Category: Public information

  • FURTHER FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR REPLACEMENT LOCKS

    If you live in Adel & Wharfedale Ward and you would like to take the opportunity to have new locks fitted and you missed out last time please email me and I’ll pass your details to the police as they will do the arrangements using the funding recently provided by us as Councillors for further target…

  • MAP SCAM

    See information below, which I have been asked by the police to circulate : MAP SCAM – BEWARE! On the 3rd October a resident attended at Bramhope Medical Centre in their vehicle. Before they got out of the car they were approached by a male who distracted them with a large paper map and spoke with…

  • GLASS RECYCLING

    I have received the information below: “To encourage jar and bottle recycling at one of our 700 bottle banks in the city, we’re running a ‘Recycle Your Glass’ campaign for the next 6 weeks in Leeds. The campaign aims to raise awareness of the different types of glass bottles and jars and the locations of…

  • Proposed upgrade of Existing Telecoms installation at Adel ATE, Otley Road, LS16 6AJ – Consultation with LPA

    I have been sent the following information: “Dear Councillor Anderson Proposed upgrade of existing telecommunications equipment for H3G and EE at Existing Telecoms Mast at Adel ATE, Otley Road, Adel, Leeds, LS16 6AJ   Mono Consultants Limited act as agents for Arqiva who build, own and operate shared radio telecommunications and public broadcast infrastructure in the…

  • POLICE NOTIFICATION OF SCAM

    Please find below a note from the police about a Scam to be aware of. “Police in Leeds are urging residents to be wary of cold callers following reports of bogus calls from Department of Work and Pensions. An elderly female victim, in her 80s, from Moortown in Leeds, was contacted by someone claiming they…

  • LEEDS CHILDREN’S MAYOR – VOTING CLOSES 12 NOON 15TH SEPTEMBER

    As you may be aware there are 2 children from local schools in Adel & Wharfedale in the final 12 for the Children’s Mayor for 2017/18 – Maisy Micklethwaite from Adel Primary School and Elissa Lyon from Cookridge Holy Trinity. I have been sent the Manifesto for Elissa which is set out below. Leeds Children’s…

  • PAPER & CARD RECYCLING – 4 WEEK CAMPAIGN – “RECYCLE ME” – STARTS MONDAY 4TH SEPTEMBER

    I have received the information below from the Council. “To encourage paper recycling from around the home we’re running a ‘Recycle Me’ paper campaign for the next 4 weeks in Leeds, beginning on Monday 4th September. Paper recycling raises awareness of the different types of cardboard and paper that can go in your green bin…

  • ROUGH SLEEPERS – LEEDS CITY CENTRE

    Extra funding to support people who are sleeping rough and begging in Leeds has been by me and Cllr. Caroline Anderson. The government has allocated an additional £1,636,640.71 to the city for 2017/18 and £1,794,862.92 for 2018/19, from the Flexible Homeless Support Grant, and the council has already agreed to award a number of contracts…

  • TRAVELLERS, BEDQUILTS – LATEST UPDATE

    Set out below are the most recent responses to the questions I raised yesterday with the various interested partners as we enter the clean-up phase following their departure. Leeds City Council Housing: Cllr Anderson – Leeds Beckett secured a possession order yesterday which was enforced today.  The G&T (Gypsy & Traveller) team have not yet…

  • LATEST UPDATE ON TRAVELLERS – BEDQUILTS

    I have received a number of updates this morning: From Leeds City Council – Principal Manager, Outreach, Leeds Housing Options “Good Morning We have been advised that our usual High Court bailiff has received instructions to assist Leeds Beckett University with the eviction of Travellers from Bedquilts, this will take place today after he has…