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Trains to London every 30 minutes from May

THE FIRST half-hourly train service to run between West Yorkshire and London, six days a week, will begin in May, Virgin Trains announced yesterday.

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Dashcam footage shows the horrific crash involving Christopher Dye.

WATCH: Yorkshire motorist shocked at road rage accusation after he tried to help trapped driver

A medical sales rep has said he was shocked to be accused of road rage after he tried to help a trapped driver following a dramatic motorway crash.
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Bus firm slated at Leeds travel inquiry

The main bus operator in Leeds used “intensive lobbying” more than ten years ago to “scupper” chances of alternative travel options in the city – and has used the city as a “cash cow”, a meeting was told.

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Delays on M1 near Wakefield after crash

Delays on M1 near Wakefield after crash

Three lanes of the M1 are currently closed after an accident in West Yorkshire.
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The crash happened on West Chevin Road

Young Otley gardener killed in motorbike crash

A 20-year-old gardener from Otley has been killed in a motorbike accident.

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Broken traffic lights cause chaos at major Leeds junction

Traffic lights are out at a major Leeds junction this morning.

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Designers working on Pokemon Go-style gaming app for Cycle Superhighway users

Designers working on Pokemon Go-style gaming app for Cycle Superhighway users

Software developers from the University of Bradford are working on a 'Pokemon Go'-style app aimed at users of the Cycle Superhighway.

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STRIKE: A quiet but coping Leeds train station during last weeks strike action. PIC: James Hardisty

Rail workers to stage 24-hour strike on Grand National Day

Workers at three rail operators are to stage a fresh 24-hour strike on the day of the Grand National in bitter disputes over staffing and the role of conductors.

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South Leeds: Measures to cut speeding in Morley and Drighlington

Monitoring devices are being installed in South Leeds as part of plans to cut speeding in the area.

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PET HATES: A survey of young drivers has revealed their top five anxieties.

Breaking down is top of rookies’ worry list

THE TOP five fears for young drivers has been revealed.

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Latest mobile speed camera locations for Leeds

Latest mobile speed camera locations around Leeds.

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Traffic warning for drivers after Leeds city centre smash

Motorists are being warned to expect disruption this morning following a road accident in Leeds city centre.

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Local MP Stuart Andrew, Leeds City Council leader Coun Judith Blake and CEG's Jon Kenny at the opening of the station.

New Leeds train station smashes its annual target in just five months

A new Leeds railway station is proving just the ticket for people keen to avoid the city’s traffic-choked roads.

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Crash causes delays on main route into city centre

Drivers have been caught up in delays after a crash on the Armley Gyratory this afternoon.

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Delays expected in Leeds city centre after crash outside Starbucks

Delays are building up in Leeds city centre tonight after an accident outside a Starbucks coffee shop.
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Woman who died after collision in Yorkshire is named

Woman who died after collision in Yorkshire is named

North Yorkshire Police has named a woman who died at the scene after a collision near Easingwold as Patricia ‘Jenny’ Cresswell.

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More train woes for passengers over Easter.

Easter rail works to hit services in Yorkshire

BRITONS hoping for an Easter getaway by train could find their plans disrupted as Network Rail has announced it will be carrying out more than 200 engineering projects over the bank holiday weekend.

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Rail group rubbishes ‘tram train’ airport link from Leeds

A TRANSPORT pressure group has rubbished proposals by an MP to build a “tram-train” between Leeds and its airport.

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Travel update: Trains cancelled and delayed at Leeds station after electrical wire damage

Travel update: Trains cancelled and delayed at Leeds station after electrical wire damage

A train from Leeds to Skipton has been cancelled after overhead electrical wires were damaged.

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