Category: Leisure

  • RE-OPENING OF THE LIBRARIES

    I refer to information yesterday about investment in Holt Park Library. I asked the question as to when the Library will be reopening and the answer is below. “The PFI contractor has been in touch to say they want to bring the refurb of the building forward and are wanting to start asap.  We have…

  • Investment in the Holt Park Hub – Holt Park Library

    You may be interested in the information in the links below which is about the new Hub being developed at Holt Park Library. In summary: “The work includes new customer service areas, new reception counter, a new enquiry room, 2 enquiry booths, reconfigured library provision, new staff office with kitchen/break out space and new public/self-service…

  • JUNGLE KIDS HOLIDAY CLUB

    See a link below to details of a local holiday club which may be useful to you or someone you know. “We have 4 weeks at the cricket club in Horsforth Hall park and 3 at Cookridge Village Hall. https://junglekids.co.uk/holiday-club/  

  • LEEDS CITY JUNIORS FC – SUMMER CAMPS IN ADEL FOR CHILDREN AGES 4 TO 13

    I have received the details below on Summer Camp football weeks running in Adel for children aged 4 to 13 during the summer holidays from Leeds City Juniors FC. In association with Instinct Coaching Open to all aged 4-13 years old Week One: Monday 27th July – Thursday 30th July Week Two: Monday 3rd August…

  • LATEST INFORMATION ON ADEL SHOPS THAT ARE OPEN as at 20TH JUNE

    UPDATED INFORMATION at 20th June 2020 Open for Non-essential goods, health and food takeaway services  Non-essential, Adel Shops now Open  Adel Wood Store, 43 Wayland Croft, Adel LS16 8EX Ribbons Interiors, Curtails, Blinds, interior design, The Crescent, Adel House of Flowers, Opposite Lawnswood Crematorium J E Spence, Funeral Directors, Opposite Lawnswood Crematorium M A Clarke,…

  • Lawnswood Cemetery – Demolition of former Flower Shop and Cafe

    I have received the information below from the Bereavement Services manager in relation to the forthcoming demolition of the former flower shop and café just inside the entrance to the Lawnswood Cemetery: “The first stages of the demolition of the old Flower Shop and Café in the entrance to Lawnswood Cemetery& Crematorium will start on…

  • Leeds Modernians Grounds – Update from the Committee

    I have received this from the Committee at Leeds Modernians: “In the very near future the Leeds Mods will be carrying out essential works on the grounds which will result in the playing fields being potentially unhealthy for anybody going on them. The work includes spreading of weedkiller and fertiliser. I have put out the…

  • MOVEMENT OF PEOPLE SAFELY IN THE WARD – Public Right of Way Footpath 17 (Corpse Way) Adel

    A number of residents have contacted me to complain that social distancing is not achievable when crossing the Public Right of Way from Church Lane to Otley Road over the field that David Wilson Himes want to build on due to the fencing the developer put up. In the past David Wilson Homes refused to…

  • ADEL WALKS BOOKLET

    The Adel Neighbourhood Forum have put together an Adel Walks Booklet. If you would like me to send you a pdf copy of the booklet electronically, please email me at:  barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk The description as to what it contains is as follows: “A few simple circular walks starting from either Adel Parish Church, Adel St John’s…

  • LATEST POLICE ALERT – LOOK AFTER THOSE BIKES

    I have been sent this Police Alert: Whilst the current lockdown has, for the time being, taken away many of the things we took for granted, one pastime that seems to have increased especially with the warm start to the spring is cycling. Many of us have dug out those dusty bikes, oiled that slightly…