Sunday, September 20, 2020

transport

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...

‘Unreliable’ new Rodley bus service under fire from passengers

A 'diabolical' and 'unreliable' new bus service has left stranded travellers in Rodley and Calverley frustrated. Bus users claim that since the 670 service from...

Reader’s Letter: Questions about Leeds’ mass transit system

The WYCA transport committee have produced a paper outlining the plans to provide a mass transit system of a kind yet to be established...

Comment: Join us in call to end rail chaos in North

TODAY we issue a rallying cry to the north: join us to demand what government promised us. As part of a day of action, news...

Farnley: Public meeting tackles number 42 bus problems

A public meeting will tackle ongoing problems with the number 42 bus, which runs through Farnley and Wortley and into Leeds city centre. Cllr Matt...

Have your say on Armley Gyratory revamp and wider bus priority measures

More details on improvement works at Armley Gyratory and bus priority measures through Stanningley, Bramley and Armley have been released by Leeds City Council. As...

West Leeds: Will contactless payments tempt you on city buses?

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RPGz3XI3xpY&w=560&h=315] Bus passengers in West Leeds will soon be able to pay for their bus tickets with contactless payment options. New ticket machines have been...

Q&A: Put your transport questions to ‘the powers that be’

Do you have a burning question about transport? Is there a major issue you'd like to ask about bus or train services - or...

Rachel Reeves MP: My 20 questions to Leeds transport chiefs

Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves carried out a survey asking people for their views on public transport earlier this year. Here, she tells The...

Surveys launched on West Leeds public transport

Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves has launched two surveys asking bus and train users about what they want to see improved on public transport...

Comment: Why Leeds’s transport strategy must be ambitious

Cast your mind back to December, and The Dispatch ran an opinion post entitled 'Leeds traffic congestion is at crisis point', writes John Baron. It...

Is Armley Gyratory key to Leeds’ transport future?

Armley Gyratory could be set for much-needed revamp after being named in a major report into the future infrastructure of transport in Leeds. A report...