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

Neighbourhood Policing Team Telephone Number Change

Message from the Inspector Aireborough and Wharfedale Neighbourhood Policing Team:

You will no doubt be aware that we are making a few changes, with the intention of making us more effective and streamlined. From today you will no longer be able to contact us on the 01274 number that was previously published for contacting Aireborough & Wharfedale NPT. Continue reading

Potential Housing Development Consultation Support



500 new houses in Pool in Wharfedale

See details on our website

Leeds City Council has asked all residents to give their views on their draft development plan before 5.30pm on Monday 29th July 2013 so they can consider the opinion of the community.  It’s vital we take this opportunity to protect Pool and its’ future.  Would you like some help to draft your reply?  Come along to one of our ‘drop in’ sessions we’ll be pleased to help.

Pool Village Hall           3.30pm – 6.30pm      Tuesday 16th July

Pool Village Hall           1pm – 3pm                  Wednesday 17th  July

Half Moon Pub               6pm- 7.30 pm            Thursday 18th July

Pool Village Hall  – 3pm                  Friday 19th July

More details email:

Consultation closes at 5pm on 29th July 2013 – make sure you don’t miss this important opportunity!  Send your views to:-


Postal Address:

LDF Consultation (Site Allocations Plan), Forward Planning, 2 Rossington Street, Leeds LS2 8HD