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Arriva North trains set for three-day strike in July

Trains are set to grind to a hall during a three-day strike by staff at Arriva Rail North.

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Smartcard use up by 20 per cent, says combined authority chairman

The chairman of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority has celebrated the “huge impact” of a smartcard travel scheme.

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Travel alert: Services returning to normal after incident on railway near Todmorden

Travel alert: Services returning to normal after incident on railway near Todmorden

Passengers were warned to expect delays and service cancellations after emergency services respond to an incident on the rail network in West Yorkshire.
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The man died after being struck by a train near Todmorden Railway Station. Picture: Google

Man dies after being struck by train near Todmorden station

A man has died this afternoon after being hit by a train on the railway line close to Todmorden station.

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Planned motorway roadworks from June 12 to 18.

Next week’s planned roadworks

These are the planned roadworks for Yorkshire’s motorways for the week ahead.

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Northern shared this picture showing the aftermath of the landslip.

Rail engineers work through night to clear landslip near Mytholmroyd which caused severe disruption

Rail services between Halifax and Hebden Bridge have resumed this morning after trees were swept onto the railway line during a landslip.

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The group of 18 women said they were left speechless after the entrepreneur personally offered to send them away on a complimentary dream trip to the USA.

Branson comes to aid of hen-do kicked off flight with free Vegas trip

Sir Richard Branson has come to the aid of a hen-do who were kicked off a flight for wearing "Bitches on Tour" T-shirts by sending them on a free holiday - to LAS VEGAS.

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Heavy rainfall and hail stones in Crossgates, Leeds. Picture: @lynger2000

Reports of flash flooding in Yorkshire as stormy weather hits region

Flash flooding has been reported in Yorkshire as stormy weather passes through the region this afternoon.
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More than 300 miles of roadworks are lifted this Bank Holiday

More than 300 miles of roadworks are lifted this Bank Holiday

Highways England is lifting more than 300 miles of roadworks to help people travelling this May bank holiday.

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Changes to North Kirklees bus services this weekend

Changes to North Kirklees bus services this weekend

West Yorkshire Combined Authority is reminding public transport users that there are timetable changes affecting local bus services this weekend, Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 May.

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DVSA issue vehicle recall warning - is yours on the list?

DVSA issue vehicle recall warning - is yours on the list?

The DVSA have issued a list of vehicles that are currently wanted for recall for safety reasons as part of the DVSA safety recall scheme.

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Traffic alert: M62 closure in place in West Yorkshire after crash

Traffic alert: M62 closure in place in West Yorkshire after crash

Emergency services are at the scene of a collision involving a lorry and three other cars on the M62 in West Yorkshire.

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Don't become a victim of fraud on your holiday.

Warning as more holidaymakers fall victim to fraud

Holidaymakers are losing an average of £1200 to holiday fraud, according to Action Fraud - the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime.

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Crash on M62 near Leeds is cleared

AN accident  on the M62 near Leeds caused major delays tonight.
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Traffic alert: Delays on M62 near Brighouse after several vehicles involved in crash

Traffic alert: Delays on M62 near Brighouse after several vehicles involved in crash

Emergency services are at the scene of a crash on the M62 in West Yorkshire.
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SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

SPEED CAMERAS: Latest hot spot locations

Speed cameras will be at the following locations across the Kirklees district this week:

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Planned roadworks in Yorkshire - April 18 to April 23

Planned roadworks in Yorkshire - April 18 to April 23

These are the planned roadworks for the motorways and major A roads in the Yorkshire region for the week ahead.

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Warning to holidaymakers ahead of the great Easter get-away

Warning to holidaymakers ahead of the great Easter get-away

Easter traffic is expected to peak on Thursday as leisure travellers battle for space on the roads with regular commuters.

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Video: ‘Selifie’ kids risk their lives on railway lines

Video: ‘Selifie’ kids risk their lives on railway lines

Shocking pictures and video have been released of people trespassing and taking pictures of themselves on railway lines in Yorkshire

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Traffic alert: M62 motorway delays of up to TWO HOURS after tanker breaks down

Motorists are being warned of delays up to two hours on the M62 motorway after a tanker broke down.
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