Leeds buses: First Bus will only run on main roads due to snow as services delayed

First Buses in Leeds will only run on main roads due to the heavy snow, the firm has announced

Tuesday, 2nd February 2021, 9:55 am
Updated Tuesday, 2nd February 2021, 12:41 pm
Buses are being disrupted due to snow (file pic of a bus in the snow in 2021).

Heavy snow fell across Leeds on Tuesday morning, blanketing the city in a thick layer of freezing, icy conditions.Several areas have seen deep snow, with many roads difficult or impassable due to the conditions.

First Bus has this morning announced that the firm will only run on main roads on its services.

Other delays and disruption includes:

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The 14 from Pudsey to Leeds is omitting Raynvilles, Waterloo Lane, Cockshot Lane and Armley Ridge.

14 Raynville Road was blocked due to the weather conditions and a car broken down blocking the road. Services diverting via Stanningley Road, Bramley Town Street until further notice.

15 from Old Farnley to Logic Park is missing out Gamble Hill

5 is blocked on Clarendon Way and buses will use Calverley Street (the 5A route)

The heavy snow in Cookridge on Tuesday

51 and 52 will terminate at Drysalters/Ring Road, no service to Morley due to conditions on Churwell Hill

In Halifax, due to adverse weather 503, 508, 510, 512, 521, 522, 523, 537, 539, 541, 542, 548, 549, 571, 576, 579, 586, 587, 588, 589, 591, 592 are suspended until further notice. We will update with further information as soon as possible.

First buses will only run on main roads