Tag: Beeston and Holbeck ward

Beeston & Holbeck hustings

Beeston & Holbeck hustings

Save Our Beeston is organising a Hustings Meeting on Thursday 28 April at the Cross Flatts Recreational Club (Klondyke) to discuss the local councillor elections on Thursday 5 May and the European in or out referendum prior to the vote on Thursday 23 June. All the prospective candidates have confirmed they are able to attend. […]

Candidates announced for 2016 Local Elections

Candidates announced for 2016 Local Elections

The candidates for the Leeds City Council elections have been announced. We’ve published full lists of the candidates for Beeston & Holbeck ward, City & Hunslet ward and Middleton Park ward. We’re writing to all the candidates to ask them about why they are standing and what their policies are. We will publish their answers […]

Beeston & Holbeck ward

Beeston & Holbeck ward

On this page you can find out who is standing in Beeston & Holbeck Ward to become a Councillor on Leeds City Council. If you aren’t sure which ward you live in, enter your postcode into the Where I live box on the Council website home page. Adam David John DENT Green Party Home Address: 5 […]

By April 7, 2016 Read More →
Improving the neighbourhood in Cottingley

Improving the neighbourhood in Cottingley

Beeston & Holbeck Neighbourhood Improvement Board Residents are being encouraged to attend the next Neighbourhood Improvement Board along with partner services and to work together on key issues in the area. At the meeting you will receive updates on recent Community Committee workshops. You will also be invited to contribute to the ‘open space’ discussion […]

By November 10, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Councillors working to spruce up Beeston and Holbeck

Councillors working to spruce up Beeston and Holbeck

Councillors in Beeston and Holbeck have shown true grit in their efforts to help the area keep clean and clear. Their determination has paid off, with the purchase of 30 rubbish bins and 10 grit bins for the area, alongside 100 extra signs highlighting the consequences of littering and dog fowling. Councillors Angela Gabriel, David […]

By September 30, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
2015 South Leeds Council election results

2015 South Leeds Council election results

After an surprising General Election nationally last night, South Leeds returned predictable results in the local election with Labour holding onto all three seats in South Leeds. Adam Ogilvie was returned in Beeston & Holbeck, Patrick Davey in City & Hunslet and Judith Blake in Middleton Park. The full results are reproduced below and show […]

Elections 2016

Elections 2016

On these pages you can find coverage of the elections taking place on 5 May 2016. There are two elections taking place. Leeds City Council is electing a third of its Councillors, one in each of the 33 wards in the city. South Leeds Life has set up a page for each of the local […]

Candidates announced for 2015 General and Local Elections

Candidates announced for 2015 General and Local Elections

The candidates for the General Election and Leeds City Council election have been announced. We’ve published full lists of the candidates for Leeds Central, Beeston & Holbeck ward, City & Hunslet ward and Middleton Park ward. We’re writing to all the candidates to ask them questions sent in by you, our readers. We are asking […]

Lauren helps clean Holbeck and more…

Lauren helps clean Holbeck and more…

Only on a few occasions does someone breeze into a meeting on a winter’s morning and bring a fresh look to the issues we’ve been discussing for years. This is exactly what happened at the Holbeck Neighbourhood Forum on Saturday (24 January 2015). Lauren, a new resident to the area, full of energy and passion, […]

By January 28, 2015 1 Comments Read More →
7/7 ten years on: vibrancy of local organisations

7/7 ten years on: vibrancy of local organisations

2015 marks the tenth anniversary of 7/7, the London bombings. South Leeds Life has spoken to a range of local figures about those events, their aftermath and the decade since. Cllr Adam Ogilvie, who represents Beeston and Holbeck ward, remembers it was surreal to have the world’s media camped on our doorseteps. “As councillors we […]