Horsforth Town Council
would like to thank the following
companies for sponsoring this year’s Christmas lights:

Aire Valley Tree Services - Kids Club House -
The Pet Stop - Holy Spokes - TPP-
Art of Gold - Roses & Bud -
Sun Station - Anthony James Hairdresser
- Horsforth Carpet Centre - Mitchell's Chemist
- Yorkshire Repairs - Hartley's Fish and Chips -
Grappolo Italian Restaurant - Tesco -
Meridian Security - M C Consumables - Firefly Pottery -
Manor Health Weight Loss & Skin Clinic -
Purely Natural - Old Kings Arms
- Morrisons - Absolute 64 -
Queensbury - Jewellers Ltd
Initial public consultation on the A65 – Airport – A658 Link Road.

The initial public consultation will run from Monday 23rd November 2015 to Sunday 24th January 2016. Leeds City Council are seeking views on three options to improve access to the airport. Improving surface access to the airport has been identified as a key need to support its future growth as well as tackling existing congestion and traffic issues in the local road network.

Details of the three proposed options for initial consideration, a map and supporting information can be seen at An online questionnaire will be made available on this page from Monday 23rd November, when the public consultation period begins.
As part of the consultation, public drop-in sessions will take place as follows:
• Leeds Civic Hall, Calverley Street, Leeds, LS1 1UR, Tuesday 24th November 3-8pm
• Horsforth Mechanics Institute, Town Street, Horsforth, LS18 5BL, Wednesday 25th November 1-4.30pm
• Horsforth St. Margaret’s Parish Centre, Church Lane, LS18 5LA, Friday 27th November 3-8pm
• Rawdon Greenacre Hall, New Road Side, LS19 6AS, Saturday 28th November 12noon – 3pm

In addition, a stall will be at the airport from November 23rd to 29th and leaflets and copies of the questionnaire will also be available from local libraries and the Leeds Development Enquiry Centre in the Leonardo Building, Rossington Street.


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Horsforth Town Council Elections
In addition to the General Election and Leeds City Council Elections there was also the election for all 22 seats of Horsforth Town Council. All seat were filled and the Council welcomed 10 new members. For more information on the Councillors click here.


Town Council Precept 2015/16

For the financial year 2015-2016 the Town Council has set the precept at £104,000 (same as last year), and a budget of £122,000 expenditure, with the shortfall being met from reserves or from possible grants. This equates to a band D inclusion in the Council Tax rate of £15.62, 10p less than last year.

Horsforth Town Council have formally adopted links with
Child Friendly Leeds and Horsforth Cluster Council.

Child Friendly Leeds logo