Archive for Month: January 2016

  • Cycle Track plans for Bodington

    I have received details of a consultation taking place for the local community regarding a proposed new cycle track facility at Bodington. Details below.  We would like to invite members of the community to attend a drop in session help at Weetwood Pavilion from 4pm – 7pm on Tuesday 9th February where the University, Architects…

  • World Triathlon comes to Leeds on 11th and 12th June

    The World Triathlon is coming to Leeds on 11th and 12th June. All the details you need including the planned route, what events are taking place on what days etc. can be found using the link below: www.leeds.gov.uk/trileeds    

  • ADEL POST OFFICE

    I raised a number of issues with the Post Office on behalf of local residents who had contacted me. Set out below is the most recent update I have received: “Thank you for your email dated 13 Janaury 2016 regarding our plans to modernise Adel Post Office and introduce one of our new look local…

  • CRIME REDUCTION ADVICE

    Our local PC Ward Manager has sent me the following information: Please see the attached link which takes you to the Met Police site. On here is a good crime reduction booklet “the little book of big scams”. This is certainly worth a read for people so if you could please pass this out to…

  • RAIL FRANCHISE UPDATE

    The new rail franchise for running, amongst others, services on the Harrogate line (includes Horsforth station), will start in April 2016 and will be run by Arriva Rail North Ltd and TransPennine Express. The Northern franchise is for 9 years with a possible 1 year extension and TransPennine is for 7 years with a possible…

  • ONGOING CLOSURE OF THE A59 – LATEST UPDATE

    I have received the update below in respect of the ongoing closure of the A59 which the Council has received from North Yorkshire County Council: “A temporary drainage solution is to be installed within the slope above Kex Gill to allow the road to be reopened safely. It is envisaged that the closure will remain in…

  • LAWNSWOOD SERVICE STATION – OTLEY ROAD, ADEL

    Below is the latest update in respect of the Lawnswood Service Station: “Dear Councillor Anderson I can advise you that to date, no appeal has been received by the Council regarding the refusal of planning permission of the 24 hr retail shop. Before the Planning Enforcement officer went on leave he told me that they…

  • POST OFFICE, ADEL CO-OP, OTLEY ROAD

    Please find below information I have been sent in respect of changes regarding the Adel Post Office. There is a consultation exercise which you may wish to take part in that is running until 5th February. Please let your friends and neighbours know about this, if they don’t have access to a computer or send it to anyone who…

  • FLOOD FAIR – LEEDS TOWN HALL TUESDAY 19TH TO THURSDAY 21ST JANUARY 2016

    You may be interested in the information below which has come from the Council’s Citizens’ and Communities Department. “Following on from the recent flooding, I wanted to make you aware of a Flood Fair event taking place in Leeds city centre, Victoria Gardens and Leeds Town Hall, next week. This event has been organised by…

  • HIGHWAYS PLANNED MAINTENANCE WORK 2016/17 – HOLT PARK SERVICE ROAD AND HOLTDALE APPROACH

    I have received confirmation that as a result of the pressure I have put on Highways they have agreed to fund the following Highways work: Preventative Surface Treatment Schemes The sections to be done are: Holtdale Approach – whole length from the former Eyrie Public House junction with Otley Old Road round to the other…