Leeds Council's £53k Legal Bill for Allotment Rents Court Battle

8 days ago
Leeds council's £53k legal bill for allotment rents court battle. LEEDS city council spent more than £53,000 of taxpayers’ money fighting a recent failed court battle with Leeds allotment holders about raising their rents... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Leeds Kirkgate Market Rents Slashed by a Fifth to 'compensate' Traders

2 days ago
Leeds Kirkgate Market rents slashed by a fifth to 'compensate' traders. RENTS at Leeds’s Kirkgate Market are to be slashed by 20 per cent to compensate traders for disruption during a multi-million pound refurbishment of the historic facility... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Growing Restaurant Scene Drives Up City Centre Rents

23 days ago
Growing restaurant scene drives up city centre rents. BIDDING wars between restaurant operators are driving up rents on former retail units in the centre of Leeds following a resurgence of the city’s dining scene, according to a retail expert... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Council's Child Budget Under 'extreme Pressure'

21 days ago
Council's child budget under 'extreme pressure'. Rotherham Council’s child protection budget faces ‘extreme pressures’ as a result of council cutbacks, the author of the town’s child sex abuse scandal report has warned. -> Read more at The Star

Discounted Rents on Offer to Market Traders in Town

11 days ago
Discounted rents on offer to market traders in town. Discounted rents are being offered to new traders on Barnsley’s semi open market... -> Read more at The Star

Reduced Rents to be Brought in at Moor Market

44 days ago
Reduced rents to be brought in at Moor Market. Rents are set to be reduced and flexible tenancy agreements brought in as part of a series of changes at the Moor Market... -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

Kirklees Council Cuts: Leader Warns More Than 1,000 Job Will Go

36 days ago
Kirklees Council cuts: Leader warns more than 1,000 job will go. Kirklees Council has unveiled a three-year plan that could mean services are gutted while council tax increases and more than 1,000 jobs are lost. -> Read more at Dewsbury Reporter

Budget Options Unveiled in Cabinet Report

36 days ago
Budget options unveiled in Cabinet report. Savings requirements which will need to be achieved over the next three years have been outlined in a new report to Cabinet. -> Read more at Kirklees Council

Offices and Flats Planned for Former YEP Leeds Site

8 days ago
Offices and flats planned for former YEP Leeds site. PROPOSALS to turn the former Yorkshire Post Newspapers site into offices and apartments have been unveiled ahead of a council meeting next week... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Offices and Flats Planned for Former YPN Leeds Site

8 days ago
Offices and flats planned for former YPN Leeds site. PROPOSALS to turn the former Yorkshire Post Newspapers site into offices and apartments have been unveiled ahead of a council meeting next week... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Wakefield Council Defends Top Bosses Pay After 'town Hall Rich List' Published

42 days ago
Wakefield Council defends top bosses pay after 'town hall rich list' published. Six council employees enjoy bumper salaries of £100,000 or more despite multi-million pound town hall budget cuts... -> Read more at Wakefield Express

Secret Council Reports Revealed - See All 26 Here

Secret Council Reports Revealed - See All 26 Here29 days ago
Secret council reports revealed - See all 26 here. SECRET reports have revealed concerns about social care, information security, health and safety and budget savings at City of York Council. -> Read more at York Press

Secret Internal Reports from Council Revealed

Secret Internal Reports from Council Revealed29 days ago
Secret internal reports from council revealed. SECRET reports released this week have revealed concerns about social care, information security, health and safety and budget savings at City of York Council. -> Read more at York Press

Secret Council Internal Reports Revealed

Secret Council Internal Reports Revealed29 days ago
Secret council internal reports revealed. SECRET reports released this week have revealed concerns about social care, information security, health and safety and budget savings at City of York Council. -> Read more at York Press

Spending Consultations Open

16 days ago
Spending consultations open. Consultations on controversial budget proposals revealed by the council will begin next week... -> Read more at Dewsbury Reporter

Knives out in Kirklees Budget Row

29 days ago
Knives out in Kirklees budget row. Bitter blows have been dealt in the blame game over Kirklees Council’s proposals for spending cuts. -> Read more at Dewsbury Reporter

Residents Save Holderness Road Library as Hull City Council

Residents Save Holderness Road Library as Hull City Council43 days ago
Residents save Holderness Road library as Hull City Council . RESIDENTS and local councillors have lifted the immediate threat of closure hanging over Holderness Road Library. In July, the Mail revealed the east Hull library was earmarked for closure as part of a £320,000 programme of budget cuts, but today the council has announced a U-turn on the issue. Councillor Terry Geraghty... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Shoppers Flock to Budget Fashion Chain Primark

11 days ago
Shoppers flock to budget fashion chain Primark. Primark’s owner Associated British Foods hailed an “excellent” year for the budget fashion​ retailer after sales jumped by 16​ per cent... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

£400,000 Bill for Leeds Council Workers to 'move House'

21 days ago
£400,000 bill for Leeds council workers to 'move house'. LEEDS council faces a £400,000 house-moving bill as it transfers almost 200 staff from its secondary city centre base to the Civic Hall... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Herriot Author Bronze Statue Set to be Unveiled

Herriot Author Bronze Statue Set to be Unveiled12 days ago
Herriot author bronze statue set to be unveiled. A STATUE of the vet who wrote the James Herriot books is set to be unveiled, after being approved by his children. -> Read more at The Northern Echo

Industrial Heritage Route Unveiled

Industrial Heritage Route Unveiled31 days ago
Industrial heritage route unveiled. An industrial heritage trail linking five sites across South and West Yorkshire is unveiled. -> Read more at BBC News

Council Refutes 'profligacy' Accusation for Resurfacing Leeds Road Before It's Dug Up

33 days ago
Council refutes 'profligacy' accusation for resurfacing Leeds road before it's dug up. A row has broken out after Leeds City Council was accused of “profligacy of the highest degree” for resurfacing a road that was due to be dug up by a gas company. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Council Plan to Extend Leeds Incinerator Deal by 15 Years is Criticised

8 days ago
Council plan to extend Leeds incinerator deal by 15 years is criticised. Plans to extend Leeds City Council’s contract on its controversial waste incinerator have been dubbed “crazy” by campaigners... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Sheffield Market Rent Cut 'not Answer'

43 days ago
Sheffield market rent cut 'not answer'. Reducing rents for traders atSheffield’s Moor Market is not a long-term solution, opposition councillors have said... -> Read more at The Star

Offices and Flats Planned for Former YEP Site

8 days ago
Offices and flats planned for former YEP site. PROPOSALS to turn the former Yorkshire Post Newspapers site into offices and apartments have been unveiled ahead of a council meeting next week... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post