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Inspector's Ruling on Leeds Traveller Sites

230 days ago
Inspector's ruling on Leeds traveller sites. A planning inspector will next month scrutinise proposals to increase the number of traveller and gyspy pitches in Leeds – and decide whether the council has been fair in its evaluation of the needs of the city’s “nomadic” communities... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

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New Chance to Have Say on Traveller Sites

New Chance to Have Say on Traveller Sites159 days ago
New chance to have say on traveller sites. Parish councils and other groups in York have four weeks to have their say on how new sites for gipsies, travellers and... -> Read more at York Press

Traveller team looks at 'vulnerable' sites

Traveller team looks at 'vulnerable' sites268 days ago
Traveller team looks at 'vulnerable' sites. Police and Hull City Council officers have joined forces to identify sites that may be targeted by travellers. Officers... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Residents Asked Where Traveller Sites Should be Built

Residents Asked Where Traveller Sites Should be Built97 days ago
Residents asked where traveller sites should be built. RESIDENTS in East Lindsey are being asked to put forward potential sites for traveller use and for the building of... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

More Traveller and Gypsy Sites are Needed in Lincolnshire -

116 days ago
More traveller and gypsy sites are needed in Lincolnshire - . MORE than 70 caravan pitches and 35 houses are needed to stop overcrowding among Lincolnshire's gypsy and... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Report Highlights Need for 33 More Traveller Sites in District

224 days ago
Report highlights need for 33 more traveller sites in district. Senior councillors in Selby 
have endorsed a report which claims 33 new pitches for travellers are... -> Read more at Yorkshire Post

Residents Told 33 More Traveller Sites Needed

227 days ago
Residents told 33 more traveller sites needed. Residents battling to stop a travellers’ site being built on a former airfield in North Yorkshire face a new fight... -> Read more at Yorkshire Post

New guidelines to tackle illegal traveller sites

257 days ago
New guidelines to tackle illegal traveller sites. New guidelines have been issued to tackle illegal traveller sites. -> Read more at Halifax Courier

Councillor in Traveller Sites Green Belt Alert

Councillor in Traveller Sites Green Belt Alert228 days ago
Councillor in traveller sites green belt alert. GREEN-BELT land could become home to illegal encampments if more traveller sites are not built, a councillor has warned. -> Read more at York Press

Leeds Traveller Site Controversy

126 days ago
Leeds traveller site controversy. Campaigners are clinging on to the hope that the Secretary of State for Communities will block a bid to expand Leeds’s only... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Row over Leeds Traveller Site Expansion

191 days ago
Row over Leeds traveller site expansion. A row has erupted over suggestions that travellers living at Leeds’s only permanent traveller site are against its... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

10,000 Leeds traveller injunctions foiled again

282 days ago
10,000 Leeds traveller injunctions foiled again. An injunction aimed at banning travellers from nuisance spots in Leeds has again been flaunted by a group from outside... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Two More Charged over Leeds Traveller Commune Killing

27 days ago
Two more charged over Leeds traveller commune killing. Two men were due in court today charged over the murder of a man at a travellers’ commune on the outskirts... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Setback in Leeds traveller site battle

353 days ago
Setback in Leeds traveller site battle. A three-year battle with a Leeds landowner who wanted to turn green field land into a traveller camp looks set to continue, after... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Date set for Leeds casino ruling

350 days ago
Date set for Leeds casino ruling. A date has been set for the meeting that will decide who gets the licence for Leeds’s biggest ever casino. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Leeds Bidder Cellino to Appeal Ruling

Leeds Bidder Cellino to Appeal Ruling30 days ago
Leeds bidder Cellino to appeal ruling. Massimo Cellino says he will appeal against the Football League's decision to block him from buying a majority stake in Leeds... -> Read more at BBC News

Leeds United: PFA Says Cellino Appeal Ruling Imminent

21 days ago
Leeds United: PFA says Cellino appeal ruling imminent. The Professional Footballers’ Association expects a ruling on Massimo Cellino’s takeover and payment... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Leeds United: League Ruling Might be Correct but Not Necessarily Right for Club – Lorimer

27 days ago
Leeds United: League ruling might be correct but not necessarily right for club – Lorimer. I’m disappointed that the Football League has rejected Massimo... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Cellino to Challenge Football League Ruling on Leeds United Takeover

Cellino to Challenge Football League Ruling on Leeds United Takeover28 days ago
Cellino to challenge Football League ruling on Leeds United takeover. Massimo Cellino will lodge an appeal against the Football League's decision to block his proposed... -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Surprise New Twist to Traveller Debate

6 days ago
Surprise new twist to traveller debate. THE struggle to resolve the conundrum of where travellers should be allowed to camp in Leeds has taken an unexpected twist with... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Skipton School Criticised by Inspectors

Skipton School Criticised by Inspectors12 days ago
Skipton school criticised by inspectors. St Stephen's Catholic Primary School in Skipton has set out a clear plan for improvement after Ofsted placed the school in... -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Campaigners Continue to Fight Traveller Site Plans

26 days ago
Campaigners continue to fight traveller site plans. Local residents and councillors are going to work together to campaign against plans to expand the Cottingley Springs... -> Read more at Morley Observer

Girlington School Praised by Ofsted Inspectors

Girlington School Praised by Ofsted Inspectors25 days ago
Girlington school praised by Ofsted inspectors. A Bradford primary school where every pupil is from an ethnic minority background, and the majority only speak English as... -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Queens Head Dismay at Semi-final Ruling

6 days ago
Queens Head dismay at semi-final ruling. Sunday League Division One side Queens Head may be denied the opportunity to play in their first ever cup final following an... -> Read more at Halifax Courier

Shock Ruling on Bridge Closure That Generated £1.3m in Fines

Shock Ruling on Bridge Closure That Generated £1.3m in Fines22 days ago
Shock ruling on bridge closure that generated £1.3m in fines. THE controversial closure of a city centre bridge - and the thousands of fines it has generated - have... -> Read more at The Northern Echo