Friday, September 25, 2020

Stanningley Road

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...

Stanningley Road: New flats plans at Cubic Business Centre

A business centre off busy Stanningley Road could be transformed into apartments, if fresh proposals are approved. Developer aims to transform the three office buildings...

Long read: Leeds highway chief on Stanningley Road one plus lane, mass transit systems and hitting back at critics

£10 million plans to transform the A647 Leeds to Bradford corridor and give buses priority have split opinion since they were given the green...

Survey reveals West Leeds accident hotspot fears – as MP calls for more 20mph zones

West Leeds residents have identified what they believe are the most dangerous stretches of road in the area. These include Kirkstall Road, Stanningley Road, Armley...

Council to approve A647 bus priority measures

Senior councillors in Leeds will next week give the green light to transforming bus priority measures along the A647 corridor between Leeds and Bradford. A...

West Leeds: Consultation events give say on traffic measures

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3G99sM-4RKA&w=560&h=315] West Leeds residents are being urged to attend consultation events starting tomorrow to feed back on latest plans to reduce traffic congestion. As revealed...

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...

Pudsey Rocks: Rock painting fun at Stanningley cafe

A rock painting and decorating session is being held at the Popalong Cafe in Bradford Road, Stanningley, during half-term, writes Vicky Clifton. On...

Police appeal over Stanningley Road crash

A busy West Leeds road was closed in one direction for over an hour last night following a crash which saw one driver run...

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...

Armley: Man ‘approached missing girl’, aged five

Police are appealing for information following an incident where a five-year-old girl went missing for a short time on her way to school in...

In depth: Full details on planned bus priority measures at Dawsons Corner, Stanningley and Armley

Ambitious proposals for bus priority measures through Stanningley, Bramley and Armley could help alleviate traffic congestion. Details of a consultation over the multi-million pound proposals...