Tag : Road

Diesel Bans as Air Quality Standards Get Harder To Meet

6 months ago / 0 comments

Climate change is not going away. Pollution is not abating. Harmful gas emissions are not decreasing. Within the European Union, road transport is responsible for about 20% of all CO2 emissions. That’s enough for us to be asking the question: what is being done about the gas emissions from road … Read More

Marauding motorcyclists cause chaos on streets of Leeds

2 years ago / 0 comments

Two arrests have been made following an incident on Halloween when a group of youths drove erratically around the centre of Leeds in a ‘Mad Max’-style ride out on motorcycles, scooters and quad bikes. Police were forced to close Kirkstall Road in order to dispel the group, causing traffic chaos … Read More

Historic Headingley building on Otley Road to become a Wetherspoons

2 years ago / 0 comments

Wetherspoons has finally applied for pub licence for £1.5 million property on Headingley Lane it purchased in 2014. The former Sunday school, designed by Leeds architect William Peel Schofield, opened 1914 and later became the music and arts block for Leeds Girls Grammar School, named the Elinor Lupton centre. The … Read More