Category: Public information

  • COUNCIL TAX – ANNUAL SINGLE PERSON DISCOUNT

    Set out below is an email I have been sent, plus a background explanation. Dear Councillor  Please find a briefing note regarding the forthcoming Council Tax Single Person Discount Review. If you have any questions relating to this exercise please do not hesitate to contact me. The text of the Briefing Note is:  BACKGROUND:When a…

  • DYNELEY ARMS PUBLIC HOUSE

    I received a number of enquiries from residents asking what was happening with the Dyneley Arms pub at the Pool Bank crossroads. I wrote to Samuel Smith Brewery in Tadcaster and have today received a letter from the Area Manager who has advised that unfortunately they have been unable to recruit a management couple to…

  • LEEDS NEXT STEPS – POST 16 EVENT – 29TH AUGUST -11am to 2pm in Leeds Kirkgate Market Event Space

    I have been sent the information below in relation to an event for school leavers. “This is a chance for school leavers and their parents/carers to find out about post-16 learning opportunities, including apprenticeships, which are still available across the city for a start in the 2019/20 academic year. Young people will be able to…

  • GOLDEN ACRE PARK

    I have received the message below from the police, in relation to the sexual assault in Golden Acre Park on 24th June. “The press office released the below statement and officers are attending at various times to offer reassurance. Police are appealing for information after a woman was sexually assaulted in a Leeds park.  The…

  • PLANNED WEEK OF PROTEST IN LEEDS 15TH TO 19TH JULY

    Please find below a message I have received in respect of the above planned protest week which may be of interest to you. “The protest group Extinction Rebellion have announced plans to hold a protest in Leeds w/c Monday 15 July through to Friday 19 July. It is likely the city will face levels of…

  • Leeds Jobs Fair – 31st July – Leeds Marriott Hotel 10am to 2pm

    I have received the following information in relation to the next Leeds Jobs Fair: “We are running a Leeds  Jobs Fair on Wednesday 31st July 2019 at the Leeds Marriott Hotel, 10am to 2pm. The aim of the event is to get jobseekers back into work. The Jobs Fair is free to attend for those…

  • Pre Planning Consultation 23992 – Upgrade to 5G Telecomms Equipment

    I have received correspondence in relation to an upgrade to 5G Equipment locally. “Dear Councillor, Re: Preliminary Inquiry – Old Bramhope, Off A658 Pool Bank, Otley, West Yorkshire, LS21 1ET EE and Hutchinson are in the process of upgrading a number of sites in the UK predominantly to make them 5G. This upgrade process will…

  • Police warning over Universal Credit scam

    I have been sent the information below from the Police: Police warning over Universal Credit scam  https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/police-warning-over-universal-credit-16318494 What is the scam? Fraudsters are targeting people of working age and claim that they’re able to offer them a low cost government loan.  The scammer will then use their victim’s personal details to apply for Universal Credit,…

  • Bramhope Post Office, Tredgold Avenue

    I have been sent the information below. Please pass onto your friends, neighbours, relatives or interested parties. We’re writing to let you know about some changes to the above Post Office. For further information please visit our Consultation Hub via the link below: Consultation Hub – Tredgold Avenue LS16 9BS Customer information materials will also…

  • SUPERFAST BROADBAND – BRAMHOPE

    As you may be aware I have been looking into, following residents requests, whether Bramhope residents can access superfast broadband yet. I have now received an update from the Programme Manager and he has advised that a number of Bramhope premises and postcodes can now access this upgrade. He has suggested that residents check by…