Archive for Month: January 2019

  • POLICE UPDATE – HOLT LANE PLAY AREA

    You may be interested in the information below from the police in relation to the damage to the swings at the play area on Holt Lane which happened late last year. “An update in relation to the criminal damage, specifically the fire damage to the swings at the children’s play area on Holt Lane at…

  • POCKET PARKS FUNDING

    Please find below a link to information on funding for Pocket Parks. You can paste this in to your browser. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/1-million-funding-for-communities-to-create-their-own-pocket-parks    

  • BIG CHANGE LEEDS

    Further to my previous post in relation to the Street Outreach helping the rough sleepers in Leeds a number of people asked how they could help. Set out below is some information that I have requested from the Head of Safer Leeds which may be of interest to anyone who would like to know more.…

  • CO-OP, ADEL – PROPOSED IMPROVEMENTS TO THE STORE

    I have received the information below from the Manager at the Adel Co-op in relation to proposals to extend the store. I will update my website when a planning application comes forward. “As you will know the store in its current layout is compromised and uses an external  storage containers to hold stock. This is…

  • FREE EVENT – BOOK LAUNCH, 30TH JANUARY, ADEL MEMORIAL HALL

    Please find below details of a local free event that may be of interest to you. Many of you will know Pat Riley from the Adel Players. The launch of the 2019 update of my book Looking for Githa, will take place at 7.30 pm for an 8 pm start on Wednesday, 30 January, at Adel…

  • FIXED PENALTY NOTICES ISSUED IN THE WARD

    Please find below the latest update I have received from Environmental Enforcement in respect of residents who have been fined for fly tipping. Resident of Holt Farm Close, fly tipping £300 Issued  11/12/18 Resident of Holtdale Croft, fly tipping £300 issued 30/11/18 Resident of Holtdale Road, fly tipping £300 issued 05/12/18 Resident of Old Lane,…

  • LEEDS CITY STATION – IMPROVEMENTS

    If you have visited Leeds Railway Station recently you will have noticed there is extensive refurbishment going on in the main concourse. You may be interested in the information below from the Combined Authority. “As you have already been informed, the West Yorkshire Combined Authority, in partnership with Leeds City Council and Network Rail, is…

  • LEEDS CITY CENTRE STREET OUTREACH TEAM

    As part of a Scrutiny Inquiry I am going to be carrying out on behalf of the Council I wanted to see at first hand the work that the Street Outreach team do in the city helping the rough sleepers and the homeless. In this respect this morning Cllr. Caroline Anderson and I spent some…