New parkway for Leeds Bradford Airport could be 'quick-win' for transport fix  Yorkshire Evening Post

Quick-win transport solutions in Leeds could transform the North's economy, a leading think tank argues, calling on the Chancellor to evidence funding ...

First look at proposed roads and rail link for Leeds Bradford Airport  Infrastructure Intelligence

Transport improvements for Leeds Bradford Airport have been unveiled as Leeds City Council launch a public consultation for the people of Yorkshire to have ...

These two Leeds men explain how they managed to become pilots for airline Jet2  Yorkshire Evening Post

Two friends with a lifelong dream of flying have both been accepted onto Jet2's pilot training programme - and they've revealed how they did it.

Jet2 have confirmed how their flights from Leeds Bradford Airport will be affected by Brexit  Yorkshire Evening Post

Leeds-based airline Jet2 have released details of how their flight schedule will be affected by Brexit.

A plane in vintage British European Airways livery will land at Leeds Bradford Airport today  Yorkshire Evening Post

A British Airways flight to Leeds Bradford will be operated by a special plane decorated in 1960s livery today.

Weekender: launches expanded Summer 2020 programme from Leeds Bradford Airport  The Business Desk and Jet2holidays has announced an expanded Summer 2020 programme of flights from Leeds Bradford Airport. The airline is putting flights and ...

Plans for a Leeds Bradford Airport parkway rail station - have your say  Stray FM

There could be a station on the Leeds to Harrogate line.

#AYearOfBuses 75: Flying Tiger Leeds - Leeds Bradford Airport  Transport Designed

We're jetting off to Leeds Bradford Airport today on #AYearOfBuses, for a look at Yorkshire Tiger's Flying Tiger 757. Arriva launched their Flying Tiger brand in ...

'Wind shear' causes havoc as planes try to land at Leeds Bradford Airport  Yorkshire Evening Post

'Wind shear' - a meterological phenomenon which involves a change in wind speed or direction over a short distance - led to several aborted landings on ...

Collapsed airline Flybmi was once Leeds Bradford Airport's major carrier  Yorkshire Post

It entered administration last weekend amid tough market conditions.

Your journey to Leeds Bradford Airport could soon change as this fly-through video shows  Hull Daily Mail

The road and rail changes could cost up to £100 million.

These are 11 of the best jobs on offer at Leeds Bradford airport right now  Yorkshire Evening Post

Reporting to the Ecommerce Manager, you will craft creative *content* for the airports marketing communications channels. Closing date: Monday 11 March 2019.

Leeds news LIVE: St Patrick's Day road closures | Weather updates | M1 and M62 traffic and travel  Yorkshire Evening Post

All the latest breaking news and updates from across Leeds.

Airport link road proposals are slammed  Wharfedale Observer

AIRPORT link road proposals have been condemned as "ill considered" by Rawdon Parish Council.

Ambulance flight lands at Leeds Bradford Airport carrying girl, 8, injured in ski accident  Yorkshire Evening Post

An eight-year-old Leeds girl has been flown back to the UK by private jet after a horrific skiing accident in the Alps.

Extended drone no-fly zone is welcomed by bosses at Leeds Bradford Airport  Yorkshire Evening Post

A drone no-fly zone around airports has been extended after a string of safety incidents which grounded planes and caused chaos for travellers. Bosses at ...

Full line-up revealed for Northern Transport Summit  Place North West

Hear from HS2, Network Rail, Virgin, as well as Northern council leaders and Mayors, on the billions of pounds being invested into transport, and the ...

YP Letters: Leeds Bradford Airport link plans ignore public opinion  Yorkshire Post

LEEDS City Council doesn't seem to be aware of what the local constituents and the wider population of Leeds want when it comes to a link to the airport. Leeds ...

Plane forced to abort landing at Leeds Bradford airport  Metro

Plane forced to abort landing at Leeds Bradford airport.

TUI Airways have now grounded their Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets after Ethiopia crash  Yorkshire Post

British holiday airline TUI have grounded their fleet of Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes after the model was involved in a fatal crash.

