Category: Public information

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID UPDATE – 1st December

    The latest Council Covid update is below: “We are continuing to see our infection rate falling quickly, which is encouraging. This briefing provides mobile testing unit sites for this week, an update on self-isolation support payments, helpful information about the vaccination programme from our NHS colleagues, and the usual round up of local and national…

  • Adel Neighbourhood Forum – 2020 Annual report

    The Adel Neighbourhood Forum 2020 Annual Report is now available. If you would  like a copy please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk

  • COUNCIL COVID-19 Update – 29th November

    Latest Position Infection rate continues to reduce, now at 220 per 100,000, with the over 60s rate at 199 per 100,000, and positivity rate is 10.2%. 31 care homes currently reporting outbreaks, most affecting staff rather than residents. We are finding that outbreaks are shorter and handled well with all the learning from first wave.…

  • Covid guidance

    I have received the information below from the Council this afternoon: This email is just to ensure you have all the information you need to hand.   Please bear in mind that the regulations won’t be laid in parliament until early next week, which is when we will be able to answer detailed questions about…

  • COVID-19 Update – 26 November – Tier 3 announcement

    Please find below the latest Covid update and Tier 3 confirmation: “Thank you for all you are doing to help manage the pandemic – be that with your own actions or helping others.  Although it is challenging, it is also clear that there is hope with such significant progress on a vaccination and plans developing…

  • Business Grants Especially discretionary grants

    Please find attached some important information re businesses applying for financial support. Please note the tight deadline for applying. Support for Businesses: The following grant schemes for businesses financially impacted by the pandemic are now open or in development. More information is available at https://bit.ly/LeedsBusinesses   and will be shared via our social media pages including the Inclusive Growth…

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID UPDATE – 25TH NOVEMBER

    See below, latest update received this evening. “Today’s briefing provides an update on Christmas bubbles, the Spending Review, local testing and contact tracing, vaccination planning, our support for businesses, and reminders for those who are clinically extremely vulnerable to Covid-19. As you know, we expect to hear on Thursday which tier Leeds will be entering…

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID UPDATE – 25th November

    Please find below the latest Council Covid update: “Today’s update provides the current position in the city, an overview of the Government’s Winter Strategy, as well as other local and national developments.  The next update will provide the latest information about testing, local contact tracing and the vaccination programme.  On Thursday, we expect to hear…

  • COUNCIL COVID UPDATE – 23RD NOVEMBER

    The latest Council Covid update is below: Here is a brief update with the latest infection rates and national developments. It is clearly a big week again and we will endeavour to keep you up to date with developments as soon as we know anything with specific implications for Leeds. Latest information: Overall rate is…

  • LATEST LEEDS Local Economic Briefing Precis

    A precis of the Economic Impact Briefing Note is set out below, this updates you on the Local Restrictions Support Grant; next week’s launch of our two new discretionary schemes; unemployment figures; details around the Government’s £4 billion investment to create 250,000 green new jobs; the Kickstart Scheme (for 16-24 year olds on Universal Credit);…