LEEDS LIGHTS SWITCH ON – ROAD CLOSURES FOR VARIOUS AREAS

I have been sent all the information you may need in relation to road closures to enable the various Christmas Lights Switch Ons across the city

LEEDS CITY COUNCIL

ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 16A AS AMENDED BY THE ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION (SPECIAL EVENTS) ACT 1994

SWITCH ON OF THE CHRISTMAS LIGHTS 2019

Please see attached copy Notice in respect of the above.

LEEDS CITY COUNCIL

ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 – SECTION 16A AS AMENDED BY THE ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION (SPECIAL EVENTS) ACT 1994

SWITCH ON OF THE CHRISTMAS LIGHTS 2019

ARMLEY, AUSTHORPE ROAD, CHAPEL ALLERTON, DRIGHLINGTON, FARSLEY, GARFORTH, GILDERSOME, GUISELEY, HORSFORTH, KIPPAX, LEEDS CITY CENTRE, MEANWOOD, MORLEY, PUDSEY, RAWDON, ROTHWELL, & WETHERBY

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES ORDER 2019

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Leeds City Council as traffic authority for the Leeds Metropolitan District, has today made an Order under Section 16A of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as inserted by Section 1 of the Road Traffic Regulation (Special Events) Act 1994, prohibiting and restricting the use of certain roads by vehicles to facilitate the safe operation of the Switch On Events for the Christmas Lights in Leeds City Centre and various outlying Towns & Villages along with any  associated side events.

The events will require the closure of roads and road junctions as well as the suspension of Traffic Regulation Orders and the introduction of parking restrictions.

The Order will come into effect on the dates specified and in accordance with the details in the Schedules hereto. Where necessary, local diversions will be in operation, signed as appropriate.

The Order will not at any time prevent access for pedestrians to any premises situated on or adjacent to any road to which the Order relates, or to any premises accessible for pedestrians from, and only from, any such road.

ARMLEY, SATURDAY 7 DECEMBER 2019 (SWITCH ON 18.00 HOURS)

Roads to be closed 15:00 hrs to 19:00 hrs

  1. Town Street – between its junctions with Hall Road and Wesley Road.
  2. Theaker Lane – between Town Street and Gelder Road; and
  3. The Gang

Suspension of Disabled Parking Bays 11.00 hrs to 19.00 hrs

  1. Bays on the south side of Town Street

AUSTHORPE ROAD, CROSSGATES. FRIDAY 8 NOVEMBER 2019 (SWITCH ON 19.00 HOURS)

Roads to be Closed & Suspension of HGV Ban 17:00 hrs to 21:00 hrs

  1. Austhorpe Road – between Tranquillity Road and North Road
  2. It will also be necessary to suspend the 7.5 Ton HGV ban at the junction of Sandleas Way and Smeaton Approach during the same period.1.            11m long bay on the south side of Austhorpe Road west of Back Marshall Street.Roads to closed 17.30 hrs to 19.30hrs
  3. CHAPEL ALLERTON, THURSDAY 14 NOVEMBER 2019 (SWITCH ON 19.00 HOURS)
  4. Suspension of Parking Bays 15:00 hrs to 21:00 hrs
  1. Stainbeck lane – between School Lane and Harrogate road (both carriageways)Roads to be closed 12:00 hrs Fri 29th Nov to 20:00 hrs Sat 30th Nov 2019
  2. DRIGHLINGTON, SATURDAY 30 NOVEMBER 2019
  1. Station Road between Whitehall Road and Moorland Road

FARSLEY, WEDNESDAY 27 NOVEMBER 2019 (SWITCH ON 19:00HRS)

Roads to be closed 17:00 hrs to 20:00 hrs

  1. Old Road, Town Street, Calverley Lane – between Frances Street and Priesthorpe Road
  2. Andrew Square (including access road to Marsden Court Flats from 16:00 hours)
  3. The Green
  4. Bagley Lane between Calverley Lane and Kirklees Drive.
  5. Charles Street.

