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29 March Ward Councillors issue this letter explaining their current position.

21 March  At Clifford Parish Council Meeting on 21st March, It was resolved to write to Leeds City Council & Lord Agnew expressing support for Boston Spa School to remain open and becoming an academy due to the quality of the education currently being provided and the plans for further improvement, see minutes, which includes a copy of the letter.

Application Form and details in this month's Outlook.  Applications close 22nd April. 
This is organised by volunteers, independently of Outlook and of the Parish Council, see Clifford Community Fund.

The magazine, published at the turn of each month, is run by a voluntary committee and delivered free to every home in the parish by a team of volunteer distributors. It carries news of village events, articles by residents, advertisements for local businesses, public notices, etc. and 'articles for sale' (£1 per item). It is financed entirely by advertising.  All material must be received by noon on the 10th of the month (including Saturday and Sunday) prior to the issue in which it is to appear.

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10 Feb 2018 The Parish Council has received notification of a Planning Application for this site  It involves nine houses on the site of the existing Nursery School buildings and a new Nursery School building in the garden/farm area adjacent.  See  Leeds Public Access, and enter 18/00484 in the search box. 


15 Nov 2017 Presentation to the Parish Council was based on these display boards. They show the present buildings replaced by housing and a new buildng where the farm area currently is.  This is believed to be in the Green Belt.

Miller Homes Shires Grove development, Grove Road, in the parish of Clifford
There are gaps in this history which we are working on filling.  Please contact the webmaster if you have any documents you'd like to see here.

Documents you can download here:

Revised Construction and Traffc Management Plan. (revised March 2018)  

Minutes of the second Community Liaison Group meeting, 10th Jan 2018

Submission to the Second Community Liaison Meeting by local residents regarding Traffic Management  January 2018

Minutes of the first Community Liaison Group meeting, 17th November 2017

The Community Liaison Plan, Approved 19 July by Leeds City Council

The Construction and Traffic Management Plan, approved by Leeds City Council

The grant of Full Planning Permission, 88 dwellings,19 July 2017

The document submitted to the Plans Panel, on 11th May 2017

And long before this, in 2013 Miller Homes held Community Involvement meetings. In Boston Spa.

'Call to Arms' from Boston Spa Parish Councl in August 2013 to fight plans for 104 houses.