Leeds Market Rents to be Slashed by a Fifth

8 days ago
Leeds market rents to be slashed by a fifth. RENTS at Leeds’s historic Kirkgate market are to be slashed by a fifth ahead of a £12m refurbishment of the building... -> Read more at Yorkshire Post

Leeds Kirkgate Market Rents to be Slashed by 20% Ahead of £12m Upgrade

8 days ago
Leeds Kirkgate market rents to be slashed by 20% ahead of £12m upgrade. RENTS at Leeds’s historic Kirkgate market are to be slashed by a fifth ahead of a £12m refurbishment of the building... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Pearson Park and Hull Arena to Benefit as Council Records

46 days ago
Pearson Park and Hull Arena to benefit as council records . Hull City Council has recorded a £1.7m budget underspend. Last year's budget included a requirement to make £7m of savings. A new report due to go before councillors later this week says the council ended the financial year with an overall £1.7m budget underspendIt means that money will now be recycled for a... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Kirkgate Market Rents to be Slashed by 20% Ahead of £12m Upgrade

8 days ago
Kirkgate market rents to be slashed by 20% ahead of £12m upgrade. RENTS at Leeds’s historic Kirkgate market are to be slashed by a fifth ahead of a £12m refurbishment of the building... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Cost to Hire Controversial Great Coates Village Hall Could Rise

Cost to Hire Controversial Great Coates Village Hall Could Rise7 days ago
Cost to hire controversial Great Coates village hall could rise . THE cost of hiring Great Coates Village Hall could be increased as councillors seek to overcome an £8,000 shortfall in the budget. Interim clerk to the council, Dave Jackson, said the council's budget was "barely viable". An interim report was delivered by Mr Jackson just weeks after another one into the... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

41 Jobs to be Cut at North East Lincolnshire Council: Union Warns

41 Jobs to be Cut at North East Lincolnshire Council: Union Warns27 days ago
41 jobs to be cut at North East Lincolnshire Council: Union warns . FORTY-one jobs are to go at the council's Young People's Support Services, as part of ongoing budget cuts at the authority. A North East Lincolnshire Council spokesman confirmed that 12 compulsory redundancies are to be made in addition to 29 voluntary redundancies. A council spokesman said the 29 voluntary redundancies... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

High Rents Drove Me out of Leeds Claims French Restaurateur

17 days ago
High rents drove me out of Leeds claims French restaurateur. Ripon has been chosen as the new home of the popular La Grillade restaurant after its owner refused to meet the “horrendous” rent demands of landlords in Leeds... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Leeds Police Station to be Turned into Budget Supermarket

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Leeds police station to be turned into budget supermarket. Developers say hundreds of jobs will be created under plans to replace a former Leeds police station with a budget supermarket. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Council Poised to Cut Leeds Arts Funding by £500,000

11 days ago
Council poised to cut Leeds arts funding by £500,000. Leeds’s local arts funding budget is to be slashed by 15 per cent - but bosses hope it won’t stop the city’s creative ambition and vision... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Council Cutbacks: Cleethorpes MP Presents Petition to Parliament

Council Cutbacks: Cleethorpes MP Presents Petition to Parliament6 days ago
Council cutbacks: Cleethorpes MP presents petition to parliament . CLEETHORPES MP Martin Vickers has presented a petition to parliament opposing the planned redundancies at North East Lincolnshire Council's Young People's Support Services. As previously reported, 41 jobs are to go as part of ongoing budget cuts at the authority. A total of 135 employees were involved in a consultation... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

£42m Events Complex Plans Unveiled

£42m Events Complex Plans Unveiled14 days ago
£42m events complex plans unveiled. Plans for a £42m complex including an events and conference centre and a four-star hotel are unveiled by Hull City Council. -> Read more at BBC News

Forty One Jobs Axed at North East Lincolnshire Youth Service

Forty One Jobs Axed at North East Lincolnshire Youth Service28 days ago
Forty one jobs axed at North East Lincolnshire youth service. Forty one jobs are to go at the council's Young People's Support Services, as part of ongoing budget cuts at the authority. A North East Lincolnshire Council spokesman confirmed that twelve compulsory redundancies are to be made in addition to 29 voluntary redundancies. A total of 135 employees were involved in a... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Forty One Workers to Go at North East Lincolnshire Youth Service

