Pool in Wharfedale Main Street Repairs

Message from Councillor Barry Anderson:

About 3-4 months ago I was approached by  a couple of local residents who asked if anything further was going to be done to improve the condition of the road surface on Main Street in Pool.  Continue reading


Emvironment Agency local weather update

Unfortunately, it’s impossible to predict exactly where the thunderstorms may occur, but where they do occur, the intensity of the rainfall may be as much as 30mm of rain per hour , with the corresponding risk of Surface water flooding. Continue reading


Potential Housing Development Consultation

Last drop-in advice session today, Friday 19 July,  at Pool Village Hall, 1pm – 3pm.


Met Office Heat Warning Update

1. The Level 2 Heat wave warning from the Met Office remains in force for our area.

2. There is a Level 3 warning for other areas of the UK, but for Yorkshire and Humberside the likelihood of reaching the Heat wave Threshold remains at 60%.

3. The high temperature weather is due to continue for some time to come


Heatwave message

The Met Office have issued a Heatwave Warning of a 90% probability of heatwave conditions between 09:00 on Wednesday and 21:00 on Thursday in parts of England.

The regional assessment for Yorkshire and the Humber is currently 60%, however high temperatures are expected to continue to be high during the next few days. Precautions should be taken to protect against the high temperatures expected during this period.


Leeds City Council-Temporary Bridleway Closure

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that because works are being or are proposed to be executed on or near the under mentioned highway (electrical installation) Leeds City Council intends in not less than 7 days to make an Order the effect of which will be that no person shall proceed by way of foot; horseback or cycle on Bridleway (Bramhope No.2) Leeds between its junctions with Hall Rise and Creskeld Drive. Continue reading