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  • PLANNING APPLICATION 19/03431/FU – MANOR FARM, OTLEY ROAD, ADEL

    I have been advised today of the following planning application: DEMOLITION OF SELECTED EXISTING BUILDINGS AND ERECTION OF CARE HOME AND SIX CLOSE CARE BUNGALOWS (CLASS C2) WITH ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING ACCESS, PROVISION OF CAR PARKING AND ASSOCIATED LANDSCAPING, RETENTION OF ORIGINAL FARMHOUSE AND BARNS AS DWELLING – 19/03431/FU You can look at the application,…

  • CRIME FIGURES 6th to 17th JUNE 2019

    Adel & Wharfedale Acquisitive Crime 6th June 2019 – 17th June 2019 Adel Robbery – none Burglary The Crescent – during the daytime suspects have tried to snap the euro profile lock but have been unsuccessful, suspects then smash the glass window, once inside jewellery has been stolen. Staircase Lane – 16.30hrs suspects have used…

  • SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS (SEND) – SPECIALIST SCHOOL PLACES CONSULTATION

    If you have an interest in Special Education Needs in the city, see information below. “A public consultation has begun on proposals to create additional specialist school places for children and young people with SEND (Special Educational Needs & Disabilities) in the city. The proposals include the following; A permanent expansion of East SILC – John…

  • ADEL PRIMARY SCHOOL – CAR PARK CLOSURE TRIAL

    Please find below information from the Head Teacher at Adel Primary School: “I am emailing to let you know that the Governors at Adel Primary have taken the decision to hold a trial closure of the school car park, the week beginning 1st July. This decision is taken with a view to closing it permanently to parents of Adel Primary from 1st September…

  • TRAVELLERS

    You may be aware that there are currently travellers on a site in Alwoodley. Residents are concerned that they may be heading back to Bedquilts. With this in mind I have been in touch with the University and they have updated me on the measures they have taken to prevent this happening again. Their response…

  • STREET DRESSING WORKS – STARTING 24TH JUNE

    I have received notice as follows in respect of Highways work in the Ward, and other areas: “Further to [previous emails], due to inclement weather the works listed on the notice previously provided did not go ahead due to inclement weather.  A Temporary Order is therefore to be made as attached, which will allow each…

  • GP SURGERY, LONG CAUSEWAY, ADEL

    I refer to past information in respect of the above and would advise that I have received further comments from local residents about the GP Surgery at Long Causeway in Adel potentially closing.  I took this up again with the Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) who are responsible for GP provision in the area and this is…

  • PROPOSED TRAFFIC CALMING, ADEL LANE

    I have been advised of the next proposed tranche of traffic calming on Adel Lane as a result of the finance provided by the developer at the Bodington site. The Engineer has sent the following message: “I write to inform that a Section 90c Notice was advertised on Adel Lane last Friday. The notice advertises…

  • POLICE ADVICE – PROTECT YOUR VEHICLE

    I have been sent information from the Police Alert system regarding protection of vehicles from theft. Their advice is: A good quality steering lock Keep valuables out of sight Dash Cam If you have a modern car that uses a keyless system, keep the fob far away from your front door and ideally inside a…

  • Latest Ward Crime Figures 27th May to 5th June 2019

    Adel Robbery – none Burglary Broomfield, this is an attempt where the suspects have tried the door handle but have been disturbed and make off. No entry gained. Happened approx. 9pm, suspects have made off in a small black car. Theft from Motor Vehicle – none Theft of Motor Vehicle – none Theft -none Bramhope…