TUI Airways are still flying the same model of aircraft involved in the Ethiopian Airways crash  Yorkshire Evening Post

An airline operating out of Leeds Bradford Airport is the only UK carrier to fly the same model of jet involved in a deadly crash in Africa this week.

Plans for improved Leeds Bradford Airport road links  Hull Daily Mail

Option A is the most expensive of the three alternatives on the table for road links to Leeds Bradford Airport3 of 9. For this piece - Fly-through shows plans for ...

Six little known facts about Roundhay Park  Leeds Live

The famous park in north Leeds has a weird and wonderful past.


Leeds United retail is currently offering a special discount on a number of items available to buy online and at all official Leeds United stores. Supporters can get ...

Leeds City Region Special Report  The Business Desk's Leeds City Region insight week, sponsored by Weightmans and DB Symmetry, explores the opportunities and challenges across the ...

Former University of Leeds student and aid worker, 25, confirmed dead in Ethiopian Airways crash  Yorkshire Post

A 25-year-old British man killed in the Ethiopian Airways plane crash was a former Yorkshire student.

It's a treble! Three more deals for Pullans at historic Joseph's Well  Bdaily

Three new deals have been concluded at Joseph's Well in central Leeds. St George's Crypt, digital agency Blue Mantis and recovery and insolvency specialist ...

Airport expansion plans update for Otley Town Council  Bradford Telegraph and Argus

OTLEY councillors will receive a presentation on Leeds Bradford Airport's expansion plans next week.

Jet2 Training Flights At Corvera Airport In Preparation For Summer Services  Murcia Today is not bringing its passenger flights into operation at the new Region of Murcia International Airport in Corvera until the end of March, when summer ...

Babylonian treasure seized at Heathrow Airport returned to Iraq  Leeds Live

An ancient Babylonian treasure is being returned to Iraq after it was illicitly taken from the country. The cuneiform kudurru, an official document drawn up on the ...

Where are the best car boot sales in and around Leeds in 2019?  Yorkshire Evening Post

A bit of retail therapy is good for the soul, but the frequent splashing of cash can start to take its toll on your bank account.

Why Leeds Bradford Airport is not planning to shut in the snow following '£1.2M investment'  Yorkshire Evening Post

Leeds Bradford Airport says it WON'T be planning to close if and when the snow hits Leeds this week.

Video shows how your journey to Leeds Bradford Airport could change  Leeds Live

The road and rail changes could cost up to £100 million.

New station among big plans for Leeds Bradford airport  The Press, York

THE public will have their say on proposals to improve transport connectivity to Leeds Bradford Airport, including plans for a new railway station…

Leeds men caught smuggling illegal tobacco into the UK  Yorkshire Evening Post

Three Leeds men, who tried to smuggle more than 200 kilos of shisha tobacco worth more than £30000 into the UK, have been sentenced at court.

March 1, 2018: Dramatic photos from the day Beast from the East battered Leeds  Yorkshire Evening Post

One year ago today Leeds was battered by heavy snow and high winds as the Beast from the East sunk its icy teeth into the city.

Mayor and Chair: HS2 foundation stone for northern rail  GOV.UK

Today, Andy Burnham, the Mayor of Greater Manchester, and Allan Cook, Chair of HS2 Ltd, highlight the importance of HS2 in realising the ambitions of ...

Leeds Bradford Airport reveals multi-million pound expansion  Yorkshire Evening Post

LEEDS BRADFORD Airport has announced a multi-million pound new terminal building which it says will allow it to access new international routes and create ...

There's now a live webcam stream of flights from Leeds Bradford Airport  Yorkshire Evening Post

You can now watch planes landing and taking off in real time thanks to a new live webcam stream at Leeds Bradford Airport.

Explosive devices at London station and airports are 'linked' say terrorism police  Yorkshire Evening Post

Police responded to reports of suspicious packages at Waterloo train station and office buildings at Heathrow and London City airports on Tuesday, March 5.

West Yorkshire live news, M62, traffic and weather updates  Leeds Live

The latest traffic, news and weather updates for Leeds, Halifax, Bradford, Huddersfield and Wakefield.

