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News | Students get behind trolleybus scheme

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The University and Union have decided to support the controversial Trolleybus scheme. The £250 million project will be backed by LUU following a consultation with students. Leeds City Council proposed the scheme in the hope of reducing congestion, being quick, quieter and more environmentally friendly. The Trolleybus is a combination … Read More

News | Leeds to become Trolleybus pioneer

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    Leeds is set to become the first city to trial trolleybuses, following an application from Leeds City Council.   Trolleybuses, a combination of trams and buses, run on rubber tyres but are powered by overhead electric cables. It is hoped that the trolleybuses will reduce congestion in the … Read More