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VIDEO: New £33m road to bring homes and jobs to city

Thousands of jobs will be created and thousands of homes built thanks to the opening of the long-awaited £33m relief road in Wakefield.

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The proposed strive of Arriva North Trains will go ahead on Friday.

Arriva Rail North workers to strike in driver-only trains row after talks fail

A 24-hour strike on Arriva Rail North will go ahead on Friday after the failure of talks to resolve a dispute over the role of guards.
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RAF Airbus visits Leeds Bradford Airport

A large military aircraft has visited Leeds Bradford this morning.
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Police launch crackdown on drivers in Leeds cycle accident black spot

Police launch crackdown on drivers in Leeds cycle accident black spot

Police will target drivers who pass too close to cyclists on a busy commuter route in Leeds.
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Virgin Trains East Coast strike suspended

A planned strike affecting trains between Leeds, Wakefield and London this weekend has been called off.
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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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Rail strike - April 28: Northern announces outline timetable of train services on day

Northern has today announced its outline timetable for train services that will run during industrial action on Friday, April 28.

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Latest mobile speed camera locations for Leeds

Latest mobile speed camera locations around Leeds.

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‘Regionalised licences would cost millions’

Introducing regional flags and symbols on UK driving licences and licence plates after Brexit would face “significant” practical problems, a Transport Minister has warned.

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AERIAL VIDEO: A moment of history as The Flying Scotsman joins four-train showcase

It was an incredible sight as four iconic trains made history in Yorkshire.
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(L-R) Flying Scotsman and Virgin Trains' new Azuma travel in the same direction alongside two of Virgin Trains' present day fleet - to depict the past, present and future of UK rail travel.  Picture by David Parry/PA Wire

PHOTOS: Incredible sight as four iconic trains make history in Yorkshire

It was a sight which had never been witnessed on the tracks before, four generations of trains spanning the past, present and future of rail travel on the East Coast main line, all travelling in parallel in the same direction through the Yorkshire countryside.

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WATCH: Four iconic trains travel side-by-side through Yorkshire to celebrate the East Coast Main Line

Four trains from different eras travelled in parallel along the East Coast Main Line this morning.
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Newcastle-bound passengers diverted to Leeds Bradford Airport after turbulence

Newcastle-bound passengers diverted to Leeds Bradford Airport after turbulence

High winds in the north-east yesterday meant a holiday flight had to be diverted to Leeds Bradford Airport.
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Police heading to scene of M62 crash near Castleford

Police heading to scene of M62 crash near Castleford

West Yorkshire Police are responding to reports of a crash on the M62 near Castleford.
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The car flipped onto its roof in Leeds Road, Kippax. Picture: Google

Car flipped onto roof as it crashed into hedge in Leeds

A driver has been taken to hospital after his car flipped onto its roof and crashed into a hedge in Leeds.

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Latest mobile speed camera locations for Leeds

Latest mobile speed camera locations around Leeds.

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Speeding laws to get tougher from April 24

Stricter penalties for speeding will come into force next week.

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US Air Force plane visits Leeds Bradford Airport for the first time

A Hercules transport plane owned by the United States Air Force was seen over Leeds Bradford Airport last night.

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Queue-jumping driver snared by police

Queue-jumping driver snared by police

This audacious driver got more than they bargained for when they tried to jump a queue on the M621 this morning.
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‘Full service’ on Virgin trains during Tour de Yorkshire strike

Virgin Trains says it will run a full timetable during a 48-hour strike by some of its east coast staff during the weekend of the Tour de Yorkshire cycle race.

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