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A cyclist arrives in Leeds after a trip along the Trans-Penine Trail from Wortley. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wortley_Hall

Cycleway towards City Square, Leeds.

Cycleway around City Square, Leeds.

Cycleway around City Square, Leeds.

Cycle parking and pedestrianisation in central Leeds.

I've no idea why the cycle lane should be two-way in August.

Cycle parking at Leeds City Museum.

Cycle parking making a point near Leeds City Hall.

Cycle lockers at Leeds City Hall.

Parking and cycle tools at Leeds Beckett University.

Cycle parking at Leeds Beckett University.

Cycle parking at Leeds Beckett University.

Cycle parking at Leeds Beckett University.

Route sign outside Leeds Beckett University - I have no idea what the white line on the footway is for, and the contraflow sign has been turned 90°.

Access to Leeds Beckett University

Contraflow cycle lane past Leeds City Hall

Contraflow cycle lane to Leeds City Hall.

Cycle route past Leeds City Museum (and open-air concert venue)

I don't understand why there's a green phase for cycles but not buses.

Route beneath Leeds station.

Route beneath Leeds station.

Route beneath Leeds station.

There's not a lot of cycle parking on the south side of Leeds station and there doesn't seem to be much demand for it.

Route beneath Leeds station.

Cycle/footbridge south of Leeds station.

Route beneath Leeds station.

Route signs and Sustrans milepost at the start of the towpath section of NCN route 66 west from Leeds station.

NCN route 66 on the excellent towpath west from Leeds station.

Route signs on NCN route 66 south of Leeds station.

Route signs on NCN route 66 south of Leeds station.

Route signs on NCN route 66 south of Leeds station.

East end of the towpath route into Leeds on NCN route 66.

NCN route 66 on the excellent towpath west from Leeds station.

Start of towpath route west from Leeds on NCN route 66.

Canal bridge on NCN route 66, Leeds

Access to cycle/footbridge in new developments south of Leeds station.

Cyclist coming off cycle/footbridge in new developments south of Leeds station.

Cycling and pedestrian zone in new developments south of Leeds station.

Cycle parking making a point, south of Leeds station.

A short contraflow cycleway beside the road here would be useful.

Cycle parking at new developments south of Leeds station - dropped kerb needed.

New developments south of Leeds station - dropped kerb needed.

Potential link beneath Leeds station?

New developments south of Leeds station - dropped kerb needed.

Road closure, Leeds

Road closure to the left, no motor vehicles ahead.

Not restricted to cyclists, as I recall...

Cycle lane, Leeds.

Parked cars and bollards to keep the route from Leeds bus station open.

Segregated cycleway under construction, I presume.

Traffic-free route to Leeds bus station.

No Entry here to the central Leeds pedestrian zone.

Pedestrian and cycle zone, central Leeds.

Route sign, Leeds.

City cycle route signs, Leeds

Footway widened and traffic lane cut in half - as yet, nothing has been done for cyclists with the extra space.

End of off-road cycleway, Leeds.

Cycle route beneath the railway, Leeds.

Cycle route beneath the railway, Leeds

Traffic-free road and cycle route beneath the railway, Leeds.

Traffic-free street closed by restaurant tables.

End of Route sign just before meeting NCN route 66, Leeds

Route signs on NCN route 66, Leeds

Route signs on NCN route 66, Leeds

There's a pedestrian route through the Tetleys Brewery site but it's been made very awkward for cycles.

Cycle stand at the Tetleys Brewery site - a shame it's not actually on a cycle route.

There's a pedestrian route through the Tetleys Brewery site but it's been made very awkward for cycles.

There's a pedestrian route through the Tetleys Brewery site but it's been made very awkward for cycles.

Traffic-free route blocked by a taxi waiting and a van delivering...

Contraflow cycling, Leeds

Cut-through from the Centenary Bridge, Leeds

Route signs at the Centenary Bridge, Leeds

Cycle parking by the Centenary Bridge, Leeds

Access to the Centenary Bridge, Leeds

Gated section of riverfront route, Leeds

Gated section of riverfront route, Leeds

Alternative route beneath Crown Point Bridge, Leeds

Riverside route beneath Crown Point Bridge, Leeds

Riverside route, Leeds

Sustrans marker on NCN route 66, Leeds

Route sign on NCN route 66, Leeds

The chokepoint between Leeds Lock and the Royal Armouries on NCN routes 66/67.

Cyclists at the chokepoint between Leeds Lock and the Royal Armouries on NCN routes 66/67.

Poor access to Knights Way Bridge, Leeds.

Poor access to Knights Way Bridge, Leeds

Cycling on NCN routes 66/67, Leeds

End of riverside path, leeds.

You might think the Canal and River Trust might want to allow direct access to the river and the Knights Way Bridge, but no, their car parking is more important.

You might think the Canal and River Trust might want to allow direct access to the river and the Knights Way Bridge, but no, their car parking is more important.

Route sign, Leeds (no idea why there's another on the car park side of the wall).

Route sign, Leeds

No cycling on the riverside here, Leeds.

Contraflow cycling in Leeds.

This could be a useful cycle route, but it's for pedestrians and car storage.

New cycleway under construction across the access to Leeds bus station.

Cycle parking for these businesses under the railway arches.

I suspect this cycleway is still under construction.

Signs for contraflow cycling towards Leeds parish church

Cycle parking making a statement near the Art Hostel, Leeds

Route sign, Leeds

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