Leeds Local Information
Leeds is recognised as the regional capital of Yorkshire and the Humber, an area with a population of around five million - similar to that of Scotland or Denmark
Leeds is linked by rail to London King's Cross with a journey time of only two hours, as well as major European business and holiday destinations via Leeds Bradford International Airport.
The University of Leeds attracts more student applications than any other university in the country - making Leeds the number one destination in the UK. Leeds city centre has over 1000 shops and is the region's prime shopping destination.