Distraction Burglaries

There have been a couple of recent incidents in the surrounding villages of elderly people being targeted during the daytime by bogus officials. Please make sure you ask for identification from any official who comes to your door who is not a regular visitor.

Consultation on Speed and Parking Restrictions on Main Street

The Parish Council has been invited to respond to Leeds City Council’s proposals to introduce a traffic management scheme in Shadwell. The proposals consists of: A 20mph speed limit on a section of Main Street, near Shadwell Primary School. This will also extend to cover Blind Lane, Hastings Court, Manor […]

Shadwell Parish Council Annual Return 2016-17

The Parish Council unaudited Annual Return for 2016-17 has now been sent to our external auditors PKF Littlejohn LLP for independent examination. Any person interested has the right to inspect the accounting records of the Parish and, for the year ended 31st March 2017, the statutory period for which these […]

Warning: Fake Letterboxes!

It has reported that on at least one recent occasion criminals have placed a fake letter box on on a resident’s doorstep, or at their gate, with a note on the front door to the effect that the postman should place their mail in the “new” box. The box can […]

Theft of Targeted Vehicles

We have received the following warning from the police – Over the last couple of months we have been experiencing an increase in domestic burglaries whereby professional criminals have been specifically targeting specific high value vehicles namely Audi’s, VW’s, BMW’s and Mercedes. By far the most common MO is to […]

Thefts from cars

The Parish Council has been advised by the police that there has been a spate of thefts from cars in the village and has been asked to remind you to always lock your car, even if it is on your driveway.

YOUR VILLAGE NEEDS YOU!!

DO YOU CARE ABOUT YOUR COMMUNITY? DO YOU TAKE AN INTEREST AND PRIDE IN YOUR VILLAGE? DO YOU HATE POTHOLES? DO YOU WANT THE ROADS SWEPT MORE OFTEN? DO YOU WANT A SAY ON THE FUTURE OF SHADWELL?   If you DO, then you may want to consider becoming a […]

BE AWARE!

Homes in Gateland Drive have been targeted by burglars – and the police expect them to return! Do make sure your home, shed and garage is securely locked and there is nothing left out that would aid the burglars in gaining access, such as garden tools and ladders. Shadwell Parish […]