Leeds International Airport refi priced  TXF

AMP Capital has closed a £83 million ($107.2 million) DFI-backed refinancing of the outstanding 2017 £94.5 million debt package stapled to the Leeds ...

Yorkshire to make mark at MIPIM 2019  Insider Media

Yorkshire is heading out to the 2019 MIPIM property conference in numbers, with both the Leeds and Sheffield City Regions on growth trajectories and looking ...

UK weather: Storm Gareth to bring 80mph winds two inches of rain  Daily Mail

Cheltenham Festival has already suffered gales and washouts - hitting 250000 racing fans attending over the four days from today until Friday, and officials now ...

These are the three potential routes for the new Leeds Bradford Airport link road  Yorkshire Evening Post

Leeds City Council are about to open their public consultation on three potential routes for the new Leeds Bradford Airport link road.

Fog causes flight delays at London airports

Heathrow had 41 departures delayed by at least 15 minutes between 6am and 9am.

In search of the Brocken spectre on Burley Moor  The Guardian

A flurry of recent sightings of the Brocken spectre, a spooky weather effect that was in ancient times believed to be a supernatural creature, have made Burley ...

Planes struggle to land at Birmingham Airport as they're battered by Storm Freya winds  Mirror Online

Scary footage captured at Birmingham Airport, shows a number of planes trying to land while be buffeted from side to side.

Frequent flyer: tales from the lost and found  Financial Times

My story last month of leaving my Kindle on a flight from Dubai prompted many readers to email me their experiences. As I read the messages, a map began to ...

Leeds Bradford Airport set to get bigger and better thanks to exciting development plans  Leeds Live

Leeds Council Council has given the project their backing.

Leeds Bradford Airport is having a major 2019 recruitment drive  Yorkshire Post

Leeds Bradford Airport is holding a recruitment day next month to offer job-seekers information about vacancies across several areas of airport operations.

Dublin airport passengers relieved after drone sighting causes brief delay  Leeds Live

After the chaos caused at Gatwick Airport, passengers caught up in delays in Dublin were pleased they were only hit with a 30-minute wait. Following the ...

Polish father-of-five, 75, caught wrong Ryanair flight at Leeds Airport and ended up in Malta  Daily Mail

Pawel Lawreniuk, 75, realised he had landed in Malta rather than Gdansk, Poland, when when he asked a bemused taxi driver to take him home only to ...

Leeds Bradford Airport expansion plans one step closer  Yorkshire Post

Leeds City councillors supported plans to expand Leeds Bradford Airport to accommodate an extra million passengers per year. Early plans for a new terminal ...

These photos show how much has changed at Leeds Bradford Airport since 2017  Yorkshire Post

These photos illustrate just how much Leeds Bradford Airport's terminal frontage has changed between August 2017 and August 2018.

Airline TUI to withdraw flights from Leeds Bradford Airport in 2019  Yorkshire Evening Post

Airline TUI has confirmed that it is cancelling some of its flights and package holidays from Leeds Bradford Airport next summer.

Multimillion-pound Leeds Bradford Airport extension set for approval  Insider Media

Proposals for the multimillion-pound extension of the terminal building at Leeds Bradford Airport look set to get the go-ahead from councillors at a planning ...

Jet2's new Boeing has arrived at Leeds Bradford Airport from Seattle  Yorkshire Evening Post

It had flown directly from Boeing's factory in Seattle, USA, to become the 100th aircraft in the Leeds-based carrier's fleet. Sixteen planes are now based at Leeds ...

flybmi announces daily flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to Oktoberfest city of Munich  Yorkshire Evening Post

The airline flybmi today announces the launch of a daily *service* between Leeds Bradford Airport and the home of Oktoberfest. The new route to Munich in ...

Leeds Bradford airport flight to Heathrow cancelled as snow hits UK  Yorkshire Evening Post

This morning's flight between Leeds Bradford Airport and Heathrow has been cancelled due to adverse weather conditions.

Proposed transport links to Leeds Bradford Airport  Leeds Live

Three options to improve road links to Leeds Bradford Airport are under consideration, along with proposals to build a new airport parkway rail station.

