Category: Leisure

  • PARKING METERS IN OTLEY – PROBLEMS WITH SOME 10p COINS

    A number of residents have contacted me about problems with the parking meters in Otley. I took this issue up with Highways and the reply they have sent me is set out below. “The issue is that the parking machines in Otley do not accept 10p coins produced from 2012. They are made of different metal and…

  • NEWS ON THE TOUR DE FRANCE

     The Council recently held a meeting to discuss the Tour de France to share their plans and to hear about the plans of Town/Parish Councils around the Tour de France route. Latest News An update report on the preparations being carried out as Leeds gears up to be host city for the world’s largest annual…

  • STARS Amateur Drama Group – Latest Production

    STARS Amateur Drama Group based at Adel & Ireland Wood Community Centre on New Adel Lane will perform J B Priestley’s “When We Are Married” from Tuesday 29th October to Saturday 2nd November at 7.30pm. Tickets £7.50 available by email at tickets@starsleeds.co.uk or visit their website www.starsleeds.co.uk

  • Winter Wonder Leeds

    A 17 day festival in a giant marquee will take place on Briggate from Friday 6th to Sunday 22nd December. There are opportunities for independent food and drink businesses or those selling crafts and festive goods to hire stalls, as well as a central area for entertainment or food demonstrations. Performance opportunities could be anything from street…

  • York Gate wins Yorkshire in Bloom Gold

    I am pleased to be able to tell you that the gem that is York Gate has been awarded a Yorkshire in Bloom Gold award in its first time of entering the competition. I am so proud to have York Gate in the Adel & Wharfedale Ward and we are very lucky to have two…

  • ADEL PLAYERS ADVANCE INTO NEW ERA WITH ‘GHOSTS’

    Adel Players will take to the stage for a new production of ‘Ghosts’ later this month under improved lighting, and with other upgraded facilities too. The dramatic society, who have been performing at the Memorial Hall in Adel in north Leeds for over 60 years, have completed work on their theatre space in good time…

  • ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN DURING EASTER HOLIDAYS – VENUE – RALPH THORESBY HIGH SCHOOL

    I have received the following notice, for clarification the ESNW Cluster is anyone living in Cookridge, Holt Park or Adel or anyone attending the schools listed Spring into Summer! Choose from: Multi-Skills Sports, Street Dance or Craft Activities Hosted by Ralph Thoresby School For children and young people attending Cluster Schools or living in the ESNW Cluster…

  • CARLTON CROSSROADS – CAR BOOT SALE TO RECOMMENCE

    Please see information below and attached which may be of interest to you. If you  have any comments you would like to make I would be only too pleased to receive them.   “The Markets Service are in receipt of an application for another period of car boot sales to be held on farmland at Carlton…

  • SUPPORT CANDLELIGHTERS – PROCEEDS FROM “THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST” GOING TO CHARITY

    I have been advised of the following information: The Music Room Players are a group of experienced actors  drawn from several different West Yorkshire drama groups who have got together to raise money for charity and we need your help.  We are performing Oscar Wilde’s hilarious period comedy The Importance of Being Earnest from 4-6…

  • GOLDEN ACRE PARK

    I was recently asked about the number of visitors to Golden Acre Park each year. From the last data available there were 1.9million visitors per annum.