Archive for Month: August 2019

  • ADEL & WHARFEDALE WARD CRIME FIGURES 8TH TO 18TH AUGUST

    Adel Burglary Holt Walk , early morning , unknown suspect(s) attempt to snap rear upvc euro profile door lock. Minor damage caused but no entry gained to premise and suspects make off, no property taken. Oaklea Gardens, early morning, unknown suspect(s) snap rear euro profile lock but entry prevented by sash jammers. Suspect(s) then attempt…

  • ADEL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY FLOWER and PRODUCE SHOW – SATURDAY 31ST AUGUST

    The Adel Horticultural Society Flower and Produce Show will take place on Saturday 31st August from 2pm to 4.15pm in the Adel Methodist Hall and grounds, Holt Lane, Adel. There will be flowers, fruit and produce, cookery, arts and crafts, photography and a well stocked plant stall. A very popular Tea Room with home made…

  • STREET LIGHTING AROUND THE DYNELEY ARMS JUNCTION – UPDATE

    I was recently advised by a number of residents that a number of Street Lights were not working around the Dyneley Arms junction and Pool Bank New Road. I took this up and the reply I have received is set out below: “Thank you for your email, I can confirm we attended a section fault…

  • COUNCIL TAX – ANNUAL SINGLE PERSON DISCOUNT

    Set out below is an email I have been sent, plus a background explanation. Dear Councillor  Please find a briefing note regarding the forthcoming Council Tax Single Person Discount Review. If you have any questions relating to this exercise please do not hesitate to contact me. The text of the Briefing Note is:  BACKGROUND:When a…

  • BUS SERVICE – NEW TIMETABLES

    I was asked to get copies of the new timetables and I have received the update below from First Bus: “Dear Barry, sorry for the delay in responding. Here is the link to the online timetables (select route then ‘upcoming’ timetable’ tab) https://www.wymetro.com/buses/bus-timetables/ The First Leeds website also has our timetables on (select ‘forthcoming’ timetables…

  • POLICE ALERT – SNEAK-IN BURGLARY

    Latest alert from the Police. “I hope you are looking forward to the Bank Holiday. Even more so with the forecasted hot weather. This is just a gentle reminder, that last time we had some hot weather sneak in burglary offences increased due to insecure windows. With the reported hot weather it is more than…

  • NHS Volunteering Opportunity

    You may be interested in the information below:  Our 2nd recruitment process for NHS Leeds CCG Volunteers is now open!  We are seeking new recruits to join our existing volunteers to help us ensure that the patient/public voice is represented when NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group is thinking of changing or developing health services and…

  • Walk Leader Training opportunity – City Wide

    See below which may be of interest to you. Training for volunteer walk leaders is a free one day course for anyone willing to lead walks in the community. The Active Leeds Team are delivering the training on Friday 6th September from 9.30am to 4pm in St. Georges Centre, St. Georges Road, Leeds LS10 4UZ.…

  • BUS SERVICE CHANGES – WORKS ON THE HEADROW – FROM SEPTEMBER

    I received the information below from the Bus Services Team at West Yorkshire Combined Authority: “Please find below a briefing note relating to the east bound closure of The Headrow from Sunday 1st September 2019 until Autumn 2020. The closure is part of Connecting Leeds which is a public transport focussed programme of works to…

  • ADEL BEER FESTIVAL – FRIDAY 30TH AUGUST TO SUNDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER

    As you may be aware the Adel Beer Festival  takes place from Friday 30th August to Sunday 1st September in the Adel War Memorial Hall and grounds, Church Lane, Adel. The Programme is as follows: Friday 30th August- 6pm to 11pm Saturday 31st August 1pm to 11pm Sunday 1st September (Family Funday) 12 noon onwards There…