Local News: Pool-in-Wharfedale School Theft

A Leeds primary school business manager forged the headteacher’s name on over 100 cheques in order steal more than £50,000. https://www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/news/leeds-school-business-manager-jailed-after-forging-cheques-worth-53-000-1-8895599


Local News: Developers Appeal 70 Home Pool-in-Wharfedale Scheme

Earlier this year the Labour led Leeds City Council denied planning permission for a 70 home Taylor Wimpey development in Pool & Wharfedale. The council cited 4 different grounds including road safety and the site's Protected Area of Land status, among others. It has come to light that Taylor Wimpey are continuing to appeal the … Continue reading Local News: Developers Appeal 70 Home Pool-in-Wharfedale Scheme

A660: Call for Speed Cameras

Following the tragic death of student Kate Whalley on the A660, Pool-in-Wharfedale Parish Council has written to Leeds CC Chief Executive to demand the installation of speed cameras in the area of the incident. http://www.wharfedaleobserver.co.uk/news/15434604.__39_Speed_cameras_should_be_installed_now__39____Pool_Parish_Council_demands_action/?ref=mrb&lp=1