‘Danger bypass needs bridge’

More than one thousand people have backed a campaign to build a pedestrian bridge over a busy bypass road after a young rugby player from Leeds was seriously injured.


Traffic alert: Leeds roads gridlocked with 30-minute delays

Motorists and public transport passengers in Leeds face long delays at rush hour today (Wednesday) as traffic is queuing across the city.

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‘Turn your words into action’ plea to Leeds transport bosses over trolleybus successor

A new mass transport system to replace the scrapped trolleybus and Supertram plans WILL form part of Leeds’s future transport vision, council bosses confirmed today.

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Leeds Bradford Airport.

Breaking: Christmas lights switch causing Leeds Bradford Airport traffic delays

Passengers travelling to Leeds Bradford Airport face heavy disruption today (Tuesday) as roads are closed in Leeds for a Christmas lights switch-on event.

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New Road, Yeadon. Picture: Google.

UPDATED: Rush hour delays in Leeds after car collides with traffic lights

Motorists in Leeds faced rush hour delays after a car collided with a set of traffic lights this afternoon (Tuesday).
Commuters pile onto a train

Move right down the carriage: 29m squeeze through Leeds station

LEEDS Station was named today as the third busiest in the country, outside London.

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Highways England has shared this image of the incident on Twitter.

Traffic alert: Vehicle fire forces M1 lane closures near Wakefield

Two lanes of the M1 were closed this morning while emergency services deal with the aftermath of a vehicle fire.
Leeds City Council has announced an overhaul of the city's bus network.

Bus overhaul for £180m revealed in second wave of Leeds transport plan

An overhaul of bus services in Leeds has been announced by council chiefs in the second wave of a £270m transport masterplan.

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Elderly man may have been driving wrong way on A64 before fatal crash

Elderly man may have been driving wrong way on A64 before fatal crash

An elderly man has died after being involved in a crash on the A64 motorway this weekend.

A new train station could be built near Leeds Bradford Airport.

Your views: Are you in favour of building three new railway stations in Leeds?

PROPOSALS to build three new railway stations in Leeds, including one near the city’s airport, proved a big talking point with readers.

Two vehicles collided in Otley this morning.

Crash causes disruption for Leeds commuters as road blocked

BUS SERVICES were being diverted this morning after a crash led police in Leeds to close a road.

A new railway station serving Leeds Bradford Airport is among the proposals outlined today by Leeds city council. Pic: Tony Johnson

New stations at airport and White Rose in Leeds’ £270m transport shake-up

Landmark plans to build a new station serving Leeds Bradford Airport have been revealed as part of a £270m transport investment by city leaders.

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Motorway disruption after collision on A66M in Yorkshire

Motorists face delays today (Sunday) after a crash on the A66M in Yorkshire.

Police have closed part of the Stanningley By-Pass after an accident.

Travel alert: Major Leeds road closed after serious accident

POLICE closed a section of a major road in Leeds this morning after a serious accident.

The Daily Telegraph said Transport Secretary Chris Grayling is preparing to tell the publicly-owned Network Rail that he wants it to share responsibility for running the tracks with the private operating companies. Credit: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Network Rail ‘to lose control of track maintenance’

Network Rail is to be stripped of its control over Britain’s railway tracks, with new powers being passed to the train operators, in a major reorganisation of the system, it is reported.

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Train fares will go up by an average of 2.3% next year, the rail industry has announced.

Rail price rises ‘a kick in the teeth’ for Yorkshire passengers

Rail fare price rises are to ignite a “winter of discontent”, campaigners have warned, as it emerges costs are to increase by an average of 2.3 per cent next month.

Train fares will go up by an average of 2.3% next year, the rail industry has announced.

‘Winter of discontent’ as commuters hit with biggest train fare rise in three years

TRAIN fares will go up by an average of 2.3% next month, igniting what a Yorkshire MP has called a winter of discontent. It is the largest rise in three years and will take effect from January 2.

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Crash blocks slip road off M62

A lane is closed on an exit slip road of the M62 in West Yorkshire making it a slow commute home.


YEP Says: The roads to nowhere costing Yorkshire £90bn

Leeds is a commuter city; its burgeoning economy dependent on the tens of thousands who make their way into the city every morning and home again every night.

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