Archive for Month: December 2016

  • MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR 2017

    I would like to wish all readers of this website a Very Happy Christmas and a Happy & Healthy New Year in 2017.

  • CAROL SINGING – SING-A-LONG AT LEEDS MODERNIANS – ALL WELCOME WEDNESDAY 21ST DECEMBER at 7PM

    Details are :-  Sing along with a choir and small band provided by Grace Community Church at Leeds Modernians starting at 7.00 pm on Wednesday 21st December There will be the normal facilities at the club plus Mulled Wine, Hot Dogs and Mince Pies. A Special Visitor will also be coming (could this be Santa!?)…

  • SAVE THE DATE – COMMUNITY CLEAN-UP WORKSHOP – 23rd FEBRUARY 2017

    A Street Cleansing workshop for residents and residents groups has been arranged for the above date. It is proposed this will run between 10am and 2pm at Pudsey Civic Centre. Details below. Let me know if you would be interested in attending and if you would be interested in attending if the date and time…

  • COOKRIDGE TOWER

    I was recently asked by a local resident the following question: “Well for some time there have been no dishes on the tower and there seems a general air of decay about the whole place. The remains of the dishes seem to be scattered on the grass in the compound like bits of scrap !”…

  • COOKRIDGE POST OFFICE – UPDATE

    I have received the update below in respect of the Cookridge Village Post Office re-opening date. Cookridge Village Post Office® 17-19 Cookridge Lane, Cookridge, Leeds, LS16 7LQ Thank you for your email of 28 November 2016 asking for a current update on the opening of the above Post Office branch. As our operator’s extensive refurbishment…

  • APPEAL BY EURO GARAGES LTD – LAWNSWOOD SERVICE STATION

    I have received a letter to advise that the Lawnswood Service Station have appealed the refusal of 24 hour opening. I have copied below the text of the letter I received: “Dear Councillor TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990 Appeal Made By Euro Garages Ltd Site Address Lawnswood Service Station Otley Road Adel Leeds LS16 8AL…

  • LEEDS TRANSPORT PLANS

    You may have read in the press or heard on the radio or saw on TV that Leeds City Council had made some public statements about their plans for Transport in the city. If you are interested in the reports they have issued see links below. http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/documents/s152791/Transport%20Cover%20Report%20061216.pdf  http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/documents/s152792/Transport%20Report%20Appendix%20A%20061216.pdf  http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/documents/s152793/Transport%20Report%20Appendix%20B%20061216.pdf  http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/documents/s152794/Transport%20Report%20Appendix%20C%20061216.pdf  http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/documents/s152795/Transport%20Report%20Appendix%20D%20061216.pdf  http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/documents/s152796/Transport%20Report%20Appendix%20E%20061216.pdf  http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/documents/s152797/Transport%20Report%20Appendix%20F1%20061216.pdf  http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/documents/s152798/Transport%20Report%20Appendix%20F2%20061216.pdf  http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/documents/s152799/Transport%20Report%20Appendix%20G%20061216.pdf …

  • KIRKGATE MARKET – CHRISTMAS EVENTS

    I have been sent an update about events at Kirkgate Market over the next few weeks: “I would like to bring to your attention that here at Kirkgate Market we currently have Santa in his grotto, each Saturday and Sunday up to Christmas Eve!  Tickets can be purchased from the Markets information Centre at any…

  • POLICING UPDATE – BRAMHOPE

    I have received the following update in respect of policing issues in Bramhope “Over the past 30 days there have been two crimes in Bramhope. A vehicle parked on Church Hill had it’s wiper blade removed and taken. There are no lines of enquiry in relation to this. There was a pedal cycle stolen from…

  • HOLT PARK POLICING UPDATE

    I have received the update below from the police: “Just to update you following this week’s concern by Holt Park Residents, there has been no reported crime in Holt Park in the past 7 days. I have asked this week’s updates to go on Facebook and there will also be an update shortly about the…