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Delegations

Here is a list of delegation notices where decisions have been delegated to an officer either:

  • under a specific express authorisation; or
  • under a general authorisation where the effect of the decision is to grant a permission or licence;  affect the rights of an individual;  or incur expenditure which materially affects the Authority's financial position (£50,000 or above).
Subject of DecisionRelevant paragraph
from Delegation Scheme
Originating officerDate
Charging for Public Path Orders and ClosuresC.6.1 (r)Alan Hulme
Head of Ranger Services
22 Dec 2014
Bradford & District Motorcycle Club - Annual Motorcycle Trail - Yarnbury-Hebden Gill - Sunday 15 February 2015C.6.1 (k)Phil Richards
Area Ranger Wharfedale/Littondale
21 Jan 2015
Car parking fees for 2015/16C.6.1 (a)Kathryn Beardmore
Director of Park Services
21 Jan 2015
Dales Countryside Museum- admission chargesC.6.1 (s)Fiona Rosher
Museum Manager
26 Jan 2015
Dales Countryside Museum - commission on sales of workC.6.1 (s)Fiona Rosher
Museum Manager
26 Jan 2015
Dales Countryside Museum - charges for room hireC.6.1 (s)Fiona Rosher
Museum Manager
26 Jan 2015
Ilkley & District Motorcycle Club - Annual Motorcycle Trail - Beamsley Moor - Saturday 28 March 2015C.6.1 (k)Phil Richards
Area Ranger Wharfedale/Littondale
5 Feb 2015
Dales Countryside Museum - admission chargesC.6.1 (s)Fiona Rosher
Museum Manager
25 March 2015
Pricing of retail productsC.6.1 (q)Kevin Smith
Retail and Visitor Centres Manager
14 April 2015
Extending installing donation boxes towards the running cost of toilets09/15 cKathryn Beardmore
Director of Park Services
27 May 2015
Road Traffic Act 1988 Section 33 - Bradford & District Motor Club Ltd - Alan Jefferies Trial - 5th July 2015C.6.1 (k)Kathryn Beardmore

Director of Park Services

11 June 2015
Authorisation for use of various public rights of way by the Richmond Motor Club 2015 Three Day TrialC.6.1 (k)Kathryn Beardmore
Director of Park Services
11 June 2015
Application for temporary closure of footpath No 25 in the parish of HebdenC 5.1 (h)Phil Richards
Area Ranger
Wharfedale/Littondale
6 August 2015
Use of Colvend car park by Grassington 1940's Committee for the period 18.00 on 18 September to 23.59 on 20 September 2015C 6.1 (m)Phil Richards
Area Ranger
Wharfedale/Littondale
7 September 2015
Authorisation for use of various public rights of way by the Richmond Motor Club on 17 October 2015C 6.1 (k)

Michael Briggs, Area Ranger, Swaledale

30 Sept 2015
To continue the current direction to restrict dogs except on leads from 1 August to 10 December on Askrigg Common for a further period of six years.c 6.1 (a)Nigel Metcalfe, Area Ranger, Lower Wensleydale

14 Sept 2015

To continue the current direction to restrict dogs except on leads from 1 August to 10 December on Grassington Moor for a further period of six years.c 6.1 (a)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale14 Sept 2015
To proceed to second stage consultation for the continuation of the current direction to exclude the public from the land at Quarry Wood for a further period of six years.c 6.1 (a)Steve Hastie, Area Ranger, Three Peaks14 Sept 2015
To proceed to second stage consultation for the continuation of current direction to exclude dogs from Holgates Pasture, Kilnsey between 1 June and 28 February, on an annual basis, for a further period of six years.c 6.1 (a)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale14 Sept 2015
To proceed to second stage consultation for the continuation of the direction for the complete exclusion of CROW Act rights from Wood End, Hubberholme for a further period of six years.c 6.1 (a)Nigel Metcalfe, Area Ranger, Lower Wensleydale14 Sept 2015
To continue the current direction for the complete exclusion of CROW Act rights from Wood End, Hubberholme, for a further period of six years.c 6.1 (a)Nigel Metcalfe, Area Ranger, Lower Wensleydale30 Nov 2015
To continue the current direction to exclude the public from the land at Quarry Wood for a further period of six years.c 6.1 (a)Steve Hastie, Area Ranger, Three Peaks30 Nov 2015
To continue the current direction to restrict dogs except on leads from 1 August to 10 December on Grassington Moor, Grassington, for a further period of six years.c 6.1 (a)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale30 Nov 2015
To continue the current direction to exclude dogs from Holgates Pasture, Kilnsey, between 1 June and 28 February only when suckler cows and claves are present, for a further period of six years.c 6.1 (a)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale30 Nov 2015
Application for temporary closure of footpath no. 568037 in the parish of Sedbergh for 21 days and in the likelihood that the danger will continue to exist to make a Temporary Prohibition of Through Traffic Order, which could be in force for up to six months.c 6.1 (h)Paul Wilkinson, Area Ranger, Cumbria and Thornton in Lonsdale24 Dec 2015
Application for temporary closure of bridleway no. 568024 in the parish of Sedbergh for 21 days and in the likelihood that the danger will continue to exist to make a Temporary Prohibition of Through Traffic Order, which could be in force for up to six months.c 6.1 (h)

