Councillor Keith Aspden

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Welcome and Key Campaigns

by Keith Aspden on 25 April, 2009

I’ve been the Liberal Democrat Councillor for Fulford ward, to the south of the city of York, since 2003. I was first elected in May 2003, and re-elected in 2007, 2011 and 2015. In May 2015 my ward became Fulford and Heslington. I live locally, on Heath Moor Drive, off Heslington Lane. It is a […]

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The Designer Outlet has submitted an application to the Council for permission to have longer hours in which to screen outdoor films. The shopping centre already has a licence to show films at the following times: Thursday and Friday 10am to 8pm Saturday 10am to 7pm Sunday 10am to 5pm If granted a new licence, […]

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Latest plans list

by admin on 28 November, 2016

Ref No:      16/02619/FUL Location:   50 School Lane Fulford York YO10 4LS Proposal:   Two storey side extension, single storey front and rear extensions and hip to gable extensions to roof Applicant:  Mr B Astbury Contact      Mr John Howlett Consultation Expiry Date     28 December 2016 Case Officer:      David Johnson   Expected Decision Level Ref No:      16/02665/FUL Location:   Fishergate […]

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Update – Fordlands Crescent

by admin on 25 November, 2016

25th November update The Council has now written to residents to confirm the plans for Fordlands Crescent. The pictures below and letter attached show the details of the work to be carried out. You can direct any questions to Sean Ensor at City of York Council, who is on 01904 553130. Letter   ———- Residents […]

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Save Our Pharmacies

by admin on 22 November, 2016

In a letter to the local press, Keith outlines why he is opposing government cuts to local pharmacies: Dear Editor, David Meek and others are right to be angry about government cuts which could result in the closure of local pharmacies (The Press, 10th November). Liberal Democrats are fighting these proposals and we have launched […]

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Christmas tree festival at St Oswald’s Church

by admin on 21 November, 2016

St Oswald’s Church in Fulford will host a Christmas tree festival between the 2nd and 4th of December. There will be over 40 exhibitors at the festival, ranging from Fulford Library to the Royal British Legion. The event starts on Friday 2nd December at 2pm, and will also run on the Saturday and Sunday afternoons. […]

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Latest plans list

by admin on 21 November, 2016

Ref No:      16/02521/FUL Location:   The Byre Main Street Heslington York YO10 5DX Proposal:   Erection of timber framed car port to side elevation and new boundary wall and gate to front Applicant:  Mr Niall McTurk Contact      Mrs Anna Craig Consultation Expiry Date     12 December 2016 Case Officer:      Sandra Duffill     Expected Decision Level Ref No:      16/02630/TCA Location:   […]

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Fordlands Crescent improvements to start

by admin on 18 November, 2016

Residents on Fordlands Crescent might remember my letter in the summer about planned improvements on the road. In my time as the local Fulford Councillor, many residents have contacted me about the condition of the Fordlands Crescent roundabout. Parking on the roundabout can cause damage to the grass (especially in the winter months) and harm […]

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Anti-Bullying Week – Get Involved!

by admin on 17 November, 2016

Anti-Bullying Week – Get Involved! This week schools, colleges, parents, carers, children and young adults unite to say a big ‘NO’ to bullying. Of course it’s important to tackle bullying all year round! But this week is a special chance to draw everyone’s attention to bullying. So we can take individual and collective efforts to […]

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New bin for the village green

by admin on 15 November, 2016

Following Lib Dem budget investment, the Council has installed a new bin on the Village Green in Fulford. The bin is for both litter and dog waste and will be emptied regularly by the Council.

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Latest plans list

by admin on 14 November, 2016

Fulford and Heslington Ref No:      16/02548/TCA Location:   The Beeches 21 Fulford Park York YO10 4QE Proposal:   Notification to remove 1x Sycamore, crown reduce 1x Beech, and prune branches overhanging neighbouring property in a conservation area Applicant:  Mr Noel Winteringham Consultation Expiry Date     5 December 2016 Case Officer:      Esther Priestley  Expected Decision Level

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