Wakefield Council Leader responds to Autumn Statement
Cllr Peter Box, West Yorkshire Combined Authority Chair and Wakefield Council Leader, comments on the omission of any news about devolution for West Yorkshire in the Chancellor's Autumn Statement
Get your turkey ready for ‘National Defrost Your Turkey Day’
To help people stay safe during this festive season the Council will be supporting the Food Standards Agency (FSA) on National Defrost Your Turkey Day on Monday 22 December 2014. This day will prompt Christmas cooks to start thinking of the defrosting process in plenty of time and avoid getting caught out. A typical large turkey can take two days to defrost.
Council encourages support for domestic abuse survey
We are encouraging residents to complete a new domestic abuse survey to help understand attitudes towards this taboo subject.