Paul Wilkinson, Area Ranger, Cumbria and Thornton in Lonsdale 

24 Dec 2015
Application for temporary closure of footpath no. 568006 in the parish of Sedbergh for 21 days and in the likelihood that the danger will continue to exist to make a Temporary Prohibition of Through Traffic Order, which could be in force for up to six months.c 6.1 (h)Paul Wilkinson, Area Ranger, Cumbria and Thornton in Lonsdale24 Dec 2015
Application for temporary closure to footpath no. 568037 in the parish of Sedbergh for 21 days and in the likelihood that the danger will continue to exist to make a Temporary Prohibition of Through Traffic Order, which could be in force for up to six months.c 6.1 (h)Paul Wilkinson, Area Ranger, Cumbria and Thornton in Lonsdale 24 Dec 2015
Ilkley & District Motorcycle Club - Annual Motorcycle Trail - Beamsley Moor - Saturday 19 March 2016.c 6.1 (k)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale/Littondale2 Feb 2016
Authority for the granting of a licence for the use of Clapham car park on Saturday 23 July 2016 between 0800 and 1800 for the purpose of Clapham Street Market.c 6.1 (m)Steve Hastie, Area Ranger, Three Peaks10 March 2016
Authorisation for use of various public rights of way by the Richmond Motor Club between the dates 22 to 24 July 2016.c 6.1 (k)Michael Briggs, Area Ranger, Swaledale and Arkengarthdale29 June 2016
Authorisation of use of various Public Rights of Way by the Richmond Motor Club on 22 October 2016c 6.1 (k)Michael Briggs, Area Ranger, Swaledale and Arkengarthdale20 July 2016
Use of Colvend Car Park by Grassington 1940s Committee for the period 18.00 on the 16 September to 23.59 on the 18 September 2016c 6.1 (m)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale/Littondale25 August 2016
Use of Colvend Car Park by Grassington Dickensian Festival for 4 weekend days: 3, 4, 10 and 11 December 2016c 6.1 (m)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale/Litttondale14 November 2016
Dales Countryside Museum Admission Chargesc 6.1 (s)Fiona Rosher - Museum Manager5 January 2017
Authority to erect one pedestrian kissing gate located in a new post and rail fence line, on footpath no. 303/46A in the parish of Sedbergh under S147 Highways Act 1980 at grid reference SD 61379155c 6.1 (j)Paul Wilkinson, Area Ranger, Cumbria18 January 2017
Bradford & District Motorcycle Club - Annual Motor Cycle Trail - Yarnbury - Hebden Gill - Sunday 12 February 2017c 6.1 (k)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale/Littondale27 January 2017
Ilkley & District Motorcycle Club - Annual Motorcycle Trail - Beamsley Moor - Saturday 18 March 2017c 6.1 (k)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale/Littondale3 February 2017
Authority for the granting of a licence for the use of Clapham car park on Saturday 22 July 2017 between 0800 and 1800 for the purpose of Clapham Street Marketc 6.1 (m)Cat Kilner, Area Ranger, Malham27 March 2017
Authority for the granting of a licence for the use of Malham car park on Sunday 7 May 2017 between 0800 and 1800 for the purpose of cycling event check pointc 6.1 (m)Cat Kilner, Area Ranger, Malham27 March 2017
Licence for Rotary Club of Clitheroe to use Stainforth & Aysgarth car parks for a cycling event check pointc 6.1 (m)Nigel Metcalfe, Area Ranger, Lower Wensleydale27 March 2017
Granting of a licence for North Yorkshire Scouts to temporarily park vehicles in Hawes overflow car park area to draw waterc 6.1 (m)Matt Neale, Area Manager North29 March 2017
Authorisation under Section 147 of the Highways Act - pedestrian gates on footpaths in the parish of Carlton Town, Coverdalec 6.1 (j)Nigel Metcalfe, Area Ranger, Lower Wensleydale5 May 2017
Granting of licence for the Alzheimers Society for use of an area of Hawes car park to site a mobile roadshow unit for one dayc 6.1 (m)Michael Briggs, Area Ranger, Swaledale12 May 2017
Licence for Bibby's of Ingleton to use Malham Car Park to park two school buses overnight and at weekendsc 6.1 (m)Kate Hilditch, Area Manager (Southern Dales)16 May 2017
Licence for Malham Methodist Chapel to use Malham car park to park a single carc 6.1 (m) Rob Ashford, Area Ranger, Malhamdale, Ribblesdale & Lancashire6 June 2017
Authority for the granting of a licence for the use of Clapham car park on Sunday 9 June 2017 between 0700 and 1500 for the purpose of a checkpoint for Settle Saunter.c 6.1 (m)Rob Ashford, Area Ranger, Malhamdale, Ribblesdale & Lancashire9 June 2017
Authorisation for the use of various Public Rights of Way by the Richmond Motor Club between the dates 21 to 23 July 2017.c 6.1 (k)Michael Briggs, Area Ranger, Swaledale & Arkengarthdale21 June 2017
Licence for Malham Methodist Chapel to use Malham's car park for their visiting ministers.c 6.1 (m)Rob Ashford, Area Ranger, Malhamdale, Ribblesdale & Lancashire6 June 2017

