Cllr Ryk Downes

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

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The agenda for Outer North West Community Committee, Monday, 25th January, 2016, 1.30 pm has just been published.You can view this information on the Internet by following the link: Agenda details on public web site The following items are included in the agenda: No. Item 1 APPEALS AGAINST REFUSAL OF INSPECTION OF DOCUMENTS 2 EXEMPT […]

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Wharfedale View (formerly Howarth Court)

by rykdownes on 29 October, 2015

Henry Boot Construction have received permission from the Council’s Highways team for a temporary footpath closure on Haworth Lane in order for drainage works to be undertaken. The closure license permits a section of the footpath to be closed for a month but the contractor expects this should take 2-3 weeks. The closure is due […]

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Aireborough Neighbourhood Forum AGM

by rykdownes on 27 June, 2015

Your chance to get involved locally and help shape the future of Aireborough.        

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Henry Boot Construction Limited are now in contract to build the extra care housing scheme at Yeadon on the site of Haworth Court and are starting to prepare the site for development. Construction works are due to start from early July but in the coming weeks, there will be increased activity on the site with […]

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Yeadon councillors Colin Campbell, Sandy Lay and Ryk Downes, have called upon the council to remove a green Yeadon field from their housing proposals, and instead replace it with an old, disused mill site.Leeds City Council is currently discussing which sites around Leeds are to be used to meet their housing target of 70,000 homes […]

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Councillors welcome #Yeadon housing improvements

by rykdownes on 24 March, 2015

Local Lib Dem councillors Colin Campbell, Sandy Lay and Ryk Downes, have welcomed the announcement of £15,000 of improvements to be made to the outdoor communal facilities for the Abbey Garth, Saxton House and Well Lane flats in Yeadon. The council has recently set up an Environmental Improvement Fund, which aims to make improvements in the areas […]

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Big changes on the way for #Yeadon Library.

by rykdownes on 10 March, 2015

Yeadon Councillors Colin Campbell, Ryk Downes and Sandy Lay have welcomed the news that the long delayed refurbishment of Yeadon Library is about to start.   “This is great news,” said Cllr Campbell.  “Yeadon is a very busy Library but because it is well used it has begun to look a little tired.  The local […]

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Aireborough Festival

by rykdownes on 21 January, 2015

Aireborough Festival will be held from 9th to 21st February primarily at Guiseley Theatre. If it is successful, it is intended to roll it out to Yeadon Town Hall in the upcoming months. The theme is Honouring the Past; Valuing the Present; Imagining the Future.

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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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