Archive for Month: February 2021

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID-19 Update – 26th February

    The latest Council Covid update is below. You will see a message contained below about the brown bin collection not starting now until 22nd March. If you would like any of the attachments mentioned please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk “This update is written with cautious optimism given the pace of vaccination rollout and the publication…

  • Latest Police Alert – National Insurance Number Scam

    I have received the information below in the latest Police Alert: “Apologies if you have already heard about this issue but it is important it gets out to as many people as possible. West Yorkshire has seen a sudden rise in reports to Action Fraud around a National Insurance number scam. Victims have reported receiving…

  • VACCINE ROLL-OUT IN YOUR AREA

    I have been sent the information below. “Social Media for Vaccine roll-out in your area As promised, I have updated the social media graphics for ICS areas with the latest figures see link below https://www.england.nhs.uk/statistics/statistical-work-areas/covid-19-vaccinations/  The spreadsheet now contains a breakdown of vaccination by lower tier authority, as well as by parliamentary constituency.”

  • LATEST SPEEDING STATS FROM THE POLICE

    I have received the information below from the Police: “Below are the latest speeding stats for the area. 27th January Moor Road – 20mph, morning time – 6 cars exceeding the speed limit Green Lane – 30mph, afternoon – no cars exceeding the limit   31st January – A660 Adel, morning – 10 vehicles exceeding…

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID-19 Update – 24th February

    The latest Council Covid update is below. If you would like either of the attachments referred to please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk Today’s update includes the latest position across a range of areas, plus some national developments. Key messages: Whilst our rates continue to go down, the rate of decline is now much slower. With…

  • Latest Police Alert – Keyless Entry – Security Reminder

    I have been sent the Police Alert below: “Has your car got Keyless Entry? A lot of new cars have it and although it can be convenient, unfortunately it can allow thieves to exploit the locking system & steal your car silently, without needing to break into your home for the keys. Please see the…

  • GRIT BINS, GRITTING, WINTER MAINTENANCE – GENERAL INFORMATION

    A lot of residents have raised queries about the grit bins and the refilling of grit bins and gritting and winter maintenance of the roads in general. This is the response I’ve received from the Acting Highways Maintenance Manager: “There are over 1500 grit bins across Leeds and refiling those is no small undertaking. All…

  • Grass Mowing changes for 2021

    See update below which relates to the new regime of grass cutting that will take place this season across the city. If you would like a copy of the map that goes alongside this, please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk “As you are aware we are bringing forward changes to arrangements for the cutting of grass…

  • Ask For Ani – Domestic Abuse Reporting Tool

    The information below has been supplied in the most recent Police Alert. “Ask for ANI (Action Needed Immediately) has been developed by the Home Office to allow domestic abuse sufferers to signal they need emergency help to a chemist. It is being rolled out this month to help those who have felt isolated and more…

  • Horsforth – Shed and Garage Burglaries

    I have received the Alert below from the Police. Although not this Ward, it is close by so I think the message is important. “Unfortunately we have seen a rise in the number of shed & garage break-ins, in the Horsforth area in the past few days. We want to break this trend early &…