Archive for Month: March 2019

  • VOLUNTEER RANGER EVENTS

    i have received some posters and schedules for the Volunteer Ranger programme that is run by the Council’s Ranger which is part of the Parks & Countryside department. There are a number of events and tasks that people can get involved with in all seasons. These events are within the Adel & Wharfedale/Meanwood Valley area. I…

  • NIGHT TIME WORKING ON THE RAILWAY – HORSFORTH/COOKRIDGE

    It was recently brought to my attention that works on the railway requiring night work took place. Neither I nor some local residents were aware of this taking place. I took this up and set out below is the response received from the Council’s Environmental Protection Team. “Works to the railway line were completed 1st…

  • ROAD SAFETY – MOBILE SPEED INDICATOR DEVICES (SIDs) CAN BE USED BY GROUPS OF RESIDENTS

    Please find below information on mobile SIDs that can be used by groups of residents. Full training is available for anyone who would like to take this offer up. If you would be interested please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk “[Residents can] make use of the mobile speed indication devices (SIDs) which we have available for…

  • LATEST CRIME STATS

    The latest crime figures from the police for the Adel & Wharfedale ward are below: Adel Robbery – none Burglary The Drive, overnight suspects have smashed patio window, once inside a laptop has been stolen. Long Causeway. Daytime suspects have smashed a rear window, once inside jewellery has been stolen. Theft from Motor Vehicle –…

  • FORTNIGHTLY BROWN BIN COLLECTION STARTS MONDAY 4TH MARCH

    I have had a number of enquiries from residents asking when the brown bin collection service will resume. Below is the link to the Council’s webpage where you can put in your postcode and then see the future dates and when your individual street’s brown bin collection will start. Brown bin collections will be starting…

  • NORTHERN GAS WORKS – HOLT LANE – CLOSURE EXTENDED

    I have received the following update from the Area Network Manager for Leeds City Council Highways in relation to the work at the junction of Holt Lane and Cookridge Lane: “The legal order for the Holt Lane closure [is] showing the end date of the 5/3/19 – next Tuesday. That said, I spoke to the…

  • ADEL PLAYERS PRESENT “SPIRIT LEVEL” BY PAM VALENTINE 10th to 13th April

    Adel Players will perform “Spirit Level” from Wednesday 10th to Saturday 13th April 2019 in the Adel War Memorial Association Hall. The synopsis is below. Tickets are £8 each. First produced in 2010, our third play of the season is a light comedy with a strong streak of fantasy and moments of classic farce. Jack…

  • CONNECTING LEEDS – PROPOSALS FOR THE A660 AT THE LAWNSWOOD ROUNDABOUT

    I have been sent a report in relation to the proposals from Connecting Leeds for the Lawnswood roundabout.  If you would like a copy of the report please email me at barry.anderson53@yahoo.co.uk

  • A660 Leeds Road, Bramhope – Highway Works Associated with Miller Homes Development – Latest update

    Please find below the latest update received from the Highways Engineer in connection with works associated with the Miller Homes development in Bramhope. “I write to update you on the progress of the S278 A660 Leeds Road, Bramhope highway works associated with the Miller Homes Development off Breary Lane.  Over the last several months we…

  • SPEED SURVEY RESULTS – NEW ADEL LANE

    In autumn last year I was approached by a local resident to express concern that the speed of traffic did not appear to be slowing following the implementation of the 20mph limit.   A speed survey was requested as the last survey was done in 2015. Highways have now produced the results of this recent…