Useful Links

Boston Spa is a Parish with Leeds City Council as the principal authority. As such Leeds has responsiblity for most of the services provided in the village including education, environmental health, highways, planning and recreation. To access the Leeds City Council website, click on their logo.

Other local Parish & Town Councils also have their own websites which can be accessed by clicking on the links below.

Bramham Parish Council

Clifford Parish Council

Thorner Parish Council

Thorp Arch Parish Council

Wetherby Town Council

Emergency Services  
Other Contacts
Hospitals
Leeds City Council
Local Newspapers
Leeds City Council is a Metropolitan District Council
Parliament

 

Useful Contacts

Emergency Services  Back to top

Police
Boston Road, Wetherby LS22
Front desk open during daytime only
0113 285 5374

Doctors
Drs Brady, Harrison & Crabtree
Spa Surgery 205 High Street
01937 842842

Fire Station
Walton Road, Wetherby
01937 582222

Ambulance
999

British Gas Emergencies
0800 111 999

Yorkshire Electricity Emergencies
0800 375 675

Yorkshire Water
0845 1242424

 
Other Contacts  Back to top

Police (non-emergency)
0845 6060606

Chemist - Cohens
(01937) 842985

Childline
0800 11 11

Citizens Advice Bureau
0870 120 2450

Crime Stoppers
0800 555 111

Metro (Buses and Trains in West Yorkshire)
0113 245 7676

NHS Direct
0845 46 47

Village Hall Bookings
07989 265507

Hospitals  Back to top

Harrogate District
01423 885959

St. James’s Leeds
0113 243 3144

Leeds General Infirmary
0113 243 2799

York & District Hospital
01904 631313

Leeds City Council Logo
Leeds City Council  Back to top

Abandoned vehicles
0113 222 4407

Anti social behaviour
0113 222 4407

Benefits advice
0113 222 4404
Charity Collections
0113 247 4095
Complaints
0113 222 4405
Council Tax
0113 222 4404
Dog Warden
0845 124 0113
Drains and gullies
0113 398 4760
Environmental Health
0113 222 4406
Fly Tipping
0113 222 4407
Graffitti
0113 222 4406
Grass Cutting
0113 222 4407
General inquiries
0113 234 8080
Highways
0113 222 4407
Housing
0113 398 4704
Library - Boston Spa
(01937) 845239
- Wetherby
(01937) 583144
Noise complaints
0113 222 4406
- out of hours
0113 240 7361
Parking Services
0113 395 0050
Pest Control
0113 222 4406
Planning Inquiries
0113 247 8000
Potholes
0113 398 4760
Recycling
0845 124 0113
Refuse collection
0113 222 4406

Street Cleansing
0113 222 4407

Street lighting faults
0800 032 5349

Local Newspapers  Back to top

The Wetherby News is a weekly paper serving Wetherby, Boston Spa and Tadcaster   e-mail    website

The Village Correspondent for Boston Spa is David Watts Tel: (01937)  845592  e-mail

The local regional daily paper is the Yorkshire Post which covers the whole of Yorkshire as well as national news and the local evening paper is the Yorkshire Evening Post which covers mainly the wider Leeds area.

These titles are published in Leeds. Tel: 0113 243 2701


Leeds City Council is a Metropolitan District Council  Back to top

It has an Information Centre
Telephone 0113 247 4024
website 

It also has a One Stop Centre in Wetherby at 24 Westgate. This can deal with, or provide information on, most aspects of the City Council services. The opening hours are:
Monday , Tuesday & Friday  8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.    
Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Boston Spa is within the Wetherby Ward of the City Council which is a 'unitary' local authority responsible for all services in the city.  The Wetherby ward elects three members to serve on the Council, the current members are:
Cllr. John Procter,  Cllr. Gerald Wilkinson and Cllr. Alan Lamb 

Further details are given on the MEMBERS page in the Council Section

For any further information on Councillors please contact Members’ Services (0113) 247 4045


PARLIAMENT  Back to top 

Boston Spa falls within the Elmet constituency and the current Member is Alec Shelbrooke.  Contact details are shown in the MEMBERS page in the Council section.