To grant use of PROW for a motor cycle trial under the Road Traffic Act 1988 Section  33 - Bradford and District Motor Club Ltd - Alan Jeffries Trial - 30 July 2017

c 6.1 (k)Phil Richards - Area Ranger Lower Wharfedale/Littondale4 July 2017
Reassessment of outline directions to restrict access for the purpose of fire prevention c 6.1Mark Allum, Head of Access & Recreation14  July 2017
Suspension of car parking charges at Dales Countryside Museum car park for Cheese Festival weekend (30 September-1 October)c 6.1 (a)Kathryn Beardmore, Director of Park Services25 July 2017
Use of Colvend Car Park by Grassington 1940s committee for the period 18.00hrs on the 15 September to 23.59 on the 17 September 2017c 6.1 (m)Phil Richards, Area Ranger Wharfedale/Littondale

25 August 2017

No objection has been raised to various tree works at Maple Close, in Sedbergh Conservation Area. The work proposed involves light crown thinning, crown reduction, and the removal of either dying or suppressed / poorly formed trees.Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer25 September 2017
No objection has been raised to the crown raise and crown reduction of 1 Sycamore and 1 Rowan, or the replacement of a section of hedging, located at Clapham Car Park, Clapham, in Clapham Conservation AreaTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer28 September 2017
No objection has been raised to reducing the west side branches by 2-3 metres of four Sycamores, the removal of one Horse Chestnut, the crown clean of one Sycamore or a 25% crown thin of one Ash, located at Grosvenor Barn, Long Preston Conservation AreaTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer25 September 2017
No objection has been raised to either reducing one Willow back to its main stem (for safety) or to felling the same said Willow, at Asby Endowed Primary School, Great Asby Conservation Area.Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer26 September 2017
Authorisation for the use of various public rights of way by the Richmond Motor Club on 21 October 2017c 6.1 (k)Michael Briggs, Area Ranger Swaledale & Arkengarthdale6 October 2017
No objection has been raised to the removal of 1 Cherry, 1 Silver Birch, 1 Elder, the crown reduction (1-2m) and removal of 1 lower limb from 1 Crimson Maple, and the crown raising (2-3m) and crown thinning (20%) of 2 Silver Birch trees, located at Lyvenet House, Maulds Meaburn Conservation AreaTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer6 October 2017
No objection has been raised to the crown raising of 1 Sycamore by 1m and removing the 5 lower limbs, at Taitlands, Stainforth, covered by Tree Preservation Order No 2 (Stainforth) 1991TPO No 2 (Stainforth) 1991Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer

6 October 2017

No objection has been raised to the removal of one Cherry, or the 25% crown reduction of a second Cherry, located at Fell Foot, Kettlewell Conservation Area

Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer28 September 2017
No objection has been raised to the management of the overgrown trees in Gunnerside village, on both sides of the beck between Ghyll View and the village bridge, in Swaledale and Arkengarthdale Conservation AreaTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer27 September 2017
No objection has been raised to the removal of 1 Larch, located at Bushes House, High Lane, Low Row, in Swaledale and Arkengarthdale Conservation Area Trees in a Conservation Area Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer27 September 2017
No objection has been raised to prune back overgrown trees overhanging Ireby Beck, through the centre of Ireby village, in Ireby Conservation AreaTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer5 October 2017
No objection has been raised to the removal of 5 Sycamores, 2 Ash, and the crown raising of 1 Ash, 1 Oak and 1 Sycamore by 3-4m, and crown reducing 1 veteran Sycamore by 2m, located at The Sycamores, Orton. TPO No. 6 (Orton) 1959 and Orton Conservation Area

Trees in a Conservation Area

TPO No 6 (Orton) 1959

Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer11 October 2017
No objection has been raised to the removal of 10 Leylandii and 40 Spruce located to the north of 7 and 8, Railway Cottages, Selside, in the Settle and Carlisle Railway Conservation AreaTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer11 October 2017
Consent has been given to remove 7 Sycamore and 1 Ash, remove 1 lower limb from 2 Sycamore trees over hanging the footpath and crown raise 1 Beech by 1m, located behind Threshfield Court Nursing Home, and protected by Tree Preservation Order No. 1 (Threshfield) 1970TPO No 1 (Threshfield) 1970Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer11 October 2017
No objection has been raised to the crown cleaning of all mature trees on site, crown reducing any tree interfering with access or overhanging the caravans on site (up to 25% crown reduction), crown lifting all trees over the lane up to 4m, crown lifting small sections of the riverside trees, the removal of 1 Larch, 6 Leylandii, 1 Sycamore, 4 Poplar, 1 Birch, 1 Ash and reducing 1 Ash to c10m, at Orchard Caravan Park, Reeth Conservation Area and Tree Preservation Order No.2 (Reeth) 1983

