Cllr Ryk Downes

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Disappointment over Otley planning let down

by rykdownes on 19 January, 2016

Otley councillors Ryk Downes and Sandy Lay have expressed their disappointment over the planning consent granted for two detached houses where 5 Prince Henry Road, Otley currently stands. The planning application was approved by the council’s plans panel on Thursday 14th January, despite widespread objections from both local ward members and public. Cllr Ryk Downes […]

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Weir plans moving forward

by rykdownes on 19 January, 2016

On Friday last week Councillors Colin Campbell and Ryk Downes (Lib Dem, Otley and Yeadon) attended a meeting with developers, planners and the Environment Agency to discuss construction of Garnett Wharfe’s hydro-electric facility and the restoration of the weir following recent floods. The developers built a temporary dam in order to work on the weir […]

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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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Planning Applications Otley & Yeadon

by rykdownes on 11 January, 2016

Reference 15/07615/FU Address Westgate Medical Surgery Westgate Otley Leeds LS21 3HD Proposal Alterations including new windows/doors to north elevation and two louvres to south elevation   Comments by:          5 February     Reference 15/07583/FU Address 1 Dorchester Drive Rawdon Leeds LS19 6AT Proposal Outbuilding to rear containing gym and swimming pool   Comments by:          5 […]

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Planning Applications

by rykdownes on 4 January, 2016

Reference : 15/07532/FU Address : Throstle Nest Farm Weston Lane Otley LS21 2HJ Proposal : Variation of condition 2 (approved plans) of planning permission 10/00848/FU for alterations including addition of first floor accommodation to three bedroom terrace house   Reference : 15/07533/LI Address : Throstle Nest Farm Weston Lane Otley LS21 2HJ Proposal : Variation […]

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Planning Applications 17/12/15

by rykdownes on 17 December, 2015

Reference 15/07343/FU Address 1 Duncan Avenue Otley Leeds LS21 3LN Proposal New vehicle crossing with dropped kerb and driveway to front       Reference 15/07342/FU Address Springfield House Whitehouse Lane Yeadon Leeds LS19 7UE Proposal Three storey extension with mezzanine floor and basement    

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Planning Applications 14/12/2015

by rykdownes on 14 December, 2015

Reference 15/07221/FU Address 97 Weston Lane Otley LS21 2DF Proposal Dormer windows to front and rear; side gable wall extension; porch to front       Reference 15/07173/FU Address 14 Manor Street Otley Leeds LS21 1AX Proposal Single storey rear infill extension; dormer window to front and rooflights to front/rear       Reference 15/07181/DPD […]

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Planning Applications

by rykdownes on 20 November, 2015

Reference : 15/06798/FU Address : 16 Lisker Avenue Otley Leeds LS21 1DG Proposal : Single storey rear extension; first floor side extension; porch to front   Reference : 15/06764/FU Address : Land At The Former Garnetts Paper Works Mill Lane Otley LS21 Proposal : Erection of Retirement Living housing (category II type accommodation) communal faculties, […]

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Local Development Framework Submission

by rykdownes on 13 November, 2015

The deadline for dub,it ting these is Monday 16th November. Here is the submission that Cllr Campbell Cllr Lay and myself have made. As members for the Otley and Yeadon ward of the City Council we should like to make the following comments on the current LDF Leeds site allocation plan.   We wish to […]

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Planning Applications

by rykdownes on 6 November, 2015

Reference : 15/06601/FU Address : 16A Harecroft Road Otley LS21 2BQ Proposal : Two storey side/rear extension; raised roof height   Office suggestion:​16 Harecroft Road; 13 Prince Henry road LS21 2BE   Reference : 15/06513/ADV Address : Whitehouse Lane Junction Yeadon Leeds Proposal : Three illuminated signs   Reference : 15/06385/FU Address : Land At […]

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