Leeds Abbey Dash 2018 : Kirkstall Road to close

Abbey dash road closures 2016
Abbey dash road closures 2016

Thousands of runners are due to take to the streets for Abbey Dash 2018 on Sunday – but what does that mean in terms of road closures through Kirkstall and Burley?

Road closures will be in place between 5am and 2pm and you’d be advised to avoid the Kirkstall and Burley areas if you can. Here they are:

The Headrow (eastbound) – Oxford Place to Albion Street and (westbound) – Park Row to Oxford Place
Inner Ring Road – Slip road from the eastbound carriageway to West Street and westbound carriageway to Park Lane
East Parade – Junction with Infirmary Street and Junction with South Parade
Westgate (westbound) – Oxford Place to Wellington Street
Wellington Street (eastbound) – Kirkstall Road to Queen Street
Wellington Street (westbound) – City Square to Kirkstall Road
Queen Street (northbound) – Wellington Street to St Paul’s Street
Park Row (northbound) – Infirmary Street to The Headrow
West Street – Kirkstall Road to Park Lane
Willow Road – Kirkstall Road to Burley Road
Kirkstall Road – West Street to Commercial Road
Commercial Road – Kirkstall Road to Abbey Road
Bridge Road – Commercial Road to Savins Mill Way
Abbey Road – Abbey Walk to Bridge Road
Wellington Street – Junction with City Square
Wellington Road (TGI off –slip) – Junction with Wellington Road
Park Row (northbound) – Infirmary Street to The Headrow

Here are the times for the event:

Wheelchair race – 8.55am
Junior race – 9.10am
Leeds Abbey Dash – 9.30am

The Leeds Abbey Dash 10k run is a race for everyone – whether you’re a beginner or an elite, a team or an individual. Proceeds go towards helping Age UK continue to fight loneliness.


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