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Leeds


Leeds is a city in West Yorkshire, England in the UK. As of the 2001 census, Leeds had a population of 457,247, with 747,939 people living in the metropolitan area.


Key Facts about Leeds


Here are some facts about Leeds:
  1. Leeds is a city in West Yorkshire in England.

  2. The city is 3rd most populous city in the United Kingdom after London and Birmingham.

  3. Leeds falls within the Leeds- Bradford metropolitian area, which is the 4th most populous metropolitan area in the UK (after the London metropolitan area, the Birmingham metropolitan area, and the Manchester metropolitan area).

  4. Leeds is the second largest center in the UK (after London for business, financial and legal services.

  5. Leeds is well served by road, rail, and air links:

    • Leeds is an important motorway hub. The M1 and M62 intersect to the South of the city, and the A1(M) passes to the East of Leeds. The radial M621 links central Leeds to the M62 and M1, and the Leeds Inner Ring Road has part motorway status.

    • Leeds has an extensive bus service in the city, and a trolleybus network is in the planning stages.

    • New Station Street rail station is one of the busiest stations in England, and provides rail links to the suburbs, as well as to national and domestic destinations.

    • Leeds Bradford International Airport is about 10 miles (16 kilometers) to the Northwest of the city center. The airport provides flights within the UK, and to many international locations.

  6. Leeds has a large student population (over 200,000 students).

  7. Leeds is well-known for its nightlife. The city has a large number of pubs, bars, nightclubs, and restaurants, as well as live music venues.


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Leeds DIY City Guide and Travel Journal: UK City Notebook for Leeds, England (European City Notebooks in Lists)

By Younghusband European City Notebooks

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Paperback (144 pages)

Leeds DIY City Guide and Travel Journal: UK City Notebook for Leeds, England (European City Notebooks in Lists)
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This UK City Notebook is designed to inspire listmakers, curators and travelers to create their own city guide and city biography in list form and to journal the dickens out of their time in the city. This city notebooks is a do it (all) yourself notebook crafted for independent travelers and thinkers!

Leeds is a brilliant city! Which begs the question, why not create your own city guide and keep a travel journal to help make your time there unforgettable, fun, and organized, eh?

You hold in your hands a journal and city guide re-invented for listmakers, curators, travelers, urban explorers and city locals alike! This notebook can help you keep all your important information about Leeds organized and ready for when you need it and where you need it.

Use the pages of this notebook to document your adventures, experiences, thoughts, and memories. Have fun making lists of all the highlights and lowlights Leeds has to offer. This is the perfect place to journal your time with boots on the ground in Leeds! This is the perfect place to write down and organize everything you find fascinating about the city — which is why it's your diy city guide.

Make your time in the city more fun, more organized, more productive and more creative by making Leeds DIY City Guide and Travel Journal: UK City Notebook for Leeds, England your newest and trustiest sidekick.

England: A Traveller's Guide to History

By Christopher Anthony Leeds

G.W.& A.Hesketh
Paperback (220 pages)

England: A Traveller s Guide to History
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