LEEDS’ ECONOMY

A recent bulletin issued on the Leeds Economy highlighted plans for an Ice Rink at the Elland Road regeneration site. Confirmation has also been given that John Lewis will anchor the first phase of a £120m development at Eastgate, work will begin in 2014.  Planning Permission has been granted for the redevelopment of the Merrion Centre Market area, this will provide retail and leisure facilities and will create 200 new jobs.