Supplies restored after burst pipe leaves 155 properties without water in Leeds

Some 155 properties in Leeds were without water for more than five hours because of a burst water pipe.

Rodley Lane, Leeds (Google)

Yorkshire Water first warned of the disruption at around 10.15am, saying homes in the LS13 area of the city had been affected.

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It said supplies had been shut off to allow ‘essential repairs’ to the pipe in Rodley Lane.

Offering an update on Twitter this afternoon, Yorkshire Water said: “Overland supply is now up and running, so supplies should be coming back on.

“We will need to do a road closure to complete the repair, this is to be done shortly. Further updates to come.”