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Broken down train causing delays between Leeds and Harrogate

A BROKEN down train between Leeds and Harrogate has led to the cancellation of some rail services this morning.

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Northern Rail chiefs take on the big questions for Leeds travellers

Today the Yorkshire Evening Post shines a spotlight on the rail network as part of our week long series looking at transport in Leeds. We have asked chiefs at Northern Rail a series of questions about how to keep our city moving.

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New bus masterplan aims to keep Leeds on the move

Civic leaders in Leeds today unveiled proposals designed to revolutionise bus travel on some of the city’s busiest roads.

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Wrangbrook Lane, Upton. Image: Google.

Man dead and woman fighting for life after head-on crash in Upton near Pontefract

A MAN has died and a woman is fighting for life in hospital following a head-on crash in Upton near Pontefract this morning.

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Wrangbrook Lane, Upton. Image: Google

Two people seriously injured in crash at Upton near Pontefract: Road remains closed

A MAN and a woman were seriously injured in a two-car crash in Upton near Pontefract this morning.
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SLOW PROGRESS: Traffic queuing on Wellington Street, one of the main routes in the centre of Leeds.

Is Leeds stuck in the slow lane or a city that is definitely going places?

SHEFFIELD has its Supertram, Manchester its Metrolink, Newcastle the Tyne & Wear Metro and Nottingham its NET express transit system.

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This is why traffic in Leeds could be even WORSE on Monday

This is why traffic in Leeds could be even WORSE on Monday

Drivers could face chaos on the M621 on tomorrow's commute as roadworks get underway.

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Roadworks in Leeds.

Roadworks in Leeds

Here are the roadworks around Leeds from Monday, February 19.

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An abandoned car.

A six-fold increase in abandoned cars in UK

Britain is becoming a scrapyard for abandoned cars, claims a well-known price comparison website.

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PIC: James Hardisty

Transport top of the agenda for Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn on Leeds visit

Transport was top of the agenda when Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn visited Leeds to hear about the planned £500m redevelopment of the city’s main railway station.

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The crashed happened in Otley Road, close to the junction with Cottage Road. Picture: Google

Police directing traffic after motorcyclist injured in crash in Headingley

Emergency services are at the scene of a crash in Leeds which has left a major road partially blocked.

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Cars are being diverted through Bramley bus station to avoid the crash scene. Picture: Google

Road near Bramley bus station closed after police called to crash scene

Cars were diverted through Bramley bus station while Leeds police responded to a crash on the main road.
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CAR-MAGEDDON: Just another typical day for motorists in Leeds.

Neil Hudson: Healthy journeys take longer

It’s Saturday around lunchtime and I’m travelling just over a mile from my house to JumpArena for a children’s party. It’s raining outside and so we’ve taken the car. However, the journey, which involves crossing the Kirkstall Bridge junction and no fewer than six sets of traffic lights, take us the best part of an hour.

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‘Ambitious’ ring road improvements aim to help Leeds go green

Work is set to begin later this month to improve three outer ring road junctions in Leeds.

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Watch woman walk dog along guided busway on Leeds five-lane carriageway

They're reserved exclusively for buses.

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The M621 in Leeds.

Months of disruption ahead as next phase starts on M621 Leeds work

Motorists will continue to face disruption on a major commuter route near Leeds as the next phase of upgrades to the M621 begins.

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M621 in Leeds to have speed limit reduced and lanes narrowed

A scheme to improve safety along a major commuter route in Leeds will move to the next phase next week.

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Huge RAF transport plane visits Leeds Bradford Airport

This enormous military transport plane performed four approaches to Leeds Bradford Airport today.

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Updated: Delays clearing on M62 in West Yorkshire after multi-car crash

Updated: Delays clearing on M62 in West Yorkshire after multi-car crash

Motorists suffered rush hours delays after a multi-car crash on the M62 motorway in West Yorkshire.
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Leeds passenger left underwhelmed by £1.04 compensation for cancelled train journey

Leeds passenger left underwhelmed by £1.04 compensation for cancelled train journey

A Leeds woman trying to obtain a refund for a cancelled commute was unimpressed to receive a cheque for just £1.04.

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