Leeds news LIVE: Third lockdown begins as PM urges people to follow new rules now

England is in its third national lockdown after Boris Johnson shut schools to most pupils and imposed the toughest restrictions since March in an attempt to prevent the NHS being overwhelmed by surging coronavirus infections.

Tuesday, 5th January 2021, 7:46 am
Updated Tuesday, 5th January 2021, 7:50 am

He told the public to follow the lockdown rules immediately before they become law in the early hours of Wednesday.

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The country is entering is third national lockdown.

Live updates: Buses cancelled and cars struggling as snow covers city

Last updated: Friday, 08 January, 2021, 14:11

  • Widespread snow fall across Leeds
  • North of the city worst affected
  • Buses and cars struggling on city’s road network
  • Police have closed a road in Horsforth

Gritter ends up in a ditch in Leeds after heavy snowfall

Gritter ends up in a ditch in Leeds after heavy snowfall

A gritter ended up in a ditch this morning (Friday) while trying to keep roads in Leeds free of snow and ice.

Poor conditions in Wetherby

Holt Lane in Adel blocked by a lorry

The scene in Cookridge this morning

Crammer Bank in Moortown not passable

East Keswick blocked by cars

Police have closed a road in Horsforth

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