Leeds City Council have published their Site Allocation Plan - further details as
to how these impact on Aberford can be found on our NP website - see the link below.
A Newsletter is currently being delivered to residents within the Parish, together
with a separate Neighbourhood Plan Newsletter for those households within the Plan
catchment area. Click herefor the first one (pdf file: 1.2 mb) and click herefor
the second (pdf file: 92 kb). The latter is also available on our Neighbourhood Plan
NOTICE OF VACANCY FOR A PARISH COUNCILLOR
Ian Forster has resigned after many years service as a Parish Councillor. Particularly
active at the “Garforth end” of the Parish, his contribution will be greatly missed.
Many thanks are due to Ian for his work on our (and your) behalf.
In consequence, we have a vacancy. To view the formal notice (which will be displayed
here until 13 June) please
PARISH COUNCIL ACCOUNTS for year ended 31 March 2013
Each year the Parish Council’s annual return is audited by a body appointed by the
Audit Commission. Any person interested has the right to examine the accounts. In
accordance with the provisions of the Audit Act 1998 a copy of the relevant public
notice can be accessed by clicking here. Please note that this year these documents
will be available (subject to reasonable notice) between 3 & 28 June 2013.
A copy of the annual return will be posted to the website when the external audit
has been completed. This is normally done by August of each year.
Update 23 May 2013:The Accounts to 31 March 2013 were approved by the Parish Council
at the monthly meeting held on 21 May. To view a copy of the simplified, (and as
yet) unaudited accounts, please click here(pdf file: 42 kb)
HIGH SPEED BROADBAND
A new webpage for you to register your interest in High Speed Broadband for Aberford
is now available. From the recent Neighbourhood Plan survey, High Speed Broadband
was one of the most important issues raised, so it is important that this local initiative
is followed up.
To go direct to the relevant page, and register your interest, please click here.
We shall, of course, endeavour to keep you advised of progress.
VILLAGE DESIGN STATEMENT
This document, two years in preparation, has finally been completed. A copy of the
final version can be downloaded by
clicking here. Note this is a large pdf file (4.44 MB). It still remains for it to
be submitted to LCC for their approval - this will take place shortly.
ABERFORD & DISTRICT NEIGHBOURHOOD DEVELOPMENT PLAN
A new website has been created for our Neighbourhood Plan. Please go to