Cholera outbreaks in and caused the authorities to address the problems of drainage, sanitation, and water supply. Water was pumped from the River Wharfe, but by it was too heavily polluted to be usable. The Leeds Improvement Act sought to improve the quality of working class housing by restricting the number of homes that could be built in a single terrace. The middle-class flight from the industrial areas led to development beyond the borough at Roundhay and Adel. From the early s, the Yorkshire House-to-House Electricity Company supplied electricity to Leeds until it was purchased by Leeds Corporation and became a municipal supply.
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Leeds Castle News Garden Highlights: What to See at Leeds Castle this Spring Open all-year-round, the grounds of Leeds Castle provide the perfect setting to experience all four seasons; from the widespread autumn colour and spring wildflowers that fill the Woodland Walk with life, to the expertly planted formal gardens that bloom vividly each summer. Our Head Gardener, Andrew McCoryn, shares his top tips on what flowers to look out for around the Castle grounds this spring… February By the end of this month, you should be able to spot pockets of seasonal snowdrops bursting through in the Mill Garden and in the Woodland Walk on your approach to the Castle. Be sure to also visit the Culpeper Garden to see the dozens of vibrant purple crocuses. March and April Throughout March and April, visitors will be able to see hundreds of daffodils growing both alongside the Castle moat and in the Culpeper Garden. May Enjoy a splendid display of tulips and bearded irises in a rainbow of colours in the Culpeper Garden.
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Wet and windy overnight in the north, mostly dry elsewhere. This Evening and Tonight: A wet and windy night across many northern and western parts of the UK, with the rain heavy over western upslopes.
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