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  • COOKRIDGE PHASE 2 – MOSELEY WOOD BOTTOM SITE, TAYLOR WIMPEY

    Set out below is the latest information sent to me. I will get full details out to residents as soon as I can once the council have accepted the application. If you would like a copy of the layout please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk “Dear Councillor Anderson. Further to recent discussions with yourself, we can confirm…

  • ZEBRA CROSSING MARKINGS – POOL MAIN STREET

    I received an update from the Service Delivery Team to advise why the works had not been completed when first notified.  However, they are now completed. “The works are being carried out tonight [15th April] as the permit was refused at the last minute due to one of the utility companies working nearby and our works…

  • LATEST WARD CRIME UPDATE for period 4th to 14th April

    Please find below the latest Crime Update for the period 4th to 14th April. In respect of the last update I issued, the burglaries that took place, I am advised that a suspect was apprehended, charged and is now in custody. Adel Robbery None Burglary Adel lane, early afternoon, suspect(s) approach conservatory and break window…

  • DEMENTIA INFORMATION ROAD SHOW

    See below, which may be of interest to you, a friend, neighbour or relative. “We would like to invite you, and ask for your help to promote, our Dementia Information Roadshow.  This is taking place on Wednesday 1st May at Otley Courthouse from 1-4pm.  This event is part of a series that is taking place…

  • FARRAR LANE EXTRA CARE HOUSING SCHEME

    I thought you may be interested in an update on the Farrar Lane Extra Care Housing Scheme due to be built at the current vacant site at the top of Farrar Lane, next to the sheltered housing complex. Caroline and I had a briefing today where we met the representatives from the Council’s project team,…

  • SCRAP METAL OPERATION

    I have been advised of the information below from the Police: “Here is our update from the operation last week: This morning police and partner agencies conducted an operation in Adel & Wharfedale targeting scrap metal vans. A number of vehicles were stopped and various checks on people, vehicles and licences carried out. Several notices,…

  • REFURBISHMENT OF THE LINING AND CROSSING ON MAIN STREET, POOL

    For a number  of months I have been chasing up the need to repaint the crossing outside of the Post Office on Main Street and other lining issues. Set out below is the response received this week: “Dear Cllr Anderson Subject to the weather and a permit to work being approved the lining refurbishment for…

  • DEFIBRILLATOR INSIDE THE CO-OP ON OTLEY ROAD, ADEL

    I am advised that the Co-op store have now installed their own defibrillator inside the store. This was the message I received: “It might be worth letting your contacts know that there is a defibrillator inside the co-op, just to the right as you walk through the door that is available during opening hours – 6am…

  • LATEST CRIME FIGURES ADEL & WHARFEDALE WARD – 25th March to 3rd April

    These are the latest crime figures supplied by the police for the period of 25th March to 3rd April. ADEL Robbery – none Burglary Derwent Drive, overnight suspects smash rear wooden door to property, once inside jewellery and money have been stolen. Broomfield, during the day whilst victim is in the garden and door insecure,…

  • MOSELEY WOOD BOTTOM – PROPOSED IMPROVED HIGHWAY SAFETY MEASURES

    I was copied into some correspondence from Taylor Wimpey which residents may find useful. “Our technical director has visited the development to look at your concerns and is in the process of implementing some changes.   These will include refreshing the current signage in place and adding some additional signage.  Proposing a further speed monitor to…