Noise Nuisance Crackdown

by martinhamilton on May 31, 2013

A scheme to tackle noise nuisance in Headingley and Hyde Park during the student changeover and freshers period is to be piloted in the area. A dedicated noise nuisance patrol will be in operation for three weeks in June / July 2013 and for three weeks in September / October 2013. The pilot will operate […]

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Headingley homes letting advert crackdown

by martinhamilton on January 8, 2013

Councillor Martin Hamilton (Lib Dem, Headingley) has championed the Local Letting Board Code since its introduction in 2006. The changes to the scheme mean that from 3 January 2013 tighter regulations will be placed on putting lettings adverts in the windows of homes across the ward. Commenting on the scheme Cllr Hamilton said: “The lettings […]

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New sculpture unveiled at the Headingley HEART centre

by martinhamilton on September 10, 2012

On Saturday, a new sculpture was officially unveiled at the entrance to the HEART centre in Headingley. Councillor Martin Hamilton and Leeds North West MP Greg Mulholland went along to mark the event – part of the popular Celebrate Headingley weekend.

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YEP story: time for Headingley to change

by martinhamilton on September 3, 2012

The future of Headingley was the subject of a story in the Yorkshire Evening Post today. Councillor Martin Hamilton told the paper that the number of students living in the area is starting to decline, leaving properties which had been converted for multiple occupants empty. He said that Leeds City Council should be doing everything […]

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Plans for former Leeds Girls High School site approved

by martinhamilton on August 16, 2012

Councillors have approved proposals for the redevelopment of the former Leeds Girls High School site in Headingley. The meeting of Plans Panel west took place on 16 August, whereby Councillors also agreed to explore options to bring properties surrounding the site back into use as affordable family homes. The Council will investigate how it can […]

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Where are our brown bins?

by martinhamilton on August 15, 2012

Local Labour Councillors are going round telling people that anyone who wants a Brown Bin in Headingley can have one. This just isn’t true! Council officials have confirmed in meetings with Councillor Martin Hamilton that they will only introduce a garden waste collection service to a couple more streets this summer. All other streets will […]

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Headingley represented at Leeds Pride Parade

by martinhamilton on August 6, 2012

Sunday August 5th saw huge crowds of people pouring into Leeds city centre for the city’s seventh annual Pride event. Liberal Democrats from across Yorkshire and Humber marched as a group in the Pride parade to celebrate the party’s unequalled record in standing up for LGBT equality, and let our constituents know how proud we […]

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