Suspension of Parking Bays 06:00 hrs to 20:00 hrs

  1. Newlands – New St to Parkside Rd
  2. New Park View – West side, frontage of Hainsworth playing field
  3. Frances Street – The whole
  4. South Drive – Old Road to Merton Avenue
  5. Old Road – South Drive to Town Street
  6. Town Street – Old Road to Bagley Lane
  7. Water Lane – Town Street for 100m on both sides
  8. Junction of Wesley Street, Springbank Road & Springbank Close for 20m in each direction
  9. Bagley Lane – Town Street to The Green
  10. Calverley Lane – Town Street to Priestthorpe Road
  11. The Green –The whole
  12. Springbank Road – Springbank Drive to Springbank Rise, east sideRoads to be closed 15:30 hrs to 20:30 hrsSuspension of Parking Bays 06:00 hrs to 20:30 hrs
  13. 1.            Main Street – Town End to junction with Barley Hill Road
  14. GARFORTH, FRIDAY 29 NOVEMBER 2019 (SWITCH ON 19:15HRS)
  1. Main Street – The whole
  2. Lidgett Lane – Main Street to Lidgett Court
  3. Church Lane – Main Street to Pinfold Lane, north sideRoads to be closed 18:00 hrs to 20:00 hrs
  4. GILDERSOME, FRIDAY 15 NOVEMBER 2019 (SWITCH ON 19:00HRS)
  1. Town Street – Mill Lane to Finkle Lane

GUISELEY, SUNDAY 24 NOVEMBER 2019 (SWITCH ON 17:45HRS)

Roads to be closed 11:00 hrs to 20:00 hrs

  1. Town Gate – The whole
  2. The Green – at its junction with Well Lane / Church Street.

HORSFORTH, SATURDAY 7 DECEMBER 2019 (SWITCH ON 15:30HRS)

Roads to be closed 15:30 hrs to 18:30 hrs

  1. Back Lane – between its junctions with The Green and the southern boundary of Drury Lane
  2. Drury Lane – between Back Lane and New Street. Access to premises at the eastern end of this closed section will be permitted.

KIPPAX, THURSDAY 21 NOVEMBER 2019 (SWITCH ON 19:00HRS)

Roads to be closed 16:30 hrs to 20:30 hrs

  1. High Street – between Cross Hill and Gibson Lane
  2. Hall Approach

LEEDS CITY CENTRE, THURSDAY 7 NOVEMBER 2019

THURSDAY 7 NOVEMBER 2019 (Switch-on 20:05 hrs approx)

Road to be closed 13:00 hrs to 23:59 hrs

Alexander Street – Access Only to be allowed through the day

Roads to be closed 11:00 hrs to 23:59 hrs

Cookridge Street – The Headrow to junction with St Anne’s Street

Roads to be closed 17:00 hrs to 23:59 hrs

  1. The Headrow (eastbound) – Oxford Place to Albion Street
  2. The Headrow (westbound) – Albion Street to East Parade
  3. Upper Basinghall Street – The Headrow to Short Street
  4. Park Row (northbound entry slip) – junction with Infirmary Street
  5. St Anne’s Street – car park exit to Cookridge Street
  6. Cookridge Street – St Anne’s Street to Great George Street
  7. Upper Basinghall Street (controlled access to/from properties)
  8. Roads to be closed 20:00hrs – 23.59hrs (To facilitate the crowd movement post event for as short a period as is safe)
  • Calverley Street – The Headrow to Gt George Street – Blue Light access to the LGI will be maintained throughout.
  • South Parade – The whole.1.            The Headrow (eastbound) – Albion Street to BriggateSuspension of Bus/Cycle Lanes & Prohibition of Motor Vehicles 11:00 hrs to 23:59 hrsProhibition of Waiting 13:00 hrs to 23:59 hrs

 

