Category: Transport

  • CONNECTING LEEDS – AIRPORT LINK ROAD OPTIONS

    A number of residents have been asking what the latest update is in respect of the proposed link road to Leeds Bradford Airport. Below is a link I have recently been passed which contains the most up to date information I have.  There is no further information yet on the spur road from the proposed parkway…

  • CHANGES TO BUS TIMETABLES – X84 AND X85

    I have been advised of various changes to bus timetables. Full details will be available from  www.wymetro.com First X84 Leeds – Headingley – Bramhope – Otley – Ilkley – Skipton First X85 Leeds – Headingley – Bramhope – Pool – Otley

  • LEEDS BRADFORD AIRPORT – TRANSPORT INFRASTRUCTURE PACKAGE

    A paper was put to the Council’s Executive Board on Wednesday 19th September in respect of the above. See link: http://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/documents/s180540/LBA%20Transport%20Infrastructure%20Cover%20Report%20Appendices%20V2%20100918.pdf

  • LEEDS BRADFORD AIRPORT PUBLIC CONSULTATION EVENT @ BRITANNIA HOTEL, BRAMHOPE ON 27TH SEPTEMBER

    I have received the information below which may be of interest to you “I write on behalf of Leeds Bradford Airport regarding a public consultation event that will be taking place on Thursday 27th September in the Bramhope Suite of the Britannia Hotel, Leeds Road, Bramhope, LS16 9JJ.  The event is taking place to outline…

  • Invitation to public drop in meeting – Connecting Leeds Lawnswood and Otley Old Road scheme

    I have received the information below: “The Connecting Leeds team would like to invite you to a public drop in session to discuss the Lawnswood and Otley Old Road junction schemes.  Date: Thursday 13th September Time: 5pm to 8pm Location:  YMCA, Otley Road, LS16 6HQ.  This session will provide an opportunity to see the latest…

  • NORTHERN RAIL STRIKES – 1ST AND 8TH SEPTEMBER

    The RMT union is carrying out strike action on Saturday 1 September and Saturday 8 September and Northern services will be affected. Link below https://www.northernrailway.co.uk/strike?utm_campaign=jn30417augseptstrike&utm_medium=email&utm_source=crm-&utm_content=latestinfocta&utm_term  

  • SCHOOL BUS TRANSPORT TO PRINCE HENRY’S GRAMMAR SCHOOL

    I have received the information below from the Education Transport Team at the West Yorkshire Combined Authority (formerly Metro) I am advised that “This reflects the latest position with regard to the availability of Metro products and has been expanded to include arrangements for families living in the Yeadon, Guiseley and Menston areas.     We delayed…

  • Changes Proposed for the A660 between the Lawnswood Arms and the Lawnswood Roundabout

    You may have noticed some banners on the roundabout at Lawnswood “Save Lawnswood Roundabout”. This is the background to it. You may remember West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) along with Leeds City Council commencing the “Transport conversation” in 2016, following the public inquiry on the Trolleybus proposals which were rejected. All of the consultation comments…

  • MyDay TRAVEL TICKETS FOR UNDER 19s

    Please find below information on a new daily travel ticket for young people under 19. MYDAY  The NEW £2.60 all-day, any bus ticket devised for young people by young people will help make their day MyDay, a new all-day, £2.60 county-wide bus ticket for West Yorkshire’s young people was launched on Monday 9 July 2018.  …

  • TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENTS FOR PRINCE HENRY’S GRAMMAR SCHOOL FROM SEPTEMBER

    I received the following information in relation to changes to transport to Prince Henry’s Grammar School from September. On Friday Caroline and I had a briefing from a representative of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority and in addition to services below they are introducing a new service called PH5 which will serve Kings Road, Bramhope and…