Archive for Month: December 2015

  • TOUR DE YORKSHIRE – ROUTE ANNOUNCED – SATURDAY 30TH APRIL

    I have received the following information: “Dear Councillor I am writing to let you know that the official announcement by Welcome to Yorkshire about the actual routes of the 2016 Tour De Yorkshire will be made, Wednesday 9th December, at 11am in Otley.  Stage 2 of this year’s men’s race, and also the single-stage women’s…

  • HOW TO AVOID NUISANCE CALLS

    The following are all promoted by Ofcom. There are various products and services that can block nuisance calls, some you need to buy. To find out more talk to your phone provider or consider a call blocker. You can register with the Telephone Preference Service – You can do this either by telephoning 0845 070…

  • CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR REFUSE COLLECTIONS – FULL DETAILS OF CHANGES

    I have received the information below in respect of the changes to Christmas and New Year collections: “As part of ongoing improvements to refuse collection services we have reviewed last year’s Christmas collection arrangements and developed more effective Christmas and New Year collections for this year.  This year, instead of bringing collections forwards and risking residents…

  • UPDATE ON BREACH OF CONDITIONS – LAWNSWOOD SERVICE STATION, OTLEY ROAD

    Case Number: 15/01190/NCP3 About: Non-compliance with condition 13: retail opening times Site At: Lawnswood Service Station Otley Road Adel Leeds LS16 8AA I am writing further to your complaints about the 24 hours opening of the retail store at the above site which is a breach of the condition imposed on application 15/01297/FU. Condition 13…

  • WARMTH FOR WELLBEING

    The Warmth for Wellbeing Service is funded by Leeds City Council along with the NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs). It is a free service for residents who meet the criteria. The Freephone number to call for advice is 0808 1683547. It’s aim is to ensure that residents who require help with heating their homes or…

  • ADDITIONAL AIRPORT LINK ROAD CONSULTATION EVENTS

    I’ve been in discussions with officers to try and get additional consultation events organised in both Pool and Bramhope. Set out below is the most recent information I have. I will let you know when I receive confirmation of the timings. “Thank you for the suggested venues below. I have made a booking with Pool…

  • BE AWARE – RECENT SCAMS

    The most recent SAFER newsletter which is issued by West Yorkshire Trading Standards has highlighted a number of recent scams that you may wish to be vigilant of. They say:   “Postcode Lottery We have received lots of reports from people who have received letters claiming to be from the postcode lottery saying that they…