Trees in a Conservation Area

TPO No.2 (Reeth) 1983

Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer10 October 2017

No objection has been raised to crown reduce and lightly crown thin 1 Sycamore located adjacent to Penfold Garth, Threshfield, covered by Tree Preservation Order No1 Threshfield 1970

TPO No 1 (Threshfield) 1970Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer29 September 2017
No objection has been raised to the crown reduction (up to 25%) of two Cherry trees located at St. John the Baptist Chapel, Appletreewick Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer13 October 2017
No objection has been raised to the removal of one conifer species located at Mock Beggar Hall, Appletreewick Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer13 October 2017
No objection has been raised to the removal of 2 Sycamore trees, crown cleaning and crown raising 1 Sycamore to 5m, and crown cleaning 1 further Sycamore located on land adjacent to St Oswald’s Church, Arncliffe Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer13 October 2017
No objection has been raised to the removal of 6 downy birch, the removal of 1 Rowan, and the crown reduction (up to 25%) of 4 further downy birch, located in the back garden between No. 8 and No.9 Frankland Park, Orton Conservation AreaTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer20 October 2017
Consent has been given to crown reduce (up to 20%) and crown raise by 1-2m 1 Sycamore located at Hagdens, Threshfield, covered by the Tree Preservation Order No1 Threshfield 1970TPO No 1 (Threshfield) 1970Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer20 October 2017
No objection has been raised to the felling of one Elm tree situated in the back garden of Windy Ridge, West Burton Conservation AreaTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer

20 October 2017

No objection has been raised to the crown reduction of 1 cherry by 25%, the removal of 4 ash, 1 elder, 1 holly, 1 eucalyptus and 1 beech, the crown lift of 1 holly by 1-2m, the removal of all epicormic growth from 2 lime trees, and the removal of 2 low hanging secondary branches from 1 sycamore, located in the grounds of Post Horse Cottage and The Old Vicarage, in Sedbergh Conservation Area

Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer

20 October 2017

Licence for filming exterior and interior of Victoria Cavec 6.1 (n)Rob Ashford, Area Ranger, Malhamdale, Ribblesdale & Lancashire23 Oct 2017
Emergency closure of a section of footpath 3, in the parish of Giggleswickc 6.1 (h)Rob Ashford, Area Ranger, Malhamdale, Ribllesdale & Lancashire

25 Oct 2017

No objection has been raised to the removal of one Cherry tree branch hanging over the BT telephone cable at Fairlawn, Buckden, in Buckden Conservation Area Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 6 Nov 2017
Consent has been given to reduce trees by up to 2 metres which are located along the driveway opposite Curlew Cottage, covered by the Tree Preservation Order No.6 (Orton) 1959TPO No 6 (Orton) 1959Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer6 Nov 2017
No objection has been raised to the crown reduction and reshape (up to 25%), crown clean, removal of 2 lower branches, and trimming a previously pruned branch back to the branch collar, of one Sessile Oak, located at Anvil Cottage, Starbotton, in Starbotton Conservation AreaTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer6 Nov 2017
No objection has been raised to 1) the reduction of a lateral limb of 1 Scots Pine, which is overhanging the road back to a suitable union, circa 3-4m, to reduce weight and better balance the tree; or 2) the removal of the lowest lateral limb (situated at circa 8m) from a second Scots Pine which is overhanging the parking area, and to remove any rubbing branches or deadwood, both located at Hartrigg House, Buckden, in Buckden Conservation Area Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer20 Nov 2017
Consent has been given to crown clean (remove deadwood) and crown reduce one sycamore tree by 1-1.5m (or prune to a suitable tertiary branch union) over the overhead lines, located on The Green, Airton, and covered by the Tree Preservation Order No 4 (Airton) 1988 TPO No 4 (Airton) 1988Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 20 Nov 2017
No objection has been raised to felling of one Spruce located in the back garden of 3, Main Street, Langcliffe, in Langcliffe Conservation Area Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 20 Nov 2017
No objection has been raised to removing 1 Ash tree located in the rear garden of 14, Chapel Walk, Long Preston, in Long Preston Conservation AreaTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer20 Nov 2017
No objection has been raised to: Felling two Rowans, felling one Leylandi, felling one Horse Chestnut, crown reducing (by 3-4m) one Maple, removing the two lower limbs from one Beech or crown cleaning one Poplar, located within the grounds of Sedbergh School, Sedbergh Conservation area Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 20 Nov 2017
Consent has been given to the removal of 1 Sycamore, and a crown reduction (up to 3m) of one further Sycamore, covered by Tree Preservation Order No. 3 (Clapham) 1995, located at Hall GarthTPO No. 3 (Clapham) 1995Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer20 Nov 2017

