New digital billboard application on A64(M) in LS1 6PQ (reference 20/02262/ADV)

Advertising giant JCDecaux has submitted yet another application to the Leeds city council to build a 3.5 x 6.5 m electronic billboard on the A64, in LS1 6PQ. This is just before the slip road merges into the A64, where cars coming from the city try to join the highway. What a great spot to be distracted! The deadline for objections is the 19th of … Continue reading New digital billboard application on A64(M) in LS1 6PQ (reference 20/02262/ADV)

Digital billboard application on Woodhouse Lane in LS2 3AX (reference 20/02263/ADV)

Advertising Giant JCDecaux has submitted yet another application to the Leeds city council to build a 3.5 x 6.5 m electronic billboard on Woodhouse Lane in LS2 3AX. JCDecaux wants to fill up a currently open space in a grassy area with a new billboard. The deadline for objections is the 15th of May. There are multiple reasons why this is a bad idea. Below … Continue reading Digital billboard application on Woodhouse Lane in LS2 3AX (reference 20/02263/ADV)

Digital billboard application on the roundabout on LS12 6HX (reference 20/01535/ADV)

There is a new application to the Leeds city council to build an electronic billboard on the roundabout in LS12 6HX (planning reference: 20/01535/ADV). This electronic billboard would replace an existing paper one, which means more ads (since the electronic one will be displaying a new image every 10 seconds or so) and more visual impact (because digital billboards are brighter than paper ones). The … Continue reading Digital billboard application on the roundabout on LS12 6HX (reference 20/01535/ADV)

Rejected application for a planning permission for a digital ad in Sheepscar, Leeds!

We found out that an application for a new digital ad display in Sheepscar was rejected on 22 January 2020 on the grounds of amenity. We previously submitted a disapproving comment as we had concerns about increased energy use and climate change, so we are overall very pleased with the rejection. The application’s number is 19/07383/ADV and concerned a proposal to replace the current internally … Continue reading Rejected application for a planning permission for a digital ad in Sheepscar, Leeds!

Digital 8×5 m billboard application on the land close to the Eastgate Roundabout

There is a new application to the Leeds City Council to build a new hotel in LS2 on the land between Eastgate Roundabout, Dyer Street And St Peters Street A61. As a part of that they plan to also put up a giant digital advertisement screen on one of the facades of the hotel. Deadline for objections is on Monday, November 18th, 2019. To make … Continue reading Digital 8×5 m billboard application on the land close to the Eastgate Roundabout