Archive for Month: August 2016

  • DEFIBRILLATORS ACROSS THE WARD

    Councillors in Adel & Wharfedale Ward have funded life-saving equipment in the form of Defibrillators for a number of sites across the Ward. These will add to the already existing machines that are in place in other complementary locations.. I am very pleased that we have been able to secure the funding for these vital…

  • HOLT PARK SERVICE ROAD – Outside Asda and the Health Centre

    Residents in the vicinity of Asda have been sent the following letter from Highways: “As part of our highway maintenance programme we intend to carry out works at the above location. The works will consist of resurfacing the carriageway. The works are planned to commence on Sunday 4th September and will be completed in approximately…

  • UPDATE ON ROSEMONT, BRAMHOPE – HOUSING FOR OLDER PEOPLE

    I welcome the proposal for the Rosemont site to be secured for Older People’s Housing and it would be even better if they were able to prioritise it for local residents, but that has still to be discussed and agreed. By providing Older People’s Housing this meets the needs of both Bramhope and the north west of…

  • PROPOSAL TO BUILD 100 HOUSES AND RESERVE LAND TO BUILD A SCHOOL – CHURCH LANE, ADEL

    I received information this week that Hallam Land intend to bring forward an outline application for housing on the site next to the Centurion Fields site, opposite Adel Church. They advised me they were delivering a leaflet to local households. The text of the leaflet reads as follows: “Dear Resident We are using this leaflet…

  • ADEL BEER FESTIVAL – 2ND, 3RD AND 4TH SEPTEMBER

    The Adel Beer Festival will once again take place at the Adel War Memorial Association, Church Lane, Adel over the weekend of 2nd, 3rd, and 4th September. For full details of times etc. click on the link below. http://www.adelbeerfestival.co.uk/festival-info.html  

  • ROAD CLOSURES FOR THE LEEDS FESTIVAL – FROM TUESDAY 24TH AUGUST

    There will be a number of road closures in respect of the Leeds Festival taking place at Bramham over the August Bank Holiday weekend. They are too numerous to list here but if you would like details please email me and I can send you a list.

  • LEEDS ARCHITECTURAL AWARDS

    I received the information below from the Principal Urban Design Officer: “Dear Councillor, Although the closing date for nominations for this year’s Leeds Architecture Awards has closed, I would like to check whether there are any schemes in your wards that you would like to nominate. We have all the City Centre projects but not…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION – 16/04636 LAWNSWOOD SERVICE STATION -REMOVAL OF CONDITION 13

    I have been advised of the following information re a planning application submitted to the Council Application details:- Number:    16/04636/FU/NW Site:            Lawnswood Service Station  Otley Road  Adel  Leeds  LS16 8AL Proposal:    Removal of condition 13 (opening hours of retail unit to petrol filling station) of approval 15/01297/FU to allow unrestricted opening hours.…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION – 16/04774/FU – 10 HOLT LANE – Demolition of existing dwelling and construction of 2 detached dwellings – junction of Gainsborough Drive and Holt Lane, Adel

    I refer to the above and would confirm that I have been advised of the following planning application: Number:       16/04774/FU Site:               Dwelling at 10 Holt Lane Proposal:      Demolition of existing dwelling and construction of 2 detached dwellings Details of the application may be viewed at the web site below, or by accessing IT facilities in…

  • TREE GUIDELINES

    I have received the information below from the Natural Environmental Manager, Parks & Countryside which may be of interest to you. “Our new publication, Tree Guidelines for the management of Leeds City Council’s trees, is now available to download from Council’s website. See link below: http://www.leeds.gov.uk/leisure/Pages/Forestry.aspx I hope that this document will provide a valuable guide…