Cllr Ryk Downes

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

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Leeds Data Mill

by rykdownes on 17 January, 2015

If you are interested in stats on Leeds here is a useful website… www.leedsdatamill.org/data/

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The agenda for Outer North West Community Committee, Monday, 26th January, 2015, 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 link: Agenda details on public web […]

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Winter Warmth Local Advice

by rykdownes on 9 December, 2014

I have been forwarded this from the Health and Wellbeing Improvement Manager at LCC As it’s getting colder (and frosty in the morning!), thought you might find this checklist of interventions useful for vulnerable people in winter in your role – we call them high impact interventions and they have an evidence base for reducing […]

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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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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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Location of Defibrillators in Outer North West a Leeds

by rykdownes on 22 September, 2014

The Yorkshire Ambulance Service have advise that these are the current location of defibrillators in our area Yeadon: Morrisons Supermarket, sited next to the main entrance on Harper Lane side. Guiseley: Morrisons Supermarket, sited next to cash points facing Otley Road. Guiseley Methodist Church. To be sited near Church entrance in near future. Otley: Smiths […]

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Continuing ‘agricultural’ smells in Yeadon

by rykdownes on 14 May, 2014

Last month I received a number of complaints about very offensive smells in the Yeadon area that appeared to be emanating from the Cemetery Road area. I raised the issue with Environmental Health as the smells were over send above normal agricultural smells, it seem they may be back. Could you pass any information on […]

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Irresponsible dog owners urged to pick up.

by rykdownes on 11 February, 2014

City Councillors acting on concerns raised by residents are warning irresponsible dog owners that their actions may lead to prosecutions and potentially large fines. Working with local residents Councillor Ryk Downes (Lib Dem, Otley & Yeadon) and his colleagues Cllrs Colin Campbell and Sandy Lay have secured extra warden patrols and funding for more prominent […]

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