The Grammar School at Leeds is an independent school for children aged 3 through to 18 and is consistently considered excellent in their GSAL inspections. Alternatively there is Richmond House, another independent school or if you prefer, there is Carr Manor Community School, rated Good in their recent Ofsted report.
Leeds Outer Ring Road, also known as the A6120, is a main strategic route for the city of Leeds. At approximately 25 miles long, it runs from Beeston to Bramley, almost circling the entire city. It also connects with the M1 motorway.
The A61 connects north and south Yorkshire, running almost parallel to the M1 from Sheffield through Leeds and up to Harrogate.
Headingley has its own train station, just off Kirkstall Lane, which operates regular trains into Leeds, Knaresborough and York.
Home of the Yorkshire County Cricket Club, Leeds Rhinos Rugby League Team and the Yorkshire Carnegie Rugby Union Clubs, it’s no wonder Headingley Stadium is a hive of activity and excitement in Headingley almost all year round. It’s also recently enjoyed no less that £45m worth of brand new facilities including new executive lounges and suites, so it’s set to be an even more popular and impressive venue in the years to come too.
Harewood House is one of the Treasure Houses of England. It was built in the 18th century and is especially renowned for its art collections. Throughout the year visitors to the estate can enjoy everything from art exhibitions to the rare bird garden, farm experience and last but by no means least the 100 acres of grounds and gardens. It’s the perfect destination for a fun, interesting and all weather day out that’s right on the doorstep.