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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Ref No:      17/01089/FUL Location:   The Longhouse Main Street Heslington York YO10 5EG Proposal:   Erection of detached greenhouse to rear Applicant:  Mr Ben Pearcy Contact      Mr Ric Blenkharn Consultation Expiry Date     12 June 2017 Case Officer:      Sandra Duffill     Expected Decision Level     DEL   Ref No:      17/01100/FUL Location:   14 School Lane Fulford York YO10 4LS Proposal:   Single […]

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Warnings of delays on the A19

by admin on 17 May, 2017

Work on the Germany Beck site will cause considerable delays on the A19 between 30th May and 3rd June. Howard Civil Engineering, the highways contractor for the Germany Beck development, will introduce 24-hour traffic lights on the A19, starting at 9am on Tuesday 30th May, and remaining until the evening of Saturday 3rd June. Peak […]

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Ref No:      17/00861/FUL Location:   Cemetery Lodge Fordlands Road York YO19 4QG Proposal:   Change of use of dwelling to ground floor offices and first floor flat and construction of ramped access Applicant:  Rachel Robinson Contact      Mr David Allman Consultation Expiry Date     29 May 2017 Case Officer:      Sophie Prendergast    Expected Decision Level   DEL   Ref No:      17/00891/FUL […]

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Give your views on A19 changes

by admin on 4 May, 2017

City of York Council is putting forward proposals to tackle congestion on the A19 – one of York’s busiest roads. The proposals are subject to feedback from the public, which you can give throughout May. You can find out more about the scheme and comment by heading to ‘’ or by emailing ‘’. The improvements […]

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Latest plans list

by admin on 24 April, 2017

Fulford and Heslington Ward Ref No:      17/00904/FUL Location:   Germany Beck Site East Of Fordlands Road York Proposal:   Installation of wetland habitat suitable for water voles (retrospective) Applicant:  Mr Robin McGinn Consultation Expiry Date     15 May 2017 Case Officer:      Hannah Blackburn      Expected Decision Level   Ref No:      17/00931/TCA Location:   20 Fulford Park York YO10 4QE Proposal:   […]

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Next Ward Committee – 26th April

by admin on 10 April, 2017

Ref No:      17/00641/FUL Location:   8 Heslington Croft York YO10 4NB Proposal:   Single storey rear extension, roof alterations including hip to gable extension and dormer to rear and replacement garage (resubmission) Applicant:  Mr Okan Ok Contact      Mr Malcolm Scott Consultation Expiry Date     24 April 2017 Case Officer:      Neil Massey        Expected Decision Level     DEL   Ref No:      […]

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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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