Category: Public information

  • COVID-19 Update from Leeds City Council – 30th June

    The latest update is below: This briefing is a special update on the Leeds Covid-19 outbreak control plan that was published yesterday. Firstly however I want to bring to your attention that last Friday (26 June) some incorrect information about new social distancing guidance was issued in the Gov.Delivery bulletin. This week’s version will be…

  • LATEST SINGLE ISSUE COVID UPDATES GOV.UK

    See latest Single Issue Covid updates from Gov.uk, including MOT Testing as mandatory from August. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Coronavirus and shielding of clinically extremely vulnerable people in England: 9 June to 18 June 202 Page summary Information about individuals that are Clinically Extremely Vulnerable to coronavirus in England. How has their health condition, healthcare and mental…

  • Precis of latest Council Economic Briefing

    Set out below is a precis of the latest Economic Briefing on the Leeds economy.  “Purpose of Report This briefing note provides an update on the Leeds economy during the course of this week, including policy announcements from Government, work undertaken by Leeds City Council and an analysis of business and sector information across the…

  • COVID-19 Update from Leeds City Council – 29th June

    See latest update below: “Last week, once again, we saw a considerable amount of new and updated guidance following the Government’s announcement of easing of lockdown restrictions from 4 July and new advice for shielding individuals from 6 July. Links to relevant guidance documents are included in this briefing. The scenes we have seen recently…

  • LATEST SINGLE ISSUE COVID UPDATES FROM GOV.UK

    See latest single issue Covid updates from Gov.uk, below. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Coronavirus and the social impacts on Great Britain: 26 June 2020 Page summary Indicators from the Opinions and Lifestyle Survey covering the period 18 June to 21 June 2020 to understand the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on people, households and communities in…

  • UK recycling dumped by Turkish roadside – BBC News

    Some of you may have seen a programme on the BBC about recycling. If not a link to the programme is attached: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-53181948/why-is-uk-recycling-being-dumped-by-turkish-roadsides Set out below is the response from the Chief Officer at the Council in terms of the Council policies etc. “The BBC article makes clear this is about waste that’s been poorly…

  • Latest Council Update on Coronavirus – Support for people and communities

    See latest Support for People and Communities update below. Dear resident, We hope you’re keeping well. This week we are bringing you important updates to some of our services and advice on how to stay safe as lockdown restrictions are further eased. Updates on restrictions On Tuesday, the government sent out new guidelines on lockdown…

  • LATEST LOCAL GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION COVID UPDATE

    The latest Local Government Association Covid update is below: “Dear Colleague, You will have seen the shocking scenes at beaches and other beauty spots this week as more and more people seek to enjoy the seasonably good weather at already overcrowded hot spots. It is completely understandable that people would want to enjoy the warmer…

  • West Yorkshire Trading Standards Latest COVID-19 “Safer” Scam Alert – issue 13 26.06.2020

    Please find below a link to the latest “Safer” Scam Alert Newsletter from West Yorkshire Trading Standards. “Please find below [a  link to] the West Yorkshire Trading Standards Newsletter Scam Alert. This weekly alert outlines trending fraud patterns during the current COVID-19 pandemic and what we can do to stay protected. There have been further…

  • LATEST SINGLE ISSUE COVID UPDATES FROM GOV.UK

    Please find below the latest Single Issue Covid updates from Gov.uk Coronavirus (COVID-19) Coronavirus (COVID-19): keeping children safe online Page summary Advice and guidance to help parents and carers to keep children safe online during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Change made New information on apps to help children stay safe online. Time updated 9:00am, 25…