Kirkstall Abbey is a particularly fine example of the remains of a Medieval Cistercian Monastery.
Just four miles from Leeds is Temple Newsam House a magnificent country house, whose grounds contain the largest rare breeds centre in the world.
A strategic transport plan for the North, setting out the £60bn worth of spending needed over the next three decades, will be unveiled next month after being agreed by the region’s 19 transport authorities.
Transport for the North will become the first strategic body of its type on April 1, meaning the Government will have to take its views into account when deciding where it allocates vital infrastructure funding.
The cosmopolitan city of Leeds,is considered the second commercial centre after London.