Transport

Good news for M1 and M62 commuters in West Yorkshire

Yorkshire drivers will benefit from major upgrades to two important junctions in the region.

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The campaign looks to improve safety for cyclists on the roads.

Should drivers give way to cyclists when turning left?

Fresh calls have been made for changes to the Highway Code which could improve the safety for cyclists at road junctions.

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Traffic queues after RTA on M62 near Brighouse.

Proposals for new M62 junction and Brighouse bypass

‘Intervention of a significant scale’ on the transport network in Brighouse will be needed to meet the demand of more than 3,000 homes in Brighouse and Rastrick.

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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.

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Biggest train fare rise in three years coming next month

Biggest train fare rise in three years coming next month

Train fares will go up by an average of 2.3% next month, the rail industry has announced. It is the largest rise in three years and will take effect from January 2.

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Fire crews were called to the incident at around 8am this morning.

Fire crews free trapped motorist

The fire service used cutting equipment to free a motorist that had become trapped following a car crash earlier today.

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Severe rush hour delays on M62

Severe rush hour delays on M62

Motorists are being warned of severe delays this rush hour due to emergency repairs on the M62.

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Crash road closure

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.

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Revealed: The UK’s worst traffic hotspots

Revealed: The UK’s worst traffic hotspots

Britain’s worst traffic hotspots have been revealed.

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Trains delayed and cancelled in Leeds and Yorkshire after derailment

Train services in Leeds and across the region are being delayed and cancelled after a derailment at a Scottish depot.

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13-mile queue as big freeze brings travel misery to Yorkshire

MOTORISTS faced a nightmare commute this morning, with sub-zero temperatures and a spate of accidents and breakdowns bringing traffic to a standstill on two of Yorkshire’s main routes.

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Traffic jam on the motorway. Picture: Mark Bickerdike

Motorway roadworks in Yorkshire

These are the planned roadworks for the motorways and major A roads in the Yorkshire region for the week ahead.

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Rush hour delays for commuters on M62 motorway near Leeds

TRAFFIC ALERT: Rush hour delays for commuters on M62 motorway near Leeds

Commuters face delays after a crash on the M62 motorway in West Yorkshire this morning (Monday).
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Queuing traffic and severe delays on M62

Queuing traffic and severe delays on M62

Commuters are being warned of severe delays on the M62 this afternoon due around Chain Bar and Tingley.

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Where will mobile speed cameras be this week?

Where will mobile speed cameras be this week?

Mobile speed cameras will be at the following locations around Calderdale this week.

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Pensioner injured in collision with car

A woman pedestrian in her 70s was taken to hospital with head and leg injuries after being in collision with a car.

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Train & travel news

Crash on M1 leads to long delays for commuters

There are 12 miles of queuing traffic on the M1 southbound this morning following a crash involving two cars and three lorries.

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The traffic on M1 southbound at J35 and theA629 (Rotherham) is very slow traffic and heavier than usual

Road closed in Sowerby after crash

A road is currently closed in Sowerby following a crash this afternoon.

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Traffic latest: Heavy delays clearing on M62 after eight-vehicle crash

Traffic latest: Heavy delays clearing on M62 after eight-vehicle crash

Commuters using motorways in West Yorkshire this morning faced heavy delays after an eight-vehicle crash on the M62.

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Men bailed after crash on Leeds Kirkstall Road that killed cyclist UPDATED

A cyclist has died and a man is in intensive care after a serious crash in Leeds that caused traffic chaos.

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