Recent News

  • LATEST CRIME STATS

    The latest crime figures from the police for the Adel & Wharfedale ward are below: Adel Robbery – none Burglary The Drive, overnight suspects have smashed patio window, once inside a laptop has been stolen. Long Causeway. Daytime suspects have smashed a rear window, once inside jewellery has been stolen. Theft from Motor Vehicle –…

  • FORTNIGHTLY BROWN BIN COLLECTION STARTS MONDAY 4TH MARCH

    I have had a number of enquiries from residents asking when the brown bin collection service will resume. Below is the link to the Council’s webpage where you can put in your postcode and then see the future dates and when your individual street’s brown bin collection will start. Brown bin collections will be starting…

  • NORTHERN GAS WORKS – HOLT LANE – CLOSURE EXTENDED

    I have received the following update from the Area Network Manager for Leeds City Council Highways in relation to the work at the junction of Holt Lane and Cookridge Lane: “The legal order for the Holt Lane closure [is] showing the end date of the 5/3/19 – next Tuesday. That said, I spoke to the…

  • ADEL PLAYERS PRESENT “SPIRIT LEVEL” BY PAM VALENTINE 10th to 13th April

    Adel Players will perform “Spirit Level” from Wednesday 10th to Saturday 13th April 2019 in the Adel War Memorial Association Hall. The synopsis is below. Tickets are £8 each. First produced in 2010, our third play of the season is a light comedy with a strong streak of fantasy and moments of classic farce. Jack…

  • CONNECTING LEEDS – PROPOSALS FOR THE A660 AT THE LAWNSWOOD ROUNDABOUT

    I have been sent a report in relation to the proposals from Connecting Leeds for the Lawnswood roundabout.  If you would like a copy of the report please email me at barry.anderson53@yahoo.co.uk

  • A660 Leeds Road, Bramhope – Highway Works Associated with Miller Homes Development – Latest update

    Please find below the latest update received from the Highways Engineer in connection with works associated with the Miller Homes development in Bramhope. “I write to update you on the progress of the S278 A660 Leeds Road, Bramhope highway works associated with the Miller Homes Development off Breary Lane.  Over the last several months we…

  • SPEED SURVEY RESULTS – NEW ADEL LANE

    In autumn last year I was approached by a local resident to express concern that the speed of traffic did not appear to be slowing following the implementation of the 20mph limit.   A speed survey was requested as the last survey was done in 2015. Highways have now produced the results of this recent…

  • GROUNDS MAINTENANCE AND WEED CONTROL 2019

    Please find below information I have received from Parks & Countryside regarding the Grounds Maintenance contract across the city for the forthcoming grass cutting season. “Our contractor Continental Landscapes Ltd will commence mowing on Monday 4th March. The council webpage for grass cutting has information for the public to download (suitable for mobile devices) however the attached…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION 19/00866/FU – REMODELLING OF ASDA and HOLT PARK SHOPPING CENTRE

    I have been notified of the following planning application: Planning Application Number:        19/00866/FU Proposal:  Remodelling of the existing ASDA and Holt Park Shopping Centre, including demolition, landscaping and associated works | Asda And Holt Park Shopping Centre Holt Road Adel Leeds LS16 7RY Details of the application may be viewed at the web site below,…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION 19/00743/FU – CONSTRUCTION OF 8 APARTMENTS AT FORMER SITE OF ROSEMONT, BREARY LANE, BRAMHOPE

    I have been notified of the following planning application: Planning Application Number:        19/000743/FU Proposal:  Construction of 1 block of 8 apartments at the above vacant site Details of the application may be viewed at the web site below, or by accessing IT facilities in the library at Otley or at Merrion House, address below. Alternatively,…