Recent News

  • FLY TIPPING

    I have been advised that “domestic waste dumped by a local resident which cost the person a £300 fixed penalty notice. Leeds City Council has a zero tolerance policy to waste being dumped in the street.”    

  • LEEDS TRAFFIC ORDERS MAP

    Click on this link to a Leeds City Council website I have been made aware of where you can view Traffic Orders and the times the restrictions apply.

  • REPAIR WORKS IN HOLT PARK SERVICE ROAD, ADEL – MONDAY 6TH AUGUST FOR 1 WEEK

    I have received the information below regarding the above which will commence on Monday 6th August for 1 week.: “Road Repairs We are going to repair the road in the above street. The following information will tell you the type of work we will be doing, and a brief description of the work involved: To…

  • PARKING OUTSIDE BRAMHOPE PRIMARY SCHOOL ON THE ZIG ZAG LINES

    In February I was advised by Highways Engineers as follows, which I have been chasing since: “As per other recent correspondence, colleagues are in the process of formalising many school keep clear markings across the city, including Bramhope, to make them enforceable. I will update you again when I am aware of progress regarding this…

  • BT OPENREACH – BROADBAND IN BRAMHOPE

    I recently met with a representative from BT OpenReach representing the OpenReach Community Fibre Partnership and a Leeds City Council officer to discuss how we could all work together to take forward the issue of trying to obtain Broadband access and improve speeds in the Bramhope area. As a result of the meeting I got…

  • PLANNING APPLICATION 18/04343/RM – Reserved matters for residential development (Use Class C3) for up to 100 dwellings and land reserved for primary school

    I have been notified today of the Reserved Matters application by David Wilson Homes for the land opposite the Church. The details are: PLANNING APPLICATION 18/04343/RM Reserved matters for residential development (Use Class C3) for up to 100 dwellings and land reserved for primary school with construction of vehicular access from Otley Road, to the north…

  • SPEED LIMIT LEEDS ROAD, BRAMHOPE

    As you are aware there is an ongoing concern by a number of local residents, particularly younger parents, about the speed limit on Leeds Road through Bramhope being set at 40mph. I have been in correspondence with the police in relation to a recent accident and the response from the Roads Policing Support sergeant is…

  • MyDay TRAVEL TICKETS FOR UNDER 19s

    Please find below information on a new daily travel ticket for young people under 19. MYDAY  The NEW £2.60 all-day, any bus ticket devised for young people by young people will help make their day MyDay, a new all-day, £2.60 county-wide bus ticket for West Yorkshire’s young people was launched on Monday 9 July 2018.  …

  • TRAFFIC LIGHTS JUNCTION OF CHURCH LANE AND OTLEY ROAD

    I recently was asked why there appears to be a problem with the lights at the above location. Set out below is the response I received.  If you have any comments on the phasing let me know.  MOVA is Microprocessor Optimised Vehicle Actuation, the link below explains more. http://www.traffic-signal-design.com/microprocessor_optimised_vehicle_actuation_mova.htm “To update you, two vehicle detectors…

  • AIR QUALITY CONSULTATION EVENTS

    See below. I am unhappy that no events have been organised in the north of the city but these have been under the control of the Council. I have however contacted the department and given them a list of possible venues to hold a consultation in our area. For further details click on the link…