First Direct Arena Leeds

First Direct Arena set to welcome US rock superstar Bruce Springsteen as it opens its doors to the public on Wednesday July 24th 2013

Plans have been unveiled ahead of the opening of Leeds’s £60m arena.

The First Direct Arena is set to welcome US rock superstar Bruce Springsteen as it opens its doors to the public on Wednesday.

Council bosses have revealed their plans to show how the city wiill cope with the thousands of music fans expected to flock to Leeds.

Merrion Street will close from 10pm to allow the car park at the Merrion Centre, which is one of two official arena car parks along with Woodhouse Lane, to empty following the concert.

 

 

Source: Yorkshire Evening Post. 22 July 2013