Archive for Month: July 2018

  • TRAVELLERS ON BEDQUILTS – LATEST UPDATE

    2 updates just received: From the University “A further update on Travellers at Bedquilts.  The papers have been filed at court and we have been listed for a hearing on Monday which means we will be serving notice on the group at the site today. As the proceedings have been issued against “Persons Unknown” they…

  • SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITY FOR LOCAL BUSINESS

    Would you like to sponsor a local football team in the Adel area? The football club advise me that their proposition is as follows: “We’re looking for a sponsor in the local Adel/Cookridge/ Lawnswood/ Headingley area that may wish to support a local amateur football to the tune of £1500 which would be used toward…

  • TRAVELLERS – LATEST UPDATE

    I have received the update below from the police (WYP):  “I have attended the recreation ground this evening and spoken with the travellers who haven’t given an indication as to how long they intend to remain, however it does appear that some are from the previous site on the university ground near to Weetwood police…

  • TRAVELLERS ON BEDQUILTS

    As you may already be aware there are a group of Travellers back on Bedquilts. The chronology of the situation is as follows: I notified the Police, Leeds University (LU), Beckett University( BU), Parks & Countryside and the Traveller Service (TS) at the Council just before 4pm today. 4.02pm BU advise me they were not…

  • TRAVELLERS ON LAWNSWOOD PLAYING FIELDS NEXT TO WEETWOOD POLICE STATION

    I have received the information below from the police in relation to the travellers on the Lanwswood Playing fields next to Weetwood Police Station. I am awaiting an update from the University. “One of our officers from the university attended yesterday and spoke with the group. We believe that there are around 7 caravans and…

  • POOL BANK CULVERT WORK – UPDATE ON END DATE

    Please find below a link to updated information on the work being done on Pool Bank Culvert, following a meeting Caroline and I had with the Engineers.  As you will read they are having to extend the length of time to complete the work to the end of September. It is very disappointing and I…

  • The Adel to Leeds bus route proposals – West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA)– “Transforming our Bus Network” – Proposals

    You may remember the WYCA along with Leeds City Council commencing the “Transport Conversation” in 2016, following the public inquiry on the Trolleybus proposals which were rejected. All of the consultation comments of the “Transport Conversation” have been collated and proposals are now being consulted upon to improve the bus network. You may have already…

  • Plastics Recycling

    I have been advised of the information below: “Waste Management has launched a city-wide plastic recycling campaign, which aims to increase the quantity and quality of plastic items collected from households’ green bins and bags. Some interesting facts: Last year in Leeds we recycled almost 4,500 tonnes of plastic – that’s the weight of over…

  • Night Time Intruders – Back Gardens of Moseley Wood Gardens

    A resident has emailed me with the following information:  “We have experienced night time prowlers in our back gardens on Moseley Wood Gardens  over the past couple of nights ( Land adjoining the open land next to the new build site ) They have been coming in over the fields behind and I would appreciate…

  • Proposed new rail stations: Thorpe Park and White Rose

    You may be interested in the information below: “As part of the Connecting Leeds transport programme, Leeds City Council, in partnership with the West Yorkshire Combined Authority is asking people to have their say on proposed plans for new rail stations at White Rose and Thorpe Park. To view our proposals and complete our online…