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By pmadmin
In Climate Change
Feb 20th, 2020
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People who live inland of the coast will Relate flooding to the Rivers; this is because most inland flooding occurs from the Rivers and always feature in the news. But what do we know about what feeds the Rivers? We need to challenge more of what we know to make meaningful changes. Look beyond the [&...
By pmadmin
In Climate Change
Feb 16th, 2020
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Two significant STORMS back to back in seven days Kirklees planning committee still passing planning on Mirfield floodplains. Storm Ciara 9th February 2020 reached a new recorded River Calder level recorded at Ledgard bridge Mirfield at 4.30 pM 5.4m. Storm Dennis reaches a gauge level at Ledgard brid...
By pmadmin
In Climate Change
Feb 15th, 2020
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HS2 is more critical to the government and London than unacceptable flooding in Yorkshire. If the Conservative Government can spend over 100 Billion of taxpayers money on HS2 digging up all of Yorkshire and beyond why can’t they spend 5 Billion and sort out the problem where it counts.The only ...
By pmadmin
In Climate Change
May 31st, 2019
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Steve Benson; As a Green Party Councillor, for Mirfield, I will continue to carry out the hard work I have done for Mirfield over the last four years. I feel that I can do more for Mirfield as a Green for our environment, Climate change, and the flooding problems we have with the River Calder, [&hell...
By pmadmin
In Climate Change
Feb 10th, 2019
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Speech by Sir James Bevan, Chief Executive of the Environment Agency Royal Society of Arts, 24 September 2018 Am I exaggerating? No. I might even be underplaying the risk. A report from an international team of climate researchers which hit the headlines this summer warned of a “hothouse Earth” – the...
By pmadmin
In Climate Change
Feb 9th, 2019
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Planning for 2050 and beyond Renewable energy sustainable urban drainage system (Re-suds) Gray water (surface water from your roof) is a commodity and a vital game changer to combating climate change. Commodity comes from how much Gray water you can use daily using Gray water for WC toilet and wateri...
By pmadmin
In Climate Change
Jan 20th, 2019
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The truth about Kirkeels after the flooding of boxing day 2015 Kirklees Mirfield and Ravensthorpe Fluvial Viability Study It has been 3 years past the great floods of Mirfield and it is time for all you who have not read the Jacobs Kirklees Flood Risk Management Studies 2015/16. You will find this ve...
By Steve Benson
In Climate Change
Jan 20th, 2019
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The phrase “100-year storm” refers to the estimated probability of a storm event happening in any given year. A 100-year event has a 1 percent chance (or 1-in-a-100 chance) of occurring in any given year. The term “100-year flood” allows us to place a particular weather event in context with other si...
By pmadmin
In Bellway Homes
Sep 25th, 2018
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Highways Safety Restricted and dangerous access to Crossley field School if the application for 61 new dwellings is passed how many more cars will pass the facade of Crosley Field School Mirfield Please sign and share our – your Objection. Balderstone hall field Mirfield Urgent please sign one ...
By pmadmin
In Bellway Homes
Sep 23rd, 2018
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Bellway Homes has started work before they have planning permission please Share.  On Friday Morning 21-Sep-2018, I email the Planning officer requesting a site visit to stop this illegal act what Bellway Homs are carrying out. As you can see from the video the applicant as stated to excavate the roa...
By pmadmin
In Bellway Homes
Sep 7th, 2018
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Email sent to the planning officer today I am absolutely disgusted as to the way this topsoil strip is being managed with no care to the local residents and the small children at Crossley filed school. The contaminated dust, on this occasion, is spreading on to Hepworth drive. If the wind changes dir...
By pmadmin
In Bellway Homes
Aug 24th, 2018
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Please Help Project Mirfield stop this ridiculous Non-Sustainable Application sign and share our, your objection online @ Full objection > Please follow this link to sign this objection   Balderstone hall field Mirfield Urgent please sign one form for eleven objections and help local resident...
By pmadmin
In Bellway Homes
Aug 21st, 2018
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Balderstone hall field Mirfield Urgent please sign one form for eleven objections and help local residents fight to stop their homes from being flooded by poor surface water design with the uses of cheap soak-aways.Suds, and protect our inner green urban space.   Signing this objection, you are ...
By pmadmin
In Bellway Homes
Aug 1st, 2018
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Good evening Mirfield I hope you are all well; Our valuable green space needs your support. Wednesday 8th Aug 2018 645pm at Hepworth Lane Mirfield map for direction attached. I would like to update you guys in person and let you know what is going on with Balderstone Hall Field, Dunbottle Lane. How t...
By pmadmin
In Climate Change
Jul 22nd, 2018
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Let me start with the benefits of horse riding and owners ship include immense enjoyment, physical and mental fitness and a chance to enjoy the countryside. Horses can help people with their everyday life skills and reduce stress levels, create a calm environment and relieve anxiety. It is easy to se...
By pmadmin
In Climate Change
Jul 8th, 2018
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After reading Kirklees Council led by Labour Public space protection order on fires; BBQs and Bonfires, Bonfires which I may ad November is a very wet time of the year. The Labour-run Kirklees Council should be held responsible for creating large areas of POS areas, parks and turning them into an ove...
By pmadmin
In Bellway Homes
Mar 27th, 2018
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I have explained in detail to Kirklees planning that local residents who are against this application can-not book their holidays and plan for this year because they are worried they will miss the opportunity to speak on this none sustainable application. HOW MANY MORE CHANCES DO BELLWAY NEED TO GET ...
By pmadmin
In Climate Change
Mar 18th, 2018
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  Temperatures dipped to a low of -3.2C in  Yorkshire, during the afternoon. But strong winds made temperatures feel as cold as -7C or -8C for some. It must have been very cold down by the River Calder. 6 of the best icicles Photos Mirfield. Regards S Benson...
By pmadmin
In Bellway Homes
Mar 4th, 2018
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Project Mirfield petition for adequate access designed into the Balderstone Hall Field application for access to heavy plant and equipment for maintenance and repair or renewal to retaining walls to the rear of Hepworth Close Mirfield. The current design will land-lock the walls and prevent vital acc...
By pmadmin
In Climate Change
Mar 1st, 2018
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maintenance works to Rivers in our local areas Brighouse, Ashbrow, Dalton, Dewsbury East, Dewsbury South, Dewsbury West, Liversedge & Gomersal, Mirfield, Ossett, Horbury and South Ossett; the parish council of Kirkburton, Mirfield Town Council, the Calder & Colne Rivers Trust. The environment...