Archive for Month: September 2015

  • 80s NIGHT – COOKRIDGE RESIDENTS ACTION GROUP (CRAG) 17TH OCTOBER 2015

    Please find below details of the next Cookridge Residents Action Group (CRAG) fundraising night. 80s Night – Cookridge Village Hall at 7.30pm on Saturday 17th October 2015 Licensed Bar Tickets: £7.50 Contact: Fin – 07525857235 or cragleeds@hotmail.com  

  • RESIDENT ALERT

    I have been advised of the following by a resident today who asked if I would publicise this on my web page. The person received an email from Virgin Media entitled “Your latest Virgin Media Bill cannot be processed” and contained the following wording: Hello [email address of person], We could not process the payment…

  • SITE ALLOCATIONS CONSULTATION – 22ND SEPTEMBER TO 16TH NOVEMBER

    Please see information below issued by the Council on Friday. My Ward colleagues and I are in the process of arranging our own local events in Adel, Bramhope, Cookridge and Pool and further details on those will be sent out soon. The purpose of these events is to help explain the process and what residents…

  • RUGBY WORLD CUP – UPDATE

    I have received the following information from the Leader of Council: The Rugby World Cup starts this Friday and Leeds is the only host city in Yorkshire. I’m writing to let you know about the many activities taking place in celebration of this prestigious tournament coming to Leeds. Excitement is building in the city as…

  • ALERT FROM THE POLICE – DISTRACTION OFFENCE

    i have been asked by the police to put this alert out. Councillor, I don’t know if you are aware of this incident but if you do get any questions or if you would like to put it on your website as a warning; “Elderly complainant was in the Tesco express store, Green Lane, Cookridge…

  • TREES – CHURCH LANE

    I was recently asked the following question by a local resident: “Trees have been pruned and FELLED on Church Lane, adjacent the last property on the DWH site. One of the trees had a trunk diameter in excess of 3 feet. Previous planted saplings have also been damaged. Can you please tell me who instigated…

  • TREES – ST. HELENS LANE

    At a recent Street Surgery I was asked about the trees on St. Helens Lane where they have formed a canopy above the highway around the St. Helens Gardens area. The concern is darkness and the different light standard for drivers which I am advised has led to near misses in the area. I took…

  • PLANNING APPEAL – LEEDS ROAD, BRAMHOPE – RE: APPLICATION FOR 4 DETACHED DWELLINGS

    I have received a letter from the Planning Inspectorate in respect of the above planning application to advise that the applicants have appealed the decision to refuse permission. The text of the letter is set out below. “Dear Councillor TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990 Appeal Made By Bramhope Assets Site Address Leeds Road Bramhope…

  • STREET LIGHTING BETWEEN DYNELEY ARMS AND BRAMHOPE

    I have been chasing up the fault with the street lighting at the above location. I have received the update below: “Section Fault Dyneley Arms to Bramhope Good afternoon Cllr Northern Power Grid (Yorkshire Electricity as was)reported that they had attended to the  cable supply fault affecting the street lights on the 4th September and…

  • ASDA AT HOLT PARK – UPDATE

    I have received the information below from the Asda Holt Park Store Manager in response to the issues I raised with the manager at Asda re the recent shut downs of the store. I contacted Asda as I have not been kept up to date with what has been going on and residents are not being…