‘Plan ahead’ warning as Leeds Tour de France road closures unveiled
Transport plans aimed at keeping Leeds moving when the Tour de France departs from The Headrow on July 5 have been released today.
Leeds City Council is calling on residents to plan ahead after it announced that roads on or connected to stage one in Leeds will be closed for at least eight hours on race day, with most expected to shut from 7am to 3pm.
Vehicle access to the city centre will be restricted, while the Tour infrastructure including the publicity caravan of vehicles, spectators and the race itself moves in and out of the city.
The plans, which have been put together with help from... read more
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