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St Patrick's Day Parade

16 March 2014 11:00am - 4:30pm

The Leeds St Patrick's Day Parade is in its fifteenth year of celebrating all things Irish


Since the year 2000, The Leeds Irish Community have celebrated St Patrick's Day with Irish Music, culture and dance.

This is a fantastic event for families and friends of all ages, and all are welcome to join in the fun on Millennium Square.


Price:   Free event

Contact details:   www.leedsgoirish.co.uk

Additional information:  

Millennium Square 

Calverley Street


Leeds' award winning outdoor public space and live entertainment venue



Millennium Square can be accessed off Portland Gate / Portland Crescent, Cookridge Street, Rossington Street, Great George Street or Calverley Street with level / sloped access provided at each of these points. Exact entrance and exit arrangements will however, vary depending on specific events.

The Square slopes down from North to South and slightly from East to West.

Seating is provided to the North and West edges of the Square in the form of metal benches which incorporate back rests and arm rests.

When an event is being held in the Square, disabled persons toilets are provided with the choice of both left and right handed transfer on a RADAR lock basis. The disabled toilets are located within the main toilets underneath the Brodrick Terrace to the North East of the Square and accessible via a ramped approach.

If an event is not being held on in the Square, the nearest disabled persons toilets are located in the Leeds City Museum (subject to museum opening hours).

The nearest Changing Places toilet to Millennium Square is located in the Leeds Gallery Shop & Café, Central Library and Art Gallery on The Headrow.

On street designated disabled persons parking (4 hour time limit, no return within 1 hour) is available on:
Portland Gate (to the North side of the Square)
Portland Crescent (to the North side of the Square)
Rossington Street (to the South East side of the Square)
Cookridge Street (to the South side of the Square)
Alexander Street (to the South side of the Square)
Calverley Street (to the West side of the Square)

Woodhouse Lane multi storey car park also provides non-time limited designated parking on Levels 1 and 7 which is free for blue badge holders.

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