Consent has been given for the removal of 1 Elm located above the Ingleborough Cave footpath, the removal of 1 Wild Cherry located opposite Yew Tree Cottages, the crown cleaning of 1 Oak located off the Ingleborough Cave footpath, the crown cleaning of 1 Sycamore located close to the bottom bridge by the New Inn, the crown reduction (up to 3m) of 1 Silver Birch located near the top bridge by St James Church, the removal of 1 Spruce located opposite Yew Tree Cottages, the crown lifting (up to 3m) of 1 Cedar, the reduction all the Laurel on the banks of Clapham Beck to varying sizes of between 0.5 and 3m up from ground level, and the crown reduction (up to 25%) and crown raise (up to 2m) of 1 Poplar located close to the bottom bridge, within Clapham Conservation Area

Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer20 Nov 2017
Use of Colvend car park by Grassington Dickensian Festival for four weekend days - 2&3, and 9&10 December 2017c 6.1 (m)Phil Richards, Area Ranger Wharfedale and Littondale8 Nov 2017
Agreement for access and occupation of land for the purpose of improving public bridleway 62 Grinton (part of the Swale Trail)c 6.1 (b)Alan Hulme, Head of Park Management20 Nov 2017
Application for the temporary prohibition of horse traffic order in accordance with section 14(2) (b) & section 14(1) (as amended) road traffic regulation act 1984 for bridleway (part) number 516030 in the parish of Dent.c 6.1 (h)Steve Hastie, Area Manager (Western Dales)3 Nov 2017
Consent has been given for the removal of 1 beech, 1 sycamore, and to crown clean 1 ash, 3 oaks, 1 lime, and all the trees overhanging Frankland Park cottages, under Orton Conservation Area and TPO No  6 (Orton) 1959Trees in a conservation Area and TPONicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer22 Nov 2017
No objection has been raised to the removal of 1 Birch and the crown cleaning of 1 Sycamore, located at Orton Hall, Orton Conservation AreaTrees in a conservation Area Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 12 Oct 2017
No objection has been raised to the removal of 1 Larch, 1 Lawson’s Cypress, 2 Cherry trees and 1 Leylandii; the crown thinning of 1 Sycamore, the crown cleaning of 1 Beech, the crown lift and crown reduction of 1 beech, and the removal of  1 lower limb from 1 Sycamore, covered by TPO No 6 (Orton) 1959 and Orton Conservation Area.Trees in a conservation Area and TPO Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 9 October 2017
 No objection has been raised to the removal of one Ash, one Sycamore, the crown reduction (up to 20%) of one Cherry and the crown reduction (up to 20%) of all Yew trees located in the small copse within grounds of Bolton Hall, in Bolton Abbey Conservation Area. Trees in a conservation Area Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 1 December 2017
No objection has been raised to the removal of 1 (double stemmed) Ash and the crown reduction (up to 20%) of 1 further Ash, located at the Old Hall in Gayle Conservation Area. Trees in a conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 11 Jan 2018
No objection has been raised to the crown reduction of 1 Holly by 1-2m, situated in the garden Inglenook Cottage, West Burton Conservation Area.Trees in a conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 11 Jan 2018 
 No objection has been raised to the crown reduction, by up to 1m, of 2 Cherry trees and 1 Holly tree located at the front of Kettlewell Village Hall, Kettlewell Conservation Area.Trees in a conservation Area Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer

21 Nov 2017

No objection has been raised to the following tree works at West Burton Waterfalls, West Burton Conservation Area: the removal of 1 elm, the removal of 3 stems from 1 elm, crown lifting all trees to the east of walden beck, crown cleaning 1 sycamore next to the car park and bridge, and removing 3 lower limbs from 1 sycamore on the west side of the waterfall.

