Lawson Craddock Leads the Tour into Town

Ten months after the Tour de France left its mark on Yorkshire – or the other way around – ¬†we were at it again. This time, the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire ended, rather than began, in Leeds. I caught it winding its way to Roundhay Park through the ‘hood in Alwoodley. This is Team Giant-Alpecin’sContinue reading “Lawson Craddock Leads the Tour into Town”

Leeds Dock (Or Clarence Dock, or New Dock)

Its difficult to know what to call this area. It has suffered an identity crisis ever since the first flats were completed around 2007-08, before the boom went bust. Ever since, businesses have come up and gone under. At various points in time there was a thriving Indian restaurant, a casino, a high-end chef’s restaurant,Continue reading “Leeds Dock (Or Clarence Dock, or New Dock)”