Archive for Month: June 2012

  • LEEDS INNER RING ROAD

    Repair work costing more than £22m is to begin on three bridges on the Inner Ring Road – the New York Road Viaduct began on 8th May and should complete in August; Lovell Park Road Bridge is expected to begin in June, completing in March 2013 and Woodhouse Tunnel repair due to begin in Spring…

  • ADEL BOUNDARY WALK

    I would like to congratulate all of the Adel Players members for the many nominations they have received for the Wharfedale Festival Awards in July for their latest play “Arsenic and Old Lace”.

  • WEST YORKSHIRE LOCAL TRANSPORT PLAN (LTP) CONSULTATION

    Leeds City Council in conjunction with the West Yorkshire Local Transport Plan (LTP) Partnership and Metro, are carrying out a public consultation on a number of plans which are listed below. These plans support the LTP vision, ‘My Journey West Yorkshire’ which is the 15-year Local Transport Plan (LTP), setting out West Yorkshire’s transport needs…

  • LEEDS ARENA/TRINITY QUARTER – UPDATE

    I’m often asked by residents what the current position is with the Leeds Arena and when the new Trinity Quarter shopping centre will be ready. The most up to date information is: ARENA: Work on the Leeds Arena remains on course to be completed in April 2013, with the first event envisaged in July 2013.…

  • USE OF BUS LANES BY OTHER VEHICLES – UPDATE

    In a previous article I mentioned that there were plans to allow hackney carriages to use the bus lanes in the city. The Council has decided that no private hire vehicles, only hackney carriages, will be allowed to use the bus lanes. The rational behind this decision by the Council is “ As part of…