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Preparations 'well underway' for Yorkshire rail strike next week

October will begin with a headache for Yorkshire commuters as a Northern rail strike begins.

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More rail strikes to hit Northern services

More rail strikes to hit Northern services

Workers at four rail companies - including Northern - are to stage two 24-hour strikes due to worsening disputes over the role of guards and driver-only trains.

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The Yorkshire Air Ambulance will begin night flights

Yorkshire Air Ambulance to fly at night

The Yorkshire Air Ambulance will begin its first night flights after being given permission from the Civil Aviation Authority.

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Drivers have been warned to stay away from a number of dangerous roads when Storm Aileen hits tonight.

Highways Agency reveals list of Yorkshire roads you should avoid during Storm Aileen

Drivers are being urged to take extra care on motorways and major 'A roads' tonight and tomorrow morning as Storm Aileen strikes Yorkshire.

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Police confirm names of tragic youngsters killed in M62 smash in Yorkshire

Police today released the names of two young children from West Yorkshire killed in a crash on the M62.

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A picture of the scene. Credit: @NYorksRPG.

Severe delays on major Yorkshire routes after building truck falls on carriageway

Motorists face severe delays after a building truck fell from a lorry onto a major Yorkshire road junction.
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UK petrol prices are set to soar.

Motorists warned to expect rise in unleaded petrol prices as US hurricane whips up demand

British drivers are being warned that the price of unleaded petrol could jump in the coming days as demand in the US – as a result of Hurricane Harvey – has seen wholesale prices soar.

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Industrial action is set to disrupt Northern services on September 1 and September 4.

Everything you need to know about how strikes will affect Northern services in Yorkshire

Rail passengers in Yorkshire are being warned to prepare for significant disruption to services ahead of two 24-hour walkouts.

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Find out more about plans to upgrade the M621

Find out more about plans to upgrade the M621

A number of open events are being held to provide information about upgrades to a busy Leeds commuter route.

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Police from Knaresborough attended the crash site and took this photo

Light aircraft loses wing after miracle crash landing in North Yorkshire field

A pilot had a lucky escape when he managed to safely land his light aircraft in a field today.

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The collision happened on the northbound link road between the A1M and A168 near Dishforth. Picture: Google

A1M link road closed in North Yorkshire as accident investigation continues

Accident investigators were working at the scene of a crash which took place just off the A1M in North Yorkshire this morning.
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The link road between the A1M and the A168 at Dishforth was closed. Picture: Google

Update: A1M link road in North Yorkshire reopens after accident investigation

Accident investigators have completed their work at the scene of a crash which took place just off the A1M in North Yorkshire this morning.

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Keep on moving! Leeds Festival traffic plan aims to kick out the jams

Leeds Festival bosses have revealed details of a traffic masterplan designed to keep the city on the move during the build-up to this year’s concerts.

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Warning over Bank Holiday delays to rail services in Yorkshire

Rail passengers are being warned to expect delays on northern services as a project preparing for the start of work on HS2 in London gets underway over the Bank Holiday weekend.

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Incredible cockpit photo shows Red Arrows flying over the Yorkshire Dales

Incredible cockpit photo shows Red Arrows flying over the Yorkshire Dales

Did you spot the Red Arrows flying over the Yorkshire Dales yesterday?
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Driver dies after car collided with telegraph pole in Harrogate

Driver dies after car collided with telegraph pole in Harrogate

A motorist has died after the car he was travelling in collided with a telegraph pole in Harrogate.

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Harrogate residents make up half of all those who filed reports, concerned about speeding in their area, to North Yorkshire County Council in the last five years.

Half of all speeding complaints to council in FIVE YEARS came from Harrogate

Motorists speeding through Harrogate could be among the most-complained-about drivers in North Yorkshire, according to a new report.

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Shocking footage shows passengers falling down Leeds Station escalators

Shocking footage shows passengers falling down Leeds Station escalators

Network Rail have released wince-worthy footage of heavily-laden passengers falling down the escalators at Leeds Station.

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Will roadworks affect your journey?

Will roadworks affect your journey next week?

If you're planning on travelling up and down the roads of Yorkshire over the coming week, check the list below to see if your journey will be affected.
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The temporary traffic lights are expected to be in place for one week.

Final stage of Parliament Street junction upgrades sees temporary lights installed

Motorists can expect roadworks and temporary traffic light systems at the Parliament Street - Ripon Road junction in Harrogate starting from next week.
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