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 […]

Victims of Crime

Good afternoon, HELP FOR VICTIMS Victims and witnesses are at the heart of what we do, with this in mind I have launched a new and exciting website called ‘’Help for victims’’. More information about the website including its benefits are detailed below: • The ability to create generic questions […]

A message from Groundwork, Leeds

I am writing to you about the free, council funded Green Doctor service in Leeds, run by the charity Groundwork Leeds. We aim to support a whole range of Leeds residents over the winter and are currently running a winter campaign to promote the scheme and raise funds. I would […]

Dementia Friends Initiative

The Parish Council recently received a presentation on the Dementia Friends Initiative and following on from that, would like to help Shadwell become a Dementia Aware village. It is hoped to hold a Dementia Aware session for residents in the near future and would ask you to contact the Clerk […]