Waterlogged car park near Roundhay Park closed - a day before Ed Sheeran concert

A car park near Roundhay Park has been closed after heavy rainfall caused waterlogging - a day before Ed Sheeran's huge open air concerts.

Thursday, 15th August 2019, 12:22 pm
Ed Sheeran (Photo: Ben Birchall/PA Wire)

The Red Hall car park was going to be used as a 'park and walk' car park for the concerts on Friday and Saturday.

It was announced today that the car park is no longer in use due to waterlogging.

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The park and walk will now take place at a car park in Gipton, near Fearnville Leisure centre.

It is around a 25 minute walk to Roundhay Park from the new location.

How do I get to the new car park?

Directions to Fearnville Leisure Centre:

From A1 North:A1 (M) head south eastAt Junction 44 take A64 exit to York/Leeds (North)At Crossroads take 5th exit on the A64 LeedsAt the A6120 roundabout turn right onto the A6120 (3rd exit) (Ring road/Harrogate/Skipton)At the A58 roundabout turn left (1st exit) onto Wetherby Road (City Centre) and follow the signs thereafter.