Enjoy these photo memories of Leeds in October 1999. PIC: Gary Longbottom
Enjoy these photo memories of Leeds in October 1999. PIC: Gary Longbottom

Leeds in October 1999 - 12 stories making the news

It was the month one of Leeds's major commuter routes was named and shamed as one of Britain's most polluted roads.

Friday, 15th October 2021, 4:45 am

Wellington Road close to the Armley gyratory took fourth spot in the top ten list of the UK's most polluted roads. This was Leeds in October 1999, a month which also featured a victory for people power, celebrity visits and success for a troupe of majorettes in the city. READ MORE: 24 Leeds restaurants you may remember from the mid-1990s LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facebook

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