Leeds bus timetables: All route diversions and cancellations as Wakefield Kirkgate set to shut

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A key travel corridor in West Yorkshire is set to shut overnight.

Kirkgate, Wakefield will be closed due to roadworks on Wednesday, June 19 from 8pm to 6am.

Services 59, 96, 105, 106, 148, 149, 186, 189, 195, 196, 485, 496 and TK1 will divert via Ings Road.

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A host of bus services are set to be diverted this week. Picture: James HardistyA host of bus services are set to be diverted this week. Picture: James Hardisty
A host of bus services are set to be diverted this week. Picture: James Hardisty | James Hardisty

In Leeds, services will face disruption due to an event in Temple Newsam on Friday (June 21). Possible delays to services 19, 19A, 40 & 163 during the event.

Elsewhere buses are continuing to divert due to overhanging trees at Leeds and Bradford Road, Kirkstall Bridge.

Services 60 & 60A towards Keighley are diverting via Broad Lane, Broadlea Terrace and Broadlea Hill to resume normal route. They will be missing bus stop 45012518 on Leeds and Bradford Road.

In a welcome boost to city services, Weetwood Lane reopened on Friday (June 14) after being closed due to emergency roadworks.

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Meanwhile, North Street Slip A64, Leeds city centre will face its final night of closure between 10pm and 4am tonight (Monday, June 17).

Service 7 will resume a normal route to Vicar Lane then divert via North Street, Sheepscar Street South Roundabout. Regent Street, Eastgate Roundabout, St Peter's Street, Duke Street & Marsh Lane to resume a normal route on York Road.

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