All occasions, routines and classes held in Leeds parks will be cancelled till the close of June.
Friday, 27th March 2020, 6: 00 am
Leeds Town Council has designed the final decision to cancel the occasions to assist regulate the impact of coronavirus.
The cancellation covers all events and things to do, like fitness classes, forest universities and also farmers’ marketplaces.
Parks in Leeds do stay open but site visitors ought to make positive they are social distancing – this signifies remaining two metres apart from every single other.
Playgrounds in parks, skate-parks and out of doors gyms continue being closed.
Councillor Mohammed Rafique, Leeds City Council’s executive member for environment and lively existence, said: “In what are extremely hard instances, we are continuing to watch all of the direction with regards to coronavirus really closely.
“We have therefore taken the conclusion to cancel all planned things to do, activities and lessons established to be held in park internet sites until eventually at minimum the conclusion of June. I comprehend that this will lead to disappointment for some individuals, but we ought to get each stage we can to protect the well being and wellbeing of the community and our council team.
“We will offer a even further update pertaining to pursuits, gatherings and lessons established to be held in park internet sites from July onwards closer to the time.”