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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Latest plans list in Fulford and Heslington

by admin on 20 March, 2017

Ref No:      17/00571/TCA Location:   The Vicarage School Lane Heslington York YO10 5EE Proposal:   Crown reduce 2no. Holly trees by 30%; re-pollard Yew tree in a Conservation Area Applicant:  Rev Peter Mott Contact      Mr Rupert Craven Consultation Expiry Date     10 April 2017 Case Officer:      Esther Priestley  Expected Decision Level   Ref No:      17/00649/TPO Location:   30 Fulford […]

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23rd March – congestion likely

by admin on 20 March, 2017

Traffic congestion is likely on the afternoon of Thursday 23rd March. A large funeral is being held at St St Oswald’s Church and then Fulford Cemetery.

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New 66a bus service

by admin on 16 March, 2017

A new 66a bus is now up and running. The bus will stop at Heslington Hall and then head along University Road, stopping at Merchantgate in the city centre. Buses will run every 20 minutes during term time weekdays. The service is run by First and was introduced in partnership with the University of York. […]

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The Council is writing to around a third of all households in York to let them know that their recycling collection day will change from the 1st of April 2017. Households affected by the changes can expect to receive a new rubbish and recycling calendar in the post. The Council is also providing free boxes, […]

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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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