NEWS: Notes from High Royds Liaison Group meeting with Avant and Trinity

High Royds Liaison Group Meeting on Tuesday July 5, 2022, held at the Civic Hall Leeds Present:  Cllr Paul Alderson; Cllr Paul Wadsworth; Carol Cunningham LCC Planning; Dean Cutts Technical Director Avant; Nigel Hackett HRRA; Nick Lowry HRRA; Andrew Armitage HRRA; Joanne Palmer, Senior Property Manager, Trinity Estates (via Zoom) Apologies: Jon Birkin, Avant Road/pathway/lightingContinue reading “NEWS: Notes from High Royds Liaison Group meeting with Avant and Trinity”

NEWS: HRRA meeting fills key roles – but more are needed for best running of the association

A HRRA meeting was held on Monday June 13 at St Mary’s School. Present: Nick Lowry; Nigel Hackett; Susan Pape; Cynthia Wood; Cedric Sander, Jeanne Claire Stanley; Andrew Armitage; Wendy Cousans; Catherine Burton; Christine Gaughran The primary reason for the meeting was to gauge which residents would be willing to undertake more formal roles inContinue reading “NEWS: HRRA meeting fills key roles – but more are needed for best running of the association”

News: Work could soon start on roads and footpaths – and lighting – around High Royds

Following further lobbying by HRRA, Avant have advised us that they received confirmation from Yorkshire Water on Friday 13th May that they have accepted the drainage calculations, and as such, Avant are now finally in a position to start the works required for adoption. Avant’s contractor, JLES, will be sending out letters to residents shortlyContinue reading “News: Work could soon start on roads and footpaths – and lighting – around High Royds”

News: Temporary use of Ingle Lane to reach car park

Avant’s groundworkers are using the lower half of the car park for storage and parking their plant and machinery.Because of this Dean Cutts at Avant agreed with the cricket clubs that they could use the hardstanding area between the car park and the proposed site of the new social club. They access this area viaContinue reading “News: Temporary use of Ingle Lane to reach car park”

NEWS: Reminder of the Annual General Meeting and the Agenda

High Royds Residents Association AGM will take place on Thursday 28th April at St Mary’s School at 7.30pm. The meeting is in the school gym and can be accessed via the main school entrance. If you would like  to have an input regarding how High Royds is managed this is your opportunity to elect resident representativesContinue reading “NEWS: Reminder of the Annual General Meeting and the Agenda”

NEWS: Use it or lose it? It could be crunch time for High Royds Residents’ Association.

Do you want to have a say on the future management of High Royds?  HRRA will be holding its AGM at St Mary’s School on Thursday April 28 at 7.30pm.  We are now at a critical period as involvement in HRRA has tailed off in recent months and it appears that interest has waned.  HRRAContinue reading “NEWS: Use it or lose it? It could be crunch time for High Royds Residents’ Association.”

NEWS: Is the ‘defective contracts’ issue finally resolved?

One of the issues which has affected the management of High Royds has been the number of blocks not yet in management – Aysgarth Court, Appleton Court, Grassington Mews and Cotterdale. These are blocks that have not been under management and from which maintenance funds haven’t been collected. But action has now been taken. SeeContinue reading “NEWS: Is the ‘defective contracts’ issue finally resolved?”

UPDATE: Change of date for residents’ association AGM and call for nominations

High Royds Residents’ Association has had to change the date of its annual general meeting. The AGM will now be held on Thursday April 28. The event, at St Mary’s School, starts at 7.30pm. Residents from throughout the High Royds estate are welcome to attend – and are also encouraged to get involved with theContinue reading “UPDATE: Change of date for residents’ association AGM and call for nominations”

How should residents get in touch: contact details for Trinity Estates and Avant Homes

Update following the residents’ meeting with Trinity and Avant which was held on 27th January 2022 Trinity Estates and Avant Homes have now provided written responses to High Royds Residents Questions which are now available on Q&A page of this website. If you have any queries after readings the replies from Trinity and Avant please contact themContinue reading “How should residents get in touch: contact details for Trinity Estates and Avant Homes”