Archive for Month: January 2020

  • Increase In Shed and Garage Burglaries

    The police have issued the following Alert: it has become apparent that there have been a significant increase in the amount of shed/garage burglaries. I feel a few crime prevention tips may be useful to try prevent yourself from being a victim of such crime. It is well known that people don’t secure their shed…

  • LATEST POLICE ALERT – E-NEWSLETTER FOR NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH SUPPORTERS

    Please find below the latest Alert from the police: “Dear Neighbourhood Watch supporters, OUR NEWS e-newsletter – January 2020 edition ‘OUR NEWS’ January edition The first 2020 edition of ‘OUR NEWS‘, the e-newsletter for Neighbourhood Watch supporters, is out. In this edition we see a sneak preview of our new Neighbourhood Watch national website, discover…

  • PARKING – FARRAR LANE NEAR TO JUNCTION WITH OTLEY ROAD

    I have been asked by residents about the parking situation at the bottom of Farrar Lane at the junction with Otley Road and upon referring this to Highways I have received the following response from the Highways Engineer: “I have undertaken recent observations as to the situation on Farrar Lane following this email. At this…

  • HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE SCHEME – ARTHINGTON LANE, ARTHINGTON Full length of road

    I have received the information below in relation to road closures affecting Arthington Lane: “As part of our highway maintenance programme we intend to carry out works at the above location. The works will consist of the reinstatement of road markings and various cleansing works. The works are planned to commence Monday 20th January and…

  • COOKRIDGE VILLAGE HALL OPEN DAY – SATURDAY 25TH JANUARY

    Please find below details of an event which may be of interest to you: “I am writing to invite you to join us as we celebrate our village hall. This year we are joining Village Halls Week 2020, a national celebration run by rural charity Action with Communities in Rural England (ACRE) and their 38…

  • TOUR DE YORKSHIRE 2020

    Please see below information I have been sent in relation to his year’s Tour de Yorkshire: “As in 2019, Leeds will once again feature heavily in this year’s race culminating with the Stage 4 finish in Leeds City Centre on Sunday 3rd May and the details of each stage are below: Stage 1 (Thursday 30th…

  • REVISED LAYOUT FOR PLANNING APPLICATION 18/04343/RM – LAND TO EAST OF OTLEY ROAD, ADEL

    Barratt David Wilson Homes have submitted a further revision to the layout for their Reserved Matters Planning Application for the land to the east of Otley Road, Adel . In summary there are further revisions to the housing mix and the number has reduced to 99 from 100. However, the pumping station remains to the…

  • CLOSURE OF WEETWOOD POLICE STATION

    I have received the following information in relation to the closure of Weetwood Police Station: “Weetwood Police Station has been significantly under occupied for a number of years and currently has a large number of unused areas which includes a decommissioned public enquiry counter and custody suite, the latter of which closed in 2011. As…

  • FOOTWAY ACCESS LEEDS ROAD, BRAMHOPE KINGS ROAD TO THE TREDGOLDS

    A concern has been raised regarding the highways works to facilitate the development by Miller Homes in terms of how pedestrians will negotiate the roundabout at Kings Road and how the footways from there up to High Ridge Way and the Tredgolds will be accessed. For reference S278 is a section within the Highways Department:…

  • LEEDS BRADFORD AIRPORT – NEW TERMINAL BUILDING PROPOSALS

    I have received the letter below from the Chief Executive of Leeds Bradford Airport: “Dear Councillor I am writing to update you on an exciting new chapter for Leeds Bradford Airport. A year ago, we outlined our plans to meet the airports projected growth with an extension to the existing terminal. After detailed modelling and…