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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Temporary closure on Heslington Hall gyratory

by admin on 27 February, 2017

City of York Council has written to nearby residents to advise them of forthcoming resurfacing works on the Heslington end of University Road. The work is programmed to take approximately 5 days to complete, working during the daytime between 9:15am and 3:30pm. In order to carry out the works safely, the use of a temporary […]

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Latest plans list

by admin on 20 February, 2017

Fulford and Heslington   Ref No:      17/00148/FUL Location:   Cestria 10 Fulford Park York YO10 4QE Proposal:   Single storey rear extension Applicant:  Mr Richardson Contact      Mr David Allman Consultation Expiry Date     22 March 2017 Case Officer:      Paul Edwards     Expected Decision Level     DEL

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Keith has launched a Fulford flood protection petition which calls for additional flood defence works to happen. These works must follow consultation with the local community and include additional funding for Fulford flood defence works, protection for the Fordlands Road area and the completion of flood defence work for the A19/ Main Street. Keith will […]

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Ward Committee – 22nd February

by admin on 8 February, 2017

All residents are welcome to attend the next Fulford and Heslington Ward Committee, to be held on the 22nd of February. The meeting will start from 6.30pm and will be held at St Oswald’s Church Hall in Fulford. We will: hear from the the Fishergate, Fulford, and Heslington Local History Society discuss ward priorities and ideas for […]

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Germany Beck Construction Update

by admin on 3 February, 2017

The Germany Beck developers have confirmed in their local newsletter that work will continue on the site next week, with the piling rig returning. The piling rig is due to come to site on Monday 6th February. It will be delivered on several large low loaders.       The piling works will commence on […]

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Liberal Democrat budget plans announced today will help protect local frontline services in the face of huge government cuts. Key proposals include: Doubling long-term investment in roads and footpaths to £20million More money for gulley cleaning, gritting and litter bins Supporting renewable energy to make York the Greenest City in the North More support for […]

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Latest plans list

by admin on 30 January, 2017

Ref No:      17/00107/FUL Location:   46 Heslington Lane York YO10 4NA Proposal:   Erection of boundary wall and gate to front and formation of block paved area to front Applicant:  Mr Vincent Roberts Contact      Mr Vincent Roberts Consultation Expiry Date     20 February 2017 Case Officer:      Paul Edwards     Expected Decision Level

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Keith tackles graffiti in the local area

by admin on 23 January, 2017

Keith Aspden, councillor for Fulford and Heslington, continues to report examples of graffiti for cleaning but has also taken action himself to remove local graffiti. Both Fulford and Heslington has been targeted, leaving some street boxes, signs and traffic bollards looking unsightly. Keith has been using anti-graffiti wipes from the council that help to  remove […]

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Latest plans list for Fulford & Heslington

by admin on 23 January, 2017

Fulford and Heslington   Ref No:      17/00103/TCA Location:   22 Main Street Heslington York YO10 5EA Proposal:   Reduce 2 no. Cherry trees in a Conservation Area Applicant:  Mr Steven Smith Consultation Expiry Date     13 February 2017 Case Officer:      Esther Priestley  Expected Decision Level   Ref No:      17/00102/TCA Location:   Gate Fulford Lodge Fenwicks Lane York YO10 4PL […]

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Free music concert on 28 January

by admin on 20 January, 2017

As part of the St Oswald’s Church 150th birthday celebrations, there is a free musical concert by the ‘Dynamics Community Wind Band’ in St Oswald’s Church Hall on Saturday 28 January starting at 7.30pm (doors open at 7.15pm). Residents are welcome to come along to this celebratory event! Attached is a poster giving all the […]

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