Saturday, August 15, 2020

cycle superhighway

‘More than 1 million’ trips on cycle superhighway

More than one million trips have been recorded on the CityConnect Bradford Leeds Cycle Superhighway, according to official figures released this week.

Pudsey councillor accused of ‘lycra obsession’ over £3.2m cycleway plans

A senior member of Leeds city council has been accused of being “obsessed with people in lycra” during a discussion on a new multi-million...

Cycle Superhighway: ‘Record’ number of users revealed

More than 700,000 cycle trips have been made since the Cycle Superhighway between Bradford and Leeds opened in July 2016. Those are the figures released...

Stanningley Bottom: More road closures announced to finish safety work

Two more days of road closures have been announced to finish controversial road safety improvements at Stanningley Bottom. In a letter to businesses and residents,...

Poll result: 87% say Stanningley Bottom traffic situation is ‘worse’

Traffic problems at Stanningley Bottom are now WORSE then they were before, according to some West Leeds Dispatch readers. A Dispatch poll which closed last...

Poll: Has Stanningley Bottom work made road WORSE?

Road improvement work at Stanningley Bottom may be making the situation worse, angry road users have said. Highways chiefs hope the work will address road...

Stanningley Bottom: Improvement work to start next week

Long-delayed work to improve road safety at Stanningley Bottom is set to start next week. The work will hope to address road safety concerns over...

West Leeds: Transport chief answers YOUR questions

Kirkstall Forge Station, bus services and traffic were on the agenda when West Leeds Dispatch readers put their questions to one of the region's...

Should bollards protect Leeds cycle superhighway from parking?

Truckers parking on Armley Road are 'disrespecting' the multi-million pound CityConnect cycle superhighway, cyclists have said. Cyclist Gael Pixie recently captured the above offenders on...

Would you cycle here? Photo campaign highlights Stanningley Bottom danger

A national campaign highlighting dangerous places to cycle has featured Stanningley Bottom - and the route of the £29 million cycle superhighway linking east...

Wanted: Researchers seek your thoughts on Cycle Superhighway

Would you like to discuss your travel habits as part of a research study being undertaken by the University of Leeds? writes Daniel Gillett...

How do you solve a problem like Stanningley Bottom?

The sound of honking horns, squeaking breaks and the fast ebb and flow of traffic are a given for those working in and commuting...