Archive for Month: November 2015

  • Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon Series – Leeds 12 June 2016

    I’ve been advised of the following information which may be of interest to you.  Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon Series – Leeds 12 June 2016 “I am pleased to give you an update on preparations for Leeds hosting a round of the International Triathlon Union’s (ITU) World Triathlon Series next summer on Sunday 12th June 2016,…

  • ACTION FRAUD WARNING

    Please see the below which is advice from Action Fraud which is being sent out as a general warning; Fraudsters have set up a high specification website template advertising various electrical goods and domestic appliances. These goods are below market value and do not exist. The fraudsters will request your card details via the website;…

  • GREEN GRANTS PROGRAMME – CLOSING DATE 8TH JANUARY 2016

    I received the information below which may be of interest to you. “Please find attached some information about the TD Green Streets green grants programme which is now open to communities in West Yorkshire to apply.  We would welcome an application from Leeds.  A £10,000 grant is up for grabs for a community in West Yorkshire to deliver…

  • UPDATE ON BURGLARIES IN ADEL – WEEKEND OF 21/22 NOVEMBER

    I have received the following information/request/update from the Neighbourhood Policing Team: “Councillor, There have been two burglaries in Adel over the weekend where the suspects have entered homes and taken vehicle keys before making off with the vehicles from the drive. The suspects have entered through unlocked and insecure doors. Please can you put on…

  • RESERVED MATTERS PLANNING APPLICATION – FORMER LAWNSWOOD GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS – 15/06808/RM

    I refer to the above and would confirm that I have been advised of the following planning application: Number:       15/06808/RM Site:                Proposal:      Reserved Matters application for residential development Details of the application may be viewed by accessing IT facilities in the library at Ralph Thoresby High School, or at the Leonardo Building, address below.…

  • PRE-APPLICATION ENQUIRY – DUNSTARN LANE PREAPP/15/00847

    The Council has advised, this week, as follows “A major pre-application enquiry has been submitted for the development of land off Dunstarn Lane, Adel.  The site is part of a larger housing allocation within the UDP and 32 houses are proposed.    The accompanying letter states that the proposal will comprise of: 8 affordable houses – 3…

  • LEEDS PARKS FUND

    Leeds Parks Fund has been set up as a means of allowing individuals and organisations to make charitable donations to improve green spaces in Leeds. It is overseen by Green Leeds Ltd, a charity set up to receive and administer landfill tax credits within the Leeds area. Green space refers, in this context, to outdoor…

  • OLDER PEOPLE’S HOUSING IN THE HOLT PARK AREA

    The Council is currently looking at a development opportunity in Holt Park for older people’s housing as part of a prospectus to go to the Council’s November Executive Board. This accommodation will be extra care beds with nursing, care beds without nursing and dementia care. The Council is looking to provide this type of provision…

  • DARKER NIGHTS CAMPAIGN

    The police have asked me to pass on the following message to people: “The Darker Nights Campaign is once again here and we are asking all residents to make their houses look occupied at all times.  When you return from work will it be dark ? As you approach your house does it look dark. …

  • AIRPORT LINK ROAD – INITIAL PUBLIC CONSULTATION DETAILS

    Please find below information on the Initial Public Consultation in respect of the proposals for the Airport Link Road. The initial public consultation will run from Monday 23rd November 2015 to Sunday 24th January 2016. Improving surface access to the airport has been identified as a key need to support its future growth as well…