Recent News

  • I Have a New Website

    i have a new website. The link is below: www.barryanderson.org.uk This website will close soon. I will not be posting any new articles here.  

  • UPGRADE OF STREET LIGHTING TO LED LIGHTS

    I have received the information below from the Council’s Street Lighting Department: “Just a quick email to advise that the LED replacement scheme is about to start in your ward. I have attached a brief letter explaining the project along with a set of FAQ’s which may be of help should you be contacted by members…

  • LATEST CRIME FIGURES ADEL & WHARFEDALE 16TH TO 22ND MARCH

    Please find below the latest crime figures. WEEK OF 16/3/21 to 22/3/21   Theft of Vehicle Theft from Vehicle Burglary Residential Other Theft Robbery Adel 0 0 1 0 0 Arthington 0 0 0 0 0 Bramhope 0 0 0 0 0 Cookridge 0 0 1 0 0 Holt Park 2 1 0 0 0…

  • Leeds School Uniform Exchange Website

    I have been sent this information today. Please feel free to pass this on to anyone who may be interested. “Dear Cllr We’d like to let you know that our new website dedicated to exchanging good quality, second hand school uniform is now live and makes finding or donating school uniform very easy. Please share it so…

  • YORKSHIRE WATER ISSUE ON POOL BANK NEW ROAD – UPDATE

    See below the latest position. The Highways Manager agrees with me on the poor state this is being left in. “This has gone on long enough now   – They have asked for us to allow them until Thursday to complete the work but I too noticed the inactivity over the weekend so I will not…

  • HOLT PARK LIBRARY – CLOSED THIS SATURDAY 27TH MARCH

    I have received the note below in respect of the Library at Holt Park being closed for the day on Saturday 27th March: “I am emailing you to advise that Holt Park library will not be opening this Saturday (27th) due to staffing.  The nearest libraries open will be Headingley and Horsforth. We will reopen…

  • POLICE PACT MEETING – ADEL & WHARFEDALE WARD -13TH APRIL 7PM TO 8PM

    I have been sent the information below. A Pact meeting as defined by West Yorkshire Police is: “Police and Communities Together, or PACT, is the name we give to making sure you have a say and involvement in how your local neighbourhood is policed. … The neighbourhood policing team will report back to the next meeting with progress…

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID-19 Update – 20th March

    The latest Council Covid update is below. If you would like any of the documents referred to please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk “Today’s update contains information about the developments with the vaccination programme nationally, and our actions locally to get the vaccine out to as many eligible people as possible, plus information about the pausing…

  • PLANNING APPEAL – Land south of Pool Road – 19/02959/RM

    I have received the note below from the Planning Officer in relation to the above appeal: “[We have received] the appeal decision for Pool Road – I’m pleased to report the appeal was dismissed. Clearly there is much to digest here and the outcome is disappointing in some respects, however worthy mentions include that the…

  • Landscaping buffer at Miller Homes site

    I have set out below the response from Planning to various issues raised about the buffer zone around the site affecting both High Ridge Way and Creskeld Lane: “I know over the last few weeks you have sent various emails regarding the landscaping buffer at the above site Firstly this buffer was requested by the…