latest news and information
updated 19th april 2019
Parish Council Newsletter
Click here to see the current projects your Parish Council is undertaking, including the latest news updates and developments.
Play area Now Open
The play area in Collingham is now open. There is a new multi-play unit and wetpour surface. We hope the youngsters of Collingham and Linton have a fun Easter!
20 mph zones - public meeting
Leeds City Council propose to introduce 20 mph speed limits in residential areas across the city. The Parish Council held a public meeting on Thursday 21st March to discuss the proposals for Collingham and Linton. Please click here to see the Parish Council response submitted to Leeds City Council.
Please click here to read notes from the meeting.
Please click here to see the full report on 20 mph zones for the Harewood ward. Please click here to see an amended Statement of Reasons.
car thefts in Linton
In the early hours of 4th January at around 4am, two properties on Northgate Lane were broken into with the prime purpose of stealing car keys. Two vehicles were then stolen, but fortunately the Police have since recovered both vehicles which were located in Crossgates, Leeds. The Police have asked if you could ring them on 101 if you have any CCTV footage which might be helpful regarding this incident.
The ridge linton - appeal allowed
The Appeal for The Ridge planning application for 26 dwellings has been allowed. Please click here to read a comment from Councillor Julian Holmes. Please click here to read full details from the Planning Inspectorate.
The following fines and penalties have been issued by the police traffic officers in Collingham and Linton following the Parish Council's initiative to help reduce speeding through our villages during 2018.
35 Traffic offence reports (£100 fine and 3 penalty points, or Court Hearing).
6 Fixed penalty notices.
15 Verbal warnings.
2 drug related arrests.
2 vehicle seizures.
linton village society
The latest news letter from the Linton Village Society can be found by clicking here.
LINTON NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN ADOPTED
The Linton Neighbourhood Plan is now made. Please click here to see the Decision Statement. The Linton Neighbourhood Plan is also available on the Leeds City Council website (https://www.leeds.gov.uk/your-council/planning/neighbourhood-planning) and paper copies are available to view in the City Centre One Stop Centre, 2 Great George Street, Leeds, LS2 8BA, Wetherby Library and Linton Memorial Hall.
notice of election
Please click here to see the Notice of Election
Collingham litter picking day
Please join us for a litter clearing day in Collingham on Sunday 28th April 2.00pm. We will meet outside the Post Office.
village centre works
If there is anything you feel is in need of repair or re-freshment please contact the Parish Council with your thoughts and observation by
WASTE DISPOSAL CHARGES
Please click here to see Leeds City Council's Guide to Waste Disposal Charges.
site allocation plan statement
Please click here to read the latest statement from the Councillor Julian Holmes, regarding the Site Allocation Plan for Leeds North East.
150 new homes for collingham
miller homes public inquiry
This inquiry has now concluded and the Inspector is considering all the evidence. Once the Inspector has reached his decision he will communicate this to the Secretary of State who will make the final decision. This process will take several weeks or even months but as soon as we have any further information it will be posted here.