Tag: drugs

Drugs and stolen goods could close Hunslet pub

A pub in Hunslet is facing having its licence revoked following representations by West Yorkshire Police to Leeds City Council. A hearing of the Licensing Sub Committee will decide on Tuesday (13 June 2017) whether the current licensee of the George pub on Grove Road should be allowed to keep

All guns blazing? Community responds to Beeston Hill armed police raid

As reported in South Leeds Life at the time, West Yorkshire Police last month carried out a high-profile operation in Beeston Hill, with several dozen officers – including a number with firearms – raiding properties suspected of arms and drug offences. However, following the relatively limited results of the raids,

Community Committee hears about dangers of ‘legal highs’

Last Wednesday (10 June 2015) the Inner South Community Committee met and heard of the dangers of so-called ‘legal highs’. ‘Legal highs’ or New Psychoactive Substances (NPS) as they are properly called, exploit a loophole in the law and are designed to mimic illegal drugs such as Ecstasy, Cocaine and

Co-producing – a new way to shape drug and alcohol services

  An event is taking place next week which will take a different approach to shaping services for drug and alcohol abuse in LS11. Co-producing Leeds have organised the event at the Hamara Centre on Wednesday 11 December 2013. Residents, service users, professionals, students and volunteers are invited to the