Tag: Hunslet Against The Trolleybus

No Trolleybus for South Leeds

Belle Isle Circus and Whitfield estate safe as Trolleybus scheme is scrapped The proposed trolleybus scheme for Leeds has been scrapped following the Planning Inspector’s recommendation that the scheme was “not suitable for development”. The trolleybus had been due to run from a park and ride off junction 7 of

South Leeds Roundup: Cenotaphs, clean-ups, and civic receptions

Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook and Twitter. We start this week with a tweet we spotted from Cllr Kim Groves (@groves_kim): “Observence of Remembrance Service Hunslet Cemetery Cenotaph Sunday 9th November at 3pm to pay respect to those

Video: Hunslet campaigners highlight trolleybus concerns

  South Leeds campaigners fighting against plans for the £250m New Generation Transport ‘trolleybus’ scheme have spoken of the negative impact it may have on their community. As reported by South Leeds Life, residents of the Whitfield estate in Hunslet recently mounted a protest against the plans, which would see