Category: Transport

  • 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…

  • The Adel to Leeds bus route proposals – West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA)– “Transforming our Bus Network” – Proposals

    You may remember the 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 of the “Transport Conversation” have been collated and proposals are now being consulted upon to improve the bus network. You may have already…

  • Proposed new rail stations: Thorpe Park and White Rose

    You may be interested in the information below: “As part of the Connecting Leeds transport programme, Leeds City Council, in partnership with the West Yorkshire Combined Authority is asking people to have their say on proposed plans for new rail stations at White Rose and Thorpe Park. To view our proposals and complete our online…

  • JULY BUS SERVICE CHANGES

    See latest bus service changes below: First service 14, X14 (part WYCA funded) Leeds – Stanningley – Pudsey A revised summer school holiday timetable will be introduced. First service 16 Whinmoor – Seacroft – Leeds – Bramley – Farsley – Pudsey A revised summer school holiday timetable will be introduced. First services 33,33A (part WYCA funded)…

  • New No. 1A Bus Service

    I was recently contacted about the new no. 1A bus service as it was causing confusion for users of the No. 1 service. I asked First Bus for details of the service and set out below is the response I received: “Thank you for your email. The 1A is an extra bus for Headingley to…

  • BUS CONSULTATION EVENTS

    I have received information on bus consultation events, as set out below. Anyone who is interested can attend. To see local events, scroll to the bottom. “Dear colleague, We are hosting a launch of our next round of bus public consultation for you and partners across the city. This is an exciting opportunity for you…

  • HS2 DROP IN EVENTS JUNE AND JULY 2018

    You may be interested in attending one of the Drop In events in relation to the planning for HS2. Details below, scroll down to the bottom to see the 2 events locally. If you would like a copy of the full programme, please email me. HS2 Ltd will be holding a series of community information…