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  • 18/04343/RM – LAND EAST OF OTLEY ROAD

    I have received the information below from the Planner. “I am just letting you know that the above scheme will be going to Plans panel on 23rd July.” I have written to the Chief Planning Officer, the Chief Executive and the Director of City Development to express my concerns not least because the closing date…

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID ECONOMIC BRIEFING

    Set out below is my precis of a report issued by the Council: 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 Leeds economy.…

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID UPDATE – 13th JULY

    See latest Covid update from the Council. Cases and Mortality Nationally, as of 5.30pm on 10 July, 288,133 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the UK.  As of 5.30pm on 10 July, of those tested positive for coronavirus in the UK across all settings, 44,650 people have sadly died. As at 5pm on the…

  • LATEST UPDATE ON ADEL SHOPS AND SERVICES NOW OPEN

    I have received the latest update from the Neighbourhood Forum on the Adel shops and services now open. Adel Shops and Services now open Restaurants, Health, Non essential goods, Hair Dressing, Licensed premises and Private prayer. UPDATED INFORMATION at 10th July 2020 Open subject to social distance measures.  Licensed premises  Adel War Memorial Association, Church…

  • SINGLE ISSUE COVID UPDATES FROM GOV.UK

    Please find below the latest single issue Covid updates from Gov.uk Coronavirus (COVID-19) Space Agency backs space-enabled drones to deliver Covid-19 testing kits Page summary Drones delivering COVID-19 test kits and technology using space data to support vulnerable people are among the projects backed by new UK Space Agency funding. Change made First published. Time…

  • PLANNING TRANSPORT FOR THE RETURN TO SCHOOL

    I have received the information below from the Director of Transport Services at the West Yorkshire Combined Authority (formerly Metro) about school bus arrangements from September. “As you will be aware the Government has issued guidance on the arrangements to be in place when schools resume in September. The Combined Authority co-ordinates school transport across…

  • SUPPORT FOR PEOPLE AND COMMUNITIES

    See latest “Support for People and Communities” bulletin from the Council. Dear resident, We hope you’re safe and keeping well. This week we are bringing you information on a number of service changes, updated advice for those who are shielding, and details of how we’re keeping the city safe during this next phase of recovery.…

  • GREEN HOMES GRANT

    A lot of residents have asked me about the grants that the Government are going to provide to be paid towards energy efficiency schemes in the home. The information I have at the moment is below. It seems that the grants will be available from September and as soon as I have any further updates…

  • WEST YORKSHIRE TRADING STANDARDS “SAFER” COVID SCAM ALERT NEWSLETTER ISSUE 15

    The latest West Yorkshire Trading Standards “Safer” Covid Scam Alert, Issue 15 is available. The link to the newsletters is at the end of the text below. “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 reports of scams, doorstep…

  • LATEST CRIME FIGURES FOR ADEL & WHARFEDALE WARD 29TH JUNE TO 9TH JULY 2020

    See latest crime figures for the Ward, below: The below crime figures are from 29th June until 9th July 2020 BRAMHOPE ATTEMPT BURGLARY Bramhope – Sandy Walk on 29th June, between 3pmand 6pm – suspects have not gained entry into the property however there are tool arks that have been left on the door to…