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  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID-19 Update – 24th February

    The latest Council Covid update is below. If you would like either of the attachments referred to please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk Today’s update includes the latest position across a range of areas, plus some national developments. Key messages: Whilst our rates continue to go down, the rate of decline is now much slower. With…

  • Latest Police Alert – Keyless Entry – Security Reminder

    I have been sent the Police Alert below: “Has your car got Keyless Entry? A lot of new cars have it and although it can be convenient, unfortunately it can allow thieves to exploit the locking system & steal your car silently, without needing to break into your home for the keys. Please see the…

  • GRIT BINS, GRITTING, WINTER MAINTENANCE – GENERAL INFORMATION

    A lot of residents have raised queries about the grit bins and the refilling of grit bins and gritting and winter maintenance of the roads in general. This is the response I’ve received from the Acting Highways Maintenance Manager: “There are over 1500 grit bins across Leeds and refiling those is no small undertaking. All…

  • Grass Mowing changes for 2021

    See update below which relates to the new regime of grass cutting that will take place this season across the city. If you would like a copy of the map that goes alongside this, please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk “As you are aware we are bringing forward changes to arrangements for the cutting of grass…

  • Ask For Ani – Domestic Abuse Reporting Tool

    The information below has been supplied in the most recent Police Alert. “Ask for ANI (Action Needed Immediately) has been developed by the Home Office to allow domestic abuse sufferers to signal they need emergency help to a chemist. It is being rolled out this month to help those who have felt isolated and more…

  • Horsforth – Shed and Garage Burglaries

    I have received the Alert below from the Police. Although not this Ward, it is close by so I think the message is important. “Unfortunately we have seen a rise in the number of shed & garage break-ins, in the Horsforth area in the past few days. We want to break this trend early &…

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID UPDATE – 22ND FEBRUARY

    Please find below the latest Covid update issued tonight: “Good evening Following Saturday’s comprehensive update, here is a summary of the government’s announcement today for the cautious lifting of lockdown restrictions, aimed to help live with the virus given that there is no credible route to a zero-Covid Britain or a zero-Covid world. The plan…

  • LATEST WARD CRIME FIGURES – 15TH TO 21ST FEBRUARY 2021

    Please find below the latest crime figures.   WEEK OF 15/2/21 to 21/2/21   Theft of Vehicle Theft from Vehicle Burglary Residential Other Theft Robbery Adel 0 0 0 3 0 Arthington 0 0 0 0 0 Bramhope 0 0 0 0 0 Cookridge 0 0 0 0 0 Holt Park 0 0 0 0…

  • LITTLE FREE LIBRARY AT 17 WHINFIELD, ADEL

    A new Little Free Library is now available at 17 Whinfield, Adel. You can borrow a book and/or donate a book. It is clearly signposted and easy to access.

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID UPDATE – 20TH FEBRUARY

    The latest Council Covid update is below. If you would like a copy of the Economic briefing mentioned please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk “Today’s update includes key messages, the latest position; the vaccine programme; the expansion of the CEV group; headlines from the economic briefing note which is attached; details of a HMRC-Covid related email…