 Trees in a conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer21 Nov 2017
No objection has been raised to trimming the tertiary branches of 1 Sycamore to remove interference with overhead lines, located in the grounds of Amerdale Hall, Arncliffe Conservation Area.Trees in a conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer18 Dec 2017
 No objection has been raised to the removal of one Larch tree located in the garden of 1, Tannery Lane, Embsay Conservation Area.Trees in a conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 1 Dec 2017
No objection has been raised to the removal of one conifer located in the rear garden of The Barn, Ravenstonedale Conservation Area.Trees in a conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 18 Dec 2017
No objection  has been raised to a 50% crown reduction of 8 fruit located at Ion House, Great Asby Conservation Area.Trees in a conservation Area Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer  20 Dec 2017
Consent has been given to crown reduce 3 sycamores, fell 2 sycamores, and crown clean 1 sycamore at St Mary's Church, Embsay, covered by TPO No 2 (Embsay) 1972 and Embsay Conservation Area.Trees in a conservation Area Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 15 January 2018
Consent has been given to fell one Sycamore and crown reduce a second Sycamore (by 2.5 to 3m) on the village green in East Witton, TPO no 4 (East Witton) 1966Trees covered by a TPONicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer  19 December 2017
 Consent has been given  to crown reduce (by up to 1m) and rebalance all trees and shrubs located along the east boundary wall in the garden of Beckside, which are overhanging the beck. This work includes crown reducing (by 1m) and crown lifting u(p to a height of 4m from the ground), two Willow species, within Orton Conservation Area Trees in a conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer24 January 2018
Consent has been given to remove one Sycamore and one Cherry located in Jubilee Field, Kirkby Lonsdale, and three Ash trees located at Riverside Walk, covered by No. 3 (Kirkby Lonsdale) 1982. Consent has also been given to remove one Sycamore located at Riverside Walk within the Kirkby Lonsdale Conservation Area.Trees in a Conservation Area and covered by a TPONicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer24 January 2018
Consent has been given to carrying out a 3m crown reduction of two Maples (pruning the tree back to a suitable branch union and rebalancing) and to the removal of one Whitebeam, located at 1, Hall Close, AustwickTPO N0 1 (Austwick) 1980Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer23 January 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Sycamore located at The Lodge, and one Ash located at Lofthouse, Sedbergh SchoolSedbergh Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer24 January 2018
 No objection has been raised to the removal of one Spruce and one Crab Apple, located at School House, High FremingtonSwaledale and Arkengarthdale Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer24 January 2018
Temporary closure of a section of Bridleway 10 in the parish of Airton.c 6.1 (h)Rob Ashford, Area Ranger, Malhamdale, Ribblesdale and Lancashire29 January 2018
Licence for Moors & Dales Races to use the entrance of Freeholders Wood, Aysgarth Falls for a running checkpoint.c 6.1 (m)Nigel Metcalfe, Area Ranger, Lower Wensleydale31 January 2018
no objection has been raised to felling of 1 Silver Birch, felling 3 Cypress sp., felling 1 Apple, felling 1 Cherry, crown lifting by 4m 1 non native conifer species, crown thin by 20% 1 Sycamore, crown lift all driveway trees where necessary to allow for high vehicle access (only removing the lowest branches where necessary), at Mill Gill Cottage, and the removal of self sown trees (growing out of the rocks) directly to the east of Mill Gill Force, Askrigg Conservation AreaTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer6 February 2018
No objection has been raised to carrying out a 20% crown thin and 1m crown raise of one Sycamore, a 20% crown thin of a second Sycamore, removal of one Spruce, removal of three Ash and removal of two Beech located at Garth End Cottage, HawkswickTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer7 February 2018
Ilkley & District Motorcycle Club - Annual Motorcycle Trail - Beamsley Moor - Saturday 24 March 2018c 6.1 (k)Phil Richards, Area Manager Wharfedale/Littondale12 February 2018
Authority for the granting of a licence for the use of Clapham car park on Saturday 28 July 2018 between 0800 and 1800 for the purpose of Clapham Street Marketc 6.1 (m)Rob Ashford, Area Ranger, Malhamdale, Ribblesdale and Lancashire20 February 2018
No objection has been raised the crown reduction (up to 20%, with no reduction in height) and reshape of one Yew covered by TPO No. 3 (Muker) 1984, located at The Chapel, ThwaiteTPO No 3 (Muker) 1984Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer7 February 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Ash and one Leylandii, located at Westview, Ravenstonedale Conservation AreaTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer8 March 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Sycamore tree located at High Birks Barn, SedberghTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer8 March 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of three multi-stemmed Sycamore trees or any tree works required to re-lay/ reinstate the adjacent hedge, located at the rear of Homebarn (around the old Nissan Hut), ClaphamTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer8 March 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of two Norway Spruce located at Pendragon, DentTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer8 March 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of two Cypress species, nor the removal of Ash saplings, located by the Kettlewell war memorial, KettlewellTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer15 March 2018
Consent has been given to remove small diameter side branches from 1 Sycamore tree situated at 5 Stackhouse Lane, Giggleswick, TPO No 1 (Giggleswick) 1987TPO No 1 (Giggleswick) 1987Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer15 March 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Rowan and 1 Holly, nor the crown reduction (up to 20%) of one further Rowan, located to the rear of The Post Office, 24/26 Main Street, SedberghTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer15 March 2018
No objection has been raised to the crown thin (up to 20%) and crown lift (4m) of one Sycamore tree located in the garden to the south, nor the crown thin and reduction (up to 20%, to reshape and remove all dead, decaying and dangerous branches) and 6m crown lift of one further Sycamore located in the north garden, adjacent to the road, at High Hall, AppletreewickTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer15 March 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of three conifer species and one Holly, nor the coppicing of one Laurel, located in Sedbergh Cemetery, SedberghTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer26 March 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Sycamore and one Beech, and the crown lift (up to 5m) of one Beech, located at Town Head Barn, RavenstonedaleTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer29 March 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of two Sycamore trees located on land adjacent to 18, Tannery Lane, EmbsayTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer29 March 2018
Granting of a licence for Ilkley Cycling Club (White Rose Classic cycle sportive) to use an area of Grassington car park for a feed and drinks station.c 6.1 (m)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Lower Wharfedale6 March 2018
Temporary closure of a section of footpath no. 568049 in the parish of Sedbergh.c 6.1 (h)Paul Wilkinson, Area Ranger, Western Dales4 April 2018
Licence for Coopers Laithe, Malham, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 4DA, to have a area of Malham National Park Centre's car park, as agreed with an officer, for the purpose of delivery of limestone aggregate.c 6.1 (m)Rob Ashford, Area Ranger, Malhamdale, Ribblesdale and Lancashire6 April 2018
No objection has been raised to crown raising mature trees situated either side of the beck on the central Village Green (to 2.4m); to crown lift to 2.4m and lightly thin by up to 20% a group of semi mature broadleaved trees (mainly Ash with some Sycamore) adjacent to the Beck and a Public Right of Way towards Threshfield; and to remove a semi mature Ash and a semi mature Sycamore tree located on a small area of Village Green opposite Dove CottageTrees in a Conservation AreaPhill Hibbs, Trees and Woodlands Officer10 April 2018
Licence for Yorkshire Water to use Malham and Stainforth car parks for a cycling event checkpoint.c 6.1 (m)Rob Ashford, Area Ranger, Malhamdale, Ribblesdale and Lancashire15 April 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Norway Spruce located at Stonethwaite House, RavenstonedaleTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer23 April 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of 4 Ash, 1 Holly, or 1 Whitebeam located at The Old Vicarage, OrtonTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer23 April 2018
Authority for the granting of a licence for the use of Clapham car park on Sunday 10 June 2018 between 0700 and 1500 for the purpose of a checkpoint as in previous years. c 6.1 (m)Rob Ashford, Area Ranger, Malhamdale, Ribblesdale and Lancashire26 April 2018
No objection has been raised to reducing one ash tree by up to 20%, located at Smithy Cottage, Great AsbyTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer2 May 2018
Licence for Rotary Clubs of Clitheroe & Accrington to use Stainforth and Aysgarth car parks for a cycling event checkpoint.c 6.1 (m)Nigel Metcalfe, Area Ranger, Wensleydale and Coverdale5 May 2018
Authorisation for the use of public bridleway 503002 by the Barbon Hill Climb Motor Sport events, 9 June 2018 and 7 July 2018.c 6.1 (k)Steve Hastie, Area Manager (West)23 April 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Cherry and removal of 50% of the self seeded Holly located on land to the rear of the Music School, removal of one Goat Willow located close to Knowles Pavilion, removal of one Leylandii located at the rear of the Bull Hotel, the removal of dead wood from one Sugar Maple and a 20% crown reduction (1-2m) from one Red Oak located by Robertson House, SedberghTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer8 May 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of small diameter stems to create a canopy opening of approximately 1m x2m in size, nor a minor (up to 1m) crown reduction of one Horse Chestnut, located outside the Town Hall, Grassington Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 10 May 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Willow located at 1, Clapdale Way, Clapham Trees in a Conservation Area Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer 10 May 2018
Licence for Moors & Dales Races to use entrance of Freeholders Wood, Aysgarth Falls for a running event check point on 23 Sept 2018.c 6.4 (m) Nigel Metcalfe, Area Ranger, Wensleydale and Coverdale 18 June 2018
Licence for North Yorkshire Police to use Grassington, Malham and Aysgarth car parks as part of Operation Owl 2.c 6.1 (m) Nigel Metcalfe, Area Ranger, Wensleydale and Coverdale 18 June 2018
Licence for Rotary Clubs of Clitheroe and Accrington to use Stainforth and Aysgarth car parks for a cycling event check point. c 6.1 (m) Nigel Metcalfe, Area Ranger, Wensleydale and Coverdale18 June 2018

