Councillor Michael Leaves

Party: Conservative

Ward: Plymstock Radford

Other councillors representing this Ward:

Contact information

Correspondence address: 
Council House
Plymouth City Council
Armada Way

Phone:  (01752) 793367

Mobile:  07471 146594


Committee appointments

Terms of Office

  • 04/05/2000 - 04/05/2003
  • 06/05/2003 - 13/06/2004
  • 13/06/2004 - 06/05/2008
  • 07/05/2008 - 03/05/2012
  • 04/05/2012 - 09/05/2016
  • 09/05/2016 - 11/05/2020

Appointments to outside bodies

Additional Information

Community Grants 2019/20


May- 19


Memorial Bench


Aug - 19


New parade flags for the Radford Rainbows and Rangers groups


Sept - 19


To support Friends of Radford wood with the purchasing of Gardening equipment


Oct - 19


Donation to support a Coffee Morning fundraiser for The Mustard Tree


Nov - 19


To provide equipment for Cadet Training for Plymouth Yacht Club


March - 19


To contribute towards the purchase of speakers for presentations and outings which will benefit the Plymstock over 60's club, who offer a programme of events and activities for those over 60.


To support with the resources to enable Plymstock Chapel Afterschool Youth Drop-in to take place and create an online database for recording local volunteers supporting those isolated due to the Coronavirus


To fund a Mayflower 400 Plymstock Tapestry project and it will be displayed at Plymstock Library


Support towards the refurbishment of the community sports hall at Plymstock School.


Funding for community tree planting project within Plymstock Radford ward.


Contribution towards cost of running youth groups and equipment at Plymstock United Church.


Improving Outdoor Play Phase 2 - South Hill and Oreston


Tea Dance with a Twist - a regular tea dance for those who are socially isolated and/or enjoy a good dance, including residents of Plymstock.


Donation to Radford Park Community Project which brings the community together to support and care for the park.


Grand Total




Community Grants Scheme 2018/19



Helping to set up the new Turnchapel Residents Association




Friends of Radford Wood - for gardening equipment for maintenance




Support Hooe and Turnchapel Association in their refurbishment of the community centre kitchen.




To support the Cadets with equipment at Plym Yacht Club.




To help fund an expedition for 2nd Plymstock Scouts


To contribute towards a Sensory Room for Oreston Primary Academy


For garden renovation outside St Mary's Plymstock Church Hall


to help fund the buying of equipment for the Youth Group at Plymstock United Church


To help Routeways Beckly Centre purchase equipment for a sensory area


To help towards the costs of annual insurance for Radford Park Arboretum


To support with the arrangement of meetings, events and coffee morning lectures for the Community of Plymstock


Grand Total

















Community Grants Scheme 2017/18



Young Devon, Children in Care Award




Support Plymouth in Bloom at Radford ward




To help the Friends of Radford Park to provide volunteer days, for the benefit of the community




Support for Plym Yacht Club


To help support the use of Radford Bird Hide for the Friends of Radford Woods




Purchase of a bench and plaque on Boringdon road to replace damaged existing bench.




Works to local car parks in Jennycliff and Mt Batten


Grand Total





















Community Grant Scheme 2016 to 2017



Support for Sea Cadet training by the Plym Yacht club


Support for the Friends of Radford wood for the Radford Hide


The Old Wharf path tarmac works


To fund street scene repairs to the bridge in Radford Park, near Beckly Centre


Young Writers Group based at Plymstock Library


Grand Total



Community Grant Scheme 2015 to 2016

New equipment for Friends of Radford wood


Sea Cadet Training


Repainting of equipment and a new bin for Hooe Play area


Resurfacing of Oreston Car Park


New litter bin and pathway upgrade



Community Grant Scheme 2014 to 2015

Hooe Primary School – Safety equipment


Friends of Radford Woods – New equipment


Better access for Burrow Hill Memorial


Sea Cadet Training


Village Green Application


New outbuilding to house new spa pool at Downham School


Repaint part of the play area at South Hill, Hooe



Community Grant Scheme 2013 to 2014

Equipment for Friends of Radford Woods


Plym Yacht Club – safety equipment for youth members


Church of St John church hall – kitchen equipment for elderly lunches


Repair to seats Turnchapel Village


Repairs to Jennycliffe Car Park


Pot holes Dean Cross Car park