  1. 1.            Cookridge Street (contra-flow) – Gt George Street to The Headrow
  2. 2.            Westgate (eastbound) – Park Street to Oxford Row
  3. Suspension of Bus/Cycle Lanes & Prohibition of Motor Vehicles 17:00 hrs to 23:59 hrs
  1. Alexander Street including the Pay & Display parking bays1.            Cookridge Street – Between The Headrow and the southern kerbline of St Anne’s StreetRoads to be closed 19:30 hrs to 21:15 hrs
  2. 2.            Calverley Street – west side between The Headrow and Great George Street
  3. Prohibition of Waiting 05:00 hrs to 23:59 hrs
  1. Park Square North
  2. Park Square South
  3. Park Square East
  4. Park Square West
  5. St Paul’s PlaceRoads to be closed 15:30 hrs to 19:30 hrs

MEANWOOD, FRIDAY 15 NOVEMBER 2019 (SWITCH ON 18.30 HRS)

  1. Green Road – from its junction with Stonegate Rd/Meanwood Rd to the entrance to Waitrose’ car park.

MORLEY, SATURDAY 30 NOVEMBER 2019 (SWITCH ON 19:00HRS)Roads to be closed 08:00 hrs to 20:00 hrs

  1. Queen Street – between Fountain Street and Albion Street

PUDSEY, SUNDAY 1 DECEMBER 2019

Roads to be closed 11:00 hrs to 21:00 hrs

  1. Lowtown – from its junction with Robin Lane to the junction with The Lanes.
  2. Manor House Street – the whole.

RAWDON, TUESDAY 3 DECEMBER 2019

Roads to be closed 17:30 hrs to 21:30 hrs

  1. Harrogate Road – between the A65 New Road Side and its junction with Park View Terrace1.            Quakers lane – The whole (when NWAAT cones are present).
  2. No Waiting at Any Time 06.00 hrs to 21.30 hrs

ROTHWELL, SATURDAY 23 NOVEMBER 2019

Roads to be closed 07:00 hrs to 21:00 hrs

Commercial Street – between West Parade and Butcher LaneWETHERBY, THU 21 NOVEMBER, SUN 8 DECEMBER & WED 18 DECEMBER 2019

 

THURSDAY 21 NOVEMBER 2019 (Lights Event starts 17:00 hrs)

Roads to be closed 16:00 hrs to 21:30 hrs

  1. Market Place – to the sides and rear of the Town Hall.
  2. The Shambles – between Market Place and Cross Street.  Roads to be closed 06:00 hrs to 18:00 hrs
  3. SUNDAY 8 DECEMBER 2019 (Dickensian Christmas Market 09:00 to 16.00 hrs)
  1. Market Place – to the sides and rear of the Town Hall.
  2. The Shambles – between Market Place and Cross Street.
  3. Cross Street – the whole.WEDNESDAY 18 DECEMBER 2019 (Carols Event starts 19:30 hrs)
  4. Roads to be closed 18:00 hrs to 22:00 hrs
  5. The above streets will be subject to No Waiting At Any Time from 18.00hrs on Saturday 8 December until the conclusion of the event.
  6. Market Place – to the sides and rear of the Town Hall.
  7. The Shambles – between Market Place and Cross Street.

A copy of the Order as made is available for inspection at, Leeds City Council, Legal Services, Civic Hall, Leeds LS1 1UR (Ref:A76/RAH). All communications with regard to this Notice should be addressed to Highways & Transportation, St George House,  40 Great George Street, Leeds, LS1 3DL, for the attention of Mr A Merckel (telephone: (0113) 3787488).Dated this 30th day of October 2019 Civic Hall LS1 1UR  LEG Property & Developmentwww.leeds.gov.uk

Legal Services

Senior Legal Officer

All communications with regard to this Notice should be addressed to Highways & Transportation, St George House,  40 Great George Street, Leeds, LS1 3DL, for the attention of Mr A Merckel (telephone: (0113) 3787488).