Archive for Month: February 2018

  • Candlelighters Concert ‘Songs From The Shows’

    Headingley Rotary Club is sponsoring a concert to raise funds for Candlelighters on Saturday, 17 March – 2.30 – 4.45 pm in The Great Hall of Leeds University. St Mary’s Youth Theatre from Garforth will be performing Songs From The Shows in the presence of The Lord Mayor of Leeds, Cllr Jane Dowson. Candlelighters is her…

  • DYNELEY ARMS JUNCTION

    Back in September on a street surgery one issue that kept coming up and is often repeated in other conversations I have is that there is a need to mark the Dyneley Arms junction so cars can draw up and align themselves correctly when turning right going to Otley from Pool and going to Pool…

  • Northern Rail Strike – 3rd March 2018

    I have been advised by Northern Rail that the RMT union is carrying out strike action on Saturday 3 March and Northern services will be affected. To find out more about the action and to view timetables for the day, click the link below https://www.northernrailway.co.uk/strike?utm_campaign=nr318marchstrike&utm_medium=email&utm_source=crm-&utm_content=module3cta&utm_term  

  • Sponsorship Opportunity – Charity Football Game

    I have been sent this: Hi Barry We have arranged for the charity football game to take place on Sunday 13th May 2018 for Gareth Dunn. Barry can you help with any sponsorship?  Thank you   http://www.imagenorth.net/blog/2017/12/gareth-dunn-for-cancer-research-uk Can anyone help with sponsorship

  • BURGLAR – Bramhope

    I have been sent this by the police. “Good Morning,  Please can I ask that you alert residents to the below;  At around 1645 hours Sunday 25th February a homeowner returned home at The Sycamores, Bramhope and disturbed burglars in her home. Two males had snapped the lock in her door to gain entry and…

  • WEEKLY CRIME UPDATE – W/E 24TH FEBRUARY

    This is the latest crime update from the police: “On the 19th February there was a burglary at Tesco, Cookridge where suspects entered during the night and stole items from within the store. There was a similar offence at Horsforth too. Overnight 19-20th February suspects entered a property on a building development in Cookridge and…

  • BURGLARY AT TESCO’S ON GREEN LANE

    I’ve received the following update from the police after I requested details of what had happened at Tesco’s: “There was a burglary at Tesco, tools were used to force the shutter and once inside some items were stolen. There is CCTV which is being followed up. There was a similar incident a few nights before…

  • GRANT FUNDING OF £9300 AWARDED FOR VERGE FENCING FOR THE HOLTDALES

    The residents in the Holtdales estate are to benefit from grant funding of £9300 for fencing to prevent parking on grass verges which is causing an unsightly mess. The Housing Officers for the Holtdales bid for the money from the Housing Advisory Panel (HAP) and their bid was successful following the HAP meeting on Monday…

  • NEW NOTICE BOARD FOR THE ADEL WOODS ESTATE

    The residents in the Adel Woods estate are to benefit from grant funding of £1800 for a new notice board. The Adel CRAG Tenants and Residents Group bid for the money from the Housing Advisory Panel (HAP) and their bid was successful following the HAP meeting on Monday 12th February. Residents will be able to…

  • CONSULTATION RESPONSES – OLD POOL BANK

    Below is the result of the recent consultation exercise undertaken throughout the village when the following questions were asked: QUESTIONS Speed Limit Reduction considerations:- I DO support the lowering of the speed limit to 40mph from the  A660 to the old railway bridge and to 30mph from the old railway bridge to the A658. I DO NOT…