Dramatic images show the moment armed police swooped on suspects near Leeds Bradford Airport  Leeds Live

Images have been revealed which show armed police officers pointing their guns at suspects who were arrested in dramatic circumstances just a few hundred ...

Consultation to improve connectivity to Leeds Bradford Airport  Stray FM

Public consultation and engagement on proposals to improve transport connectivity to Leeds Bradford Airport is to take place in the new year. Senior councillors ...

New book traces history of Leeds Bradford Airport  Ilkley Gazette

THE HISTORY of Leeds Bradford Airport comes under the spotlight in a newly-published book.

Plans to make Leeds Bradford Airport bigger and better have been given the green light  Manchester Evening News

Work on the major extension is going to start in spring.

Stobart cuts dividend in fresh blow to feuding shareholders

Aviation and energy conglomerate Stobart has cut its dividend and will use the cash to expand Southend Airport in a move likely to aggravate two of its biggest ...

These are the worst flights for delays from Leeds Bradford Airport  Leeds Live

The average delay time for every flight leaving the international Leeds airport has been revealed.

This is why a mysterious flight from Leeds Bradford Airport turned back over the Atlantic  Yorkshire Post

Plane spotters tracking a Jet2 flight from Leeds Bradford were puzzled when the plane turned back just west of Ireland.

Abort, abort  BBC News

Planes struggled to land in high winds on Saturday.

Leeds Bradford Airport Expansion Approved by Council

Plans for an extension to the main terminal building at Leeds Bradford Airport have been approved by the Leeds City Council. The decision allows for the.

Get 15% off Long Stay Parking at Leeds Bradford Airport  Minster FM

Book your Long Stay Parking at Leeds Bradford Aiport now to receive 15% off stays between the 1st October 2018 - 30th August 2019 by simply using the promo ...

This is what Leeds Bradford Airport's new £12m terminal building could look like  Yorkshire Evening Post

*Fresh* details have emerged on the proposed improvements to Leeds Bradford Airport as part of plans for a £12m expansion.

‘Leeds Bradford should be the region’s first choice airport’  Yorkshire Evening Post

Transport bosses have called on business leaders to support Leeds Bradford Airport's aim to become the first choice for Yorkshire jet-setters.

William Ryan Key Will Be Playing A Yellowcard Set At Slam Dunk 2019  ROCKSOUND.TV

If you thought that Slam Dunk were done announcing bands on their 2019 line-up - surprise! William Ryan Key will be performing a set at the 2019 events, and ...

First phase of major revamp for Leeds Bradford Airport is now open  Gazette Live

There's a new Starbucks, shops, cafes, bars and lounges :: Teesside passengers are now one of the airport's key target markets.

Record passenger numbers sees turnover hit £31m at Leeds Bradford Airport  The Business Desk

Leeds Bradford Airport has seen revenues surpass the £30 mark in its first full year since being acquired by Australian investment firm AMP Capital.

Airport link road proposals slammed as "folly"  Ilkley Gazette

PLANS to improve links to Leeds Bradford Airport are being slammed as “folly” by transport campaigners.

Why Leeds Bradford Airport wouldn't support new rules on drinking alcohol before flights  Yorkshire Evening Post

Leeds-based airline has backed government plans to crack down on drunk and disruptive behaviour at airports and on flights by limiting the hours that ...

The RAF's new fighter jet has visited Leeds Bradford Airport in one of its first flights  Yorkshire Post

A new stealth fighter aircraft that has only been in operation since the turn of 2019 visited Leeds today.

Delays at Southampton Airport after tyre blows on landing plane  Daily Echo

PASSENGERS using Southampton Airport are facing delays this morning after private plane landing experienced a blow-out on its front wheel.

Fog WARNING: Met Office issues London and south-east SEVERE ALERT - flights and roads hit

The Met Office has issued severe weather warnings for vast swathes of the south-east of Britain as a blanket of fog has delayed flights and caused difficulties on ...

New flights launched from Leeds Bradford Airport to Munich in Germany  Yorkshire Post

Flybmi has today announced the launch of a daily *service* between Leeds Bradford Airport and Munich in Germany, commencing on the 8 April 2019, with one ...

