Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category

Rescuing the Haxby Hedgehog

by Sarah on 4 December, 2016

Back in October, a resident posted to the Haxby Facebook page, asking advice about a juvenile hedgehog they had found curled up on a path during daylight. Another resident offered to take the hedgehog to the vet, while I got in touch with Emma, who runs a York based hedgehog rescue for advice. Emma couldn’t […]

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Fracking – Drop-in session

by Sarah on 28 November, 2016

From Executive Member for the Environment and Liberal Democrat Councillor for Westfield Ward, Andrew Waller: Most of the area of the City of York is covered by licences for Fracking granted by the Government. The Environment Agency is running a “Meet the Regulator” session on Tuesday 29th at the Merchant Taylors (Aldwark) between 2pm and […]

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Save Our Countryside

by admin on 16 August, 2013

York’s Liberal Democrat Council Group Leader says a new national campaign to protect the countryside supports the approach his party has taken to controversial housing plans. Last week the Lib Dems submitted their objection to Labour run City of York Council’s Draft Local Plan, which proposes building 16,000 houses on Green Belt land over the […]

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Haxby Survey Results

by Paul Firth on 3 August, 2010

Recently we have been carrying out a survey around Haxby to find out residents’ views on a number of issues, the survey forms also give you the opportunity to let us know about any issues or problems in the local area. Many people have raised concerns about speeding on local roads so we have been asking […]

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