Category: Health

  • HOLT PARK SURGERY PROPOSED CLOSURE (NOT HIGHFIELD SURGERY)

    See below. If you are aware of any friend, neighbour or relative who uses the Holt Park Surgery (Not the Highfield Surgery) please pass this onto them. “Dear Councillor We understand that Abbey Grange Medical Practice have previously been in touch with you regarding their proposal to close the Holt Park branch surgery and have…

  • AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT AREA – POOL IN WHARFEDALE

    I have received the information below which may be of interest to you: “As you will be aware local authorities have a responsibility to review air quality against and put measures in place to reduce pollution to ensure that the national air quality objectives can be achieved. If a local authority finds any places where…

  • DEFIBRILLATORS ACROSS THE WARD

    Councillors in Adel & Wharfedale Ward have funded life-saving equipment in the form of Defibrillators for a number of sites across the Ward. These will add to the already existing machines that are in place in other complementary locations.. I am very pleased that we have been able to secure the funding for these vital…

  • LEEDS HEALTH & WELLBEING STRATEGY 2016-2021

    I have received the information below in relation to the Council’s Health & Wellbeing Strategy for the city which has just been published: “The strategy has been developed following an extensive period of engagement with services and the public in Leeds.  The Adult Social Services, Public Health and NHS Scrutiny Board were part of this…

  • ADEL PHARMACY/SURGERY

    Some residents have been expressing concern recently that both of the above are not going to be in Adel in the future. I can confirm that to the best of my knowledge there are no plans for either to close or to move out of the area.  

  • WARMTH FOR WELLBEING

    The Warmth for Wellbeing Service is funded by Leeds City Council along with the NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs). It is a free service for residents who meet the criteria. The Freephone number to call for advice is 0808 1683547. It’s aim is to ensure that residents who require help with heating their homes or…

  • GP SURGERY AT HOLT PARK – UPDATE – SURGERY NOT CLOSING

    I refer to previous correspondence and would advise that I have been updated as set out below from the Assistant Contract Manager, NHS England – North (Yorkshire & the Humber): “A decision was reached on Tuesday afternoon with regard to the proposals put forward by the practice and that is that Holt Park Medical Practice…

  • UPDATE ON POTENTIAL CLOSURE OF GP SURGERY PRACTICE AT HOLT PARK

    I recently asked for an update on the proposals to close the GP Surgery at Holt Park as I had not heard anything following the public consultation. I receive the following response from the Assistant Contract Manager, NHS England (Yorkshire & Humber): “As yet no decision has been made on either the proposal for Abbey…

  • UPDATE ON HOLT PARK SURGERY PROPOSED CHANGES

    I have recently received the following information in a copy of a letter that will be going to all patients registered with the Holt Park Surgery practice: Dear Patient, Re: Abbey Medical Practice – practice proposals You may have recently received a letter from the practice regarding our proposed merger with Moor Grange Surgery and…

  • Concern Over Surgery Closure Plans – Holt Park Surgery

    I am very concerned over the potential closure of Holt Park Surgery, and I am asking local people to make their views known as part of a consultation over the proposals. NHS England has been approached by the partners of Abbey Medical Practice and Moor Grange Surgery with proposals to merge the two practices. Abbey…