Banner Advertisement on Land At Ring Road, Adel and Long Causeway

    I recently received the following update on the enforcement case regarding the unauthorised sign in respect of house sales placed at the above site: “I write further to your complaint regarding a large red banner sign placed on the wall at the above site advertising properties available for part  exchange. This sign would require express consent…

  • Greenbelt Protection from Travellers Pitches

    I recently asked the following question in the last Full Council meeting: “Would the Executive Board Member with responsibility for Travellers care to welcome Government proposals in the consultation document, ‘Planning and Travellers’, specifically those around improving protection for Green Belt land and ensuring fairness in the planning system?” The response I received was: “The…