Sunday, February 28, 2021

Bradford Road

Councillors demand answers as calls increase for urgent speed cameras on ‘racetrack’ road

Councillors have renewed calls for permanent speed cameras along the A647 Bradford Road in Pudsey amid growing concerns over 'boy racers' using the road...

Pudsey ‘racetrack’ needs permanent speed cameras – Peter Carlill

A Calverley & Farsley councillor has renewed called for a 'racetrack' West Leeds road to have 24-hour monitoring through fixed speed cameras. Cllr Peter Carlill...

Work to start on Bradford Road mobile speed camera lay-by

Leeds City Council will start work next week on a mobile speed camera layby on a Pudsey road notorious for speeding traffic. Work on the...

Police crack down on speeding drivers on notorious Bradford Road

West Yorkshire Police have been stopping speeding drivers on a notorious stretch of a Pudsey road. Officers from the Leeds West Neighbourhood Police Team have...

New mobile speed camera to tackle ‘boy racers’ on A647 Bradford Road

A new mobile speed camera will be placed on the busy stretch of road connecting Leeds and Bradford, as part of a £761,000 citywide...

Councillor re-news calls for action over ‘boy racers’ on A647 Bradford Road

A Calverley & Farsley councillor has hit out at drivers who are still "racing up and down" a problem West Leeds road at night. Councillor...

Stanningley: how lunchtime clubs and foodbanks are helping those in need

A West Leeds church group has been given a boost when it comes to supporting locals in need, thanks to Tesco’s Community Food Connection...

Revealed: The West Leeds roads that may receive pothole treatment

Leeds City Council has been awarded a grant worth £541,847 for use this financial year from the Government’s Pothole Action Fund - and...

Guest post: Why Stanningley Road bus priority measures ‘may not work’

A couple of weeks ago the West Leeds Dispatch featured an interview with Richard Lewis, Leeds City Council’s member for transport where he claimed that...

West Leeds: £10 million A647 road improvements move step closer

Road improvements in West Leeds worth almost £10m are among the schemes set to go before regional decision-makers next week. West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA)’s...

West Leeds: Could these proposals shave bus journey times by 15 minutes?

West Leeds residents can have their say on the latest stage of proposals to improve the bus network between Bradford and Leeds. The proposals cut...

Police target speeding motorists on Bradford Road

Police have held a day of action to target speeding motorists on busy Bradford Road in Pudsey. Officers held road safety checks following numerous reports...