New trains set to connect Yorkshire and London  Yorkshire Post

New trains set to be introduced on the East Coast Mainline by operator LNER will come on stream between Leeds and London first, its managing director has ...

These are the six TUI routes which are being axed from Leeds Bradford Airport  Yorkshire Post

The six destinations which airline TUI will no longer serve from Leeds Bradford Airport have been revealed.

Weekender: flybmi to launch new route from Leeds Bradford Airport to Munich  The Business Desk

flybmi has announced the launch of a daily *service* between Leeds Bradford Airport and Munich, Germany, which will commence on 8 April. The new route will ...

'Bug' on Jet2 plane prompts Leeds Bradford Airport emergency  BBC News

Passengers with a "sickness bug" on a flight from Spain to Leeds Bradford Airport prompted an emergency response. The Yorkshire Ambulance *Service's* (YAS) ...

New state of the art terminal extension set for take-off at Leeds Bradford Airport  Halifax Evening Courier

Plans for a major extension to the main airport terminal building at Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) have been approved by Leeds City Council.

Return of flights to Tunisia as three new Leeds Bradford Airport 2019 destinations are revealed  Yorkshire Evening Post

Tourists will be able to fly to Tunisia's beach resorts from Leeds Bradford again in summer 2019.

5G UK: the phones, networks, and deals you need for 5G in the UK  T3

5G is coming to the UK, and here's everything you need to know right now.

Storm Erik: British Airways aborts landing in vicious gales at Leeds Bradford Airport  Mirror Online

Storm Erik's vicious 70mph gales caused the British Airways plane to abort its landing at the last second at West Yorkshire's Leeds Bradford Airport.

Which airlines fly from Leeds Bradford Airport and which destinations can you fly to  Yorkshire Evening Post

A wealth of destinations can be reached from Leeds Bradford Airport, with 11 airlines flying to the likes of Rome, Barcelona, Reykjavik and New York.

Ryanair flight forced to abort landing twice after hitting 50mph winds  The Independent

A Ryanair flight was forced to abort its landing twice after being buffeted by 50mph winds. The aircraft was on the approach to Leeds Bradford Airport on 13 ...

Dramatic footage shows planes battling Storm Hector to land at Leeds Bradford Airport  Yorkshire Evening Post

This dramatic footage shows the difficult conditions pilots had to contend with while coming in to land at Leeds Beadford Airport today.

First phase of Leeds Bradford Airport redevelopment is complete  Yorkshire Post

Jet setters taking off from Leeds Bradford Airport can experience new shops, cafes, restaurants and bars after the completion of the first phase of a ...

TEN week disruption on road close to Leeds Bradford Airport to repair 100 year old culvert  Yorkshire Evening Post

Essential roadworks close to Leeds Bradford Airport are set to be in place for ten weeks in order to repair and strengthen a 100 year old culvert.

'More planes to fly over Leeds city centre and Headingley' if Leeds Bradford Airport flight path changes  Yorkshire Post

A residents' group has written to the Civil Aviation Authority to object to proposed changes to Leeds Bradford Airport's flight path.

The day a holiday jet carrying over 400 people overshot the runway at Leeds Bradford Airport  Yorkshire Post

Back in 1985, a holiday flight returning from Mallorca overshot the runway in wet conditions while trying to land at Leeds Bradford Airport, and ended up in a ...

Dramatic footage shows pilot battle strong crosswinds at Yorkshire airport  Yorkshire Evening Post

Amazing video footage has emerged that shows the harsh realities pilots face when trying to land their aircraft in high winds.

Jet2 incorrect landing meant tail HIT the runway first - causing damage to the plane  Express

A JET2 plane was involved in an incident which saw its tail strike the ground as it hit the runway landing at Leeds Airport. This resulted in damage to the aircraft.

Magical Santa Flight from Leeds Bradford Airport gives children the trip of a lifetime  Leeds Live

A specially chartered plane took off from Leeds Bradford Airport this morning with around 150 children from across Yorkshire taking to the skies in search of ...