No objection has been raised to the following tree works located on the highway verge adjacent to 5, Wisp Hill, Grassington; reduce the branches away from overhead cables of 1 ash; fell one ash; reduce the branches of one ash away from the overhead cables and remove one limb; reduce the branches of one sycamore away from overhead cables and remove 2 limbs; reduce the branches from overhead cables and crown raise 3 further sycamores; and, reduce the branches and remove deadwood from 1 sycamore.

TPO (Grassington) No1 1980Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer6 June 2018
No objection has been raised to the crown reduction (up to 2m) or the removal of two limbs from one Horse Chestnut, located at Mudd House, Crackpot, Low RowTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer6 June 2018
No objection has been raised to felling five Thuja sp., four conifer sp., three Juniper, two Ash and one Lime located at Stonelands House, LittonTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer16 May 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one conifer species located at Mock Beggar Hall, AppletreewickTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer7 June 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one ornamental Cherry tree located to the rear of Fairlawn, BuckdenTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer7 June 2018
No objection has been raised to the felling of three Apple trees, one Cherry and one Holly located in the back garden of 9, West View, LangcliffeTrees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer13 June 2018
Consent has been given to fell one Sycamore located the garden of the Old Hall, GrassingtonTPO No1 (Grassington)1980Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer14 June 2018

No objection has been raised to the following tree works located at Sedbergh School; the crown raise, crown thin and crown reduction of one Sycamore, located at Winder House; the crown reduction of one Oak and one Field Maple, and the removal of the lowest limb and crown reduction of a second  Oak all located at Busk Lane; and the removal of four conifers and two Ash located at Stonethwaite, Busk Lane.

