Walton Parish Council
March 7, 2019

Make A Change – Become a Local Parish Councillor

BECOMING A PARISH COUNCILLOR As a local councillor you can become a voice for your community and make a real change. Councillors are community leaders and represent the interests of the communities they serve. To stand for election to your local Parish Council in May 2019 you must: Be...

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October 17, 2018

Walton Group of Artists Annual Exhibition November 2018 – Inspiring Our Community in Art

The Annual Exhibition by Walton Group of Artists (WGA) this year will be on the weekend of 17 to 18 November. Held in the Village Hall, Walton near Wetherby, the event is open to visitors between 10am and 4pm. WGA will be raising money for the further development of...

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October 16, 2018

LCC Electoral Services : Polling District Review

Leeds City Council is conducting a review of all polling districts and polling places, in accordance with the Electoral Registration and Administration Act 2013. LCC are looking for feedback on any aspect of the allocated polling area or polling stations used and would like comments from residents, particularly those...

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September 24, 2018

Referendum Results – Walton Neighbourhood Plan

As you will be aware, the Referendum on the Walton Neighbourhood Plan took place on Thursday 20th September. The outcome was both clear and unequivocal and gave a strong support for the Plan. On the basis of the result, Leeds City Council will now incorporate the wishes of our...

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February 6, 2018

Outline Planning Application for 119 houses – HCA land off Walton Road to the North of HMP Wealstun

Planning Application No 17/07970/OT/NE: Outline Planning Application for Residential Development with Community Facility As many of you are aware an outline planning application has been lodged for the potential development of 119 houses on the former playing fields just to the north of HMP Wealstun. The Parish Council have...

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September 29, 2017

Land off Walton Road Public Consultation Event: Drop-in Session

The Homes and Communities Agency recently secured outline planning permission for 23 dwellings on land at Rudgate Park, Walton Road, Thorp Arch. They are now preparing an outline planning application for the wider site and would like to know your thoughts on the emerging proposals. Come along to the drop-in...

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September 28, 2017

St Peter’s Church Events

Upcoming Events: Bring Your Pet! 1st October 2017 : Come to Celebrate Harvest with your Pet at St Peter’s Church, 9.30 am. Thursday 19 October 2017 : 7.00/7.30 pm: Fashion Show at St Peter’s Church. Tickets £5.00 incl. glass of wine and nibbles available from Doreen 01937 842344 or...

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September 8, 2017

Ongoing Fraud Alert from West Yorkshire Police – Phone Scam – September 2017

The latest victim data for Action Fraud Report show it is still very apparent that many people are still being cold called by people purporting to be from the HMRC. The victims are being told they owe taxes from years ago or for overdue tax bills, are being threatened...

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September 8, 2017

Leeds City Council “Recycle Me” Paper Campaign.…September 2017

To encourage paper recycling from around the home a ‘Recycle Me’ paper campaign is running for the next 4 weeks in Leeds. This campaign raises awareness of the different types of cardboard and paper that can go in green bins and why it’s important to recycle as much as...

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September 2, 2017

Causeway Magazine- Urgent appeal from departing editors….

We’ve appealed politely. We’ve pleaded and cajoled. We’ve even threatened with dire consequences, all to no avail. So now, unless a new Causeway editor can be found by November 2017, winding up proceedings will commence. Just in case you are appalled by the thought of losing our community voice...

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