Danny Dorling backs 20 mph speed limits – and Labour’s candidates in Leeds NW agree

Labour’s candidates in Leeds NW are campaigning for 20 mph speed limits in residential areas. Julie Heselwood in Weetwood, Jonathan Pryor in Headingley, Mark Henley in Adel and Wharfedale and Carl Morris in Otley and Yeadon have all made this a plank of their policy for the Council elections in 2014. Alex Sobel, Leeds NW’s … Continue reading Danny Dorling backs 20 mph speed limits – and Labour’s candidates in Leeds NW agree

Congratulations to Leeds NW schools – Cookridge, Holy Trinity and Ireland Wood Primary. You’re STARS!

Eleven Leeds schools have been rewarded for their stellar performances reducing congestion on the city’s roads while keeping pupils fit and active. The schools achieved bronze and silver awards under the national Modeshift STARS scheme, which stands for Sustainable Travel Accreditation and Recognition for Schools. Cookridge Holy Trinity and Ireland Wood Primary both gained a … Continue reading Congratulations to Leeds NW schools – Cookridge, Holy Trinity and Ireland Wood Primary. You’re STARS!

Alex, Julie, Jonathan, Mark and Carl are backing 20 mph speed limits in Leeds NW – join them.

This week is Road Safety week. So it’s a good time to remind ourselves that 20 mph speed limits save lives. They make life more pleasant for pedestrians and cyclists. But they also dramatically improve safety. They increase the chances that you – or your child – will survive being hit by a car by … Continue reading Alex, Julie, Jonathan, Mark and Carl are backing 20 mph speed limits in Leeds NW – join them.

In Road Safety Week Alex Sobel Supports “TUNE INTO ROAD SAFETY’ Campaign in Leeds NW

18-24 November is national Road Safety week. So this week Alex Sobel is supporting efforts to improve safety on our roads by calling on the Government and people in Leeds North West to ‘tune into road safety’. Government figures released in November showed that the number of motorcycling and cycling casualties on our roads has … Continue reading In Road Safety Week Alex Sobel Supports “TUNE INTO ROAD SAFETY’ Campaign in Leeds NW