Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Cllr Andrew Carter

816 full-time equivalent jobs could go at Leeds City Council

Three more Leeds community centres and an extra 199 full-time posts are among the latest proposed cuts for next year’s Leeds City...

Farsley: ‘Unacceptable’ communications mast plans withdrawn by applicant

Plans for a 20-metre high 5G mobile phone and communications mast in Farsley have been withdrawn by applicants. Leeds...

NHS test and trace facility set up at Pudsey Civic Hall

A walkthrough NHS Test and Trace facility has been put in place at Pudsey Civic Hall.

Farsley: Opposition grows to ‘blot on landscape’ communications mast plan

Plans for a 20-metre high 5G mobile phone and communications mast in Farsley have been met with local opposition

Councillors welcome extension of Farsley booze crackdown

Two Farsley councillors have welcomed the news that powers to tackle alcohol-related anti-social behaviour in Farsley are set to be extended from...

Leeds council leader warns of ‘steep and serious’ Covid rise – as Calverley & Farsley Tory criticises 10pm curfew ‘U-turn’

Leeds City Council leader Judith Blake has warned that the city faces fresh Government restrictions next week following a 'steep and serious'...

Leeds Council’s £118m funding gap ‘partly self-inflicted’ says Calverley & Farsley councillor

Leeds City Council’s expected £118m budget gap for next year has been described as “partly self-inflicted” by a West Leeds Tory politician,...

Will these West Leeds green belt sites be included in final housing blueprint?

Leeds City Council may have to reconsider whether it still needs to build on green belt sites in the district, according to...

Lib Dem calls Leeds Tory leader ‘the Don Quixote of Calverley’

A debate on devolution and its effect on local government planning regulations morphed into a bitter argument about a West Leeds councillor...

Clean Air Zone decision ‘latest example of muddled thinking at council’

A West Leeds councillor has said the decision to pause implementing a Clean Air Zone will cost private businesses thousands of pounds...

Calverley Library hub plans may be delayed due to Covid-19

Plans to improve Calverley Library and transform it into a mini-community hub could take longer than expected, a local councillor has said.

Reopening all Leeds play areas ‘impossible’ under current Covid-19 restrictions says West Leeds councillor

A West Leeds councillor has claimed it is “simply not possible” for the authority to safely reopen all of its local play...