Thursday, October 22, 2020

A65. Kirkstall Road

City Reach: Major West Leeds regeneration site set for £200 million redesign

Latimer, Clarion Housing Group’s development arm, has completed the purchase of a major new £200 million residential site off Kirkstall Road.

Kirkstall Road: Police operation cracks down on speeding drivers

Nine speeding tickets have been issued by police in a bid to crack down on dangerous driving along the busy A65 Kirkstall...

How Kirkstall Road ‘orca wands’ scheme follows in footsteps of New York and Barcelona

The introduction of 'orca wands' to create a temporary pilot cycle lane down part of Kirkstall Road will help reduce the number...

Scheme targeting ‘bus hotspot’ aims to reduce delays on A65 Kirkstall Road

A £20,000 junction improvement will help improve bus reliability at the junction of Evanston Avenue and Kirkstall Road. Council...

Work starts next week on A65 Kirkstall Road temporary cycle lane

Work will start next week on installing a temporary cycle lane along the A65, it's been announced today.

A65: More details emerge of ‘fast-tracked’ temporary cycle lane plans

New temporary cycle lanes on the A65 Kirkstall Road will play a vital role in helping people travel safely in the recovery...

Abbey Dash 2020 cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic

Organisers of this year's Age UK Abbey Dash have cancelled this year's event due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The...

A65 scheme to increase cyclist safety – and provide alternative to canal towpath

Safety for cyclists on the busy A65 will be improved with a pilot scheme being installed by Leeds City Council.

Mark’s History: James Bedford’s legacy and the Yorkshire Chemicals site

I wonder if at the age of 15 James Bedford had any idea the company he was dreaming of creating would last...

Kirkstall Road: MP and businesses re-new calls for greater flood defence funding

Work yesterday started on multi-million pound flood defence scheme to protect parts of Leeds city centre and the Kirkstall valley from flooding.

Kirkstall: Work starts today on £112 million flood defences

Work has started on flood defences to protect Leeds city centre and the Kirkstall Valley. Construction on the second...

Congestion-busting A65 signal improvements move step closer to reality

Improved traffic signal facilities along the A65 will improve bus journey times, senior councillors will hear next week. Members of the council's decision-making executive board...