Forty One Workers to Go at North East Lincolnshire Youth Service28 days ago
Forty one workers to go at North East Lincolnshire youth service. Forty one members of staff are to be made redundant at the council's Young People's Support Services, as part of ongoing budget cuts at the authority. A North East Lincolnshire Council spokesman confirmed that twelve compulsory redundancies are to be made in addition to 29 voluntary redundancies. A total of 135... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Forty One Workers Axed at North East Lincolnshire Youth Service

Forty One Workers Axed at North East Lincolnshire Youth Service28 days ago
Forty one workers axed at North East Lincolnshire youth service. Forty one members of staff are to be made redundant at the council's Young People's Support Services, as part of ongoing budget cuts at the authority. A North East Lincolnshire Council spokesman confirmed that twelve compulsory redundancies are to be made in addition to 29 voluntary redundancies. A total of 135 employees... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

Viyella Latest Store to Close in Beverley as Traders Warn over

Viyella Latest Store to Close in Beverley as Traders Warn over28 days ago
Viyella latest store to close in Beverley as traders warn over . A SPATE of shop closures in Beverley town centre could force a cut in high street rents to attract new businesses, say trade leaders. A range of factors, including high rents, difficult trading conditions and businesses relocating, are behind a run of high-profile closures. Viyella is the latest store about to shut as it... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

£4m Cycle-friendly Vision for Leeds' Headrow Unveiled by Chris Boardman

31 days ago
£4m cycle-friendly vision for Leeds' Headrow unveiled by Chris Boardman. A vision of how Leeds’ Headrow - the startline for the 2014 Tour de France - could be transformed with the help of the Government has been unveiled by Olympic legend Chris Boardman... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Sports and Cultural Events in Hull Get £350,000 Council

Sports and Cultural Events in Hull Get £350,000 Council37 days ago
Sports and cultural events in Hull get £350,000 council . CITY council leader Steve Brady says £350,000 being set aside to help fund the cost of one-off events in Hull will be spent wisely. The money is part of a £1.7m underspend from the council's annual budget last year. It is the third year running that the council has managed to spend less than it originally... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

A Colourful New Era for Leeds Dockland

42 days ago
A colourful new era for Leeds dockland. Eye-catching artwork has been unveiled to help signal a colourful new era for the once-troubled Clarence Dock area of Leeds. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Historic Leeds Trading Hub All Set for a New Lease of Life

35 days ago
Historic Leeds trading hub all set for a new lease of life. Plans have been unveiled to revitalise Leeds’s most important historic industrial building. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

New Generation of Leeds City Council Homes 'to be Proud Of'

11 days ago
New generation of Leeds City Council homes 'to be proud of'. Council bosses are promising a social housing revolution in Leeds, with the building and delivery of almost 1,000 new council homes “to be proud of”. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

North Suffers More Cuts

15 days ago
North suffers more cuts. Sheffield Council is among the authorities hardest hit by Government budget cuts, according to a new report.. -> Read more at The Star

Parties Dig in for Row over Allotment Rents

41 days ago
Parties dig in for row over allotment rents. A political row erupted this week as Sheffield was accused of having some of the most expensive allotments in the country... -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

Sheffield Health Chiefs' Budget Plan 'ambitious'

36 days ago
Sheffield health chiefs' budget plan 'ambitious'. Plans to create the country’s biggest joint budget for health and social care services in Sheffield have been singled out for praise... -> Read more at The Star

Blueprint to Revamp Thirsk Town Centre is Unveiled

Blueprint to Revamp Thirsk Town Centre is Unveiled7 days ago
Blueprint to revamp Thirsk town centre is unveiled. A BLUEPRINT to reinvigorate a historic market square after the controversial felling of mature trees has been unveiled. -> Read more at The Northern Echo

Thousands of Potholes in Lincolnshire to be Filled in as

Thousands of Potholes in Lincolnshire to be Filled in as30 days ago
Thousands of potholes in Lincolnshire to be filled in as . Thousands more potholes in Lincolnshire will be filled in over the coming year after the council pledged to match the government's additional road repair funding of £5.5 million. Lincolnshire County Council underspent its budget last year and the Executive is now recommending that the council should spend just over... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph