Cllr Ryk Downes

Liberal Democrat Councillor working all year round for Otley & Yeadon Learn more

Archive for the ‘Crime’ Category

Twelve Top Crime Prevention Tips for Christmas

by rykdownes on 21 December, 2014

At St. Margaret’s Church Hall, Horsforth. The agenda for Outer North West Community Committee, Monday, 8th December, 2014, 1.30 pm has just been published. You can view this document when connected to the internal network using the link: Agenda details on intranet web site You can view this information on the Internet by following the […]

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YARN Newsletter Dec14/Jan15

by rykdownes on 30 November, 2014

Please find attached the latest edition of the North West Leeds Neighbourhood Policing Teams newsletter.

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Yeadon Forum

by rykdownes on 13 November, 2014

You are invited to come along to the next Yeadon forum which will be held on Tuesday 18th November at Yeadon Town Hall in the Wharfedale room at 6.30 pm – 8.30 pm.

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The agenda for Outer North West Community Committee, Monday, 13th October, 2014, 1.30 pm has just been published. The following items are included in the agenda: No. Item 1 APPEALS AGAINST REFUSAL OF INSPECTION OF DOCUMENTS 2 EXEMPT INFORMATION – POSSIBLE EXCLUSION OF THE PRESS AND PUBLIC 3 LATE ITEMS 4 DECLARATION OF DISCLOSABLE PECUNIARY […]

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Local Lib Dem councillors Colin Campbell, Sandy Lay and Ryk Downes have confirmed that they will use a portion of their MICE money to create a new ‘No Cold-Calling Zone’ in Yeadon. The zone will cover the Hawthorns after residents complained that doorstep salespeople were a major problem. Cllr Campbell (Lib Dem, Otley and Yeadon) […]

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Local councillors Colin Campbell, Ryk Downes and Sandy Lay (Lib Dem, Otley and Yeadon) welcome the announcement by Leeds City Council that it is not reducing the number of Police Community Support Officers in Otley & Yeadon. The council had been in talks with West Yorkshire Police to see whether they could reduce the number […]

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West Yorkshire Police and West Yorkshire Trading Standards Service are asking residents to be on their guard and to not let strangers into their homes. There have been a number of recent distraction burglaries in West Yorkshire with criminals using various guises to get into residents’ properties. There were two reports of attempted distraction burglaries […]

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CCTV cameras funding secure for another year.

by rykdownes on 22 April, 2014

Local Councillors Colin Campbell, Ryk Downes and Sandy Lay have welcomed the decision by the Council’s West North West Area Committee to contribute towards the continued provision of CCTV cameras in Otley and Yeadon. “We recently saw an increase in the amount the City Council charges us for CCTV cameras,” said Cllr Downes. “Our colleagues […]

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