Councillor Keith Aspden

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Welcome and Key Campaigns

by Keith Aspden on 25 April, 2009

Keith Aspden is the Liberal Democrat Councillor for Fulford and Heslington Ward. He was first elected to represent Fulford in 2003 and re-elected in 2007 and 2011. Following boundary changes he was elected to represent the new ward of Fulford and Heslington in May 2015. Keith lives locally, on Heath Moor Drive, off Heslington Lane. […]

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Green Bin Collections

by admin on 10 July, 2018

Thank you to the local residents that have been in touch about the missed green bin collections that happened one week. I have contacted the Council and they have replied that collections last week have been affected by a shortage of HGV drivers; caused by a mixture of resignations for other jobs and sickness. Some […]

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A new joint ward surgery has been set up between Fulford & Heslington ward and Fishergate ward for local residents to drop in and speak to local councillors. The new surgery will be attended by myself, representing Fulford & Heslington, and Councillor Andy D’Agorne, representing Fishergate. The surgeries will be held at St Oswald’s Village Café, […]

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During a well-attended meeting on flood defences in Fulford, residents have called for further consultation on proposals to improve flood resilience in Fulford. Following on from the local and successful campaign led by mysellf, local residents and representatives from the Parish Council, the Fulford flood meeting considered proposals on how to utilise the secured £500,000 […]

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A new play area is now open at School Lane, Fulford, thanks to funding from Fulford Parish Council and City of York Council. The playing field at School Lane is now home to a wide range of new playing equipment for all to enjoy; including new climbing frames, a zip wire and smaller units for […]

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A meeting will be held in June for local residents to hear more about the plans for flood defences in Fulford. This follows on from my successful campaign for flood defences in Fulford, which together with residents and the local Parish Council, secured a total of £500,000 to be spent on additional flood defences. The […]

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A19 roadworks update – 6th April 2018

by admin on 6 April, 2018

Due to recent congestion and a series of issue caused by the road works at Germany Beck and Crockey Hill, I have been making a number of representations to council officers to ensure disruption in Fulford is kept to a minimum. I wanted to send you this update so you were aware of this as […]

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Germany Beck Update – 5th April 2018

by admin on 6 April, 2018

Howard Civil Engineering has recommenced the sheet piling works to the west side of the A19. The electricity cables that were found to be were all proven to be dead by Northern Power Grid, which meant that they could be safely removed. The piling had recommenced on Wednesday 21st March, but unfortunately, progress has been […]

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A new play area is due to be installed at School Lane, thanks to funding from Fulford Parish Council and the Fulford Ward Committee. The previously unused playing field at School Lane will soon become home to a wide range of new playing equipment for all to enjoy; including new climbing frames, a zip wire and […]

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A19 Crockey Hill Update – 4th April 2018

by admin on 4 April, 2018

Due to recent congestion and a series of issues caused by the road works at Crockey Hill, I have been making a number of representations to Council Officers to ensure disruption in Fulford is kept to a minimum. After recent discussions with senior Council Officers, I am pleased to report that the junction improvements are […]

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Works will soon be underway to alter the existing Zebra Crossing on Heslington Lane, close to Holmefield Lane, to a Parallel Crossing – a new type of crossing which will operate as a Zebra Crossing, but simultaneously allows cyclists to use it without the need to dismount The works will involve widening the crossing and […]

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