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West Yorkshire motorway is nation’s slowest

Leeds and West Yorkshire are home to two of the UK’s slowest motorways.

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Three car crash and road closure causes town centre delays

Three car crash and road closure causes town centre delays

A three car crash and a road closure caused delays on the streets around Halifax town centre this morning (Monday).

Transport
Severe delays on M62 after crash

Severe delays on M62 after crash

Motorists have faced severe delays on the M62 this morning due to a collision on the westbound carriageway.

Transport
M18 closed after collision

Part of busy A646 route through Calder Valley to close this weekend for resurfacing works

Part of the busy A646 route in Hebden Bridge will be closed this weekend while resurfacing works get underway.

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Road to close due to unstable tree

A Halifax road will be closed today (Thursday) as Calderdale Council carries out emergency work.

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Fifth of drivers admit to regularly speeding in 20mph zones

FOUR in ten UK drivers admit breaking the speed limit in 20mph zones by at least 10mph, with a fifth (21 per cent) saying they do so on a weekly basis.

Transport
Passengers continue to be taken for a ride on overcrowded and late-running trains.

Tom Richmond: A fare deal on trains means ticket prices linked to reliability

GIVEN that Britain now has a Government which is committed to working in the interests of all – and not just a privileged few – how about Ministers living up to this mantra and getting the railways back on track?

Opinion
Junction 2 on the M621 motorway in Leeds.

Long delays on Leeds motorway after vehicle overturns

Traffic is at a standstill on the M621 motorway in Leeds after a vehicle overturned today (Sunday).

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Motorway delays after crash on M1 closes lane

Motorists travelling on the M1 motorway in Yorkshire could face delays after a crash.

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Parking outside the shops in Skircoat Green, Skircoat Green Road.

Parking tariffs around hospital to increase

Hospital visitors and staff will have to pay more in some streets in Skircoat Green as Calderdale Council looks to introduce increase car parking charges.

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An on-street parking machine in Harrogate.

‘They didn’t listen’: Councillors push through Sunday parking charges in Harrogate

COUNCILLORS were accused today of ignoring the wishes of residents, as they pushed through controversial Sunday parking charges in Harrogate, following a year of fierce debate.

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Motorway roadworks for the week ahead.

Motorway roadworks in West Yorkshire

Motorists could face disruption when Highways England carries out planned roadworks on motorways across the region next week.

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Government urged to prioritise North’s HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme

Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said.

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Roadworks

TRAFFIC: Roadworks in Yorkshire this week

The following roadworks are planned in Yorkshire during the coming week:-

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Railway lines reopened after lorry crashed into bridge

Railway lines reopened after lorry crashed into bridge

Trains were disrupted in West Yorkshire this morning after a lorry collided with a bridge at Outwood.

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Woman trapped when bus and truck crashed in Rastrick

A woman was trapped in the wreckage when a recovery truck carrying a vehicle and a single decker bus collided.

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Traffic in Huddersfield Road, Brighouse

Funding for Brighouse bypass study

The future of the A641 through Brighouse and plans for a bypass will be discussed by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority Investment committee.

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Delays on M62 roundabout after burst water main

Delays on M62 roundabout after burst water main

Emergency repairs will force parts of a key roundabout off the M62 to shut from tomorrow.

Transport
Vehicle fire causing M62 motorway delays

Vehicle fire causing M62 motorway delays

Motorists could face rush hour delays after a vehicle caught fire on the motorway.

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Roadworks

TRAVEL: 23 Yorkshire roadworks suspended for Bank Holiday weekend

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