Trees in a Conservation areaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer13 June 2018
Suspension of the access agreement [on Barden Moor and Barden Fell] for a period of two week with effect from Wednesday 27 June 2018.c 6.1 (l)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale/Littondale26 June 2018

No objection has been raised to the reduction and reshape of two Yew trees located at St Michael and All Angels’ Church, Hubberholme.

Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer28 June 2018

No objection has been raised to the removal of one Leylandii located at Low Mill Guesthouse, Bainbridge.

Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer28 June 2018

No objection has been raised to the 2m Crown Reduction and Crown Raise of one Oak, situated in Crosby Garrett Playground

Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer28 June 2018

No objection has been raised to the removal of two Sycamore trees and the Crown Thin  of one Beech, located at Mossgill House, Crosby Garrett.

Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer28 June 2018
Licence for National Trust, Malham Tarn estate, Settle, BD24 9PT, and agreed National Trust tenant(s), to take water from the National Park Centre's toilet block (via the outside tap), as agreed with an officerc 6.1 (m)Kate Hilditch, Area Manager (South)12 July 2018

No objection has been raised to the removal of one Turkey Oak located the garden of the Old Hall, Grassington.

TPO No. 1 (Grassington) 1980

Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer12 July 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of two Ash trees located north of The Rectory, Linton

Trees in a Conservation Area

Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer16 July 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Leylandii located at Greenacres, Angram.Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer5 July 2018
No objection has been raised to the crown reduction of one Beech located at The Black Swan, Ravenstonedale.Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer5 July 2018
No objection has been raised to the crown reduction of one Sycamore  located on the Green, opposite Dickie Green Cottages, in Ravenstonedale (NY 7223 0384).Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer5 July 2018
No objection has been raised to the crown reduction of one Horse Chestnut located at The Chantry, Ravenstonedale.Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer5 July 2018

No objection has been be raised to the removal of three Sycamore located at Greens Caravan Park, Hawes.

TPO No. 1 (Hawes) 1982

Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer3 July 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Rowan located at 7 Hall Close, Austwick.TPO No .1 (Austwick) 1980Nicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer16 July 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Silver Birch located at 5 Clapdale Way, Clapham.Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer16 July 2018

No objection has been raised to the following works located at Marton House, Riverside in Clapham: The removal of one Cedar; the removal of one Leylandii; the crown lift of three Larch; the removal of deadwood from one Ash; the crown reduction of one Beech; and the crown reduction of one Cherry.

Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer16 July 2018

No objection has been raised to the removal of one Sycamore located at Wardle House Barn, Orton.

Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer28 June 2018
Authority to erect two hand gates at SE0072/6764, SE0076/6743 on footpath No 05. 57/11 and erect one hand gate at SE0094/6675 on footpath No 05. 57/15 in the parish of Grassington, under S147, Highways Act 1980.c 6.1 (j)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale and Littondale3 July 2018
Granting of a licence to the Landrover Club for the use of Colvend car park.6 6.1 (m)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale and Littondale23 July 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Oak located at 7 Clapdale Way, Clapham.Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer16 July 2018
No objection has been raised to the following tree works to one Ash at the rear of West Burton Primary School; Crown lift, reduction of one primary branch, reduce 3 further adjacent branches and reduce the major structural branches in the mid/upper canopy.Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer30 July 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of one Lime located at Powell Hall, Sedbergh School, Sedbergh.Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer30 July 2018
No objection has been raised to the removal of three Sycamore, one Elder and one Holly at Long Preston Primary School.Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer30 July 2018
No objection has been raised to the reduction and reshape of one Horse Chestnut located at Vicarage Bridge, Grinton.Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer30 July 2018

No objection has been raised to the crown raise and crown reduction of one Horse Chestnut, and the reshape and removal of any dead and damaged wood  located at 27 Loftus Hill, Sedbergh.

Trees in a Conservation AreaNicola Child, Trees and Woodlands Officer02 August 2018
Authority for the granting of a licence for the use of a designated area within Hawes Car Park for the purpose of locating a textile recycling bin.c 6.1 (m)Matt Neale, Area Manager (Northern Dales)01 August 2018
To consider a request to grant private vehicular access through Malham National Park Car Park from private property owner to proposed guest house on land west of Garden Cottage, Malham.c 6.1 (s)Kate Hilditch, Area Manager (Southern Dales)22 August 2018
Use of Colvend Car Park by Grassington 1940s committee for the period 18.00hrs on 14 September to 23.59 on 16 September 2018.c 6.1 (m)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale/Littondale30 August 2018
Authority to erect two 10ft field gates on bridleway no 5. 56/20 in the parish of Hetton cum Bordley, under S147, Highways Act 1980 to meet BS 5709 design requirements.c 6.1 (j)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Wharfedale/Littondale17 September 2018
Authorisation for the use of various public rights of way by the Richmond Motor Club on 13 October 2018.c 6.1 (k)Phil Richards, Area Ranger, Whafedale/Littondale20 September 2018

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